Velvet Scoters

1st February 2010 - overcast showers WNW1/2/3
Morning observations were highlighted by 2 northbound female Velver Scoter along with 18 Razorbill, 16 Red-throated Diver, 12 Common Scoter and a Merlin that flew in off the sea.
Grounded Migrants
Another influx of thrushes saw 32 Redwing and 19 Fieldfare logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
The Brent Goose flock contained 44 pale-bellied birds and other sightings included 2 Scaup and 2 Greenshank.
A Water Rail called.