Mammalian highlight

30th April 2010 – overcast W1/2
A quick check over the sea early morning yielded a dark phase Arctic Skua along with 40 Common Scoter, 30 Sandwich Tern, 10 Gannet, 4 Guillemot and a single Red-breasted Merganser.
Grounded Migrants
Newly arrived birds were limited to a handful of Willow Warbler, Wheatear and Blackcap.
Wildfowl and Waders
A flock of 50 Whimbrel roosted over the tide.
Two Roe Deer, an unusual sight on the island, were the highlight of the day.