Willow Warbler continues to linger

23rd November 2010 – sunny spells N1/2
Grounded Migrants
The Willow Warbler – the latest ever recorded – continues to linger.
Diurnal Migration
A light early morning movement consisted of 5 Siskin, 5 Greenfinch, 3 Tree Sparrow, 2 Redpoll, 2 Rock Pipit and 2 Chaffinch.
Wildfowl and Waders
A further increase in the size of the Brent Goose flock was noted with 102 pale-bellied birds present.
A Water Rail and 8 Twite were seen.
The moth trap provided Winter Moth and Chestnut the first attractions since the beginning of the month.