Sandwich Tern influx

1st April 2011 – overcast/murky/rain heavy at times S5/6
The sea provided the main interest with morning observations (0830-1000) producing a steady passage of Sandwich Tern with 210 birds logged, also seen were 35 Common Scoter, 32 Gannet, 14 Red-throated Diver, 11 Razorbill, 9 Guillemot and a Kittiwake.
Grounded Migrants
Four Redwing and single Fieldfare and Chiffchaff were the only newly grounded migrants.
Wildfowl and Waders
The Brent Goose flock held 112 pale-bellied individuals and other sightings included a late drake Pintail and a Black-tailed Godwit.
Two Little Egret and a Peregrine were also recorded