Greenshank numbers begin to build

2nd July 2011 – bright and sunny SW1/2
Grounded Migrants
A further trickle of summer migrants produced 5 Willow Warbler and a Redstart.
Diurnal Migration
A group of 8 Sand Martin headed purposefully south and a solitary Swift flew through.
Wildfowl and Waders
A Common Sandpiper and 6 Greenshank were amongst 36 Redshank.
A V Pug and Sandy Carpet were both new for the year.