A quiet day at last!

11th June 2012 – overcast NE1
A check over a calm sea (0730-0830) revealed just small numbers of Fulmar, Gannet, Sandwich Tern, Common Tern and Manx Shearwater.
Grounded Migrants
A Chiffchaff was the only evidence of newly arrived birds.
Diurnal Migration
Small numbers of House Martin continue to move through.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 115 Knot, 11 Sanderling and 4 Whimbrel.
The first Ingrailed Clay and Middle-barred Minor of the year have now emerged and immigrants involved 2 Diamond-backed Moth and a Silver Y.