Velvet Scoter makes it onto the year list

20th September 2012 – overcast WSW3/4
Observations (1115-1215) were led by a drake Velvet Scoter, also seen were 16 Common Scoter, 12 Red-throated Diver, 10 Guillemot, 3 Sandwich Tern and 2 Razorbill.
Grounded Migrants
Only evidence by 2 Goldcrest and 2 Wheatear.
Diurnal Migration
A few Swallow and Meadow Pipit were on the move.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 550 Golden Plover and a Black-tailed Godwit.
At least 12 Little Egret were along the eastern shore, including a colour-ringed individual. A Peregrine was the best of the rest.