Hooded Crow

27th September 2013 – overcast SE2/3/4
A check over the sea produced 130 Common Scoter, 3 Red-throated Diver, 2 Sandwich Tern and 2 Razorbill.
Grounded Migrants
Again birds were thinly scattered with just 10 Robin, 3 Chiffchaff and 2 Song Thrush logged.
Diurnal Migration
Diurnal passage continues to dominate with 900 Meadow Pipit, 230 Pink-footed Goose, 60 Linnet, 30 Pied/White Wagtail, 22 Swallow, 20 Skylark, 10 Chaffinch and 2 Grey Wagtail recorded.
A Hooded Crow was perhaps the itinerant individual seen earlier in the year. Also seen were 2 Raven and a Merlin.