Diurnal migration to the fore

27th September 2014 – sunny spells S3
Grounded Migrants
Grounded birds included 31 Robin, 5 Goldcrest and a Chiffchaff.
Diurnal Migration
Passage through the morning involved 1000 Meadow Pipit, 450 Linnet, 180 Skylark, 80 Pied/White Wagtail, 50 Pink-footed Goose, 21 Chaffinch, 16 Swallow, 11 Reed Bunting, 4 Grey Wagtail and 4 Tree Sparrow.
Wildfowl and Waders
Wildfowl included 660 Wigeon and 2 Pintail.
Little Egrets continue to show and raptors included Sparrowhawk and Kestrel.