Diurnal movement begins to build

13th September 2014 – hazy sun ESE3/2/1
A glance over the sea provided 50 Common Scoter and a Gannet.
Grounded Migrants
Variety was the order of the day with 19 Robin, 6 Chiffchaff, 5 Wheatear, 5 Goldcrest, 3 Coal Tit, 2 Willow Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap and 2 Sedge Warbler logged.
Diurnal Migration
An Osprey headed south and the skies also produced 2500 Meadow Pipit, 162 Pink-footed Goose, 75 Linnet, 18 Skylark, 15 Tree Sparrow, 12 Grey Wagtail, 8 Pied/White Wagtail and a Tree Pipit .
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Curlew Sandpiper and a Little Stint.
A Barn Owl hunted at dawn.