First Brent Geese arrive

25th September 2014 – overcast WNW 3/4
A couple of checks over the sea revealed small numbers of Gannet, Manx Shearwater, Red-throated Diver, Common Scoter and Razorbill.
Grounded Migrants
Only evidenced by a handful of Chiffchaff and Goldcrest
Wildfowl and Waders
The first group of 13 pale-bellied Brent Geese have returned and waders included 10 Greenshank.
Raptors included Merlin, Sparrowhawk and Kestrel.