Little Stint still remain

10th September 2014 – hazy sun ESE1/2
A check over the sea revealed a feeding flock of 23 Sandwich Tern.
Grounded Migrants
Newly grounded birds involved 8 Robin 7 White Wagtail, 7 Wheatear and single Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Whinchat and Whitethroat.
Diurnal Migration
A slight increase in movement provided 140 Meadow Pipit, 130 Swallow, 25 Pied/White Wagtail, 5 Tree Sparrow and a Grey Wagtail.
Wildfowl and Waders
At least 3 Little Stint remain and other waders included 12000 Oystercatcher and 5 Black-tailed Godwit.
At least 20 Little Egret are now present across the island.