Meadow Pipit passage begins to build

11th September 2014 – hazy sun ESE1/2
A check over the sea revealed a small feeding flock of Sandwich Tern.
Grounded Migrants
Newly grounded birds involved 6 Robin, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Goldcrest and single Stonechat, Sedge Warbler and Reed Warbler.
Diurnal Migration
A further increase in movement provided 800 Meadow Pipit, 23 Pied/White Wagtail. 10 Swallow, 4 Skylark and a Tree Sparrow.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 4 Black-tailed Godwit and a Little Stint.
A Peregrine was best of the rest.