Pink-footed Geese flood south

21st September 2014 – overcast NE2/3
A few Sandwich Tern continue to linger over the sea.
Grounded Migrants
Grounded birds included 60 Robin, 24 Goldcrest, 5 Chiffchaff, 3 Stonechat and single Wheatear, Willow Warbler and Song Thrush.
Diurnal Migration
Pink-footed Geese were on the move from first light with 2120 birds logged, also seen were 4000 Meadow Pipit, 150 Skylark, 80 Swallow, 33 Tree Sparrow, 18 Pied/White Wagtail, 3 Grey Wagtail and a Tree Pipit.
A ringtail Hen Harrier was the best of the rest.