Curlew Sandpiper remains

13th September 2015 – bright and sunny after early cloud SE5/4/3/2
Only 20 Common Scoter, 11 Sandwich Tern, 8 Gannet and 3 Kittiwake were recorded.
Grounded Migrants
Although 18 White Wagtail and 18 Robin were logged additional sightings were limited to 6 Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff and single Yellow Wagtail, Whitethroat, Willow Warbler and Goldcrest.
Diurnal Migration
Further light passage produced 64 Swallow, 32 Meadow Pipit, 10 Pied/Wagtail, 5 Grey Wagtail, 3 Siskin, 3 Lesser Redpoll and a Yellow Wagtail.
Wildfowl and Waders
The redhead Goosander remains in residence and waders included 1525 Redshank, 795 Turnstone, 22 Greenshank and single Curlew Sandpiper and Whimbrel.
At least 23 Little Egret were seen and additional sightings included 2 Raven and a Merlin.
Butterflies and Moths
Migrants involved Red Admiral, Painted Lady and Silver Y.