Whooper Swans on the move

4th November 2015 – overcast/misty murk E2/3
Newly grounded birds involved 46 Redwing, 33 Blackbird, 17 Fieldfare, 7 Goldcrest, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Song Thrush and single Blackcap and Mistle Thrush.
Diurnal Migration
The improvement in visibility saw 45 Pink-footed Goose, 44 Whooper Swan, 18 Meadow Pipit and single Siskin, Lesser Redpoll and Brambling logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 9 Greenshank and a Black-tailed Godwit.
At least one Water Rail remains.