Spring draws to a close

22nd May 2016 – sunny spells W1
Variety was the order of the day during a early morning seawatch (0800-0900) with 240 Common Scoter, 15 Guillemot, 8 Arctic Tern, 7 Gannet, 6 Manx Shearwater, 5 Kittiwake, 2 Little Tern and 2 Sandwich Tern logged.
Grounded Migrants
Limited to single Spotted Flycatcher and Chiffchaff.
Diurnal Migration
Swallows still trickle through.
Wildfowl and Waders
At least 3000 Sanderling remain.