Moth provides the highlight

24th June 2016 – sunny spells SW2
A quick check of the sea (1215-1245) produced 50 Manx Shearwater, 5 Gannet and 3 Sandwich Tern.
Wildfowl and waders
Waders included 2450 Knot.
Breeding Birds
The first Shelducklings have finally emerged.
A total of 43 species were attracted to the moth trap overnight. An Obscure Wainscot would appear to be the first island record while new for the year included Garden Tiger, Drinker and Burnished Brass.
Obscure Wainscot.