Little Owls breed successfully

29th July 2017 – sunny spells SW4
A check of the sea on the falling tide (0730-0930) produced 174 Common Scoter, 57 Gannet, 57 Manx Shearwater, 16 Sandwich Tern and an Arctic Tern.
Grounded Migrants
Willow Warbler continue to trickle through.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 2 Black-tailed Godwit.
Breeding Birds
The last known pair of Little Owl on the island have fledged at least one youngster.
Small Wainscot and Twin-spot Carpet were new for the year.