Great Northern Diver

18th November 2017 – overcast/showers NW4
Early morning observations (0800-0900) produced 156 Common Scoter, 130 Kittiwake, 19 Razorbill, 6 Red-throated Diver and 2 Gannet. The eastern shore added single Great Northern Diver and Red-throated Diver at high tide.
Wildfowl and Waders
The Brent Goose held 297 pale-bellied birds and the 7 Barnacle Geese and female Scaup remain. Waders included 1000 Golden Plover, 10 Greenshank and 3 Black-tailed Godwit.
A Barn Owl was seen and the Twite flock increased to 60 birds.