Purple Sandpiper

9th November 2018 – overcast SE5/6
Early morning observations (0815-0915) produced just 14 Razorbill, 12 Common Scoter and a Shag.
Grounded Migrants
Early morning thrushes involved 10 Fieldfare.
Wildfowl and Waders
Wildfowl included 5 Shoveler and 3 Scaup while 7 Greenshank, 4 Black-tailed Godwit and a Purple Sandpiper were the pick of the waders logged.
The Twite flock held 38 birds and single Merlin and Barn Owl were the best of the rest.
A Otter continued the recent run of annual sightings.