Pochard new for year

7th October 2019 – rain at times SSE4/5
Seawatching was again to the fore and the long range forecast suggests this will remain the theme for the week ahead. Observations ahead of the next rain band (0800-1000) produced 145 Common Scoter, 27 Wigeon, 10 Gannet, 6 Razorbill, 3 Red-throated Diver and single Great Skua, Tufted Duck and Pochard.