1st June 2020 – bright and sunny SE2/3
After a two months closure due to lockdown the observatory has reopened, although with reduced capability. Please note that South Walney Nature Reserve is still unfortunately closed to vehicles until further notice.
A late Lesser Redpoll flew through.
Wildfowl and Waders
A drake Garganey was the pick of the wildfowl which also included single Wigeon and Shoveler. Waders were represented by a Little Stint along with an impressive 8000 Knot and 100 Sanderling.
The long-staying Hooded Crow is still in residence.
A family group of Raven were seen.