Fewer seabirds

30th June 2020 – overcast WSW3
Please note that South Walney Nature Reserve is now open though the hides, visitor centre and toilets remain closed to comply with social distancing measures.
A check of the sea (1200-1300) produced just 36 Common Scoter, 21 Sandwich Tern, 9 Gannet, 2 Little Tern and 2 Razorbill.
Breeding Birds
Productivity amongst the Eider colony continues to provide concern with just 17 young counted.
A group of 8 Raven were logged.