Seabirds and waders

3rd June 2020 – early rain clearing NE2/3
Please note that South Walney Nature Reserve is still unfortunately closed to vehicles until further notice.
A check of the sea (0715-0815) produced 52 Common Scoter, 40 Sandwich Tern, 35 Gannet, 34 Manx Shearwater, 11 Guillemot and a Fulmar.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 8000 Knot and 32 Grey Plover.
Breeding Birds
Herons have again bred successfully on the island with 6 juveniles seen.