6th August 2020 – overcast/mist/fog SE1
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.
Warblers were on the move with 15 Willow Warbler, 15 Sedge Warbler, 6 Whitethroat and single Lesser Whitethroat and Garden Warbler logged along with a Whinchat.
There was little evidence of visible migration with just 2 Swift logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 1000 Dunlin, 19 Greenshank and 3 Whimbrel.
Two Raven and a Peregrine were the best of the rest.
The first Migrant Hawker are now on the wing.