2nd April 2021 –bright and sunny NE2
Please note that South Walney Nature Reserve is open though the hides and visitor centre remain closed, please remember the rule of six.
An early morning check of the sea revealed 20 Sandwich Tern and 8 Shag.
Grounded Migrants
Conditions were not conducive to provide grounded birds and consequently sightings were limited to 4 Wheatear and a Chiffchaff.
Diurnal Migration
Sightings included 40 Pink-footed Goose, 40 Meadow Pipit, 2 Siskin and a Rook.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 3 Greenshank and a Shoveler was the pick of the wildfowl.
A flock of 60 Twite were logged.