When the north wind blows!

21st April 2021 – overcast NE3/4
Please note that South Walney Nature Reserve is open though the hides and visitor centre remain closed to comply with social distancing measures, please remember the rule of six.
Again quieter than of late over the sea with observations (0645-0745) producing 147 Sandwich Tern, 50 Common Scoter, 38 Gannet, 15 Guillemot, 15 Razorbill, 12 Red-throated Diver and 2 Puffin.
Grounded Migrants
Limited to 3 Wheatear, 3 Willow Warbler and a Blackcap.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 6 Whimbrel.
A Merlin was the best of the rest.