Winter Gannets

1st December 2021 – sun and showers NW4/5/6
Observations over the sea (0830-1030) produced 19 Shag, 9 Kittiwake, 9 Red-throated Diver, 5 Common Scoter, 3 Gannet and 2 Red-breasted Merganser.
A colour ringed Brent Goose had previously been ringed at Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland on 16th October 2007 and has been seen at Walney every winter since.