Wheatear quickly move on

27th April 2022 – sunny spells ENE1/2
Sightings over the sea on the rising tide (0630-0730) included 235 Sandwich Tern, 100 Common Scoter, 60 Gannet, 12 Guillemot, 11 Red-throated Diver and an Arctic Skua.
Grounded Migrants
Yesterday’s Wheatear influx quickly moved on with just 9 birds logged. Also seen were 7 Willow Warbler and a Chiffchaff.
Diurnal Migration
A group of 14 Pink-footed Geese headed north and a further trickle of Swallow was noted.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 18 Whimbrel.
The Hooded Crow continues in residence.