Probably the island’s hottest day ever!

19th July 2022 – very hot and sunny V1/2/3
Early morning observations (0515-0730) before the conditions completely deteriorated with temperatures reaching 33C, produced 78 Manx Shearwater, 66 Common Scoter, 17 Sandwich Tern and 16 Gannet.
Diurnal Migration
Three Swift were seen.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 219 Dunlin, 4 Black-tailed Godwit and 3 Whimbrel.