Second wave of Fieldfare

13th November 2022 – overcast/murky then sunny spells ESE3/4
A morning check of the sea saw just 5 Common Scoter, 4 Red-breasted Merganser and a Red-throated Diver appearing through the gloom.
Grounded Migrants
Early morning thrushes involved 16 Blackbird, 2 Song Thrush and a Redwing.
Diurnal Migration
The skies provided the most activity with evidence of movement provided by 2000 Starling, 630 Fieldfare, 240 Jackdaw, 200 Pink-footed Geese, 32 Meadow Pipit, 29 Carrion Crow, 21 Skylark, 13 Siskin, 13 Whooper Swan, 8 Reed Bunting, 7 Rook, 3 Stock Dove, 2 Lesser Redpoll and 2 Mistle Thrush.
Raptors involved Merlin, Sparrowhawk and Kestrel while a Water Rail was the best of the rest.