Garganey reappears

20th May 2024 – sunny spells E1/2
Observations over the sea (0545-0645) produced 310 Sandwich Tern, 87 Kittiwake, 55 Common Scoter, 44 Gannet, 4 Red-throated Diver, 3 Little Tern, 2 Arctic Skua, 2 Manx Shearwater and 2 Guillemot
Grounded Migrants
Sightings were limited to single Blackcap and Willow Warbler.
Wildfowl and Waders
The male Garganey put in a reappearance and the Brent Goose flock held 32 dark-bellied and 2 pale-bellied birds.
The Hooded Crow continues its residency.
Butterflies and Moths
The first Common Blue was on the wing.