10 Rock Pipits
4 fly over Ring Necked Parakeets
1 Med. Gull
1 male Eastern Black Redstart
Eastern Black Redstart of the race phoenicuroides,
breeds in the mountains of Central Asia. It is a long
distant migrant and winters in the UAE.
DNA has shown that this race is nearer to Hodgsons
Redstart which is a short distant migrant and winters
This picture shows the diagnostic primary spacing ratio
with the large gap between p6 & p7 can be seen eliminating
the possibility of it being a hybrid between Common & Black
Upto 80 Sanderling were seen at Margate.