Thursday, 9 April 2015

9th April, 2015 Beachy Head Sunny and warm with sea fog. E2

Still mist out to sea which spread onto the Headland during the morning. Even so, we managed a sea-watch from 06.55-09.30 and enjoyed a reasonable watch but little of quality. Also visited Belle Tout wood and Shooters Bottom.

Diver Sp 1 E
Great-crested Grebe 2
Brent Goose 792 E
Shelduck 5 E
Teal 14 E
Shoveler 2 E
Mallard 2 E
Common Scoter 483 E
Red-breasted Merganser 19 E
Sanderling 1 E
Kittiwake 80 E
Little Gull 15 E
Sandwich Tern 110 E
Kestrel 1
Swallow 1 In
Wheatear 4
Blackcap 1
Chiffchaff 10
Raven 1


Brent Geese on the move

Female Blackcap in Shooters Bottom.