Friday, 14 August 2015

14th August, 2015 Beachy Head Early morning fog, overcast and humid. SW 3

Arrived to a foggy headland which took over an hour to clear. Covered majority of the sites but generally very quiet for migrants.

Sparrowhawk 1
Kestrel 1
Peregrine 2
Whimbrel 1 on the lawn at Birling
Nightingale 1 croaking
Wheatear 1
Sedge Warbler 1
Reed Warbler 3
Common Whitethroat 22
Blackcap 1
Willow Warbler 8
Raven 1

Sparrowhawk with prey

Whimbrel on the lawn at Birling


Just a handful of Willow Warblers present today.

Reed Warbler at Birling