Tuesday, 25 August 2015

25th August, 2015 Beachy Head Clear at first becoming overcast with rain later. W to S 5 gusting 6

Another windy day which made birding difficult on the headland. Covered a number of sites but very few birds could be found in the bushes. A short sea-watch for 15 minutes failed to produce any movement.

Common Buzzard 1
Kestrel 1
Red-legged Partridge 1 calling
Swallow 20
Meadow Pipit 20
Yellow Wagtail 17
Pied Wagtail 5
Common Redstart 1 male
Whinchat 3
Wheatear 6
Common Whitethroat 8
Raven 1


Whinchat in Shooters Bottom

Male Wheatear at Birling