Saturday, 16 April 2016

16th April 2016 Beachy Head Sunny periods warm NW 1

A fairly brief visit and we covered Birling lane and Birling to Belle Tout loop, and the Old Trapping Area. Met up with LP who was covering several sites on the Headland and KG who had visited Cow Gap. Very little in the way of migrants with 20 Swallows and 3 House Martins arriving and headed off N.

Sparrowhawk 1
Common Buzzard 4
Kestrel 1
Mediterranean Gull 1 E
Swallow 20 in and then N
House Martin 3 in and then N
Common Whitethroat 3
Blackcap 2
Chiffchaff 2
Willow Warbler 5
Raven 1
Linnet 40

Male Blackcap at Birling