Sightings at Prawle Saturday 26 January 2013

Seawatching in far from ideal conditions (sunny and slight WNW breeze) from 8.30 to 10am immediately produced a spectacle of 100's of Gannets diving off the point in feeding frenzy with at least 16 Bottle-Nosed Dolphins in feeding formation and acrocbatics.Lovely . Min 1000 auks west plus 2 x Balearic Shearwaters , I x wp Black Throated Diver close west and I x Med Gull adult wp. 

At Langerstone 2 Purple Sandpipers ( advice-wear wellies along front ) At Horsley Cove the 2 x Water Pipits showed well plus possible Littoralis sp  with Rock and Meadow pipits, grey wags and 3 Chiffchaffs ( 1 x possible Siberian). A good start to the year.

Posted January 26th, 2013 at 7:41 pm in Bird News