Berry Head

0830 - 1145hrs with DN. Large gathering of seabirds feeding at distance mainly Gannets & Kittiwakes the latter numbering at least 300 birds with a tight flock of 50+ birds just off the headland. Also singles of pale phase Pomarine Skua, Arctic Skua and Bonxie. No sign of Little Gull.

Dusky Warbler showing well, remaining loyal to the bracken and hedge line near the cattle trough in the far corner of the meadow, bird calling regularly. Nearby 6 Goldcrest, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Bullfinch, 6 Goldfinch & 10+ LT Tits. No overhead migration visible.

Posted November 12th, 2013 at 1:55 pm by Bill Macdonald in Bird News