Early morning visit with Dave Norman in difficult conditions with a blustery E-NE wind.

3+ Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Wheatear, 4+ Chiffchaff, 2 Grey Wagtail, 60+ House Martin, 2 Whinchat, a Treepipit and an early Black Redstart.

At Pig Nose Valley: 8+ Chiffchaff, 10+ Blackcap, 2 Whinchat, 5 Wheatear & lots of Meadow Pipits (No sign of the Wryneck reported yesterday).

Stopped off at South Huish Marsh on the way back but failed with the heron. Little Stint, 6 Dunlin, a Snipe, 2 Yellow Wagtail, 2+ Sand Martin and a fly over Hobby.

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 8:18 pm by Bill Macdonald in Bird News