Berry Head

Some good visible migration for an hour or so with a couple of hundred Swallows, and a few House Martin and Sand Martin mixed in. 100+ Meadow Pipits, 2 Tree Pipits, 3 Grey Wagtails 10 'alba' Wagtails, 150 Linnets and 100+ Goldfinches a few Skylark and Chaffinch higher up. Also a flock of 8 Jay flying high over the quarry suddenly dropped in to the sycamore copse. 

Around the headland: 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Firecrest, 20+ Chiffchaff, 8 Goldcrest, 4 Blackcap, 8 Stonechat, 3 Wheatear (photo below). 

Wheatear 1cy Berry Head 27 Sept 2014 ML

Posted September 27th, 2014 at 1:22 pm by Mike Langman in Bird News