Berry Head

 started with a seawtch 0630-0830: 3 ad pale Pomarine Skuas, 9 Puffin, 6 Great Northern Divers, 25 Manx Shearwaters,  180+ Auks>S,  2 Shelduck >N.

Also around headland: 1 Yellow Wagtail,1 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Sedge Warbler, 5 Blackcap, 2 Swift, 6 House Martin, 35 Swallow and a Tawny Owl roosting in the quarry. An odd singing Chiffchaff that initially sounded very like the start of Iberian Chiffchaff song without the final stuttering rattle but it then slipped regularly into Common Chiffchaff song see video below. 

Yellow Wagtail Berry Hd 10 May 2015 ML     

Aboveleft :  Yellow Wagtail.  Above right :  Odd Chiffchaff song click on picture for video

Posted May 10th, 2015 at 7:41 pm by Mike Langman in Bird News