Berry Head

0700hrs-0930hrs Perhaps too clear today overhead migration was almost too high to see.Redpoll sp. 2, Meadow Pipit 24, Goldfinch 28, Linnet 7, Grey Wagtail 3, 'alba' Wagtail 9, Siskin 9, Starling 2, House Sparrow 4, Skylark 1.

Around the headland:Chiffchaff 12, Goldcrest 5, Coal Tit 3 (britannicus) , Blackcap 2.

Yesterday 0700-0930hrs, overhead: Meadow Pipit 16, Goldfinch 55, Linnet 13,Greenfinch 4, Grey Wagtail 2, 'alba' Wagtail 8, Rook 1.

Around Headland: Chiffchaff 18, Goldcrest 10, Willow Warbler 1, Blackcap 7, Whitethroat 1, Coal Tit 6 (one  - not bird in photograph below - looked particularly grey on upper parts in shade of quarry but on close inspection showed olive streaks on mantle).

 Coal Ti britannicus Berry Hd 25 Sep 2015 ML

Posted September 26th, 2015 at 11:48 am by Mike Langman in Bird News