A calm Torbay enabled a good look at the sea starting at Preston and finishing at Broadsands the bay totals were: 21 Great Northern Divers, 1 drake Velvet Scoter Goodrington), 6 Common Scoter, 5 Black-necked Grebes (Broadsands), 1 Red-breasted Merganser (once regular in numbers in Torbay now occasional visitor this bird at Broadsands) 16 Great Crested Grebes.

At Broadsands the Yellow-browed Warbler was still present, also 2 Firecrests, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 5 Cirl Bunting and 1 Reed Bunting.  

Posted December 11th, 2015 at 10:06 am by Mike Langman in Bird News