Berry Hd & Clennon Valley

Thick drizzly, mist/fog this morning the only sign of any movement was during a couple of brief clearences of the mist:

There was a mass movement south of Kittiwakes coming out of Torbay; 2236 on the click counter, 100+ Gannets and 1 Sandwich Tern in a 20 minute break in the weather. 

Overhead: 1 Tree Pipit, 8 Skylark, 26 alba Wagtails, 3 Song Thrush, 1 Grey Wagtail, 61 House Martin, 22 Swallow,40 Goldfinch, 3 Siskin and 4 Chaffinch.

Around Headland: 1 Ring Ouzel,14 Chiffchaff, 12 Goldcrest, 11 Blackcap, 4 Wheatear, 2 Coal Tit, 2 Stonechat.

 

Clennon Valley: Cetti's Warbler still around 2nd Pond, just 2 Chiffchaffs, 3 Goldcrest, 1 Blackcap, 2 Little Egrets, 1 Pintail, 4 Shoveler, 2 Water Rail and a 2nd w Mediterranean Gull. No sign of the Yellow-browed Warbler yesterday or today it was apparently still present on Saturday morning.

Posted October 8th, 2012 at 2:28 pm by Mike Langman in Bird News