Berry Head - take 2

Seawatch 10:00-15:15: wind S gradually veering NW, some rain/drizzle, clearing. All south: Red-throated Diver, 3 Pomarine Skuas, 8 Arctic Skuas, 13 Bonxies, 4 Common Scoter, 2 Eider, 22 Teal, 3 Balearic Shearwaters, 2 Manx Shearwaters (rather unexpected), 303 Kittiwakes (18% juvs), 5 Common Gulls, 3 Mediterranean Gulls ( ad, 1w, 2w), Grey Heron (heading straight out), 70 Razorbills, 5 Guillemots, Constant passage of hirundines heading out in waves (mixture of Swallows and House Martins) and the star bird, a Hobby briefly insecting over the headland in the drizzle.

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Posted October 11th, 2012 at 6:19 pm by Mark Darlaston in Bird News