Berry Head

Seawatch 10:00-12:00 in dire conditions (S F5-7 very wet): just one Manx Shearwater (in previous years we've seen big counts this time of year!), 6 Common Gulls, 69 Kittiwakes, 14 Sandwich Terns, Bonxie, Black-throated Diver (bp), distant diver sp. (looked RtD on size) and 4 Puffins in a trickle of Guillemots/Razorbills. Also one Grey Seal and 3+ Harbour Porpoise.

A few migrants coming in off the sea Swallows and Meadow Pipits. Also a few Willow/chiffs, Blackcaps hiding in the bushes in the quarry and a Lesser Whitethroat in sub-song.

Posted April 13th, 2013 at 4:32 pm by Mark Darlaston in Bird News