Berry Hd

Berry Head trawler

Trawler returning with a mass of Gulls Gannets.

Seawatching 0615-1715hrs a great mixture of species and some really good birds: Grey Phalarope 1, Long-tailed Skua 8 (all juvs plus a 2s) , plus 4 probables juvs, Pomarine Skua 6 (1s to sub-adults as expected - juvs not normally seen until very end of Sep), Arctic Skua 134 mostly ads/imm not many juvs, Great Skua 66, Black Tern 1, Sooty Shearwater 9, Balearic Shearwater 53, Manx Shearwater 2300+, Strom Petrel 1, Arctic Tern 11 virtually all juvs, Common Tern  241, 'Commic' Tern 87,  Little Gull 1 juv, Whimbrel 5 Curlew 1, Turnstone 1, Dunlin 1, Swift 1, Pied Flycatcher 1, Wheatear 2. Harbour Porpoise 3+.

Many obs through the day

 

Posted August 27th, 2012 at 1:52 pm by Mike Langman in Bird News