Berry Head

Brief Seawatch this pm 3pm - 5pm

Large concentration of 'Commic' Terms from the headland, 300+ birds feeding with about a dozen Manx Shearwater, Gannets & Kittiwakes. Also 2 Black Tern lingering with at least 2 Arctic Tern and 6 Sandwich Tern. The circling Terns attracted a Bonxie and 3 Arctic Skua with 4 Balearic Shearwater. 

On the walk up from the quarry a Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Hummingbird Hawk Moth and flowering Autumn Ladys's Tresses.

Posted August 29th, 2014 at 9:59 pm by Bill Macdonald in Bird News