Friday, 10 September 2010

Start Point

06:00-11:00 (Lighthouse/Start Farm/Down Valley/Mattiscombe Valley).

100% cloud cover, fresh south-west wind. Little shelter for passerines except the lighthouse road.

Spotted Redshank ( unexpected - flew through top fields calling ), Sparrowhawk ( lighthouse early am ), 10 Stock Dove, Swift, 280 Swallow, 13 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Tree Pipit, 9 Wheatear, 4 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 8 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest.