Sunday, 24 October 2010

Prawle area

Water Pipit, just east of Langerstone Point, 22-24/10



Juvenile Pale-bellied Brent Goose, Horseley Cove, 23-24/10


24/10; Merlin, 32 Golden Plover, 23 Swallow, House Martin, Fieldfare, Brambling, 13 Siskin, Reed Bunting, Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, 6 Goldcrest.


23/10; Seawatch, 07.45 -10.00; Balearic Shearwater, 310 Gannet, 190+ Kittiwake.

Also; 6 Mediterranean Gull, Horseley Cove.


22/10; 9 Mediterranean Gulls, Horseley Cove (Site record - 2 ads, 5 2nd winter, 2 1st winter).


Footnote; It seems my report of the departure/demise of the House Finch were grossly exagerated - it being seen again on 22nd! (although I seem incapable of finding it myself at the moment!)