Sunday, 7 November 2010

Start Point

Fairly bright but Start Point exposed to a raw moderate to fresh north-northwest wind this morning. Found a bit of shelter below the car park at the top of Mattiscombe Valley and did a vis mig watch from 07:00-09:00, all birds going north up the valley.
Golden Plover, Collared Dove, 13 Stock Dove, 26 Skylark, 15 Meadow Pipit, 8 Pied Wagtail, 164 Goldfinch, 30 Linnet, 409 Chaffinch, 14 Brambling, 6 Starling and 3 Reed Bunting.
Quck look at Start Farm revaled just a handful of Song Thrushes, Blackbirds and Redwings.