Saturday, 2 April 2011

Exmouth


Orcombe Point - Disappointing number of migrants in promising conditions this morning. 1 brambling, 1 willow warbler, 8+ chiffchaff, 2 swallow, 1 wheatear, 113+ kittiwake on nest ledges - off Sandy Bay.

Mudbank Lane - 8 pale-bellied brent goose, 79+ red-breasted merganser (single flock comprising several displaying males), ad sum mediterranean gull + prob fs/hybrid?, 9 common gull, 11 turnstone, c20+ sandwich tern