Saturday, 10 September 2011

Start Point

07.15 - 11.00 Strong SW, moderate to good visibility. Distinctly quiet compared with the movements further north east:
5 Storm Petrels, 4 Balearic Shearwaters, 10+ Manx Shearwaters, 1 Great Skua, 1 light ad. and 1 dark ad. Arctic Skua, 8 Razorbill as well as plenty of Gannets all SW. 2 Turnstone and 2 Wheatear on rocks. Garden Warbler, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff and 2 Willow Warbler in lighthouse tamarisks, 1 Yellow Wagtail over. Not a single Kittiwake.