Saturday, 5 August 2017
Friday 4th August
Selected counts during high tide included 54 Dunlin, 22 Ringed Plover, four Whimbrel, four Sanderling, a Greenshank and the first of the autumn, a Common Snipe flew over The Bight. Also 85 Sandwich Tern, 52 Common Tern (plus 5 'commic' tern), three Mediterranean Gull, two Roseate Tern and a Little Tern.
Early morning at sea, 11 Arctic Skua and a Great Skua. Overhead passage totals of 32 Swift, 21 Swallow and single House Martin and Yellow Wagtail. Two Willow Warbler were in the bushes.