Sunday, 31 December 2017
Sunday 31st December
The year ended with a new site record; the after effects of the southern edge of storm Dylan saw 1346 Gannet head south before 10am, most in the first hour of daylight. Also moving south 360 Kittiwake, six Fulmar, 14 Great Northern and 14 Red-throated Diver. Later in the day three Pomarine and a Great Skua were offshore with three Great Northern and two Red-throated Diver. Elsewhere the Slavonian Grebe was in the estuary with 60 Great Black-backed Gull.