Saturday 9 April 2016

Saturday 9th April

On the biggest tide of the year 190 Oystercatcher and 82 Curlew were roosting on Warren Point, with other wader counts limited to 76 Turnstone, 28 Redshank, two Sanderling, two Whimbrel and single Greenshank, Grey and Ringed Plover. Also in the estuary 10 Sandwich Tern, the Slavonian Grebe and three Tufted Duck (mmf), the first if the year. Elsewhere 10 Willow Warbler, three Blackcap and two Wheatear were welcome migrants with five Swallow overhead and a Great Northern Diver offshore.

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