Sunday 26 May 2024

Sunday 26th May

A female Eider joined the regular five birds (three imm ♂ and two ♀) on Finger Point over the high tides. Also in the estuary counts of 73 Dunlin63 Sanderling10 Whimbrel, four Ringed and two Grey Plover, four Bar-tailed Godwit and a Knot.

Elsewhere 35 Manx Shearwaternine Sandwich Tern, six Great Northern and three Red-throated Diver where offshore and single House Martin, Rook and Yellow Wagtail.

Other Wildlife: The distinctive larval case of Pistol Case-bearer Coleophora anatipennella was discovered on Blackthorn next to the Car Park, a new species for the Recording Area.

Pistol Case-bearer - Kevin Rylands

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