Bald Eagle Florida Nov 2017

09 April, 2017

An hour sea watch from Climping Beach at 08-00 in a fine bright morning with a nice south easterly breeze. Combined total's below

Sandwich Tern - 22e 7w
Brent Geese - c.160e
Whimbrel - 1e
Shelduck - 2w
Fulmar - 1e
Gannet - 5e 3w
Meditteranean Gull - 14e
Oystercatcher - 11w 2e
Great-crested Grebe - 5 os
Red-breasted Merganser - 2 os
Wheatear - 7
Whitethroat - 1
Reed Warbler - 1
Linnet - c.75
Willow Warbler - 6
Chiffchaff - present
Blackcap -
Cetti's Warbler - 1
Stonechat - 1
Reed Bunting - 1
Treecreeper - 1
Coot - 2
Swallow - 10
Stock Dove - 8
Kestrel - 1

Saturday 8th April - A Tawny Owl heard from the back of the golf course, the first Reed Warbler of the year in the area along with a Coot. 2 Red-throated Diver flying east close inshore and 6 Grey Plover, in a fairly disappointing day.