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Wednesday, 3 February 2016

Wednesday 3rd February 2016



Distinctly colder this morning. 2 Bean Geese south offshore were notable as was a Pom Skua north as they have been thin over the ocean this winter. Southbound 419 Red-throated Divert, 9 Golden Plover, 6 Guillemot, 5 Brent, 3 Shelduck, 2 Oyk & 2 Dunlin plus northbound 84 Red-throats, 9 Brent Pintail & Razorbill so far. The male Collared Dove who had his mate eaten by a Sparrowhawk hasn't acquired a new one yet.

Ringing: 1 chaffinch