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Monday, 15 August 2016

Monday 15th August 2016


A little breeze from the north/east today produced 11 Cormorant, 11 Sandwich Tern, 8 Common Tern, 5 Teal, 5 Willow Warbler, 5 Common Whitethroat, 2 Redshank, 2 Green Woodpecker, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Great-spotted Woodpecker, 1 Common Gull and 1 Swallow.

A Common Whitethroat posing for the camera this morning.


Euzophera pinguis only turns up here very occasionally which is hardly surprising as we are not blessed with Ash here, which is its food plant.

Ringing: 7 birds ringed this morning including 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Wren, 1 Robin and 1 Green Woodpecker.