7th September 2015

More decent action on the sea this morning in moderate north-westerlies, with a Balearic Shearwater, a juvenile Long-tailed Skua and 44 Sooty Shearwaters the pick of a 4.5 hour morning session (MJP, JS, CW).

Lesser Redpoll (Lucy Murgatroyd)

Lesser Redpoll (Lucy Murgatroyd)

Late news from yesterday (6th) includes a Great Northern Diver and four Sooty Shearwaters past the Brigg, while the FBOG ringers trapped a total of 33 birds (30 ringed, three re-traps) in Parish Wood: Willow Warbler 2, Chiffchaff 1, Blackcap 1, Whitethroat 1, Lesser Redpoll 1, Coal Tit 1, Blue Tit 6 (2), Great Tit 2 (1), Greenfinch 1, Robin 2, Wren 6, Dunnock 4, Blackbird 2.