Friday, 1 August 2014

1 Aug 2014 Beachy Head Overcast with sunny periods, SW 3

Met up with RDME and LP and all the main sites on the Headland included Icky Ridge were covered. Just small numbers of night migrants seen and no sign of any diurnal passage noted.

Little Egret 1
Sparrowhawk 1
Kestrel 1
Peregrine 1
Whimbrel 1
Yellow-legged Gull 1 juv Birling field
Whinchat 2 Cornish Farm track
Nightingale 1
Sedge Warbler 2
Reed Warbler 6
Common Whitethroat 32
Chiffchaff 5
Willow Warbler 14
Raven 2

Sparrowhawk over Birling

Willow Warbler just 14 seen today

(taken by Laurence Pitcher)
Willow Warbler in Shooters Bottom on the 31st July.