Thursday, 7 April 2011

7th April, 2011.Beachy Head. Cold at first becoming fine & sunny.

RDME covered virtually all the sites on the Headland including the Cliff Path. He also met up with PN who covered some of the areas. Fall of Willow Warblers:

Common Buzzard 1 (PN)
Collared Dove 2
Tawny Owl 1
Swallow 5
Wheatear 6
Blackcap 2
Chiffchaff 5
Willow Warbler Approx. 50 (including 1 acredula type in the Old Trapping Area, with darkish legs, almost entirely grey and white just a hint of colour in lower cheeks, primaries and poss. undertail coverts.) RDME & PN.
Raven 1
Corn Bunting 1

Peacock 2
Small Tortoiseshell 1