Wednesday, 14 March 2012

14th March, 2012 Beachy Head Overcast misty cool ENE 1-2

We sea-watched from 06.45-07.15. Met up with RHC & PN at Birling and covered the lane, walk upto Belle Tout Lighthouse and onto the wood and then walked the field:

Red Throated Diver 2 on the sea.
Snow Goose 6 flew in over the cliffs from the sea at Birling 
at 10.00 hrs, then flew around Birling before departing high 
SE at 10.10 hrs.
Sparrowhawk 1
Med. Gull 1 in fields at Birling
Razorbill 2 on the sea.
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 B/T wood.
Skylark 25 in field
Black Redstart 1 Hodcombe
Goldcrest 1
Raven 1
Goldfinch 25 in the field
Linnet 70 in the field

Six Snow Geese over Birling Gap