Friday, 16 May 2014

16 May 2014 Beachy Head Cloud 1/8 NE2/3 becoming very warm

RDME covered the Belle Tout loop, Shooters Bottom, Old Trapping Area, Whitbread Hollow, Cow Gap and the Gully. He met up with NT at Birling lane.
Migrant numbers, other than the usual breeding birds, were again in short supply with a new Spotted Flycatcher and a Reed Warbler.

Stock Dove 1 singing at Birling
Swallow 4
Song Thrush 3
Reed Warbler 1
Garden Warbler 3
Blackcap only 1
Chiffchaff 3
Spotted Flycatcher 1
Raven 1
Corn Bunting 4

Peacock 1
Wall 1
Common Blue 1
Small Copper 1
Dingy Skipper 2