Friday, 11 March 2016


Today was the first nice day in a while. A few birds had clearly arrived with 12 Common Scoter, the female Hen Harrier, a female Merlin, 4 Snipe, a Woodcock, a 2nd winter Mediterranean Gull in Jack Sound with a dozen Black-headed Gulls, 1 Skylark, 3 Redwing, a Firecrest in North Valley, 2 Blue Tit, 6 Chaffinch, 1 Goldfinch and 4 Linnet. See our Recent Sightings tab on the Skomer blog for regular updates and photos.