Tuesday, 10 May 2016


Cuckoo and Firecrest both singing at the Obs today. Nice variety of other stuff including 34 Dunlin, two Bar-tailed Godwit, eight Whimbrel, a Short-eared Owl at South Pond, the first flyover Yellow Wagtail of the year (a whopping 26 days after the first of 2015 and 30 days later than one in 2014), two White Wagtail, the first Blackbird fledglings of the year, 24 Sedge Warbler, two Reed Warbler, two Blackcap, four Whitethroat, eight Chiffchaff, three Willow Warbler, four Spotted Flycatcher, three Goldfinch and two Lesser Redpoll.