15th to 21st August– Slow however constant movement


Light with winds from the southwest. Lots of days
were cloudy or with durations of rainfall as well as reduced cloud.

Waders proceed
to be seen or listened to around the island. Ringed Plover as well as Whimbrel were taped
on 4 days today. There was a max matter of 3 Ringed Plover on the
16th, 2 flew over South West Area as well as one more was seen over the Airstrip. 4
Whimbrel were seen on the 21st. A Curlew existed on the 16th as well as was
calling about the Town for a lot of the early morning prior to heading west. Solitary Dunlin.
were taped on the 15th, 17th as well as 21st. Snipe on the 16th as well as 21st as well as 2.
Typical Sandpiper on the 18th. A Redshank was additionally listened to calling over Ackland’s.
Moor on the 15th.

Dunlin, Pondsbury © Stuart Cossey

A.
Black-headed Gull was seen shielding by Rat Island on the 16th as well as an adolescent.
Yellow-legged Gull was feeding in Husbandry Area with a huge group of gulls on.
the 17th. A solitary Cormorant flew past the Touchdown Bay on the 16th as well as 3.
flew over the West Coastline on the 19th. The Sparrowhawk initially seen on the 12th.
was signed up with by a 2nd on the 17th with a man as well as lady were seen battling in.
Millcombe Woods on the 19th. Periodic tiny groups of Swallows are being seen.
relocating southern with 14 taped on the 17th as well as 23 on the 19th. No Sand or Residence.
Martins were noted today.

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Willow Warblers.
remain to be seen, mainly within Millcombe Valley. A max matter of 38 were.
seen on the 17th with just 2 as well as 3 seen on the 20th as well as 21st.
specifically. A Chiffchaff was seen on the 21st as well as the initial Goldcrest of.
fall remained in Millcombe Pines on the 15th. Sedge Warblers were taped on 4.
days, though mainly being seen around Pondsbury. Whitethroat were even more usual.
with a max matter of 6 on the 19th. Songs were seen on the 15th, 16th as well as.
20th with 2 on the 17th. Blackcap were seen on the 17th as well as 21st.

Pied as well as.
Identified Flycatchers were seen most days with 5 Identified Flycatchers on the.
19th. 3 Pied Flycatchers existed on the 18th, 2 on the 15th as well as.
songs on the 17th, 19th as well as 21st. Varieties of Wheatear are handing over with.
the initial black day on the 16th– the initial considering that April. There have actually been.
periodic days of Tree Pipit movement with 2 listened to on the 15th, one on the.
17th as well as 11 on the 18th. The varieties of Field Pipit have actually additionally gotten with.
63 on the 21st, consisting of 2 groups of 20+.

Linnet as well as.
Goldfinch numbers change with 93 Linnets taped on the 15th as well as 104 on the.
16th. Just 5 Linnets were listened to or seen on the 21st. Goldfinch numbers.
came to a head at 25 on the 17th as well as 21 on the 15th. In the direction of completion of the week 9.
were consistently seen around Millcombe.

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Linnets, Old Light Track © Stuart Cossey

In.
non-avian information, 7 Harbour Cetacean, consisting of 2 calf bones, were seen from.
Benjamin’s Chair on the 18th. A Hummingbird Hawk-moth was seen on the 21st as well as.
a Convolvulus Hawk- moth – on the 19th. 38 varieties of moth were entraped on the.
16th consisting of a brand-new varieties for the island, Oblique Rug There were additionally a.
couple of migrant moths such as Surrounded Straw as well as Thrill Veneer On the 19th a Canary-shouldered Thorn was entraped, the just verified document considering that 1907!

Canary-shouldered Thorn, Millcombe © Stuart Cossey
Surrounded Straw, Millcombe © Stuart Cossey
Oblique Rug, Millcombe © Stuart Cossey

Factors:.
S Cossey, R Ellis, Z Wait, T as well as A Taylor

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