Modest to solid winds from the west and also southwest. Primarily
cloudy with rainfall yet periodic blue skies. Temperature levels continue to be moderate.
5 Teal got on
Pondsbury on the 21st and also a high matter of 14 Mallard was taken throughout the
island. The Greylag Goose was still existing on the 19th, 20th, 23rd and also 25th. A.
Great Northern Scuba Diver remained in the Touchdown Bay on the 20th and also 2 on the 22nd.
One revealed within 10m throughout the yearly Xmas Day swim off the Jetty!
A couple of waders were.
still around after the winter Lapwing went away totally after 18 on.
the 19th and also 28 on the 20th. 49 Golden Plover were seen on the 19th and also 32 on.
the 20th prior to they as well additionally left for the 21st. A tiny group of 5 Golden.
Plover were seen calling and also flying around the airstrip on the 22nd. 2.
Oystercatcher remained in the Touchdown Bay on the 20th and also a set of Purple.
Sandpipers revealed well at Brazen Ward. A handful of Snipe were seen.
consisting of 2 listened to at night of the 21st over the Town.
|Purple Sandpipers, Brazen Ward © Paul Dean|
152 Herring Gulls
remained in the ranch areas on the 19th, the highest possible matter because reproducing birds.
left in August. Numbers stayed about 60 on the 20th, 21st and also 24th. A 2nd.
calendar-year Yellow-legged Gull was with the Herring Gulls on the 21st. 48 Wonderful Black-backed Gulls were trusted.
the 19th -the just dual number matter of the week. There were additionally tiny.
varieties of Lesser Black-backed Gulls with 9 on the 19th being the highest possible.
matter. A Black-headed Gull flew over Ackland’s Moor on the 19th.
|Herring Gulls, Husbandry Area © Paul Dean|
A Sparrowhawk and also Merlin were being seen around the South.
End of the island still. At one factor they were seen contesting South West Area.
The Buzzard was seen approximately the 22nd. The Jackdaw is still being seen around the.
|Buzzard © Paul Dean|
One Goldcrest was listened to in Millcombe on the 20th and also 22nd.
and also 2 were listened to on the 21st. A Fieldfare were seen on the 19th and also 21st. The.
variety of Redwing and also Track Yeast Infection has actually gone down from recently. The highest possible.
matters were 11 Redwing and also 8 Track Yeast infection on the 22nd. No Redwing have actually been seen on the because the.
23rd. A solitary Skylark was seen in the 22nd.
A Pied Wagtail remained in Barton Area on the 20th to the 24th. 3 Field.
Pipit were videotaped on the 24th.
There was a little arrival of finches on the 20th with 40.
Chaffinch and also a Siskin in Millcombe. This went down once again the following day with the.
following highest possible matter of 19 on the 23rd.
In non-avian information, Pygmy Shrews have actually come to be significantly.
energetic in the buildings throughout the winter; the logbook has plenty of.
discoveries consisting of Hanmers, Old Light Lower and also Stoneycroft.
Factors: Stuart Cossey, Rosie Ellis, Paul Dean