Fourth to 10th April– A strange arrival of geese as well as Swallows show up in toughness


4 April

Westerly winds with reduced cloud as well as rainfall all
day.

There was really
bad exposure today however there was still some noticeable movement with what is
likely to be the last Redwing as well as Fieldfare of the springtime. An overall of 66 Redwing were counted throughout the island
with a group of 40 seen in Millcombe. 4 Fieldfare
as well as 2 Mistle Yeast Infection were additionally taped. A Jack
Snipe was taped as well as just 4 Willow Warblers as well as 2 Chiffchaff
were seen.

5 April

Cloudy with modest western winds.

A diverse day.
with moving birds consisting of 8 Swallow
a Willow Warbler as well as a Chiffchaff
A couple of finches were on the relocation with15 Chaffinches
as well as a Brambling taped. A Snow Pennant was listened to flying over Rocket Post as well as a Excellent Northern Scuba Diver remained in.
the Touchdown Bay.

There were a.
couple of little predators around consisting of a Sparrowhawk
as well as a woman Merlin An overall of.
7 Usual Scoter were seen from the MS Oldenburg throughout the going across to Lundy.
together with countless Manx Shearwater

6 April

Solid winds from west with periodic rainfall.
as well as hailstorm.

A silent day.
with a 4 Swallow as well as a Chiffchaff the only remarkable moving.
birds. There were less finches relocating as well with just 2 Chaffinch as well as a Brambling
The Excellent Northern Scuba Diver was still.
in the Touchdown Bay as well as a Merlin was.
seen.

7 April

Clear with proceeded solid winds from the.
west.

It was a.
still day out of the wind on the East Shore with a Bullfinch hiring Millcombe as well as the lady Excellent Identified Woodpecker still in Quarter Wall surface Copse. A solitary Tree Pipit got on the ground by Quarter Wall surface Gateway. The Excellent Northern Scuba Diver was still.
routinely feeding in the Touchdown Bay. It was or else peaceful with just one Swallow, a Chiffchaff, a man Blackcap
as well as a Goldcrest

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8 April

Cloudy with winds from northeast

There was a.
far better wind instructions for movement with 2 Residence Martin, 6 Swallow, 40 Field Pipits, a Brambling, 43 Linnets as well as a Lesser Redpoll seen. 5 Willow Warblers, 2 Chiffchaff as well as 6 man Blackcap remained in Millcombe. Along the West.
Shore 9 male as well as 4 lady Wheatear
were counted. Of note was a Merlin,.
man Kestrel as well as a Cormorant flying north. The Excellent Northern

Scuba Diver stays.
in the Touchdown Bay.
The initial Reproduction Bird Study of the year was finished today. This includes mapping the vocal singing as well as resident reproduction birds to keep track of the number of sets get on the island. Studies will certainly additionally be performed in May as well as June. The

Manx Shearwater

nest boxes were additionally consulted one box consisting of both that succeeded in 2014.

9 April Clear as well as cozy with modest winds from.
northwest
It appeared to.
be a day for unusual island birds. A set of
Canada Geese was seen in.
Barton Area prior to flying north. This is just the 18th document for the island. Various other.
birds that are a lot more usual on the landmass consist of a
Collared Dove in the.
Town as well as a Greenfinch in.
Millcombe. There appeared to be a mild flow of hirundines with a
Sand Martin , 2 Residence Martin as well as 10 Swallows 3 Willow Warblers as well as 8 man as well as 2 women

Blackcap

were seen in Millcombe. Canada Geese, Barton Area © Stuart Cossey Linnets are still on the relocation with 47.
counted throughout the island. Of note were 5 Cormorant

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flying north, a Black Redstart, a male as well as women Kestrel as well as a Merlin 10 April Clear as well as intense with modest southeasterly.
winds The most effective.
bird these days was the 12th island document for
Barnacle Goose

The bird.
flew in over Camping tent Area calling prior to circling around with

Herring Gulls The Collared
Dove continued to be in the Town as well as the lady Excellent Identified Woodpecker got on the Balcony. Barnacle Goose © Stuart Cossey Birds were.
showing up throughout the day assisted by the southeasterly wind instructions. There.
was a continuous stream of Swallows with.
at the very least 109 counted together with 17 Residence Martin as well as 7 Sand Martin Warblers.
were additionally existing in high numbers. There were
Willow Warblers as well as Chiffchaff all throughout the island.
consisting of a number of feeding in the rocks at the North End. Last matters were 19
Willow Warbler, 8 Chiffchaff,.
10 man as well as 5 lady Blackcap as well as.
a Goldcrest An overall of 74 Field Pipits were seen with a huge group of 54 in High Road Area. Goldfinch

as well as
Linnets

were additionally on the relocation with matters of 25 as well as 55 specifically.
Along the West Shore 18 male as well as 5 lady Wheatear were seen together with 2 women Ring Ouzel over Jenny’s.
Cove as well as 4
White Wagtails Women Ring Ouzel, Jenny’s Cove © Stuart Cossey Chiffchaff, North End © Stuart Cossey

Various other birds.
of note consist of a

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Golden(*) Plover(*), (*) Grey(*) Heron(*), women (*) Kestrel(*) as well as a man (*) Merlin(*)(*) Factors:.
S Cossey, C Dee, T Taylor, A Taylor, J Dunning, R Ellis, Z Wait, L Pirateque, S.
Prettyman(*)

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