Sunday, 29 November 2015

Wot no big Divers....

Pom Skua and a Little Gull passed Whitburn Obs by 10.30 today. It was back to normal today with both Marks and Stoney was in the house. Sadly despite four pairs of well trained eyes we struggled, it was the first sea watch in ages when we didn't see a larger Diver sp
This is what we saw in order of appearance

Sunday 29th November 07.20-10.30 SW2-3 cloud cover

Black h Gull 29n 32s
Eider 2n
Red th Diver 12n 20sShag 4s
Common Gull 2n 13s
Turnstone 11s
Mallard 1n
Kittiwake 2n
Redshank 7s
Curlew 1n 2s
Little Gull 1n ad close inshore was bird of the watch
Gannet 28n 1s
Pom Skua 1n juv
Scan Herring Gull 4n
Golden Plover 1392s
Porpoise 2s
Little Auk 2s
Common Scoter 1n