Saturday, 30 January 2016

After the storm...

4 Little Gulls and 31 Pink feet passed Whitburn Obs by 11am today. I was joined by Boy Wonder and Saint Mark and Hoggie. We had high hopes as often after a big blow the next day has birds moving back to where they got blasted from. Well that was the wasn't so bad really, this is what we saw in order of appearance

Saturday 30th January 07.30-11.00 WSW4-5 broken cloud

Black h Gull 11n 67s
Common Gull 1n 230s
Shag 7s
Porpoise 1n 2s
Eider 1n 3s
Goldeneye 1n
Cormorant 1n 8s
Red th Diver 9n 4s
Scan Herring Gull 2s
Razorbill 2n 2s
Common Scoter 8n 5s
Pink footed Goose 31s
Kittiwake 3n 3s
Turnstone 2s
Gannet 1n
Canada Goose 1s
Golden Plover 3s
Little Gull 3n 1s
GBBGull 67s
Mallard 3n
Redshank 3n