Sunday, 9 April 2000

9th April 2000 Beachy 6.30am - 11.45am. Sunny with fresh NE wind

Sparrowhawk c.3
Hoopoe 1 opposite Chat Vale
Sand Martin 6
House Martin 2
White Wagtail 1ex Birling. Male with pale grey mantle contrasting with neat black nape.
Blackcap 2
Willow Warbler 1
Chiffchaff 2
Serin 1ex male found in Birling Gardens and track. Yellow forehead, supercilium, throat and breast. Upperparts green streaked black. Yellow rump. Flanks white with heavy black streaking, undertails white. Call zi zi tit tit.