Saturday, 21 April 2001

21/4/01 Beachy 6.30am - 11.00am. Very cold (car windows iced at dawn) with moderate northerly wind. Sunny.

Gannet c.20E
Heron 1 juvenile in Cuckmere
Sparrowhawk 1 roadside
Peregrine 1 male
Meadow Pipit c.10
Lesser Whitethroat 2h
Whitethroat 1
Willow Warbler 2
Chiffchaff 2
Goldcrest 1
Raven  3 together flew East over Belle Toute at 8.00am with 4 together then flying west at 8.05am with 1 returning east at 8.20am. An amazing 20 minute period when Beachy reverberated to the sound of calling Ravens. Ex.
Corn Bunting c.3