Sunday, 20 March 2005

20th March 2005 Beachy Seawatch 6.10am-8.10am and 9.45am-10.45am. NE 4 cloudy

Red-throated Diver 4 on sea
Great Crested Grebe 1 on sea
Black-necked Grebe 3 on sea including one in full s/p. Another had dark red tinge to breast. All had golden fans. Ex.
Gannet 55E
Brent Goose 232E
Shelduck 17E
Mallard 2E
Pintail 48E
Shoveler 30E
Wigeon 2E
Teal 13E
Scaup 1E
Scoter 135E
Merganser 39E
Black-headed Gull 61E
Sandwich Tern 6E
Razorbill 2 on sea and 1E
Guillemot 1 on sea
Auk sp. 139E
Swallow 1 east
Meadow Pipit 16
Pied Wagtail 1
Black Redstart 1
Stonechat 5
Wheatear 3
Blackbird 1 in off sea at Birling
Chiffchaff 3
Goldcrest 2 in off sea at Birling, 7 in area
Starling 1 in off sea at Birling