Saturday, 25 February 2006

25th February 2006 Beachy Seawatch 7.30am – 9.15am NE 5 Cold

Shelduck 4W distant
Wigeon 3E two of which sat on the sea with Great Crested Grebes for a while
Teal 2E pair
Scoter 1E
Red-throated Diver 23E and 1 on sea
Great Crested Grebe 7E and 8 on sea – mainly summer plumage
Fulmar 15
Gannet 6E, 3W adults
Cormorant 3E, 2W, 1 on sea
Oystercatcher 6E
Curlew 2E
Black-headed Gull 5 off Birling including some acquiring s/p
Common Gull 20 off Birling
Herring Gull 25
Great Black-backed Gull 25 flew in from west
Kittiwake 5E
Guillemot 8E
Razorbill 2E, 1W, 3 on sea
Auk sp. 77E, 23W
Wood Pigeon 1
Rock Pipit 1
House Sparrow h
Jackdaw 5
Rook 8