Monday, 23 May 2016

23rd May 2016 Unst Calm and overcast at first

Despite the westerly influence continuing there were a few new arrivals in evidence today. A Grey Wagtail at Skaw, a few Swallows present at a number of sites, two Tree Sparrows at Norwick and on our return home a Turtle Dove at Millfield that was seen to fly towards Norwick but latter reappeared briefly.

Sanderling 1
Swallow 3
Grey Wagtail 1

A calm morning at Skaw


Inner Skaw and Clibberswick from Skaw

Female Grey Wagtail at Skaw

Lamba Ness
Swallow 3

North Dale
Swallow 3
Willow Warbler 1

Willow Warbler
Chiffchaff 3
Tree Sparrow 2

Setters Hill
Chiffchaff 1

Garganey 2

Chiffchaff 3

Turtle Dove 1

Turtle Dove at Millfield