Thursday, 5 March 2020

4th March 2020 Unst SW2 Clear

Another welcome sign of Spring late in the day was 2 Pied Wagtails dropping into the fields around our house and the slow increase in number of Skylarks.

Uyeasound; 6 (4ad,2juv) Whooper Swans, 3 (2ad,juv) Mute Swans, 68 Wigeon, 250 Eider, 300 Long-tailed Ducks, 2w Glaucous Gull, 2w Iceland Gull, Song Thrush, Skylark, 2 Redwings

Millfield; 2 Pied Wagtails, 5 Skylarks

Male Pied Wagtails at Millfield
Our previous earliest Spring record was 10th March 2019