Tuesday, 31 December 2019

31st December 2019 Unst WSW4 Clear becoming drizzly

We walked the beaches at Norwick, Burrafirth and Easting as part of the monthly SOTEAG beached bird survey. Whilst doing so we saw 2 Great Northern Divers, 21 Whooper Swans at Easter Loch, 5 Pinkfeet at the Heritage Centre, 9 Oystercatchers at Easting, a Purple Sandpiper and an Icelandic Redwing.

Norwick beach

Ringed Plover, Turnstone and Purple Sandpiper at Norwick beach

Easting beach