Skaw: Merlin, 3 Snipe, Pied Wagtail, 2 Wheatear, Grasshopper Warbler, Barred Warbler & Garden Warbler.
Norwick: Garden Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat & 2 Willow Warbler.
We completed the SOTEAG beached bird surveys but otherwise it proved quiet for passerine migrants.
Skaw: Bar-tailed Godwit, 19 Knot, 13 Sanderling, 2 Snipe, 2 Wheatear, Whinchat & Garden Warbler.
Haroldswick: Swallow, 3 Wheatear
Burrafirth: Moorhen, 4 Wheatear, 2 Willow Warbler
The day started well with another new Barred Warbler but thereafter it proved rather difficult to find many migrant passerines.
Skaw: 3 Whinchat & Barred Warbler.
Haroldswick: Willow Warbler.
Burrafirth: Merlin, Snipe, 2 Swallow & 3 Willow Warbler.
Skaw: Whinchat & Garden Warbler.
Burrafirth: Wryneck, 6 Wheatear, 2 Willow Warbler & 2 Common Crossbill.
Haroldswick: 6 Swallow, Whinchat, 3 Willow Warbler & Spotted Flycatcher.
NorthDale: Merlin & Pied Flycatcher.
Wryneck at Burrafirth
Skaw: 30 Knot, 3 Wheatear, Whinchat, Common Redstart, Lesser Whitethroat & 2 Willow Warbler.
Burrafirth: blue Fulmar, Snipe, Swallow, Wryneck, 3 Wheatear & Willow Warbler.
Haroldswick: 4 Swallow, 3 Pied Wagtail & Pied Flycatcher.
NorthDale: Kestrel, 2 Merlin, Barred Warbler, Pied Flycatcher & Redpoll.
Millfield: 2 Swift, Wheatear & 2 Garden Warbler.
Skaw: c.45 Knot, 8 Sanderling, 2 Snipe, Short-eared Owl, 2 Swift, Pied Wagtail, 2 Whinchat, Common Redstart, Reed Warbler, Whitethroat, 5 Willow Warbler & Pied Flycatcher.
Westing: 2 Willow Warbler.
Most of the migrants and scarcities remain in situ but at least 15 Swifts, a Reed Warbler and a male Common Crossbill felt like the only 'new' migrants seen.
Norwick: 2 Sanderling, 15+ Swift, Reed Warbler, Barred Warbler, 2 Garden Warbler, Greenish Warbler, Wood Warbler, 3 Willow Warbler, 3 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Red-backed Shrikes & Common Crossbill.
Haroldswick: 8 Snipe, 8 Wheatear, Garden Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, Willow Warbler, Chiffchaff & a Pied Flycatcher.
Another very enjoyable day with plenty of migrants still on the island including my first Wood Warbler of the year that was soon eclipsed when we found a Greenish Warbler a few moments later.
Burrafirth: Common Sandpiper, Snipe, Moorhen, 2 Wheatear, 3 Garden Warbler & 10 Willow Warbler.
Haroldswick: 3 Willow Warbler.
Norwick: Kestrel, 2 Snipe, Swift, 3 Pied Wagtail, 2 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, Barred Warbler, Greenish Warbler, Wood Warbler, 2 Willow Warbler, 4 Pied Flycatcher, 1cy Red-backed Shrike & Redpoll.