Tuesday, 29 January 2013

28th to 29th January

It was once again an extremely quiet two days, with the strong winds and rain showers continuing. On the 28th, a morning seawatch produced a Red-throated Diver, two Fulmars, a Gannet and three Common Gulls. Two each of Whimbrel and Snipe were the only birds of any note seen on the 29th.

Two Whimbrels have been present around the coast all winter-the island is one of around 10 locations in the UK where this species overwinters

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