Thursday, 8 January 2015

Strumble Head & Flagpoles 8th Jan.

An hour & a half watch at Strumble produced 4 Red Throated Divers a few each of Gannet & Fulmar, large numbers of Auks passing at approx. 40 per minute & large numbers of Kittiwakes passing back west as the feeding flock broke up.

At the Flagpoles a Little Egret still present which relocated to the Stena side after a while & in the Gull roost 9 Med. Gulls ( 4 Ad, 2 2nd w, 3 1st w ) & a single Kittiwake. Common Gull numbers around the 30 mark, the rest of the roost predominantly Black Headed & Herring Gull.