Friday 22nd April 2016

A breezy cool day with north-easterlies, there were some arrivals today with a Cuckoo in the dunes, 2 Grasshopper Warblers singing, 15 Swallows, 10 Chiffchaffs, 10 Blackcaps, 7 Lesser Whitethroats (3 ringed), 16 Sedge Warblers (2 ringed), 3 Whitethroats, 4 Yellow Wagtails, 2 Redpoll sp and 5 Siskins flying over. In the moth traps 2 Powdered Quakers, 2 Small Quakers, and 2 Hebrew Characters were of note, and a Comma butterfly was in the dell area.