Monday 26th February 2018

Easterlies and snow showers made for a cold scene at the Observatory, with 45+ Fieldfares feeding on the east bank, 3 Stonechats along the coastal path to Thornham, 15 Twite near the compound puddles, 2 Common Buzzards drifting over, 2 Bearded Tits just south of the Hun sluice, 2 Rock Pipits on the saltmarsh and on the grazing marshes 200+ Golden Plover, 80 Lapwings, and 12+ Snipe.