Holme Bird Observatory Wednesday 28th August 2019

On the sea today 14 Common Scoter were of note, together with 4 Little Terns, 86 Sandwich Terns and 13 Common Terns. Elsewhere 7 Avocets, 2 Whimbrel, 44 Black-tailed Godwits and 3 Green Sandpipers were among the waders of interest, with a Whinchat, 5 Stonechats, 2 Pied Flycatchers, a Tree Pipit and a Lesser Whitethroat also recorded.

Highlights in the moth traps included a Gothic, Rusty-dot Pearl and Humming-bird Hawk Moth.