Dungeness Fishing boats 08.15-10.00:
Red-throated Diver: 4 on sea
Great Crested Grebe: c40 on sea
Common Scoter: 86w 3E
Red-breasted Merganser: 2w
Kittiwake: 428w over whelming majority were adults.
Glaucous Gull: 1 on beach
Yellow-legged Gull: 1 on beach
Guillemot: c50 on sea
Auk sp: 143w
The Patch 11.00-12.30
Most of my time was spent scanning the Herring Gulls for Caspian Gulls failing dismally.
Common Scoter: 48w 16E
Mediterranean Gull: 1ad in roost
Kittiwake: 9 in roost all ads 72w
Guillemot: c40 on sea
Auk sp: 38w
Black Redstart: 1 behind hide
2 Great White Egrets on the New Diggings viewable from the causeway.
At Midley the 2 Whooper Swans still in the Kale field. Near The Woolpack the Common Crane flew over the car flushed by the local hunt.