Digiscoped image of X86C Caspian Gull at The Patch this morning08.45-10.00 from The Patch
Brent Goose: 4E
Common Scoter: 28W
Red-breasted Merganser: 4W
Red-throated Diver: 16E 27W
Great-crested grebe: 12E
Gannet: 49W 26E
Cormorant: present n/c
Mediterranean Gull: 7W
Black-headed Gull: c400 present
Common Gull: c20 present
Caspian Gull: 2 x 1w present including X86C
Herring Gull: c250 present
G.B.B.Gull: 12 on beach many off shore
Guillemot: 1E 2 o/s
Auk sp: 22W 6E
Digiscoped image of Presumed Caspian Gull X276 on Burrowes this afternoon, I should have the life history of the bird in the next couple of days.
At least 6 Caspian Gulls on Burrowes this afternoon from Dennis's, I must have missed many more that came in late afternoon to the islands in from of Firth Hide.
1st and 3rd Cal year Caspian Gulls on Burrowes
1 of at least 6 Yellow-legged Gulls on Burrowes late afternoon. Also JWZ34 G.B.B.Gull.
Caspian Gull G0UT from last weekend. It's life history below.
Many thanks to Paul Roper for the life history. Double click the map to enlarge.