Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Wintersett + evening update 11.05.16

12 - 16 degrees with 8/8 cloud,  rain until late morning and a ENE breeze.
Anglers CP: A  TURNSTONE,  2 Dunlin  and 2 Common Sandpipers were on the rocks at 09.15hrs. The 4 young Oystercatchers were seen briefly when the male brought in food, but soon returned to shelter under the female.  2 Mallard familes  5 small ducklings each.
Wintersett Res:  3 Black Terns were  flying beyond buoy 7and 4 Common Sandpipers flew in together and landed on the wooden jetty at 10.45hrs.
Evening update:  6 Black Terns were present at 18.15hrs. (KDenny)   The Turnstone was present  at 19.45hrs (CSwaine).

Turnstone                            ACP  SDenny

4 young Oystercatcher                         ACP   ASmith
Turnstone  20.00hrs   ACP         CSwaine

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