9 - 16 degrees with scattered cloud and a southerly breeze.
A good day here with 4 new birds for the year list.
Anglers CP: 2 SANDWICH TERNS were flying around the shallows, for 10 minutes at 07.15hrs. The first SWALLOW flew over this afternoon followed by a LITTLE RINGED PLOVER at 16.05hrs. 5 Sand Martins were flying around the box this morning and 60 were feeding over the lake this afternoon. The adult Yellow-legged Gull and his Lesser Black-backed Gull mate were on the islands during the morning and flew back in again at 16.35hrs. A Curlew flew west. A Little Owl was calling on the west bank.
Wintersett Res: 2 Red Kites flew over west at 09.20hrs and another flew north over ACP at 17.35hrs. 5 male Cetti's Warblers were singing this morning. A Willow Tit was singing on the ruin. The first WILLOW WARBLERS were singing:- 3 WRs + 2 ACP. :- 3 around the Res + 2 ACP. A Treecreeper was singing in the south east corner.
Chris Swaine took these great photos of the Red Kite flying over north.