Wednesday, 24th August 2016

Offshore
2 Shelducks east, 3 Eiders, 58 Common Scoters west, 2 Common Terns and 27 Sandwich Terns.

Visible Migration
24 Swallows south, 1 Yellow Wagtail south, 2 Alba Wagtails south and 6 Meadow Pipits south.

Grounded Migrants 
1 Sedge Warbler and 2 Wheatears.
 
 Wheatear

Others
3 Little Egrets, 90 Ringed Plovers, 400 Lapwings, 325 Knots, 130 Sanderlings, 275 Dunlins, 8 Black-tailed Godwits, 115 Turnstones, 1 Med. Gull, 1 Kingfisher and 25 Goldfinch.
 
 Kestrel

Tuesday, 23rd August 2016

SE winds with rain showers pre-dawn dropped a nice selection of migrants around the Obs.

Offshore
2 Eiders, 45 Common Scoters west, 5 Gannets west, 3 Common Terns and 52 Sandwich Terns.

Visible Migration:
6 Sand Martins east and 228 Swallows east.

Grounded Migrants:
25 Willow Warblers, 12 Whitethroats, 3 Lesser Whitethroats, 2 Sedge Warblers, 2 Reed Warblers, 2 Spotted Flycatchers, 1 Redstart, 3 Whinchats and 70 Wheatears.
 
 Spotted Flycatcher

Others
1 Gadwall, 1 Little Egret, 300 Lapwings, 750 Knots, 300 Dunlins, 9 Black-tailed Godwits, 525 Redshanks, 135 Turnstones, 2 Med. Gulls, 2 Stock Doves, 1 Kingfisher and 50 Goldfinch.

Ringing
31 Swallows, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Sedge Warblers and 2 Reed Warblers.
 
 Willow Warbler

Monday, 22nd August 2016

Offshore
27 Common Scoters west, 1 Fulmar west, 7 Gannets west, 1 Great Crested Grebe west and 38 Sandwich Terns.
 
 Sandwich Terns

Others 
1 Gadwall, 2 Little Egrets, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 261 Ringed Plovers, 175 Lapwings, 315 Sanderlings, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 600 Dunlins, 7 Black-tailed Godwits, 2 Greenshanks, 600 Redshanks, 230 Turnstones, 25 House Martins and 1 Yellow Wagtail.
 
 Black-tailed Godwits

Ringing
5 Sand Martins, 107 Swallows and 2 Reed Warblers.

Sunday, 21st August 2016

Offshore 
130 Common Scoters west, 1 Red-throated Diver east, 2 Fulmars west, 5 Manx Shearwaters west, 11 Gannets west, 1 Arctic Skua west, 1 Kittiwake, 4 Common Terns west and 53 Sandwich Terns west.

Others
2 Little Egrets, 3 Little Ringed Plovers, 332 Ringed Plovers, 180 Lapwings, 600 Knots, 226 Sanderlings, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 550 Dunlins, 3 Ruffs, 4 Black-tailed Godwits, 2 Greenshanks, 475 Redshanks, 218 Turnstones, 8 Stock Doves, 60 Goldfinch and 35 Linnets.
 
 Oystercatcher
 
 Sanderlings

Saturday, 20th August 2016

Offshore
18 Common Scoters west, 1 Gannet west and 12 Sandwich Terns.

Grounded Migrants 
2 Wheatears.

Others 
1 Little Egret, 280 Ringed Plovers, 160 Lapwings, 500 Knots, 180 Sanderlings, 400 Dunlins, 4 Black-tailed Godwits, 1 Greenshank, 420 Redshanks and 175 Turnstones.
 
 Knot
 
 Turnstones

Friday, 19th August 2016

Offshore 
23 Common Scoters west, 9 Manx Shearwaters west, 2 Gannets west, 1 Arctic Skua west and 14 Sandwich Terns.

Visible Migration
26 Swallows east.

Grounded Migrants
2 Whitethroats, 2 Sedge Warblers, 3 Wheatears and 2 Yellow Wagtails.
 
 Wheatear

Others 
7 Teal, 1 Garganey, 1 Little Egret, 6 Grey Plovers, 500 Lapwings, 115 Dunlins, 1 Snipe, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 480 Redshanks, 75 Turnstones, 1 Med. Gull, 75 Goldfinch and 50 Linnets.

Ringing
1 Sand Martin, 40 Swallows and 2 Sedge Warblers.
 
 Swallow
 
 Sedge Warbler

Thursday, 18th August 2016

Offshore
4 Eiders, 17 Common Scoters west, 3 Gannets west, 1 Great Crested Grebe west and 16 Sandwich Terns.

Visible Migration 
1 Snipe east and 29 Swallows east.

Grounded Migrants
3 Willow Warblers, 6 Whitethroats, 4 Sedge Warblers, 2 Reed Warblers, 1 Whinchat and 5 Wheatears.
 
 Whinchat

Others
2 Little Egrets, 62 Ringed Plovers, 4 Golden Plovers, 500 Lapwings, 600 Knots, 75 Sanderlings, 90 Dunlins, 260 Curlews, 450 Redshanks, 128 Turnstones and 1 Kingfisher.

Ringing 
2 Sedge Warblers and 2 Reed Warblers.