The banks held half a dozen Stonechats and a couple of Chiffchaffs and Yellowhammers, whilst there were c20 Skylarks, c50 Meadow Pipits and c300 Linnets about, with at least 200 Mediterranean Gulls among the flock following a tractor. (AH)
Medmerry: Coastguards to Breach Viewpoint - There was a sleeping Spoonbill in the pool behind the Breach Viewpoint on the low tide, along with two Greenshanks, eight Black-tailed Godwits, c30 Ringed Plover, two Stonechats, ten Meadow Pipits and six Pied Wagtails, with another four Stonechats and six Meadow Pipits further along. (SR).
West Itchenor: A Chiffchaff was in full song outside the harbour office all morning. (PH)
Six Greenshank were feeding along the channel, along with 45 Black-tailed Godwits, c100 Lapwing and 39 Turnstones. A pair of Stonechats were along the hedges with a Cetti's Warbler, two Chiffchaffs, a Grey Wagtail, six Pied Wagtails, a Jay and two Great Spotted Woodpeckers also about. (SR)