A Marsh Harrier and a Kestrel were both in bushes behind the Breech Pool, whilst along the wall were three Rock Pipits and a Weasel with prey, whilst in the fields near Marsh Farm there were three Cattle Egrets. (LP)
Also, a Marsh Harrier was out hunting this morning, (NB et al), and this afternoon both Barn Owls were out hunting (RP).
Medmerry: Porthole Farm to Easton Lane - There were still at least two Corn Buntings among the large numbers of Yellowhammers, Reed Buntings, Chaffinches, Greenfinches and Goldfinches present. (PB)
Medmerry: Coastguards to the Breach - It was very quiet this morning, with a single Stonechat and c50 Linnets near the windmill being the only passerines noted, and two Red-breasted Mergansers and a Great Crested Grebe the only birds offshore.
A handful of Curlews and Oystercatchers were the only waders around the breach, with, otherwise c50 Brent Geese and Shelducks, c100 Teal, c30 Wigeon, five Pintail and a pair of Red-breasted Mergansers present. (AH)