Friday, 13 October 2017

Brent at Strumble

Captured this lone Brent Goose passing the lookout yesterday after Adrian had left.



Thursday, 12 October 2017

Strumble Head 12th Oct 2017.

Time: 07.00 - 12.00
Weather: Fine, Overcast
Wind: WSW 3/4

Common Scoter - 37 ( 30 Males )
Red Throated Diver - 1
Great Northern Diver - 2
Manx Shearwater - 6
Grey Phalarope - 1
Arctic Skua - 2 ( Dark Phase )
Bonxie - 1
Little Gull - 1 ( 2nd Summer )

Porpoises showing occasionally

Common Dolphin - 85 ( Pods of 15, 60 & 10 )
Sunfish - 1 

All the early stuff from Richard Davies.

Sunday, 8 October 2017

Strumble Head 7th Oct 2017.

Time: 07.00 - 10.00
Wind: WSW 5/6

Common Scoter - 3
Bonxie - 2

Risso's Dolphin - 6 ( Including one calf )


Many Thanks to Richard Davies for the information.

Thursday, 5 October 2017

Strumble Head 5th Oct 2017.

Time: 07.15 - 12.00
Weather: Generally Bright with Good Visibility
Wind: NNW 4/5

Common Scoter - 87 ( 78 Males )
Red Throated Diver - 2
Leach's Petrel - 6
Golden Plover - 6
Pomarine Skua - 4 ( All Pale Adults )
Arctic Skua - 16 ( 4 Pale, 10 Dark, 2 Juvs )
Long Tailed Skua - 3 ( All Juvs )
Bonxie - 13 
Sandwich Tern - 13
Arctic Tern - 1

Risso's Dolphin - 2 ( Possibly more )

Porpoise showing on & off.

Many Observers.

Extra's After 12 Noon.

Pomarine Skua - 1 ( Juv )
Bonxie - 2

Many Thanks to Alex Bevan ( Cardiff )



Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Strumble Head 3rd Oct 2017.

Time: 07.00 - 11.00
Weather: Bright
Wind: NW 5

Brent Goose - 3 ( Pale Bellied )
Common Scoter - 83 ( 68 Males )
Great Northern Diver - 1
Leach's Petrel - 2
Grey Phalarope - 1
Pomarine Skua - 2 ( Both Juvs )
Arctic Skua - 17 ( 5 Pale, 12 Dark )
Bonxie - 8
Sandwich Tern - 4
Commic Tern - 1

Porpoises showing occasionally.

Many Thanks to Richard Davies for the early stuff.



Strumble Head 2nd Oct 2017.

Time: 07.00 - 13.00
Wind: W 6/7

Common Scoter - 26 ( 23 Males )
Red Throated Diver - 1
Great Northern Diver - 1
Pomarine Skua - 2 ( 1 Pale, 1 Juv )
Arctic Skua - 4 ( 1 Pale, 3 Juv )
Bonxie - 10
Sandwich Tern - 14
Commic Tern - 2

Many Thanks to Richard Davies & Chris Grayell for the information.

Saturday, 30 September 2017

Tresinwen (30 Sep 17)

Spotted Flycatcher, Coal Tit, a few Chiffchaffs and Goldcrest in the garden today.