Tuesday, 22 October 2013
Tuesday 22nd October 2013
Early morning rain clearing by midday. Warm; 19c. SSW 2, C/C 8-4/8
A very quiet day at the lighthouse with little in the way of passage migration other than a flock of 4 Jays which flew west.
The paddocks Linnet flock has increased to over 120 and now contains 20 Goldfinch and 6 Greenfinch. 15 Pied Wagtails frequented the same field.
4 Goldcrest flitted around the pond area.
A late Wheatear was on the sea wall near New Brighton coastguard lookout yesterday.