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The 6 juvenile Little Stint were still present. A Knot was a new arrival, also 6 Greenshank, 1 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin, 8 Ringed Plover and 2 LRP were present. The adult Black Tern was still present. 4 Whinchat remain at the west end, other migrants included 22 Yellow Wagtail over, 7 Grey Wagtail over, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Lesser Whitethroat, 2 Whitethroat, 1 Garden Warbler and many Swallow, House and Sand Martin moving through. 2 Peregrine were seen this morning including the 1st summer bird killing a Moorhen, also a Hobby was noted. 8 Wigeon dropped in late morning. The morning ringing session caught 17 Chiffchaff, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap and 2 Reed Bunting. A 1st winter Mediterranean Gull was seen yesterday evening.
Photo below is of yesterday’s wader gathering by Roger Gibb.

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