At the Lac de Grand Lieu at Passay now a Barn Swallow flying north towards the UK a short flight north.Swallows will soon be in the UK now!
In Jersey some migration with many birds on the move including a small movement of passerines in a northerly direction like Thrushes and possible a few Ring Ousels already!
Kind regards, Many Franks.Bertram.E.B.BREE in mild Jersey.
Information on the Loire estuary at:-
Details on the biggest marsh Tern popluation in metropolitan France here
with three species breeding in many thousands of birds with several thousand young reared in 2008 of all three species here in the Loire estuary in southern Brittany area near Nantes which has served as the capital of Brittany and has a University where people are predicting a northerrly movement of many of the breeding species of birds here in a few years time.