Hastings Autumn Landbird Migration Survey (end of day report)

N f4 to 5 early white cloud 8/8ths clearing later with sunny intervals and light rain showers

HCPNR/Barley Lane/Covehurst 06.45 – 09.15 AP
Stock Dove 5W, Wood Pigeon 245 W, Skylark 5, Goldcrest 8, Dartford Warbler 1 as usual, Redwing 8, Song Thrush 9, Starling 22 in, Meadow Pipit 100- in, E and W, Lapland Bunting f6 in off sea and 2 W, Reed Bunting 6, Chaffinch 40, Brambling 3E 2W, Greenfinch 1E, Redpoll 19E, Siskin 50E, Goldfinch 215 E, Linnet 25 E.
Also worth noting: First return of Fulmar to cliffs below East Hill.

West Hill 07.30 MG
Woodpigeon 65w The Ridge 07.50 Redwing 6

West Hill 07.40 – 09.15 SB
Woodpigeon 438w, Linnet 18e, Goldfinch 372e, Meadow Pipit 18 in and w, 12e, 2 over, Redpoll 14e, Starling 242 in and n, Linnet 13e, Siskin 36e, Redwing 5n, Pied Wagtail 3e, Greenfinch 2e, Reed Bunting 4e, Chaffinch 40w, Skylark 1w, 1 Peregrine over.

St.Helens/The Ridge 08.30 – 10.00 AG
Starling 70 nw. Chaffinch 40 nw. Linnet 8 w. Redwing 7 n and 4. Woodpigeon 34 s. Stock dove 4 s.
Ore 10.30
Starling 200 w. Chaffinch 15 w.
St Helens 12.00-15.00 occasional records of flocks totalling;-
Starling 270 nw. Chaffinch 48 n. Stock dove 18 e.


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