Hastings Spring Bird Migration Survey

ENE f4 occasionally 5 clear 1/8ths very good

Rock-a-Nore 06.40-07.50 CD
Flying E:
Common Scoter 1
Gannet 9
Arctic Skua 1 @ 07.07
Pomarine Skua 1 @ 07.14
Common Gull (all imm) 20
Black-headed Gull 1
Kittiwake 1
Sandwich Tern 28
Little Tern 2
Bartailed Godwit 16
Whimbrel 6
Oystercatcher 1
Swallow 1 in W

Glyne Gap 10.45-11.05 CD
Flying E:
Whimbrel 12
Bartail 2
Sandwich Tern 2
On site:
Wheatear 1
Turnstone 22

Prom 10.05-11.30 AG
20 Whimbrels, 18 Bar-tailed godwits, 1 Grey plover, 6 Common gulls, 2 Greater black-backed gulls, 15 Sandwich terns and 2 Little terns east.
Marina 1240 AG
– a short watch recorded 17 Bar-tailed godwits east and a singleton seemingly very tired and resting among Turnstones on the high tide shingle. also 3 Shelducks east with 5 Common gulls, 11 Sandwich terns and 11 Common/Arctic terns.

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