Hastings autumn bird migration 2011

Thursday 15th September
N or NE then ESE, f2 or 3, mainly 1/8ths, sunny, good

White Rock 6.55-7.50 AG
4 Wheatears, 19 Robins, 1 Blackcap, 1 Lesser whitethroat, 11 Chiffchaffs, 1 Willow warbler.
Yellow wagtail 1, Meadow pipit 6 singles w and f5 Rooks sw.

Summerfields 7.50 AG
14 Chiffchaffs, 2 Willow warblers, 4 Spotted flycatchers, 2 Sand martins.
Rook 1 and Meadow pipit 1 w.

Cemetery The Ridge 10.10-12.10 AG
1 Wheatear, 2 Redstarts, 30 Spotted flycatchers, 7 Chiffchaffs, 2 Willow warblers, 40 House martins.
Common buzzard 1 and Meadow pipit 10 w.

HCPNR (Coastguards, Warren Glen) 07.30 – 10.30 CD
Marsh Harrier juv N @ 0840, Swallow & House Martin thousands + many Sand Martins, Meadow Pipits hundreds, Tree Pipit 1, Skylark 2, Pied 10 & Yellow 20 Wagtails, Stonechat 1, Wheatear 8, Starling 170 W, Siskin 50?, Goldfinch 10 & Lesser Redpoll 3, Reed Bunting 2.

Torfield 06.40 – 07.15 SB
No passage notes
Willow warbler 2, Chiffchaff 21, Robin 11, Blackcap 5, Blue tit 7, Great tit 2, Lesser Whitethroat 1, Goldcrest 1.

West Hill 07.15 – 09.00 SB
Passage (other than Martins & Swallows) could be heard but was high and therefore difficult to see due to clear sky.
Intermittent passage of House Martins & Swallows 1400w, Meadow pipit 43w, Pied wagtail 2w, Great spotted woodpecker 1 in and (after some rest) ne.
Robins 10, Chiffchaff 18, Blue tit 3, Blackcap 5, Lesser whitethroat 1, Goldcrest 1, Willow warbler 2, Great tit 1,

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