Hastings autumn bird migration 2011

Saturday 5th November
N or NE f4 decreasing 3, mainly over-cast with drizzle.
Recording by:- AG, SB, MG

A good passage of finches from first light

Quarry Hill 6.30-7.15
Birds noted heading E;- Goldfinch 350, Siskin 80 and Redpoll 2. Also a Skylark heard.
12 Robins, 3 Goldcrests.

White Rock 7.25-9.00
Goldfinch 965 E, Redpoll 160 N or E, Siskin 173 E, Chaffinch 78 E, Linnet 106 E, Greenfinch 49 E, Meadow pipit 36 E, Reed bunting 2 E, Yellowhammer 4 N, Skylark heard twice, Song thrush 3 in, Lapwing 30+ SW at height.

Quarry Hill 9.35-10.00 occasional records
Goldfinch 210 E, Redpoll 6 E and finch sp. 75 E.

West Hill 07.30 – 08.00
Goldfinch 255E, Siskin 31E, Redpoll 15E, Chaffinch 16W, 8E, Meadow Pipit 4E, Lapwing 1 over

West hill 14.30 – 15.00
Goldfinch 12E, Swallow 5W. 2 Goldcrests

North’s Seat 15.30
Goldfinch 25E


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