Members only watchpoint 03-10-2005
Monday 3rd October 2005
0650 – 1030hr (JS)
Weather and Sky:
A static almost calm and dark morning (partial solar eclipse) with full cloud cover. Wind: WSW F2 to Calm. Temp: 10 remaining similar. Visibility: good. Cloud: stratus 8ok. Pressure: rising 1030hpa.
Long periods of almost calm with little seen on the move. Nearly all movement before 0830hr.
Grey Heron 1
Cygnus spec. 11 > E (just after 0900hr)
Magpie 4 > E very high
Canada Goose 14
Meadow Pipit 343 > S
Thrush spec. 4
Total: 450 individuals, 15 species, 3:40 hours
Dave (with many thanks to John)