sea-watch at galley hill

19th April 2005, Tuesday

At Galley hill Bexhill in 1 1/4 hours a good Easterly passage was noted, the highlights were.-
7 Gannet, 2 RTD, 3 Little gulls, 11 Sandwich terns, 4 Little terns, 59 Common terns, 9 ‘commics’, 6 Artic terns, 136 Common scoter, 1 Velvet scoter, 2 Garganey, 4 Artic skua, 1 Shelduck, 36 Brents, 1 R B merg and 1 GC grebe.
Also a pair of Sparrowhawks were engaged in some spectacular display set off by the arrival of another male.