Archive for April 14th, 2011

14th April 2011, Thursday

Orcas

Without doubt the highlight of the day off Dungeness was a pod of four Orcas, all likely to be males judging by their dorsal fin size and shapes, which were watched for about 20 minutes in mid-morning as they fed about a mile offshore.

14th April 2011, Thursday

Walland 13th April

Good numbers of summer migrants still arriving with an obvious arrival of yellow wagtails, and Reed Warblers.

47 Mediterranean Gulls flew over the Marsh, bittern and Marsh Harriers still remain very active and Bewicks Swan remains with the herd of Mute Swans.