North Harbour Wall
Visible from the North Harbour Wall at high tide:
Shoveler - male on the sea
Red-throated Diver - 7
Eider - 93
Purple Sandpiper - 2
Twite - 45. These did not contain any of the pale blue site ring over split white over green colour-rings from the catch the other day, indicating that these were birds on the move. Similarly, an absolute minimum of 6 unringed birds (out of c30 seen properly)
Linnet - 1
Black-tailed Godwit - 7. A rare sighting from the north wall.
20 Whooper Swan still just north of Hornby including darvic S53.