30th May 2024

Strong north-north-westerly winds developed during an overcast and wet day, albeit the rain remained relatively light; temperatures reached 12 degrees C. The year’s second Nightjar was discovered on the eastern side of South Landing at 0815hrs, but flew into the ravine and wasn’t relocated. A Wood Sandpiper was a new arrival on the outer head, where single Shoveler and Gadwall remained.

Wood Sandpiper, by Andrew Allport