Monthly Archives: May 2017

8th & 9th May 2014

Although the wind has been consistently in the NE or ENE sector it hasn’t killed off the detectable passage of summer migrants. Spotted Flycatcher in Belle Tout on 9th. The 8th was cold and grey but I had at least … Continue reading

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May 7th 2017

A bright start, gathering cloud moderate NE wind. Whitethroat. This morning was pretty quiet for migrants on the ground, as has been the case for the last few mornings. A few¬†Whitethroat¬†are now carrying nest material with many territories now established. … Continue reading

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May 3rd 2017 Turtle Dove

A dull overcast morning, occasional rain moderate NE wind. Turtle Dove this morning. Interesting to see from the GPS tracked birds that most winter in Mali. I wasn’t sure what to expect this morning but left feeling like the day … Continue reading

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