Highlights April 2022

A frustrating run of cold northerly winds seemed to last all month slowing up the arrival of migrants and making this key sea watching period along the Solent very poor. Small groups of Eider were moving back and forth on the sea early in the month and a female Red-breasted Merganser was still around onContinue reading “Highlights April 2022”

April 20th to 27th 2022

We continued in the run of northerly winds and so spring passage on the Solent was light although it was good to see a tight fishing flock of 50 Common Terns on the 20th including several who had settled on the sea.¬†Other highlights included eight Common Scoter also heading east. Common Tern numbers were aContinue reading “April 20th to 27th 2022”