Wheatears reached a new high of 360 birds and Tree Pipits increased to at least 41. Counts of other small migrants included 100 Willow Warblers, 8 Chiffchaffs, 18 Blackcaps, 10 Whitethroats, 2 Sedge Warblers, 10 Pied Flycatchers, 27 Redstarts, 3 Whinchats, 16 Robins, 4 Dunnocks and 4 White Wagtails. A Sand Martin was the first for more than a month; 40 Fieldfares, 15 Song Thrushes, 12 Ring Ouzels and 3 Redwings made up a good selection of thrushes; and finches included 6 Bramblings and 2 each of Siskin and Common Redpoll.
As well as the harrier, raptors were represented by 2 Kestrels, 2 Sparrowhawks and a Merlin. A Common Scoter was in Linklet Bay, and 7 Common Sandpipers were around the coast.
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