Weather: SSE force 1
A pleasant morning with a small number of finches passing over; 2 Greenfinches, 2 Siskins and single Goldfinch, Linnet and Chaffinch, also 2 Pied Wagtails indicating the start of spring to come.
Two Canada geese were resting off the west side
A Stonechat was on Middle but none on the main island today.
A Common Buzzard was being mobbed off the east side of Middle late in the morning. Common Buzzard is a very scarce visitor to the Hilbre recording area.