Weather: WNW force 3/4
Limited passage this morning as expected with this weather: 2 Skylarks flew in from the sea at the north end, and 1 each of Greenfinch, Goldfinch and Siskin made it onto the log. Three Rock Pipits were identified ,one of which was on Middle Eye. Seventy Brent were noted and waders included 102 Curlew, 40+ Redshank, 2 Knot and a Grey Plover. On the sea 450 Common Scoter were seen passing off the north end. Distantly 4 unidentified Swans flew along the West Kirby shore towards the marine lake. fresh tracks of a fox were found around the Middle Eye area and between the islands.