An image sent through from George tonight, of House Sparrows on Red hot Pokers in his garden taken the other day. George said that unfortunately it was taken through the window, and possibly does not look as clear as it might have been, if the window had been open.
Today Bob Davison and his 2 friends had seen a couple of Swifts over the phone box at the head of Loch Gorm. They had also seen a single Swift yesterday at Bob's house up the back of Port Charlotte. While they were out today they had a 2 Dunlin and 12 Sanderling on Machir Bay. At Gruinart they had seen 30 Bar tailed Godwit, 15 Redshank and 2 Greenshank. On Loch Indaal, they counted 275 Dunlin while on the spit there were a another 2 Dunlin and 6 Turnstone.
Yesterday on Loch Indaal, Carl had counted 178 Bar tailed Godwit.