28th February

Not that the day's events really necessitate it but on the cusp of spring perhaps it's timely to finally return to narrative updates after a winter of less time-consuming daily lists. An increase in overnight cloud cover gave some hope on the migrant front but the only loggings of note concerned a Moorhen over the Obs during the hours of darkness, 2 Siskins overhead there during the morning and a lone Meadow Pipit watched arriving in off the sea at the Bill. Routine fare passing off the Bill included 4 Common Scoter and 2 Red-throated Divers.

The highlight - in fact it was the only bird logged! - from the year's first nocmig attempt at the Obs was this Moorhen overhead at 03:41: