Re: [Orkbird] Re: Spotted flycatcher
- Westray? Pah, I've just decided to take Monday off work and book a plane for 24 hours on North Ron. What do you think of that then?All the best, Julian
From: diomedea <badseawatcher@...>
Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2012 11:13 PM
Subject: [Orkbird] Re: Spotted flycatcher
... only held on to the Spot Fly edge for a few hours then, however, Dot vs RnP claws that one back hopefully, now let me see when does the plane for Westray depart? I've some quacker business there.
--- In Orkbird@yahoogroups.com, Julian Branscombe <julianbranscombe@...> wrote:
> The only passage migrant I could find in the gathering haar on Deerness this evening was a spotted flycatcher (but I needed that one for the Orkney year list - that makes 151). The 5.30am red-necked phalarope on the Shunan had gone (or hidden) by the time I got there on my way to work just before 9 o'clock, and I didn't manage to see the osprey which had been near Brodgar this morning. It was nice to see a brood of shovelers on Brodgar Pools this morning.