A two and a half hour seawatch on the west side of Vatersay during late afternoon produced c1200 Manx Shearwaters, 8 Sooty Shearwaters, 10 Common Scoters, 57 Whimbrel and c30 Black-tailed Godwits all going south.
Seawatch off Ardvule this eve 18:45-19:30 all heading south Sooty shearwater 2
Storm petrel 4
common scoter 11
Cuvier’s beaked whale on the beach to the north of the point, probably the whale carcass John had on his seawatch yesterday
97 blackwits on the cut fields nr the church at Bornish