A wildlife diary of the western Isle Of Wight's beautiful countryside!
Sunday, October 14, 2012
Freshwater Bay was a beautiful sight at 8 o'clock this morning, with a light mist moving across the water:
Four Guillemots were feeding off Fort Victoria, and a Gannet from the window of Gossip's Cafe on the Yarmouth waterfront brought a record total of 77 bird species for the week (not that I've been counting for very long!).
Several people were fishing on the pier, this Corkwing Wrasse (and a Ballons Wrasse) being landed as I watched: