The weekend was good weather wise, plenty of sun and fairly still
Only a couple reported out on the westside.
The Purple Sandpiper always seem to be the last to fly with Turnstone the first
Purple sandpipers in flightGreenfinch and a few Goldfinch still remain further north. A couple of Black Throated Diver, a rare visitor to Shetland remained near Brae with White Bill Divers.
Today a female Smew arrived at Spiggie before moving down to Brow Loch. Firecrest still in Yell with a few Common Scoter. A few Killer Whales have started to turn up, hopefully they will be seen in the south