Peter Douglas Jones wrote: Harold, Norman Nuzum and I were at Spaniard Rocks (the Burry Holm isthmus) on a falling tide on Sunday morning. H and I saw whimbrel well. I carefully and several times over counted two flocks which were flying and on the ground within sight of each other but which did not get together while I was watching. The numbers were 33 and 17. Clearly you have better records than fifty.