Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Sunday 22nd February 2015

Migration watch; 07.35 - 11.25hrs.
The SURF SCOTER was once again spent the day in South Bay often wandering south and close to Cornelian Bay.
Elsewhere the Scaup was still on the Mere along with 9 Gadwall and 39 Tufted Duck, 250+ Wigeon were at Scalby Mills and a Brambling was seen at the Forge Valley feeding station.
A steady day at Long Nab produced the following; (south unless stated) 2 Red-throated Diver + 4 north, 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Fulmar + 1 north, 4 Gannet + 2 north, 7 Cormorant + 6 north, 1 Shag + 1 north, 3 Shelduck north, 14 Common Scoter, 1 Velvet Scoter + 5 north, 2 Goldeneye, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 160 Black-headed Gull, 15 Common Gull + 4 north, 174 Herring Gull, 12 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Auk sp + 3 north, 1 Skylark and 2 Starling north.

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