Friday, 11 September 2015

Thursday 10th September 2015

Migration watch; 06.30 - 12.00hrs and 18.05 - 19.40hrs.
A Honey Buzzard that arrived in off the sea by Scalby Lodge Pond at 09.10hrs was the highlight of the day.
On the move (north unless stated) were 1 Red-throated Diver + 2 south, 1 Sooty Shearwater south, 5 Cormorant south, 32 Teal, 4 Common Scoter, 2 Goosander south (late seen in North Bay), 1 Grey Plover + 2 south, 3 Golden Plover South, 2 Snipe south, 1 juvenile Little Stint in off, 1 Curlew south, 1 Arctic Skua, 159 Kittiwake, 1 Flava south, 7 House Martin south, 19 Swallow south and 13 Meadow Pipit south.
In the Long Nab area were 1 Whinchat, 1 Wheatear, 1 Redstart, 7 Whitethroat, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest, 1 Pied Flycatcher and 1 Spotted Flycatcher. The Snow Bunting had moved south to Cromer Point, a Hobby was around Scalby Lodge Pond, 3 Stonechat were on Scalby Nab, a Bar-tailed Godwit and a Little Egret were in Jackson's Bay and 2 Kingfisher were at Scalby Mills.
Elsewhere 15 Teal and 2 Wigeon were on Johnson's Marsh and a Redstart and a Whinchat were seen at Ravenscar.



Snow Bunting - Cromer Point - Michael McNaghten

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