More seawatching today from both Long Nab and Marine Drive and the combined totals included a Little Auk north at 07.14, 2 Sooty Shearwaters, 10 Pomarine Skuas and 10 Bonxies. A Waxwing flew over Hovingham Drive in the morning. At Wykeham South Lake today 4 Pochard, 4 Gadwall, 5 Goldeneyes, 18 Tufted Ducks, 83 Coots, 18 Golden Plover flew over and there was a large mixed flock of Fieldfares and Redwings. The Black-necked Grebe was still in the present in Scarborough harbour in the afternoon and must be one of the most popular photographic subjects at the moment, bring on the Waxwings.
|Black-necked Grebe - Scarborough Harbour - Nick Addey|