Early this morning, 06.30, the Little Egrets on Folkton Carr near the bridge had increased to 8 birds.
Also this morning at 08.00 115 Whooper Swans flew north along Staxton Ridge, which must have been some sight.
4 Shore Larks were reported at Crook Ness today and the 3♀ Goosanders were still on Throxenby Mere.
At the Wykeham Raptor View Point today between 14.30 and 16.30 just a single male Goshawk but some 6 Buzzards, passerines included 10+ Crossbills and 30+ Siskins and there were also 2 Grey Herons.
|female Goosander - Throxenby Mere - Dave Mansell|