The Great Northern Diver was seen just outside the harbour mouth this afternoon, there were 45 Purple Sandpipers in the usual roosting area and 60+ Turnstones at various points around the harbour.
The 2♀ Goosanders were still on Throxenby Mere and reported at Johnson’s Marsh today were 22 Teal, 2 Oystercatchers and 3 Herons.
Wykeham Raptor View Point also featured today with 4+ Goshawks, 20+ Buzzards and a dozen or so Crossbills.
At Wykeham South Lake the count today was 5♂1♀ Shoveler, 3 Shelduck, 2♂1♀ Goldeneye, 6 Pochard, 8 Gadwall, 2 Oystercatchers, 3 Lapwings and 15 Yellowhammers.
|Goosanders - Throxenby Mere - Tony Clarke|