At Wykeham South Lake this morning there were 2 Common Sandpipers, 2 Little Ringed Plovers, a Dunlin, a drake Pintail. a Whitethroat and a Yellow Wagtail, plus at least 15 singing Willow Warblers on the west side of the lake. Also there in the evening were 3 Reed Warblers. A Reed Warbler was singing on the north side of Seamer Tip Pool, where there were also 3 Shoveler, 8 Gadwall, 2 Sedge Warblers, a singing Whitethroat and 3 singing Lesser Whitethroats. The Cetti's Warbler was still at Potter Brompton Carr, where there were also 3+ Sedge Warblers, a Red Kite, a Reed Warbler, a Whitethroat, 4 Teal and a Shelduck. A Wheatear was in a field near Gristhorpe, a Yellow Wagtail was at Harwood Dale Lake, and a Green Sandpiper was at Cromer Point pond. A Ring Ouzel and 15 Wheatears were seen at Ravenscar, in the field containing a small quarry east of the Stoupe Browe mast. 2 Lesser Whitethroats, 4 Whitethroats, 4 Yellow Wagtails and 3 Wheatears were spotted on the coast between Scalby and Cloughton. At Nabgate there were 2 Tree Pipits, 2 Buzzards, a Crossbill, 4 Siskins and good numbers of Chiffchaffs and Willow Warblers.
|Sandwich Tern - Paul Malton|