A Redstart and a Whinchat were seen in Ravenscar this morning, and an adult Mediterranean Gull was at Holbeck car park. A Buzzard was over Limestone Road, a Peregrine circled over Crossgates, and 40+ House Martins were feeding over Wrench Green. At Burton Riggs there was a Red-crested Pochard, 12 Wigeon, 7 Teal, 4 Gadwall and 2 Marsh Tits, while 3 Buzzards flew over southwards. 2 Teal, a Garganey, 21 Gadwall and a Tufted Duck were at Seamer Tip pool, and on Seamer Mead there were 30 Stock Doves and 4 Curlew. The eclipse Garganey was still at Seamer Road Mere, along with 2 Teal, on the jet ski pool. Also at the Mere was a second calendar year Mediterranean Gull. A Barred Warbler was found on the castle headland behind the skate park. A Turtle Dove still remains in Burniston.
|Barred Warbler - John Harwood|
|Great Skua - John Harwood|