A Great Grey Shrike was seen at Derwent Head Rigg early this morning. A Yellow-browed Warbler was again in Holbeck Ravine, together with a Chiffchaff, and 4 Blackcaps were also at Holbeck. A Water Pipit was spotted at Wykeham South Lake before it flew off southwards. Also present at Wykeham Lakes were a Goosander, 2 Goldeneye, 5 Barnacle Geese (East Lake), 19 Gadwall, 24 Tufted Duck, 12 Teal, 5 Little Grebe, 58 Coot and 24 Long-tailed Tits. There was a Kingfisher in the harbour, but no longer any sign of the Red-necked Grebe. 2 Goosanders flew south past Long Nab this morning, a Swallow flew south over Gristhorpe this afternoon, and 3 Bramblings were in a Hutton Buscel garden.
Full count from Long Nab here: https://www.trektellen.nl/count/view/1074/20201026
|Brambling - Alan Hunt|