The Dusky Warbler was still present in Cornelian Ravine this morning and into the early afternoon. A Great White Egret, 2 Blackcaps, a Marsh Tit and 6 Bramblings were at Cloughton Wyke, where a Sandwich Tern flew south. Along South Cliff there were 5 Blackcaps, a Yellow-browed Warbler, and 4 Chiffchaffs, including a possible tristis but no call was heard. Also seen there were Dark-bellied Brent Goose, a Swallow, 173 Lesser Redpoll, 47 Crossbills and a Lapland Bunting flying south. At Wykeham Lakes there were 7 Whooper Swans and 5 Barnacle Geese on East Lake, and 2 Great White Egrets and a Water Rail at South Lake.
|Eastern type Lesser Whitethroat - John Harwood|