A Siberian Chiffchaff was located at Wykeham South Lake this morning, where later in the day there were 2 Chiffchaffs, 10 Little Grebes, 2 Shoveler, 29 Gadwall, 120+ Lapwings, 3 Kingfishers and 35 Siskins. A Red-throated Diver was in the harbour in the morning, and later 2 were just outside, along with a Common Seal and 9 Purple Sandpipers. In the late afternoon 21 Purple Sandpipers and 42 Turnstones were roosting on the harbour wall and a Woodcock was seen inside Marine Drive wall. At Seamer Road Mere a Great White Egret and a Grey Heron were in the trees, while also present were 3 Little Grebes, a Coot, 2 Water Rails, 32 Tufted Duck, a female Goldeneye, 4 Pochard, 2 Chiffchaffs, 10+ Goldcrests, a Treecreeper, a Nuthatch, 3 Long-tailed Tits and a Grey Wagtail. 45 Pink-footed Geese and a Snow Bunting flew south at Long Nab, a Chiffchaff was at Hood Lane in Cloughton, another Chiffchaff was by the cafe at the top of Oliver's Mount, and 10 Crossbills and 2 Bramblings were seen around Raven Hall in Ravenscar.
Full count from Long Nab here: https://www.trektellen.nl/count/view/1074/20201113
|Great Egret and Grey Heron - Rose Habberley|