11 Teal and three juvenile Little ringed Plovers were at Wykeham East Lake this morning and two Whimbrel flew south through North Bay. A juvenile Yellow legged Gull, five Mediterranean Gulls and a Great Skua flew north past Long Nab Obs and a Great Skua, a single Mediterranean Gull and an early Goldeneye flew south. Two juvenile Stonechats were on the cliffs at Long Nab. A Goldeneye, Grey Plover and three Black tailed Godwits flew south past South Cliff. Further Whimbrels were noted south over Scalby Mills and Peasholm and one over Melrose flew north. The long staying Whooper Swan remained at Seamer Road Mere. Three Turtle Doves were at Burniston and 30 plus House Martins were feeding over the Woodlands Cemetery area.
Male Northern Wheatear by Phil Harrison.