Sunday 23 July 2023

Sunday 23rd July

 At Potter Brompton Carr this morning; Two Avocet, three Greenshank, one Dunlin, one Green Sandpiper, one Common Sandpiper, two Oystercatcher, four Little Egret, one Barn Owl and a cream crowned Marsh Harrier. During a visibility restricted watch from Marine Drive this morning, 349 Common Scoter passed (325 N and 24 S) along with 20 Sandwich Terns and 16 Oystercatchers also north. An increase in flying juvenile Kittiwakes noted. At Long Nab this morning. 70 Common Scoter, three Manx Shearwater, two Sandwich Terns and one Arctic Skua ( 2 S) all flew north. 14 Sandwich Tern, four Turnstone, three Redshank, two Curlew and two Oystercatcher were at Scalby Mills.

Common Scoter passing close at Marine Drive by Christopher Bell.

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