Wednesday 6 September 2023

Wednesday 6th September

The BROWN BOOBY finally made it to Scarborough, seen by two observers as it passed close by Long Nab at 07:30. Subsequently it passed Cowbar, Hartlepool, then returned south to be well watched feeding in the mouth of the River Tees. Highlights past Long Nab included two juvenile Long-tailed Skuas (a third bird south past Cornelian Bay), also 18 Arctic Skuas, 2 Caspian Gulls, 2316 Gannets, and 2 Sooty Shearwaters. 20 long-tailed Tits North Bay. At Potter Brompton Carr; 27 Pink-footed Geese, 3 Ruff, juv marsh Harrier, 14 Little Egrets, 2 Great White Egrets, 2 Yellow Wagtails.

The Brown Booby (taken at Filey Bay) - Brian Martin 

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