Two Great Northern Divers and two Red throated Divers were in the harbour this morning. A pair of Stonechat on rock armour in North Bay opposite Hairy Bob's Skatepark. A drake Red-breasted Merganser flew south past Marine Drive and a female Common Scoter was on the sea off there. 30 Pink-footed Geese flew south off Marine Drive and approximately 80 Pink-footed Geese flew south over Dean Road cemetery. A Little Egret was on the River Derwent at West Ayton. At Potter Brompton Carr (from Haybridge); at least 5 White-fronted Geese, 120 Pink-footed Geese, one Marsh Harrier, one Little Egret and 26 Wigeon. A Red Kite was over Wrench Green.
Close up of a Great Northern Diver by Stephen Beaver.