Lots of waders on sand out from Ocean Edge salt marsh at high water this morning, most in a mixture of summer plumage and winter plumage, and all stages in between. This will be the last neap tide not to cover the mud for a while.
Bar-tailed Godwit 87
Grey plover 198
Curlew Sandpiper - one adult moulting
Sandwich tern - 3 adult
Little Egret 9
Rock pipit - 1 on salt marsh
Skylark 1 on Ocean Edge foreshore, later 1, possibly same bird, overhead south.
Linda Renshaw located a Speckled Bush Cricket on Heysham Nature Reserve. First for here.
Also at HNR
Goldcrest 2 - first of autumn
Grey wagtail 5 colour ringed.