Check of the sea, from Pete
Kittiwake 14 out - record from yesterday morning
Kittiwake 1 juvenile blogging plus distant outbound flock of at least 5
South Shore - high water 09:30
Rock Pipit 1 on Ocean Edge foreshore
Wigeon 115 on Red Nab
Mediterranean gull 1 on Red Nab.
|Mediterranean gull (top) with BHGs and Wigeon|
Middleton Nature Reserve
Little grebe - at least 3 on "no swimming" pond, still a few skirmishes, but not as frantic as yesterday.
|male Teal seen through the bushes|
Goldeneye 1 female - first record this year since a male on the skeer on 2nd January (it seems like another lifetime!)
|Initially on the main pond|
Then moved to the "no swimming" pond
|Female Goldeneye with three of the Shoveller|