Saturday 3 July 2021

Med numbers increasing

Steady rain for most of the morning, dry spells in the afternoon, but heavy showers. Wind from south.

Heysham Skear - low water 13:45
Great Crested Grebe 8
Little Egret 4
Curlew c30
Turnstone 33
Dunlin 1 
Nice to se the Dunlin back

Red Nab high water 17:25
Mediterranean gull 4. Three adult, including this Belgium ringed bird.
Ringed as a pullus 09/06/2016
At marais d'Harchies; Bernissart; Hainaut; Wallonia; BELGIUM 

This clip shows all three adults. It starts with one partially behind a rock, one preening in the middle and ends on a resting bird.

There was also a second calendar year bird
2cy Med top centre