Light ENE to SE wind, perhaps today's title is a slight exaggeration, there was a little high cloud mid morning.
|A plump male Wheatear|
|Golden Plover - as seen by scope from the recording area|
Chiffchaff 3 singing
Green Woodpecker 1 calling
Heysham skear (MD)
A lovely evening stroll, but only the regular birds to enjoy
Brent geese, 2 and 3 resting on the skear
Great Crested Grebe 8
Red-breasted Merganser 8
Little Egret 5
Swan sp 1 - just as I was arriving back at the sea wall it flew overhead from SE. It called, so not a Mute, almost certainly a Whooper, but it was quite dark by then and camera was stashed away.