Very cold north wind all day with some light snow and hail showers, but at least the sun shone in between.
|Today's Brent coming in to land in the freshwater stream|
Green Sandpiper on pond next to Imperial Way.
Pair Gadwall and pair Teal on pond at end of Imperial Way/entrance to recycle facility.
Heysham skear - low water 18:50 (MD)
Light nights and a high spring tide meant very low water (0.9m). I had a walk out to the Kent channel, it was a nice bright evening, but an icy wind.
Eider c180 - no more than recently just that the birds in the gunnel included in count
Shelduck 3 over to NW Red-breasted Merganser 5
Great Crested grebe 6
|Snow on the South Lakes hills|
Visibility was good, so I took this 30 second trip around the Bay. It starts at Black Combe and ends at the Alambra on Morecambe front, with a snow dusted Ingleborough behind.
|This is just the final frame from the clip,above, I was panning quite quickly|
so you don't really get a chance to see Ingleborough in the clip