male GSW takes a drink - image Tippa Laurie
2Little Auks & a GNDiver went past at Whitburn as did a skein of 70+ Pink footed Geese. Shields Snowbuntings still numbered 4, but NTees Shorelark dropped by one to 3birds.
minimum of 7 Stonechat on Seaton Common, with the same number at Blackhall Rocks, which heldBTDiver & RTDiver
a fem Pochard was fresh in at Watergate pk
Saltholme stole the show today with :- Leo, Water Pipit, Merlin, Green Sandpiper, 2Marsh Harriers, Water Rail, Black tailed Godwit, Starling roost very active well before light.
Further good news from WWT where the #Curlew roost topped 500 today, the day being capped of with several Mistle Thrushes beginning to tune up