Monthly Archives: December 2014

CATS

23rd December 2014

A dark, mild and stormy day today saw a Great Northern Diver and a Little Auk off the Brigg, with a Great Northern Diver present and a Little Auk south yesterday. Highlights of 21st included two Great Northern Divers off …

18th December 2014

The quiet early winter period continues, with low pressure systems and winds from the west and the majority of highlights coming from the sea and the bay:- Black-throated Divers passed the Brigg yesterday and on 15th (JS), while up to …

13th December 2014

Twelve days of distinctly marine-flavoured highlights, as would be expected at this time of year: A Slavonian Grebe was off the seafront on 4th (J&TGD); Great Northern Divers have been recorded on many days, with singles present off the Brigg …

1st December 2014

What seemed like unpromising conditions for this morning’s seawatch in fact provided a star fly-by and plenty of quality back-up, with the runaway highlight being a WHITE-BILLED DIVER south at 1025hrs (MJP). An adult in transitional plumage, it was seen …