30th September 2015

Two Yellow-browed Warblers – one in Top Scrub (DL) and an un-ringed bird in Long Lane (MJP) keep the totals ticking over, while a late Hobby headed south in the evening. A Garden Warbler and a Wheatear were new arrivals at Hunmanby Gap.

Goldcrest (Lucy Murgatroyd)

Goldcrest (Lucy Murgatroyd)

The ringers trapped 50 birds in the Top Scrub today, which consisted of (retraps in brackets): Meadow Pipit 7, Lesser Redpoll 2, Chiffchaff 1, Blackcap 1, Goldcrest 3, Bullfinch 1, Goldfinch 1, Chaffinch 8, Greenfinch 14, Great Tit 4 (1), Blue Tit 4 (1), Blackbird 1, Dunnock 5, Wren 3.