8th December 2015

Stonechat on the Brigg (Mark Pearson)

Stonechat on the Brigg (Mark Pearson)

Notable reports over recent days have concerned regular Great Northern Divers in the bay (with three on 6th), a Little Gull south on 7th (with 75 Fulmars present off the North Cliff / Brigg), and a male Stonechat and eight Rock Pipits in the Brigg / Carr Naze area. The Dams and East Lea are hosting a pair of Mute Swans, up to 80 Wigeon, 50 Teal, 12 Curlew, eight Shoveler and a male Pochard among other species, while up to 70 Pink-footed Geese are in the northern area.