20th September 2018

An extraordinary morning for visible migration at Hunmanby Gap resulted in over 6,000 birds moving through, which included 1150 Siskins, 600 House Martins, almost 3,000 Meadow Pipits, 55 Chaffinches, 30 Alba wagtails (and one White), site records of 75 Reed Buntings and 15 Grey Wagtails, 28 Pink-footed Geese, six Bullfinches, three Yellow Wagtails and a late Tree Pipit, (Full counts on trektellen.org as always). Elsewhere, a Little Grebe was among the usuals at the Dams.

House Martin migration, Hunmanby Gap (Mark Pearson)