Monthly Archives: December 2018

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29th December 2018

The Goldeneye returned to the Dams on 26th with a Common buzzard also present, two Great northern divers were in the bay on the same day. Two Waxwings were seen in the town and three Snow bunting were on Carr …

25th December 2018

Once again a continuation on the last few days, aside from 2 Chiffchaffs at the Dams yesterday and a Goosander and Lesser black-backed gull north through the bay today. The two Snow buntings remain faithful to Carr Naze. 

23rd December 2018

Wildfowl dominated the sightings over the last few days with a Long-tailed duck off the North side of the Brigg (21st) and Pink-feet moving south, with 145 on 22nd and 210 today (23rd). The two Snow buntings were still present …

19th December 2018

The two Snow Buntings remain on Carr Naze and the Goldeneye is still at the Dams.

17th December 2018

Still mostly as you were locally, with a Great Northern Diver and the Long-tailed Duck off the Brigg, the pair of Snow Buntings on Carr Naze and the Goldeneye and Kingfisher still at the Dams today. Recent days have seen …

14th December 2018

The assemblage of White-fronted Geese west of the Dams swelled to 50 today (with 11 Pink-feet), while the Kingfisher and two Great Northern Divers remained in the Brigg area and the Goldeneye was still at the Dams. 

13th December 2018

With White-fronted Geese arriving in small numbers along the coast in recent days, we were hopeful of getting some action here at Filey – and as of this evening we did, with no fewer than 28 dropping onto the fields …

10th December 2018

Very much a case of as you were over recent days, although there are some quality lingering birds still on offer – including the Black Guillemot, Great Northern Diver and Long-tailed Duck all bayside of the Brigg, and at least …

4th December 2018

All today’s notable records could be seen from effectively the same spot on Carr Naze, featuring an excellent roll-call of winter specialities including a Black Guillemot, Black-throated and Great Northern Divers, a Long-tailed Duck, a Little Gull, two Snow Buntings, …

2nd December 2018

A busy day at the Dams was headed up by a flyover Great Egret this morning, with other reports from there including an adult Mediterranean Gull, 100 Lapwings, three Black-tailed Godwits, the juvenile Whooper Swan and the Kingfisher. A minimum …