Holy Island…

Highlights from a quiet few hours spent with Russ Webb at Beal and Holy Island, Northumberland: Whooper Swan (9) Long-tailed Duck (1) Yellow-browed Warbler (10) Ring Ouzel (1) Common Chiffchaff (4) Lesser Whitethroat (1) Northern Wheatear (1) Brambling (c20) Short-eared Owl (2) Snow Bunting (1)      

Cleveland: Autumn on the East Coast

The East Coast is the place to be in Britain during the autumn, a whiff of easterly winds can bring in anything a large movement of Song Thrush, Fieldfare and Redwing right up to anything like a Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler, Pallid Harrier or everyone's favorite and most iconic autumn bird - Yellow-browed Warbler. Now being … Continue reading Cleveland: Autumn on the East Coast