Sightings

SOME RECENT SIGHTINGS SUBMITTED TO THE CLUB

October Highlights:The Whooper Swans have returned with sightings at Branton and Fenham, Barnacles were in good numbers at Fenham and Beal whilst the Davison’s had interesting diver sightings. Lindisfarne was the place to be on the 14th when the McCormick’s and Davison’s had a lot of good birds – Bearded Tit and Bramblings. Alan and Margaret had a fine bird with a Black Scoter.

Andrew Craggs is sending NNBC the LNNR peak counts and for October they are :Pink-footed 6,500 , Barnacles 4,500, Wigeon 16,138, Whoopers 100, Golden Plover 2,800, Light-bellied Brent 3,600

Please submit sightings for November for County Records and Newsletter which should be sent no later than 1st October to: – j.lumby@yahoo.com or j.lumby@yahoo.co.uk

The rest of the Archive will be reinstated as soon as possible!