2 Ruff, 6Green Sandpiper, 3Common Sandpiper, 21+Snipe, adRinged Plover, 4+juv Little Ringed Plover, 28Curlew,
717 Greylag inc 471 on C.Lake,
All 3 wagtails with 2Grey, 12+Pied & 32+Yellow wag,
Signs of a good breeding season with passerines well represented:-
Corn Bunting, Yellowhammer, Willow Tit, Bullfinch, Reed Bunting, Long tailed Tit, Pheasant, Tree Sparrow, Whitethroat, Linnet, Goldfinch all with young.
A Cuckoo near Allans Pool looked like a young bird too
A mixed roving flock of wagtails & pipits along Foulmarts Lane held a Tree Pipit, with 20 Meadows
Corn Buntings were still singing at Stoneybeck, with another singing close to the DBC hide.
2 juv Corn Bunts - male was singing close by
Stoneybeck looking good to pull in a wader or two
2 each of Ruff & Green Sand
Back home for midday via the shops & the chippy