View and report bird sightings in our area and other items that may be of interest to local birders. Guests are welcome to add sightings. Messages will only appear after editors approval.
Please use caution when discussing sensitive species!


16:33 24-05-2022
Forcett, An Osprey appeared to be heading for Forcett Hall lake but turned south towards Richmond. About 4pm.
21:02 22-05-2022
Cuckoo in flight at Caldwell this morning
20:59 22-05-2022
Nick Morgan
Osprey north over Ainderby Steeple this evening
19:13 17-05-2022
Mel Redfearn
Swifts seen in Catterick Village.
19:33 16-05-2022
A male Garganey was at Smallways Lake this afternoon and a Wood Sandpiper was noted at Thorpe Farm.
12:53 15-05-2022
Smallways Lake, Grasshopper Warbler reeling plus a Shoveler with young.
16:43 11-05-2022
Smallways Lake, Wood Sandpiper, Dunlin and 2 LR Plover.
11:26 08-05-2022
Scorton Lake, good numbers of House Martin, Swallow and Sand Martin. Several Swift and a Hobby were also seen. Banks Lake had a male Garganey and a Garden Warbler.
09:47 08-05-2022
john Rodmell
Borrowby, Thirsk.First two swifts arrived this morning. A few days earlier than normal.
12:54 30-04-2022
Nick Morgan
A walk along the river at Morton-on-Swale - still a small flock of Fieldfare, six singing Corn Bunting, first Lesser Whitethroat, three pairs of Grey Partridge, three Yellow Wagtails, Kingfisher and three Little Egret
17:59 26-04-2022
Brignall Banks: 2 male and 1 female Pied Flycatcher, 4 Redstart and a calling Tawny Owl.
11:21 25-04-2022
.Mel Redfesrn
Catterick Village, seen chiffchaff in garden
07:30 23-04-2022
Mel Redfearn
First swallow seen in Catterick Village on Wed and female blackcap in garden.
14:20 21-04-2022
andy b
Common Blue Butterfly in garden in Romanby this morning
13:07 17-04-2022
Andy Johnston
Osprey over Swale at Scruton 11.00am heading down river towards Morton Bridge
Messages: 1 until 15 of 5381.
Number of pages: 359
[1] 2 3 4 5 6 7Older