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!


21:12 01-03-2022
Robin king
Long tailed tit beginning g a nest and a ring necked parakeet over croft
16:24 27-02-2022
Gareth W
Smallways Lake, 8 Avocet. In the uplands, Red Kite, 3 Buzzard, Sparrowhawk and a pair of Crossbill.
14:15 26-02-2022
Gareth W
24 Pink-footed Geese flying NW over Caldwell this morning.
13:01 25-02-2022
Singing Common Chiffchaff at Bolton-on-Swale lake, also 4 Pintail
16:27 25-01-2022
Smallways Lake, 3 Brambling.
19:08 21-01-2022
Gareth W
14 Pink-footed Geese at Smallways this afternoon.
21:07 20-01-2022
Egyptian Goose at Scorton
Dipper × 2 and Kingfisher at Gainford
12:24 18-01-2022
Annual Quiz set this year by Helen Hayes

Booking is required as numbers are limited

Wednesday 26th January 2022 at 7:00 pm

Black Lion Hotel,
Finkle Street,
DL10 4QB
15:02 16-01-2022
Great White Egret on Bolton on Swale ywt this morning, also 1 Pink-footed goose with Canadas
10:20 31-12-2021
Lucy Woodward
the flock of 40 swans were in the usual field yesterday at Uckerby (in between Moulton and Scorton) 3pm..field is on the west side of the road and the swans are easily visible
20:24 28-12-2021
Smallways Lake, c 140 Pink-footed Geese flew East over the lake this afternoon.
16:44 21-12-2021
Tim Burton
Cleasby Lake this afternoon.
Common Chiffchaff. Also of note, Woodcock and 8 Pochard.
11:20 17-12-2021
John G
Very quiet at Smallways yesterday but nice flock of 260 Lapwings and 17 Curlews. Usual Greylags, teal, mallard and 6 wigeon. Buzzard displaying over adjacent copse.
11:49 11-12-2021
Nick Morgan
Peregrine and Green Sandpiper at Morton on Swale
11:45 13-10-2021
John G
Passage of Redwings yesterday and today in first 2 hours of daylight, flocks of upto 30.
Messages: 61 until 75 of 5409.
Number of pages: 361
Newer2 3 4 [5] 6 7 8Older