Monday, October 31, 2011

Snow Bunting

This little chap was found on the East Pier of Scarborough Harbour and proved very approachable indeed. I love these little birds, there is just something about them that make them so special. There has also been another very tame bird on the clifftop path at RSPB Bempton Cliffs.

Sunday, October 09, 2011

Wonderful Waders

I have managed recently to catch up with a few waders on the Yorkshire Coast. The light has been very challenging and gettting close to some of these birds did prove very difficult.

Buff-breasted Sandpiper - Long Nab, Burniston, Scarborough

Ruff - Filey Dams, North Yorkshire

Oystercatcher - Filey Brigg, North Yorkshire

Grey Plover - Filey Brigg, North Yorkshire

Bar-tailed Godwit v Black-tailed Godwit - Filey Dams, North Yorkshire

Curlew Sandpiper and Black-tailed Godwit - Filey Dams, North Yorkshire

Black - tailed Godwit - Filey Dams, North Yorkshire