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6:32pm 03-10-2011
Toby Collett
Spotted Redshank and Curlew Sanpdpiper from Greatham Creek Bridge. Merlin flew east over Cowpen Marsh earlier. Pec Sand, Garganey and Little Stint on the reserve today.
6:01pm 03-10-2011
J Money/Bri Foster
With Bri Couse
Red-breasted Goose flew into Scaling Dam (alone) at approx 15.40. It later moved into field near the owl box with other geese. It flew off East at 17.30 with Greylags and Canadas.
5:50pm 03-10-2011
Richard Green
North Tees estuary; 130 Shellduck and approx 70 curlew scattered about plus a dozen or so Wheatears on the access path.
5:49pm 03-10-2011
Harry Murphy
Birdguids says that their is a Blyth's pipit in Middlesbrough.
5:03pm 03-10-2011
Ian Forrest
Hartlepool Headland - 8.45am - Red-throated Diver x8. Black Guillemot not seen though I didn't really look for it along Marine Drive. Guillemot x6 in the harbour. Wheatear x5 scattered between Heugh Pier and the old lifeboat pier. Purple Sandpiper x2 on Heugh Pier along with Turnstone x15, Rock Pipit x1.

Borough Hall Gardens - Tree Sparrow x5, Song Thrush.

Goldcrest & Redwing seen by others in the Bowling Green.

Newburn Bridge - Knot c.50 including the leucistic individual, Ringed Plover c.150, Sanderling c.100, Turnstone, Dunlin x2, Sandwich Tern x3, Gannet x1, Oystercatcher x5, Pochard x1, Goldcrest c.100 flying south along rocks, Wheatear.
4:32pm 03-10-2011
Chris Bell
Male Hen Harrier in off the sea at North Gare at 9am, also Redstart in buckthorn there, though very few other migrants. Leucistic Knot still at Newburn around 10:30am
10:50pm 02-10-2011
F Wright/A Rewcastle
Hartlepool headland 5.30pm. On low ledge opposite battery. 5x Purple sandpiper and 1x Rock Pipit. 3 Sandwhich terns flew by heading to south gare.
10:05pm 02-10-2011
South Gare this AM - pretty quiet. 1 male brambling, 1 chiffchaff, 2 stonechat, 1 wheatear, 1 song thrush, 5 redwing, 4 grey partridge, 1 sandwich tern and a few meadow pipits, linnets, chaffinches going through.
4:27pm 02-10-2011
Ian Robinson
RSPB Saltholme - Saltholme Hide. Barnacle Goose, B.T. Godwit, Pintail, Shoveller & 20+ Golden Plover flew by
1:23pm 02-10-2011
Ian Forrest
Hartlepool Headland - 9.00am - Black Guillemot, Red-throated Diver x7, Eider c.20, Common Scoter x10, Gannet x3 at north end of Marine Drive. Black-throated Diver seen by others.

Harbour area - Sandwich Tern x3.

Borough Hall Gardens - Tree Pipit. The Croft - Blackcap male. Peregrine overhead.

Yellow-browed Wabler, Blackcap, Brambling ringed in Olive Street area.

RSPB Saltholme - 12.20 - Phil Stead Hide only visited - Snipe x15, Garganey, Lots of Wigeon, Teal, Gadwall and Little Grebe.
10:22pm 01-10-2011
James Goode
Dormans Pool, 5-30pm, 4 Greenshank overhead, 9 Redwings landed in willows in the reeds came from the east, Also train full of people on excursion to see industrial Teeside. Greatham Creek, 6pm, 220+ Dunlin, 2 Curlew sands, B/T/Godwit, Bar/Tailed/ Godwit, 5 Greenshank, 1 Merlin, 1 Ruff, Lots of Egrets.
7:32pm 01-10-2011
Had a look on the beach at Saltburn at low tide but saw no goose.
6:10pm 01-10-2011
Ian Forrest
Cowpen Bewley - 8.30am - Little Owl perched on fence on east side of village about opposite the speed hump on Haverton Hill side of village.

RSPB Saltholme - BW Teal still present on the Allotment Pool but distant in reedy edge in the SW corner. A Ruff in NE corner. Still lots of Chiffchaff, LTT, Great Tit, Blue Tit, Wren, Dunnock & Reed Bunting in the reeds/bushes on the east side. Only one Blackcap male seen today.

At least two Kestrels and one Sparrowhawk seen between Paddy's Pool and walking down to Saltholme Hide.

Saltholme Hide - Black-tailed Godwit, Pectoral Sandpiper, Pintail, Barnacle Geese and Ruff x2. Golden Plover c.80 in three different groups/flocks.

Phil Stead Hide - lots of Snipe still. Little Egret x2. No Garganey.
5:56pm 01-10-2011
Friday at G'boro woods, Bullfinches near to pond & GSW high in tree top at the chain area.
5:22pm 01-10-2011
Ted Parker/Don Page
At Crookfoot this morning: a Pink-footed Goose was still with the Greylag flock and a Pintail and 2 Common Buzzards present. The Black Guillemot was still off Parton Rocks this morning with a Guillemot. Also offshore were 38 Eiders, 5 Red-throated Divers and 8 Sandwich Terns, and an incredible, all-white, leucistic Knot with yellow-green legs was feeding on the rocks.
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