|The Black-tailed Godwit at Shibdon [Rob Stonehouse]|
Milkwellburn Wood - Another Purple Hairstreak (in a different 1ksq). Many Peacock and Small White butteflies on the wing today.
Lamelsey Water Meadows - The escaped Bar-headed Goose again present.
Dunston - The Vicarage garden held a Dark-Green Fritillary, 35+ Large Whites, 20+ Small Whites, 8 Green Veined Whites, 15 Peacock, 11 Small Tortoiseshell, 1 Red Admiral and 1 Painted Lady. Also a large number of bees with over 150 counted at one point.
|Dark Green Fritillary in the vicarage garden at Dunston [The Reverend Atkinson]|
|Painted Lady in the vicarage garden at Dunston [The Reverend Atkinson]|
Cowen Road, Dunston - Chiffchaff in garden
River Tyne at Stella - A Yellow-legged Gullbut no sign today.
|The Yellow-legged Gull at Stella|