20.07.12. Birdlog

20.07.12. Birdlog (No 6 tank).

An evening visit produced a roving flock of 7 Green Sandpiper, 1 Whimbrel, 5 Black-tailed Godwit and 400 Dunlin. The male Marsh Harrier dropped onto No 6 tank for a brief period. A Little Egret flew in then thought better of it and continued out towards the estuary.

Observer: WSM

Black-tailled Godwit, Whimbrel and Lapwings on No 6 tank.

View of Moel Famau (554 metre high Welsh hill) with Stanlow Oil Refinery in the foreground looking west from No 6 tank.

All Images by WSM.