17.10.12. Birdlog

17.10.12. Birdlog

A Little Egret and 350 Curlew, 27 Black-tailed Godwit, 7 Snipe, 40 Knot, 27 Redshank and 1,000 Dunlin were present on the tide at No 6 tank.

Observer, Arthur Harrison.

A Black Kite was reported to one of the bird information services at 2.45 pm and apparently sighted over the M56 motorway at Frodsham Marsh?

An after work watch over No 6 tank included sightings of 500 Common Teal, 20 Wigeon, 10 Pintail, 15 Gadwall, 64 Tufted Duck and 12 Pochard. Wader wise 300 Lapwing, 110 Golden Plover, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Ruff and 43 Curlew were noted.

Observer: WSM.