03.11.12. Birdlog

03.11.12. Birdlog

No 6 tank had the wintering flock of Golden Plover, Lapwing and 1 Ruff.

A fall of winter thrushes including good numbers of Blackbirds at the Ship Street entrance. Along the Brook Furlong Lane (track by the old birdlog) was a female Sparrowhawk and keeping a watch over her was a Grey Wagtail and Bullfinch.

Stonechat at Marsh Farm. Image by WSM.

Immature male and male Stonechat along track leading to Marsh Farm. Also fluttering along the track was a late Comma Butterfly.

Observer: Frank Duff.

A Barn Owl was seen in fields close to Bridge Lane and Frodsham Swingbridge on the A566 road at 6.00 pm.

Observer: Dave Stewart.