07.04.13. Birdlog

07.04.13. Birdlog

Common Shelduck, April 2013, Frodsham Marsh. Bill Morton

50 Golden Plover and 40 Fieldfare at Marsh Farm/No 1 tank.

No 6 tank: 30 Common Shelduck, 40 Common Teal, 6 Shoveler, Marsh Harrier3 Avocet, Ruff and 100 Black-tailed Godwits. A Stonechat by the black gate at the slip road to tank.

Observers: Frank Duff, Lee Lappin, Sean O’Hara

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2 Stonechat along Lordship Lane and a Brambling with Chaffinches there.

Observer: Sean O’Hara

Weaver Bend: 30 Common Shelduck, 2 Pintail, 20 Common Teal, 4 Oystercatcher,

Chiffchaff singing along Brook Furlong Lane and two more along the north banks of No 6 tank.

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A Hen Harrier over No 3 tank and 6 Raven also noted.
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Observer: Lee Lappin.
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A Short-eared Owl in the evening along the banks of No 5 tank.
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Observers: Nigel Case, Barry, WSM.
14 Raven heading off to the hills at dusk.
Observer: WSM
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