24.04.13. Birdlog

24.04.13. Birdlog

Whinchat, April 2013, Frodsham Marsh. Stuart Maddocks

A female Marsh Harrier over Number 6 Tank and a single Whinchat on Weaver Bend causeway.

Observers: Andy and Mike Warner.

3 male Whinchat, 1 Wheatear, Sedge Warbler on walk out to the Weaver Bend at 3.00pm.
1 Wheatear on No 5 tank and 1 Whitethroat singing by path between No 5 and No 6 tank.
1 male Marsh Harrier hunting over reedbed no 6 tank then went over far end where joined by female both hunting over reedbeds

6 Whimbrel on No 6 tank at about 4.30pm, 20 Curlew on fields near Lordship Lane.
2 summer Mediterranean Gull feeding in with flock of Black-headed and Common Gull in ploughed field just behind model plane club at 6 pm.

Observer: Sean O’Hara.

Image by Stuart Maddocks.

1 thought on “24.04.13. Birdlog

  1. 3 male whinchat, 1 wheatear, sedge warbler on walk out to Weaver bend……3.30pm
    1 wheatear on no5 tank and 1 whitethroat singing on path between no5 and no 6 tank.
    1 male marsh harrier hunting over reedbed no6 tank then went over far end where joined by female marsh harrier both hunting over no4 reedbed.
    6 whimbrel on no6 tank…….about 4.30pm.
    20 curlew on fields near Lordship lane.
    2 full summer Med gulls feeding in with flock of black headed and common gulls in ploughed field just behind model plane club……6pm.

    Sean O’Hara.

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