09.07.13. Birdlog

09.07.13. Birdlog

09.07.13. Little Grebe, Frodsham Marsh. Bill Morton.

A pair of Little Grebe, 83 Tufted Duck, 12 Common Pochard, 10 Common Teal, 21 Gadwall and a crèche of 12 Common Shelduck ducklings with parents in tow.

A small roosting flock of waders held 4 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 4 adult and 6 juvenile Little Ringed Plover and a solitary Curlew.

The highlight was a flock 200 Sand Martin congregating with 300 Common Swift over No 6 tank.

The Foxes of Frodsham Marsh

A pair of young Foxes enjoyed the evening sunlight frolicking with tut tutting duck nearby (click on link above to view a short film).

Observer: WSM.