04.08.13. Birdlog

04.08.13. Birdlog

04.08.13. Black-necked Grebe (juvs), No 6 tank, Frodsham Marsh

04.08.13. Black-necked Grebe (juvs), No 6 tank,. Frodsham MarshThe 2 juvenile Black-necked Grebe were again present on No 6 tank along with 70 Tufted Duck, 2 Ruddy Duck, 10 Common Pochard and 90 Common Teal.

3 Common Snipe and 34 Black-tailed Godwit flew over while a male Marsh Harrier was quartering the southern banks of the tank. A juvenile Cuckoo present on No 3 tank was a sign that migration is underway.

Video on ‘The Birds of Frodsham Marsh Facebook page here…https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=180822068765325

Observers: Peter Atherton, Paul Ralston, Frank Duff, WSM (and images).