23.08.13. Birdlog

23.08.13. Birdlog 23.08.13. Cattle Egret, Frodsham Marsh. Mark Payne Cattle Egret and Marbled Duck (red ring on left leg) on No 6 tank with 500 Common Teal and the Cattle Egret moving to fields east of Lordship Marsh from early evening. 2 (1 juv & moulting adult) Black-necked Grebe, Ruddy Shelduck and a drake Ruddy Duck. A male Ruff, 3 Greenshank, 500 Dunlin, adult Curlew Sandpiper and a Little Stint added contrast here to a thrilling 24 hours. Image: Mark Payne. 23.08.13. Pissing Cow and Cattle Egret, Frodsham Marsh. Patrick Earith Image: Cow and Cow Egret. Patrick Earith. Very short video of the Cow Egret by WSM https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=187353308112201

…and the finders account via his blog here…http://liamsbirding.blogspot.co.uk/ Observers: Liam Langley, Scott Reid et al