03.09.13. Birdlog

03.09.13. Birdlog

03.09.13. Sunset over No 6 tank, Frodsham Marsh

An hour before dusk and secreted on the banks of No 6 tank found be watching a smaller flock of 13 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 40 Lapwing and a Whimbrel calling distantly over the marsh. The winter adult Black-necked Grebe was actively picking emerging gnats from the water surface. Also 94 Tufted Duck and 6 Pochard also added to an under whelming dusk.

Observer: WSM