07.11.13. Birdlog

07.11.13. Birdlog

07.11.13. Meadow Pipit, Frodsham Marsh. Bill Morton.

The Weaver estuary held 3 Goldeneye plus what are presumed to be from No 6 tank 46 Tufted Duck and 4 Pochard. 10 Little and a Great Crested Grebe were really the only other waterbirds of note.

Shorebirds settled along the edge of the Weaver estuary salt marsh and included 60 Lapwing, 5 Black-tailed Godwit and 16 Redshank.

Numerous Redwing and Fieldfare were along Brook Furlong Lane and a Stonechat was calling from Redwall reed bed.

A single Great White and 3 Little Egret were on Frodsham Score with a wintering flock of c 5 Whooper Swan.

Observer and image: WSM