10.07.14. Birdlog

10.07.14. Birdlog

Male Common Scoter on the Weaver Bend.

Observer: Alan Booth.

10.07.14. Red-necked Grebe, River Weaver, Frodsham Marsh. Bill Morton

The Red-necked Grebe was immediately obvious this evening tucked in close to its reedy corner by the Weaver Causeway (off Redwall Reedbed). 76 Tufted Duck. 45 Coot, 5 Common Sandpiper, 18 Oystercatcher and 300 Common Swift.

10.07.14. Great Crested Grebe, River Weaver, Frodsham Marsh. Bill Morton

Over on No.6 tank there were 20 Cormorant, 24 Common Teal, 34 Mallard, 1 Common Sandpiper, 6 Oystercatcher and 4 Curlew.

10.07.14. Fox and Shelduck, No.6 tank, Frodsham Marsh. Bill Morton

A thirsting Fox came down to the waters edge and enjoyed a drink whilst the Shelduck and Mallard were curious enough to gather and keep an eye on their foe.

Observers: Emily Traynor, WSM (and images).