08.02.21. Birdlog.

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A walk out to Ince and Frodsham Marsh was well worthy for the birds seen en route. A Common Kingfisher flashed across the path by the GrowHow works followed by a Great Spotted Woodpecker flying overhead to a belt of trees.

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The fields nearby held 13 Mute and 23 Whooper Swan of which two were juvenile birds. A huge number of Canada,Pink-footed Goose and 10 Barnacle Goose. A couple of Great Egret were knocking about with smaller numbers of Little Egret also noted. A group of 5 Common Chiffchaff found a sunny spot to feed at.

Whooper Swans

Observers: JS & WSM (images and video).