A Post with short video footage of some of Frodsham’s birds and occasionally films from other local sites/birds/wildlife. All videos by WSM unless otherwise stated. If you have a short film and you want to share it with the World send me an email with the embedded code (YouTube).
A big thanks to Greg Baker for having the equipment and the foresight to record some of the archive material contained below.
Paul Shenton sent me this link to his blog which shows video footage of the Pickerings Pasture Golden Plover. http://birding4fun.blogspot.co.uk/2012/11/golden-delights.html
A video of a Ross’s Goose at Marsh Farm. Taken by Greg Baker, 24th April 2004.
An adult of unknown origin but unringed
A Video of a Grey Phalarope on No 5 tank, 5th October 2001. Taken by Greg Baker.
An immature in first winter plumage spinning and foraging on a flooded field
Video footage of a leucistic Cormorant on No 6 tank, 22 September 2007. Taken by Greg Baker.
Video footage of an immature female Merlin at Marsh Farm. Taken by Greg Baker.
Peregrine sparring with Raven over Frodsham Score by Paul Crawley.
Water Rail chicks at Frodsham Marsh by WSM.
Ruddy Shelducks, No 6 tank, Frodsham Marsh by WSM.
Buff-breasted (Suits you Sir?) Sandpiper, No 6 tank, Frodsham Marsh, July 2012 by WSM.
Channel Wagtail, Lordship Marsh, Frodsham Marsh, Cheshire by WSM.
Short-eared Owl on No 5 tank, Frodsham Marsh by WSM.
Marsh Harrier on No 6 tank from by WSM.
Marsh Harrier (1st cy male) on a hunting foray by David Wilson.
Garganey (drake), No 6 tank, Frodsham Marsh by WSM.
Ring-necked Duck on No 6 tank, Frodsham Marsh by WSM.
Whimbrel (part of a record flock of 44), No 6 tank by WSM.
Black-headed Gull (lucistic bird) on No 6 tank by WSM.
Grasshopper Warbler at Frodsham Marsh by David Wilson
Green-winged Teal, No 6 tank by WSM.
Ring-necked Duck at Wigg Island LNR, Runcorn by WSM.
Great Northern Diver at Wigg Island by WSM.
Overton Hill views (some of the marsh) by Frodsham Pictures