LATEST MEGAS IN BRITAIN:
FORTHCOMING EVENTS IN CHESHIRE AND WIRRAL-

18 August 2019

LATEST CHESHIRE AND WIRRAL BIRD NEWS

18th August 2019
Red Rocks
3 Arctic Skua,10 Manx Shearwater and 20 Gannet over high tide

Sandbach Flashes
Hobby-Over Elton Hall Flash and Garganey-Hancock's Flood

Mobberley
Hobby-Over

Meols-Park Lane
Hobby

Thurstaston Shore
4 Whimbrel and 500 Knot

Caldy Shore
Black Tern-Seen at high tide 

Frodsham Marshes

Black Necked Grebe and 2 Greenshank-N06 Tank

17th August 2019

Woolston Eyes
Hobby and 2 Green Sandpiper

Hale

Hen Harrier-Over Carr Lane
Ruddy Shelduck and Egyptian Goose-Bottom of Within Way

Hoylake Shore

100+ Manx Shearwater,11 Arctic Skua,5 Kittiwake,12 Gannet,6 Little Tern,27 Common Scoter and a Yellow-legged Gull

Burton RSPB

Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point 
Blackcap x2 By Railway Bridge 
Whitethroat By Railway Bridge 

Spotted Flycatcher By Railway Bridge
Reed Bunting (F)By Railway Bridge
Snipe x1 IMF
Greenshank x15 IMF
Little Egret With Fish IMF
Little Grebes x3 Bridge Pool
Buzzard x3 Over Marsh Covert Wood

Reed Warbler By Marsh Covert Hide
Kingfisher Burton Mere
Great Egret x1 Reedbed Screen
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Sparrowhawk Over Reception Pool
Avocet x1 Main Scrape
Lesser Whitethroat By Railway Bridge


Frodsham Marshes

Garganey and Black necked Grebe-Juvenile-N06 Tank

Sandbach Flashes

Garganey-Hancock's Flood

Doddington Pool

Black Necked Grebe

16th August 2019
Sandbach Flashes
Garganey-Elton Hall Flash

Parkgate
6 Greenshank,6 Spoonbill,2 Marsh Harrier,Sparrowhawk and c1,000 Starling

Burton RSPB
Wood Sandpiper Main Scrape 
Snipe x16 Main Scrape 
Little Ringed Plover x1 Main Scrape 
Avocets x2 Main Scrape
Sparrowhawk Over Main Scrape
Buzzard x3 On Posts Around Wet Grassland
Kestrel Over Wet Grassland
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Blackcap By Willow Pool
Water Rail Marsh Covert Hide
Greenshank x1 Marsh Covert Hide
Swallows 60+ Burton Point
House Martins Over IMF
Great Egret Near Border Pool


15th August 2019
Hilbre Island
9 Arctic Skua,70 Manx Shearwater,5 Gannet,4 Little Tern,Kittiwakes, Sandwich Tern and Common Tern

Sandbach Flashes
Adult Yellow Legged Gull-Elton Hall Flash

Hale

2 Ruddy Shelduck

Pickerings Pasture

Egyptian Goose

Woolston Eyes

2 Dunlin and 3 Green Sandpiper

New Brighton
3 Storm Petrel heading out of River Mersey and 2 Arctic Skua just before high tide

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
5,650 Black-tailed Godwit

14th August 2019
Marbury Country Park
Greenshank and Little Egret-Neumann's Flash

Leasowe Lighthouse
Greenshank-Near groyne

Hoylake
12 Common Scoter,2 Gannet,2 Arctic Skua and 27 Manx Shearwater and 270 Dunlin on shore

Thurstaston Shore
3 Mediterranean Gull (adults)


Burton Rspb
Snipe x10 Main Scrape 
Avocets x2 Main Scrape 
Greenshank x1 Main Scrape 
Dunlin x5 Main Scrape
Ruff x1 (M) Main Scrape
Reed Warbler Main Scrape
Peregrine Over Main Scrape
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Chiffchaff By Woodland Pool
Buzzard Marsh Covert Wood
Little Grebes x4 Bridge Pool
Raven Over Birdcrop Field
Whitethroat By Wooden Bridge To IMF
Swallows Burton Point
House Martins Burton Point
Great Egret x1 Burton Marsh From Point


Sandbach Flashes
Garganey-Elton Hall Flash

13th August 2019
Newchurch Common
Smew-Female of unknown origin-again on the large pool north of the track 

Burton Rspb
Marsh Harrier (F) Burton Marsh From Point 
Merlin Burton Marsh From Point 
Great Egrets x4 Burton Marsh From Point 
Swallows Burton Point
House Martins Burton Point
Blackcap x2 By Railway Bridge
Snipe x6 IMF
Raven Over Birdcrop Field
Whitethroat Far End Of Boardwalk
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Avocets x4 Main Scrape
Barnacle Goose x1 Main Scrape
Buzzard Fence Behind Wet Grassland
Stock Doves Fence Left Of Main Scrape
Ruff x1 Main Scrape
Dunlin x8 IMF


Red Rocks
Wheatear 

Burton Marsh
Merlin 

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
4,570 Black-tailed Godwit (52 juveniles)

Parkgate-Boathouse Flash
6 Spoonbill and 17 Greenshank

12th August 2019
Burton RSPB
Great Egret x1 Near Reedbed Screen
Snipe x4 Main Scrape
Ruff x1 Main Scrape
Avocets x5 Main Scrape
Snow Goose Main Scrape
Peregrine Over Wet Grassland
Green Sandpiper Reception Pool
Swallow Over Reception Pool
Buzzard Over Marsh Covert Wood
Cetti's Warbler Along Boardwalk
Blackcap By Railway Bridge
Marsh Harrier (F) Burton Marsh From Point
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point
Whitethroat By Wooden Bridge To IMF
Dunlin x18 IMF
Snipe x5 IMF
Knot x1 IMF
L Owl x3 Burton Point Seen From Cycle Path

Yellow Wagtail-7 in sheep fields-Burton point

Parkgate-Boathouse Flash
7 Spoonbill and 15 Greenshank

Frodsham Marshes
Black Necked Grebe(Juvenile)-N06 Tank

11TH August 2019
Sandbach Flashes
Garganey,2 Green Sandpiper and a Common Sandpiper-Pumphouse Flash

Burton RSPB
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point 
Green Woodpeckers x2 Burton Point 
Whitethroat By Railway Bridge 
Blackcap By Railway Bridge
Dunlin x3 IMF
Sedge Warbler IMF
Great Crested Grebe Over IMF
Wigeon Bridge Pool
Great Egrets x2 Near Reedbed Screen
Green Sandpiper Reception Pool
Barnacle Goose Main Scrape
Snow Goose Main Scrape
Avocets x6 Main Scrape
Knot x2 Main Scrape
Sparrowhawk On Island Main Scrape
Ruff x2 Main Scrape
Garganey Main Scrape
Snipe x10 Main Scrape
Buzzard Over Marsh Covert Hide
Water Rail IMF
Garganey IMF

Spotted Flycatcher-IMF

Parkgate-Boathouse Flash

7 Spoonbill and 20 Greenshank

Burton Point

2 Wheatear and 2 Little Owl

New Brighton

Whimbrel-By Fort Perch

Meols Shore

Whimbrel

Frodsham Marshes

Black Necked Grebe-N06 Tank-Ruddy Shelduck-Weaver Bend

Marbury Country Park

Willow Tit-Dragonfly pool-Anderton

10th August 2019

Hale
600+ Dunlin,350+ Ringed Plover,2 Sanderling,4 Knot,200+ Black tailed Godwit,Bar Tailed Godwit,7 Turnstone,Whimbrel,2 Common Sandpiper,Greenshank,17 Avocet,Peregrine Falcon, Marsh Harrier and 2 Yellow Legged Gull(Ad and 3s)

Burton RSPB
Avocets x7 Main Scrape 
Snipe x5 Main Scrape 
Ruff x2 Main Scrape 
Snow Goose Main Scrape
Common Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Swallows Over Reception Pool
House Martins 30+ Reception Pool
Great Egret Near Reedbed Screen
Buzzard Over Marsh Covert Wood
Little Grebe Bridge Pool
Barnacle Goose Field Right Of Birdcrop Field
Dunlin x24 IMF
Swifts x5 Burton Point
Garganey (Juv) Main Scrape


Caldy Wildfowl Collection

6,130 Black-tailed Godwit (a site record and 10% of the total islandica race, 14% of max UK count)

Heswall Shore

1300 Oystercatcher,350 Dunlin,Common Sandpiper,5400 Redshank,Greenshank,4 adult Mediterranean Gull's and a Wheatear

Meols Shore

5 Whimbrel flew past groyne,Wheatear and a Greenshank

Hilbre Island

Black Tern,Mediterranean Gull,2 Greenshank.Ruff and a Whitethroat

Parkgate-Boathouse Flash

6 Spoonbill and 20 Greenshank

Burton Marsh

3 Wheatear by sheep pens,Hobby,23 Swift,3 Yellow Wagtail and 3 Raven

Dunge Valley Gardens
Chough-Juvenile still to north-east in sheep field at nearby Windgather Rocks as viewed from stile at SJ994782

Frodsham Marshes
2 Garganey,Black Necked Grebe-N06 Tank-Ruddy Shelduck-Weaver Bend

Woolston Eyes
Kittiwake-Juvenile,Garganey and a Black necked Grebe-N03 Bed

9th August 2019
Parkgate-Boathouse Flash
9 Great White Egret,7 Spoonbill and 20 Greenshank

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
Green Sandpiper heard but not seen (flyover?)

Burton Point
Wheatear and a Yellow Wagtail

Burton RSPB
Wood Sandpiper and 2 Knot

Frodsham Marshes
3 Garganey,Wood Sandpiper and Black Necked Grebe

8th August 2019
Parkgate-Boathouse Flash
8 Spoonbill

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
4,700 Black-tailed Godwit

Burton,Denhall Lane

Green Sandpiper,2 Marsh Harrier and a Hen Harrier (ringtail).

Leasowe Lighthouse

2 Wheatear and a Greenshank

Burton RSPB
Snipe x4 Main Scrape 
Avocets x8 Main Scrape 
Ruff x2 Main Scrape 
Garganey (Juv) Main Scrape
Snow Goose Main Scrape
Marsh Harrier Over Wet Grassland
Buzzard Fence Left Of Wet Grassland
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Chiffchaff Along Boardwalk
Blackcap By Railway Bridge Feeding Young
Kestrel By Railway Bridge
Whitethroat Railway Bridge Feeding Young
Swallows Burton Point
Great Egrets x4 Burton Marsh From Point
Snipe x5 IMF
Water Rail (Juv) IMF
Reed Warbler IMF
Garganey (F) IMF
Dunlin x18 IMF

Wood sandpiper

Dunge Valley Gardens
Chough-Juvenile still to north-east in sheep field at nearby Windgather Rocks as viewed from stile at SJ994782

Woolston Eyes

Marsh Warbler-Trapped and ringed at No.3 bed and 3 Sanderling-N03 Bed

7th August 2019
Burton RSPB
Swallows Burton Point 
Dunlin x17 IMF 
Ruff x1 (M) IMF 
Wood Sandpiper x1 IMF
Marsh Harrier Over IMF
Sedge Warbler Bridge Screen
Reed Warbler Marsh Covert Hide
Little Grebe Marsh Covert Hide
Green Woodpecker By Burton Mere
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Snipe x6 Main Scrape
Ruff x1 Main Scrape
Avocets x8 Main Scrape
Snow Goose x1 Main Scrape
Kestrel Burton Point

Wood Sandpiper
Garganey
Great White Egret

Parkgate-Boathouse Flash
8 Spoonbill

Sandbach Flashes
Gull Billed Tern,3rd Summer Caspian Gull,Juvenile Mediterranean Gull and Juvenile Yellow Legged Gull -Elton Hall Flash

(C)STEVE SEAL
Dunge Valley Gardens
Chough-Juvenile still to north-east in sheep field at nearby Windgather Rocks as viewed from stile at SJ994782

6th August 2019
Burton RSPB
Avocets x7 Main Scrape 
Barnacle Goose Main Scrape 
Snow Goose Main Scrape 
Snipe x5 Main Scrape
Buzzard Fence Left Of Wet Grassland
Reed Warbler Reedbed Screen
Great Egret Over Reedbed
Little Grebe Bridge Pool
Kestrel x2 Burton Point
Great Egret x1 Burton Marsh From Point
Dunlin x11 IMF
Green Sandpiper IMF
Wood Sandpiper IMF Both Sands Together
Ruff (M) IMF
Sedge Warbler IMF
Common Sandpiper IMF


Risley
Black Necked Grebe-On West Pool at Silver Lane Pools 

Hilbre Island
Arctic Skua,9 Little Tern,600 Dunlin and 200 Ringed Plover

Farndon
Hobby-Over fields between Townsfield lane and River Dee

Burton RSPB

Wood sandpiper and Green sandpiper

Dunge Valley Gardens
Chough-Juvenile still to north-east in sheep field at nearby Windgather Rocks as viewed from stile at SJ994782

Sandbach Flashes
Gull Billed Tern-Pumphouse Flash-Seen briefly and then no further sign
(C)IAN BARBER
5th August 2019
Burton RSPB roost
42 Little Egret, 9 Great White Egret and a Marsh Harrier recorded this evening between 7pm and 9.15pm 

Hoylake
Adult Yellow Legged Gull

Burton RSPB

Marsh Harrier (F) Burton Marsh From Point 
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point 
Kestrel x2 Burton Marsh From Point 

Swallows Burton Point
Raven Over Birdcrop Field
Sedge Warbler IMF
Dunlin x6 IMF
Ruff (M) IMF
Spotted Redshank x1 IMF
Great Egret x1 IMF
Stock Doves x2 IMF

Little Grebe Bridge Pool
Great Crested Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Snipe x9 Marsh Covert Hide
Reed Warbler By Reedbed Screen
Water Rail (Heard) Reedbed Screen
Buzzard Over Marsh Covert Wood
Blackcap (M & F) By Willow Pool
Green Sandpiper Reception Pool
Avocets Main Scrape
Snow Goose Main Scrape


Parkgate-Boathouse Flash
7 Spoonbill and 3 Greenshank

Dunge Valley Gardens
Chough-Juvenile still to north-east in sheep field at nearby Windgather Rocks as viewed from stile at SJ994782 also Spotted Flycatcher and Redstart
(C) R SCALLY
Frodsham Marshes
3 Garganey,2 Black Necked Grebe and a Wood Sandpiper-N06 Tank

4th August 2019
Burton Rspb
Buzzard Fence Right Wet Grassland 
Swifts Over Wet Grassland 
Avocets x16 Main Scrape 
Spotted Redshank x1 Main Scrape
Snipe x6 Main Scrape
Green Sandpiper x1 Main Scrape
Swallows Over Reception Pool
House Martins Over Reception Pool
Sand Martins Over Reception Pool
Reed Warbler By Reedbed Screen
Wood Sandpiper x1 Marsh Covert Hide
Water Rail (Heard) Marsh Covert Hide
Little Grebes x5 Bridge Pool
Great Crested Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Blackcap x2 (M & F) Railway Bridge
Green Woodpecker (Heard) By Railway Bridge
Dunlin x22 IMF
Ruff x1 (M ) IMF
Greenshank x1 IMF
Great Egret x1 Border Pool


Leasowe Lighthouse
Common Sandpiper on groyne,Kingfisher along River Birket and a Little Owl Meols end of Park Lane

Doddington Pool
Black necked Grebe

Frodsham Marshes
2 Garganey,2 Black Necked Grebe and a Wood Sandpiper-N06 Tank

Rosetherne Mere
Black Necked Grebe

3rd August 2019
Burton RSPB
Marsh Harrier Burton Marsh From Point 
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point 
Raven Burton Marsh From Point 
Kestrel Burton Point
Swallows 100+ Burton Point
Sand Martins Burton Point
Dunlin x7 IMF
Pintail x1 IMF (Photo Phone Scoped)
Ruff (M) IMF
Great Crested Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Reed Warbler Reedbed Screen
Cetti's Warbler By Willow Pool
Blackcap By Burton Mere
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Snipe Main Scrape
Avocets x13 Main Scrape
Buzzard Fence With Prey Wet Grassland
Great Egret x1 By Fence Wet Grassland


Denhall Quay
33 Great Egret flew towards roost from Denhall Quay,official RSPB count!!Five, which were seen to fly over Burton towards Burton Mere Wetlands from direction of Frodsham Marsh,may well be in addition to those.

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
4,200 Black-tailed Godwit

Caldy Steps
2 Wheatear

Hoylake Shore
Yellow-legged Gull and 3 Mediterranean Gull plus lots of gulls and terns

Chelford-Lapwing Hall Pool
Black Necked Grebe

Woolston eyes
14 probable Wood Sandpiper-Flew south and 4 Black Necked Grebe-N03 bed

Frodsham Marshes
Ruddy Shelduck,2 Black Necked Grebe and a Wood Sandpiper

2nd August 2019
Burton Rspb
Great Egret x2 Right Of Wet Grassland 
Buzzard Fence Right Wet Grassland 
Snipe x12 Main Scrape 
Avocets x14 Main Scrape
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Little Grebe x1 Reception Pool
Water Rail (Heard) Reedbed Screen
Stock Doves x2 Marsh Covert Hide
Great Crested Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Juvenile Garganey Bridge Pool
Whitethroat By Birdcrop Field
Swallows Over Birdcrop Field
Ruff x1 (M) IMF
Juvenile Water Rail IMF
Reed Warbler IMF
Green Woodpecker Burton Point
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point
Marsh Harrier (F) Burton Marsh From Point
Juvenile Garganey IMF
Spotted Redshank x1 IMF


Denhall Quay
35 Great Egret-Flew towards roost

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
3,900 Black-tailed Godwit including first juvenile of the year

Hoylake Lifeboat Station
Wheatear


Meols-Dove Point
2 Mediterranean Gull on shore, 44 Common Scoter out to sea 

Hilbre Island
8 Whimbrel,Manx Shearwater,2 Shag and 10+ Little Tern

Farndon
Common Quail-Male singing at Holt in fields south of A534 

Wildboarclough
Black Redstart-On wall near footpath along Danethorn Hollow 

1st August 2019
Hoylake Shore
Yellow-legged Gull and 5 Mediterranean Gull in gull and tern roost.

Leasowe Lighthouse
Mediterranean Gull in Kerr's Field,Grasshopper Warbler on nature trail and 2 Willow Warbler by pond

Beacon Woods,Heswall
Marsh Tit

Burton RSPB
Dunlin x1 IMF 
Ruff x1 (M) IMF 
Greenshank x2 IMF 
Sparrowhawk (F) Over IMF
Swallows Burton Point
Whitethroat Far End Of Boardwalk
Great Crested Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Buzzard Marsh Covert Wood
Water Rail (Heard) Near Marsh Covert Hide
Reed Warbler By Marsh Covert Hide
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Snipe x10 Main Scrape
Avocets x15 Main Scrape
Marsh Harrier (F) Over Wet Grassland
Great Egret x1 Right Of Wet Grassland
Wheatear x1 By The Barn
Peregrine Over Main Scrape
Kingfisher Burton Mere


Woolston Eyes
Juvenile Garganey-Morgan hide and 3 Black Necked Grebe



31 July 2019

LATEST CHESHIRE AND WIRRAL BIRD NEWS

31st July 2019
Burton RSPB
Marsh Harrier (F) Over Wet Grassland 
Buzzard Fence Behind Wet Grassland 
Great Egret x1 Right Of Wet Grassland 
Avocets x17 Main Scrape
Dunlin x4 Main Scrape
Snipe x5 Main Scrape
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Great Crested Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Whitethroat Along Boardwalk
Swallows Burton Point
House Martins Burton Point
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point
Ruff x1 (M) IMF
Green Sandpiper x1 IMF
Greenshank x1 IMF


Meols
Peregrine-Juvenile- Chasing Starlings in horse paddocks.

Hoylake
Adult Yellow legged gull-In gull roost

Woolston Eyes

2 Green Sandpiper,Common Sandpiper and 8 Black tailed godwits-No3 Bed

Redesmere

Hobby

Hilbre Island

11 Arctic Skua,3 Manx Shearwater and a Fulmar

30th July 2019
Redesmere 
Common Scoter-Drake

Pickerings Pasture
Curlew sandpiper-Showing from carpark

Marbury Country Park

Black Necked Grebe-Juvenile and  a Barn Owl

Burton RSPB
Great Egret x1 Burton Marsh From Point 
Little Ringed Plover x1 IMF 
Great Egret x1 Border Pool 
Whitethroat Along Boardwalk
Great C Grebes 2 No Sign Of Chick Bridge Pool
Common Sandpiper x1 Marsh Covert Hide
Green Sandpiper x3 Marsh Covert Hide
Little Grebe x1 Marsh Covert Hide
Reed Warbler x3 Marsh Covert Hide
Buzzard Over Reedbed
Sedge Warbler Near Reedbed Screen
Green Woodpecker Marsh Covert Wood
Avocets Main Scrape
Ruff x2 Main Scrape
Snipe x3 Main Scrape
Marsh Harrier Reeds By Main Scrape
Stock Dove Fence Left Of Wet Grassland


Caldy Wildfowl Collection
3,900 Black-tailed Godwit

Burton Point
Great Egret over and a Marsh Harrier (juv)

Hoylake
Wheatear


29th July 2019
Heswall Shore
1,900 Oystercatcher,4 Knot,2 Sanderling,Turnstone,3,200 Dunlin,1600 Curlew,6 Whimbrel,95 Black-tailed Godwit and 5,100 Redshank


Leasowe Lighthouse
Mediterranean Gull (juv)-In flooded field by Park Lane.

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
3,200 Black-tailed Godwit

Decca Pools
Wood Sandpiper (flew deeper into marsh),4 Great White Egret over and 2 Marsh Harrier

Burton Point
3 Little Owl (1 juv)

Burton RSPB
Ruff x1 (M) Main Scrape 
Snipe x2 Main Scrape 
Avocets Main Scrape 
Sedge Warbler x2 Main Scrape
Buzzard Fence Left Of Wet Grassland
Marsh Harrier (F) Over Wet Grassland
Swallows Over Reception Pool
Water Rail (Heard) Reedbed Screen
Reed Warbler Marsh Covert Hide
Green Sandpiper x2 Marsh Covert Hide
Common Sandpiper x1 Marsh Covert Hide
Little Ringed Plovers x2 Marsh Covert Hide
Little Grebe Bridge Pool
Great Crested Grebes x3 Bridge Pool
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point


Rostherne Mere
Common Scoter-Drake

Marbury Country Park
Black Necked Grebe-Juvenile
(C)GREG BAKER
West Kirby marine Lake
Mediterranean Gull-Adult

Doddington Pool
3 Common Scoter-Drakes

Hurleston Reservoir
2 Common Scoter-Drakes

Congleton-Mosley Reads Lane
Hobby-Flew over golf course

Burleydam Pool
Red Kite

28th July 2019
Burton RSPB
Swallows IMF 
House Martins IMF 
Sand Martins IMF 
Ruff x1 IMF
Yellow Wagtail (Juvenile) IMF
Raven Over IMF
Great Egret Over IMF
Sedge Warbler x2 IMF
Great Crested Grebes x3 Bridge Pool
Greenshank (Heard) Marsh Covert Hide
Reed Warbler By Reedbed Screen
Green Sandpiper x3 Reception Pool
Wood Sandpiper x2 Main Scrape
Dunlin x1 Main Scrape
Avocets Main Scrape
Mediterranean Gulls x2 Main Scrape
Bar-Tailed Godwit Main Scrape
Turnstones x3 Main Scrape
Marsh Harrier Over Wet Grassland
Water Rail Marsh Covert Hide
Peregrine Over Main Scrape


Astbury Mere
8 Common Scoter -Briefly then flew South West

Pickerings Pasture
3 Arctic Tern and 25 Common Scoter-Flew West past

27th July 2019
Burton RSPB
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool 
Swifts Over Reception Pool 
Mediterranean Gulls x2 Main Scrape 
Avocets Main Scrape
Ruff x3 Main Scrape
Snipe x5 Main Scrape
Dublin Main Scrape
Garganey (Juvenile) Main Scrape
Marsh Harrier Over Wet Grassland
Buzzard Fence Left Of Wet Grassland
Reed Warbler Reedbed Screen
Water Rail (Heard) Near Reedbed Screen
Great Egret x1 Over Reedbed
Green Sandpiper x3 Marsh Covert Hide
Wood Sandpiper x2 Marsh Covert Hide
Garganey (Male) In Eclipse MCH
Great Crested Grebes x3 Bridge Pool
Garganey Female & Juvenile IMF
Swallows Over IMF
House Martins Over IMF
Sand Martins Over IMF
Curlew x1 Flew Over Reserve
Sanderling x1 Marsh Covert Hide


Meols-Dove Point
Greenshank

Hilbre Island
4 Little Tern,20 Common Tern and 400 Sandwich Tern in tern roost just east of Hilbre on falling tide,also a Wheatear on the sandbank

Puddington
2 Hobby 

Meols Common
Grasshopper Warbler

Heswall Shore
31 Little Egret,1800 Oystercatcher,13 Knot,1700 Dunlin,1700 Curlew,2 Whimbrel,3500 Black-tailed Godwit,4400 Redshank,2400 Black-headed Gull,2 adult Mediterranean Gull and 370 Common Gull

Burton Marsh
Great Egret on marsh and 2 Little Owl by Burton Point 

Woolston Eyes
Juvenile Garganey-Morgan hide

26th July 2019
Burton RSPB
Great Egrets x3 Burton Marsh From Point 
Sparrowhawk Burton Marsh From Point 
Swifts Burton Point 
Swallows Burton Point
Whitethroat x2 Juvenile By Railway Bridge
Kingfisher IMF
Marsh Harrier Over IMF
Water Rail (Heard) By Bridge Screen
Great Crested Grebes x3 Bridge Pool
Reed Warbler Near Reedbed Screen
Blackcap By Willow Pool
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Great Egret x1 Main Scrape
Mediterranean Gulls x3 Main Scrape
Spotted Redshank x1 Main Scrape
Snipe x7 Main Scrape
Ruff x2 Main Scrape
Avocets Main Scrape
Peregrine Over Wet Grassland


Decca Pools
3 Little Ringed Plover (1ad, 2 juv),Hen Harrier (looked like it had white wing tags),Marsh Harrier and a  Water Rail

Caldy Steps
3,000 Black-tailed Godwit and 2,000 Dunlin-Out in the middle of the estuary

Parkgate
6 Spoonbill-Boathouse Flash

Woolston Eyes
Juvenile Garganey-Morgan hide

Bickley Hall Farm
Common Quail-male singing in barley field on farm trail near Bar Mere; access details on CWT website 

Sandbach Flashes
Yellow Legged Gull and 2 Egyptian Geese

25th July 2019
Burton RSPB
Ruff x2 Main Scrape 
Snipe x6 Main Scrape 
Mediterranean Gulls x2 Main Scrape 
Avocets Main Scrape
Great Egret x1 Main Scrape
Marsh Harrier x2 Over Wet Grassland
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Reed Warbler Near Reedbed Screen
Buzzard Over Reedbed
Great Crested Grebes x3 Bridge Pool
Blackcap Marsh Covert Wood
Whitethroat Along Path To IMF
Chiffchaff By IMF Hide
Spotted Redshank x1 Adult x1 Juv IMF (Photo)
Lesser Black-backed Gull IMF (Photo)
Great Egret x1 Burton Marsh From Point
Swallows Over Burton Point
Common Sandpiper x1 Main Scrape


Parkgate
6 Spoonbill,Water Rail and a Marsh Harrier with prey.

Hilbre Island
620 Sandwich Tern

Lostock Green-Hourse stables
2 Adult Yellow Wagtails and 5 Juveniles

Woolston Eyes
Juvenile Garganey and Little Ringed Plover-Morgan hide scape

Risley Moss
2 Hobby

24th July 2019
Burton RSPB
Great Egrets x2 Burton Marsh From Point 
Whitethroat By Railway Bridge 
Green Sandpiper x1 Bridge Pool 
Great Crested Grebes x3 Bridge Pool
Little Grebes Bridge Pool
Chiffchaff Marsh Covert Wood
Blackcap Marsh Covert Wood
Sedge Warbler By Marsh Covert Hide
Reed Warbler Near Reedbed Screen
Cetti's Warbler By Willow Pool
Green Woodpecker (H) By Burton Mere
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Swallows Over Reception Pool
Mediterranean Gulls Main Scrape
Avocets Main Scrape
Snipe x3 Main Scrape
Buzzard Over Wet Grassland
Marsh Harrier (F) Over Wet Grassland


Meols-Dove Point
5 Mediterranean Gull (4ad and 1 juv) and a Greenshank

Heswall-Cottage Lane
Grasshopper Warbler

Burton Marsh
6 Spoonbill

Astbury Mere
16 Raven-Over

Lostock green
5 Yellow Wagtails-(Juveniles)

23RD July 2019
Burton RSPB
Marsh Harrier (F) Over Wet Grassland 
Ruff (M) x1 Main Scrape 
Spotted Redshank x1 Main Scrape 
Avocets x14 Main Scrape
Mediterranean Gulls x3 Main Scrape
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Buzzard Marsh Covert Wood
Reed Warbler Reedbed Screen
Snipe x3 Marsh Covert Hide
Great C Grebes 2Adult +1Chick Bridge Pool
Little Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Raven Over Birdcrop Field
House Martins Burton Point
Swifts Burton Point
Swallows Burton Point
Yellow Wagtail Wet Grassland


Decca Pools
Hen Harrier(Ringtail)

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
2,960 Black-tailed Godwit 

Parkgate
6 Spoonbill-Boathouse Flash

Woolston Eyes
Garganey-Juvenile

Astbury Mere
2 Goosander(Redheads)

Pickerings Pasture
3 Yellow Legged Gull

22nd July 2019
Burton RSPB
House Martins Burton Marsh From Point 
Swallows Burton Marsh From Point 
Swifts Burton Marsh From Point 
Chiffchaff Along Path To IMF
Common Sandpiper x1 IMF
Great Egrets x3 IMF
Whitethroat Birdcrop Field
Little Grebes Bridge Pool
Great C Grebes 2Adult +1Chick Bridge Pool
Reed Warbler Near Marsh Covert Hide
Blackcap (F) Marsh Covert Wood
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Med-Gulls 1ADULT 2Juv 1-1st Sum M- Scrape
Avocets x17 Main Scrape
Ruff x2 (M) Main Scrape
Marsh Harrier Over Wet Grassland
Little Owl Burton Point Seen From Cycle Path


Woolston Eyes
Garganey-Juvenile

Parkgate
Merlin,13 Greenshank and 6 Spoonbill-Boathouse Flash

Caldy Wildfowl Collection
2,960 Black-tailed Godwit 

Astbury Mere
12 Raven-Over

Pickerings Pasture
2 Yellow Legged Gull

21st July 2019
Meols
Whimbrel-By groyne

Burton RSPB
Great White Egret and 2 Little Owl-From Burton Point

Sandbach Flashes
Avocet,3 Common tern,2 Green sandpiper,2 Wood Sandpiper and a Common Sandpiper-Elton Hall Flash

Woolston Eyes
Garganey-Juvenile,Greenshank,Green Sandpiper,Black Tailed Godwit and a Dunlin

Marbury Country Park
Greenshank-Neumann's Flash

Tatton Park
3 Common sandpiper

Hilbre Island
4 Goosander,3 Raven,2 Willow Warbler and 650 Sandwich Tern

Parkgate
10 Greenshank and 6 Spoonbill-Boathouse Flash

Scholar Green
13 Mandarin Duck-Over

20th July 2019
Burton RSPB
Swifts Burton Marsh From Point 
Swallows Burton Point 
Whitethroat By Railway Bridge 
Dunlin x3 IMF
Great C Grebes 2Adult +1Chick Bridge Pool
Little Grebes x2 Bridge Pool
Reed Warbler By Reedbed Screen
Blackcap (M) By Burton Mere
Green Sandpiper x1 Reception Pool
Buzzard Over Main Scrape
Ruff x2 (M) Main Scrape
Avocets x16 Main Scrape
Med-Gulls 2 Adult 1 Juvenile Main Scrape
Great Egret Right Of Wet Grassland
Marsh Harrier Over IMF


Caldy Wildfowl Collection
2,800 Black-tailed Godwit 

Parkgate

3 Greenshank on Boathouse Flash,5 Spoonbill and 6 Great White Egret

Meols-Dove Point

3 Common Sandpiper

Hoylake
20+ Manx Shearwater- over high tide.

Thurstaston
67+ Whimbrel-Flying out of estuary

Sandbach Flashes
Avocet,2 Common Tern,3 Green Sandpiper and 2 Egyptian Geese

Pickerings Pasture
Yellow Legged Gull-Adult and 2 second summers

Woolston Eyes
Garganey-Juvenile and 7 Black Necked Grebes-John morgan Hide and Red Kite-Over No3 bed

Frodsham Marshes
Knot-Summer Plumage-N06 Tank and Hobby-Over