Freezing conditions brings Slav Grebe to Carr
Mill, Goosanders on to the Sankey Brook and Newton Lake.
Egret starts the month & the long staying Mandarins on Retail Ponds plus
Migrants starting to come in, a female Goosander present throughout the month
at the Retail Park
Swallows to Swifts,
Wheatears to Warblers, Whimbrel
and a Ring
Ouzel all been seen this month.
Migrants now all in, first young starting to
appear, a Hobby and a
poss Pallid Swift seen
at Carr Mill Dam.
June 2010 Osprey reported
at Carr Mill, a quite month all round with juveniles of all species seen all around the borough.
July 2010 Quiet
month, Green Sandpipers showing throughout the month at Newton Lake, NLW.
August 2010 Green Sandpipers all thru the month, best
bird has to be the juv Arctic Tern at Eccleston Mere for 10 days.
Sandpipers thru the month, and Goshawk, Arctic & Black Tern and Ring-billed
Gull going thru.
2010 Single sightings of Whooper
Swans, poss Rough-legged
Buzzard and 2
Gull at Prescot Res
thru the month and Waxwing and a Dipper pay a brief visit in the area.
Gull - Med Gull at Prescot Res, a couple of Waxwings and a Little Egret pay us a brief visit.