2012 A low flying Glossy
Ibis reported over the town centre on 23rd, a quiet month poss due to the mild conditions.
Ducks at Linkway Ponds,
couple of Shelduck at Newton Lake for one day,
quiet month all round.
2012 Star bird on 27th Bittern at Carr Mill
Dam, Green Sandpiper at Newton
Lake, Wheatears in at end of
WheatearsSand / House Martins,Swallows all in,
Ouzel briefly, Swifts in at the end of
2012 A good month
to be out, migrants all in, Short-eared Owl at Old Coach
Road, Whinchat on Clare's Moss.
Report of a White Stork over the town centre
on Monday 18th of interest, otherwise a quite month all round.
Green Sandpiper at Newton Lake, juvenile Cuckoo at Dairy Farm Road and Barn
Owls at Eccleston Park.
August 2012 *** American Black Tern *** at Eccleston Mere at end of month,
Green Sandpipers regular at Newton Lake.
Black Tern still into 1st week of month,
Pink-footed Geese start to arrive from middle of the month.
2012 Pink footed Geese numbers
increase, Redwings and
Fieldfares arrive, Ring Ouzel passed thru at
November 2012 Waxings at last on the 12th, a Jack Snipe at Eccleston Mere and
Bramblings at New Cut Lane
at months end.
2012 Bramblings reach 30+ at New
Cut Lane and Waxwings photo1 - photo2 continue
to show a couple of more times.