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 Night Heron
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Carr Mill Dam
 22nd May 2016
© Derek Williams
 
 
female Black Redstart
Black Redstart
female
Brookfield St
Earlestown, NLW
17th February 2015
     Little Egret
Little Egret
Arches
Carr Mill Dam
© Derek Williams 

Ring-necked Duck
Ring-necked Duck
Newton Lake
7th April 2014

Ring-necked Duck
Ring-necked Duck
Newton Lake
7th April 2014
 

Ring necked duck
Ring-necked Duck
Newton Lake
7th April 2014

© Steve Bond

 
American Black Tern
American
Black Tern 

Eccleston Mere

© Colin Davies

 
Adult Summer Med Gull
Med Gull
 Newton Lake, NLW 
 
Arctic Tern
Arctic Tern

Eccleston Mere

© Paul Brady

 

male Pied Flycatcher 
Pied Flycatcher
male
T
aylor Park
© Damian Pendlebury
 
 
Waxwing
Waxwing
Andover Road
Haydock
 
Bittern at Carr Mill 
Bittern
Carr Mill Dam
© Dennis Eagling 
 
Bittern at Carr Mill 
Bittern
Carr Mill Dam
© Dennis Eagling 
 
Bittern at Carr Mill 
Bittern
Carr Mill Dam
© Dennis Eagling 
 

Juv Arctic Tern
Juv Arctic Tern

Eccleston Mere

 
 
Waxwing 
Waxwing

Napier Close
Town Centre

© Paul Brady

 
 
Ring Ouzel 
  Ring Ouzel

Billinge Hill

 
   
 
 
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Monthly List Archived Bird News for 2013

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click here for a list of Waxwing sightings for 2013 


  January 2013      Bramblings a good start to the year at Rainford, couple of  Waxwing sightings around and Jack Snipe at Eccleston Mere.
  February 2013     Eccleston Mere proving eventfull,  Waxwings at Rivington Road, a White-fronted Goose with Pink-foots at Old Coach Rd.
  March 2013         Waxwings sightings galore throughout the month, Early Chiffchaff at Eccleston Mere + a Brambling visiting nearby gdns.
  April 2013           A few rare birds thru, Red-breasted Merganser, Osprey, Pied Flycatcher, Arctic Terns also Wheatears galore at Windle.
  May 2013            Action packed birding month with Grasshopper Warblers, Merlin, Redshanks, Yellow Wagtails and lots of Wheatears still.  
  June 2013           Lots of breeding all round + Yellow Wagtails in Billinge area and a Common Sandpiper at end of month at Eccleston Mere. 
  July 2013            Adult Med Gull briefly at Newton Lake which then followed by family of Little Ringed Plovers dropping in to months end. 
  August 2013        Common Sandpiper at Newton Lake, Curlews galore at Old Coach Rd, first of returning Pink-foots with 3 over on the 28th. 
  September 2013  Pink-foots are here, immature Ganet over Haydock Island and a
Yellow-browed Warbler reported in a garden in Rainford. 
  October 2013       Pink-foots reported throughout the month, Redwings, Fieldfares, Brambling at Billinge, Chiffchaff still at Eccleston Mere.
  November 2013   Redwings and Fieldfares widley reported, Merlin seen from a car and a Jack Snipe reported - very rare in St Helens.
  
December 2013   Quiet end to the year, male - female Blackcaps overwintering and a bit of movement of Pink-footed Geese around the area. 



 

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