2014 Two Shelduck at
Newton Lake from middle of the month, Eccleston Mere has most interest in a quiet start to
2014 Shelducks on & off at Newton
Lake also Teal numbers down on previous years. Kittiwake at
Eccleston Mere for 1 day.
2014 The month starts with Stonechats at Billinge Hill then Sand
Martins arrive, Wheatear end of month and a
Ring Ouzel last day.
2014 Rarity on the 7th found by yours truly a male Ring-necked
Duck at Newton Lake stayed only the one day, other
Sandpiper twice at Eccleston Mere also 4 Common
Scoter over mid month, single Dunlin at Carr Mill.
2014 Very quiet month,
Yellow Wagtails around Rainford Mosslands area also Hobby seen around the Old Coach Road
2014 Quiet month, highlights
- 10 Common Sandpipers at Carr Mill, 17+ Curlew at Rainford Mosslands also there 1
Sandpiper regular at Newton Lake, Spotted Flycatchers at Billinge and a
Black Tern ends the month at
September 2014 Corncrake at Kings Moss at
start of month, Pink-footed Geese return and end of the month has a Red Kite
2014 Pink-foots numbers build up at Old Coach Rd/Dairy Farm Rd and over
Billinge, Redwings seen towards the end of
November 2014 Willow
Tit at my bird feeders, 5000+ Pinkies + a
single Whooper Swan at Dairy Farm Rd / Old Coach Rd end
2014 5 Woodcock flushed
at Colliers Moss, Unexpected Grey Seal at Newton Brook,
NLW, 2 Goosanders at Newton Lake.