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 Night Heron
Night Heron
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 2015

Local bird news for local birders 
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  January 2015     Upto 4 Blackcaps around the borough, couple of Shelduck at Newton Lake and the colder weather bring the Goosanders in. 
  February 2015    4 Shelduck on & off at Newton Lake, Goosanders on canal at Havannah Flash  female Black Redstart at  NLW - photos 1- 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 
  March 2015        Shelducks at Newton Lake, female Black Redstart still at Brookfield St till 20th, Chiffchaffs from 14th, Hen Harrier reported on 27th.
  April 2015          Migrants arrive, plenty of Blackcaps, Willow Warblers and Chiffchaffs in,Yellow Wagtails middle of month,Swifts in end of month.  
  May 2015           Breeding in full flow with young starting to apprear, possible Red Kite over Haydock island on the 16th, lots of Yellow Wagtails around.
  June 2015          Very quiet month around, hilights 2 Quail reported near Billinge sadly next day one was found dead also Curlew over Billinge. 
  July 2015           Eclipse male Pintail at Newton Lake for 2 wks plus Green Sandpiper end of month, Peregrine photos 1 - 2 - 3  on roof opposite my house.
  August 2015       Late report of Arctic Tern photo at Carr Mill Dam on 8th, Pintail at Newton till 22nd, Rarity Bonelli’s Warbler end of month around Billinge. 
 September 2015 Curlews at Coach Rd start the month, end of month comes in with a Red Kite, Dipper and Osprey and first Pink-footed Geese sightings.
  October 2015      Regular sightings of small skeins of Pink-footed geese around + Redwings and Fieldfares thru. House Martin still at nest to 17th at least. 
  November 2015  Med Gull on Carr Mill Dam on 17th, large numbers of Buzzards reported all month between Racecourse and the A580 by Lady Hill Plantation.
  December 2015  Smaller numbers of Buzzards plus 100 Golden Plover reported by Lady Hill Plantation, small movement of Pink-footed Geese around the area.

 

 

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