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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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 Bird News from around St Helens 

You can contact the Sankey Valley Rangers on 01744 677 772 to report anything unusual

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December 2017

 

       

         

 Wed 27th Dec  - Dairy Farm Road, Rainford  --  Mixed flock of 50+ Redwing and Fieldfare - tweeted St Helens Blog 
 Sun 24th Dec  - Cooper Lane, Haydock  --  20 Fieldfares observed along Cooper lane footpath this morning - St Helens Blog 
 - Holiday Moss, Rainford  --  Little Owl reported - tweeted St Helens Blog
 - My Garden, off Wagon Lane, Haydock --  Sparrowhawk flew up and sat on roof of house opposite 1.45pm.
 Fri 22nd Dec  - My Garden, off Wagon Lane, Haydock  --  female Sparrowhawk sat on back fence pannel 3.35pm.
 Mon 18th Dec  - Lea Green Station area  --  Raven calling on mobile phone tower near Lea Green Station this morning - tweeted St Helens Blog 
 Sat 16th Dec  - Rainford, private garden next to Randle Brook  --  Little Egret  landed in tree at bottom of garden - St Helens Blog 
 Wed 13th Dec  - Stanley bank Way Bypass  --  Buzzard sat on top of lamp post half way up the bypass.
 Fri 8th Dec  - Carr Mill Dam area  --  A Little Egret on farmland north of Carr Mill Dam alongside the brook by the blue-green barns - St Helens Blog 
              

         

  

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