The Dee Estuary, on the North Wales / North-West England border, is one of the United Kingdom's premier birding locations for wetland and shorebirds. This Web site describes the best Dee Estuary birdwatching areas with detailed maps and latest bird news for dedicated twitchers and casual birdwatchers alike.(more)
1 Cattle Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Mediterranean Gull (ad w/pl), 1 Kingfisher and 1 Greenshank by groyne - Meols Common.
1 Kingfisher by Lingham Bridge - Leasowe Lighthouse.
1 Lapland Bunting flushed from marsh between West Kirby and Red Rocks.
2 Greenshank - Dove Point, Meols, this evening.
2 Marsh Harrier - Decca Pools.
2 (poss 3) Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier (ringtail) and 1 Great White Egret - Parkgate Marsh.
1 Cattle Egret, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Little Stint, 9 Ruff, 1 Peregrine - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Raven over Dungeon Wood, Thurstaston.
4 Marsh Harrier - Burton Marsh.
25 Mistle Thrush in field below Torpenhow, Newton.
3 Twite, 1 Golden Plover, 1 Peregrine and 3 Grey Wagtail - Red Rocks.
1 Cattle Egret and 3 Little Stint - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Red Kite over Neston at 1.35pm.
1 Greenshank on groyne - Meols Common.
1 Peregrine and 1 Marsh Harrier -Burton Marsh.
The September Newsletter includes:
Wirral Wader Festival 2016, Observations of Black-tailed Godwits, Colour Ring Report
Newsletters going back to March 1998 can be read, they are indexed both month by month and by subject matter.