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December Newsletter now published on this website featuring 'A Pied Wheatear at Meols', Colour Ring Report and Latest Events.

Dec 17
1 Merlin, 1 Peregrine, 3 Marsh Harrier, 2 Hen Harrier ringtail, 2 Short-eared Owl and 3+ Great Egret - Parkgate.
2 Marsh Harrier and 1 Peregrine - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1,430 Pink-footed Geese left the roost at first light, also 680 Curlew and 114 Golden Plover - Heswall Shore.
1 Bittern (flew in from Parkgate), 8+ Marsh Harrier and 4 Great Egret - Neston Reed bed at dusk.

Dec 16
4 Hen Harrier ( a pair of adults, and a pair of juveniles), 7 Marsh Harrier, 2 Short eared Owl, 2 Peregrine, 1 male Merlin, 1 Raven, 1 Barn Owl and 2 Great Egret - Parkgate.
1 Great Northern Diver - West Kirby Marine Lake.
200+ Brent Geese (including 1 dark-bellied), 1 Rock Pipit and 2 Stock Dove - Hilbre.

Dec 15
1 Great Northern Diver, 10 Brent Geese, 2 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Goosander and 1 Goldeneye (male) - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Snow Bunting on shore just below Target Road sewage works - Heswall Shore.

Dec 14
1 Great Northern Diver and 1 Goldeneye (male) - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1,800 Pink-footed Geese flew inland form Heswall Marsh at first light.

Dec 13
1 Great Northern Diver - West Kirby Marine Lake.
6 Marsh Harrier, 2 Hen Harrier (ringtail & adult male), 1 Short-eared Owl and 2 Great Egret - Parkgate.
1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Dec 12
1 Great Northern Diver - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Hen Harrier (ringtail), 4 Marsh Harrier (in air together),  1 Merlin, 1 Stonechat and 2 Great Egret - Parkgate.
1,570 Pink-footed Geese flew inland form Heswall Marsh at first light, many later seen in fields between Irby and Pensby.

Dec 11
1 dark-bellied Brent Geese in the flock (first of winter), 210 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Eider - Hilbre.
1 Great Northern Diver and 2 Brent Geese over high tide - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Bittern which flew towards Neston Reed Bed, 2 Hen Harrier (male and ringtail) and 2 Great Egret - Parkgate.

Dec 10
1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Goosander (redheads) and 4 Red-breasted Merganser, also Grey Seal on one of the pontoons!  - West Kirby Marine Lake.
2 Stonechat in dunes between West Kirby and Red Rocks.
1 Woodcock flushed from Gilroy Nature Park, West Kirby.
1,220 Pink-footed Geese roosted overnight on Heswall Marsh and flew inland at first light.
2 Greenshank, 650 Teal and 730 Pintail between Heswall and Thurstaston.
7 Purple Sandpiper - New Brighton Marine Lake.
4 Short-eared Owl showing well this afternoon - Parkgate.
1 Mediterranean Gull - Leasowe Bay.

Dec 9
1 Great Northern Diver this morning - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Eurasian White-fronted Goose, 2 Barnacle Geese (could be feral) and 3,000+ Pink-footed - Burton Marsh (viewed from Burton Point).
2 Hen Harrier (male and ringtail), 5 Marsh Harrier, 2 Peregrine, 1 Merlin, 1 Kestrel, 1 Bittern and 1 Great Egret - Parkgate during RSPB Raptor Watch event.
1 Goosander (redhead) on Gilroy duck pond, West Kirby.

Dec 8
1 Yellow-legged Gull in the gull roost - Hoylake Shore.
1 Woodcock - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Great Northern Diver this morning - West Kirby Marine Lake.

Dec 7
1 Great Northern Diver this morning seen in flight at high tide - West Kirby Marine Lake.

Dec 6
1 Black Redstart on beach - Gronant.
1 Great Northern Diver and 3 Red-breasted Merganser - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1+ Bearded Tit (heard), 1 Crossbill (heard), 1 Kingfisher, 4 Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier and 1 Peregrine -  Burton Mere Wetlands.

Dec 5
1 Great Northern Diver, 3 Goosander and 5 Red-breasted Merganser - West Kirby Marine Lake.

Dec 4
1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Goosander, 2 Red-breasted Merganser and 1 Little Grebe - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Water Pipit near path to Neston Sewage Works.
2 Short-eared Owl (in aerial combat), 1 Water Pipit and 1 Peregrine - Decca Pools.
1,552 Cormorant flew out of estuary at first light, 352 Curlew, 11,000 Knot, 4,000 Dunlin, 5,000 Oystercatcher and 335 Grey Plover before high tide - Hilbre.

Dec 3
1 Great Northern Diver and 1 Little Grebe - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1,100 Black-tailed Godwit, 33 Grey Plover, 1,000 Dunlin 1 Greenshank, 1 Goosander, 1 Merlin, 2 Peregrine and 6 Twite - Point of Ayr.

Dec 2
1 Great Northern Diver this morning - West Kirby Marine Lake.
2 Cattle Egret - Puddington Lane, Puddington (at A540 end).
7 Marsh Harrier, 2 Hen Harrier (1m, 1 ringtail), 2 Short-eared Owl, 1 Bittern and 2 Great Egret - Neston Reedbed.
Currently we have at least six Hen Harriers on the estuary - 2 juv females, 1 adult female, 2 juv males and 1, possibly 2, adult males (Mark Garner).

Dec 1
1 Little Grebe and 4 Goosander this morning, 1 Great Northern Diver late afternoon - West Kirby Marine Lake.
7 Purple Sandpiper, 200 Brent Geese, 1 Goosander and 1 Eider - Hilbre.
3 Water Pipit - Neston Marsh.
1 Swift reported over West Kirby at lunch time.
4 Hen Harrier and at least 3 Cattle Egret - Parkgate.

Nov 30
242 Brent Geese, highest count this autumn at Hilbre.
1 Great Northern Diver - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Bittern - Neston Reedbed.
1 Hen Harrier (ringtail) and 1 Marsh Harrier - Parkgate.

Nov 29
2 Cattle Egret and 30+ Little Egret in fields Ledsham end of Badgers Rake Lane (west side of A550).
1 Water Pipit -  Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Great Northern Diver and 1 Little Grebe (wrongly ID'd as a Red-necked Grebe earlier) - West Kirby Marine Lake.
10 Twite, 1  Jack Snipe, 3 Greenshank, 2 Peregrine and 3 Marsh Harrier - Connah's Quay Nature Reserve.

Nov 28

400 Wigeon 400, 75 Shoveler, 3 Great Egret, 1 Hen Harrier, 1 Marsh Harrier, 1 Merlin, 1 Peregrine and 2 Cetti's Warbler, 10,000 Starling came into roost at dusk - Burton Mere Wetlands.
5 Great Egret and 2 Hen Harrier - Burton Marsh.

Nov 27
5 Goldeneye, 4 Goosander, 4 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Scaup and 2 Brent Geese - West Kirby Marine Lake this morning.
2 Brambling in finch flock - Thornton Hough.
1 Brambling, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Goldeneye, 1,000 Black-tailed Godwit, 4,000 Dunlin, 6 Spotted Redshank, 11 Greenshank , 2 Jack Snipe, 6,000 Wigeon, 2,000 Pintail and 3,000 Teal - Connah's Quay Reserve/Oakenholt Marsh.

Nov 26
14,000 Knot, 4,000 Dunlin, 400 Grey Plover, 150 Bar-tailed Godwit and 300 Sanderling - Hoylake Shore at high tide.
2 Bearded Tit showing in reed bed, 1 Kingfisher and up to 10,000 Starling putting on a great display at dusk - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Nov 25
2 Bearded Tit in reedbed, 1 Water Pipit from IMF hide - Burton Mere Wetlands.
16 Marsh Harrier came into roost, several when it was almost dark including 2 second calendar year males, about 8 juv males and about 5 adult females, also 2 Short-eared Owl and at least 5 Hen Harrier - Neston Reedbed.

Nov 24
2 Avocet seen from Bridge screen - Burton Mere Wetlands.
3 Purple Sandpiper in wader roost at New Brighton Marine Lake.
8 Marsh Harrier, 1 ringtail Hen Harrier, 1 Short-eared Owl and 2 Bittern - Neston Reedbed at dusk.
600 Pink-footed Geese feeding in field by playing fields - Newton (West Kirby).
800 Pink-footed Geese flew toward the estuary from Irby direction at 1245hrs.
2 Greenshank before high tide, 965 Pink-footed Geese flew inland at first light - Heswall Shore.
5 Hen Harrier (1 grey male) and 5 Great Egret -  Parkgate this afternoon.

Nov 23
1,500 Pink-footed Geese feeding in field by playing fields - Newton (West Kirby).
1 Brambling on feeder, also 1 Hen Harrier - Burton Mere Wetlands.
5 Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier (ringtail), 1 Bittern, 3 Short-eared Owl and 2 Water Pipit - Neston Reedbed.
1 Scaup, 1 Goldeneye, 2 Red-breasted Mweganser and 5 Goosander - West Kirby Marine Lake.

Nov 22
2 Marsh Harrier, 3 Hen Harrier (1 Grey male) and 1 Short-eared Owl at Parkgate Baths late afternoon.
1 Scaup, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Goldeneye and 3 Goosander - West Kirby Marine Lake.
10,000+ Knot - West Kirby Shore at high tide and feeding near Tansky Rocks before and after high tide.

Nov 21
1 Scaup, 1 Little Grebe and 5 Goosander - West Kirby Marine Lake.
10,000+ Knot off Thurstaston on rising tide, most flew to West Kirby.
2 Bittern, 5 Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier (grey male), c3,000 Pink-footed Geese, 2 Great Egret and 1 Water Rail, Bearded Tit heard in reedbed - Parkgate to Neston Reedbed this afternoon.

Nov 20
6+ Marsh Harrier - Neston Reedbed.
5 Eider, 2 , 6 Wigeon and 6  - Hilbre.
1 Green Sandpiper and 1 Jack Snipe, 3,500 Starling came into roost at dusk - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Nov 18
2 Crossbill south over Lower Heswall this morning.
615 Pintail, 275 Teal, 6200 Oystercatcher, 94 Golden Plover, 900 Lapwing, 8000 Knot, 400 Redshank, 330 Black-tailed Godwit, 520 Curlew - Heswall/Thurstaston shore this morning.
430 Pink-footed Geese in fields below Dungeon Wood, Thurstaston.
525 Pink-footed Geese in fields between Caldy Golf Club and Telegraph Road (A540) - Caldy/Thurstaston.
2 Bittern, 6 Marsh Harrier, 2 Hen Harrier (ringtails) and 1 Great Egret - Neston Reedbed at dusk as viewed from south end of Parkgate prom.

Nov 17
1 Eider, 1 Peregrine, 135 Turnstone, 1 Rock Pipit, a small fall of thrushes including 15 Redwing and 14 Blackbird, and 1 Goosander flew NE - Hilbre.
1 Bittern seen in flight and 1 Short-eared Owl showing well - Parkgate.
1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Nov 16
223+ Brent Geese around Hilbre.
1 Bittern showing well off Parkgate Old Baths, also 1 Great Egret.
2 Cattle Egret still in field NE end of Puddington Lane, Puddington.
Many small skiens of Pink-footed Geese moving over Thurstaston/Caldy/Newton are today.
2 Bittern at dusk - Neston Reedbed.
1 Short-eared Owl flew in off the sea - Hoylake.

Nov 15
4,000+ Knot this morning, 430 Pinkfeet, 340 Pintail, 380 Teal, 95 Golden Plover, 800 Lapwing and 2 Greenshank on the rising tide this afternoon - Heswall/Thurstaston.
1 Cattle Egret, 1 Hen Harrier and 1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Nov 14
4 Bearded Tit (2m, 2f) , 1 Cetti's Warbler, 10 Siskin, 1 Cattle Egret and 1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.
2 Cattle Egret with 5 Little Egret in field at Puddington end of Puddington Lane.
3 Water Pipit and 1 Jack Snipe this morning, 7+ Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier and 1 Bittern at dusk - Neston Reedbed.
1 Scaup, 4 Goosander (redheads), 3 Red-breasted Merganser (redheads) and 1 Great Crested Grebe - West Kirby Marine Lake.
4 Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier. 1 Great Egret and 500 Pink-footed Geese - Parkgate late afternoon.

Nov 13
1 Snow Bunting - Hilbre.
1 Scaup and 1 Little Grebe - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Nov 12
15 Marsh Harrier (6 in the air together), 2 Hen Harrier (male and ringtail), 1 Bittern, 1 Barn Owl, 1,000 Pink-footed Geese, 1 Merlin and 9 Great Egret - Neston Reedbed.
1 Snow Bunting - Hilbre.
1 female Marsh Harrier, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (pair) and hundreds of Fieldfares by Old Baths - Parkgate.
1 Hen Harrier (male), 2 Marsh Harrier, 2 Cattle Egret, 1 Short-eared Owl and 1 Green Sandpiper - highlights from Burton Mere Wetlands.

Nov 11
8 Bearded Tit (photographed) - Neston Reedbed.
1 Snow Bunting - Hilbre.
1 Greenshank by groyne - Meols Common.
1 Great Grey Shrike 200m north of Denhall Quay this morning.
2 Bearded Tit, 2 Cattle Egret, 1 Short-eared Owl, 1 Water Pipit and 1 Great Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Scaup - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Hen Harrier (grey male) flying towards Parkgate plus several Marsh Harriers at dusk - Neston Reedbed.
1 Hen Harrier (grey male), 1 Great Egret, 1 Merlin, 2 Peregrine, 1 Barn Owl, 2 Stonechat (pair) and 1 Bittern which flew towards Neston, also several Marsh Harrier - Parkgate.

Nov 10
No sign of Pied Wheatear today.
Nice display by 1 female and 1 male Hen Harrier and 1 Great Egret - Parkgate.
5 Whooper Swan flying low over Saughall this morning.

Nov 9
1 Pied Wheatear showing well on sea wall - Dove Point, Meols.

7.000 Wigeon, 5,000 Pintail in the River channel, 4,000 Teal, 2,000 Black-tailed Godwit, 2,500 Dunlin, 10 Spotted Redshank, 11 Greenshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Peregrine, 1  Hen Harrier and 2 Kingfisher - Oakenholt Marsh.

Nov 8
1 Pied Wheatear showing well on sea wall - Dove Point, Meols.

6 Whooper Swan, 1 Merlin, 2 Peregrine, 58 Grey Plover 2 Greenshank, 200  Pintail, 200 Wigeon and 1 Goosander - Point of Ayr
6 Whooper Swan, 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Merlin and 3 Scaup - Hilbre.
8 Marsh Harrier, 3 Hen Harrier, 2 Peregrine, 1 Barn Owl, 1 Short-eared Owl and 1 Bittern - Neston Reedbed, this evening.

Nov 7
1 Pied Wheatear showing well on sea wall - Dove Point, Meols.
1 Scaup, 3 Goosander, 2 Red-breasted Merganser, 2 Great Crested Grebe and 3 Brent Geese - West Kirby Marine Lake, another 60 Brent Geese on sea.
2 Cattle Egret in field at Puddington end of Puddington Lane.
1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Nov 6
3 Crossbill and 2 Brambling over S this morning - Burton Mere Wetlands.
200 Chaffinch over in one hour, 40 Brent Geese on shore - Red Rocks.
5 Mute Swan, 3 Whooper Swan, 500 Pinkfeet, 9 Brent Geese, 2000 Shelduck, 515 Pintail - Heswall Shore at high tide.
2,000 Knot roosting off Tinkers Dell, Thurstaston, before high tide.
1 Mediterranean Gull (ad) - Hoylake Shore.
2 Cattle Egret in field at Puddington end of Puddington Lane.
1 Pied Wheatear on sea wall by Dove Point, Meols.
1 redhead Goosander, 1 Scaup, Great Crested Grebe and 3 'redhead' Red-breasted Merganser - West Kirby Marine Lake.
2 Bittern - Neston Reedbed.

Nov 5
1 1st winter male Velvet Scoter on sea off Lighthouse, 1 Great Egret over going east - Leasowe Lighthouse.
2 Goosander (redheads) and 3 Red-breasted Merganser - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Mediterranean Gull (ad) - Hoylake Shore.
2 Marsh Harrier and 2 Hen Harrier (ringtails) - Neston Marsh.

Nov 4
3 Goosander (redheads), 1 Scaup and 1 Red-breasted Merganser - West Kirby Marine Lake.
5 Great Egret, 1 Bittern, 2 Short-eared Owl and 4 Hen Harrier (incl 2 grey male) - Parkgate.
8 Marsh Harrier, 3 Hen Harrier (1 male), 1 Bittern, 1 Short-eared Owl and 3 Great Egret - Neston Marsh.
2 Mediterranean Gull in large gull roost, 3 Whooper Swan in field - Shotwick Lake.
2 Green Sandpiper and 1 Barn Owl - Decca Pool.

Nov 3
415 Pink-footed Geese, 190 Pintail, 270 Teal, 65 Little Egret, 3600 Oystercatcher, 94 Golden Plover, 530 Lapwing, 3000 Knot, 375 Dunlin, 865 Redshank, 450 Black-tailed Godwit, 870 Curlew, 4 Raven - Heswall Shore at high tide.
5 Purple Sandpiper and 1 Shag, 368 Redshank along the gutter - Hilbre.
1 Water Pipit, 12 Whooper Swan, 2 Cattle Egret and 3 Great Egret  - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Marsh Harrier male, 1 Merlin female, 1 Peregrine, 2 Hen harrier male & female, 2 Great Egret, 1 Short-eared Owl and 4 Raven which flew south - Riverbank Road, Heswall, this morning.
3 Goosander (fem) and 1 Scaup - West Kirby Marine Lake.
1 Hen Harrier (imm ringtail), 1 Merlin, 1 Marsh Harrier, 1 Peregrine, 1 Raven and 1 Great Egret - Burton Point.
2 Hen Harrier (ringtail and ad male), 7+ Marsh Harrier, 1 Peregrine and 6+ Great Egret - Neston Marsh this afternoon up to dusk.

Nov 2
6 Hen Harrier (2 ad m, 2 juv m, 2 f, 1 juv ,1 ad), 7 Marsh Harrier, 1 Bittern flew to Neston Reed Bed, 6 Short-eared Owl, 1 Barn Owl and 2+ Great Egret - Parkgate.
2 Bittern, 6 Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier (fem) and 1 Short-eared Owl - Neston Reedbed.
3 Crossbill and several Brambling over Leasowe Lighthouse.
1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.
3 Goosander (fem) on lake, 1 Eider (fem) on sand - West Kirby Marine Lake.

Nov 1
2 Bearded Tit, 1 Water Pipit and 1 Hen Harrier which caught Snipe in full view of Reception hide - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Bittern, 4 Marsh Harrier and 3 Hen Harrier ( 2 male and 1 ringtail) - Parkgate.
1 Bittern - Neston Reedbed.
1 Scaup (juv) - West Kirby Marine Lake.

Oct 31
1 Black Redstart - Middle Eye.
1 Water Pipit and 1 Jack Snipe - Burton Mere Wetlands.
630 Chaffinch and 6 Fieldfare over flying south - Red Rocks.
2 Bittern roosted in Neston Reedbed this evening.
2 Short-eared Owl, 1 Barn Owl, 4 Hen Harrier incl 2 grey males, 4 Marsh Harrier, 1 Merlin and 1 Bittern which flew towards Neston at dusk - Parkgate.

Oct 30
15 Whooper Swan - Showtick Fields including 2 on the Boating lake.
1 Scaup (juv) - West Kirby Marine Lake.
197 Brent Geese, 178 Redshank, 2 Teal and 650 Starling - Hilbre.
3,400 Knot roosting off Thurstaston Shore at low tide.
1 Bittern and 2 Hen Harrier (grey male and ringtail) - Parkgate, at dusk Bittern again flew towards Neston reedbed to roost.
7 Marsh Harrier, 4 Hen Harrier (incl 1 grey male), 2 Barn Owl and 2 Cetti's Warbler - Neston Reedbed.

Oct 29
205 Brent Geese (The majority of the brents were off the North End, plus groups south-west of Middle Eye) - Hilbre.
4 Hen Harrier early morning  (2ad males, 1 ad f and juv f), 6-7 Marsh Harrier around, 3 Great Egret, 4 Brambling, 2 Merlin and small number redwing and fieldfare - early morning at Parkgate, 1 Bittern off Old Baths late afternoon.
160 Chaffinch, 12 Brambling, 30 Greenfinch, 16 Siskins, 20 Skylarks, 24 Reed Buntings, 6 Redwing, 1 Fieldfare - early morning over Leasowe Lighthouse.
240 Pink-footed Geese, 18 Barnacle Geese (presumed feral), 54 Golden Plover - Heswall Marsh this moning.
1 Scaup (juv) - West Kirby Marine Lake.
2 Bearded Tit, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 6 Whooper Swan and 4,500 Pink-footed Geese - highlights from Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 28
6 Whooper Swan (flying east), 2 Long-tailed Duck (pair), 116 Turnstone, 24 Wigeon, 2 Brambling, 8 Skylark and 1 Rock Pipit - Hilbre.
6 Whooper Swan flying east over Leasowe Lighthouse at 0830am, also 1 Water Rail on River Birket by Lingham bridge.
1 Water Rail - Gilroy, West Kirby.
3 Eider (1 male & 2 fem) flew east past Hoylake before high tide.
1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.
2 Hen Harrier (grey male and ringtail) close to Denhall Quay late afternoon.

Oct 27
3 Spoonbill, 1 Water Pipit, 1 Jack Snipe, 1 Curlew Sandpiper and 640 Pintail - highlights from Burton Mere Wetlands.
3 Whooper Swan on Boathouse Flash this evening, 5 Marsh Harrier, 1 Barn Owl, Hen Harriers included 1 ad m, 1 ad f, 1 juv f and at least 2 juv m making 5 plus a very rusty coloured juv m at Burton Mere Wetlands so SIX in total! - Parkgate.
4 Stonechat - Burton Point.
525 Cormorant flew out of the estuary past Hilbre early morning.

Oct 26
1 Leach's Petrel this afternoon - Hoylake Shore.
2 Cattle Egret, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Spoonbill and 1 Curlew Sandpiper - highlights from Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 25
1 Bearded Tit  - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Bittern, at least 5 Great Egret, 2 Marsh harrier, 1 ringtail Hen harrier, 1 fem Merlin and 1 Brambling over - Parkgate.

Oct 24
1 Bearded Tit (one brief glimpse!), 1 Water Pipit, 1 Merlin and 4,500 Pink-footed Geese - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 23
1 Bearded Tit and 1 Water Pipit - Burton Mere Wetlands.
300 Sanderling and 325 Grey Plover on ebbing tide - Hilbre.

Oct 22
1 Water Pipit, 1 Hen Harrier and 1 Curlew Sandpiper - Burton Mere Wetlands.
2 Water Rail - Red Rocks.
114 Brent Geese (highest count this autumn) and 3 Eider - Hilbre.

Oct 21
1 Yellowhammer (a rare bird here these days), 4 Siskin, 1 Brambling, 3 Redwing, 20 Skylark, 10 Reed Bunting, 110 Chaffinch and 50 Greenfinch overhead at Leasowe Lighthouse this morning.
1,170 Chaffinch, 33 Brambling, 1,280 Starling, 100 Goldfinch, 135 Greenfinch, 14 Linnet, 1 Swallow, 43 Wood Pigeon, 72 Sky Lark, 4 Redwing, 26 Fielfare, 6 Mistle Thrush, 43 Jackdaw and 1 Grey Wagtail flew south over Red Rocks this morning.
1 Great Egret, 1 Marsh Harrier and 1 Hen Harrier - Heswall Marsh.
1 Red Kite over marsh at 1pm, also 4 Marsh Harrier, 1 Ringtail Hen Harrier, 1 Peregrine and 1 Green Sandpiper - Decca Pools.

Oct 20
98 Great Crested Grebe and 2,500+ Common Scoter off Meols after high tide, 1 Greenshank by groyne.
As well as a few hundred Chaffinches there were 6 Brambling, 9 Siskin, 41 Fieldfare, 5 Mistle Thrushe, 2 Rock Pipit, 1 Grey Wagtail and 42 Skylark over Red Rocks this morning.
5 Brambling, 7 Siskin and 3 Redpoll  over  Leasowe Lighthouse this morning.
c40 Fieldfare over Lower Heswall.
1 Little Stint, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 5 bRuff and 4 Snipe - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Marsh Harrier, 1 Great Egret and 1 Green Sandpiper - Decca Pools.

Oct 19
1 Peregrine, 83 Wigeon and 4 Pintail - Hilbre at first light.
340 Curlew - south of Little Eye/Tanskey Rocks.
2 Hen Harrier, 1 Marsh Harrier and 1 Green Sandpiper between Decca Pools and Neston Old Quay.
2 Hen Harrier (ringtails) came into roost at Parkgate, plus 1 Raven over.
2 Cattle Egret, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Hen Harrier, 1 Peregrine and 1 Kingfisher - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 18
Another good visible migration this morning included 1 Ring Ouzel, 80 Chaffinch, 7 Brambling, 9 Siskin, 60 Meadow Pipit, 52 Skylark, 40+ Fieldfare and 2 Tree Sparrow -  Red Rocks.
2 Marsh Harrier and 1 Hen Harrier together over Lingham Lane by Leasowe Lighthouse this morning.
1 Little Stint which narrowly escaped a Marsh Harrier, also 1 Hen harrier, 1 Merlin, 2 Cattle Egret and 1 Curlew Sandpiper - Burton Mere Wetlands.
Visible migration over Thurstaston Hill this morning included 84 Redwing and 220 Wood Pigeon, also 3 Ravens and 140 Pink-footed Geese over - Thurstaston Hill.
13 Marsh Harriers came into the Neston Reed Bed roost this evening, appeared to be 11 juveniles and 2 second calendar year males.

Oct 17
1 Chough showing well around Dee Sailing Club and beach below, Thurstaston.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler moving south, 1 Swift over plus 605 Chaffinch, 2 Brambling, 5 Siskin, 3 Tree Sparow, 45 Skylark, 23 Mistle Thrush and 51 Fieldfare, - Red Rocks.
1 Spoonbill, 1 Little Stint, 2 Curkew Sandpiper and 2 Cattle Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
Several flocks of Fieldfares reported including 50 over Heswall and 70 over Caldy.

Oct 16
1 Chough photographed on boulders on shore around 10am then from noon onwards either in flight, on the golf course or on the boulders at the bottom of the cliff, between Caldy steps and Dee SC.
1 Short-eared Owl near Leasowe Lighthouse.
1 Hen Harrier this morning, 2 Marsh Harrier at lunch time and 1 Spoonbill over late afternoon - Parkgate.
2 Cattle Egret, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Hen Harrier and 2,500+ Pink-footed Geese - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 15
c3,000 Pink-footed Geese over Moreton this morning headed towards the Dee Estuary.
Large movement of Pink-footed Geese flying over Royden Park and Thurstaston Hill towards the Dee estuary from first light to 9am, initial movement was 3,450 strong followed by several small flocks - total 4,410.
2 Yellow-browed Warbler, in Alders together and moving south, also probably a third bird earlier - Red Rocks.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler - Cubbins Green, West Kirby.
1 Water Pipit from Marsh Covert hide, Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler - Hilbre.

Oct 14
4 Stonechat (2 pairs) south of Denhall Quay, also 1 Hen Harrier (ringtail) and 1 Merlin.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler - Leasowe Lighthouse.
1 Swift over and 2 Cattle Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Long-tailed Duck off north end, 56 Brent Geese, 406 Curlew, 5 Greenshank, 1 Snipe and 150 Sanderling - Hilbre.
1 Cetti's Warbler at outfall of lake - Ashton Park, West Kirby.

Oct 13
1 Mediterranean Gull off Derby Pool - Wallasey Shore.
1 Whooper Swan, 1 Marsh Harrier, 1 Hen Harrier, 1 Cattle Egret and 2500+ Pink-footed Geese - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1,000+ Sanderling, 1,000+ Dunlin, 200 Grey Plover, 600 Knot and 64 Bar-tailed Godwit - Hoylake Shore at high tide.

Oct 11
2,000 Black-tailed Godwit, 19 Greenshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 6,000 Wigeon, 5,000 Pintail, 4,000 Teal and 3 Goosander - Oakenholt Marsh.
1 Short-eared Owl - Leasowe Gunsite.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler - Hilbre.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler by duck pond, also Water Rail - Leasowe Lighthouse.
2 Brambling, 25 Siskin, 10 Redwing and several Chaffinches over - Burton Point.
12 Redwing by the quarry at Lang Lane, West Kirby.

Oct 10
Significant visible migration this morning including:
52 Pink-footed Geese, 171 Teal, 57 Skylark, 60 Meadow Pipit, 3 Grey Wagtail, 90 Starling, 109 Chaffinch, 36 Linnet, 1 Lesser Redpoll, 21 Goldfinch, 95 Greenfinch, 1 Bullfinch, 33 Reed Bunting - Heswall Fields/Shore.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler - Hilbre.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Swallow, 1 Reed Warbler, 10 Chiffchaff, 6 Blackcap, 4 Coal Tit and 6 Siskin - Leasowe Lighthouse.
1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Common Rosefinch, 975 Chaffinch, 5 Brambling, 25 Fieldfare, 40 Redwing, 5 Great Spotted Woodpecker and 3 Jay - Red Rocks.

1 Shag - West Kirby Marine Lake.
2 Hen Harrier (ringtail), 2 Marsh Harrier, 2 Great Egret and 1 Barn Owl this evening at Parkgate.
1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Marsh Harrier and 2 Great Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 9
1 Short-eared Owl at high tide - Riverbank Road, Heswall.
4 Rock Pipit (3 on main island, 1 Middle Eye), also 2 Snipe - Hilbre.
1 Glossy Ibis briefly and 5,000 Pink-footed Geese - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 8
2 Mediterranean Gull - Hoylake Shore.
4 Hen Harriers on the estuary over past couple of days - 2 different juv males, 1 juv male and 1 ad female.
1 Peregrine and 1 Merlin - Parkgate.

Oct 7
2,000+ Pink-footed Geese, 1 Cattle Egret and 2 Curlew Sandpiper - Burton Mere Wetlands.
Several Crosbill, 2 Brambling and 30 Greenfinch over Heswall fields this morning.
7 Marsh Harrier and 1 Jack Snipe - Parkgate.
36 Brent Geese, 454 Shelduck and 4,000 Oystercatcher - West Kirby/Little Eye.

Oct 6
2,500 Common Scoter and 53 Great Crested Grebe off Leasowe Lighthouse, 1 Greenshank by groyne.
1 Barn Owl, 2 ringtail Hen Harrier and 5 Marsh Harrier this evening - Parkgate.

Oct 5
4 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Cattle Egret and 1 Great Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Oct 4
1 Mediterranean Gull on shore, 21 Redwing over Park Lane flying SW - Leasowe Lighthouse.
5 Rock Pipit early morning - Hilbre.

Oct 2
5 Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Spoonbill and 1 Cattle Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Leach's Petrel in Mersey mouth this afternoon - New Brighton.

Oct 1
22 Brent Geese - Hilbre.
10 Greenshank - Bevyl Road Flash, Parkgate.

Sep 29
More movement of Pink-footed Geese today both heading towards the Dee estuary and back to south Lancashire.
8 Great Egret, 4 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Cattle Egret and 3 Spoonbill highlights from Burton Mere Wetlands.
2 Raven over Torpenhow (Frankby).
1 Firecrest in bushes adjacent to Decca Pools.
1 Kingfisher along R Birkett, Lingham Lane, Moreton.
300 Pink-footed Geese over Burton Marsh this afternoon.
14 Brent Geese and 1 Greenshank - Hilbre.
6+ Marsh Harrier came into roost - Parkgate.

Sep 28
Several reports of hundreds of Pink-footed Geese moving over north Wirral towards the Dee estuary, wonderful sight and sound on this lovely morning.
An estimated 2,000+ Common Scoter off Meols just before high tide (almost impossible to do an accurate count with heat haze and sea running).
3,920 Black-tailed Godwit - Caldy Wildfowl Collection (off A540), West Kirby.
1 Short-eared Owl over Royal Liverpool GC, Hoylake, this evening.

Sep 27
1 Marsh Harrier flew south down west side and 1 Great Egret - Hilbre.
5 Guillemot off Leasowe Lighthouse.
3 Spoonbill, 310 Shoveler (record high for site), 1 Garganey and 9 Mandarin duck - Burton Mere Wetlands.
Several reports of small flocks of Pink-footed Geese moving over north Wirral towards the Dee estuary.

Sep 26
2 Wheatear on groyne - Meols Common.
1 Guillemot stranded on West Kirby beach, picked up then flew to the Marine Lake where it seemed to be doing OK.

Sep 25
2 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker flew over Old Baths car park and later were chased by a Great Spotted Woodpecker, also 2 Great Egret, 2 ringtail Hen Harrier, 3 Marsh Harrier and 1 Merlin and some distant flocks of Pinkfeet -  Parkgate this morning, 1 Short-eared Owl, 3 Merlin and 3 Hen Harrier this evening.
1 Water Rail along Lingham Lane by bridge - Leasowe Lighthouse.

Sep 24
1 Whinchat opposite Denhall House Farm - Burton Marsh.
1 Great Egret - Denhall Quay.
1 Hen Harrier and 1 Great Egret -  Parkgate.
1 Raven flew north over Wallasey this morning.

Sep 23
7 Pink-footed Geese over, 7 Brent Geese, 3 Goosander, 2 Eider, 1 Merlin and 2 Eider - Hilbre.
1 Great Northern Diver off Leasowe Lighthouse, with 1 Greenshank near the groyne.
55 Pink-footed Geese (came in high from NE), 180 Grey Plover, 240 Ringed Plover, 380 Knot, 450 Dunlin, 2 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 3500 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 1 ad Mediterranean Gull - Heswall Shore on rising tide, 20 Golden Plover in nearby field.
3 Curlew Sandpiper and 2 Marsh Harrier - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Sep 22
5 Brent Geese (first of autumn), 7 Leach's Petrel, 5 Manx Shearwater and 1 Eider by 8.30am - Hilbre.
1 Leach's Petrel abd a few Manx Shearwater by 7.45am - Hoylake.
1 Great Skua, 1 Little Gull and 1 Arctic Tern early morning - New Brighton.
2 Curlew Sandpiper (juv) - Heswall Shore on rising tide.
1 Pallid Harrier, 2 Hen Harrier (ringtail), 4 Marsh Harrier, 1 Short-eared Owl, 2 Whooper Swan and 1 Peregrine - Parkgate.
c600 Common Scoter on a calm sea this afternoon - Meols.
4 Whooper Swan - Burton Marsh,
1 Great Egret and 1 Peregrine on a post, several Pink-footed Geese dropping in - Neston Marsh.

Sep 21
1 Roseate Tern late afternoon (good views, bird still had full cap), 1 Great Northern Diver flew high out of Mersey at 9.15am, 1 Long-tailed Skua in Mersey mouth at 8.15am, also 1 Sabine's Gull (juv), 8+ Leach's Petrel, 2 Grey Phalarope (1 landed on beach right in front of observer) with 2 Grey Phalarope this evening over Mersey,  2 Little Gull, 3 Arctic Tern and 1 Black Tern - New Brighton.
1 Long-tailed Skua (juv) flew west and into estuary, 4 Leach's Petrel, 1 probable Great Northern Diver, 1 Grey Phalarope, 47 Golden Plover and 1 Ruff this morning, several Leach's Petrel over East Hoyle Bank this evening not making much progress against the wind - Hoylake.
15 Leach's Petrel, 5 Manx Shearwater and 1 Arctic Skua - Hilbre.
1 Pallid Harrier - Parkgate.
7 Leach's Petrel, 8 Manx Shearwater, 1 Red-throated Diver, 2 Razorbill, 64 Golden Plover, 2 Great Skua, 3 Sandwich Tern, 4 Guillemot past Leasowe Gunsite.
3 Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Spoonbill, 3 Marsh Harrier and 1,800 Teal highlights from Burton Mere Wetlands.

Sep 20
1 Avocet on beach before high tide - Leasowe Lighthouse this morning.

Sep 19
1 Great Egret, 15 Spotted Redshank and 27 Greenshank - Connah's Quay Reserve.
1 Leach's Petrel mid-afternoon, also 5 Arctic Skua, 2 Great Skua, 5 Manx Shearwater and 3 Arctic Tern - Hoylake.
1 Black-tern and 1 Manx Shearwater - Leasowe Gunsite.
1 Goosander (redhead) on beach by Leasowe Lighthouse this morning.
60 Little Egret, 2500 Oystercatcher, 70 Grey Plover, 80 Ringed Plover, 250 Dunlin, 1 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 100 Knot, 3000 Redshank, 600 Bl;ack-tailed Godwit, 1250 Curlew - Heswall to Thurstaston.
2 Curlew Sandpiper, 5 Ruff and 1 Cattle Egret all from IMF hide -  Burton Mere Wetlands.

Sep 18
7 Marsh Harrier (one with green wing tags) this morning, 1 Hobby (juv) this afternoon - Parkgate.
1 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Spotted Redshank and 1 Cattle Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
2 Wheatear - Hilbre.

Sep 17
2 Hen Harrier in and around the roost at Parkgate this evening, earlier 1 Marsh Harrier and 1 Hen Harrier.
1 Pallid Harrier - Neston Marsh this afternoon.
1 Marsh Harrier (with wing green wing tags) over Hilbre this morning flying west, 1 Fieldfare at first light and 3 Wheatear - Hilbre.
1 Spotted Crake - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Pink-footed Goose, 3000 Shelduck, 58 Little Egret, 60 Ringed Plover, 170 Dunlin, 2 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 3500 Redshank, 3850 Black-tailed Godwit, 1200 Curlew - Heswall to Thurstaston.

Sep 16
1 Chough at 1620hrs, landed on building roof before flying towards Point of Ayr, good views and calls heard - Hilbre.
1 Spotted Crake, 1 Garganey and 2 Common Sandpiper  - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Pallid Harrier, showed well at 1.15pm, 4 Marsh Harrier and 1 (ringtail) Hen Harrier came in to roost,  1 Barn Owl showing well and 1 distant Great Egret - Parkgate.

Sep 15
1 Spotted Crake again showing well by pool next to Reception, also 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 5 Spotted Redahank and 1 Cattle Egret  - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Great White Egret and 1 Hen Harrier (ringtail) - Riverbank Road, Heswall.
1 Pallid Harrier - Parkgate.

Sep 14
1 Spotted Crake, 1 Cattle Egret, 4 Greenshank, 7 Spotted Redshank, 3 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 5 Ruff, 4 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper and 300+ Pintail - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Pallid Harrier flew west past Decca Pools late morning.
2 Wheatear near Burton Point.

Sep 13
No access today and Friday to Burton Mere Wetlands from Burton Village due to road works, access OK via Puddington.
1 Spotted Crake even closer to Reception Hide this morning, also 700 Pintail, 6 Spotted Redhank, Greenshank and Curlew Sandpiper - Burton Mere Wetlands.
4 Mediterranean Gull (ads) - Thurstaston Shore on rising tide.
4 Marsh Harrier and 1 Barn Owl from old baths Parkgate.

Sep 12
6+ Wheatear on rocks by Hoylake Lifeboat Station before high tide.
1 Spotted Crake showing well close to Reception, also 4 Spoonbill, 3 Green Sandpiper, 6 Spotted Redshank, 5 Little Ringed Plover, 1700 Teal and 430 Pintail - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Great Skua, 1 Raven and 1 Wheatear at first light - Hilbre.
6 Greenshank, 4 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Spotted Redshank, 9 Pintail and 2 Wigeon - Donkeystand Flash, Parkgate.
1 Marsh Harrier seen catching a Water Rail, 2 Hen Harrier (ringtail) and 1 Merlin - Old Baths, Parkgate.
1,000 Common Scoter off North Wirral before high tide.
2 Short-eared Owl - Burton Marsh.

Sep 11
1 Spotted Crake showing well close to Reception - Burton Mere Wetlands.
8 Marsh Harrier, 16 Common Greenshank, 1 Curlew Sandpiper and 2 Great Egret - Parkgate over high tide.
5000+ Shelduck, 39 Little Egret, 2 Marsh Harrier, 3 Peregrine, 3000 Redshank, 1400 Curlew, 1000 Black-headed Gull - Riverbank Road, Heswall, over high tide.
c50 Grey Plover on Heswall Shore on rising tide.
2 Marsh Harrier, 1 ringtail Hen Harrier and 1 Merlin this afternoon - Burton Marsh.

Sep 10
1 Curlew Sandpiper (briefly at high tide) - Hoylake Shore.
4 Spoonbill - Burton Mere Wetlands.

Sep 9
1 Curlew Sandpiper, 11 Spotted Redshank, 20 Greenshank and 3 Great Egret - Connah's Quay Reserve.
4 Curlew Sandpiper and 1 Yellow-legged Gull over high tide, plenty of juvenile waders including 54 Knot, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Black-tailed Godwit all looking brand new! - Hoylake Shore.
1 juv Spotted Redshank, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Ruff, 15+ Greenshank 2 Peregrine, 3 Marsh Harrier and 2 Hen Harrier (ringtail) - Parkgate.
3 Great Egret and 1 Hen Harrier (ringtail) - Burton Point.
5,170 Black-tailed Godwit - Caldy Wildfowl Collection (off A540), West Kirby.

Sep 8
4 Spoonbill, 2 LIttle Ringed Plover, 1 Cattle Egret, 3 Great Egret, 1 Cetti's Warbler and 1 imm Marsh Harrier - highlights from Burton Mere Wetlands.

Sep 7
1 Leach's Petrel and 1 Velvet Scoter over high tide, 1 Eider, 3 Red-throated Diver and 1 juv Shag at first light- Hilbre.
1 Cattle Egret, 3 Great Egret and 1 Hen Harrier - Burton Mere Wetlands.
2 Great Skuas, 1 Arctic Tern and a few Kittiwakes - New Brighton around high tide.
4+ Marsh Harrier came into roost, 1 Hen Harrier (ad fem), 1 Merlin, 2 Peregrine, 1 Barn Owl showing well and 3 Greenshank - Parkgate.

Sep 6
1 Pallid Harrier (juv)Parkgate Old Baths, early morning, then at several locations through the day.
1 Eider, 1 Peregrine, 494 Curlew, 9,000 Oystercatcher, 84 Lesser Black-backed Gull and 900 Black-headed Gull - Hilbre on rising tide this morning.
1 Hen Harrier (fem), note two imm males have been recorded last few days so that makes 3 on the estuary - Burton Marsh, 1 Pallid Harrier present this evening.
1 Garganey (imm) with 7 Teal and 1 fem Pintail on duck pond - Gilroy, West Kirby at 4pm, Garganey couldn't be seen at 6pm and may have flown off.

Sep 5
1 Pallid Harrier (juv)Parkgate Old Baths, Burton Marsh and Burton Mere Wetlands!!
2 Spotted Crake showing on 'Rocky Pool', present for several days - Shotton Steelworks.
1 Tree Pipit south over, and 1 Spotted Flycatcher along Lingham Lane - Leasowe Lighthouse.
1 Osprey observed flying south down Dee Estuary from Red Rocks, also 2 Spotted Flycatcher and 1 Cetti's Warbler.
5,800 Black-tailed Godwit - Caldy Wildfowl Collection (off A540), West Kirby.
1 Hen Harrier (ringtail) and 3 Marsh Harrier - Burton Point, with 1 Cetti's Warbler at Cop Hole.
As well as the Pallid Harrier there were 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Greenshank, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Hen Harrier, 1 Marsh Harrier, 15 Common Buzzard, 145 Shoveler and 1 Willow Tit (by the railway bridge) - Burton Mere Wetlands.
At least 6 (possibly as many as 12) Marsh Harrier came into roost at Parkgate.

Sep 4
1 Pallid Harrier (juv) seen well at both Parkgate Old Baths and Burton Marsh, at Parkgate at 1440hrs.
2 Hen Harrier (juvs), 3 Marsh Harrier, 2 Merlin and 1 Hobby - Parkgate Old Baths.
1 Osprey over Pensby flew towards Dee estuary.
3 Spoonbill - Burton Mere Wetlands.
11 Wigeon, 3000 Oystercatcher, 1 Greenshank, 4600 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Wheatear, 4 Grey Wagtail flew south - Thurstaston Shore.
2 Hobby (by western kissing gate), 20 Wheatear, 1 Greenshank and 2 Spotted Flycatcher - Leasowe Lighthouse/Meols Common.
16 Wheatear, 120 House Martins in a single flock, 1 Greenshank, 1 Snipe, 1 Eider, 1 Raven and 1 Peregrine - Hilbre this morning.

Sep 3
1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 1 Hobby, 1 Marsh Harrier and 1 Great Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Barn Owl hunting off Heswall Golf Course this evening.
1 Hobby over Caldy Hill.
1 Hen Harrier flushed a Green Sandpiper at Burton Point, 1 Hobby and 1 Whinchat by the Rifle Range - Burton Marsh.

Sep 2
1 Garganey on Bridge Pool - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Wheatear - Leasowe Bay.
2 Hen Harrier (ringtails) - Parkgate Old Baths.
1 Garganey flew into Rifle Range Pool and 1 Hen Harrier (ringtail) - Burton Marsh.

Sep 1
1 Osprey at main scrape, 1 Yellow Wagtail flew south, 1 Common Sandpiper and 1 Cattle Egret - Burton Mere Wetlands.
2 Peregrine hunting on shoreline, 5 Goosander (redheads) flew west and 780 Sandwich Tern, 2 Wheatear on Middle Eye - Hilbre.
1 Great Egret and 1 Hen Harrier (ringtail), also 9 Pink-footed Geese flying W - Neston Old Quay.
1 Lesser Whitethroat, 10+ Blackcap and 3 Sparrowhawk - Heswall Fields NT this morning.
1 Hen Harrier (ringtail), at least 2 Marsh Harrier and 4 Greenshank - Parkgate around 2pm.


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