Bretherton eyes floods .

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gary lilley
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Bretherton eyes floods .

Post by gary lilley » Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:29 pm

Late evening visit , the floods have had a good top up of water today but there was only around 15 shelduck and a few mallard present , on the way home a barn owl was hunting near to the e shaped ponds ( 6.30 pm ) .

Neville Root
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Re: Bretherton eyes floods .

Post by Neville Root » Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:39 pm

12.00-12.30pm - still not the numbers of last week, even with more floodwater. Med gull among the c.100 BH gulls on the flood (before relocating the other side of the Douglas), c.100 lapwing, single curlew, oystercatcher (2), several shelduck, few teal, juvenile mute swan, buzzard, starling flock (c.40), pied wag.

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