Anglezarke & Belmont Reservoir

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Leonard Poxon
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Anglezarke & Belmont Reservoir

Post by Leonard Poxon » Sat Jun 03, 2017 8:59 am

2 Roe Deer seen on way to Belmont including 1 buck in field to east of Anglezarke Reservoir and a doe near to Leicester Mill Quarry. 1 Brown Hare crossed the road near to Jepsons Gate. 5 Pied Wagtails near to farms to north of Jepsons gate, presumably a family party.

Belmont Reservoir area - 2 Redshank, 2 Oystercatcher, 2 Moorhen, 25 + Lapwing including 2 chicks, Kestrel over, Common Buzzard over, Mallard, 4 Grey Lag Geese, 20+ Canada Geese including 5 goslings, Mallard 15+, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 3 Pied Wagtail and lots of Black Headed Gulls including numerous fledgelings.

1 Curlew flying over (west) near to Rakes Brook Reservoir.

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