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Discussion of sightings in and around the Chorley area.

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Neil Southworth
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Post by Neil Southworth » Wed May 15, 2019 10:16 pm

Most of the interest was on Upper Rivington which now has a shoreline so the chance of the odd wader. Sightings:-
Greylag Geese 9, pair GC Grebe displaying, 2 female Mallard with 5 and 3 young, pair Oystercatcher, several Grey Heron, 2 Cormorant, BH Gull, LBB Gull, Pied Wagtail
Other birds noted included Jay, Willow Warbler, Blackcap, Spotted Flycatcher, Goldcrest, Goldfinch and Reed Bunting.
Butterflies:- Orange Tip 5-10

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