Croston/Mawdesley Moss

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John Frankland
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Croston/Mawdesley Moss

Post by John Frankland » Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:35 pm

Only a mini “wader fest” this evening including my 9th wader of the week, a Snipe.

Greenshank 3 (Alma Wood pool which is drying up fast)
Green Sandpiper 3 (from pools between Alma Wood pool and railway. Flew to Alma Wood pool where 1 seen).
Curlew 1 (near Great Close)
Snipe 1 (near derelict barn)

Swift 3, Swallow 7, House Martin 1.

Buzzard 1. Kestrel 3. Whitethroat 1.

Cormorant 3 over.

Few black headed gulls and LBB Gull.

John Frankland
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Re: Croston/Mawdesley Moss

Post by John Frankland » Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:11 pm

Quiet this evening.

Green Sandpiper 1 heard near double hedge.
Greenshank 1 heard distantly
Lapwing 22
Kestrel 4, Buzzard 3
Whitethroat 1
Partridge species 3

Just 4 Swallow.

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