Croston/mawdesley moss .

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gary lilley
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Croston/mawdesley moss .

Post by gary lilley » Sat Feb 18, 2012 1:23 pm

Had a quick visit after visiting mere sands , 3 buzzard , 1 kestrel , 1 peregrine , 1 merlin , 3 shellduck , pair of grey partridge , flock of 20 corn bunting ( biggest one this winter) , handfull of meadow pipit , skylark were singing .

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Mere Sands

Post by john3021 » Sun Feb 19, 2012 9:37 am

Hi Gary, got some great sightings of the Bittern at MS were you lucky?

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Bitterns.

Post by gary lilley » Sun Feb 19, 2012 9:49 am

For me it was a sighting of a lifetime but the birds have been there for at least a month and seem to be happy feeding out of cover .

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Post by Bryan Thomas » Sun Feb 19, 2012 5:13 pm

In the good ol' days you had to visit Leighton Moss to see Bittern, now they are virtually on the doorstep.

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