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Eyes lane, Bretherton

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Leonard Poxon
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Eyes lane, Bretherton

Post by Leonard Poxon » Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:43 pm

There's quite a bit of flooding in the fields again, with 8 Shelduck on the main flood.

The River Douglas was quite high with around 20 Mallard close to or on the banks.

Dunnock, Chaffinch, Skylark heard, a flock of around 20 Fieldfare together with 30 or so Starling in the hawthorn hedges, Rook, Carrion Crow, Jay & Magpie seen.

John Frankland
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Re: Eyes lane, Bretherton

Post by John Frankland » Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:10 pm

Afternoon visit for me.

Shelduck 20 and Mallard 50. Also 28 Whooper Swans on Sollom side towards the canal.

1 Cormorant, 2 Buzzards, few Herring Gull through, 6 Mistle Thrush, 3 Fieldfare, 1 Goldfinch, 2 Skylark and c100 Starling.

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