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Starling murmuration--Euxton

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Dave Beevers
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Starling murmuration--Euxton

Post by Dave Beevers » Sat Dec 22, 2018 11:27 am

A small murmuration has been a nightly occurence for the last 10 days or so around our house. up to c120 usually from approx 3.30pm.

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Re: Starling murmuration--Euxton

Post by Dave Beevers » Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:55 am

murmuration still occuring with numbers some evenings up to c220

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Re: Starling murmuration--Euxton

Post by Dave Beevers » Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:05 am

up to 500 have been in the murmuration the last 2 evenings. they eventually came down to roost in conifers on Runshaw Lane alongside the bridge over the M6. A spectacular sight and no doubt a nice bit of relief for the unfortunates who are stuck in the traffic queue every evening at this point.

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