Trip reports

Longton Brickcroft

Longton Brickcroft
longton brickcroft -L Bimson

Saturday, 15 July 2017

On a dull damp morning six members attended the walk. The morning was around the reserve. The afternoon was a little brighter and was spent on Longton Marsh.

32 Birds seen: Robin, coot, mallard, moorhen, tufted duck, gt crested grebe, wren, wood pigeon, dunnock, swallow, reed bunting, goldfinch, house sparrow, oystercatcher, little egret, lesser black backed gull, kestrel, collared dove. swift, little grebe, canada goose, blackbird, great tit, long tailed tit, magpie, song thrush, greenfinch, house martin, black headed gull, starling, carrion crow, chaffinch.

4 Birds Heard: Yellowhammer, goldcrest, redshank, gt spotted woodpecker.

Butterflies seen: Green veined white, large White, red Admiral, gatekeeper, meadow brown
Mammals seen: Grey squirrel

John Clegg: Leader