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August 2014

Sunday, 31 August 2014

August 2014 Wildlife Sightings

August 2014 Wildlife Sightings

Please report any wildlife sightings within approximately a one hour drive of Macclesfield to birdrecords@macclesfieldrspb.org.uk

August 2014


31 (am)
Whinchat
Yellow Wagtail (7)
Swettenham in sheep paddocks S. of ford at SJ 805 673
John Spottiswood

24 (pm)
Whinchat
The Orchards, Twemlow Green
John Spottiswood

24th (12:20)
Common Buzzard - Drifting over on thermals
Ivy Farm Estate
Gordon Howard

08 (18:00)
Swifts (20+) - Feeding on flying ants
Sutton
Chris Grime

8th - Wildboarclough - Steve Wright and Matthew Lawton
Red-legged Partridge

8th
Stonechat (sev.)
Wheatear
Hobby
Linnet (sev.)
Three Shire Heads area
Steve Wright and Matthew Lawton

8th
Redstart
Dipper
Errwood
Steve Wright and Matthew Lawton

8th
Peregrine (juv.)
Red Kite
Sparrowhawk (2)
Kestrel (sev.)
Buzzard (2)
Little Ringed Plover (5)
Goyt Valley area
Steve Wright and Matthew Lawton

5th (09:30)
Barn Owl
Wildboarclough
Matthew Lawton

5th (08:30)
Peregrine (juv.) - quartering over conifers for c15 mins
Goyt Valley
Mathew Lawton

2nd (am)
Raven (3) - Kestrel (with young)
Stonechat (with young)
Grey Partridge (2)
Three Shire Heads
Mathew lawton

1st (am)
Little Egret
Goosander (with chicks)
Tittesworth Res.
David Collis