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November 2015

Monday, 30 November 2015

November 2015 - Wildlife Sightings

November 2015 - Wildlife Sightings

Please report your wildlife sightings seen within approximately a one hour drive of Macclesfield together with a clear subject image if available to: birdrecords@macclesfieldrspb.org.uk
(NB! - image is not essential)

29th
Lesser Redpoll
Garden sighting - 1st of the season
Ivy Farm Estate (brief visit)
Graham Palmer

18th
Black-necked Grebe
Goldeneye (4)
Little Grebe (2)
Wigeon (80+)
Lapwing Hall Pool - Chelford (Macclesfield)
Paul Flackett

18th (am)
Song Thrush (singing)
Macclesfield Hospital
Peter Atherton

10th
The Langley Reservoirs (Macclesfield)
All below seen by WEA Birdwatching class

Goosander (pair)
Little Grebe
Grey Heron
Fieldfare (10+)
Bottoms Reservoir

Stonechat
Grey Wagtail
Pied Wagtail
Goldfinch
Goldcrest
Redwing (20+)
Opposite Bottoms Reservoir

Pochard
Tufted Duck
Little Grebe
Cormorant
Bullfinch
Ridgegate Reservoir

Coal Tit
Nuthatch
Treecreeper
Goldcrest
Trentabank Reservoir

Report submitted by Tina Hanak
(WEX leader - Macc. Group)

10th
CRAG MARTIN !!!
Chesterfield
St.Mary & All Saints Church
(It's a bit further afield but a UK life-tick opportunity)
Paul Flackett

2nd
Brambling (2m,1f)
Redwing (5)
Sutton (Macclesfield)
Chris Grime

1st
Teal (20+)
Snipe (20+)
Reed Bunting
Jay
Danes Moss NR (Macclesfield)
Chris Grime

1st (10:40)
Pink-footed Geese (40)
Over Poynton - heading NW
Margaret and Bernard Robinson

Friday, 6 November 2015

November Heron - Monthly Newsletter

November Heron - Monthly Newsletter

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