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September 2015

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Wheatear in spring

September 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 (08:00)
Pink-footed Geese (c6)
Flying low NE
Tytherington
Steve Fry

27th (10:30)
Pink-footed Geese
Skein flying high NW
Tegg's Nose
Steve Fry

25th
Hobby
Langley
Matt Lawton

25th (14:00)
Black Redstart (2)
Crowden Clough
Upper Booth - Edale
Steve Fry

24th
Greater Spotted Woodpecker
First Autumn garden sighting
Templar Court Macclesfield
Daryll Bailey

23rd
Kestrel (hovering)
Wheatear
Ridgehill / Higher Sutton
Richard Spence

18th
Common Whitethroat
Pikelow Farm (Marton)
Bruce Kendrick

15th (10:00-14:30)
Common Sandpiper
Peregrine Falcon
Buzzard
Water Rail (heard)
Lapwing (300?)
Tufted Duck
Redshank
Ruff (3-4)
Gadwall
Ringed Plover
Common Snipe (6)
Shelduck
Shoveler
Raven (2)
Teal
Siskin (flock)
Curlew
Haydn's Pool/Neumanns Flash
(Macclesfield Rural U3A Bird Watching Group

15th
Hobby
Kingfisher (3)
Chiffchaff (singing)
Willow Warbler (sev.)
Matt Lawton

13th
Peregrine
Hobby
High Edge
Matt Lawton

9th
Treecreeper
Garden sighting
Bollinbrook Road (Maccl.)
Daryll Bailey

7th
Raven
Overflying Pikelow Farm
David Taylor

4th (am)
HOBBY - Over the pools
Willow Warbler
Chiffchaff
Bullfinch
Goldfinch
Blue Tit
Great Tit
Coal Tit
Pikelow Farm (Marton)
David Taylor


4th (am)
Chiffchaff
Treecreeper
Dipper
Little egret - reported to BV ranger
Moorhen
Blackcap (m)
Goldcrest
Grey wagtail
Bollin valley way footpath near sewage works
Steve McCoskery

4th (am)
Raven (2)
Overflew Ashbrook Drive - Pretbury
Steve McCoskery

3rd (am)
Swallow
House martins 20+
Kingfisher
Willow warbler
Nuthatch
Great spotted woodpecker
Kestrel
Common buzzard
Goldcrest
Dipper
River Bollin - Prestbury sewage works area
Steve McCoskery

1st
Whinchat
Tegg's Nose C.P.
Geoff Atkin

1st (am)
Tree creeper
Sparrowhawk
Chiffchaff
Blackcap (m+f)
Kingfisher
Common Buzzard (2)
Along the river Bollin, Presbury in sewage works area:
Steve McCoskery

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

September Heron - Monthly Newsletter

September Heron - Monthly Newsletter

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