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October 2019

Thursday, 10 October 2019

October 2019 Wildlife Sightings

October 2019 Wildlife Sightings

Please report your wildlife sightings seen within approximately a one hour drive of Macclesfield to:
Clear photos will be welcomed and each month a pdf will be attached at the bottom of this page with a selection of photos received (if any).

28 October - Kerridge/Swanscoe
Flock of (c 200) fieldfare.
Steve Fry.

28 October near Ryles Arms.
Male stonechat.
Richard Spence

27 October
Two female/ immature Scaup at Astbury also female Goldeneye.
Steve Seal

18 October - Tytherington Golf Course
Redwing, Green woodpecker
David Tolliday

15 October - Over Gleneagles Drive, Tytherington, Macclesfield at 1.20pm
150+ Pink-footed geese flying south east.
David Tolliday

11 October - Adlington Golf Driving Range at 8.20pm
Barn Owl
David Tolliday

7 and 8 October - Chelford Sand Quaries
2 Little Gulls

8 October, WEA group at the Random Apple Company, Swanscoe.
Black-headed gull, blue tit, buzzard, carrion crow, coal tit, dunnock, goldfinch, great tit, grey heron, jackdaw, jay, long-tailed tit, magpie, robin, rook, treecreeper, wood pigeon.
Tina Hanak

5 October
3 martins very high above Knutsford Walk, Macclesfield.
Tina Hanak

3 October 2019 - Elton Hall Flash
Black-tailed godwit, curlew (12), lots of lapwings, Greater black-backed and Lesser black-backed gulls.
Phil Grace

1 October 2019 - Tegg's Nose (WEA birdwatching)
Carrion crow, jackdaw, kestrel, meadow pipits, ravens, starling. Also Devil's coach horse, Hairy caterpillar (ruby tiger moth).
Tina Hanak

Tuesday, 8 October 2019

October 2019 Heron - our latest monthly newsletter

October 2019 Heron - our latest monthly newsletter

Download the latest Heron Newsletter (pdf file) for up to date news about the RSPB Macclesfield Local Group.

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