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Monday, 17 June 2019

June 2019 Wildlife Sightings
spotted flycatcher - Richard Spence

June 2019 Wildlife Sightings

Please report your wildlife sightings seen within approximately a one hour drive of Macclesfield to: birdrecords@macclesfieldrspb.org.uk
Clear photos will be welcomed and each month a pdf will be attached at the bottom of this page with a selection of these.

17 June 2019 1900 - Ashbrook Drive , Prestbury
siskin - pair
Steve McCoskery

12 June Riverside Park
Two sand martins.
Steve Fry

10 June 2019
Spotted flycatcher seen at Wildboarclough not far from the Crag.
Richard Spence

06 June - Macclesfield town centre.
"I had just got out of the car after parking in the middle of Macclesfield this morning and heard a Peregrine calling. It was flying quite high but appeared to be carrying prey."
Rob Barker

04 June 2019
Jodrell Bank Arboretum WEA class:
Blackbird, blackcap, blue tit, carrion crow, chaffinch, chiffchaff, goldcrest, great tit, greenfinch, jackdaw, jay, long-tailed tit, magpie, mallard, moorhen, nuthatch, raven, red legged partridge, pheasant, robin, rook, treecreeper, willow warbler, wood pigeon, wren.
Tina Hanak

AM 01 June 2019, River Bollin - Prestbury sewage works area;
Kingfisher, mandarin duck five (a pair plus one male/2 female overflying), five blackcap, two chiffchaff, three reed bunting (2 male/ 1 female), three swift, five house martin, two swallow (one juvenile), willow warbler,
whitethroat (a first sighting for me at this location in recent years).
Steve McCoskery

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