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Sunday, 18 August 2019

August 2019 Wildlife Sightings
silver washed fritillary - David Tolliday

August 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 photos received (if any).

17 August 2019 - Tytherington Golf Club.
Green woodpecker.
David Tolliday

17 August 2019 0930-1130 hours - Danes Moss
23 species - in particular: barn owl, common whitethroat, reed bunting, spotted flycatcher, willow warbler.
Several emperor dragonflies
Alan Brereton

09 August - Silver Washed Fritillary at Trentabank Reservoir just past the heronry layby. Only the second record in Cheshire this year.
David Tolliday

06 August 2019
There is currently a juvenile chough below Windgather Rocks in Kettleshulme at roughly SJ.994.782. Maybe a first for the Peak District?
Paul Flackett