Sightings for September 2019

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  Location Species Count Age / Sex Notes Grid Ref Source  
22nd September
 SingletonMeadow Pipit40 fields to south   
 WeetonMistle Thrush1     
  Jay3 Westfield CottagesSD377343   
 Shard BridgeGrey Heron1     
  Little Egret1      
 Little SingletonMistle Thrush13     
 Marton MereBarn Owl1 barn ledge, 11.25-​35 TS  
  Peregrine1 dyke pylon    
  Kestrel2      
  Red-​legged Partridge1 barn roof    
  Stock Dove1 barn roof    
  Pied Wagtail2 barn roof    
  Rook100+ over north end of Gipsy Hole Wood    
  Linnet5 west over north side    
  Goldfinch35+ Staining Nook    
  Coal Tit1 SW feeders    
  Dunnock3      
  Song Thrush1      
  Cetti's Warbler3 singing    
  Chiffchaff1      
  Common Gull4ads     
  Water Rail1 calling near FBC hide    
  Teal31      
  Shoveler25+      
  Gadwall4+      
  Pink-​footed Goose125+ over south    
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
 Ramper PotSnipe2   Paul Slade  
  Turnstone1      
  Dunlin21      
  Black-​tailed Godwit30      
 Ream HillsPectoral Sandpiper1 still present 16.30 on flood opposite carpark entrance T.Myerscough  
 Skippool CreekKingfisher1   Paul Slade  
 MythopJay1   Paul Slade  
 WartonSparrowhawk1male  Paul Slade  
 Newton MarshCommon Sandpiper1   Paul Slade  
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Snipe1      
 Clifton MarshGoldcrest1 in copse opposite waste depot Paul Slade  
 Todderstaffe HallTree Sparrow25+   Paul Slade  
  Kestrel1      
 CottamCormorant1 Very tame stood on canal towpath 4 yards away from me. Stu Milne.  
  Mute Swan32 m 1 F     
  Kingfisher1 Along canal     
  Nuthatch1      
  Jay3 Tom Benson Way.    
  Moorhen12+ Ponds/canal     
 CatforthJay1     
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Buzzard2      
 BroadgateGoosander1     
 Clifton MarshJay1 Sightings Bull Nose to Clifton Marsh   
  Teal15      
  Mallard96      
  Lapwing190      
  Snipe6      
  Redshank16      
  Little Egret7      
  Black-​headed Gull175 including white A504     
 Starr GatePink-​footed Goose101 south. watch 0800-​1100. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Common Scoter535      
  Red-​throated Diver3 south.    
  Gannet4 north.    
  Cormorant15 south.    
  Sandwich Tern3 south.    
  Wheatear1 on sea wall.    
 BallamPink-​footed Goose4200  stubble fields.SD365303,SD364301,SD358297 Frank Bird  
  Canada Goose115      
  Greylag Goose1      
  Peregrine1 on pylon    
 ThorntonPink-​footed Goosec70 Flying south west over Morrisons11am   
 Skippool CreekCanada Goose4 late morning, low tide JSc  
  Greylag Goosec25      
  Teal2      
  Grey Heron4      
  Little Egret8      
  Cormorant1      
  Oystercatcher1      
  Lapwingc500      
  Golden Plover115 towards Shard Bridge    
  Curlewc70      
  Black-​tailed Godwit23      
  Turnstone3 downriver of Ramper Pot    
  Dunlin16 downriver of Ramper Pot    
  Redshankc80      
  Mediterranean Gull98ad, 2cylow tide roost near yacht club, green-​ringed adult R14T    
  Black-​headed Gullc200 white ringed TRVX    
  Common Gull5      
  Great Black-​backed Gull3      
  Herring Gullc200      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gullc100      
21st September
 Myerscough QuarryPochard1     
  Tufted Duck10      
  Wigeon7      
  Shoveler4      
 Ream HillsPectoral Sandpiper1juvStill present at 16:30 on small muddy flood by Wake Park car park. Use Wake Park car park, don't park on entrance road JSc  
 Pilling MarshLittle Egret24   Barry Dyson  
  Wheatear1juv     
 Pilling HallSparrowhawk1f  Barry Dyson  
  Stock Dove7      
  Curlew13      
  Snipe1      
 BlackleachSparrowhawk1     
  Buzzard2      
 TrealesBuzzard2     
  Yellowhammer5 Jacob's Lane    
  Tree Sparrow5 Jacob's Lane    
  Chiffchaff1 Jacob's Lane    
 Carr House Green CommonGoldcrest4     
  Chiffchaff5+ 1 singing     
 Marton MereBittern1 flew low past island pool south bank to the east end of the north reeds TS  
  Shoveler30+      
  Gadwall17      
  Teal31      
  Pink-​footed Goose500+ over south, 7 skeins, a.m.    
  Mute Swan117 juvs     
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Snipe1      
  Water Rail1 calling near FBC hide    
  Cetti's Warbler1+ singing    
  Grey Wagtail3 circled over SE corner, later 2 overflow stream    
  Pied Wagtail2 barn roof    
  Stock Dove7 6 barn roof    
  Jackdaw21 over east    
  Goldfinch10+      
  Chiffchaff1      
  House Martin5 over south    
  Swallow37 26 over south, a.m. 11 barn area, 19.00    
  Buzzard1+ over the mere/Gipsy Hole Wood     
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Kestrel31m     
  Barn Owl1 barn ledge, 18.55-​19.25+    
 Fairhaven DunesPink-​footed Goose3900 left Ribble Estuary roost north into the Fylde. A.A. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Raven1 on the beach briefly.    
 Fairhaven DunesPink-​footed Goose107 s/east. Watch 0645-​1030. A.A. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Collared Dove6 s/east.    
  Sand Martin2 s/east.    
  Swallow150 s/east.    
  House Martin19 s/east.    
  Wheatear1 on the beach.    
  Grey Wagtail14 east.    
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail11 s/east.    
  Meadow Pipit105 s/east.    
  Tree Pipit2 east.    
  Chaffinch12 s/east.    
  Goldfinch11 s/east.    
  Reed Bunting3 s/east.    
 SaltcotesCommon Sandpiper1 small flood cartmell lane andy myo  
 BallamPink-​footed Goose3000 brays road andy myo fb  
  Whinchat1      
  Wheatear1 ballam road    
 Marton MereHobby1adchasing all over the mere, caught a Dragonfly near FBC hide, then over HR golf course, 1108-​10. Came back 5 minutes later and caught another Dragonfly low over SE corner, then flew south. Best ever views from the embankment TS  
  Pochard1m     
  Great Crested Grebe1juv     
20th September
 Knott EndSparrowhawk1     
 Ream HillsPied Wagtail17     
 Marton MereMarsh Harrier1ad. femlow east over north reeds and landed island area, 17.55. 20 minutes later flew up and SE over embankment/east fields, then south over Mythop fields  TS  
  Peregrine1 dyke pylon, 18.45-​19.35+    
  Buzzard1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Kestrel1      
  Little Owl1 small barn roof, 19.25-​35+    
  Barn Owl1 barn ledge, 19.35+    
  Starling3000+ east fields/wires by 19.00    
  Reed Bunting8 east field/east marsh to east channel reeds roost    
  Grey Wagtail2 overflow stream    
  Pied Wagtail1 barn roof    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 SE area    
  Stock Dove3      
  Collared Dove1 SW feeding area    
  Cetti's Warbler2 singing    
  Greenfinch1      
  Blackcap1mNE scrub    
  Chiffchaff1 singing, NE corner    
  Swallow22 over the barn area, 19.05    
  Snipe3      
  Black-​headed Gull300+30+ juvsa.m.    
  Teal18      
  Shoveler10+      
  Gadwall3      
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
  Great Crested Grebe1juv     
 Lytham St Annes Nature ReserveStonechat1Female  Ash Baines  
  Goldcrest2      
  Curlew1 Low over then onto Old Links    
 AnsdellPink-​footed Goose5000 Flying overhead Steve h  
 Skippool CreekGreylag Goose15 east. evening, falling tide. additional sightings to earlier visit JSc  
  Pink-​footed Goosec50 south    
  Goosander1female     
  Little Egret20      
  Snipe1      
  Green Sandpiper1 flew in calling from east at 18:30    
  Mediterranean Gull65ad, 2cymetal-​ringed adult, white darvic-​ringed 2cy    
  Black-​headed Gullc1000      
  Great Black-​backed Gull3      
  Kestrel1      
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Pilling LaneGrey Plover50 off Beach Road  Paul Ellis  
  Bar-​tailed Godwit4 off Beach Road     
  Kestrel1 hunting field east of Beach Road    
  Long-​tailed Tit11 Beach Road    
  Coal Tit1 Beach Road    
  Migrant Hawker2 Beach Road    
  Common Darter4 2 pairs egg laying Beach Road    
  Collared Dove1 on nest on wall light, third brood    
 Fluke HallCurlew660 on falling tide Paul Ellis  
 PillingPink-​footed Goose3000 coming up and going back on fields west of Duck LaneSD389493Paul Ellis  
 Fairhaven DunesPink-​footed Goose675 south. Watch 0645-​1000. L.G.B S.C.  
  Skylark10 south.    
  Swallow70 s/east.    
  House Martin6 s/east.    
  Song Thrush3 s/east.    
  Grey Wagtail8 s/east.    
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail37 s/east.    
  Meadow Pipit116 s/east.    
  Chaffinch34 s/east.    
  Reed Bunting8 s/east.    
 Skippool CreekWigeon1 early afternoon, incoming tide JSc  
  Grey Heron6      
  Little Egret18      
  Cormorant2      
  Oystercatcher8      
  Lapwingc600      
  Golden Plover176      
  Curlew160 high tide roost    
  Black-​tailed Godwit32      
  Dunlin2      
  Greenshank5 towards Wardley's    
  Redshankc80      
  Mediterranean Gull1ad winter     
  Black-​headed Gullc200      
  Common Gullc5      
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Herring Gullc400      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gullc100      
  Buzzard1      
 Pilling MarshMarsh Harrier1juvhunting waders and wildfowl JSc  
  Pink-​footed Goosec500      
  Pintailc20      
  Wigeonc200      
  Tealc300      
  Little Egret12      
 WinmarleighRinged Plover3 on flood south of Island Lane JSc  
  Lapwing8      
  Kestrel1      
  Pied Wagtailc10      
  Meadow Pipitc10      
 Fluke HallClouded Yellow1 Just West of the Car Park along the inland side of the sea wall. Maurice Wilby  
 Lower BallamPink-​footed Goose1300 Brays Lane.neck collar VLS Frank Bird  
  Whinchat1 on fence east of Brays Lane     
  Stonechat1 on fence east of Brays Lane    
 Marton MereMarsh Harrier1fem/juvcircled over the mere, 11.25, drifted west and out of view 2 minutes later TS  
 Newton-with-ScalesBullfinch2 heard only andy myo  
  Song Thrush1      
  Jay1      
 Newton MarshSpotted Flycatcher1 copse past entrace pool andy myo  
  Blackcap1m     
  Song Thrush1      
  Merlin  with prey line of trees left of entrance to tip    
19th September
 Ream HillsMediterranean Gull2   AB, SB  
 Ream HillsRaven2 low over north Paul Ellis  
  Chiffchaff1 singing     
  Grey Wagtail1 over    
  Goldcrest2 hedge by flood    
 Staining NookCetti's Warbler1 singing, south hedgerow TS  
 Cocker's DykeLittle Egret2     
  Redshank50      
  Dunlin40      
 Pilling LaneKestrel1     
  Little Egret4      
 Skippool CreekGreenshank1     
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull225      
 Ream HillsLittle Grebe6     
  Canada Goose125      
  Mallard47      
  Goldcrest1      
  Buzzard1      
 Gynn GardensGoldcrest1     
 Blackpool North ShoreRed-​throated Diver1     
  Pink-​footed Goose160      
 Marton MereLittle Owl1 small barn roof, 18.55-​19.40+ TS  
  Barn Owl1 flew off barn ledge towards Mere View, then east over the field, 19.30-​40    
  Peregrine1 dyke pylon    
  Rook250+ Rook & Jackdaw, mostly Rook, NE over Chain Lane, 19.15    
  Stock Dove6 barn roof    
  Grey Wagtail2 NE over east field to manure heap by barn, later 1 barn roof    
  Snipe2      
  Cetti's Warbler3 singing    
  Goldfinch15+      
  Greenfinch1      
  Whitethroat1 NW area    
  Blackcap1mNE scrub    
  Chiffchaff1 singing, NE corner    
  Gadwall20      
  Shoveler10+      
  Teal15+      
  Mute Swan117 juvs     
  Great Crested Grebe1juv     
 Fairhaven DunesGreat Crested Grebe1 flew east upriver. Watch 0645-​1000 L.G.B, S.C.  
  Jay1 in sand dunes.    
  Skylark21 south.    
  Swallow68 south.    
  Tree Sparrow2 east.    
  Grey Wagtail3 s/east.    
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail5 s/east.    
  Meadow Pipit218 s/east.    
  Chaffinch25 s/east.    
  Siskin4 east.    
  Yellowhammer2 east.    
 LathwaiteRuff3   Barry Dyson  
  Snipe1      
  Lapwing55      
  Shelduck7      
  Tealc150      
  Buzzard7      
  Kestrel1      
  Pied Wagtail21      
  Comma1  473491   
  Red Admiral1  473491   
  Small White2  473491   
  Speckled Wood3  473491   
  Painted Lady8  473491   
  Clouded Yellow2  473491   
  Small Tortoiseshell74  473491   
 Myerscough QuarryGreen Sandpiper2   andy myo  
  Common Sandpiper1      
  Raven2      
  Pochard1m     
  Wigeon4      
  Tufted Duck12      
  Shoveler5      
  Little Grebe10      
  Buzzard1      
 HollowforthJay1     
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Warton BankMarsh Harrier1m  Mark Cookson  
  Snipe1 flew over west     
 SaltcotesSnipe6 All sightings along Cartmell Lane Mark Cookson  
  Jay2      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 flew NE    
  Pink-​footed Goose16 over SW    
  Kestrel1      
  Buzzard3      
  Curlew       
  Reed Bunting       
  Meadow Pipit4      
 Ream HillsPectoral Sandpiper1juvon flood next to car park Mark Cookson  
  Pied Wagtail20+      
  Snipe3      
  Ringed Plover1      
 Lower BallamPink-​footed Goose850 Brays rd. Neck collar bird PAJSD365303FB.AM  
 Myerscough QuarryTeal36     
  Lapwing1      
  Meadow Pipitc20      
  Tufted Duck7      
  Pochard1      
  Little Grebe51 juv     
  Shoveler4      
  Grey Heron1      
  Cormorant2      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Chiffchaff1malesinging    
  Coot32      
  Long-​tailed Tit1+      
  Chaffinchc10      
 ThorntonGrey Wagtail1 Red Marsh ind est Paul Slade  
 Ream HillsPectoral Sandpiper1juvStill present 07.15, on small muddy flood by Wake Park car park. Use Wake Park car park, don't park on entrance road   
 Knott EndNuthatch1 flew west   
  Greenfinch4      
  Pink-​footed Goose500 fields south of library    
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Chiffchaff1      
  Reed Bunting2      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Little Egret2      
  Grey Plover1      
18th September
 Knott EndLittle Egret1     
  Pink-​footed Goose500 fields south of library    
 GreenhalghGrey Wagtail1 flew over Back lane   
  Buzzard1 Back Lane    
 Conder GreenGreenshank15   Tony King  
  Snipe3      
  Swallow12      
  Pied Wagtail8      
  Goosander1Juv male     
  Wigeon1      
  Teal35+      
  Little Grebe18 Conder pools    
  Great Crested Grebe4 Estuary and marina    
  Little Egret7      
  Golden Plover300+ Estuary    
 Blackpool CentralGrey Wagtail3 Not vis   
 Gynn GardensGoldcrest1     
 Kincraig LakeShoveler4     
 PillingPink-​footed Goose2500 on stubble and pasture west of Duck Lane SD386 494 to SD389 493SD389493Paul Ellis  
 Cocker's DykePink-​footed Goose1160 still on beach early am (some had left) Paul Ellis  
  Kestrel1      
  Snipe1      
  Sanderling28      
 Fluke HallWheatear2   Paul Ellis  
  Goldcrest1      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Bar-​tailed Godwit455 on falling tide    
  Knot820 on falling tide    
  Grey Plover54 on falling tide    
  Sparrowhawk1      
 Ream HillsPectoral Sandpiper1Juvon small muddy flood by Wake Park car park. Use Wake Park car park, don't park on entrance road Paul Ellis  
  Goldcrest1      
  Chiffchaff1      
 Starr GatePink-​footed Goose17 0745-​1030.south. A.A. L.G.B,  
  Pintail1 south.    
  Eider5 north.    
  Common Scoter500 south.    
  Red-​throated Diver7 south.    
  Cormorant14 south.    
  Knot50 south.    
  Little Gull3ads.south.    
  Sandwich Tern4 south.    
  Guillemot1 south.    
  Peregrine1 south at sea.    
  Goldcrest1 on the sea wall.    
  Swallow5 south.    
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail2 south.    
  Meadow Pipit47 south.    
 Marton MereLittle Owl1 small barn roof, 19.20-​40 TS  
  Barn Owl1 west facing barn ledge, 19.35, flew out towards Mere View, 19.40    
  Raven1 pylon north of dyke pylon    
  Buzzard1 pylon south of dyke pylon    
  Sparrowhawk1mbarn roof    
  Kestrel2      
  Red-​legged Partridge7 barn roofs    
  Meadow Pipit250+ south over east fields -​ 1 flock, 11.35    
  Skylark5 south over east fields    
  Reed Bunting4 east field to main dyke reeds    
  Linnet9 over SE field    
  Grey Wagtail1foverflow stream    
  Pied Wagtail1 barn roof    
  Cetti's Warbler3 singing    
  Blackcap42mNW scrub    
  Gadwall2      
  Tufted Duck3      
  Shoveler11      
  Teal23      
  Greylag Goose26 west over east fields, circled the mere then flew south    
  Pink-​footed Goose1375+ over south -​10 skeins, 9.45-​11.45    
 Skippool CreekMediterranean Gull161w, 2x2w, 13ads  Paul Slade  
  Golden Plover121      
  Black-​tailed Godwit8      
  Dunlin5      
 Freckleton Naze PointGolden Plover150+   andy myo  
  Greenshank1      
  Snipe2      
 Marton MereWater Rail1 Heard from Bird Club Hide 11.40 Ellen Pemberton  
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Kestrel1      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Whitethroat1      
  Chiffchaff3+ 1 singing by Bird Club Hide 11.40, 2 + in NE corner 12.30    
  Willow Warbler2+ NE corner 12.30    
  Goldfinch12+      
 Lawson WetlandGrey Wagtail1 Flew north 09.45 Ellen Pemberton  
  Cetti's Warbler1      
 Conder GreenGreenshank10   Tony King  
  Little Grebe18      
  Teal8      
  Little Egret2      
  Curlew19      
 WeshamRaven2   andy myo  
  Sparrowhawk1      
 Warton BankMerlin1   andy myo gw mj fw  
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Marsh Harrier2 southport side    
  Pink-​footed Goose200+ over     
 CarletonHobby1Adult13.15 Circled briefly before heading on South  P Guy  
17th September
 Marton MereGreat Spotted Woodpecker1 NE corner TS  
  Grey Wagtail1foverflow stream    
  Tree Sparrow2 Mere View    
  Spotted Flycatcher1 still, NE corner willows, 18.45    
  Stock Dove2      
  Sparrowhawk1m     
  Buzzard1      
  Teal21 island pool    
  Pink-​footed Goose60+ south over east fields    
  Mute Swan2adsmain dyke    
  Grey Squirrel5 SW feeders    
 Knott EndPink-​footed Goose100 flew south   
 Fluke HallWheatear3     
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseCetti's Warbler1 singing, east side gorse banked pool TS  
 Pilling LaneSparrowhawk1     
 Grange ParkGrey Wagtail1     
 Blackpool ZooGrey Wagtail1   Barry Dyson  
 Skippool CreekMediterranean Gull141w, 2x2w, 11ads  Paul Slade  
  Golden Plover78      
  Black-​tailed Godwit12      
  Greenshank1      
  Black-​headed Gull2000+      
  Herring Gull300+ inc yellow ringed YK46    
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull300+      
 PrestonRing-​necked Parakeet6 Over, near Brook Building, UCLan Kinta Beaver  
 Marton MereSpeckled Wood5   MM Vols WeBS  
  Red Admiral2      
  Emperor Dragonfly5      
  Common Hawker4      
  Migrant Hawker4      
  Common Darter5      
  Greenfinch3      
  Grey Heron2      
  Coot83      
  Moorhen14      
  Mallard46      
  Gadwall5      
  Canada Goose16      
  Cetti's Warbler3      
  Herring Gull86      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull6      
  Black-​headed Gull47      
  Kestrel1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Small Tortoiseshell1      
  Mute Swan9      
  Shoveler9      
  Chiffchaff2      
  Willow Warbler3      
  Teal8      
  Snipe1      
 Wesham MarshWhinchat1 cant remember one here before andy myo  
 Stanley ParkRing-​necked Parakeet2 circled over heronry 10.00 Ellen Pemberton  
  Goldcrest1      
  Long-​tailed Tit15+      
  Coal Tit1      
  Gadwall6      
  Moorhen15+      
 BisphamRaven2 Over, heading west at 12:30. PMB  
 Marton MereSpotted Flycatcher1 low, NE corner willows TS  
 Cocker's DykeMediterranean Gull3ad wone with red colour ring, one with white ring, one unringed Paul Ellis  
  Peregrine1 on branch on beach    
  Great Black-​backed Gull36      
  Golden Plover67 between Beach Road and Cockers Dyke    
  Ruff1 between Beach Road and Cockers Dyke    
  Grey Plover66 far out    
  Dunlin59 far out    
  Pink-​footed Goose300 plus, arriving all day from north    
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Kestrel1 hunting fields to west    
16th September
 Stanley ParkBlack-​headed Gull60   New Langdale Volunteers  
  Blue Tit2      
  Coot6      
  Gadwall7      
  Great Tit2      
  Herring Gull70      
  Mallard48      
  Moorhen7      
  Mute Swan23      
  Ring-​necked Parakeet1      
  Robin1      
  Wren2      
  Brown Hawker1      
  Common Darter2      
  Red Admiral1      
  Speckled Wood10      
 Poulton-le-FyldeGrey Wagtail1 Moreton Drive Paul Slade  
 Pilling LaneBuzzard1     
 Peel HillYellow Wagtail1 SW over B&Q 11.25 Ash Baines  
 Pilling LaneWheatear3 sea wall Paul Ellis  
  Goldcrest1 garden Beach Road    
  Redshank75 saltmarsh off Beach Road    
 Cocker's DykeGreat White Egret2 flew over west together (inland 400 yds) landed beyond Fluke Hall 0957 hrs Paul Ellis  
  Skylark36 over    
  Grey Wagtail2 over    
 Cocker's DykeCaspian Gull1juvstill on beach by outflow then flew inland at 9:25am   
  Mediterranean Gull1adultwhite darvic ring    
  Grey Wagtail1 flew east    
  Lesser Redpoll1 flew east    
  Skylarkc25 flew east    
  Wheatear2      
  Ruff2+      
  Golden Ploverc30 high tide    
  Knot1 high tide    
  Raven1      
  Pink-​footed Goosec1800 birds arriving throughout the day     
 Ridge FarmChiffchaff1     
  Skylarkc15      
  Robin2      
 Fluke HallNuthatch1     
  Long-​tailed Tit1+      
 NatebyLapwing53 Island Lane flooded fieldSD460470  
 Winmarleigh HallLapwing240 flooded fieldsSD463467  
  Ruff5 flooded fieldsSD463467   
  Black-​tailed Godwit6 flooded fieldsSD463467   
  Teal375 flooded fieldsSD463467   
  Buzzard1      
 Starr GatePink-​footed Goose1150 south. Watch 0645-​1030. A.A. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Eider11 north.    
  Common Scoter130 south.    
  Red-​throated Diver3 south.    
  Gannet2 north.    
  Shag1ad.feeding inshore,    
  Cormorant31 south.    
  Golden Plover1 south.    
  Sandwich Tern16 feeding inshore.    
  Swallow84 south.    
  Whinchat1 on the sea wall.    
  Wheatear4 on the sea wall.    
  Grey Wagtail1 south.    
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail10 south.    
  Meadow Pipit43 south.    
 Marton MerePink-​footed Goose750+ south over the mere/east fields, 9 skeins TS  
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
  Teal38      
  Shoveler15+      
  Gadwall8      
  Tufted Duck2      
  Peregrine1 dyke pylon    
  Buzzard1      
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Kestrel1      
  Stock Dove4      
  Water Rail1 calling, island reeds    
  Cetti's Warbler1+ singing    
  Greenfinch2      
  Goldfinch20+      
  Whitethroat2 north west area    
  Blackcap21m     
  Willow Warbler1      
  Chiffchaff2 1 singing    
  Swallow10+      
  Comma1      
 Staining NookWhitethroat1   TS  
  Rook1 over SE    
 SkippoolMediterranean Gull1614 ads, 1 2CY, 1 1CYRed ringed adult and white ringed 2CY (unread) SD/PGS  
  Black-​headed Gull1+ yellow 2JDN present, ringed at Pitsea, seen at Skippool last September and since at Little Marlow among others.    
  Greenshank2      
  Black-​tailed Godwit26      
  Pink-​footed Goosec50 south west    
 Blackpool North ShoreGoldcrest2 Metropole Hotel bushes   
 Gynn GardensGoldcrest1     
  Dunnock5+ Five migrants left high together    
 Kincraig LakeShoveler9     
  Teal22      
  Goldcrest2      
 SkithamMarsh Harrier1juv SD433438Barry Dyson/Alison&Janet  
 Pilling MarshLittle Egret7   Barry Dyson/Alison&Janet  
 Preesall FlashesJay2   Barry Dyson/Alison&Janet  
  Great Crested Grebe1      
 Pilling LaneKestrel2     
  Wheatear3      
  Little Egret2      
 Lower BallamWhinchat2 one north of Lower Ballam Bridge,one with Wheatears on Brays rd Frank Bird  
  Wheatear9 Brays rd    
 SaltcotesGreen Sandpiper1 small flood cartmell lane Frank Bird  
 Myerscough QuarryKingfisher1 flying south down the canal AJH  
  Snipe3 flying over    
  Jay1      
 FleetwoodPink-​footed Goose63 South over Ullswater Avenue  KG  
 Fairhaven DunesSpotted Flycatcher1 Conservation pool AA  
  Buzzard1      
 Fairhaven LakeGreat White Egret1 Left roost at 06.27 FW  
  Little Egret143 Left roost belween 06.33 anf 07.02    
  Pink-​footed Goose40 ENE over estury 06.40    
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1adult female    
  Goldcrest1 hedge by sea wall    
  Whimbrel1 over beach calling    
  Grey Wagtail1 over    
 Knott EndSparrowhawk1     
  Pink-​footed Goose90 flew south    
  Little Egret2      
  Dunlin7      
  Redshank45      
15th September
 Shard BridgeSparrowhawk1male  Paul Slade  
 WinmarleighMarsh Harrier1juv SD463464Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Merlin1 Over flood    
  Swallow550 Over flood    
  Lapwing180 On flood    
  Teal575 On flood    
  Snipe15 On flood    
  Kestrel2      
  Meadow Pipit40 Around flood    
 Pilling MarshLittle Egret13   Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Pink-​footed Goose985      
  Curlew660      
  Great Crested Grebe6      
  Pintail52      
 PreesallSparrowhawk1male  Paul Slade  
 Barnaby's SandsLittle Egret4   P Slade/P Ellis WEBS  
  Curlew28      
 The HeadsMigrant Hawker1   Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
 Arm HillCormorant9   P Slade/P Ellis WEBS  
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull10      
  Great Black-​backed Gull4      
  Redshank160      
  Teal73      
  Oystercatcher1775      
  Eider3      
  Dunlin18      
  Knot30      
  Bar-​tailed Godwit1      
  Black-​tailed Godwit7      
  Common Gull3      
  Black-​headed Gull74      
  Lapwing95      
  Golden Plover1      
  Snipe2      
  Kestrel1      
  Herring Gull459      
 Agglebys PitGrey Heron1   P Slade/P Ellis WEBS  
  Herring Gull135      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull2      
  Black-​headed Gull190      
  Common Gull6      
  Little Grebe1      
  Mediterranean Gull1ad     
  Migrant Hawker1      
 Fleetwood MarshBlack-​headed Gull18   P Slade/P Ellis WEBS  
  Herring Gull2      
  Oystercatcher1      
  Redshank159      
  Cormorant2      
  Little Egret2      
  Great Black-​backed Gull3      
  Lapwing72      
  Grey Heron3      
 Shard BridgeMallard14   P Slade/P Ellis WEBS  
  Little Egret9      
  Grey Heron4      
  Lapwing984      
  Curlew6      
  Redshank34      
  Black-​headed Gull253      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull108      
  Herring Gull12      
  Golden Plover101      
  Cormorant2      
  Mediterranean Gull11w     
  Common Gull6 inc orange ringed 2H97    
  Black-​tailed Godwit1      
  Pink-​footed Goose29 south    
  Shoveler1female     
  Teal3      
  House Martin5 inc 1+ young in nest    
 Skippool CreekDunlin2   P Slade/P Ellis WEBS  
  Black-​headed Gull45      
  Redshank64      
  Little Egret2      
  Grey Heron2      
  Common Gull7      
  Curlew10      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Black-​tailed Godwit2      
  Mallard30      
  Mediterranean Gull1ad     
  Lapwing115      
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull37      
  Herring Gull52      
 Ramper PotRedshank41   P Slade/P Ellis WEBS  
  Grey Heron1      
  Little Egret1      
  Curlew5      
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Black-​headed Gull70      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull20      
  Mediterranean Gull2ads     
  Herring Gull1      
  Black-​tailed Godwit8      
 PreesallBuzzard4     
  Grey Heron1      
 GlassonMediterranean Gull12     
 Cocker's DykeCaspian Gull1juvenile    
  Mediterranean Gull32 adults and 2w     
  Great Black-​backed Gull70      
  Ruff33 juveniles     
  Golden Plover10      
  Snipe1      
  Grey Wagtail1 flew over    
  Greenfinch4      
  Kestrel1      
  Peregrine1      
  Little Egret3      
  Shelduck300      
  Dunlin6      
  Raven2 flew east    
  Grey Wagtail1 Cocker's Dyke Houses    
  Stock Dove1      
 Ridge FarmYellow-​legged Gull1adultduck pens at west endSD380494  
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Nuthatch1      
  Skylark18  SD388499   
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1adult femalesea wall by slipway   
  Wheatear1      
 WinmarleighCurlew Sandpiper1 flooded fields south of Island land SD461471,SD463344,SD464464 Frank Bird  
  Green Sandpiper4      
  Greenshank2      
  Ruff6      
  Black-​tailed Godwit25      
  Tealc150      
  Pintail2      
  Hobby1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Swallowc150      
 LathwaiteTeal420 flooded fieldsSD471494Frank Bird  
  Shoveler7      
  Gadwall5      
  Golden Plover2      
  Mediterranean Gull11st,w     
 WinmarleighGreen Sandpiper2 flooded field sth side of island laneSD 461 471Mark Cookson  
  Greenshank1 flooded field sth side of island lane    
  Ruff1 flooded field sth side of island lane    
  Lapwing  flooded field sth side of island lane    
  Swallow100+ feeding low over flood on field     
  House Martin  in with swallows    
  Grey Heron1      
  Pied Wagtail4      
 Cocker's DykeCaspian Gull1juv  Mark Cookson  
  Great Black-​backed Gull       
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull       
  Redshank       
  Lapwing       
  Herring Gull       
  Black-​headed Gull       
 Marton MereGreat Crested Grebe1juv  TS  
  Cormorant1      
  Shoveler16      
  Teal23      
  Gadwall5      
  Tufted Duck2      
  Snipe8 down to north reeds    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Kestrel1      
  Goldfinch16      
  Cetti's Warbler2+ singing    
  Blackcap1mNE field hedge    
  Chiffchaff1      
 Lytham St Annes Nature ReserveGoldcrest2     
  Skylark9+ over    
 Starr HillsGrey Wagtail4 south   
 Ream HillsLittle Ringed Plover1     
 Lytham JettySpotted Redshank1ad winterebbing tide close to jetty SD  
  Tufted Duck1f/immswimming downriver    
  Grey Heron7      
  Pink-​footed Goosec160 south    
 Shard BridgeSwift1 Over South West  AC  
 Pilling Lane EndsJay1 near entrance F.Roe/Val  
 Church ScarRedshank53   Ric Holmes & AA WeBS  
  Curlew2      
  Grey Heron2      
  Little Egret13      
  Eider22      
  Pintail5      
  Ringed Plover13      
  Turnstone192      
  Dunlin6      
  Oystercatcher960      
 Lytham JettyTeal64   Ric Holmes & AA WeBS  
  Redshank286      
  Curlew5      
  Mallard3      
  Grey Wagtail2      
  Knot1750      
  Grey Heron5      
  Black-​tailed Godwit47      
  Shelduck134      
  Cormorant27      
  Eider20      
  Goldfinch100+      
  Meadow Pipit27+      
  Bar-​tailed Godwit5      
 Lytham QuaysTeal264   Ric Holmes WeBS  
  Redshank187      
  Curlew1      
  Mallard38      
 Carr House Green CommonBuzzard2   Stu milne  
  Sparrowhawk2      
  Bullfinch2      
  Pheasant4 Quick walk on south end.    
 Skippool CreekTeal2 late morning, incoming tide JSc  
  Wigeon1      
  Grey Heron5      
  Little Egret8      
  Cormorant4      
  Oystercatcher22      
  Lapwingc750      
  Golden Plover103      
  Curlewc50      
  Black-​tailed Godwit21      
  Dunlin2      
  Greenshank1      
  Redshankc100      
  Mediterranean Gull33 adult     
  Black-​headed Gullc250      
  Common Gull4      
  Great Black-​backed Gull3      
  Herring Gullc50      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gullc50      
14th September
 Hackensall HallChiffchaff1     
  Treecreeper1      
  Buzzard1      
 Fluke HallMarsh Harrier1juv  Barry Dyson  
  Peregrine1      
  Greenshank1      
 Cockerham MarshBuzzard1   Barry Dyson  
  Kestrel1      
  Meadow Pipit57      
  Skylark10      
  Wheatear1F     
 Marton MereKingfisher1   Frank Bird  
  Chiffchaff7      
 Marton MereSand Martin1 over south TS  
  Grey Wagtail1 overflow stream    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Kestrel1      
  Stock Dove3      
  Tree Sparrow4+ Mere View    
  Snipe2      
  Teal50 island pool    
  Tufted Duck3      
  Shoveler10+      
  Little Grebe1      
  Pink-​footed Goose275+ south over east fields/Chain Lane     
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
  Swallow25+ over east field    
 Stanley ParkWigeon1 north lake TS  
 Skippool CreekGrey Heron4 evening, low tide JSc  
  Little Egret8      
  Cormorant1      
  Oystercatcher17      
  Lapwingc600      
  Golden Plover110      
  Curlew130      
  Black-​tailed Godwit22      
  Redshankc60      
  Greenshank1      
  Mediterranean Gull1adultroosted    
  Black-​headed Gullc200      
  Common Gullc15      
  Great Black-​backed Gull1adult     
  Herring Gullc80      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gullc120      
  Stock Dove1      
 Kincraig LakeShoveler7     
 Revoe ParkGoldcrest2     
 Marton MereBlack-​tailed Godwit1 on scrape 10.30 -​ 10.45 Ellen Pemberton  
  Snipe1 flew east 10.40    
  Water Rail1 Bird Club Hide 11.20    
  Gadwall10+      
  Shoveler5+      
  Buzzard3 over east field 11.40    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Raven1 flew west 12.00    
  Swallow20+      
  Cetti's Warbler3+      
  Chiffchaff3      
  Goldfinch5+      
 Fluke HallTree Sparrow1 Car park bushes. J Moreton  
 WinmarleighWood Sandpiper1juvon flood off Island LaneSD461471JSc  
  Green Sandpiper5 on flood off Island LaneSD461471   
  Ruff8 on flood off Island LaneSD461471   
  Lapwing4 on flood off Island LaneSD461471   
  Raven2 over calling    
 Fluke HallBuzzard2     
  Marsh Harrier1juvenile     
  Wheatear1      
  Grey Plover20      
  Bar-​tailed Godwit200      
 Pilling MarshGreylag Goose120     
  Pink-​footed Goose200      
  Great Crested Grebe2      
  Raven2 east end    
  Marsh Harrier22 juvenileswest end    
  Peregrine1juvenilewest end    
  Little Egret20      
  Grey Heron1      
  Dunlin12      
  Pintail20      
  Wigeon100      
  Teal20      
  Skylark8      
 Dam SidePied Wagtail2     
  Stock Dove8      
  Meadow Pipit1      
 Pilling WaterGreen Sandpiper1     
  Buzzard2      
  Kestrel3      
 PillingSparrowhawk1     
 Cocker's DykeCaspian Gull1juvenilethen flew southeast CGB, PE, KB  
  Snipe2      
  Ruff33 juveniles     
  Black-​headed Gull500      
  Grey Wagtail1 flew over    
  Skylark1 flew over    
  Kestrel1      
  Bar-​tailed Godwit1juvenile     
  Great Black-​backed Gull15      
  Little Egret2      
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1FStill present around the slipway at 10.30 am. SA  
 ThorntonPink-​footed Goose58 South Howard  
 Stanley ParkLittle Grebe1     
  Goldcrestc6      
13th September
 ThorntonGrey Wagtail1   Paul Slade  
 Hambleton MarshLinnet21   Paul Slade  
 Shard BridgeLapwing180   Paul Slade  
 Skippool CreekLapwing650   Paul Slade  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Swallow65      
  Pink-​footed Goose20 south    
 Wardley's CreekGreenshank1   Paul Slade  
 Ramper PotBlack-​tailed Godwit41   Paul Slade  
  Knot1      
  Dunlin2      
  Mediterranean Gull2ads     
 Mains HallCurlew35  SD366403  
 Myerscough QuarryGreen Sandpiper1     
  Pochard4      
  Barnacle Goose1      
  Tufted Duck17      
  Shoveler2      
  Teal28      
  Wigeon2      
  Common Sandpiper1      
  Cormorant10+      
  Lapwing56      
  Greylag Goose4      
  Little Grebe15      
  Coot33      
  Mute Swan2      
  Mallard64      
  Jay2      
  Buzzard1      
  Kestrel1      
  Canada Goose150      
  Stock Dove2      
 Gynn GardensGoldcrest2     
 Marton MereHobby1juvflew low east, directly overhead, at the SE feeding area, 19.10 TS  
  Raven1 flew east over the mere    
  Water Rail1juvwalked along island pool south bank    
  Great Crested Grebe1      
  Buzzard1      
  Sparrowhawk1misland pool banks    
  Snipe3 flushed by the Hawk    
  Stock Dove6 barn roof    
  Pheasant2juvsnear NW gate    
  Whitethroat2 NW scrub    
  Blackcap1      
  Chiffchaff5      
  Long-​tailed Tit5      
  Coal Tit1 SW scrub    
  Greenfinch2 SW feeders    
  Cetti's Warbler2 singing, probably, at 4 different locations    
  Swallow7      
  Teal17      
  Shoveler6      
  Gadwall3      
  Tufted Duck2      
  Cormorant2      
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
  Pink-​footed Goose63 north over east field    
  Starling2000+ east fields/wires, 19.00    
 Staining NookLesser Whitethroat1   TS  
 Bank EndLinnetc40     
  Goldfinchc20      
  Wheatear2      
  Buzzard1      
  Pied Wagtailc20      
 CockersandRobin7     
  Meadow Pipit1+      
  Pink-​footed Goose131 skeins of 17 south, 42, 7 and 65 west    
  Skylark6      
  Great Tit5      
  Blue Tit2      
  Long-​tailed Tit7      
  Kestrel1      
  Buzzard2      
  Goldfinch15      
  Chaffinch1      
  Wheatear3      
 LathwaiteGrey Wagtail1 flew over   
  Chiffchaff2ad, juv     
  Long-​tailed Tit10+      
  Chaffinch4      
  Robin1      
  Buzzard6 soaring high    
  Raven1      
  Lapwing1 flooded fieldsSD471494   
 Pilling LaneBar-​tailed Godwit4 flew west   
  Little Egret4      
  Pink-​footed Goose40 flew west    
 Cocker's DykeCaspian Gull1juvenile19:00 then flew west Chris Batty, Paul Ellis  
  Mediterranean Gull1adult     
  Great Black-​backed Gull15      
  Shelduck40      
  Kestrel1      
  Golden Plover3      
 Starr GateCommon Scoter480 Watch 0630-​1100. L.G.B. S.C. et. al.  
  Red-​throated Diver18 south.    
  Gannet4 south.    
  Cormorant11 south.    
  Knot120 south/west.    
  Sandwich Tern4 feeding inshore,    
  Great Skua1 south.    
  Arctic Skua1 pae morph harrasing terns.    
  Guillemot8 south.    
  Swallow3 south.    
 Skippool CreekBlack-​headed Gull1+ Blue ring L leg adult ?2441 Dfw  
  Golden Plover0 Plenty of lapwings    
 Ramper PotMediterranean Gull1Ad1600 Dfw  
  Greenshank2      
  Dunlin0 V quiet again. N species there    
 LathwaiteCurlew Sandpiper5juvsflooded fieldsSD471494Frank Bird  
  Ruff1 flooded fieldsSD471494   
  Snipe2      
  Shoveler2      
  Wigeon2 flooded fieldsSD471494   
  Teal170 flooded fieldsSD471494   
  Shelduck6      
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtailc35 flooded fieldsSD471494   
  Meadow Pipitc20 flooded fieldsSD471494   
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1FBy carpark slipway at 1045 AC  
  Pink-​footed Goosec600 Flying East     
 Green Dick's LaneMagpie12     
  Pink-​footed Goose100+ stubble east of north end    
 Pilling LaneCollared Dove40 Hy-​Fly   
 Knott EndPink-​footed Goose40 flew south   
  Pied Wagtail2      
  Little Egret1      
  Buzzard4 to south    
 Shard BridgeLittle Egret2     
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1adult femaleslipway   
 PillingPink-​footed Goose480 appeared to come off nearby fields then flew east 1020 am Paul Ellis  
 Pilling LaneGrey Wagtail2 flew east early am Paul Ellis  
  Skylark1 flew east early am    
  Pink-​footed Goose100 came off beach and flew inland early am    
 Cocker's DykeRuff1froosting with redshank 10 am Paul Ellis  
  Redshank50 roost am    
  Lapwing300      
  Golden Plover6      
  Dunlin20      
  Knot2 roosting with redshank 10 am    
  Skylark9 3 flew west and 6 landed in saltmarsh    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Pink-​footed Goose89 groups of 19, 21 and 49 flew in and over high from north am    
  Meadow Pipit5 flew east    
 Devonshire Rock GardensSwallow6   DJM  
  Goldcrest2      
  Blackcap1      
12th September
 Blackpool CentralPeregrine2     
 SaltcotesGreen Sandpiper3 small flood north of cartmell laneSD378295Frank Bird  
  Jay3 railway embankment cartmell lane    
 Ream HillsGreen Sandpiper1   Frank Bird  
  Greenshank1      
  Snipe1      
 Marton MereShoveler45+   TS  
  Gadwall15+      
  Teal20+      
  Tufted Duck3      
  Little Grebe1      
  Cormorant1      
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
  Kestrel1      
  Cetti's Warbler1 singing    
  Goldfinch25+      
  Chaffinch10+ SW feeders    
 Stanley ParkGoldcrest1 west of Heron island TS  
  Coal Tit1      
  Tufted Duck71 juv     
  Gadwall3      
  Cormorant1      
 Skippool CreekMediterranean Gull2Ads  Dfw  
 Ramper PotDunlin6 1500 Dfw  
  Redshank1+      
  Black-​tailed Godwit1+      
  Little Egret11      
  Greenshank1      
 Starr GateShelduck14 north. Watch 0630-​1100. LG.B. S.C.  
  Common Scoter240 inshore.    
  Gannet2 south.    
  Cormorant8 south.    
  Sandwich Tern39 south.    
  Common Tern1 south.    
  Guillemot1 south.    
 Knott EndGoldfinch30     
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Ringed Plover6      
  Little Egret2      
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1adult femalenear slipway Brett Richards  
11th September
 Ramper PotMediterranean Gull2ads  Paul Slade  
  Greenshank1      
 Skippool CreekMediterranean Gull41w, 3ads  Paul Slade  
  Golden Plover93      
  Lapwing450      
  Black-​headed Gull1450      
  Herring Gull570      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull195      
  Oystercatcher8      
 Blackpool CentralPeregrine2     
 Kincraig LakeShoveler8     
  Teal13      
 Marton MereCoal Tit1 SW feeders TS  
  Teal27      
  Shoveler7      
  Gadwall3      
  Buzzard2 over east field/barn roof    
  Kestrel1      
  Goldfinch25+ north side    
  Cetti's Warbler1 singing, SW planting reeds    
  Chiffchaff2      
  Cormorant2      
 Rossall PointCommon Scoter120945-​1200  Dfw  
  Gannet3      
  Manx Shearwater2      
  Fulmar4      
  Sandwich Tern1      
  Kittiwake1      
  Razorbill3      
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill9 Poss razorbills as black and white    
  unidentified Pomarine Skua or Arctic Skua1 Large distant poss pom.    
 Skippool CreekMediterranean Gull3AdsNo rings 1600. Dfw  
  Dunlin0 Redshanks smallest wader again    
 Starr GateCommon Scoter200 south. Combined watches 0630-​1200. L.G.B. M.C. S.C. et.al  
  Red-​throated Diver1 south.    
  Leach's Petrel1 south 1106.    
  Fulmar4 south.    
  Manx Shearwater6 south.    
  Gannet2 south.    
  Kittiwake1juv.south.    
  Sandwich Tern2 south.    
  Arctic Skua2 south 0725.    
  Guillemot10 south.    
  Razorbill4 south.    
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill31 south.    
 Herons' ReachKingfisher1 Flew upstream along dyke adjacent Stanley Park golf course near NW pond DJM  
 Knott EndReed Bunting1     
  Little Egret1      
  Knot300      
 Blackpool North ShoreWheatear1 On cliffs DJM  
 Stanley ParkNuthatch1 near the cafe TS  
  Coal Tit1 west of Heron island    
  Ring-​necked Parakeet1      
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Tufted Duck2fem + juv     
  Gadwall4      
  Mute Swan4juvs+ ads    
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1adult femalesea wall 300yds west of slipwaySD385499  
10th September
 Pilling Lane EndsPink-​footed Goose320 on saltmarsh Paul Ellis  
  Peregrine1 on sands    
  Little Grebe1 calling from pool    
 Conder GreenLittle Grebe17 on pool Paul Ellis  
  Goosander2juvson creek    
 LathwaiteCurlew Sandpiper2juvsfield floodSD471494Paul Ellis  
  Curlew4 field floodSD471494   
  Ruff1 field floodSD471494   
  Redshank2 field floodSD471494   
  Snipe1 field floodSD471494   
  Teal71 field floodSD471494   
  Shoveler2 field floodSD471494   
  Pied Wagtail12 field floodSD471494   
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Buzzard1      
  Chiffchaff1      
 Cocker's DykeRed-​throated Diver1adsummer plumage, flew west along tideline Paul Ellis  
  Sanderling40 tideline    
  Sparrowhawk1juv     
  Goldfinch50all juvsfeeding on sea aster seed    
  Greenfinch10      
  Wheatear8 on sea wall between Cockers Dyke and Fluke Hall    
  Redshank110      
 Pilling LanePink-​footed Goose42 over heading east am Paul Ellis  
  Grey Wagtail1 over    
 Knott EndGoldcrest1     
  Little Egret1      
 FleetwoodGoldcrest1 In garden Ullswater Avenue KG  
  Willow Warbler1      
  Blackbird11      
 Fluke HallEastern Black-​eared Wheatear1adult femalesea wall 300yds west of slipwaySD385499per Chris Batty  
 Marton MereBittern1 flew low from east end of north reeds to reeds near FBC hide, 14.50 TS  
  Peregrine1 dyke pylon    
  Buzzard1 over Gipsy Hole Wood    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Kestrel1      
  Common Gull3ads     
  Teal31      
  Shoveler3      
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
  Goldfinch30+ north side    
  Greenfinch1      
  Lesser Whitethroat1 MW scrub    
  Whitethroat2 NW scrub    
  Blackcap42mNW scrub    
  Chiffchaff1      
 Staining NookSwift1 low over, a.m. TS  
  Whitethroat2      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseSwift1 over central area, 18.20 TS  
  Swallow1      
  House Martin8      
  Goldfinch15+ central area    
  Long-​tailed Tit5+      
  Reed Bunting1      
  Kestrel1      
  Mute Swan4m, f + 2 juvs     
 Stanley ParkGadwall6   TS  
  Tufted Duck7      
  Mute Swan4juvs+ ads    
  Sparrowhawk1fover north lake    
 Lawson Road Recreation GroundPied Wagtail3ad, 2 juvswest field TS  
 StainingRook8 over field east of shaftesbury Avenue TS  
 Skippool CreekGrey Heron5 evening, low tide JSc  
  Little Egret9      
  Cormorant2      
  Oystercatcher8      
  Lapwing800      
  Golden Plover128      
  Curlewc60      
  Black-​tailed Godwit32      
  Dunlin1      
  Redshank70      
  Mediterranean Gull32 ad, 2cyroosted, all unringed    
  Black-​headed Gullc350      
  Common Gull10      
  Great Black-​backed Gull4      
  Herring Gull230      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull120      
 Fleetwood PromenadeMarsh Harrier1f/immsouth west   
  Sandwich Tern9 on beach    
 Fleetwood CemeteryGoldcrestc5     
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1 Adjacent to slipway @ 1700 AC et al  
  Wheatear4      
 Marton MereRaven1 over west end at 1400. L.G.B.  
 Shard BridgeGolden Plover133     
  Lapwing1055      
  Ruff1juv     
  Dunlin5      
  Little Egret3      
  Linnet19      
  Reed Bunting2      
 Starr GatePink-​footed Goose6 south.0630-​0930. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Shelduck34 north.    
  Common Scoter375 south.    
  Red-​throated Diver21 south.    
  Gannet2 north.    
  Cormorant18 north.    
  Great Crested Grebe1 inshore.    
  Sandwich Tern10 inshore.    
  Guillemot5 inshore.    
 Rawcliffe HallTeal1 on River Wyre   
  Common Sandpiper1 on River Wyre    
  Mute Swan4pair with 2 juvson River Wyre    
 St Michael's on WyreBuzzard1     
 Skippool CreekGreenshank2 1600 Hambleton side. Few birds no small waders Dfw  
  Mediterranean Gull2AdsGreen ring L leg ending 14T    
 Marton Merenew species1 Elephant Hawk Moth caterpillar, embankment path TS  
 St Michael's on WyreHen Harrier1Juv (Ringtail)showed really well at 12.50 before flying east Rob Dickson  
 Ream HillsGreen Sandpiper1   Frank Bird  
  Redshank1      
 Marton MereClouded Yellow1 north side. My first here since 1992 TS  
9th September
 Fluke HallTeal15 flew west   
 Blackpool CentralPeregrine2     
 Kincraig LakeShoveler2     
  Teal13      
 Stanley ParkGadwall9     
  Tufted Duck7      
  Moorhen28      
  Mute Swan41      
  Mallard98      
  Coot25      
 Fluke HallGreenshank1 flew over west Paul Ellis  
  Whimbrel1 calling over beach    
  Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear1 still on sea wall 1805 hrs    
  Wheatear2 on sea wall    
  Tree Sparrow30 feeding on fat hen seed on coastal field    
 Marton MereBarn Owl1 west facing barn ledge, 18.45+ TS  
  Kestrel1fem/juvcaught prey, east marsh    
  Red-​legged Partridge5 barn roof    
  Stock Dove2      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1fNE corner    
  Snipe1      
  Shoveler11      
  Teal20      
  Gadwall12      
  Tufted Duck3      
  Cetti's Warbler1 singing, island reeds    
  Blackcap63mnorth central scrub    
  Whitethroat3      
  Willow Warbler1      
  Chiffchaff2      
  Dunnock1      
  Song Thrush1      
  Robin2      
  Goldfinch15      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseKingfisher1 dyke west of NW corner pond TS  
  Kestrel1fem/juvwith prey    
  Oystercatcher1      
  Greenfinch5 west side bush    
  Grey Heron2ads     
  Mute Swan4m, f + 2 juvs     
 StainingRook1 SW over Shaftesbury Avenue TS  
 Skippool CreekGreylag Goose51 east. evening, incoming tide JSc, PS  
  Canada Goose16 east    
  Teal2      
  Grey Heron4      
  Little Egret17      
  Cormorant2      
  Oystercatcher4      
  Lapwingc500      
  Golden Ploverc100 towards Shard Bridge    
  Ringed Plover4      
  Knot8      
  Black-​tailed Godwit16      
  Curlewc120      
  Dunlin9      
  Ruff1juvenile     
  Redshankc100      
  Greenshank2 towards Wardley's    
  Mediterranean Gull32 ad, juvroosted, all unringed    
  Black-​headed Gullc500      
  Common Gull9      
  Great Black-​backed Gull54 ad     
  Herring Gull210      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull90      
 Myerscough QuarryGreen Sandpiper1     
  Common Sandpiper1      
  Teal17      
  Shoveler6      
  Gadwall1      
  Little Grebe3      
  Barnacle Goose1 Presumed feral bird with Canada and Greylag geese    
  Greylag Goose36      
  Canada Goose118      
  Mute Swan2      
  Kingfisher1 heard only    
  Buzzard1      
 Sowerby HallCurlew5 Rapley Lane   
  Buzzard2 Rapley Lane    
 NatebyKestrel1male    
  Meadow Pipit2 flooded fieldSD460473   
  Snipe4 flooded fieldSD460473   
  Grey Heron1 flooded fieldSD461470   
 LathwaiteCurlew Sandpiper3juvenilesFloodSD471493C Piner  
  Dunlin1 FloodSD471493   
  Redshank2 FloodSD471493   
  Greenshank3 FloodSD471493   
  Snipe5 FloodSD471493   
  Shelduck3 FloodSD471493   
  Teal67 FloodSD471493   
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtailc40 mixed flock of both white and pied.SD471493   
 Lower BallamWheatear2 Brays rd Frank Bird  
 SaltcotesGreen Sandpiper4 small flood north of cartmell laneSD378295Frank Bird  
  Snipe4      
 Fluke Hall LaneMarsh Harrier1F  AC  
 Starr GateCommon Scoter135 South. Sea watch 0815-​1000 S.C.  
  Sandwich Tern25 South     
  Red-​throated Diver11 South     
  Guillemot3 South     
  Gannet4 South     
 Blackpool North ShoreSwallowc25 Feeding along cliffs during a shower, c20 left when weather cleared leaving 5 local family DJM  
  Redshank15 N from boating pool as tide ebbed    
  Turnstone4 Feeding on seawall at end of Red Bank Rd    
  Sandwich Tern4 S    
  Grey Seal1      
 Warbreck HillCoal Tit1 First on feeders for some time DJM  
  Greenfinch2ad, juvJuvenile recently fledged still doing a lot of begging    
 Pilling LaneSnipe23 over beach flying west Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Goldfinch20 plus Beach Road    
8th September
 BraidesGreylag Goose45 flew over   
 Rossall PointSandwich Ternc50 Roosting on beach until tide flooded then left W DJM  
 Pilling LaneChiffchaff1 calling and singing Beach Road Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Coal Tit1 Beach Road    
 Fairhaven LakeGreat Crested Grebe1 flushed off by boats Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Tufted Duck14 plus, disturbed by boats    
 ThorntonRaven2 Flew over calling 1000 Dfw  
 Marton MereMute Swan97 juvs  TS  
  Teal16      
  Shoveler13      
  Tufted Duck5      
  Snipe14 flew SE from island pool    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Red-​legged Partridge6 barn roof    
  Stock Dove2      
  Starling2000+ east fields/wires to north reeds roost    
  Long-​tailed Tit9 SE corner willows    
  Goldfinch12      
  Linnet6 over embankment    
  Swallow15+      
  House Martin10+ over NE area    
 StainingSwift1 low south over Shaftesbury Avenue TS  
 Herons' ReachBuzzard1 over Greenfinch Court TS  
 Salisbury WoodlandRing-​necked Parakeet1   TS  
 Stanley ParkGadwall23   TS  
  Tufted Duck2fem + juv     
 Skippool CreekCanada Goose6 north. evening, incoming tide JSc  
  Greylag Goose63 east    
  Teal3      
  Grey Heron5      
  Little Egret24      
  Cormorant4      
  Oystercatcher5      
  Lapwingc300      
  Golden Plover81      
  Curlewc80      
  Dunlin17      
  Black-​tailed Godwit50      
  Greenshank2      
  Redshankc150      
  Mediterranean Gull54 ad, 2cyall unringed    
  Black-​headed Gullc300      
  Common Gull7      
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Herring Gullc100      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gullc100      
 Fairhaven DunesRuddy Shelduck1 Landed on lake briefly before flying off PGS/PE/LGB/SC  
  Yellow Wagtail1 east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  Tree Pipit3 south/east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  Grey Wagtail23 south/east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail16 south/east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  Meadow Pipit172 south/east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  Swallow117 south/east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  Greenshank1 east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  Chaffinch6 south/east 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  Skylark5 south 06.25 -​ 09.45    
  House Martin21      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Goldcrest1      
  Raven1 west 09.45    
  Wheatear1 in dunes    
 BallamRaven1   Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
 LathwaiteShelduck3 on floodSD471493JSc & SB  
  Teal4 on floodSD471493   
  Sparrowhawk1juvhunting wagtails    
  Buzzard3      
  Lapwing27 on floodSD471493   
  Greenshank3 on floodSD471493   
  Ruff2juvson floodSD471493   
  Chiffchaff1 singing    
  Nuthatch1 calling    
 Pilling Lane EndsPink-​footed Goose120   JSc & SB  
  Greylag Goosec200 distantly on mud    
  Little Grebe1+ calling    
  Little Egret21      
  Buzzard1      
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1femalepresent all day c400m west of car park JSc et al  
  Wheatear3      
  Pink-​footed Goose40 east    
  Little Egretc10      
  Greenshank1 in marsh    
  Snipe7      
  Black-​tailed Godwitc30      
  Peregrine1juvhunting waders    
  Swallowc100 east    
  House Martin2 east    
  Grey Wagtail6 south/east    
  Tree Sparrowc20      
  Stock Dove3 woods    
  Jay2 woods    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 woods    
  Nuthatch4 woods    
  Treecreeper1 woods    
  Goldcrest2 woods    
  Chiffchaff1 woods    
 Newton MarshTree Sparrow2   I Walker & M Jones  
  Little Grebe1Juv     
  Kingfisher1 Entrance Pool but elusive     
  hybrid Tufted Duck x Scaup1JuvNo tuft evident and head shape not Tufted Duck at all but ear -​ covert patch not prominent, bird didn't stay and flew South to the Estuary.     
 Church ScarBar-​tailed Godwit169 Ebbing tide 0715 -​ 0930 Ian Walker  
  Knot338 4 Orange Flagged Birds from Norwegian Project     
  Redshank85      
  Turnstone102      
  Wheatear2      
  Grey Wagtail11 South East    
 Skippool CreekMediterranean Gull2adsone with green ring on left leg, one unsigned Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Curlew206      
  Golden Plover138      
  Lapwing350      
  Black-​tailed Godwit29      
  Greenshank2      
  Dunlin1      
  Grey Heron9      
  Little Egret10      
 GlassonGreenshank7 Lune low tide Paul Ellis / Dave Hall  
  Snipe1 Lune low tide    
  Golden Plover550 Lune low tide    
  Buzzard31 juvover together    
  Teal4 Lune    
  Dunlin4 Lune low tide    
 Conder GreenLittle Grebe15 on pool Paul Ellis / Dave Hall  
  Sparrowhawk1fem     
  Teal18 creek    
 Pilling Lane EndsPink-​footed Goose195 on saltmarsh Paul Ellis / Dave Hall  
  Buzzard4 up together    
  Kestrel1      
 Marton MereBlackcap1malenorth scrub Ellen Pemberton  
  Chiffchaff1 singing west of feeding station 11.00    
  Cetti's Warbler3      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Kestrel1      
  Buzzard4 high over north side 13.30    
  Shoveler3      
 Marton MereGarden Warbler1 scrub behind Paulines bench Frank Bird  
  Blackcap5      
  Whitethroat4      
  Lesser Whitethroat2      
  Cetti's Warbler2      
  Chiffchaff4      
 Staining NookChiffchaff10   Frank Bird  
  Willow Warbler2      
  Blackcap2      
  Treecreeper1 TS    
  Goldcrest1      
  Long-​tailed Tit5      
 Devonshire Rock GardensChiffchaff1 Hedge between rough fields DJM  
  Song Thrush2 Hedge between rough fields     
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Buzzard1 W    
  Peregrine1      
7th September
 Poulton-le-FyldeBuzzard4 Old Field Carr Barry Dyson  
  Sparrowhawk1fOld Field Carr    
  Whitethroat1 Old Field Carr    
 Fluke HallPink-​footed Goose200 over and heading to salt marsh late afternoon Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
 Cocker's DykeLapwing235 low tide Paul Ellis  
  Redshank135 low tide    
  Golden Plover1      
  Wheatear1      
  Kestrel1      
 Fluke HallWheatear6 sea wall Paul Ellis  
 Marton MereBuzzard12 circled 1000' over the mere, 10.50. My highest ever count in one group. TS  
  Peregrine1 dyke pylon    
  Kestrel3 over east fields    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Barn Owl1 west facing barn ledge    
  Spotted Flycatcher1 north central scrub    
  Whitethroat1      
  Blackcap31m     
  Chiffchaff1      
  Goldfinch20+      
  Song Thrush1      
  Stock Dove2      
  Red-​legged Partridge5 barn roof    
  Curlew1 over, heard    
  Snipe3      
  Teal10+      
  Shoveler18+      
  Tufted Duck5      
  Greylag Goose2      
  Pink-​footed Goose36 south over the mere    
  Mute Swan117 juvs     
  Starling1500+ east fields/wires to roost north reeds, probably 2000+    
 Stanley ParkTufted Duck32f, juvfemale with 3/4 grown juv TS  
  Gadwall20      
  Mute Swan4juvs+ ads    
  Stock Dove2 stump circle trees    
  new species1 Bat species near Heron island, 13.15    
 GlassonGreenshank7   M Jones/B Dwire  
 Skippool CreekTeal2 evening, incoming tide JSc  
  Cormorant4      
  Grey Heron4      
  Little Egret17      
  Oystercatcher5      
  Lapwingc500      
  Curlew130      
  Dunlin8      
  Black-​tailed Godwit14      
  Greenshank4 2 towards Wardley's, 2 Ramper Pot    
  Redshankc150      
  Common Sandpiper1      
  Mediterranean Gull1adunringed    
  Black-​headed Gullc100      
  Great Black-​backed Gull32 ad     
  Herring Gullc150      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gullc200      
  Buzzard3      
  Stock Dove1      
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Bank EndHobby1 At Cockerham M Jones/B Dwire  
 CopthorneBar-​headed Goose1     
 Glasson BasinTufted Duck11     
  Great Crested Grebe1      
 GlassonGreenshank5     
  Snipe6      
  Black-​tailed Godwit7      
  Mediterranean Gull2+ads, 2CYs     
 Conder GreenGreen Sandpiper1     
  Goosander1      
  Greenshank3      
  Teal22      
  Little Grebe17      
 Freckleton Naze PointSwallowc350 Between 0715 -​ 0930 Hirundines Swallows, Martins gathering before moving south  Ian Walker  
 Newton MarshWheatear3   Ian Walker  
 FreckletonKnot5 Pool Lane Ebbing tide 0715 -​ 1000hrs Ian Walker  
  Ringed Plover6      
  Avocet3      
  Black-​tailed Godwit13      
  Snipe31      
  Curlew173      
  Greenshank5      
  Grey Wagtail9 South    
  Goosander6      
  Raven2 North     
  Marsh Harrier2      
  Chiffchaff3      
 Fleetwood CemeteryGoldcrest4     
 Rossall PointWheatear2     
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Mount ParkChiffchaff1     
  Goldcrest1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Wheatear1 Marine Hall Gardens    
 Starr GateShelduck11 north. Watch 0630-​1030. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Eider1 south.    
  Common Scoter470 south.    
  Red-​throated Diver8 south.    
  Fulmar1 north.    
  Cormorant19 south.    
  Knot200 south.    
  Sandwich Tern24      
  Guillemot1      
  Wheatear1juv.on the sea wall.    
  Grey Wagtail4 south.    
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail6 south.    
 Ingol Village Golf CourseSpotted Flycatcher1AdultFlycatching from dead tree Steve Jones  
 Ream HillsLittle Ringed Plover1juv  Frank Bird  
  Greenshank1      
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1adult femalesea wall 300yds west of slipway   
 Devonshire Rock GardensMute Swan1 W @ 06.30 DJM  
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Roe Deer0 No sign of the one reported by dog walkers yesterday morning     
6th September
 Knott EndLeach's Petrel1 on water at tideline on falling tide Paul Ellis  
  Fulmar1 west at high tide    
  Razorbill1 on sea close in on falling tide    
  Guillemot1 swam west on rising tide close in    
  Sandwich Tern3      
  Curlew900 on incoming tide    
  Knot500 on falling tide    
  Peregrine1 on beach eating something then patrolling over the sea    
 Fleetwood Marine LakesTurnstone191 One Fleetwood colour ringed, two metal only   
 Blackpool North ShoreManx Shearwater1     
  Gannet1      
  Sandwich Tern4      
 Little ThorntonSwift4 Over Lambs Rd KRG  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseMute Swan4m, f + 2 juvs  TS  
  Oystercatcher1      
 Marton MereTeal16   TS  
  Gadwall7      
  Shoveler3+      
  Tufted Duck1      
  Snipe2      
  Common Gull1ad     
  Kestrel2m + 1     
  Linnet25+ west over north side, pre-​roost    
  Goldfinch35+ north central scrub    
  Blackcap1 NE scrub    
  Swallow15+ over NW area    
  Cormorant1      
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
 Starr GateLeach's Petrel1 south 17.15 Frank Bird  
 Stanley ParkGadwall20   TS  
  Cormorant1      
  Buzzard2 circled over model village area    
  House Martin1      
 King ScarKnot1000     
 Stake PoolSparrowhawk1 east side   
 Bank EndYellow Wagtail2   AC  
  Pied Wagtail15      
 Rossall PointLeach's Petrel1 From E than sat on sea for 5 minutes before lifting off again 15.35 DJM  
  Sandwich Tern1      
 Marton MereGannet1adon the mere at 14.35 NW from FBC hide, flew west 14.47 TS  
 Starr GateLeach's Petrel11 south. Watch 0630-​1230 L.G.B. D.S. M.J.  
  Fulmar1 south.    
  Manx Shearwater7 south.    
  Gannet2 south.    
  Kittiwake53ads. 2juv.south.    
  Sabine's Gull1ad.south.0920    
  Sandwich Tern6 south.    
  Great Skua1 south.    
  Arctic Skua1pale morph.south.    
  Guillemot3 south.    
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1adult female SD385499  
  Wheatear1      
 Knott EndLeach's Petrel1 flew west   
  Kittiwake1adultflew west    
  Dunlin60      
  Chiffchaff1      
  Raven1      
  Knot50      
  Razorbill1 flew west    
  Little Egret1      
  Sandwich Tern4      
5th September
 Ramper PotLittle Egret27   Paul Slade  
 Skippool CreekBlack-​tailed Godwit28   Paul Slade  
  Snipe1      
  Greenshank1      
  Whimbrel1      
  Mediterranean Gull72w, 6ads     
  Golden Plover47      
 Kincraig LakeShoveler1     
  Teal10      
 Marton MereBarn Owl1 west facing barn ledge, 19.55+ TS  
  Raven2 circling over the mere, then over east fields, 15.20-​25    
  Pintail21 flew west over the mere, 19.30    
  Shoveler15+      
  Teal13      
  Gadwall7      
  Tufted Duck3      
  Lesser Whitethroat1 north central scrub    
  Blackcap4+3mnorth central scrub    
  Willow Warbler3      
  Chiffchaff1      
  Long-​tailed Tit10+      
  Goldfinch35+      
  Cetti's Warbler1+ singing, NW corner, later island reeds    
  Reed Bunting4 to roost, embankment reeds    
  Buzzard2 over east fields    
  Kestrel2      
  Sparrowhawk1m     
  Stock Dove3      
  Snipe7 feeding, edge of island pool, 19.30    
  Swift1 over NE scrub, 19.35    
  House Martin10+ over NE corner    
  Swallow25+ over east fields    
  Grey Heron31 juv     
  Cormorant2      
  Mute Swan107 juvs     
  Pink-​footed Goose50+ south over Chain Lane    
 Lawson Road Recreation GroundSpotted Flycatcher1 old tip road west bend scrub TS  
  Willow Warbler1      
  Swallow25+ over west field    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseWheatear1 SE side TS  
  Little Grebe1 west side pool    
  Sparrowhawk1fover west side    
 Stanley ParkCoal Tit1 feeders west of Heron island TS  
  Mistle Thrush4 field SW of model village    
  Pied Wagtail5 field SW of model village    
  Goldfinch5      
  Gadwall12      
  Cormorant1      
 Marton MereBittern1 Flying in front of FBC hide 3pm M Jones  
 Smallwood HeySparrowhawk1     
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1adult femalesea wall west of slipway   
  Wheatear2      
  Grey Plover8      
  Little Egret1      
 WartonPink-​footed Goose54 South 1700hrs  Ian Walker  
 Newton-with-ScalesBullfinch1juv/fthames street andy myo  
  Jay1      
  Tree Sparrow9      
 Blackpool North ShoreWheatear3   DJM  
 Knott EndPink-​footed Goose40 flew south   
  Raven1      
  Dunlin100      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Ringed Plover10      
4th September
 FulwoodPink-​footed Goose  Around 20-​50hrs, in the dark,, a flock of Pinks could be heard over the Harris Park, heading south down the line of the A6 Jim Clift  
 SingletonGoldcrest1 Singleton crossroads   
 Little SingletonCommon Sandpiper1     
  Great Black-​backed Gull4      
  Little Egret16      
 Fleetwood PromenadeGreat Skua2 1645-​1730 from lighthouse Dfw et al  
  Arctic Skua1      
  Kittiwake1Juv     
 Fleetwood Nautical CollegeGuillemot3 On water very close in AA  
 Rossall PointCommon Scoter1 Unproductive sea watch 13.30-​15.55 Barry Dyson/DFW  
  Red-​breasted Merganser1      
  Arctic Skua2 2 together at 14.05 approached from the east, then blown back    
 Marton MereBittern1 flew low west over south bank reeds, 14.10 TS  
  Common Gull1ad     
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Shoveler23      
  Teal19      
  Gadwall5+      
  Cormorant1      
  Snipe1      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 south over the embankment    
  Long-​tailed Tit5+      
  Goldfinch35+ NW area    
  Blackcap1mnorth side    
  Willow Warbler2      
  Swallow15+ NW area    
 Stanley ParkGadwall14   TS  
  Cormorant2      
  Ring-​necked Parakeet1      
  House Martin1      
 Warton BankPink-​footed Goose30 south  andy myo  
  Marsh Harrier1 southside    
 Starr GateCommon Scoter190 South.Sea watch 0615-​1000 A.A.A.B.S.C.M.J.  
  Fulmar1 South     
  Kittiwake1 South     
  Gannet3 South     
  Sandwich Tern10 South     
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill3 South     
  Arctic Skua1 South 0900    
  Leach's Petrel1 South 0925    
 Church ScarKnotc50     
  Ringed Plover7      
 SaltcotesLapwing22 flood   
  Snipe2 flood    
 Freckleton Naze PoolPink-​footed Goose51 South , Overhead . DS  
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1FShowing well 11.30 a.m. same location as previously Howard  
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1Adult / Female10.00 to10.30 on sea wall .  DS  
  Northern Wheatear3Female      
 Knott EndArctic Skua44 ads:3dark 1palewest   
  Knot1000      
  Ringed Plover15      
  Dunlin100      
  Sanderling50      
  Leach's Petrel2 west in evening    
  Great Skua1 west    
  Common Tern1juvenilewest    
  Razorbill1 north    
  Razorbill1 dead    
  Red-​breasted Merganser1 west    
  Kittiwake3ad and 2 juvswest    
  Fulmar3 west    
  Red-​legged Partridge1 Esplanade    
  Little Egret1      
  Common Scoter22 adult maleswest    
  Sandwich Tern4 west    
  Bar-​tailed Godwit1      
  Grey Plover40      
 Warbreck HillPeregrine1   DJM  
3rd September
 Little ThorntonSwift1 over south 17.05 Paul Slade  
 Skippool CreekMediterranean Gull108ad, 2 x 1winc red Polish ringed PLY1 Paul Slade  
  Dunlin6      
  Black-​tailed Godwit5      
  Black-​headed Gull1900      
  Herring Gull350+      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull450+      
 Cocker's DykeGreenshank1   Paul Ellis  
  Canada Goose17 on beach to east    
 Pilling LanePintail6 flew west over tideline Paul Ellis  
  Whimbrel1 flew west over beach    
 Knott EndSandwich Tern1     
  Grey Plover16      
  Dunlin120      
  Ringed Plover10      
 Blackpool CentralPeregrine1     
 Kincraig LakeTeal6     
 Marton MereCormorant1   TS  
  Mute Swan97 juvs     
  Teal20      
  Shoveler8      
  Gadwall5      
  Tufted Duck1m     
  Buzzard1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Kestrel2      
  Cetti's Warbler1 singing, south bank    
  Blackcap1 SW scrub    
  Swallow12+      
  Otter1 SW corner    
 Rossall PointLeach's Petrel1 Sea watch 1115-​1230 prob same bird as BD flying slowly, seemed struggling in wind Dfw  
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill1      
  Wheatear2      
 Stanley ParkSwift3 over the bridges TS  
  House Martin1      
  Chiffchaff2 behind the boathouse    
  Great Black-​backed Gull1juv     
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull10 ads    
  Gadwall13      
  Mute Swan4juvs+ ads    
 Cleveleys North PromenadeLeach's Petrel1 1 at 12.55 during a seawatch from 11.15-​13.30 Barry Dyson  
 CockersandWheatear2     
 Starr GateShelduck4 south. Watch 0600-​1215. L.G.B. S.C. M.J. A.M.  
  Common Scoter200 south.    
  Leach's Petrel3 south.    
  Fulmar1 south.    
  Manx Shearwater3 south.    
  Cormorant17 south.    
  Golden Plover1 south.    
  Sandwich Tern26 south.    
  Common Tern1 south.    
  Arctic Skua1ad. pale morph.south.    
 Blackpool North ShoreLeach's Petrel1 S at 14.55 seawatch 14.15 -​ 15.45 DJM  
  Common Scoter28      
 BryningWood Sandpiper3 cartmell lane between saltcoats rd and railway bridge on small flood in meadow  andy myo gw  
 Bispham CliffsWheatear1   DJM  
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1adult female SD385499  
2nd September
 Pilling LaneGolden Plover7     
 Fluke HallLittle Egret4     
  Shelduck60      
 Ridge FarmCanada Goose60 flew east   
 Cocker's DykeSnipe2   Paul Ellis  
 FleetwoodPeregrine1   Paul Ellis  
 Pilling LaneRaven2 flew west along sea wall 0948 hrs Paul Ellis  
 Knott EndFulmar1 flew west very distantly high tide Paul Ellis  
  Guillemot2 one on sea floated west, one flew west distantly    
  Sandwich Tern2ad, juv     
 Blackpool CentralPeregrine1     
 Kincraig LakeTeal7     
  Great Crested Grebe3pr, imm     
 Marton MereTeal22   TS  
  Gadwall11      
  Shoveler3      
  Tufted Duck3      
  Snipe6 down to island pool    
  Buzzard3 over east fields/Gipsy Hole Wood    
  Sparrowhawk1m     
  Kestrel1f/juv     
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 SW scrub    
  Song Thrush1      
  Long-​tailed Tit10+      
  Goldfinch20+ island bushes    
  Swallow15+      
  Whitethroat1      
  Chiffchaff2      
 Stanley ParkSwift2 over the bridges TS  
  Gadwall10      
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull15ads13 athletics field    
  Sparrowhawk1 over west golf course    
  Pied Wagtail53 juvsnear model village car park    
 Knott EndSandwich Tern3   Barry Dyson  
 Pilling Lane EndsSwallow50+   Barry Dyson  
 LathwaiteCurlew Sandpiper1juv  Barry Dyson  
  Black-​tailed Godwit1      
  Ruff6      
  Dunlin5      
  Spotted Redshank2      
  Knot1juv     
  Lapwing4      
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Stoat1      
 Knott EndLittle Egret1     
 Blackpool South ShoreStarling150     
 Marton MereBuzzard1 east fields   
 Shard BridgeLittle Egret2     
 Mains HallCurlew50 fieldSD365402  
 Ream HillsSwift1 entrance   
  Buzzard1      
 Rossall PointManx Shearwater2 S 1120-​1220 fairly close. S end golf course Dfw  
 Starr GateShelduck4 south. Watch 0615-​1100. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Common Scoter390 south.    
  Red-​breasted Merganser7fem.north.    
  Leach's Petrel2 south.    
  Fulmar2 south.    
  Cormorant20 south.    
  Whimbrel1 south.    
  Kittiwake1ad.on the beach.    
  Sandwich Tern52 south.    
  Guillemot1 south.    
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1FemaleSame place as yesterday. 11 am showing well. Steve Swift  
  Cuckoo1 Just back from sea wall in the hedge    
  Wheatear5juvs     
  Buzzard1      
  Little Egret1      
 SaltcotesWood Sandpiper1 at 07,50 hrs before flying off east andy myo  
  Snipe30      
  Curlew6      
  Black-​tailed Godwit3      
  Lapwing100      
1st September
 Ridge FarmYellow Wagtail1 northern fieldSD385499CB, SD  
 Fluke HallSand Martin1     
  Little Egret3      
  Knot80      
 Pilling LaneRaven2 flew flew west along sea wall c. 1830 hrs Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
 Knott EndFulmar1 in from north and out to west high tide Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Arctic Skua1juvin from north and out to west high tide    
  Sandwich Tern5 west high tide    
  Dunlin280 falling tide    
  Sanderling60 falling tide    
  Knot160 falling tide    
  Ringed Plover3 falling tide    
  Grey Wagtail1 sea wall    
  Wheatear7 sea wall    
  Great Black-​backed Gull1 juvenile    
 Cocker's DykeCurlew Sandpiper1juvflew in from east with 3 Dunlin, landed briefly then flew west Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Curlew50      
  Shelduck300      
  Mediterranean Gull2ad w, 2nd s     
  Linnet10      
  Snipe1      
  Black-​tailed Godwit2      
 Ridge FarmCuckoo1juvon fence around old pheasant pen Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Kestrel1      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseKingfisher1 perched over dyke west of NW corner pond TS  
  House Martin16 over NW corner    
  Sparrowhawk1fover NW area    
  Pheasant31mpractice field    
  Cormorant1      
  Grey Heron2      
  Mute Swan4m, f + 2 juvs     
 Stanley ParkCormorant1   TS  
  Gadwall6      
 Marton MereCormorant2   TS  
  Gadwall12      
  Teal18      
  Tufted Duck2      
  Shoveler3+      
  Snipe1      
  Sparrowhawk1mflushed the Snipe, island pool    
  Kestrel1      
  Buzzard2 over east fields    
  Goldfinch12 island bushes    
  Linnet26 west over embankment    
  Cetti's Warbler1 singing, south bank    
 LathwaiteCurlew Sandpiper1JuvLathwaite flood North of Winmarleigh from bridle way. West of Hardhead SD470 494Mark Cookson  
  Spotted Redshank2Juv     
  Greenshank1 Heard only    
  Ruff20+      
  Knot2      
  Dunlin       
  Teal       
  Mallard       
  Black-​headed Gull       
  Common Tern1Juv     
  Snipe3      
  Black-​tailed Godwit       
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail       
  Lapwing       
 LathwaiteCurlew Sandpiper1juvFloodSD472495C Piner  
  Spotted Redshank22 juvsFloodSD472495   
  Ruff20+ FloodSD472495   
  Greenshank2 FloodSD472495   
  Knot1 FloodSD472495   
  Dunlin2 FloodSD472495   
  Snipe2 FloodSD472495   
  Black-​tailed Godwit7 FloodSD472495   
  Tealc100 FloodSD472495   
  Lapwing5+ FloodSD472495   
  Curlew3 FloodSD472495   
  unidentified Pied Wagtail or White Wagtail3 FloodSD472495   
 Little SingletonMediterranean Gull32 ad, 2CY    
  Kingfisher1      
  Whimbrel1      
  Common Gull1 white Darvic    
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1 Female 400 yards west of car park at 1.25pm Mark Cookson  
  Grey Ploverc150 All sightings were from just above car park on falling tide    
  Bar-​tailed Godwit1      
  Knot4      
  Dunlin       
  Redshank       
  Curlew       
  Black-​headed Gullc200      
 Warbreck HillPeregrine1   DJM  
 Pilling HallPink-​footed Goose1     
  Tufted Duck3      
 Pilling Lane EndsKittiwake1JuvBy car park at high tide   
 Fluke Hallunidentified Eastern Black-​eared Wheatear or Pied Wheatear1 Female on sea wall 400m west of car park from 1010 hrs  P Slade & P Ellis  
  Wheatear3 sea wall    
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