Sightings for June 2020

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  Location Species Count Age / Sex Notes Grid Ref Source  
4th June
 Marton MereTeal1m    
  Gadwall2m, f     
 Kincraig LakeTufted Duck1m    
  Great Crested Grebe2      
  Mute Swan52 ad, 3 yConfirmed breeding, small cygnets    
  Greylag Goose35      
  Canada Goose14      
 Blackpool North ShoreKittiwake29 single group north   
  Shelduck24 south    
 Blackpool North ShoreBlack Guillemot1 flew south at 09:05 Frank Bird  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Grebe1ad  TS  
  Mute Swan6m, f + 4 youngon the 4th different pool since hatching 6 days ago. Over 200m from this morning's pool, this evening!    
  Oystercatcher1      
  Kestrel1f     
  Reed Bunting1m     
  Collared Dove1 over west    
  Reed Warbler2 singing, same west side pool    
  Willow Warbler1 singing    
  Whitethroat1      
  Swift10+ over south end    
  House Martin10+ over south end    
 TrealesYellowhammer1MJunction between Blue Moor and Jacobs Lane  Ian Walker  
 Carr House Green CommonSwift5+     
 Blackpool North ShorePied Wagtail42m,f,jFamily opposite St Stephen's Ave + m at red bank road  DJM  
 Herons' ReachBlackcap8+   DJM  
  Chiffchaff5      
  Robin2      
  Rabbit2 Singles 1 near zoo car park 1 near de Veres car park.    
 Salisbury WoodlandRing-​necked Parakeet1   DJM  
  Wren2+ 2 Fledglings sseen    
  Coal Tit1 Singing    
3rd June
 Marton MereBarn Owl1     
  Grasshopper Warbler2m     
  Teal3m     
  Gadwall5      
  Common Tern1      
  Lesser Whitethroat1 Mere View    
  Barnacle Goose41      
 Marton MereLittle Owl1 barn Hawthorns TS  
  Buzzard1 over Gipsy Hole Wood    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Grebe1ad  TS  
  Mute Swan6m, f + 4 young     
  Oystercatcher1      
  Kestrel1fwith prey    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 over NW area    
  Reed Bunting1m     
  Whitethroat1      
  Willow Warbler1 singing    
  Chiffchaff2 singing    
  Blackcap3 singing    
  Swallow8      
  House Martin15+ over SW area    
  Swift8      
 Lytham JettyAvocet1   AA  
  Great Crested Grebe1      
  Eider7 62 on far bank    
  Common Tern3      
  Curlew4      
  Little Egret2      
  Grey Heron6      
 Marton MereBarnacle Goose10   J Wood  
  Shoveler2Male     
  Gadwall2 Pair    
  Teal2 Pair    
  Stock Dove2 East of Mere    
  Oystercatcher3 Flyover    
  Kestrel1 East of Mere    
  Cetti's Warbler       
  Chaffinch  In song    
  Greenfinch  In song    
  Song Thrush  In song    
 Stanley ParkGadwall2M&F  J Wood  
  Tufted Duck1Male     
  Great Crested Grebe1      
  Grey Heron1Imm.     
  Ring-​necked Parakeet3      
  Blackcap1 In song    
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Sand Martin       
  House Martin       
 Newton MarshAvocet32ad 1juvLast night's rain had negligible impact Neil Fox  
  Greylag Goose2      
  Redshank       
  Canada Goose       
  Shelduck       
 Stanley ParkGoldcrest2 singing Lodge Lane Paul Ellis  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Nuthatch1      
  Swift7      
  Shoveler1m     
  Mute Swan48      
  Ring-​necked Parakeet1 plus heard    
  Moorhen ad, juvad and juv    
  Mallard add & 10 small juvs     
2nd June
 Little SingletonReed Warbler1 singing by ditch to south of Pool Foot lane Ron Rhodes  
 Marton MereSparrowhawk1 East Fields   
  Kestrel1 East Fields    
  Barnacle Goose6 Over into East Fields    
  Gadwall4      
  Starlingc3000 in to roost    
 Marton MereSwift20+ over mere/east fields TS  
  House Martin20+ over east fields    
  Reed Warbler2 singing, main dyke    
  Buzzard1      
  Stock Dove5 barn roof    
  Red-​legged Partridge1 east fields    
  Teal32m     
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Grebe1ad  TS  
  Mute Swan6m, f + 4 young     
  Oystercatcher2      
  Buzzard1      
  Reed Bunting1m     
  Reed Warbler2 singing    
  Willow Warbler1 singing    
  Whitethroat2 singing    
  Blackcap6 singing    
  Mistle Thrush1      
 Blackpool North ShoreKittiwake42 9 north, 1 + 15 + 17 south   
  Razorbill2      
  Common Tern1      
  Sandwich Tern7      
  Gannet10      
  Swift1 north    
  Shelduck20 13 + 4 + 1 south, 2 north    
  Common Scoter28      
  Knotc1700 south    
  Black-​headed Gull21      
  Common Gull2      
  Guillemot7      
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill3      
  Cormorant5      
  Canada Goose15 presumed distantly south    
 Marton MereWhitethroat2 North pasture NJL  
  Grasshopper Warbler1 North pasture     
  Goldfinch2 North scrub     
  Greenfinch1mNorth scrub     
  Oystercatcher2 Scrape     
  Lapwing3 Scrape     
  Gadwall2m/fScrape     
  Canada Goose4 Scrape     
  Cormorant2 Scrape     
  Grey Heron1 Scrape     
  Common Blue Damselfly10+      
  Broad-​bodied Chaser2      
  Red Admiral1      
  Small Tortoiseshell2      
  Small Skipper1      
  Peacock butterfly2      
  Small White2      
  Buzzard2 Over north scrub     
  House Martin4+      
  Reed Bunting32mCauseway     
 Conder GreenAvocet9   AJH  
  Common Tern6      
  Oystercatcher6 with 3 chicks    
  Redshank1      
  House Martin2      
 BisphamCoal Tit2 Bushes in middle of Sainsbury's car park DJM  
  Swift1+ Low around the houses along Warbreck Drive    
 BisphamSparrowhawk1 Hunting over Gala field  JB  
  Swift6 roof level 9am Kelvin Rd    
 Little TonguesGreylag Goose78   JM  
  Reed Warbler4 Singing well    
  Grey Heron2 Flying    
  Goldfinch2      
  Swallow5      
  Tree Sparrow1      
  Blackbird13      
  Skylark1      
  Meadow Pipit5      
  Whitethroat1      
  new species2 in fields opp hy-​fly    
1st June
 Knott EndBlyth's Reed Warbler1 singing in scrub north of Grasmere Road roundaboutSD360486Chris Batty  
 Lawson WetlandWhitethroat2   NJL  
  Blackcap1f     
  Great Tit2      
  Dunnock2      
  Swallow10+      
  Emperor Dragonfly1 My first this year    
  Ring-​necked Parakeet2 Over from allotments    
 Knott EndLesser Whitethroat1 scrub north of Pilling Lane / Grasmere Road junction Paul Ellis  
  Whitethroat9 inc 7 singing and some carrying food, scrub north of Pilling Lane / Grasmere Road junction    
  Blackcap2 singing scrub north of Pilling Lane / Grasmere Road junction    
  Coal Tit1 scrub north of Pilling Lane / Grasmere Road junction    
  Song Thrush2 singing scrub north of Pilling Lane / Grasmere Road junction    
  Sparrowhawk1female     
 Marton MereCommon Tern1     
  Barn Owl1      
  Grasshopper Warbler2m     
  Starling3000+      
  Gadwall3      
  Shoveler2      
  Tufted Duck1      
  Sparrowhawk3 large female south, two poss juvs together    
  Barnacle Goose3      
 Fleetwood Marsh Nature ParkGreat Crested Grebe42ads, 2juvs  Barry Dyson  
  Shoveler32m, 1f     
  Swift2 In chase flight    
  Raven1 Over, low    
  Painted Lady1 My first of the year    
 Marton MereSkylark3 low over 2nd. field east, then 1 ascending high, singing TS  
  Linnet1 over east fields    
  Stock Dove2 SE over east fields & Gipsy Hole wood    
  Buzzard1 dyke pylon    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseCetti's Warbler1 singing TS  
  Reed Warbler4 singing    
  Blackcap7 singing    
  Whitethroat1 singing    
  Chiffchaff1 singing    
  Swift5      
  Swallow2      
  Reed Bunting2m, f     
  Mistle Thrush1      
  Kestrel1f     
  Oystercatcher1      
  Tufted Duck32m     
  Mute Swan6m, f + 4 young     
  Little Grebe1ad     
 Blackpool North ShoreArctic Tern23 north one group   
  Canada Goose36 north one group    
  Gannet16      
  Common Scoter8      
  Black-​headed Gull8      
  Shelduck11 south    
  Sandwich Tern6      
  Cormorant7      
  Manx Shearwater3      
  Guillemot2      
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill3      
  Common Tern1 south    
  Eider1mnorth    
  Sanderling2      
 Newton MarshAvocet21 and, 1 juv  John Lees  
  Redshank2      
  Little Egret1      
  Little Ringed Plover2      
  Lapwing2      
  Shelduck4      
 Carr House Green CommonBarn Owl1 hunting early morning MEv  
  Willow Warbler87+ males7 singing    
  Chiffchaff55 malesall singing    
  Sedge Warbler119+ males9 singing    
  Grasshopper Warbler1malesinging intermittently till 10.15 at least    
  Blackcap55 malesall singing    
  Lesser Whitethroat21+ maleone singing    
  Whitethroat75+ males5 singing    
  Bullfinch2m, f      
  Reed Bunting86+ males3 singing     
 Marton MereLittle Ringed Plover1 island pool TS  
  Bullfinch1mlow east over north end of NE field    
  Little Owl1 barn Hawthorns    
  Kestrel2fflying together over east field. Month too early for a Juv.    
  Teal32m     
  Weasel2 on path west of Mere View    
Fylde Bird Club