Sightings for January 2021

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  Location Species Count Age / Sex Notes Grid Ref Source  
24th January
 Warbreck HillPeregrine1   DJM  
 WartonTawny Owl1 0630hrs calling Grasshopper Drive  Michelle Walker  
23rd January
 Blackpool Central PierStarling5000+   DJM  
 Blackpool North PierStarling5000+   DJM  
 WeshamGoldcrest1 first ever garden sighting Lee h  
 Little SingletonGoldeneye53 ad m, 2CY M, f    
  Pink-​footed Goosec3000      
  Wigeonc300 Towards Out Rawcliffe, flushed    
  Roe Deer3      
 Myerscough QuarryGadwall84m, 4f    
  Goosander3m, 2f     
  Tufted Duck16      
  Lesser Redpoll1 redpoll sp left south    
 Cocker's DykeGolden Plover800 outflow at dusk Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
 Preesall FlashesSnipe1     
  Fieldfare10      
  Buzzard1      
  Mistle Thrush2      
 Arm HillBlack-​tailed Godwit810 plus (some out of sight below bank) low tide Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
 FleetwoodPeregrine1     
 Pilling LaneBarn Owl1 between Beach Road and Cocker's Dyke dusk Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Linnet27 saltmarsh off Beach Road    
  Pink-​footed Goose200 plus on pastureSD367489   
  Stonechat1maleTongues Lane    
 CarletonBlackcap1femalecoming to garden feeder F Scragg  
 Marton MereTreecreeper1 Bridle path trees just east of NW marsh. Last entry for a while, Mr. computer repair man will be fixing a security breach and attempted fraud. They failed. TS  
 BisphamPeregrine1 Pylon by Fylde Arboretum Chris Raby  
22nd January
 Ridge FarmPink-​footed Goose310 on arable inside high fenced fieldSD381497Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Linnet20      
 Cocker's DykeRedshank270 at outflow at dusk Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Pink-​footed Goose1550 on beach by 1700 hrs    
 Pilling LaneBlack-​tailed Godwit200 flew east over Beach Road 1550 hrs Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Coal Tit2 Beach Road    
  Tree Sparrow2 Beach Road    
  Sparrowhawk1maleBeach Road    
 HambletonBuzzard1     
  Kestrel1      
 Marton MereBullfinch2m, fnorth side   
  Redwing3 plus in bushes    
  Cetti's Warbler2 one below dam by footpath, one singing N of island    
  Wigeon35      
  Coal Tit2      
  Fieldfare15 east fields    
  Tree Sparrow2 Mere View    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseGreat Spotted Woodpecker1 trees east side bridleway   
 Staining NookWoodcock1     
  Bullfinch2 calling    
  Song Thrush1 singing    
  Reed Bunting1      
  Long-​tailed Tit6 plus    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
 Lytham MossRussian White-​fronted Goose11st wwith pinksSD352321Frank Bird  
  Pink-​footed Goose1200  SD352321   
 Warton BankGreat White Egret1   DS  
  Marsh Harrier1F     
  Peregrine1      
  Merlin1      
  Buzzard1      
  Stonechat2M/FKissing gate fence .    
  Starling1000+      
 Marton MereLittle Grebe1     
  Goldeneye2ad m, 2CY m     
  Grey Wagtail1+      
  Greylag Goose50+      
  hybrid Atlantic Canada Goose x Greylag Goose2      
 Cuddy HillKestrel1     
 HollowforthNuthatch1     
  Grey Wagtail2      
 Danson HillGrey Wagtail1     
  Pied Wagtail12+      
  Goldcrest2 with Long-​tailed tit flock     
  Long-​tailed Tit1+      
 The HeadsStonechat1F  AC  
  Reed Bunting1M     
21st January
 Thurnham HallBuzzard2     
 Rossall SchoolLittle Gull1 first winter F.Roe  
 Conder GreenGoosander9 pool   
  Goldeneye1fempool    
  Little Grebe6 1 pool, 5 creek    
  Snipe4 pool    
 Jeremy LaneWhooper Swan130107 adults, 23 juvspasture to west of Jeremy Lane. No model aircraft flying or other disturbance.SD447550  
  Whooper Swan14adultspasture to east of Jeremy Lane. No model aircraft flying or other disturbance.SD452554   
  Bewick's Swan6adultspasture to west of Jeremy Lane. No model aircraft flying or other disturbance.SD447550   
  Buzzard1      
 Lytham MossPink-​footed Goose1000+ Field by roundabout at the end of School Rd John S  
  Lapwing400+ Mobile    
  Buzzard1      
  Kestrel1      
  Black-​tailed Godwit150 Fieldby Cyprus Point    
 CockersandWhooper Swan21adultspasture SD434542  
  Whooper Swan105102 adults, 3 juvspasture just north of Cockerham Sands caravan parkSD434533   
  Sparrowhawk1female     
 ThurnhamWhooper Swan11199 adult, 12 juvspastureSD457541  
  Whooper Swan63 ad, 3 juvpastureSD452541   
 Head Dyke LaneWhooper Swan4adultspastureSD398475  
 Green Dick's LaneBarn Owl1 at dusk south of Muffy's Platt harassed by Buzzard Paul Ellis  
  Whooper Swan21 ad, 1 juvarableSD386477   
 Pilling LaneSparrowhawk1mgarden Beach Road Paul Ellis  
  House Sparrow15 plus garden Beach Road    
  Tree Sparrow2 garden Beach Road    
  Coal Tit2 garden Beach Road    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseStock Dove2 Over west side TS  
 Haslam ParkGreat Spotted Woodpecker1fOn allotment feeder first time seen female this winter. martin jump.  
  Long-​tailed Tit4      
  Blue Tit6 Min    
  Great Tit5      
  Coal Tit2      
  Goldfinch3      
  Chaffinch2f     
  Greenfinch4      
  Robin4      
  Dunnock5      
  Blackbird4      
  Woodpigeon3      
  Stock Dove1 All above at allotment feeding station.    
  Goosander2m fOn canal near bridge 14.    
 Thornton ICI ReservoirJack Snipe1 On marsh to L of pipeline   
  Snipe30+      
  Meadow Pipit3      
 Poulton-le-FyldeKestrel1FemaleIn my garden Hardhorn Rd all morning  RJS  
 Marton MereStock Dove4   M Mcg  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1Male     
  Chaffinch18      
  Greenfinch4      
  Coal Tit4+      
  Dunnock6      
  Long-​tailed Tit12      
  Great Tit10      
  Blue Tit6      
  Magpie8      
  Wigeon132      
  Goldeneye43m 1fm     
  Bittern1 From Pauline bench    
20th January
 Knott EndReed Bunting5     
  Scandinavian Herring Gull1adult     
  Herring Gull200      
 Ingol Village Golf CourseBlackcap1fin garden frequently on sun flower seed feeders and fallen apples Dave Gove  
  Long-​tailed Tit11 fat slabs sheraton park ,     
  Bullfinch2m ,f on feeders Sheraton park Ingol    
 Wesham MarshBarn Owl1   Lee h  
  Great Black-​backed Gull1      
  Reed Bunting16+      
  Chaffinch4      
 Knott EndPink-​footed Goose600 Roost at dusk off Esplanade  DB  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseTreecreeper2 Together near west side of crossing path TS  
  Song Thrush1 Singing, west side    
  Oystercatcher1 Central east pool bank    
  Mute Swan4ads     
  Grey Heron1      
  Cormorant3 Over west    
 Marton MereSparrowhawk1fLow over north side TS  
  Kestrel1 Barn ledge    
  Stock Dove2      
  Common Gull5ads     
  Gadwall2m, f     
  Wigeon90+      
 Stanley ParkLittle Grebe1   TS  
  Gadwall71      
  Tufted Duck85      
  Shoveler12      
  Cormorant10 At 13.30    
  Oystercatcher7 West golf course    
 Salisbury WoodlandSong Thrush1   TS  
 Danson HillGrey Wagtail1     
  Long-​tailed Tit6      
 CatforthMistle Thrush1     
 Marton MereBittern1 11.00: short flight from island to reedbed west of Heron Hide NJL TF  
  Wigeon60+      
  Teal40+      
  Coot30+      
  Mallard20+      
  Shoveler6      
  Pintail65m     
  Moorhen2      
  Goldeneye3m     
  Cormorant3      
  Mute Swan4      
  Cetti's Warbler2 FBC hide    
  Snipe1 Over island    
  Blue Tit3+ Woodland Watch     
  Coal Tit2 Woodland Watch     
  Dunnock1 Woodland Watch     
  Wren1 Woodland Watch     
  Robin3 Woodland Watch     
  Chaffinch53fWoodland Watch     
  Pheasant65fWoodland Watch     
  Long-​tailed Tit7+ Woodland Watch     
  Great Tit3 Woodland Watch     
  Grey Squirrel7 Woodland Watch     
  Blackbird1mPumping station     
 Poulton-le-FyldeBlackcap1MaleIn my garden Hardhorn Road  RJS  
 Warbreck HillSong Thrush2mtwo males singing within 100 yards of each other across Regency Gardens green DJM  
  Wren1 Garden -​ irregular visitor now    
19th January
 Poulton-le-FyldeBlackcap1MaleIn my garden Hardhorn Road  RJS  
 Blackpool North ShoreLesser Black-​backed Gull1ad  DJM  
  Great Black-​backed Gull5      
  Sanderling3      
  Turnstonec20      
  Redshankc30      
  Curlew1 N    
 Poulton-le-FyldeShelduck15 Little tongs land Poulton JM  
18th January
 FleetwoodBlackcap1maleIn garden Ullswater Avenue KG  
 Lytham QuaysWigeon55+   NJL  
  Pintail74m     
  Teal10      
  Curlew3      
  Kestrel1 Over    
 Cocker's DykeMediterranean Gull1ad w  Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Golden Plover555 dusk    
  Shelduck330 dusk     
  Song Thrush2      
 Pilling LaneGrey Plover170 off Beach Road falling tide Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Dunlin1280 off Beach Road falling tide    
  Bar-​tailed Godwit350 off Beach Road falling tide    
  Lapwing320 off Beach Road falling tide    
  Buzzard1      
  Barn Owl1 hunting east of Beach Road late afternoon    
 Poulton-le-FyldeGreenfinch2M+Fcarr head lane garden, first this winter Ron Rhodes  
  Song Thrush1 daily visitor    
  Tree Sparrow3 daily visitor    
  Little Egret1 almost daily in stream by side of garden last 3w    
 Kincraig LakeTeal15+     
  Cormorant1      
  Coal Tit1      
 Carr House Green CommonRaven1 over south calling MEv  
  Willow Tit1 feeders    
  Treecreeper1      
  Stonechat2m, f     
  Bullfinch42m, 2ffeeders    
 Ingol Village Golf CourseGreenfinch10 largest number ever on feeders sheraton park garden Dave Gove  
  Bullfinch3 sun flower seed feeders    
  Robin3      
  Blackbird5      
 Church ScarOystercatcher60+   NJL  
  Redshank40+      
  Shelduck3      
  Curlew2      
  Turnstone18      
  Little Egret1      
  Pink-​footed Goose120+ 2 skeins flying south    
 Marton MerePintail98m, f  TS  
  Goldeneye32 ad.m, 2nd.w.m.     
  Wigeon100+      
  Shoveler14      
  Gadwall2m, f     
  Bullfinch2m, fNE field north hedge    
  Goldfinch3      
  Sparrowhawk1mFlew low west and perched in Willow near inflow    
  Kestrel1f     
  Stock Dove4      
  Common Gull5ads     
  Water Rail2 Called    
  Cetti's Warbler2 Singing    
  Reed Bunting1      
  Greylag Goose29      
  Canada Goose8      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseSong Thrush1 Singing, west side TS  
  Mallard2m, f     
  Mute Swan4ads     
  Grey Heron1ad     
  Cormorant3 2 over west    
  Common Gull1adPractice field    
  Kestrel1mNW end    
 Stanley ParkCormorant21 By 14.15 TS  
 BrockTeal12   Dave Ousey  
  Mallard124      
  Pheasant1      
  Grey Heron1      
  Moorhen1      
  Lapwing85      
  Black-​headed Gull75      
  Common Gull9      
  Woodpigeon20      
  Collared Dove8      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Magpie11      
  Jay2      
  Jackdaw65      
  Rook4      
  Carrion Crow8      
  Blue Tit5      
  Great Tit2      
  Long-​tailed Tit16      
  Nuthatch1      
  Treecreeper1      
  Starling125      
  Blackbird18      
  Mistle Thrush1      
  Robin9      
  Dunnock4      
  House Sparrow23      
  Chaffinch2      
  Goldfinch17      
 Haslam ParkRobin5 On allotment lots of chasing martin jump.  
  Ring-​necked Parakeet6 On allotment feeders and in park.    
  Goosander1mFishing on canal bridge 14 caught roach.    
 Warbreck HillHouse Sparrow1m1st of the year in garden. Very rare during the winter here DJM  
 Preston DockGoosander1m  Steve Swift  
  Cormorant1      
 Avenham ParkGoosander64m 2f  Steve Swift  
 BroadgateGoosander53m 2f  Steve Swift  
  Teal17      
  Wigeon10      
  Redshank1      
 Height o' th' HillStock Dove27 On stubble  AC  
 Blackpool South ShoreBlackcap1 First sighting in my gardenSD312332Joe Makepeace  
  Goldfinch12  SD312332   
  Blue Tit3  SD312332   
  Great Tit2  SD312332   
  Chaffinch1F SD312332   
  Collared Dove2  SD312332   
  Dunnock2  SD312332   
  Robin1  SD312332   
  Starling9  SD312332   
  Magpie3  SD312332   
  Feral Pigeon6  SD312332   
  Wren1  SD312332   
  Coal Tit1  SD312332   
  Blackbird21m 1f SD312332   
  Jackdaw3  SD312332   
  House Sparrow5  SD312332   
17th January
 Pilling LaneBarn Owl1 hunting east of Beach Road late afternoon Kinta Beaver  
 Warbreck HillPeregrine1   DJM  
  Sparrowhawk1 N towards Rock Gardens    
  Long-​tailed Tit2+ Heard in garden -​ 1st of year here    
 GalgateCommon Gull60 flew west   
 Sand VillaStock Dove3     
 WrampoolMute Swan1     
 Ellel GrangeJackdaw200 A6   
 Head Dyke LaneBarn Owl1  SD388473  
  Buzzard1      
  Whooper Swan45  SD399475   
 Smallwood HeyBarn Owl1  SD393482  
  Kestrel1  SD391480   
 Pilling Lane EndsBarn Owl1     
  Little Egret1      
  Pink-​footed Goose1200 flew north    
 BraidesCurlew80     
 Preesall Moss SidePeregrine1     
 Lytham CrematoriumKingfisher1     
  Mallardc110      
 Fairhaven LakeTufted Duck66 no sign of reported Scaup   
  Goldcrest1 pumping station bushes    
  Feral Pigeonc130      
 MythopMallard62 Main Dyke flood   
  Teal25      
  Buzzard1      
 Little SingletonGoosander1f    
  Pink-​footed Goosec1000 Disturbed by shooting    
 Cockerham SandsBewick's Swan2   Dave Ousey  
  Whooper Swan45      
  Mute Swan25      
  Pink-​footed Goose80      
  Wigeon12      
  Teal8      
  Mallard20      
  Eider6      
  Red-​legged Partridge4      
  Pheasant2      
  Little Egret2      
  Grey Heron1      
  Kestrel1      
  Oystercatcher20      
  Lapwing102      
  Curlew22      
  Black-​tailed Godwit3      
  Turnstone30      
  Knot25      
  Golden Plover70      
  Grey Plover3      
  Dunlin12      
  Redshank15      
  Fieldfare20      
  Redwing15      
 Ribble LinkGoosander2M & F  Stu & Lauren Milne  
  Cormorant1      
  Bullfinch2+      
 PreesallMistle Thrush7 on field at Curwen's Hill Paul Ellis  
  Fieldfare6 on field at Curwen's Hill    
  Redwing5 on field at Curwen's Hill    
 Marton MereStock Dove1 Woodland Watch Ellen Pemberton  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Buzzard1      
  Wigeon100+      
  Pintail4      
  Shoveler10+      
  Teal25+      
  Goldeneye3      
  Lapwing50+ east field    
 Coat Walls FarmPink-​footed Goose550 between here and Curwen's Hill over several fieldsSD357473  
  Kestrel1m     
 Arm HillOystercatcher1025   Paul Ellis / WeBS  
  Black-​tailed Godwit420      
  Knot21      
  Dunlin195      
  Turnstone2      
  Redshank22      
  Lapwing330      
  Wigeon8      
  Teal297      
  Pink-​footed Goose1      
  Cormorant1      
  Black-​headed Gull3      
  Great Black-​backed Gull1      
  Reed Bunting1      
  Goldcrest1      
 Fleetwood MarshWigeon150 later moved to Barnaby's Sands t high tide Paul Ellis / WeBS  
  Teal350 later moved to Barnaby's Sands t high tide    
  Mallard12      
  Redshank121 later moved to Barnaby's Sands t high tide    
  Curlew5      
  Herring Gull7      
  Black-​headed Gull28      
 Barnaby's SandsLittle Egret2   Paul Ellis / WeBS  
  Cormorant2      
  Eider2males     
  Pink-​footed Goose3      
  Shelduck12      
  Pintail2      
  Dunlin19      
  Lapwing65      
  Redshank40      
  Snipe1      
  Curlew22      
  Herring Gull4      
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Kestrel1      
  Buzzard2      
  Rock Pipit1      
 Agglebys PitPink-​footed Goose500 plus on pastureSD359462Paul Ellis / WeBS  
  Shelduck5      
  Mallard5      
  Wigeon4      
  Moorhen2      
  Grey Heron1      
  Curlew37      
  Buzzard1      
  Stock Dove4      
  Black-​headed Gull35      
  Common Gull6      
 The HeadsCurlew30   Paul Ellis / WeBS  
  Snipe1      
 Wardley's CreekGreenshank3   Paul Ellis / WeBS  
  Redshank130      
  Turnstone11      
  Dunlin175      
  Ringed Plover8      
  Oystercatcher55      
  Lapwing730      
  Curlew29      
  Little Egret2      
  Black-​tailed Godwit3      
  Teal7      
  Wigeon107      
  Mallard32      
  Shelduck4      
  Pink-​footed Goose65 pasture west sideSD360426   
  Greylag Goose55 pasture west sideSD360426   
  Cormorant7      
  Yellow-​legged Gull1adult     
  Herring Gull4      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull6      
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Black-​headed Gull27      
  Common Gull6      
  Rock Pipit4      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseKingfisher1 Low over west side pool TS  
  Goldcrest1 SW bridle path next to Village car park    
  Song Thrush1 Singing, west side    
  Mallard2m     
  Mute Swan4ads     
  Grey Heron1ad     
  Cormorant4  1 pool, 3 over    
 Marton MereWigeon225+   TS  
  Pintail2+m     
  Goldeneye32 ad.m, 2nd.w.m.      
  Little Egret1 East field flood    
  Kestrel1fBarn area    
  Buzzard1 East field Hawthorn    
  Song Thrush1 Singing, east caravan park    
  Fieldfare7 NE area    
  Redwing2 NE area    
  Lapwing3 East field    
  Rook12 East field    
  Stonechat2m, fEast marsh    
  Great Black-​backed Gull32 ads, 1st.w.East field flood    
  Stock Dove4      
  Goldcrest1 NE field hedges    
  Greylag Goose13      
 Stanley ParkGadwall92   TS  
  Tufted Duck70      
  Shoveler29      
  Little Grebe1      
  Redwing3 Near waste compound    
  Mistle Thrush3 West golf course    
  Oystercatcher1 West golf course    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 Drumming    
  Ring-​necked Parakeet1+      
  Nuthatch1      
 Fairhaven BeachDunlin3400   Ian Walker WeBS  
  Curlew36      
  Bar-​tailed Godwit56      
  Ringed Plover12      
  Grey Plover26      
  Sanderling150      
  Oystercatcher1400      
  Grey Heron1      
 Lytham QuaysTeal500   Ian Walker WeBS  
  Pink-​footed Goose200      
  Mute Swan4      
  Whooper Swan1      
  Great White Egret1      
  Peregrine1      
 Haslam ParkMoorhen23 Duck pond count. martin jump.  
 Ingol Village Golf CourseBullfinch2m and F sheraton park GARDEN feeders Dave Gove  
  Greenfinch4 on feeders in garden     
  Nuthatch2 on feeders    
  Chaffinch2M and Fon feeders    
  Siskin1Fon feeder 12.30 first in 4 years     
  Blackbird8 on fallen apples     
  Goldfinch15 in plum tree waiting for feeders    
 Knott EndTwite48 Ferry slip   
  Turnstone12      
  Teal40 Nr sewage works    
  Lapwing70 Golf course     
  Pink-​footed Goose450 Nr Hackensack Hall    
  Little Egret3 Esplanade     
  Kestrel1      
 Ramper PotCurlew166   Paul Slade/webs  
  Black-​tailed Godwit125      
  Herring Gull3      
  Redshank5      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull1      
  Black-​headed Gull5      
 Skippool CreekChiffchaff1 on marsh Paul Slade/webs  
  Curlew112      
  Lapwing1570      
  Redshank167      
  Black-​tailed Godwit4      
  Mallard16      
  Golden Plover243      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull11      
  Herring Gull78      
  Common Gull12      
  Black-​headed Gull78      
  Buzzard1      
  Cormorant1      
 Shard BridgeGoldeneye2males  Paul Slade/webs  
  Mallard37      
  Redshank8      
  Shelduck11      
  Curlew3      
  Black-​headed Gull5      
  Lapwing1      
  Common Gull1      
  Cormorant1      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull2      
  Teal6      
 Singleton ParkJay1   Paul Slade  
16th January
 Coat Walls FarmShelduck20     
  Pink-​footed Goose250  SD355472   
 Knott EndChiffchaff1  SD352484  
  Reed Bunting5      
  Tree Sparrow1 south end of Hackensall Road    
 Hackensall HallJay1     
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Black-​tailed Godwit320 fieldsSD351472   
  Redshank50 fields    
  Oystercatcher40 fields    
 Preesall Sewage WorksGoldcrest1     
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Pied Wagtail4      
  Red-​legged Partridge4      
 Thornton Marsh FarmShoveler6     
  Teal21      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLong-​tailed Tit8 South end TS  
  Song Thrush2 1 singing    
  Collared Dove1 West    
  Mute Swan5ads3 over NE    
  Grey Heron1ad     
  Cormorant3 Over    
 Marton MerePintail5m  TS  
  Goldeneye2ad.m, 2nd.w.m.     
  Tufted Duck2m, f     
  Wigeon104+4(2m)100+ flew in from the east, then circled over the mere, 15.20-​30+    
  Mute Swan91 1st.w.     
  Cormorant3 2 over west    
  Mistle Thrush1 East field    
  Fieldfare17 East field    
  Redwing1 NE corner    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1fNW corner    
  Buzzard1 North side    
  Kestrel1f     
  Stock Dove4      
 Lytham MossRedshank130 Flooded field next to Jubilee Way John S  
  Oystercatcher200+ On flooded fields    
  Kestrel1 On wire behind Easterleigh    
  Buzzard1 Behind Easterleighon fence post    
  Black-​tailed Godwit16 Field next to Cyprus point    
  Lapwing300+ Field next to Cyprus Point    
  Curlew50+ Field opposite Radar station    
 Burglar's AlleyGoldcrest2     
  Water Rail1 reedbed inside chemical works fence    
 Thornton ICI ReservoirTufted Duck53m, 2f    
  Goldeneye1f     
  Pintail3 on sea with Wigeon    
 CottamBuzzard1 Uclan sports ctr carrying what appeared to be nesting material  Stu Milne  
  Goosander1FOn canal     
  Long-​tailed Tit8+      
  Bullfinch6      
  Goldfinch23      
  Greenfinch1M     
  Jay3      
 The HeadsStonechat1F  AC  
 Preston DockCormorant17   martin jump.  
  Teal35+ In three groups    
  Pied Wagtail1      
  Kingfisher1 On washing line between the two basins.    
 Fleetwood Farmhybrid Saker x Peregrine1juvBird at large for several months   
 Newton MarshBlack-​tailed Godwit2300 3 Colour ringed birds, one ringed in South Iceland 11.06.17 plus birds from ringing projects in Montrose and KentSD454291Ian Walker  
  Ruff11  SD454291   
  Lapwing1800      
  Golden Plover300      
  Dunlin250      
  Redshank3      
 Poulton-le-FyldeBlackcap1MaleGarden Hardhorn Road RJS  
15th January
 BisphamGreenfinch9 Garden feeders Chris Raby  
 BisphamGreenfinch9 Garden feeders Chris Raby  
 BisphamGreenfinch9 Garden feeders Chris Raby  
 Warton BankRussian White-​fronted Goose11st winterwith I.W. DS  
  Barnacle Goose1      
  Pink-​footed Goose1500      
  Peregrine1F     
  Merlin1      
  Whooper Swan6      
  Great White Egret1      
  Linnet60+      
 CleveleysMediterranean Gull1adultJubilee GardensSD313435Dan Haywood  
 CatforthReed Bunting1female    
  Kestrel1      
 HollowforthKingfisher2 along Lancaster canal   
  Jay1      
  Reed Bunting1male     
 ElswickLittle Egret1 Field next to garden Pauline Clark  
  Grey Wagtail1 Daily visitor to garden    
  Pied Wagtail1 Daily visitor to garden    
  Long-​tailed Tit6 Garden    
  Greenfinch4 Garden    
  Chaffinch6 Garden    
  Coal Tit2 Garden    
  Wren1 Garden    
  Goldfinch8 Garden    
  Blue Tit2 Garden    
  Great Tit2 Garden    
  Dunnock1 Garden     
  Blackbird8 Garden    
  Starling700+ Field next to garden    
  Robin1 Garden    
  Collared Dove4 Garden    
  Woodpigeon32 Adult 1 JuvenileGarden    
  Feral Pigeon3 Garden    
  Herring Gull32 Field next to garden    
  Black-​headed Gull50+ Field next to garden    
 Cocker's DykePink-​footed Goose2850 plus, left beach roost early am Paul Ellis  
  Shelduck300 early am    
  Greenshank1 high tide    
  Dunlin1000 riing tide    
  Snipe13 high tide (didn't cover marsh)    
  Golden Plover460 dusk    
  Black-​tailed Godwit95 dusk    
  Barn Owl1 hunting fields to east at dusk    
  Kestrel1      
  Mediterranean Gull1ad whigh tide    
 Pilling LaneOystercatcher95 feeding in pasture by sea wallSD367491Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Curlew810 on beach early am    
  Tree Sparrow3 garden Beach Road    
  Greenfinch12 garden Beach Road    
  Goldfinch30 garden Beach Road, pre-​roost gathering    
  Coal Tit1 garden Beach Road    
  Pink-​footed Goose735 on pasture, 3 fields west of Cocker's DykeSD373494   
  Greylag Goose1 with pinkfeet on pasture, 3 fields west of Cocker's DykeSD373494   
 Knott EndSanderling250 falling tide Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Turnstone44 ferry slip eating the seed    
  Rock Pipit1 flying along sea wall    
  Reed Bunting3 sea wall bushes by Willow Close    
  Ringed Plover26 falling tide off Esplanade    
  Twite5 flew over Esplanade heading west    
 Marton MerePintail76m, f  TS  
  Goldeneye2ad.m, 2nd.w.m.     
  Mute Swan71 1st.w.     
  Peregrine1fPerched on the ground, SE field    
  Buzzard1 Low over SE field    
  Kestrel1 East field wire    
  Mistle Thrush2 East field    
  Fieldfare19 East field    
  Lapwing8 Over east field    
  Stonechat1mBriefly on east marsh fence post    
  Stock Dove5 Barn roof    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing, embankment reeds    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseRedwing1 SE corner TS  
  Buzzard1 Over SE corner    
  Jackdaw12 Over south    
  Collared Dove1 Over west    
  Mallard64m     
  Mute Swan2ads     
 Stanley ParkGadwall70+   TS  
  Tufted Duck56      
  Shoveler2m     
  Little Grebe1      
  Cormorant9 At 14.00    
  Grey Heron1      
  Coot30      
  Moorhen19      
  Oystercatcher19 West golf course    
  Common Gull31 1st.w.West golf course    
  Jackdaw12 West golf course    
  Mistle Thrush3 West golf course    
  Nuthatch1      
  Coal Tit1      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
 Salisbury WoodlandLittle Egret1 Pillbox pond TS  
  Redwing2+ West end    
  Song Thrush2 West end    
 Fleetwood Marsh Nature ParkShoveler7     
 Fleetwood Marine LakesGoldeneye42m, 2f    
  Tufted Duck10      
  Teal1f     
 Warton MarshRussian White-​fronted Goose1  SD402273Ian Walker  
  Barnacle Goose1  SD402273   
  Pink-​footed Goose2100  SD402273   
  Great White Egret1      
 FleetwoodGoldfinch22 In garden Ullswater Avenue KG  
  Greenfinch16      
  Reed Bunting1female     
  Coal Tit1      
  House Sparrow1male     
  Sparrowhawk1 Flew through garden    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 Flew through garden    
 Hackensall HallPink-​footed Goose250 maize stubbleSD348477  
  Nuthatch3      
  Song Thrush1      
 Knott EndTurnstone41     
  Sanderling90      
  Twite35 saltmarsh    
  Reed Bunting5      
 Haslam ParkGreat Spotted Woodpecker1mDrumming first of year 08-​30 am. martin jump.  
 Knott EndRinged Plover14 Off ferry slip  DB  
  Turnstone45      
  Sanderling62      
  Twite18      
  Oystercatcher600      
  Knot49      
  Curlew1      
 Wesham MarshYellowhammer4   Lee h  
  Kestrel1      
 Knott EndChiffchaff1 In my garden, a very yellow looking bird, Mega.  AC  
 Poulton-le-FyldeGreat Spotted Woodpecker1MaleSandy lane JM  
 Poulton-le-FyldeBlackcap1MaleIn garden Hardhorn Road.  RJS  
14th January
 HollowforthBullfinch3  SD496365  
 Danson HillShoveler1maleflooded fields   
  Wigeon26 flooded fields    
 Knott EndLong-​tailed Tit14     
  Reed Bunting5      
  Little Egret1      
  Chiffchaff1      
 Newton MarshBlack-​tailed Godwit2000+ Including 3 coloured ringed . DS  
  Ruff1      
  Golden Plover60+      
  Dunlin30+      
  Wigeon600+      
  Shelduck100+      
 Warton BankHen Harrier1Imm / MShowing well at the end of Bank Lane . DS  
  Great White Egret1      
  Pink-​footed Goose3000+ Flushed by Harrier .    
  Snipe3 Flushed by Harrier.    
  Peregrine1      
  Buzzard2      
  Raven1      
  Tree Sparrow2      
  Long-​tailed Tit13      
 Wesham MarshYellowhammer1MFeeding station with sparrows and buntings Lee h  
  Tree Sparrow30+      
  Reed Bunting17      
  Barn Owl1 3pm sat on posts at back of marsh    
 Stanley ParkGadwall88   TS  
  Shoveler26      
  Tufted Duck46+      
  Cormorant20 South island roost by 15.30    
  Grey Heron2      
  Oystercatcher16 West golf course    
  Mistle Thrush1 West golf course    
  Ring-​necked Parakeet3      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
 Marton MerePintail3+m  TS  
  Goldeneye43 ad.m, 2nd.w.m.     
  Tufted Duck32m     
 Knott EndTwite22 Towards Beach Rd DB  
  Knot57      
  Redshank18      
  Oystercatcher250      
  Lapwing42      
  Sanderling12      
  Curlew2      
  Shelduck8      
  Little Egret4      
 Blackpool North ShoreRedshank1 Feeding on sodden clifftop grass DJM  
13th January
 Fleetwood Marsh Nature ParkPochard1f    
  Shoveler2m     
  Tufted Duck11      
 Marton MereBittern1 16.05 flew across scrape pool to reedbed behind island NJL CH PB  
  Little Owl2 In hawthorn below lower barn in east field    
  Goldeneye3m     
  Pintail3m     
  Mute Swan4      
  Cormorant1      
  Canada Goose2 Scrape     
  Shoveler1mScrape     
  Teal22 Scrape     
  Moorhen4      
  Coot20+      
  Mallard8      
  Robin4 Woodland Watch     
  Dunnock2 Woodland Watch     
  Wren1 Woodland Watch     
  Coal Tit2+ Woodland Watch     
  Blue Tit2 Woodland Watch     
  Chaffinch32fWoodland Watch     
  Moorhen1 Woodland Watch     
  Great Tit2 Woodland Watch     
  Pheasant65fWoodland Watch     
  Blackbird42mWoodland Watch     
  Rabbit3 Woodland Watch     
  Grey Squirrel3 Woodland Watch     
 AnchorsholmeGoldfinch11 Feeders Phil Moore  
  Greenfinch4 Feeders    
  Chaffinch1 Feeders    
  Great Tit2 Feeders    
  Coal Tit2 Feeders    
  Blackbird2 Surrounding garden    
  Wren1 Surrounding garden    
  Collared Dove2 Surrounding garden    
 Newton MarshShelduck126   Ian Walker  
  Reed Bunting13      
 Light AshStonechat2male, female    
 Knott EndSanderling153 By ferry slip DB  
  Turnstone42 Slip    
  Twite30 Ferry slip to Esplanade     
  Pied Wagtail2 Slip    
  Little Egret3 Esplanade     
12th January
 Fairhaven LakePochard1female  FW  
 WeetonGreen Sandpiper3 flood north of Weeton rd Frank Bird  
  Fieldfare35 flood field north of weeton rd    
 Mythop GrangeFieldfare29   Frank Bird  
  Redwing5      
  Stonechat2      
 Poulton-le-FyldeTawny Owl1 Calling, Moorland Gardens  Jol  
 King ScarOystercatcher590 plus just visible high tide (scoped from Pilling Lane) Paul Ellis  
  Eider105 plus just visible high tide (scoped from Pilling Lane)    
 Preesall FlashesWater Rail1 calling Paul Ellis  
  Pink-​footed Goose100 stubbleSD360473   
 PreesallPink-​footed Goose500 plus, pasture on Curwen's HillSD358475Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Shelduck80 flood, Cote Walls Farm    
  Kestrel1 Cote Walls Farm    
 Hackensall HallNuthatch1   Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Jay1      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Knott End Golf CourseGoldcrest1 river side bushes Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
 Knott EndReed Bunting2malessea wall by Willow Close Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
 Pilling LaneBarn Owl1 hunting just east of Beach Road 0800 hrs Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Tree Sparrow2 Beach Road    
 Newton-with-ScalesLittle Owl1 Thames Street MEv  
  Jay2      
  Goldcrest1      
  Fieldfare1      
  Redwing36      
  Tree Sparrow2      
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Marton MerePeregrine1 Dyke pylon TS  
  Stonechat2m, fNorth end of east marsh    
  Fieldfare38 Flew NW to NE corner trees    
  Redwing2      
  Stock Dove8 Barn area    
  Rook125+ Gipsy Hole Wood Rookery    
  Starling500+ West    
  Song Thrush1 Singing, SE corner    
  Reed Bunting1      
  Greylag Goose9 SE field    
 Lawson WetlandWater Rail1 Low flight, south end TS  
  Snipe21      
  Reed Bunting53m     
  Song Thrush1      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseBuzzard1 NW end TS  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 West, central area    
  Greenfinch4 3 NW corner    
  Collared Dove1 West    
  Mallard64m     
  Mute Swan42 ads2 1st w. over NW    
 Herons' ReachDunnock1 Singing, Greenfinch Court TS  
 Warton BankGreat White Egret1   MJones  
  Stonechat2 Pair    
  Linnet30      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Pink-​footed Goosec5000 Spread out over Warton Marsh    
 Knott EndGrey Wagtail1     
  Reed Bunting5      
  Sanderling142      
  Turnstone41 base of slipway    
  Twite20 base of slipway    
 Stanley ParkTreecreeper1   JB AH  
 Salisbury WoodlandTreecreeper1   JB AH  
 Salisbury WoodlandNuthatch1   JB AH  
  Long-​tailed Tit5      
 The HeadsStonechat1F  AC  
  Fieldfare1      
  Song Thrush1      
 Ingol Village Golf CourseBullfinch3 on feeders in garden sheraton park  Dave Gove  
  Greenfinch4 on feeders in garden highest number in last 7 years     
  Golden Plover1 flyover going nw , at 14.16 amazing     
 Marton MereCetti's Warbler5+ Incl 1 at Lawson's wetland DJM/CR  
  Water Rail5+      
  Little Grebe1      
  Pintail4m     
  Goldeneye3m, 2 ad, 1st win     
  Cormorant2      
  Grey Heron1      
  Robin5+ 5 at Feeding Station    
  Coal Tit1      
  Greenfinch2m,fFeeding Station    
  Coot35+ Counted from FBC hide only    
  Fieldfare14 In from E landed in NE scrub briefly then W    
  Pink-​footed Goose1000+ Huge flocks N over east fields    
  Canada Goose3      
  Long-​tailed Tit1 Lawson's wetland    
  Blackbird10+ On apples on Lawson's field    
 FleetwoodPink-​footed Goose  Large flock spread out across extensive area at 12.30. Between Amounderness Way and Fleetwood Road Howard  
 Blackpool North ShorePurple Sandpiper1 go-​karting track at high tide Carol J  
  Turnstone50+      
  Redshank150+      
 Knott EndRinged Plover8 Off End of Clarence Rd slip   
 Wesham MarshBarn Owl1 9.30 am , hunting marsh Lee h  
  Grey Heron1      
  Stonechat2M F     
  Reed Bunting18+      
  Meadow Pipit2      
  Greenfinch3      
 Knott EndBlack-​tailed Godwit21 Esplanade at high tide  DAB  
  Oystercatcher350      
  Sanderling80      
  Knot40      
  Twite40      
  Little Egret3      
  Pink-​footed Goose1      
11th January
 Warbreck HillPeregrine1   DJM  
 Fairhaven LakeScaup2Females  Tony King  
  Tufted Duck47      
  Cormorant7      
 Lytham GreenBar-​tailed Godwit2 On beach low tide Tony King  
  Shelduck5 On beach    
 Lytham MossRook500+ Over1000 corvid in the field next the dyke near Easterleigh John S  
  Jackdaw500+ On flooded fields    
  Pink-​footed Goose164 Field with the three decoys    
  Lapwing200+ Behind Easterleigh    
  Redshank10 Behind Easterleigh    
  Shelduck6      
  Kestrel1JuvField by Radar station    
  Buzzard1 Field by Radar station    
 Marton MereShelduck6 Circled over west end then flew NE TS  
  Goldeneye32 ad.m, 2nd.w.m.     
  Pintail65m, f     
  Wigeon2      
  Shoveler12      
  Gadwall3      
  Greylag Goose12      
  Mute Swan51 1st.w.     
  Cormorant2      
  Fieldfare23 East field    
  Goldfinch4      
 Stanley ParkGadwall72   TS  
  Shoveler18      
  Tufted Duck42+      
  Cormorant14 a.m.    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseMistle Thrush1 Green 2 TS  
 Knott EndPeregrine1     
  Goldcrest1      
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Danson HillBullfinch2male, female    
  Kestrel1      
 Fleetwood Marsh Nature ParkPochard2m, f    
  Tufted Duck17      
 Fleetwood Marine LakesTufted Duck11     
  Turnstone110+      
 Knott EndSong Thrush1 Garden Mega  AC  
  Greenfinch8 Highest garden count this century.     
  Reed Bunting4      
  Blackbird4      
  Chaffinch7      
 Knott EndOystercatcher250 Esplanade high tide  D Boddy  
  Sanderling60      
  Knot20      
  Little Egret2      
10th January
 SingletonGrey Wagtail1 By Singleton church Barry Dyson  
 Fluke HallPink-​footed Goose680 arable by car parkSD387498Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Greylag Goose1 arable by car park with pink feetSD387498   
  Kestrel1      
  Linnet35      
 Pilling LaneRaven1 flew low west alone sea wall Paul Ellis  
 Knott EndPied Wagtail1     
  Ringed Plover1      
 WartonFieldfare9 feeding on remaining Bramley wind falls. DWe  
  Woodpigeon8 feeding on seed.    
  Tree Sparrow5 ditto.    
  Blackbird6 feeding on apples.    
  Coal Tit2      
  Robin1      
  Great Tit2      
  Blue Tit2      
 Sand SideBarn Owl1 Sat on fence post next to road 9.15am DKF  
 CockersandBewick's Swan6adults  per Ian Hartley  
  Whooper Swan330      
  Snow Bunting2 possibly 3, on beach near car park area    
 Fleetwood FarmRussian White-​fronted Goose1AdPasture with pinks by Cala Gran entrance RJS  
  Pink-​footed Goose750      
  Lapwing21      
  Sparrowhawk1Female      
 NormossPink-​footed Goose500 Pasture behind Newton Arms RJS  
 NormossRedwing17 All Fields btwn Baines and Benedict Drive RJS  
  Meadow Pipit7      
  Blackbird5      
  Lapwing3      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  House Sparrow17      
 Stanley ParkGreat Spotted Woodpecker1   RJS  
  Nuthatch1      
  Redwing11      
  Shoveler7      
  Gadwall67      
  Moorhen6      
  Coot29      
  Little Grebe1      
  Mute Swan34      
  Tufted Duck45      
  Canada Goose4      
  Cormorant4      
  Mallard102      
  Greylag Goose4      
  Oystercatcher3      
  Ring-​necked Parakeet2      
 Lytham MossNuthatch1 Regent Avenue approaching the crem John Lees  
  Shoveler1MOn the crematorium pond    
  Pink-​footed Goose150 Flew and landed in the field with the 3 decoy whooper swans    
  Stonechat2M/FAlong the main drain    
  Golden Plover60 Field overlooked by Cypress Point    
  Golden Plover30 Field south of radar station    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Egret1 Landed briefly on practice field, then continued NW  TS  
  Mute Swan2ads     
  Mallard62m     
 Marton MereLittle Egret1 East field TS  
  Lapwing100+ East fields    
  Pintail2+m     
  Shoveler20+      
  Gadwall10+      
  Water Rail3 Called    
  Greylag Goose32 Over NE area    
  Canada Goose7 Over NE    
  Mute Swan51 1st.w.     
  Common Gull9ads     
  Kestrel1f     
  Stock Dove2      
 Blackpool ZooGreenfinch30+ Circled over south end conifers TS  
 Stanley ParkGadwall60+   TS  
  Tufted Duck28      
  Shoveler6      
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
 Blackpool North ShoreWren1   DJM  
 Warbreck HillPeregrine2   DJM  
 Fairhaven BeachSnipe12 Flushed at low tide Tony King  
  Curlew11 Flushed    
  Redshank33 Flushed    
  Meadow Pipit13 Flushed    
  Grey Heron1      
 Little SingletonGoldeneye85 ad m, 2 2CY m, f    
 Little PlumptonRussian White-​fronted Goose1 with pinks SD371329Frank Bird  
  Pink-​footed Goose2500 flushed late morning flew in all directionsSD371329   
 Avenham ParkGoosander63m 3fAs pairs from Broadgate to Tram bridge on river. martin jump.  
 Knott EndCurlew3 Near ferry slip D Boddy  
  Shelduck3      
  Teal74m 3f     
  Pied Wagtail1      
  Knot1      
  Oystercatcher60      
  Turnstone20      
 Knott EndLittle Egret3 Esplanade  DAB  
 Blackpool North ShorePurple Sandpiper2     
9th January
 Pilling Lane EndsBlack-​tailed Godwit50 field to southeastSD418494  
  Curlew50 field to southeastSD418494   
 WrampoolLinnet40     
  Curlew100      
 Head Dyke LaneWhooper Swan60  SD397473  
  Pink-​footed Goose1500  SD386470   
 Conder GreenTeal60     
 Wesham MarshMarsh Harrier1   Lee h  
  Yellowhammer2M      
 CottamBullfinch1MaleGarden Feeders SVB  
  Goldcrest2 Garden    
  Treecreeper1 Garden    
  Coal Tit1 Garden Feeders    
 Fleetwood Marine LakesGoldeneye41m 3f  B Wood  
  Tufted Duck20      
  Canada Goose8      
 Cocker's DykeBarn Owl1 hunting fields to east Paul Ellis  
  Mediterranean Gull1ad w     
  Shelduck350      
 Head Dyke LaneBarn Owl1 junction with Green Dick's Lane   
  Pink-​footed Goose1000 on pasture SD387470    
 Pilling LaneBarn Owl1 flew through gardens Beach Road early am Kinta Beaver  
 Lytham St Annes Nature ReserveJack Snipe1   Ash Baines  
  Snipe6      
 Ingol Village Golf CourseBullfinch2m and fsheraton park feeders Dave Gove  
  Grey Wagtail1 flyover going south    
 FulwoodRedwing4 Flew into the holly bush in the front garden Jim Clift  
  House Sparrow7 A small flock chirruping from fist light and prospecting the nest boxes.    
  Blue Tit1 Calling on territory, over a nest box in the back garden.    
  Robin1 The resident bird on territory    
 Warton BankMarsh Harrier1F  DS  
  Merlin1      
  Buzzard2      
  Bullfinch1FEast of Bank Lane .    
  Stonechat1F     
  Fieldfare29      
  Redwing2      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Meadow Pipit13 Also larger pipits out on marsh .     
  Whooper Swan6      
  Mute Swan2      
  Pink-​footed Goose300+      
 Marton MerePintail75m, 2f  TS  
  Goldeneye1m     
  Shoveler25      
  Gadwall7      
  Pink-​footed Goose75+ SE field    
  Lapwing90+ East fields    
  Meadow Pipit8 Low over east field    
  Sparrowhawk2fCircled over west scrubs    
  Kestrel1f     
  Water Rail2 1 crossed the ice in front of FBC hide. 1walked along bank next to Sand Martin thing    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseWoodcock1 Flew past pool east of zoo car park TS  
  Fieldfare1 North side of practice field    
  Sparrowhawk1fCentral    
  Mute Swan2ads     
  Mallard52m     
  Weasel1 Near west side of crossing path    
 Lawson Road Recreation GroundGreenfinch8 Old tip road west bend scrub TS  
  Goldfinch15      
  Kestrel1m     
 Stanley ParkLittle Grebe1   TS  
  Gadwall65+ Quick estimate    
  Shoveler5+      
  Tufted Duck25+      
 Lawson Road Recreation GroundBlackbird14 On fallen apples  RJS  
  Fieldfare4 With Blackbirds    
 Marton MereBarn Owl1 Showing on on embankment 14:35 RJS  
  Little Owl1 Barn usual Hawthorn    
  Stock Dove3      
  Little Egret2      
  Teal21      
  Cetti's Warbler4      
  Blackbird9      
  Fieldfare3      
  Snipe2      
 WinmarleighGrey Wagtail1 Whitters Lane DKF  
 Preston DockGoldeneye1mOn river from Bullnose slowly moving upstream martin jump.  
  Redshank4      
  Goosander21m 1fIn river channel upstream from Bullnose    
  Teal21m 1f     
  Cormorant18 18+ around Bullnose and in river channel upstream from Bullnose.    
  Grey Wagtail1mOn ice in small basin.    
 Little SingletonGoldeneye53 ad m, 1CY m, f    
  Pink-​footed Goosec500      
  Greylag Goosec310      
  Canada Goosec170      
  hybrid Atlantic Canada Goose x Greylag Goose2      
 Blackpool North ShorePurple Sandpiper2     
  Eider2m     
  Sanderling18+      
  Black-​headed Gull1+ Polish bird still around go kart track    
  Red-​throated Diver1      
 Wesham MarshYellowhammer2mat feeding station andy myo  
  Barn Owl1 hunting marsh at 11,30    
  Stonechat2m f      
 Poulton-le-FyldeMistle Thrush1 carr head lane garden Ron Rhodes  
  Song Thrush1      
  Blackcap1male     
  Coal Tit2      
  Great Tit2      
  Dunnock2      
  Robin2      
  Blue Tit4      
  Woodpigeon3      
  Blackbird2      
 Warton BankPink-​footed Goose400  SD402273Ian Walker  
  Hen Harrier1Imm MShowed well in front of Bank Lane    
  Marsh Harrier1      
  Merlin1      
  Stonechat32 F & 1 M     
  Water Pipit1 Given the frozen marsh several flocks of Pipits were mobile but light was poor. This pipit was on the fence line    
  Rock Pipit2      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Water Rail Heard     
 The HeadsStonechat1FStill finding food in Zero degrees  AC  
  Skylark1      
  Fieldfare2      
 Height o' th' HillReed Bunting7 On stubble  AC  
  Chaffinch60 On stubble     
  Fieldfare2      
 PreesallSnipe1 Fields,s near school JM  
  Tawny Owl2 Willowgrove park preesall. 4 30.am calling for sometime.     
8th January
 Knott EndSparrowhawk1     
 Carr House Green CommonGreen Sandpiper1   AB,SB  
 GlassonBrambling1 Glasson grain LTD AB,SB  
  Chaffinchc60      
  Reed Bunting2      
  Collared Dove15+      
 Lytham QuaysMarsh Harrier2F  DS  
  Peregrine1      
  Merlin1      
  Whooper Swan6      
  Pink-​footed Goose800+ Being harassed by the Harriers and Peregrine .    
  Teal160+ In channel.    
  Bar-​tailed Godwit4      
 Marton MereRaven2 Low south over SE corner TS  
  Buzzard1 Over east field    
  Lapwing25+ East fields    
  Rook20+ Field SE of barns    
  Stock Dove3 Barn roof    
  Coal Tit1 SW scrub    
  Pintail65m, f     
  Goldeneye2m, f     
  Wigeon2m, f     
  Tufted Duck1f     
  Mute Swan71 1st.w.     
 Stanley ParkGadwall90   TS  
  Shoveler7      
  Tufted Duck31      
  Little Grebe1      
  Great Black-​backed Gull2ad, 1st.w.     
  Common Gull1ad     
  Sparrowhawk1fLow over south lake    
 Salisbury WoodlandRing-​necked Parakeet1   TS  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLapwing1 North over east side TS  
  Goldfinch8 SW area    
  Mute Swan2ads     
 SalwickChaffinchc40 cover cropSD461337  
 TrealesTree Sparrowc30 Cross Lane feeding station   
  Chaffinch8+ Cross Lane feeding station    
  Great Tit5 Cross Lane feeding station    
  Collared Dove2 Cross Lane feeding station    
  Stock Dove3 flew over    
  Lapwing17 Jacobs Lane    
  Fieldfare1+ Jacobs Lane    
  Starlingc200 Jacobs Lane    
 Pilling LaneBarn Owl1 Hunting, fields behind school JM  
 Pilling LaneBarn Owl1 Hunting, fields behind school JM  
 Haslam ParkWater Rail1 In the ditch next to Cottam Lane south of Savick brook. Steve Swift  
  Grey Heron1 Wetlands    
  Ring-​necked Parakeet3 Near feeders on the allotments    
  Long-​tailed Tit20+      
 NorbreckRinged Plover2   DJM  
 Pilling LaneFieldfare1 On apples in the Echium garden  Peter r  
  Blackbird7 On same apples     
 Fairhaven LakePochard1F0830hrs Southern End check only Ian Walker  
  Scaup2      
7th January
 Marton MereLapwing60+ Far east field DJM  
  Golden Plover10+ Far east field    
  Bittern1 Flew from SE corner to inflow via N reeds    
  Stonechat2m,fN end of east marsh    
  Cetti's Warbler5 NE gate to FBC only    
  Snipe2      
 FleetwoodGreat Spotted Woodpecker1maleIn garden Ullswater Avenue KG  
  Long-​tailed Tit3      
  Coal Tit1      
 Ingol Village Golf CourseBullfinch2m and f on feeders sheraton park Dave Gove  
  Blackbird97m -​2fseveral defending fallen apples or feeders against other birds     
  Mistle Thrush1 rowan tree    
 Knott EndTurnstone15 slipway   
  Twite12      
  Reed Bunting2      
 Lea MarshDark-​bellied Brent Goose1 On river Rivet Ribble close to Savick brook outlet . DS  
  Goosander2MOn Ribble .    
  Whooper Swan22      
  Wigeon500+      
  Teal60+      
  Canada Goose200+      
  Fieldfare800+ Mixed thrush flock.    
  Redwing200+      
  Mistle Thrush8      
  Buzzard2      
 Warton HallWhooper Swan44 Off lodge Lane . DS  
  Mute Swan64Juv     
 Little SingletonGoldeneye1m    
  Teal58      
  Mallard127      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Coal Tit1      
 Cocker's DykeMediterranean Gull1ad wdifferent to one on 5th Paul Ellis  
  Shelduck650 at outflow at dusk    
 Knott EndReed Bunting32m , 1fsea wall off Willow Close Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Rock Pipit1 Esplanade    
  Black-​tailed Godwit61 just south of slipway    
 Pilling LaneTwite15 spent a few minutes in tree on Beach Road Paul Ellis  
  Kestrel1ad malehunting field east of Beach Road    
  Tree Sparrow2 Beach Road    
  Barn Owl1 hunting between Beach Road and Cockers Dyke    
  Goldfinch25 Beach Road    
 Fairhaven LakePochard1F0830hrs This winter Scaup records have been more numerous than Pochard on Fairhaven Lake Ian Walker  
  Little Grebe1      
  Scaup2      
 WinmarleighBullfinch2M & FWhitters Lane  DKF  
 Stanley ParkGadwall47   TS  
  Shoveler4      
  Tufted Duck27      
  Mallard97      
  Coot27      
  Mute Swan428 1st.w.     
  Oystercatcher1 Low over south lake    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseGreat Spotted Woodpecker1 Bridle path trees west of Staining Nook TS  
  Goldfinch12 SW area    
  Greenfinch1      
  Kestrel1mSW area    
 Staining NookTree Sparrow8+ Mere View TS  
  Greenfinch3 Mere View    
  Collared Dove3 Mere View    
 Marton MereRedshank1 Flew west from SE corner ice, later flew NE TS  
  Lapwing20+ East fields    
  Bullfinch42m, 2fTree next to NE scrub path at 10 metres for 3 minutes, superb views    
  Sparrowhawk2fWest over the mere     
  Little Egret1 East field/main dyke    
  Little Grebe2      
  Pintail87m     
  Shoveler16      
  Gadwall30+      
  Redwing2      
  Fieldfare2      
  Meadow Pipit1 Barn field    
  Reed Bunting2m, f     
  Water Rail2 Called    
 Danson HillNuthatch1     
  Buzzard1      
  Kestrel1      
 Cuddy HillBullfinch1femalealong Malley Lane SD491377  
 HollowforthBullfinch1female SD496366  
  Long-​tailed Tit6+  SD496366   
 Blackpool AirportMeadow Pipit4   RJS  
  Sparrowhawk1Female     
  Grey Heron1 Stalking grass near runway    
 Fairhaven LakeScaup2Female  RJS  
  Pochard1      
  Little Grebe1      
  Coot16      
  Tufted Duck66      
 Kincraig LakeMute Swan4   Chris Raby  
  Mallard30      
  Shoveler1      
  Teal32      
  Grey Heron1      
  Moorhen2      
 Carleton CrematoriumGrey Heron1   Chris Raby  
  Mallard34      
  Water Rail1      
 Carr House Green CommonGreen Sandpiper1 Flew from dyke east of Woods Lane   
 Cuddy HillBullfinch1Male SD488372  
6th January
 Warton AerodromeWoodcock1 Landed on runway in car headlights. 20:30 SVB  
 Fluke HallMeadow Pipit25 sea wall Paul Ellis  
  Jay1      
 Marton MereWoodcock1 west extension   
  Cetti's Warbler1 west extension    
  Reed Bunting2 west extension    
  Water Rail1 west extension    
 Granny's BayShelduck3 All From 15.45 on incoming high tide at 16:17 Joe Makepeace  
  Oystercatcher32      
  Pintail1812m 6f     
  Redshank10      
  Carrion Crow2      
  Knot20+     
  Dunlin35+     
  Mallard2511m     
  Curlew5      
  Black-​tailed Godwit9      
  Bar-​tailed Godwit3      
  Little Egret1      
  Gadwall12 Difficult to.determine sex in light.    
  Starling200+Flying toward At Anne's.    
 Salisbury WoodlandGreat Spotted Woodpecker1   RJS  
  Blackbird7      
 Lawson Road Recreation GroundBlackbird32 Under trees on apples along old tip road RJS  
  Fieldfare6 With the Blackbirds    
 Stanley ParkNuthatch1   RJS  
  Treecreeper1 Singing in afternoon sunshine    
  Ring-​necked Parakeet3      
  Cormorant9 North    
 Marton MereTreecreeper1 By Paulines bench RJS  
  Snipe3      
  Water Rail2      
  Tree Sparrow1 Behind island     
  Blackbird19      
  Fieldfare3      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseSparrowhawk1Female  RJS  
  Buzzard1      
  Song Thrush1 On impressive anvil many snail shells.    
  Coal Tit1      
  Blackbird12      
 NormossLapwing16 All seen from path -​Baines to Benedict Drive RJS  
  Redwing60      
  Fieldfare6      
  Starling200      
  Meadow Pipit12      
  Blackbird6      
  Moorhen2      
  Pied Wagtail2      
  Pink-​footed Goose1400 SE of Newton Arms on pasture     
 Marton MerePintail97m, 2f  TS  
  Little Egret1 East field/main dyke    
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Lapwing75+ Field SE of barns    
  Little Owl1 Barn Hawthorn    
  Stonechat2m, fEast marsh    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing, east marsh    
  Water Rail2 Calling    
  Fieldfare10+      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 Over west end    
  Goldfinch16 NE scrub    
  Goldcrest1 Near NW hide    
  Kestrel1f     
  Stock Dove6 Barn roof    
  Pink-​footed Goose1500+ SE field    
 Stanley ParkGadwall40   TS  
  Shoveler4      
  Tufted Duck22      
  Redwing2 Field NE of bandstand    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseShelduck1 North over NW end TS  
  Reed Bunting1 Up from SE pool reeds    
  Redwing1 SE corner    
  Pink-​footed Goose1000+ Over SW, 1 skein    
  Mute Swan9ads4 on 2 pools, 5 over west    
 Freckleton Naze PoolSnipe16   DS  
  Whooper Swan54 In adjacent field.    
  Mute Swan16      
  Buzzard2      
  Redwing14      
  Fieldfare2      
  Mistle Thrush1      
 Warton BankRock Pipit1 Kissing gate fence . DS  
  Stonechat1M     
  Linnet100+      
  Meadow Pipit50+      
  Reed Bunting6      
  Chaffinch4      
  Song Thrush2      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Tree Sparrow6 On feeders .    
  Whooper Swan1526 Juv     
  Pink-​footed Goose200+      
  Water Rail1 Calling    
  Snipe2      
  Marsh Harrier1 Over river    
  Buzzard2      
  Peregrine1      
  Kestrel1      
 St Annes Old LinksLapwing24   Ash Baines  
  Curlew10      
  Sparrowhawk1Male     
  Linnet5      
 Danson HillSong Thrush1     
 HollowforthLittle Egret1     
  Song Thrush1      
  Nuthatch1      
 Staining NookBullfinch2     
  Barnacle Goose25+ Usual field behind houses    
 FleetwoodBlackcap1maleIn garden Ullswater Avenue KG  
  Sparrowhawk1female     
  Coal Tit2      
 Agglebys PitGreylag Goose120 grass field   
 The HeadsStonechat1   AC  
  Reed Bunting1      
 Knott EndLittle Egret1     
  Reed Bunting3      
  Pink-​footed Goose500 Preesall Sands    
 Marton MereBittern1 Flew length of mere 8.30   
  Pintail8M     
5th January
 Kincraig LakeTeal37     
  Water Rail2      
 Knott EndGoldcrest1     
 Warton AerodromePeregrine2m+fRadar Tower SVB  
 Cocker's DykeMediterranean Gull1adult  Paul Ellis  
  Curlew83 field east of outflowSD375495   
 Blackpool North ShorePurple Sandpiper2 sea wall at old Maxwell's Baoting Lake Paul Ellis  
  Redshank70 sea wall at old Maxwell's Baoting Lake    
  Black-​headed Gull1adultwearing Polish yellow colour ring TNCV    
  Great Crested Grebe1 sea    
  Common Scoter50 sea    
  Turnstone6 visible, sea wall at old Maxwell's Baoting Lake    
 Warton MarshHen Harrier12nd w maleshowed well from Lytham Quays after flying over from the dark side (where there were 4 Marsh Harriers at a time) Paul Ellis  
  Peregrine1juv femalelarge bird mobbing the Hen Harrier    
  Snipe4 flushed by Hen Harrier    
  Whooper Swan110      
 Fairhaven LakeScaup2females  Paul Ellis  
  Tufted Duck71      
  Cormorant2      
 Marton MereLittle Egret3 2 flew east over mere/east fields. 1 west end of main dyke TS  
  Pintail87m, f     
  Wigeon1m     
  Pink-​footed Goose2000+ 1000+ north, east of Chain Lane -​ 1 skein. 1000+ landing in fields south of Mythop Road     
  Lapwing40+ East fields    
  Kestrel1fBarn south ledge    
  Greenfinch20+ Caravan Park trees    
  Fox1 Island pool banks    
 Lawson Road Recreation GroundReed Bunting3fBrambles/grassland by old tip road TS  
  Fieldfare9 Bridle path trees east of Village Hotel    
  Kestrel1mLow past Village Hotel    
 Stanley ParkGadwall59   TS  
  Shoveler2m     
  Tufted Duck22      
  Oystercatcher8 West golf course    
  Mistle Thrush1 South end of cricket ground    
  Great Black-​backed Gull2ads     
  Ring-​necked Parakeet3 Circled high over Rose Gardens    
 Salisbury WoodlandLittle Egret1 Pillbox pond TS  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseSparrowhawk1mLow across NW corner pond TS  
  Mute Swan4ads     
 NormossLapwing45+ North over fields east of Westfield Avenue TS  
 CatforthLapwing7 All seen next to Woodplumpton brook north of Catforth Hall bridge Steve Swift  
  Grey Heron1      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Jay1      
 St Michael's on WyreGoosander2females  Barry Dyson  
  Blackbird5      
  Song Thrush1      
  Goldcrest1      
  Nuthatch1      
  Coal Tit2      
  Blue Tit4      
  Chaffinch6      
 Carr House Green CommonWillow Tit1 10.25am on feeder Barry Dyson  
  Bullfinch1m     
  Chaffinch5      
  Stonechat2pair     
  Kestrel1      
  Pheasant1f     
 Fairhaven LakeScaup2 0845hrs Ian Walker  
  Pochard1F     
 Myerscough QuarryWigeonc500     
  Buzzard1      
  Shelduck12      
  Teal120      
  Peregrine1      
  Kestrel1      
  Scaup1female     
  Goosander2male, female     
  Shoveler21      
  Little Grebe2      
  Tufted Duck11      
 North Blackpool Pond TrailGreat Spotted Woodpecker1   Chris Raby  
 KirkhamSparrowhawk1mMowbreck lane Treales Geoff Speight  
  Little Egret1 In dyke off Carr Lane    
  Kestrel1 Carr Lane    
 Marton MereMute Swan54ad, 1j  DJM/CR  
  Pink-​footed Goosec30 Several small skeins over and heard    
  Barnacle Goosec40 Flock returning to zoo over golf course    
  Pintail3+m     
  Pheasant2fFeeding station    
  Bittern1 Flew highin front of FBC hide from W to SE corner    
  Grey Heron1      
  Sparrowhawk1+      
  Water Rail6      
  Redshank1 In to SE corner from W    
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Stock Dove2 Feeding station    
  Dunnock2 Feeding station    
  Robin5+ At least 5 at the Feeding Station    
  Redwing4 N over cabins    
  Fieldfare7+ 3 on reserve, 4+ on apples along Lawson's track    
  Song Thrush2      
  Cetti's Warbler3      
  Wren1      
  Coal Tit2 Feeding Station    
  Long-​tailed Tit5 Feeding Station    
  Greenfinch1mFeeding Station    
 Kincraig LakeGreat Spotted Woodpecker3 In one tree, some unfamiliar calls suggesting territory dispute   
 Knott EndPink-​footed Goose2700 Preesall Sands roost   
4th January
 Knott EndGoldcrest1     
  Rock Pipit1      
 North Blackpool Pond TrailLittle Egret1   Siobhan Raby  
 Fluke HallJay2 in the wood Paul Ellis  
  Kestrel1      
 Knott EndRinged Plover18     
 CockersandShort-​eared Owl1 flew from Cockerham towards Cockersands per David Talbot  
  Black Redstart1fem-​typeby derelict sandstone buildings at start of coastal path    
 Knott EndSparrowhawk1     
  Reed Bunting2      
 Carr House Green CommonWater Rail1 feeding on muddy margin of ditch near houses MEv  
  Stonechat3+      
 Marton MereBittern1 Showing on edge of reeds along north side mid morning then presumably same bird flew to south side at 1.30 Jon W  
 Marton MereReed Bunting1   AH JB  
  Cetti's Warbler2      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Long-​tailed Tit6 One on feeders in Woodland Watch    
 Lytham MossGolden Plover8 Field between Division Lane and radar station 15.30-​16.00 Ellen Pemberton  
  Curlew1 Heard only     
  Lapwing19      
  Little Egret1      
  Stonechat1Male     
 MartonRaven1 Flew west over Marshdale Rd 12.35 Ellen Pemberton  
 Marton MereLittle Egret1 Main dyke/east field, 9.45+ & 14.45+. Probably not the Salisbury Woodland bird  TS  
  Pintail76m, f     
  Stonechat1fCentral east marsh    
  Grey Wagtail1 SE over SE corner    
  Pied Wagtail1 Barn field    
  Coal Tit1+ SW feeders    
  Long-​tailed Tit2 SW feeders    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing    
  Fieldfare7 NW scrub    
  Song Thrush1      
  Lapwing35+ East fields & field NE of Mere View    
  Buzzard1 Over Mythop fields    
  Sparrowhawk1mLow over NE field    
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Water Rail2 Called    
  Bullfinch1 Calling, north central scrub    
 StainingGreat Spotted Woodpecker1 Mere View TS  
  Tree Sparrow5+ Mere View    
  House Sparrow10+ Broad Oak Lane    
 Lawson WetlandWater Rail1 Called, north side TS  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Egret1 NE over NW corner pond, 16.20. Probably the Salisbury Woodland a.m. bird TS  
  Bullfinch32mBridle path trees at east side of crossing path    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Song Thrush1      
  Mute Swan2ads     
 Preston DockSiskin1 by River Ribble   
  Long-​tailed Tit6+ by River Ribble    
 CatforthBullfinch3 flushed from hedge along Chapel Lane   
 Little SingletonGoldeneye53m, 2f    
  Mallard118      
  Goldcrest1 Occupation Lane    
 Fairhaven LakeScaup1 With tufted AA  
 Granny's BayPintail300   AA  
  Black-​tailed Godwit80      
  Shelduck37      
  Linnet21      
 Haslam ParkKestrel1M  Steve Swift  
  Bullfinch2M&F     
  Goldcrest2      
  Little Egret1 Flying north    
 Little EcclestonPink-​footed Goose5000 plus, scattered over 5 fieldsSD403396Frank Bird  
  Little Egret2 Thistleton brook    
  Sparrowhawk1maleMeagles lane    
  Tree Sparrow5 plus, Meagles lane    
 Carr House Green CommonWillow Tit1 on feeders with Bullfinch Frank Bird  
  Bullfinch53m,2ftogether on feeders    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Coal Tit3 feeders    
 Stanley ParkGadwall35   TS  
  Shoveler1m     
  Tufted Duck27      
  Coot23      
  Oystercatcher12 West golf course    
  Pied Wagtail2 West golf course    
  Magpie22 West golf course    
  Song Thrush3 2 near tennis court    
 Salisbury WoodlandLittle Egret1 Pillbox pond TS  
  Goldcrest1      
  Nuthatch1      
  Ring-​necked Parakeet2m, f     
 Poulton-le-FyldeTawny Owl1 One call at 7.10am Moorland Gardens Jol  
  Fieldfare1 Off Carleton Hill    
 St AnnesBlackcap1MGrange Road garden fatballs J&A  
3rd January
 CottamJay1 Heard. Cottam Green SVB  
  Nuthatch1 Heard. Cottam Green    
 CockersandSnow Bunting2 on roof of abbey then flew to shore per Rosie Briggs  
 Starr GateBlack Redstart1 on sea wall per LGB  
 StalmineLittle Egret1 Old Toms Lane   
 Knott EndSparrowhawk1     
  Reed Bunting2      
  Little Egret1      
 Marton MereBittern2 One flew along north reedbed at 1530 hrs and landed in view on the ice. Another flew from south reedbed to north side at 1600 hrs  Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Grey Heron1      
  Teal122 plus    
  Gadwall50      
  Little Grebe1      
  Water Rail3 heard from south west corner    
  Cetti's Warbler3 heard from south west corner    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Kestrel1 east fields    
  Stock Dove6 east barn roof    
  Grey Wagtail1      
 Stanley ParkTufted Duck21 1500 hrs Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
 Warton BankLong-​tailed Tit10   Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Tree Sparrow3      
 Warton MarshMerlin1 plus Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Kestrel1      
  Marsh Harrier1 on north side (+1+ south side & 2nd w m Hen stayed on south side)    
  Buzzard1      
  Whooper Swan110      
  Stonechat1m     
  Linnet25      
  Meadow Pipit10      
  Snipe2      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Reed Bunting2      
 Carr House Green CommonBullfinch54 m, 1 faround feeders Paul Ellis / Paul Slade  
  Reed Bunting4 around feeders    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Fieldfare1 over    
  Mistle Thrush1 over    
 Poulton-le-FyldeGrey Wagtail1 Holts laneSD3538Barry Dyson  
 Preesall Sewage WorksRed-​legged Partridge3     
  Pied Wagtail2      
 Hackensall HallBlack-​tailed Godwit850 grass fieldsSD352477  
  Lapwing70      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Fieldfare1      
  Long-​tailed Tit2      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 drumming    
  Greylag Goose2      
  Grey Heron1      
  Little Egret1      
  Redshank100 grass fields    
  Greenfinch3      
 Knott EndRinged Plover18     
  Dunlin30      
  Reed Bunting2      
 Myerscough QuarryGoosander21m/1fLate afternoon MF  
 Stanley ParkScaup1DrakeMid morning  MF/others  
  hybrid Tufted Duck x Scaup1DrakeMid morning    
  Ring-​necked Parakeet4      
  Nuthatch1      
 Marton MereGolden Plover2 East field TS  
  Lapwing30+ East fields    
  Meadow Pipit7 Barn field    
  Bullfinch1mNE corner of NE scrub    
  Kestrel1f     
  Buzzard1 east fields    
  Stock Dove7 Barn roof    
  Great Black-​backed Gull2ads     
  Rook50+ Rookery trees, Gipsy Hole Wood    
 Lawson WetlandCetti's Warbler1 Called and short low flight, NE corner TS  
 Stanley ParkOystercatcher10 Field north of Weymouth Road TS  
  Fieldfare7 NW over west golf course    
  Nuthatch3      
  Coal Tit2      
  Great Black-​backed Gull2adsa.m.    
 Salisbury WoodlandLittle Egret1 Path by picnic area, then flew SE. Later Marton Mere main dyke TS  
  Ring-​necked Parakeet2m, f     
  Stock Dove1      
 SingletonKestrel1   Jol  
  Nuthatch1 Calling     
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseTreecreeper1 NW bridle path trees TS  
  Sparrowhawk1 Low, NW end    
 Burglar's AlleyBuzzard1   Jol  
 Thornton ICI ReservoirGoldeneye52m 3f  Jol  
  Little Grebe1      
  Tufted Duck5      
 CockersandWhooper Swan116 Pasture by caravan park  RJS  
 ThurnhamWhooper Swan176 Pasture Moss lane  RJS  
  Bewick's Swan2 Pasture Moss lane    
  Mute Swan12 Pasture Moss lane    
 BraidesPink-​footed Goose1800 On pasture  RJS  
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Kestrel1      
  Buzzard1      
 GlassonPink-​footed Goose2000 Dobs lane area. In flight only  RJS  
 Glasson RJS  
 Conder GreenTeal112 Creek RJS  
  Tufted Duck16 Pool    
  Goosander6 4 pool 2 canal     
 Bradshaw Lane HeadLittle Owl1   RJS  
  Skylark6      
 Windy HarbourPink-​footed Goose3000 Btwn Fleetwood road and little eccleston RJS  
 CockersandStonechat2Pr  RJS  
  Snipe9 Fields near abbey     
  Woodcock2 Flew from scrub near lookout    
  Kestrel1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Meadow Pipit6      
 Carr House Green CommonWillow Tit1 Around feeder RJS  
  Bullfinch3Males On feeder    
  Tree Sparrow1 On feeder    
  Meadow Pipit14 Over in one flock     
  Great White Egret1 Flying around northern part dropped towards Woodplumpton brook    
  Little Egret1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
 Stanley ParkTufted Duck19 11:30 RJS  
  Gadwall4      
  Ring-​necked Parakeet3      
 Lytham MarshCollared Dove4 Wooden Jetty   
  Linnetc40 near Wooden Jetty    
 FairhavenBlackcap1maledfinking bird bath Arundel rd garden FW  
  Greenfinch2 Arundel Rd garden    
 Wesham MarshGreat Spotted Woodpecker1 Flew over 14.45 Neil Fox  
  Carrion Crow       
  Woodpigeon       
  Mallard       
  Great Black-​backed Gull1      
 BisphamGreenfinch13   Chris Raby  
 KirkhamGrey Wagtail1 The Coppice Kirkham Geoff Speight  
 CatforthBarn Owl1 Hunting fields by Lewth Lane    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseBarnacle Goosec43 west towards zoo from roost   
 Marton MerePintail6m    
 Stanley ParkGreat Black-​backed Gull1Ad  SD  
  Black-​headed Gull4+ including blue 2J52 ringed Cumbria 2008 and nesting near Skegness, blue 2L78 ringed Windermere 2016, long standing Danish visitor white VLJ and Norwegian green J01E    
 Knott EndFieldfare1 Again in my garden  AC  
  Greenfinch4      
  Reed Bunting3      
  Goldfinch6      
  Blackbird5      
 Wesham MarshBarn Owl1 hunting marsh at 13,30 andy myo  
  Stonechat2m f     
 Carleton CrematoriumMallard34   Chris Raby  
 Kincraig LakeMute Swan4   Chris Raby  
  Mallard6      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
 Lytham MossGolden Plover90 In fields overlooked by Cypress Point John Lees  
  Grey Wagtail1FIn culvert alongside Cypress Point    
  Stonechat6 Along main drain    
 SingletonGolden Plover46  SD375380  
  Lapwing37  SD375380   
  Mistle Thrush1  SD375380   
 Todderstaffe HallChiffchaff1 colybitta type SD365365  
  Long-​tailed Tit6+  SD365365   
  Tree Sparrowc1      
  Lapwing12 fields to North    
  Little Egret2 fields to North    
  Nuthatch1  SD367368   
  Buzzard1      
 CrossmoorTree Sparrow2     
  Great Tit3      
  Lapwing3      
 WharlesBuzzard1     
 TrealesNuthatch1 Blue Moor LaneSD455347  
  Coal Tit1 Blue Moor LaneSD455347   
  Fieldfare1 Blue Moor LaneSD455347   
 SalwickLinnetc80 cover crop SD462331  
  Greenfinch3+ cover crop SD462331   
  Chaffinchc30   SD462331   
  Tree Sparrow2+   SD462331   
  Song Thrush1   SD462331   
 Stanley ParkRing-​necked Parakeet2  SD32953604Joe Makepeace  
  Mute Swan3825ad 13Juv SD328358   
  Tufted Duck1610m 6f SD328358   
  Scaup11fWith Tufted DucksSD328358   
 Salisbury WoodlandGreat Spotted Woodpecker1  SD33503617Joe Makepeace  
  Nuthatch1  SD33503617   
  Treecreeper1  SD33503617   
 Marton MereShoveler1710m 7f SD345352Joe Makepeace  
  Teal117m 4f SD345352   
  Mallard3219m 13f SD345352   
  Coot25  SD345352   
  Moorhen4  SD345352   
  Goosander1F SD345352   
  Mute Swan53 Ad 2Juv SD345352   
  Gadwall96m 3f SD345352   
  Wigeon11m SD345352   
  Little Egret1 On Main Dyke -​ 20m from FenceSD34783510   
 Marton MereLittle Egret1 Flying East over MereSD340353Joe Makepeace  
  Grey Heron1 Flying East Over MereSD340353   
  Moorhen2 On Ice in front of HydeSD340353   
  Mute Swan32 Ad 1 Juv SD340353   
  Robin2 Shrubs on path to HydeSD340353   
  Peregrine1 Circling and climbing over FBC Hyde and Holiday ParkSD340353   
 Marton MereFieldfare9  SD338353Joe Makepeace  
  Goldfinch14  SD338353   
  Mistle Thrush1  SD338353   
  Cormorant1 Flying WestSD338353   
  Robin6 FeedersSD33883521   
  Chaffinch94m 5f SD33883521   
  Moorhen3  SD33883521   
  Stock Dove3  SD33883521   
  Woodpigeon1  SD33883521   
  Blue Tit7  SD33883521   
  Great Tit5  SD33883521   
  Coal Tit3  SD33883521   
  Magpie4  SD33883521   
  Dunnock2  SD33883521   
  Blackbird62f 4m SD33883521   
  House Sparrow2  SD33883521   
2nd January
 Rossall ParkSparrowhawk1mFlew into tree from nextdoor garden in Fairhaven Avenue Mike King  
 CockersandWhooper Swan220 A.M Swans in Gardner's farm fields & Haresnapes farm fields,Thurnham Moss,off Moss Lane  MF  
  Bewick's Swan2      
 Pilling Lane EndsTreecreeper1 A.M In Woodland by bottom car park  MF  
 StanahGreat Spotted Woodpecker1 Calling Jol  
  Goldcrest1 Calling    
 Poulton-le-FyldeWhooper Swan7 Over  Jol  
 Knott EndFieldfare1 Again in my garden AC  
  Greenfinch4      
  Reed Bunting3      
  Goldfinch6      
  Blackbird5      
 Knott EndFieldfare1 Again in my garden AC  
  Greenfinch4      
  Reed Bunting3      
  Goldfinch6      
  Blackbird5      
 Barnaby's SandsBlack-​tailed Godwit805 north end   
 PreesallBuzzard2     
 Coat Walls FarmStock Dove2     
  Pink-​footed Goose200      
  Little Egret1      
  Snipe1      
  Kestrel1      
  Greylag Goose188 Curwens Hill Farm    
  Long-​tailed Tit2 Curwens Hill Farm    
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Pied Wagtail1      
  Song Thrush3      
 Hackensall HallBlack-​tailed Godwit805 grass fieldsSD352474  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 drumming    
  Nuthatch2      
  Dunlin40 grass fieldsSD352474   
  Redshank100 grass fieldsSD352474   
  Stock Dove1      
  Peregrine1adult male     
  Kestrel1      
  Cormorant1 flew over    
  Mistle Thrush2      
  Redwing1      
  Fieldfare1      
  Song Thrush1      
  Lapwing100      
 Preesall Sewage WorksPied Wagtail6     
  Meadow Pipit2      
 Knott EndTree Sparrow6 south end of Hackensall Road   
  Fieldfare1 south end of Hackensall Road    
  Reed Bunting2      
  Eider5      
  Nuthatch1 south end of Hackensall Road    
  Turnstone9 slipway    
  Little Egret1      
 King ScarEider70     
 Lytham QuaysHen Harrier1Second winter male  Jon W  
  Marsh Harrier1Female      
  Merlin2+ Mobbing hen harrier     
  Peregrine1MaleMobbing marsh harrier     
  Buzzard2      
 Pilling LaneBarn Owl2 around Hi Fly at dusk Paul Ellis  
  Kestrel1      
  Sparrowhawk1m, f     
  Grey Wagtail1 Beach Road garden pond    
  Coal Tit1 Beach Road    
  Tree Sparrow2 Beach Road    
 Warton BankHen Harrier1Imm Male1530hrs Ian Walker  
 SingletonRussian White-​fronted Goose1adultwith pinks on pasture SD369381Frank Bird  
  Pink-​footed Goose2000 on pasture inc orange legged pink-​footSD369381   
  Golden Plover200  SD369381   
  Fieldfare36 station road    
 FortonGrey Wagtail1     
  Pink-​footed Goosec600      
  Teal20      
  Buzzard1      
 Cocker's DykeMediterranean Gull1ad w  Paul Ellis  
  Curlew525 flew out onto beach at dusk    
 Sand VillaPink-​footed Goosec4000     
 CrimblesGrey Wagtail2     
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1      
  Pink-​footed Goosec2000      
  Buzzard1      
  Nuthatch1      
 CockersandSnow Bunting2 on beach by Abbey then on grass on cliff top Paul Ellis  
  Whooper Swan188 pasture by caravan park (plus about the same number again off Moss Lane)SD435534   
  Eider33 on sea    
 Marton MereBarn Owl1 16.00 on ground NE field then quartering NJL AJL  
  Bittern1 16.40 short flight from SW reeds to north reedbed west of scrape     
  Lapwing50+ Over then landing in east fields    
  Cetti's Warbler2 Causeway and FBC hide    
  Gadwall10 Open water in front of scrape    
  Shoveler6 Open water in front of scrape    
  Mallard6 Open water in front of scrape    
  Teal2 Open water in front of scrape    
  Mute Swan2 Open water in front of scrape    
  Coal Tit2 Woodland Watch     
 Ingol Village Golf CourseBlackcap1fon feeder and fallen apples sheraton park d gove  
  Bullfinch5 on feeders    
  Nuthatch2 on feeders    
  Cormorant1 flying north    
 Salisbury WoodlandRing-​necked Parakeet1   Ellen Pemberton  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker2      
  Nuthatch1      
  Song Thrush1      
  Coal Tit2+      
 Marton MereWater Rail1   Ellen Pemberton  
  Gadwall7      
  Fieldfare25+      
  Song Thrush1      
 IngolBlackcap1femaleon my garden feeders, regular Steve Jones  
 Carr House Green CommonWillow Tit1 visited feeder 3 times over several minutes. Steve Jones  
  Linnet1 flyover    
  Chaffinch6+m & fseveral around feeders    
  Bullfinch2m & fmale on feeder    
  Fieldfare5 over heading north    
  Redwing6 as above    
  Sparrowhawk1femalenear feeders    
  Reed Bunting1femaleon feeder    
  Grey Heron1      
 Marton MereBittern1 Flew from near FBC hide over the mere/pool to island north reeds, 15.30  TS  
 Stanley ParkScaup2 SW lake TS  
 Knott EndFieldfare1 Never had one in my garden in 29 years!  AC  
  Greenfinch4 Feeders    
  Reed Bunting2      
  Coal Tit1      
 Fairhaven BeachPeregrine1 Sat on large log   
 Fairhaven BeachGrey Plover12   Tony King  
  Dunlin2000+      
  Sanderling3      
  Knot400+      
  Grey Heron2      
  Curlew3      
  Pintail144      
  Shelduck8      
  Cormorant2      
 NormossBullfinch1FemaleBenedict Drive RJS  
  Pink-​footed Goose43 On rough field behind Newton arms    
 Fairhaven LakePochard1Male  Tony King  
  Tufted Duck141      
  Coot2      
 Fleetwood Marine GardensRed-​breasted Merganser21m 1f  Carol J  
  Cormorant3      
  Tufted Duck12      
  Redshank20+ roosting on island    
  Turnstone30+      
 Myerscough QuarryBullfinch1m  AJH  
  Peregrine1      
  Little Egret1      
 Carr House Green CommonWillow Tit1 Showing well on feeder Steve Swift  
  Bullfinch1M     
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Stonechat2m,f     
  Grey Heron1 On the main ditch    
  Cormorant1 On the main ditch    
  Reed Bunting1f     
 Blackpool North ShorePurple Sandpiper2 Go-​kart track roost DJM  
 Pilling LaneFieldfare1 Feeding on apples in garden Peter r  
 Marton MereGolden Plover14 East field TS  
  Little Grebe7      
  Little Owl1 Barn Hawthorn    
  Meadow Pipit1 Barn field    
  Pied Wagtail1 Barn field    
  Redwing1+ NE corner    
  Bullfinch1 Calling and back flight view, NE corner    
  Goldeneye1m     
  Pintail54m     
 Warbreck HillSong Thrush1 Singing in Golden triangle DJM  
  Greenfinch8 Left roost in conifers below water tower    
1st January
 Knott EndReed Bunting3     
  Pink-​footed Goose200 Preesall Sands    
  Sanderling60      
 Cocker's DykeMediterranean Gull3ads  Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Linnet20      
 Smallwood HeyCurlew60  SD388484Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
 Green Dick's LaneLittle Owl1   Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Curlew326 on pastureSSD383481   
 PillingBlack-​tailed Godwit770 Backsands LaneSD407492Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Pink-​footed Goose400 on pasture Backsands LaneSD407492   
  Redshank160 Backsands LaneSD407492   
  Buzzard1 Backsands Lane    
  Grey Wagtail1 sewage Works    
  Kestrel1 Backsands Lane    
 Bank EndTwite80+   David Ousey  
 GlassonGoldeneye98 maleson Lune Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Great Crested Grebe1 on Lune    
 Conder GreenGoldeneye32 males, 1 femaleon pool Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Goosander32 males, 1 femaleon pool    
  Tufted Duck32 on pool    
  Little Grebe1 on pool    
 ThurnhamPink-​footed Goose2140 on pasture (birds moved from Braides)SD456540Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Bewick's Swan2adson pastureSD439536   
  Whooper Swan93 on pastureSD436533   
  Whooper Swan52 on pastureSD441544   
  Whooper Swan19 on pastureSD440545   
 BraidesPale-​bellied Brent Goose11wOn pastureSD440514Paul Slade/Paul Ellis  
  Pink-​footed Goose1310 on pastureSD443517   
  Greylag Goose16 on pastureSD443517   
  Pink-​footed Goose460 on pastureSD440514   
  Stonechat1male SD440514   
  Pink-​footed Goose6230+ on pasture from Sweetings FarmSD448508   
  Russian White-​fronted Goose11won pasture from Sweetings FarmSD448508   
  Snipe1 in ditch    
  Raven1 calling    
  Kestrel1      
  Grey Wagtail1      
  Buzzard1      
  Black-​tailed Godwit10 flew over    
 BisphamBlackcap1F  Chris Raby  
 Ingol Village GreenGreat White Egret1 Following Sharoe Brook north to Greyfriers Steve Swift  
  Nuthatch2      
  Bullfinch1M     
 Little SingletonStonechat1fJust east of main dykeSD366394Barry Dyson  
 Poulton-le-FyldeJackdaw102 Moorland road cemetery. All paired up Barry Dyson  
 MythopMerlin1 perched in tree west of railway Frank Bird  
  Stonechat4 2 fence west of railway, 2 Grange (old) flood    
  Fieldfare23      
 Ingol Village Golf CourseBlackcap1fover last 6 years 1-​3 birds winter mid december to feb sheraton park ingol  Dave Gove  
 Marton MereBittern2   Frank Bird  
  Little Grebe6      
  Goldeneye2m,f     
  Pintail32m,1f     
  Sparrowhawk32f,1m     
 Carr House Green CommonWillow Tit1   Jol  
 ElswickSiskin1   Jol  
 Poulton-le-FyldeKestrel1 Fields off Little Poulton Lane  Jol  
 Marton MereBarn Owl1 Hunting NE field, 16.15 TS  
  Pintail2m     
  Goldeneye1m     
  Shelduck1 Circled over the mere, then flew north    
  Gadwall50+      
  Shoveler20+      
  Tufted Duck14      
  Lapwing40+ East fields    
  Snipe1 Over East end    
  Great Black-​backed Gull2ads     
  Buzzard2 Over Gipsy Hole Wood    
  Sparrowhawk1f     
  Stock Dove7 Barn roof    
  Fieldfare3 North side/barn field    
  Coal Tit1+ SW feeders    
  Reed Bunting1      
 Staining NookBullfinch43m  TS  
  Tree Sparrow6+ Mere View    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Egret1 Flew SE over south end TS  
 ElswickPink-​footed Goosec1200 Thanks to J.Barlow regarding the info on numbersSD405385Ian Walker  
  Russian White-​fronted Goose1Ad SD405385   
 TrealesTree Sparrow26 Cross Lane feeding station Ian Walker  
  Little Owl1      
 Warton MarshBlack-​tailed Godwit2300 0900 -​ 1200hrs Pool Lane Area Ian Walker  
  Greenshank3      
  Hen Harrier1Ad M     
  Stonechat1M     
  Pink-​footed Goose2000 Huge influx of geese on the Ribble Marshes. As light improved flocks from Banks flew east towards Freckleton Naze Point and then headed North East inland. The count is birds moving inland to the Fylde recording area    
 Dam SidePink-​footed Goose500+   KG  
  Barnacle Goose1 With Pink feet    
 Glasson BasinKingfisher1 Flying low over the frozen basin KG  
  Goldeneye3maleFlying around trying to land    
  Mute Swan52ad 3imm On ice    
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull1 On ice    
  Black-​headed Gull12+ On ice    
 FleetwoodBlackcap1maleIn garden Ullswater Avenue KG  
 Fairhaven LakeTufted Duck9959m, 40femake  FW  
 Myerscough QuarryScaup1f  SD  
  Gadwall1m     
  Tealc90      
  Canada Goosec1 flock to north included presumed Windermere ringed red FACB    
 KirkhamGreat Spotted Woodpecker1mfeeding station The Coppice Geoff Speight  
  Nuthatch1 feeding station The Coppice    
  Barn Owl1 Wesham marsh 13:30    
 Sowerby HallGoosander1 flew along Preston Brook   
 CatforthTree Sparrow6     
 SalwickReed Bunting2+ cover cropSD462331  
  Greenfinch2+ cover cropSD462331   
  Chaffinch5 cover cropSD462331   
  Tree Sparrow1 cover cropSD462331   
  Pied Wagtail1malecover cropSD462331   
  Snipe1      
  Sparrowhawk1      
 TrealesChaffinchc45 Jacobs Lane   
  Greenfinch2 Jacobs Lane    
  Buzzard1 Jacobs Lane    
 Carr House Green CommonStonechat1female    
  Bullfinch53 males, 2 females     
  Reed Bunting4      
  Coal Tit1+      
  Robin3      
  Tree Sparrow1      
  Snipe1      
  Chaffinch6+      
  Great Tit5      
Fylde Bird Club