Sightings for June 2021

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  Location Species Count Age / Sex Notes Grid Ref Source  
15th June
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseBlackcap131f12 male, 11 singing TS  
  Swallow2      
  Reed Bunting2m, f     
  Long-​tailed Tit6+ Around NW corner pond    
  Coot53 juvs2 pools    
  Greylag Goose2ads     
  Canada Goose2214 ads, 8 juvs     
  Mute Swan114 ads, 7 young     
 Marton MereSwift25+ At 19.30 TS  
  House Martin3      
  Swallow2      
  Buzzard1 Pylon    
  Lapwing1ad     
  Linnet2 East end    
 Starr GateShelduck25 south. Watch 0545-​0930. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Common Scoter550      
  Manx Shearwater48 north.    
  Gannet19 north.    
  Knot14 south.    
  Sandwich Tern10 south.    
  Common Tern4 north.    
  Arctic Tern3 north.    
  Bottlenose Dolphin7 north.    
  Harbour Porpoise1 north.    
 Marton MereMute Swan82 ads + 6 juvs1st brood TS  
  Wigeon1m     
  Gadwall1m     
  Little Owl1 Small barn roof    
  Kestrel2m, f     
  Tree Sparrow2 Mere View    
 Blackpool ZooReed Warbler2 1 singing, Village entrance pool TS  
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe2ads  TS  
  Mute Swan8+ads, 6 & 2 juvs     
  Tufted Duck1m     
 Salisbury WoodlandRing-​necked Parakeet1   TS  
 Winmarleigh MossLesser Whitethroat1   DKF  
14th June
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLesser Whitethroat2 Singing. East side of crossing path, scrub at east side of pool east of practice field TS  
  Whitethroat1 Central scrub    
  Willow Warbler1 Singing, NW pit    
  Swallow2      
  Oystercatcher1      
  Canada Goose248 juvs, 2 young     
  Mute Swan114 ads, 7 young2 ads + 5 young -​ west side pool. 2 ads + 2 young (from 8) -​ Stone-​banked pool. 6 young taken since yesterday    
 Marton MereSand Martin2   TS  
  House Martin2      
  Swift30+      
  Swallow2      
  Linnet1      
  Mute Swan82 ads + 6 young1st brood. 2nd brood of 6 showed yesterday    
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe2ads  TS  
  Stock Dove1 Heron island    
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull8ads     
13th June
 Fairhaven LakeCanada Goose254adultsmany joining a moult flock. Also 54 goslings FW  
  Mute Swan42pairsbroods cuuren tly surviving at y/8 and y/5    
  Tufted Duck2males     
 HambletonKestrel1   Paul Ellis  
  Buzzard2      
 Height o' th' HillKestrel1   P. Ellis / P. Slade  
 The HeadsWhitethroat1 carrying food P. Slade  
  Song Thrush1 carrying food    
 Fleetwood MarshGrey Heron2   P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Oystercatcher2      
  Cormorant1      
  Shelduck92 ad, 7 juvs     
  Black-​headed Gull2      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull27      
  Herring Gull129      
  Swift26      
 Arm HillOystercatcher890   P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Redshank2 agitated, calling constantly. Assumed to have young    
  Lapwing16      
  Shelduck6034 ad, 26 juvsthree broods: 15, 6 and 5    
  Cormorant1      
  Black-​headed Gull1      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull1      
  Herring Gull1      
  Mallard1      
  Lesser Whitethroat1 sining UU compound    
  Whitethroat2 singing    
 Barnaby's SandsRedshank4 at least two pairs mobbing crows and constantly calling and agitated. Assumed to have young P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Oystercatcher2 pair attacking crow    
  Meadow Pipit3      
  Reed Bunting2malessinging    
  Lapwing1      
  Skylark1 singing    
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull2      
  Herring Gull1      
  Shelduck102 ad, 8 juvs     
  Eider3 large juvs or females (view brief)    
  Mallard2      
 Agglebys PitOystercatcher119 ad, 2 juvtwo small juvs from two broods visible. 2 ads apparently sittingSD356459P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Lapwing1513 ad 1 adult apparently sitting SD356459   
  Lapwing11 juvone small juv visible.SD35664587   
  Lapwing11 juvone small juv visible.SD35344605   
  Shelduck2      
  Sedge Warbler1 singing    
  Buzzard2      
  Swift2      
  Reed Warbler2 one singing, upstream of Hackensall Tidal FlapSD35094658   
 Wardley's CreekMallard1711 ad, 7 small juv  P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Shelduck18      
  Canada Goose8      
  Grey Heron1      
  Little Egret2      
  Cormorant1      
  Curlew7      
  Oystercatcher10      
  Lapwing11      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull59      
  Herring Gull1      
  Black-​headed Gull3      
  Common Tern2      
  Reed Bunting1      
  Skylark1 singing    
  Chiffchaff1 singing    
  Whitethroat1 singing    
  Song Thrush1 singing    
 Shard BridgeLapwing14   P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Oystercatcher3      
  Grey Heron1      
  Little Egret2      
  Shelduck2      
  Mallard30      
  Canada Goose1      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull2      
  Black-​headed Gull5      
  House Martin2 attending nest on pub    
 Skippool CreekLesser Black-​backed Gull42   P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Herring Gull8      
  Black-​headed Gull14      
  Grey Heron3      
  Little Egret1      
  Mallard15      
  Shelduck3      
  Curlew6      
  Lapwing4      
  Oystercatcher1      
  Sparrowhawk1male     
 Ramper PotShelduck20   P. Ellis / P. Slade/ WeBS  
  Mallard2      
  Curlew2      
  Oystercatcher5      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull14      
  Lapwing2      
  Little Egret1      
  Black-​headed Gull2      
  Common Gull11st s     
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Grey Heron1      
  Reed Bunting1 singing    
  Chiffchaff1 singing    
  Whitethroat1 singing    
  Greenfinch1 song flighting    
  Redshank2 display flighting over marsh between here and Stanah    
  Skylark1 singing over marsh between here and Stanah    
  Greylag Goose2      
 Pilling LaneSiskin1malegarden Beach Road Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
  Whitethroat1 singing and nest building, gardens Beach Road    
  Raven2 over calling    
 Poulton-le-FyldeTawny Owl1 Calling Moorland Rd Cemetery area Jol  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseCetti's Warbler1 Sinnging, NW pit TS  
  Willow Warbler1 Singing, NW pit    
  Lesser Whitethroat1 Singing, east side of crossing path    
  Whitethroat1 Singing, central    
  Blackcap6 Singing    
  Chiffchaff9 Singing    
  Swift2 Over NW corner    
  Swallow1      
  Reed Bunting1m     
  Oystercatcher1 Green 1    
  Canada Goose2515 ads4 ads + 4 & 4 juvs, 2 ads + 2 young    
  Mute Swan174 ads, 13 young     
 Poulton-le-FyldeWhitethroat3AdultsOld Field Carr. All scolding from different territories. Barry Dyson  
  Long-​tailed Tit14 Old Field Carr    
  Four-​spotted Chaser5 Old Field Carr.    
  Emperor dragonfly1mOld Field Carr    
 Marton MereSkylark1 Singing over SE field TS  
  Buzzard2 Over Gipsy Hole Wood    
  Lapwing1ad     
  Swift20+ At 19.30    
  Wigeon1m     
 Warton BankRaven7 Possibly 2 family groups .  DS  
  Avocet30+      
  Buzzard2      
  Lesser Whitethroat1      
  Starling60+      
 Myerscough QuarryWigeon1m    
  Great Crested Grebe3 one on nest    
  Mallard28      
  Coot1+ one recently hatched juv    
  Canada Goose28 14 ads, broods of 7, 5 and 2    
  Grey Heron3      
  Tufted Duck43m, f     
  Little Grebec5      
 Preesall HillSpoonbill2 flew high south at 12:35SD364470Karl Penswick  
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe2adsDisplaying TS  
 StainingHouse Martin6 Over south end TS  
  Buzzard1 Circling over south end    
  Swallow2 Mere View    
  Tree Sparrow2 Mere View    
 Warbreck HillSong Thrush1 With snail on Tower View DJM  
  Blackcap2mSinging in Golden triangle & Magpie Wood     
  Chiffchaff1mSinging in Golden triangle    
 Devonshire Rock GardensSong Thrush1   DJM  
  Whitethroat1 SW corner of S field with food    
  Blackcap1mSinging in Butterfly zone     
  Chiffchaff1mSinging in Butterfly Zone    
  Swift5      
 Meagles LaneYellowhammer76 M & 1 FBBS -​ Female carrying food -​ YH numbers have improved this year compared to the previous 5 year trend for the square Ian Walker  
  Lesser Whitethroat1M     
12th June
 Fleetwood Marsh Nature ParkSwift17   Barry Dyson  
  Stonechat21m, 1juv     
 Warbreck HillCurlew1 N over garden calling then singing DJM  
 Little SingletonMandarin1fFlew west over B5260   
  Goldcrest1msinging south of Singleton crossroads    
  Chiffchaff3msinging in BBS tetrad SD3739    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseGreat Crested Grebe1adStone-​banked pool TS  
  Oystercatcher1 Green 1    
  Mistle Thrush2 NW green    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1+ Male on green by crossing path. Earlier 1 SW area    
  Lesser Whitethroat1 Singing near east side of crossing path    
  Willow Warbler2 Singing    
  House Martin4      
  Swallow4      
  Buzzard1 Over NW corner    
 Blackpool ZooReed Warbler2 1 singing, Village entrance pool TS  
  Moorhen103 ads 2 ads + 6 small young. 1 ad + 1 juv, entrance pool    
 Marton MereSwift15+   TS  
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1fNE scrub    
  Skylark1 Singing over SE field    
  Lapwing3ads     
  Buzzard1 Over east fields    
  Kestrel1m     
  Stock Dove5      
  Wigeon1m     
 Ridge FarmPied Wagtail3 fledged juvs around pond Paul Ellis  
  Sand Martin1 pond    
 Preesall FlashesLesser Whitethroat1 singing at south end   
 Wesham MarshStarling30+ Mainly juveniles  Lee h  
  Whitethroat4      
  Sedge Warbler2      
 Preston DockCommon Tern6056 Ad 4 YTwo boxes with chicks on wave breaker 16 west set -​ both boxes fitted with canes.  Ian Walker  
  Moorhen5      
  Coot3      
11th June
 Hackensall HallJay1     
  Chiffchaff22 males2 singing    
  Song Thrush22 males2 singing    
  Whitethroat2 to east    
  Blackcap21+ male1 singing    
 Knott EndKestrel1     
 Coat Walls FarmGreylag Goose90  SD359468  
  Redshank1  SD357469   
  Lapwing4      
 Parrox HallStock Dove2 1 singing at Curwen's Hall Farm   
  Swift3      
 Knott EndSedge Warbler2 singing from ditch Meadow LaneSD356478Paul Ellis  
  Reed Bunting1 singing hedge along old railway lineSD355477   
 Anchorsholme ParkRinged Plover2adultson territory for at least three weeks DH  
 Marton MereCommon Tern3ads18.10-​18.12, then vanished TS  
  Swift35+ 18.20    
  Oystercatcher1 Over west    
  Mute Swan82 ads + 6 young1st brood not showing    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseGreat Crested Grebe1adCentral pool TS  
  Little Grebe2juvs     
  Oystercatcher3 Green 1    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing, NW pit    
  Whitethroat1 West side pool scrub    
  House Martin2      
  Swallow2      
 Fairhaven BeachOystercatcher120 majority 2CY birds Ian Walker WeBS  
 Fairhaven LakeMute Swan94 Ad 5 cygnet  Ian Walker WeBS  
  Tufted Duck1Drake     
  Mallard20 More will be on the island moulting    
 Church ScarTurnstone101 Including Colour flagged bird ringed by Mid Wales Ringing Group Ian Walker WeBS  
  Ringed Plover119      
  Dunlin50      
 Lytham JettyEider102 Incoming tide 1015hrs -​ due to the wind the river was choppy so difficult to see any juvs Ian Walker WeBS  
  Shelduck31      
  Redshank29      
 Newton MarshAvocet96 Ad 3 Juv  Ian Walker  
  Shelduck102 Ad 8 yBreeding Confirmed     
 HollowforthBlackcap1malesinging   
  Song Thrush2      
 Stanley ParkSwift35+ Over the field north of Weymouth Road, a.m. TS  
 Poulton-le-FyldeJay1 Wyre Civic Centre Car Park Jol  
10th June
 Conder GreenCommon Tern7+ 5 nests reported, 3 nests on raft inc one with 1+ small chicks  Paul Ellis  
  Avocetc20 two broods of 3 on creek inc one with yellow colour rings. 4+ chciks on pool    
  Redshank95 ad, 4 juvsbrood of 4 small juvs on pool    
  Oystercatcher  4+ broods on pool: one of 3, one of 2, 2+ of one    
  Little Ringed Plover1      
  Reed Bunting1mcarrying food on estuary    
  Black-​headed Gull  many pairs with juvs, c 7 broods seen    
 Marton MereMute Swan164 ads, 12 young  TS  
  Wigeon1m     
  Great Black-​backed Gull4adsUnusual in June    
  Buzzard1 Over east fields    
  Sparrowhawk1m     
  Lapwing2ads     
  Stock Dove6 Barn roof    
  Pied Wagtail2juvsSouth bank grass    
  Goldfinch9 NE scrub    
  House Martin1      
  Swift30+ At 18.30    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseBuzzard1 Low over NW corner pond TS  
  Sparrowhawk1fAbove the Buzzard    
  Canada Goose1511 ads, 4 juvs     
  Lesser Whitethroat1 Singing, east side of crossing path    
  House Martin1      
  Swallow1      
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe1ad  TS  
  Mute Swan8+ads, 8 young     
  Tufted Duck42m     
  Ring-​necked Parakeet2      
9th June
 Preston DockCommon Tern5958 ads and chick    
  Swift1      
  Moorhen2 1 on nest    
  Coot4 1 on nest    
  Great Black-​backed Gull2      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull15      
  Black-​headed Gull10      
 Knott EndSwift3     
 St Michael's on WyreKingfisher1   Barry Dyson  
  Sand Martin10+ Minimum of 5 nest holes occupied    
  Nuthatch1      
  Blackcap1mSinging    
  Chiffchaff1msinging    
  Orange-​tip1m     
  Banded Demoiselle1m     
 Marton MereSwift40+ At 18.00 TS  
  House Martin4      
  Great Black-​backed Gull1ad     
  Lapwing3ads     
  Buzzard1      
  Pied Wagtail1ad     
  Stock Dove3      
  Large Skipper1 East marsh    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseWillow Warbler1 Singing, NW pit TS  
  Reed Warbler2 West side pool    
  Whitethroat1 West side pool bushes    
  House Martin1      
  Swallow2      
  Swift10      
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1 West side green    
  Mistle Thrush1 Green 1    
  Kestrel1m     
  Long-​tailed Tit18ads, juvsNW end    
  Mute Swan174 ads, 13 young     
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe1ad  TS  
 WharlesCorn Bunting1 Salwick road on telegraph wire Steve Swift  
 Blackpool AirportCanada Goose78 North 13:30 RJS  
  Starling200      
  Linnet83 fledged young      
8th June
 Windy HarbourBuzzard2 to west   
 Winmarleigh MossLapwing30 on carbon storage project land MEv  
  Redshank2 on carbon storage project land    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker3      
  Willow Warbler44 34 singing, 3 carrying food    
  Sedge Warbler1      
  Blackcap1 singing    
  Whitethroat5 3 singing    
  Stonechat2m, f      
  Meadow Pipit14 5 singing, 3 carrying food    
  Reed Bunting86m, 2f4 singing, one carrying food    
 Starr GateCanada Goose165 25 sth. 140nth. Watch 0530-​1000. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Greylag Goose3 north.    
  Shelduck13 south.    
  Eider2 north.    
  Common Scoter185      
  Manx Shearwater355 south.    
  Great Crested Grebe2 south.    
  Gannet42 25 sth. 17 nth.    
  Cormorant4 south.    
  Kittiwake12 south.    
  Sandwich Tern31 south.    
  Guillemot21 9 sth. 12 nth.    
  Harbour Porpoise2      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Grebe1ad  TS  
  Mute Swan174 ads, 13 young     
  Canada Goose128 ads, 4 juvs     
  Greylag Goose1ad     
  Buzzard2 Over central area    
  Reed Bunting2m     
  Whitethroat1 West side pool scrub    
  House Martin1      
  Swallow1      
 Marton MereSwift16   TS  
  House Martin2      
  Swallow2      
  Lapwing3ads     
  Oystercatcher1 SE field    
  Buzzard3 2 over Gipsy Hole Wood, 1 over the mere    
  Kestrel1      
  Stock Dove5      
  Linnet1      
  Pied Wagtail1adBarn area    
  Wigeon1m     
  Mute Swan164 ads, 12 young     
 WeetonCanada Goose12 On flood SD388337Barry Dyson  
  Shelduck111 ad, 10 ducklingsOn flood SD388337   
  Pied Wagtail1 On flood SD388337   
  Buzzard1 Over    
  Swift5 Over at Weeton Lane HeadsSD3834   
 Conder GreenCetti's Warbler1   Dave Ousey  
  Reed Warbler2      
  Sedge Warbler4      
  Willow Warbler2      
  Common Tern8      
  Little Egret1      
  Avocet20 Including chicks    
  Oystercatcher4      
  Black-​headed Gull30      
  Tufted Duck5      
  Shelduck2      
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe1ad  TS  
  Mute Swan8+ads + 6 & 2 young     
  Nuthatch2 Stump circle area    
 Knott EndCanada Goose80 on sea   
 Poulton-le-FyldeNuthatch2 Moorland Gardens Jol  
7th June
 Carr House Green CommonJay1   MEv  
  Willow Warbler6 all singing    
  Chiffchaff4 all singing    
  Sedge Warbler5 2 singing    
  Blackcap3 all singing    
  Lesser Whitethroat1 singing    
  Whitethroat10 4 singing, 4 carrying food in different parts of the common    
  Bullfinch21 maleone heard only    
  Reed Bunting76m4 singing    
 Fleetwood FerryGrey Heron1     
  Curlew5      
  Herring Gull300      
 Knott End Golf CoursePeregrine1adultflew over   
  Blackcap1malesingingSD346480   
  Whitethroat1female SD346481   
  Swift2      
 Poulton-le-FyldeWhitethroat1mUttering alarm call at Old Field Carr.SD3538Barry Dyson  
 Little PoultonWhitethroat1mCarrying foodSD3639Barry Dyson  
  Chiffchaff1mSingingSD3639   
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLesser Whitethroat1 Singing, east side of crossing path TS  
  Reed Warbler2 Singing, west side pool, east side pond    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing, NW pit    
  House Martin3 Over central area    
  Swallow2      
  Canada Goose84 ads, 4 juvs     
  Mute Swan174 ads, 13 young     
 Marton MereSwift25+ 18.00-​18.30 TS  
  Lapwing3adsEast field    
  Black-​headed Gull1ad     
  Linnet1 Island    
  Mute Swan164 ads, 12 young     
 Starr GateCanada Goose87 19 sth. 68 nth. Watch 0545-​1000. L.G.B. S.C, S.S.  
  Greylag Goose2 north.    
  Shelduck42 south.    
  Eider4 north.    
  Common Scoter795      
  Manx Shearwater144 132 sth. 12 nth.    
  Gannet76 70 sth. 6 nth.    
  Whimbrel1 south.    
  Kittiwake15 south.    
  Sandwich Tern17 15 sth. 2 nth.    
  Guillemot18 2 sth. 16 nth.    
 Knott EndReed Bunting1male    
  Sparrowhawk1      
  Swift3      
  Starling80      
 Hackensall HallGrey Heron3Juvenile Still on nests DB  
 Knott EndCanada Goose29 Over Esplanade out to sea DB  
6th June
 CockerhamStock Dove2  SD453513  
 Knott EndSparrowhawk1     
 Poulton-le-FyldeTawny Owl1 Calling Moorland Rd  Jol  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseMute Swan174 ads, 13 young  TS  
  Tufted Duck1m     
  Oystercatcher2 Over    
  Stock Dove3 Over west    
  Reed Bunting1m     
  Whitethroat1 West side pool bushes    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing, NW pit    
  Swallow1      
  Robin1juv.West side    
  Broad-​bodied Chaser1mEast side Typha pond    
 Marton MereSand Martin4 Low north over embankment TS  
  Swift18 At 19.40    
  Swallow2      
  Pied Wagtail1adEast field    
  Linnet2 Island    
  Lapwing1ad     
  Buzzard1 Over Chain Lane    
  Kestrel1f     
  Wigeon1m     
  Gadwall1m     
  Mute Swan8ads + 6 young2nd. brood not showing    
 StainingHouse Martin6 Over south end TS  
  Buzzard2 Circling over Windmill area    
 Blackpool ZooReed Warbler2 1 singing, Village entrance pool TS  
 Salisbury WoodlandRing-​necked Parakeet1   TS  
  Stock Dove1      
 Stanley ParkMute Swan8+ads + 6 & 2 young  TS  
 Carr House Green CommonKestrel1m  Steve Swift  
  Buzzard1      
  Whitethroat2m,fFemale bringing food to nest    
  Chiffchaff2      
  Corn Bunting32m, f     
  Swallow1      
 Starr GateCanada Goose3 north. Watch 0545-​0930. L.G.B. S.C. M.J.  
  Shelduck22 south.    
  Common Scoter497 410 sth. 87 nth.    
  Manx Shearwater37 31 sth. 6 nth.    
  Gannet41 10 sth. 31 nth.    
  Cormorant4 south.    
  Kittiwake7 north.    
  Sandwich Tern10 south.    
  Guillemot21 15 sth. 6 nth.    
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill7 5 sth. 2 nth.    
  Swallow1 north.    
 Rossall PointSandwich Tern2 06:50-​09:30 RJS  
  Gannet38 Feeding     
  Kittiwake21 SW    
  Manx Shearwater35 SW    
  Shelduck2 W    
  Common Scoter7 W    
  Greylag Goose4 N    
  Guillemot1 W    
  Cormorant4 E    
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill5 W    
  Starling195 Golf course    
  Herring Gull1500      
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull250      
 Fleetwood Marsh Nature ParkSedge Warbler4   RJS  
  Reed Warbler2      
  Cetti's Warbler32 singing      
  Reed Bunting64 males, 2 female     
  Whitethroat4      
  Whimbrel1 North    
  Lesser Whitethroat1      
  Blackcap1      
  Tufted Duck75 M 2 F     
  Great Spotted Woodpecker21 M 1juv     
  Swift20      
  Great Crested Grebe31 juv      
  Little Grebe2      
 Fleetwood CemeteryStarling67   RJS  
 Rossall SchoolStarling113   RJS  
  Sedge Warbler2      
  Reed Bunting4      
  Herring Gull101juv , 4 juv On nests    
 Blackpool AirportStarling263   RJS  
 Blackpool North Shore Golf CourseLesser Whitethroat1   RJS  
  Mistle Thrush53 juv     
  Chiffchaff2      
  Starling314      
5th June
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseLittle Grebe3ad, 2 juvs2 pools TS  
  Mute Swan12+2 ads + 8 youngfem. + young (probably 5) out of view in reeds    
  Tufted Duck32m, fPair, male -​ 2 pools     
  Buzzard1 Circling high over NW corner    
  Kestrel1 Over field south of Newton Hall caravans    
  Reed Bunting1mPond in field NE of crossing path    
  Great Spotted Woodpecker1fSouth end green    
  Pheasant1mWest of The Nook    
  Oystercatcher4 Central green    
  Mistle Thrush1 Green 1    
  Lesser Whitethroat1 Singing, east side of crossing path    
  Whitethroat1 Rough, south of green 18    
  Reed Warbler1 Singing, west side pool    
  Willow Warbler1 Singing, SE corner    
  Swallow2 Over west side pools    
 Marton MereMute Swan164 ads, 12 young  TS  
  Wigeon1m     
  Gadwall1m     
  Buzzard3 Pylons    
  Kestrel1f     
  Lapwing1adEast field    
  Pied Wagtail32 ads + juvEast field    
  Linnet2 Island    
  Reed Bunting4mSinging, embankment reeds    
  Swift14 At 18.30    
  Common Blue butterfly1m     
 Stalmine Moss SideCorn Bunting1malesinging Union Lane Paul Slade  
 Bradshaw Lane HeadCorn Bunting3 2 singing males Paul Slade  
 Eagland HillBarn Owl1   Paul Slade  
  Yellowhammer1malesinging    
 Fluke HallLesser Redpoll1 over east Paul Slade  
  Swift5 east    
  Common Blue butterfly1      
  new species1 Cinnabar Moth    
  Raven4      
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe1ad  TS  
  Mute Swan8+ads + 6 & 2 young     
  Tufted Duck32m     
  Grey Heron6juvs5 Heron island fence    
 Rossall SchoolGreylag Goose7 north JSc  
  Grey Heron1 north    
  Herring Gull  thousands of large gulls feeding close inshore along the entire length of coast and out into morecambe bay    
  Swift4      
  Swallowc20      
  House Martin5      
  Sedge Warbler2 singing    
  Whitethroat2      
  Reed Buntingc10      
  Starling220 playing field at south end    
 Knott EndCanada Goose12 flew south   
4th June
 Poulton-le-FyldeSparrowhawk1 Moorland Road Paul Slade  
 Marton MereMarsh Harrier1Imm mBriefly over mere from E then left SE DJM  
  Grasshopper Warbler2 Singing north and south ends of east embankment    
  Cetti's Warbler5 NE corner to BBC hide     
  Lapwing1 Scrape    
  Wigeon1mScrape    
  Mallard11 Scrape    
  Swift3      
  House Martin1      
 Marton MereMarsh Harrier1Male  EJ , DJM  
 PreesallLesser Whitethroat1 Singing by Back lane near junction with Acres laneSD3647Barry Dyson  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseMute Swan174 ads, 13 young  TS  
  Canada Goose84 ads, 4 juvs     
  Greylag Goose1ad     
  Oystercatcher1 Green 1    
  Mistle Thrush1 Green 1    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing, NW pit    
  Willow Warbler1 Singing    
  Reed Warbler1 Singing, west side pool    
  Swallow2 Over west side pools    
 StainingBuzzard2 Circling over south end TS  
  House Martin4 Over south end    
 Marton MereMute Swan175 ads, 12 young  TS  
  Wigeon1m     
  Lapwing53 ads, 2 juvs2 juvs by small SE field flood    
  Buzzard4 Over Gipsy Hole Wood/pylons     
  Stock Dove6 Barn roof    
  Reed Bunting2m, fEast end of main dyke    
  Skylark1 Ascended singing near east end of main dyke    
  Reed Warbler2 Singing towards east end of main dyke    
  Sedge Warbler1 Singing towards east end of main dyke    
  Pied Wagtail1 Island pool banks    
  Swift25 Influx at 19.30    
 Blackpool North Shore Golf CourseSpotted Flycatcher1   RJS  
  Lesser Whitethroat2Singing      
  Starling400 Small groups feeding all over     
3rd June
 Fluke HallLapwing42 ad, 2 juvtwo new small juvs on field south of car park Paul Ellis  
 Marton MereBuzzard3 Over Gipsy Hole Wood/pylons TS  
  Kestrel1m     
  Stock Dove6 Barn roof    
  Lapwing2 Over east fields    
  Oystercatcher1 Over east fields    
  Pied Wagtail1 East field    
  Gadwall2      
  Mute Swan8+ads + 6 youngSecond brood not showing    
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseGreat Crested Grebe1adMorning TS  
  Little Grebe4ad + 3 juvsFully grown juvs, west side pool. Only viewed 2 when small.    
  Mute Swan174 ads, 13 young     
  Canada Goose84 ads, 4 juvs     
  Oystercatcher1 Green 1    
  Reed Bunting1      
  Reed Warbler2 1 singing, west side pool    
  Lesser Whitethroat1 Singing, east side of crossing path    
  Whitethroat2 Collecting food, west side pool scrub    
  Willow Warbler3 Singing    
  Cetti's Warbler1 Singing by pond near NW pit    
  Swift6 Low over west side pool    
  Swallow4 SW area    
  Long-​tailed Tit6+4+ juvsWest side    
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe1adEvening TS  
  Mute Swan8+ads, 6 & 2 young     
  Tufted Duck32m     
 Haslam ParkRing-​necked Parakeet4+ 4 mobbing a Sparrowhawk 1 by pond  Stu Milne  
  Sparrowhawk2      
  Kestrel1F     
  Blackcap2Males      
  Whitethroat3      
  Sedge Warbler1      
  Chiffchaff4      
  Willow Warbler1      
  Grey Heron1 In middle of pond     
  Song Thrush1      
  Swift6+      
 Marton MereGarganey1maleEast end TS  
  Shoveler1m     
  Wigeon1m     
  Water Rail1 Calling, embankment reeds    
 CockersandRinged Plover104 Plover Scar roost DH  
  Dunlin85 Plover Scar roost    
  Turnstone3 Plover Scar roost    
  Whimbrel1 Plover Scar roost    
 Wesham MarshMarsh Harrier1juv  a myo  
2nd June
 Poulton-le-Fyldenew species1 Unidentified raptor flew NW 07.20 pursued by gulls, seen without bins, very white underparts, presumably same bird as eagle sp seen 25 mins later at North Shore GC then Starr Gate Paul Slade  
 Green Dick's LaneLesser Whitethroat1 singing just east of Muffy's Platt Paul Ellis / Kinta Beaver  
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseGreat Crested Grebe1adEvening, central pool TS  
  Mute Swan174 ads, 13 young     
  Canada Goose62 ads + 4 juvs     
  Coot7ad + 5 juvsAnother ad on different pool (1 of failed nesting pair)    
  Oystercatcher1 Green 1    
  Reed Bunting1      
  Reed Warbler1 West side pool    
  Whitethroat2 Collecting food, rough area south side of green 18    
  Swift2      
  Swallow3      
  Common Blue butterfly1m     
  Red Admiral1      
 Marton MereWigeon1m  TS  
  Gadwall7      
  Snipe1 Island pool    
  Lapwing2 Over east fields    
  Oystercatcher1 Over east fields    
  Buzzard2 Over Gipsy Hole Wood    
  Swift11      
  Fox1 Island    
 Stanley ParkGreat Crested Grebe1adMorning TS  
  Mute Swan5446 ad/2cy6 & 2 young    
  Grey Wagtail2 On east bridge    
 Starr GateCanada Goose44 south. Watch 0545-​1000. L.G.B. S.C.  
  Shelduck4 south.    
  Eider1 north.    
  Goosander2 north.    
  Manx Shearwater56 13 sth. 43 nth.    
  Great Crested Grebe1 north.    
  Gannet46 north.    
  Cormorant3 north.    
  Kittiwake53 north.    
  Sandwich Tern8 south.    
  Guillemot10 4 sth. 6nth.    
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill16 2 sth. 14 nth.    
  Swift3 north.    
  Swallow10 north.    
  Bottlenose Dolphin13 north.    
 Starr Gatenew species1 Eagle sp South 08:20, lost over LSANR RJS, LGB, SC  
 Blackpool North Shore Golf Coursenew species1 Eagle sp South 07:45 RJS  
  Mistle Thrush42juv      
  Chiffchaff1      
  Whitethroat2      
 Fairhaven DunesWhitethroat3   AA  
  Meadow Pipit2      
  Song Thrush1      
  Greenfinch4      
  Stonechat1      
  Swift5 Over AKS school    
  Swallow4      
  Linnet11      
  Small White14      
  Common Blue butterfly9      
  Speckled Wood1      
  Broad-​bodied Chaser1f     
 Lytham St Annes Nature ReserveWhitethroat4   AA  
  Reed Bunting4      
  Skylark4      
  Meadow Pipit1      
  Small Heath37      
  Common Blue butterfly17      
  Painted Lady2      
  Speckled Wood2      
  Small White1      
  Four-​spotted Chaser1      
  Smooth Newt9      
 Blackpool North ShoreSwift1 S along cliffs DJM  
  Small Tortoiseshell1 N along cliffs    
  new species1 4-​spotted chaser N along cliffs    
 Blackpool ZooBullfinch1mTrees around Village entrance pool TS  
1st June
 Out RawcliffeMistle Thrush1 telegraph wire whin lane B Wood  
 Fluke HallWhitethroat4 hedges along sea wall Dave Gove  
  House Martin5 over car park     
  Painted Lady8 a small influx maybe 8 very active along sea wall boulders     
  Common Blue butterfly1      
 Herons' Reach Golf CourseMute Swan174 ads + 8 & 5 young  TS  
  Great Crested Grebe1adCentral pool    
  Little Grebe1ad     
  Oystercatcher1 Green 1    
  Reed Bunting1m     
  Lesser Whitethroat1 East side of crossing path    
  Whitethroat1 Rough, south side of green 18    
  Willow Warbler2 Singing, NW pit, SE corner    
  Reed Warbler3 Singing, west side pool, east side Typha pond, ditch NW of The Nook    
 Marton MereMute Swan164 ads + 6 & 6 young  TS  
  Wigeon1m     
  Great Black-​backed Gull2ads     
  Lesser Black-​backed Gull12ads     
  Lapwing2adsSE field    
  Oystercatcher1 East field    
  Stock Dove4 Barn roof    
  Little Owl1 Small barn roof    
  Sedge Warbler3 2 east marsh, 1 by north path    
  Swift2 a.m.    
  Fox1 Island    
 Stanley ParkMute Swan8+ads + 6 & 2 young  TS  
  Goldcrest2 Conifers by golf course    
 Salisbury WoodlandRing-​necked Parakeet1   TS  
  Blackcap2m     
  Chiffchaff1m     
  Song Thrush1      
 StainingBuzzard1 Circling over south end  TS  
  House Martin6+ Over south end    
  Swallow2m, fMere View    
  Robin2ad + juvThe Nook    
 Fleetwood CemeteryLesser Whitethroat1   RJS  
 Skippool CreekRaven1 On North side near Hambleton  RJS  
  Little Egret7      
  Reed Bunting32 M 1FRamper Pott    
  Canada Goose1 On river     
 Lytham St Annes Nature ReserveSpotted Flycatcher2 Together  RJS  
  Whitethroat5      
 Lytham St Annes Nature ReserveSpotted Flycatcher1   M Jones  
  Lesser Redpoll1      
 Knott EndSwift5 Over Willow Close and Saltmarsh 1600 AC  
 Starr GateGannet38 S 33 N 5. Sea watch 0545-​0900   
  Shelduck12 South     
  Red-​throated Diver2 South     
  Common Scoter9 S 2 N 7    
  Common Tern2 South     
  Sandwich Tern5 South     
  Guillemot2 South     
  Razorbill5 S 3 N 2    
  unidentified Guillemot or Razorbill22 South    
  Mute Swan1 South     
  Cormorant6 South     
  Canada Goose1 South     
  Swallow3 North     
  Bottlenose Dolphin3 North     
 Bone HillQuail1 calling south of Bone Hill Bridge from grassSD430463Paul Ellis  
  Corn Bunting3 singing south of road     
  Yellowhammer2males1 singingSD437459   
  Reed Bunting1msingingSD437459   
 Knott EndLittle Egret1 Ferry slip DB  
  Swift3 Over cafe    
 Knott EndSwift1 Esplanade  DB  
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