Category Archives: Bird Surveys

South Cheshire WeBS Highlights weekend 8/9th November 2014

Arclid SQ, Sandbach = 120 Black- headed Gulls, 1 Caspian Gull, 6 Herring Gulls, 1200 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 229 Mallard and 67 Tufted Gulls. Burleydam Pool, near Whitchurch = 57 Black-headed Gulls, 117 Lapwing, 1 Lesser Black-backed … Continue reading

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South Cheshire WeBS Highlights weekend 11/12th October 2014

Acre Dell Pools near Congleton = 520 Canada Geese, 210 Common Gulls, 56 Mute Swans and 3 Pink-footed Geese. Arclid SQ, Sandbach = 241 Black-headed Gulls = 251, 1 Kingfisher, 200 Lapwing, 589 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 251 Mallard, 51 Tufted Ducks … Continue reading

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South Cheshire WeBS Highlights weekend 6/7th September 2014

Acrlid SQ, Sandbach = 115 Black-headed Gulls + 1 Kingfisher + 200 Lapwing + 500 Lesser Black-backed Gulls + 186 Mallard and 1 Yellow legged Gull. Bache House near Nantwich = 3 Green Sandpipers. Burleydam pool near Whitchurch = 20 … Continue reading

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South Cheshire WeBS Highlights weekend 9/10th August 2014

Arclid SQ, Sandbach = 114 Lapwing + 78 Lesser Black-backed Gulls. Burleydam Pool near Whitchurch = 112 Canada Geese, 27 Greylag Geese and 8 Mute Swans. Comber Mere near Whitchurch = 1 Common Sandpiper. Nantwich Boating Lake = 26 Black … Continue reading

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South Cheshire WeBS Highlights weekend 19/20th April 2014

Baddiley Meres near Nantwich = 36 Mute Swans. Burleydam Pool, near Whitchurch = Mute Swans = 11 + Shelduck = 7. Comber Mere near Whitchurch = Mute Swans = 11 + Shelduck = 14. Nantwich Boating Lake = Mallard = … Continue reading

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South Cheshire WeBS Highlights weekend 15/16th March 2014

Arclid SQ, Sandbach = 7 Goosanders. Baddiley Meres near Nantwich = 20 Mute Swan, 2 Whooper Swans, 8 Snipe and 2 Jack Snipe. Burleydam Pool near Whitchurch = 1 Curlew, 20 Mute Swans and 162 Wigeon. Comber Mere near Whitchurch … Continue reading

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S. Cheshire Wetland Bird Survey Highlights 15/16th February

Arclid SQ, Sandbach = 331 Black-headed Gulls + 117 Lesser Black-backed Gulls +                                        + 4 Oystercatchers. Baddiley Meres, Nantwich = 100 Lapwing, Mute Swans = 20, 8 Snipe +                                                   2 Jack Snipe. Comber Mere near Whitchurch = 18 … Continue reading

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