Category Archives: Uncategorized

Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing January 2018

During January the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 8 swans. These included 3 second year, 1 third year and 4 Adults. These included 2 Controls. Highest Site Counts were as follows: – Acre Dell Pools near Congleton … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Weather Records for Rope near Crewe in Cheshire January 2018

Lowest Night Temperature = – 1.6 Degrees Centigrade = 7th. Highest Day Temperature = 14.9 Degrees Centigrade = 28th. Average Minimum Temperature = 2.08 C  (Av. = 1.1 C). Average Maximum Temperature = 7.9 C  (Av. = 6.6 C). Highest … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

South Cheshire Wetland Bird Survey Highlights January 21st 2018

Arclid SQ,Sandbach = Cormorants = 26, Goosander = 8, Lesser Black-Backed Gull = 42, Mallard = 156 and Tufted Duck = 30. Baddiley Meres,Nantwich = Black Headed Gull = 138, Canada Goose = 140, Coot = 30, Snipe = 38 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing December 2017

During December 2017, the Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringed a total of 10 Mute Swans. These comprised of 5 Cygnets, 1 third year and 4 Adults. There were 2 Controls. The Highest Site Counts were as follows: – Acre Dell … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Weather Records for Rope near Crewe in Cheshire December 2017

Lowest Day Temperature = – 7.2 Degrees Centigrade = 12th. Highest Day Temperature = + 12.1  Degrees Centigrade = 7th. Average Monthly Minimum Temperature = 1.46 C (Av. = 1.38 C ). Average Monthly Maximum Temperature = 7.3 C (Av. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

South Cheshire Wetland Bird Survey Highlights December 10th 2017

Arclid SQ,Sandbach = Canada Geese = 86, Cormorants = 10, Greylag Geese = 36, Mallard = 193, Pink Footed Geese = 1 and Tufted Ducks = 45. Baddiley Meres near Nantwich = Canada Geese = 250, Coot = 30, Goosander … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing November 2017

During November the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 19 swans. These consisted of 13 cygnets, 1 third year and 5 adults. There were 4 controls in this total. The Highest Site counts during November were:- Acre Dell … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment