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South Cheshire Wetland Bird Survey Highlights October 14th 2018

Arclid SQ, Sandbach = Canada Geese = 50, Coot = 40, Greylag Geese = 47, Lapwing = 38, Lesser Black-backed Gull = 150, Mall ard = 67, Tufted Duck = 93 and Yellow Legged Gull = 1. Burleydam Pool near … Continue reading

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Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing September 2018

During September the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 18 Mute Swans. These consisted of 13 Cygnets, 2 Second years, 1 Third year and 2 Adults. There was one Retrap. The Highest Site counts for September were as … Continue reading

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Weather Records for Rope near Crewe in Cheshire September 2018

Lowest Night Temperature = + 1.7 Degrees Centigrade = 25th. Highest Day Temperature = 25.8 Degrees Centigrade = 2nd. Average Minimum Temperature = 8.7 C (Av. = 9.1 C). Average Maximum Temperature = 17.9 C (Av. = 22.9 C). Highest … Continue reading

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South Cheshire Wetland Bird Survey Highlights September 9th 2018

Arclid SQ,Sandbach = Canada Geese =162, Coot = 43, Great Crested Grebes = 10, Greylag Geese = 22, Mallard = 114 and Tufted Ducks = 64. Burleydam Pool near Whitchurch = Garganey = 1, Little Grebe = 6, Shoveler = … Continue reading

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Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing August 2018

During August the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 6 swans. These were made up from 5 second years and one adult. There was one retrap. Highest Site counts were : – Acre Dell Pools, Congleton = 61 … Continue reading

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Weather Records for Rope near Crewe in Cheshire August 2018

Lowest Night Temperature¬† = + 5.6 Degrees Centigrade = 31st. Highest Day Temperature = 28.8 Degrees Centigrade = 5th. Minimum Average Temperature = 11.4 C (Av. = 11.4 C). Maximum Average Temperature = 21.5 C (Av. = 21.5 C). Maximum … Continue reading

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Cheshire Swan Study Group Celebration

The Cheshire Swan Study Group celebrated its 30th Birthday on 28th August 2018 when the Group ringed its 1st Swan on that date.

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