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Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing January 2019

This month the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 8 Mute Swans which consisted of 1 second year and 7 Adults. There were 4 Controls and 2 Retraps. We also ringed a juvenile Whooper swan. Highest Site Counts … Continue reading

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Weather Records for Rope near Crewe in Cheshire January 2019

Lowest Night Temperature = – 5.4 Degrees Centigrade. Highest Day Temperature = 12.1 Degrees Centigrade. Average Minimum Monthly Temperature = + 0.7 C (Av. = 1.09 C). Average Maximum Monthly Temperature = + 6.4 C (Av. = 6.6 C). Highest … Continue reading

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Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing December 2018

During December the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 8 swans. These included 3 Cygnets and 5 Adults. There were 4 Retraps. The highest Site counts were as follows:- Acre Dell Pools near Congleton = 83 on 18th. … Continue reading

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Weather Records for Rope near Crewe in Cheshire December 2018

Lowest Night Temperature = – 1.5 Degrees Centigrade¬† = 14th. Highest Day Temperature = 14.1 Degrees Centigrade = 2nd. Average Minimum Temperature = 4.06 C (Av. = 1.45 C). Average Maximum Temperature = 9.3 C (Av. = 6.7 C). Highest … Continue reading

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South Cheshire Wetland Bird Survey Highlights December 9th 2018

Arclid SQ,Sandbach = Black Headed Gulls = 154, Cormorant = 12, Goosander = 3, Lapwing = 56, Lesser Black backed Gull = 72, Mallard = 48, Pochard = 4 and Tufted Duck = 48. Bache House pool, Nantwich = Goosander … Continue reading

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Cheshire Swan Study Group Ringing November 2018

In November the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 30 Swans. These comprised of 25 cygnets, 1 third year and 4 adults. There were 2 controls.   The Highest Site Counts were as follows:- Acre Dell Pools near … Continue reading

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Weather Records for Rope near Crewe in Cheshire November 2018

Lowest Night Temperature = – 3.7 Degrees Centigrade = 22nd. Highest Day Temperature = 14.8 Degrees Centigrade = 28th. Average Minimum Month Temperature = 4.7 C = (Av. = 3.3 C). Average Maximum Month Temperature = 10.9 C = (Av. … Continue reading

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