Visit to Martin Mere – 14th December 2021

By | December 31, 2021

The final Bird Watching Group visit for 2021 was to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust site at Martin Mere.  Eight members of the group enjoyed an excellent morning’s visit despite the mist hampering visibility at times and a total of 43 species were recorded.  Thanks to new group member Ken for these pictures taken at Martin Mere:

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Species Number Seen
Blackbird Many
Black-headed Gull Hundreds
Blue Tit Several
Buzzard 1
Carrion Crow A few
Chaffinch Many
Coal Tit A few
Coot Many
Cormorant Several
Dunnock Several
Goldfinch Several
Great Black-backed Gull 1
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1
Great Tit Several
Greenfinch Several
Greylag Goose Many
Jackdaw A few
Kestrel 1
Lapwing Hundreds
Lesser Black-backed Gull 1
Long-tailed Tit 1
Magpie Several
Mallard Many
Marsh Harrier A few
Moorhen Many
Nuthatch 1
Pheasant 4
Pink-footed Goose Hundreds
Pintail A few
Pochard Several
Redwing 5
Reed Bunting A few
Robin Many
Ruff Several
Shelduck Many
Shoveler Several
Song Thrush 1
Starling A few
Teal A few
Tufted Duck Several
Whooper Swan Many
Wigeon A few
Woodpigeon Several


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