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Sunday morning

Posted by P Crooks 
Sunday morning
June 02, 2019 01:54PM
Heysham Head - Low tide skeers on incoming tide produced 10 Great Crested Grebe, 135 Eider, 1 male Red-breasted Merganser, 30 Bar-tailed Godwit and 10 Canada Goose flying north

Battery Car Park, Morecambe - 1000+ large gulls (mostly sub-adult Herring Gull) on beach with rising tide.

Eric Morecambe Pools (from Crag Road viewpoint) - 67 Avocet (49 adults, 18 small young - at least 6 different broods), 1 Greenshank (Flood end), 1 2nd CY Mediterranean Gull (EM Pool), female Pochard with 7 small young (Barrow Scout)

Carnforth Marsh - 64 Canada Goose (groups of 54 and 10 on the sea just offshore - moult migration?), 43 Eider

Leighton Moss - Female Pochard with 6 small young, 2 male Wigeon (Lilian's Hide), 7 Pochard (5 males, 2 females), 3 Great Crested Grebe (Causeway Hide), 60+ Canada Goose (c.55 + 4 + unseen group),flew north.

Pete C
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