Thursday, 3 October 2013

Leasowe - 20 May 2013

A quick record of a fabulous birding walk around Leasowe Lighthouse; taking in the sea wall path, nature path, horse paddocks and adjacent lanes.

Species (order as seen):

Swallow, Goldfinch, Whitethroat, Herring Gull, Mistle Thrush, Blackbird, Crow, Mallard, Chiffchaff, Shelduck, Sedge Warbler, Magpie, Collared Dove, Wheatear, Grey Heron, Great Tit, Blue Tit, Starling, Woodpigeon, Great Black-backed Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Redshank, House Sparrow, Whimbrel, Meadow Pipit, Skylark, Swift, Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting, Greenfinch, Linnet and Whinchat.

Skylark, a real favourite of mine and Leasowe is a great place to see them.