The Dee Estuary, on the North Wales / North-West England border, is one of the United Kingdom's premier birding locations for wetland and shorebirds. This Web site describes the best Dee Estuary birdwatching areas with detailed maps and latest bird news for dedicated twitchers and casual birdwatchers alike.(more)
1 Snow Bunting - Hilbre.
2,300+ Pink-footed Geese on Oakenholt Marsh this morning.
12 Bewicks Swan, 3 Whooper Swan and 3 Marsh Harrier - Burton Mere Wetlands.
4,000 Pink-footed Geese - Burton Marsh.
1 Water Pipit, 2 Bewick's Swan (on main scrape) and 1 Jack Snipe - Burton Mere Wetlands.
2,500 Black-tailed Godwit feeding on the mud just north of West Kirby Marine Lake, this morning.
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