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)
4 Spoonbill - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Little Stint, 1,000 Dunlin, 70 Sanderling and 80 Ringed Plover - Hoylake Shore.
3 Spoonbill - Decca Pools.
4 Raven over Arrowe Park heading towards the Dee Estuary this morning.
1 Cuckoo heard briefly - Thurstaston Hill.
3 Spoonbill, 1 Little Gull, 1 Marsh Harrier, 2 Spotted Flycatcher and 70+ Avocet chicks - Burton Mere Wetlands.
1 Short-eared Owl off Harp Inn, Neston, also 1 Grasshopper Warbler.
1 Spoonbill still showing well at Decca Pools.
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