Monthly Archives: April 2010

Ruabon Moor 25th April

Black Grouse (9), Red Grouse, Cuckoos, Tree Pipits, Grasshopper Warbler, Stonechat, Redstart, Redpolls, Crossbills

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Lake District 21-24 April

Two venues the MNA has visited in the past: Haweswater Golden Eagle, Ravens, Peregrines, Redstarts, Goosanders, Osprey, Common Sandpipers, Red Deer, Red Squirrel Hay Bridge Osprey, Peregrine, Pied Flycatchers, Lesser Redpolls, Green Woodpeckers, Swifts, Hawfinch, Tree Pipits, Grass Snakes, Adders, … Continue reading

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Marton Mere, Blackpool, 27th April, 2010

An excellent day for warblers and all in full song: Chiffchaff Willow Warbler Blackcap Garden Warbler Reed Warbler Sedge Warbler Grasshopper Warbler Cetti’s Warbler Half a dozen of each of the last two species with some good close views – … Continue reading

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Bootle, 26th April 2010, Brimstones and Water Voles

2 Brimstones flying to and fro over a good show of Dandelions near the library opposite the New Strand shopping centre. Water Voles at the canal margins where Church Street Demolition (Brasenose Road) have landscaped their bank and also Rimrose … Continue reading

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Rimrose Valley Country Park, 25th April 2010

It was a lovely walk today, through Rimrose Valley Country Park. We got the bus from Sir Thomas Street to the Netherton end of the park and walked back southwards towards Liverpool. Sunny and warm, with just a few drops … Continue reading

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Hello everyone!

This is the first post on the new MNA blog. It is intended as a place where members can write about the places we went to and list the plants and animals we saw. To get us started, here is … Continue reading

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