Green Surge

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Todays’ big bird news along the Manchester Ship Canal is the sighting of a drake North American Green-winged Teal at Woolston Eyes Nature Reserve in Cheshire

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This Autumn has seen an influx of North-American Green-winged Teals to the UK with a ringed drake on the Hayle Estuary in Cornwall (thought to have been ringed in the USA – details still to be confirmed), 2 drakes on Caerlaverock Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust Nature Reserve in Dumfries & Galloway, and sightings of drakes at Dee Estuary in Cheshire, Martin Mere in Lancashire, Venus Pool in Shropshire, Saltholme RSPB on Tees-side, Belvide Reservoir in Staffordshire, North Ronaldsay in Orkney Islands, & Tiree on the Western Isles

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