Category Archives: birds

BIG GARDEN BIRDWATCH

The Big Garden Birdwatch was this weekend.  If you forgot or were unable to get round to doing it at the weekend, there is still time! TODAY is the last day to take part. If you have not already submitted … Continue reading

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Alexandra Park Bird Walk Sunday 10th December

Alexandra Park Bird Walk Sunday 10th December As part of the Christmas Crackers event the Wildlife Forum put on a short bird walk. The weather was cold, with light snow falling continually, so the walk was limited to one circuit … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS CRACKERS, WILDLIFE STALL AND WINTER BIRD WALK ALL IN ALEXANDRA PARK- SUNDAY 10th DECEMBER 2017 12 Noon to 4pm

  As part of the Annual Alexandra Park Christmas Event ‘Christmas Crackers’, the Alexandra Park Wildlife Group will have a stall inside the Pavillion and Wildlife Group, Tony, will provide a Winter Bird Walk at 2pm prompt! Come and join … Continue reading

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ALEXANDRA PARK WINTER BIRD WALK – SUNDAY 10th DECEMBER 2017 – 2pm

SUNDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2017 2PM MEET OUTSIDE THE PAVILLION ‘COFFEE CRANKS’ CAFÉ FACING THE LAKE As part of the Annual Alexandra Park Christmas Event ‘Christmas Cracker’, the Alexandra Park Wildlife Group will have a stall inside the Pavillion and Wildlife … Continue reading

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Recent Bird Sightings in Alexandra Park

  Alexandra Park is currently a very active environment with various species of birds, which seem to have descended upon us at the start of winter 2017!  So far, a member of the Alexandra Park Wildlife Group (Stuart) has recorded … Continue reading

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Alexandra Park Owl and Bat Boxes

On Thursday 19 October, Mandy Elford from the Greater Manchester Ecology Unit carried out an inspection of the owl and bat boxes in the park, assisted by two members of the Alexandra Park Wildlife Forum. These were the findings: Location … Continue reading

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Birds on the lake – winter

11am Today at the lake: 10 Goosander present, including 4 adult males 4 Mute swan including 1 1st winter 14 Canada goose 23 Mallard 5 Tufted duck 6 Coot 7 Moorhen 54 Blackheaded gull (plus 35 on the football field, … Continue reading

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