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hide section Recent sightings in Greater Manchester (10)

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10 reports returned.

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County Recorder
 Ian McKerchar, 42 Green Avenue, Astley, Greater Manchester M29 7EH
 07958 687481
 

Manchester Bird Club
 0161 428 2175

hide section Past rarities in Greater Manchester (42 species)

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Wed 14/10/09
Satnavbirder: Wigan Flashes - it's free!
Satnavbirder Wigan Flashes - it's free!
Neill explored this site earlier in the summer, and reports it to be packed with photographic opportunities.  read on read on
Thu 03/09/09
Satnavbirder: Pennington Flash Country Park
Satnavbirder Pennington Flash Country Park
Neill recommends a visit to this watery East Lancashire gem.  read on read on

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Greater Manchester includes sites that are among the best in the country for the following species:

Long-eared Owl

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SiteGRPicturesBirdTrackAdd/update details
Abram Abram ·SD6001 SD6001 upload upload link link add add
Adam Hill Adam Hill ·SD6612 SD6612 upload upload link link add add
Adswood Tip Adswood Tip ·SJ8887 SJ8887 upload upload link link add add
Ainsworth Ainsworth ·SD7610 SD7610 upload upload link link add add
Alexandra Park, Manchester Alexandra Park, Manchester ·SJ8394 SJ8394 upload upload link link add add
Altrincham Altrincham ·SJ7687 SJ7687 upload upload link link add add
Amberswood Lake Amberswood Lake ··SD6003 SD6003 Site picture (2 pictures) link link update update
Ardwick Ardwick ·SJ8597 SJ8597 upload upload link link add add
Ashton-in-Makerfield Ashton-in-Makerfield ·SJ5799 SJ5799 upload upload link link add add
Ashton-under-Lyne Ashton-under-Lyne ·SJ9399 SJ9399 upload upload link link add add
Ashton-upon-Mersey Ashton-upon-Mersey ·SJ7792 SJ7792 upload upload link link add add
Ashworth Moor Reservoir Ashworth Moor Reservoir ··SD8215 SD8215 Site picture link link update update
Aspull Aspull ·SD6108 SD6108 upload upload link link add add
Astley Bridge Astley Bridge ·SD7112 SD7112 upload upload link link add add
Astley Green Astley Green ·SJ7099 SJ7099 upload upload link link add add
Astley Moss LWT Astley Moss LWT ··SJ6997 SJ6997 upload upload link link update update
Atherton Atherton ·SD6703 SD6703 upload upload link link add add
Audenshaw Audenshaw ·SJ917974 SJ917974 upload upload link link add add
Audenshaw Reservoirs (Permit only) Audenshaw Reservoirs (Permit only) ··SJ9196 SJ9196 upload upload link link update update
Axletree Edge Axletree Edge ·SD9813 SD9813 upload upload link link add add
Baguley Baguley ·SJ8289 SJ8289 upload upload link link add add
Bardsley Bardsley ·SD929018 SD929018 upload upload link link add add
Barrow Bridge Barrow Bridge ··SD6811 SD6811 upload upload link link update update
Bickershaw Bickershaw ·SD6201 SD6201 upload upload link link add add
Blackleach Country Park Blackleach Country Park ·SD7303 SD7303 upload upload link link add add
Blackley Blackley ·SD8602 SD8602 upload upload link link add add
Blackrod Blackrod ·SD6110 SD6110 upload upload link link add add
Blackstone Edge Reservoir Blackstone Edge Reservoir ··SD9718 SD9718 Site picture link link update update
Bolton Bolton ·SD7109 SD7109 upload upload link link add add
Boothstown Boothstown ·SD7200 SD7200 upload upload link link add add
Bramhall Bramhall ·SJ8985 SJ8985 upload upload link link add add
Bredbury Bredbury ·SJ9291 SJ9291 upload upload link link add add
Broad Ees Dole NR Broad Ees Dole NR ·SJ8093 SJ8093 upload upload link link add add
Bromley Cross Bromley Cross ·SD7313 SD7313 upload upload link link add add
Brown Wardle Hill Brown Wardle Hill ·SD8918 SD8918 upload upload link link add add
Brownhouse Reservoir Brownhouse Reservoir ··SD8916 SD8916 Site picture link link update update
Brun Clough Reservoir Brun Clough Reservoir ·SE0109 SE0109 upload upload link link add add
Bury Bury ·SD8010 SD8010 upload upload link link add add
Cadishead Cadishead ·SJ7092 SJ7092 upload upload link link add add
Carrington Moss Carrington Moss ·SJ7491 SJ7491 upload upload link link add add
Castleshaw Reservoirs Castleshaw Reservoirs ·SD9909 SD9909 upload upload link link add add
Castleton Castleton ·SD8810 SD8810 upload upload link link add add
Chadderton Chadderton ·SD9005 SD9005 upload upload link link add add
Chat Moss Chat Moss ·SJ7096 SJ7096 upload upload link link add add
Cheadle Cheadle ·SJ8688 SJ8688 upload upload link link add add
Cheadle Hulme Cheadle Hulme ·SJ8786 SJ8786 upload upload link link add add
Chelburn Reservoirs Chelburn Reservoirs ··SD9518 SD9518 Site picture (2 pictures) link link update update
Chorlton Ees Chorlton Ees ·SJ803931 SJ803931 upload upload link link add add
Chorlton Water Park Chorlton Water Park ··SJ8291 SJ8291 Site picture link link update update
Chorlton-cum-Hardy Chorlton-cum-Hardy ·SJ8194 SJ8194 upload upload link link add add
Clayton Clayton ·SJ8898 SJ8898 upload upload link link add add
Clegg Pools Clegg Pools ·SD9114 SD9114 upload upload link link add add
Clifton Clifton ·SD7703 SD7703 upload upload link link add add
Clifton CP Clifton CP ··SD7704 SD7704 upload upload link link update update
Crumpsall Crumpsall ·SD8402 SD8402 upload upload link link add add
Davenport Green Davenport Green ·SJ8086 SJ8086 upload upload link link add add
Davyhulme Davyhulme ·SJ7595 SJ7595 upload upload link link add add
Delph Delph ·SD9807 SD9807 upload upload link link add add
Denton Denton ·SJ9295 SJ9295 upload upload link link add add
Didsbury Didsbury ·SJ8491 SJ8491 upload upload link link add add
Doffcocker Doffcocker ·SD6910 SD6910 upload upload link link add add
Doffcocker Lodge LNR Doffcocker Lodge LNR ·SD6810 SD6810 upload upload link link add add
Dove Stone RSPB Dove Stone RSPB ··SE0103 SE0103 Site picture (3 pictures) link link update update
Dover Basin Dover Basin ·SD6100 SD6100 upload upload link link add add
Droylsden Droylsden ·SJ9098 SJ9098 upload upload link link add add
Dukinfield Dukinfield ·SJ9397 SJ9397 upload upload link link add add
Dunham Massey Park Dunham Massey Park ··SJ7387 SJ7387 Site picture (2 pictures) link link update update
Dunham Town Dunham Town ·SJ7487 SJ7487 upload upload link link add add
Dunham Woodhouses Dunham Woodhouses ·SJ7288 SJ7288 upload upload link link add add
Eccles Eccles ·SJ7798 SJ7798 upload upload link link add add
Egerton Egerton ·SD7114 SD7114 upload upload link link add add
Ellenbrook Ellenbrook ·SD7201 SD7201 upload upload link link add add
Elton Elton ·SD7809 SD7809 upload upload link link add add
Elton Reservoir Elton Reservoir ·SD7809 SD7809 upload upload link link add add
Etherow CP Etherow CP ···SJ9791 SJ9791 upload upload link link update update
Failsworth Failsworth ·SD9002 SD9002 upload upload link link add add
Fallowfield Fallowfield ·SJ8593 SJ8593 upload upload link link add add
Farnworth Farnworth ·SD7305 SD7305 upload upload link link add add
Flixton Flixton ·SJ7494 SJ7494 upload upload link link add add
Gatley Gatley ·SJ8488 SJ8488 upload upload link link add add
Gee Cross Gee Cross ·SJ9593 SJ9593 upload upload link link add add
Godley Reservoir Godley Reservoir ··SJ9695 SJ9695 upload upload link link update update
Gorton Gorton ·SJ8896 SJ8896 upload upload link link add add
Grasscroft Grasscroft ·SD9704 SD9704 upload upload link link add add
Greenbooth Reservoir Greenbooth Reservoir ··SD8515 SD8515 Site picture link link update update
Greenfield Greenfield ·SD9904 SD9904 upload upload link link add add
Haigh Haigh ·SD6108 SD6108 upload upload link link add add
Haigh CP Haigh CP ··SD5908 SD5908 upload upload link link update update
Hale Hale ·SJ7686 SJ7686 upload upload link link add add
Hale Barns Hale Barns ··SJ7985 SJ7985 Site picture link link update update
Harwood Harwood ·SD7512 SD7512 upload upload link link add add
Hattersley Hattersley ·SJ9894 SJ9894 upload upload link link add add
Hawkshaw, Bury Hawkshaw, Bury ·SD7515 SD7515 upload upload link link add add
Hazel Grove Hazel Grove ·SJ9286 SJ9286 upload upload link link add add
Heald Green Heald Green ·SJ8585 SJ8585 upload upload link link add add
Healey Dell NR Healey Dell NR ·SD877158 SD877158 Site picture (5 pictures) link link add add
Heaton Mersey Heaton Mersey ·SJ8691 SJ8691 upload upload link link add add
Heaton Park Heaton Park ·SD8204 SD8204 upload upload link link add add
Heywood Heywood ·SD8510 SD8510 upload upload link link add add
High Lane High Lane ·SJ9585 SJ9585 upload upload link link add add
High Rid Reservoir High Rid Reservoir ·SD6610 SD6610 upload upload link link add add
Higher Blackley Higher Blackley ·SD8404 SD8404 upload upload link link add add
Highfield Moss Highfield Moss ·SJ6195 SJ6195 upload upload link link add add
Hindley Hindley ··SD6204 SD6204 Site picture link link update update
Hobson Moor Hobson Moor ·SJ9997 SJ9997 upload upload link link add add
Holcombe Moor Holcombe Moor ·SD7618 SD7618 upload upload link link add add
Hollingworth Hollingworth ·SK0096 SK0096 upload upload link link add add
Hollingworth Lake CP Hollingworth Lake CP ··SD9314 SD9314 Site picture (2 pictures) link link update update
Hope Carr NR Hope Carr NR ··SJ6698 SJ6698 upload upload link link update update
Horwich Horwich ·SD6311 SD6311 upload upload link link add add
Hulme Hulme ··SJ8396 SJ8396 upload upload link link update update
Hyde Hyde ·SJ9494 SJ9494 upload upload link link add add
Ince-in-Makerfield Ince-in-Makerfield ·SD5804 SD5804 upload upload link link add add
Irlam Irlam ·SJ7294 SJ7294 upload upload link link add add
Lane Head Lane Head ·SD8715 SD8715 upload upload link link add add
Leigh Leigh ··SD6500 SD6500 upload upload link link update update
Light Hazzles Reservoir Light Hazzles Reservoir ··SD9619 SD9619 Site picture (2 pictures) link link update update
Lightshaw Hall Flashes Lightshaw Hall Flashes ·SJ6199 SJ6199 upload upload link link add add
Little Lever Little Lever ·SD7507 SD7507 upload upload link link add add
Little Woolden Moss Little Woolden Moss ·SJ6995 SJ6995 upload upload link link add add
Littleborough Littleborough ··SD9316 SD9316 Site picture link link update update
Longshaw Longshaw ·SD5202 SD5202 upload upload link link add add
Lowercroft Reservoirs Lowercroft Reservoirs ·SD7611 SD7611 upload upload link link add add
Lowton Lowton ·SJ6297 SJ6297 upload upload link link add add
Ludworth Moor Ludworth Moor ·SJ9990 SJ9990 upload upload link link add add
Manchester Manchester ·SJ8398 SJ8398 upload upload link link add add
Manchester Airport Manchester Airport ·SJ8284 SJ8284 upload upload link link add add
Marple Marple ·SJ9588 SJ9588 upload upload link link add add
Middleton Middleton ·SD8706 SD8706 upload upload link link add add
Milnrow Milnrow ·SD9212 SD9212 upload upload link link add add
Moses Gate CP Moses Gate CP ·SD7307 SD7307 upload upload link link add add
Mossley Mossley ·SD9701 SD9701 upload upload link link add add
Moston Moston ·SD8701 SD8701 upload upload link link add add
Mottram-in-Longdendale Mottram-in-Longdendale ·SJ9995 SJ9995 upload upload link link add add
Naden Reservoirs Naden Reservoirs ··SD8516 SD8516 Site picture (4 pictures) link link update update
Nar End Reservoir Nar End Reservoir ·SD895164 SD895164 upload upload link link add add
New Springs New Springs ·SD6007 SD6007 upload upload link link add add
Newhey Newhey ·SD9311 SD9311 upload upload link link add add
Norden Norden ·SD8514 SD8514 upload upload link link add add
Northenden Northenden ·SJ8290 SJ8290 upload upload link link add add
Offerton Offerton ·SJ9188 SJ9188 upload upload link link add add
Ogden Reservoir Ogden Reservoir ·SD9512 SD9512 upload upload link link add add
Oldham Oldham ··SD9204 SD9204 Site picture link link update update
Ordsall Ordsall ·SJ8197 SJ8197 upload upload link link add add
Orrell Orrell ·SD5305 SD5305 upload upload link link add add
Orrell Water Park Orrell Water Park ··SD5303 SD5303 Site picture link link update update
Over Hulton Over Hulton ·SD6805 SD6805 upload upload link link add add
Parson's Meadow Parson's Meadow ··SD572048 SD572048 upload upload link link update update
Partington Partington ·SJ7191 SJ7191 upload upload link link add add
Pennington Flash CP Pennington Flash CP ···SJ6499 SJ6499 Site picture (5 pictures) link link update update
Pennington Green Pennington Green ·SD6106 SD6106 upload upload link link add add
Pickley Green Pickley Green ·SD6502 SD6502 upload upload link link add add
Piethorne Reservoir Piethorne Reservoir ·SD9612 SD9612 upload upload link link add add
Platt Bridge Platt Bridge ·SD6002 SD6002 upload upload link link add add
Prestwich Prestwich ·SD8103 SD8103 upload upload link link add add
Radcliffe Radcliffe ·SD7807 SD7807 upload upload link link add add
Ramsbottom Ramsbottom ·SD7816 SD7816 upload upload link link add add
Red Moss Red Moss ·SD6310 SD6310 upload upload link link add add
Reddish Reddish ·SJ9093 SJ9093 upload upload link link add add
Reddish Vale CP Reddish Vale CP ··SJ9093 SJ9093 upload upload link link update update
Redisher Wood LNR Redisher Wood LNR ·SD7715 SD7715 upload upload link link add add
Ringley Ringley ·SD7605 SD7605 upload upload link link add add
Rochdale Rochdale ··SD8913 SD8913 upload upload link link update update
Romiley Romiley ·SJ9490 SJ9490 upload upload link link add add
Royton Royton ·SD9107 SD9107 upload upload link link add add
Rumworth Lodge Reservoir Rumworth Lodge Reservoir ··SD6707 SD6707 upload upload link link update update
Rusholme Rusholme ·SJ8695 SJ8695 upload upload link link add add
Saddleworth Moor Saddleworth Moor ·SE0305 SE0305 upload upload link link add add
Sale Sale ·SJ7991 SJ7991 upload upload link link add add
Salford Salford ·SJ8098 SJ8098 upload upload link link add add
Sharples Sharples ·SD7011 SD7011 upload upload link link add add
Shevington Shevington ·SD5408 SD5408 upload upload link link add add
Shevington Moor Shevington Moor ·SD5410 SD5410 upload upload link link add add
Sholver Sholver ·SD9507 SD9507 upload upload link link add add
Shore Top Reservoir Shore Top Reservoir ·SD7606 SD7606 upload upload link link add add
Smithills Moor Smithills Moor ·SD6713 SD6713 upload upload link link add add
Spring Mill Reservoir Spring Mill Reservoir ··SD873170 SD873170 Site picture link link update update
Stalybridge Stalybridge ·SJ9698 SJ9698 upload upload link link add add
Standish Standish ·SD5610 SD5610 upload upload link link add add
Stockport Stockport ·SJ8990 SJ8990 upload upload link link add add
Stretford Stretford ·SJ7994 SJ7994 upload upload link link add add
Strinesdale Reservoirs Strinesdale Reservoirs ·SD9506 SD9506 upload upload link link add add
Swinton Swinton ·SD7701 SD7701 upload upload link link add add
Tandle Hill CP Tandle Hill CP ··SD9008 SD9008 upload upload link link update update
Three Sisters Recreation Area Three Sisters Recreation Area ·SD5801 SD5801 upload upload link link add add
Timperley Timperley ·SJ7889 SJ7889 upload upload link link add add
Tottington Tottington ·SD7712 SD7712 upload upload link link add add
Trafford Park Trafford Park ·SJ7895 SJ7895 upload upload link link add add
Tyldesley Tyldesley ·SD6902 SD6902 upload upload link link add add
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Uppermill Uppermill ·SD9905 SD9905 upload upload link link add add
Urmston Urmston ·SJ7694 SJ7694 upload upload link link add add
Walkden Walkden ·SD7303 SD7303 upload upload link link add add
Warburton Warburton ·SJ6989 SJ6989 upload upload link link add add
Wardle Wardle ·SD9116 SD9116 upload upload link link add add
Watergrove Reservoir Watergrove Reservoir ··SD908178 SD908178 Site picture (2 pictures) link link update update
West Didsbury West Didsbury ·SJ8391 SJ8391 upload upload link link add add
West Horton West Horton ·SD6507 SD6507 upload upload link link add add
Westhoughton Westhoughton ·SD6505 SD6505 upload upload link link add add
Whitefield Whitefield ·SD8006 SD8006 upload upload link link add add
Wigan Wigan ·SD5705 SD5705 upload upload link link add add
Wigan Flashes LNR Wigan Flashes LNR ··SD5803 SD5803 upload upload link link update update
Winter Hill Winter Hill ·SD6613 SD6613 upload upload link link add add
Withins Reservoir Withins Reservoir ·SD7808 SD7808 upload upload link link add add
Woodford Woodford ·SJ8982 SJ8982 upload upload link link add add
Woodley Woodley ·SJ9392 SJ9392 upload upload link link add add
Woods Moor Woods Moor ·SJ9087 SJ9087 upload upload link link add add
Worsley Worsley ·SD7401 SD7401 upload upload link link add add
Worthington Lakes CP Worthington Lakes CP ·SD5810 SD5810 upload upload link link add add
Wythenshawe Wythenshawe ·SJ8288 SJ8288 upload upload link link add add
Yeoman Hay Reservoir Yeoman Hay Reservoir ·SE0204 SE0204 upload upload link link add add

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