Macclesfield Wildlife Explorers RSPB Phoenix

Kings School King's Junior Division Nature Club turned out in force for their lunchtime Birdwatch.

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It was bright and sunny but bitterly cold.

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Despite lots of activity on the schools pitches, we saw Magpies, Woodpigeons and a Blackbird as well as some Greenfinches and a Blue tit.

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A flock of around one hundred Jackdaws and several blackheaded gulls flew overhead but we couldn't count them for our survey as they didn't land.

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Volunteer RSPB Wildlife Explorer Leaders were on hand to explain how to use binoculars
and 'spotting telescope' safely, and to help with bird identification.