25.09.10 The great white egret was seen at the saltmarsh pools most of the morning.
24.09.10 The 'whats that wader?' event at the salt marsh pools was a great success on Friday morning. The waders of note were 6 curlew sandpipers, 2 spotted redshank's, 2 greenshank's, 350 redshank's, 400 Lapwing's, and several curlew. Other birds seen were 20 little egret's, 100 wigeon, 60 teal, 200 greylags, 2 pintail ducks, 1 sparrowhawk and a kingfisher. The star of the show was the great white egret which flew in and landed behind the bank dividing the Eric Morecambe and Allen pools.