Red-necked Phalarope at Newton Marsh

On 7th June 2015 Ian Walker discovered a female Red-necked Phalarope on the entrance pool at Newton Marsh.

The previous spring/early summer Fylde records are listed below:-

1989 female Marton Mere 25th May
1976 breeding plumage over Ribble Estuary at Freckleton 22nd May
1947 female Freckleton 5th July


Photo by Paul Slade.