Wirral Bird Club
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Wirral is the peninsula of land between the rivers Dee and Mersey in north west England. The area, particularly the Dee Estuary, is of national and international importance for thousands of birds in winter, including species such as Redshank, Dunlin, Knot, Oystercatcher and Shelduck.

map of great britain showing wirral peninsula
chiffchaff singing at leasowe

Location map showing Wirral

Chiffchaff singing at Leasowe, Wirral

Wirral is blessed with a wide range of different landscapes, including woods, farmland, reed beds, salt-marsh and lowland heath. The varying habitats are occupied by many different species, making the region an excellent base for bird-watching.

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