Veteran West Side anglers anticipate fishing the outside of Yellow Cay or the productive shoreline near Red Shank
Birds such as oystercatcher, curlew, red shank
, teal and tufted duck usually move onto the freshwater lagoons to escape the incoming tide from the tidal River Conwy.
'I used to see red shank
and peewits in my youth and now you don't see them at all.
On to the seawall and two waders were feeding in a creek directly below, as well as a red shank
and, amazingly, the lesser yellowlegs.
peregrine, red shank
, widgeon, house sparrow, green woodpecker, chough,
"We would have severe worries about the turbines being so close to the mudflats as it would mean them being within feet of an area used by hundreds of red shank
birds," said Mike Leakey of English Nature.
It provides massive feeding ground for waders, red shank