Hundreds of Natterjack Toads (newts) have ended up in small pools of water covering the access road ontoBirkdaleBeachatWeld Road,Southport.
Sefton Rangers plan to move the newts to a safer environment in the next day or so.
The area is to be fenced off to prevent vehicles running over the protected species.
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