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Paul Hodson
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Post by Paul Hodson » Sat May 04, 2019 7:22 pm

White Coppice/Goit
Oystercatcher 2. Cuckoo heard. Grey Wagtail. Pied Wagtail 2. Willow Warbler c30. Chiffchaff. Garden Warbler 2, possibly 3. Reed Bunting 2. Lesser Redpoll. Goldcrest. Goldfinch 2. Song Thrush. Buzzard.

Anglezarke Reservoir.
Great crested Grebe. Coot. Mallard 5. Redstart. Chiffchaff. Blackcap. Great spotted Woodpecker.

High Bullough Reservoir.
Oystercatcher. Mallard 3+ 16 ducklings. Tufted Duck 4.

Yarrow Reservoir.
Great crested Grebe. Cormorant. Mallard 4+ 11 ducklings. Pied Wagtail 2.

Anglezarke moor.
Skylark 5/6. Meadow Pipit c20. Swallow. Curlew 3. Peregrine falcon 2. Wheatear 4. Pair of Stonechat. Reed Bunting. Probable female Ring Ouzel at Great Hill farm, but I didn't get a good enough look at it to be sure.
2 Willow Warbler singing at Great Hill farm and 1 at Drinkwaters.

Wheelton moor/ Well Lane.
Stonechat. Wheatear 2. Curlew chasing off 2 Raven. Kestrel.

Redstart and Garden Warbler take my score to 108.

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