Croston Finney

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Paul Hodson
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Croston Finney

Post by Paul Hodson » Thu May 23, 2019 5:50 pm

Brief stop at Great hanging bridge on the way to work this morning.

Kestrel. singing Skylark. Stock Dove 40. Shelduck 4. Canada Goose 2. Lapwing 2.
5 Ring type Plover flew in and did a circuit of the big field before heading west.

Neil Southworth
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Re: Croston Finney

Post by Neil Southworth » Thu May 23, 2019 10:24 pm

Did they have wing bars, Paul?

gary lilley
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Re: Croston Finney

Post by gary lilley » Thu May 23, 2019 10:33 pm

Tundra species ?

Paul Hodson
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Re: Croston Finney

Post by Paul Hodson » Thu May 23, 2019 11:07 pm

They did have prominent white wing bars now that you mention it, Neil, so they were probably Ringed Plover as opposed to LRP, (I've just had to do some swotting up on Plover ID!)

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