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John Frankland
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Out and about

Post by John Frankland » Sat Sep 14, 2019 2:33 pm

E Shaped Ponds
Bullfinch 4, Chiffchaff 2 in song, Goldfinch 10, Mallard 3, Buzzard 1. Speckled Wood 1.

Eyes Lane
Goosander 4. Mallard 20, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 2

Croston Finney/Moss
Circular walk from Great Hanging Bridge past Grear Close and back along the river.
Snipe 1, Goosander 8, Mallard 20, Mute Swan 2, Swallow/House Martin 40, Kestrel 2, Buzzard 3

Highlight was a Clouded Yellow (same one as Neville ?) seen well by the river approx 150m upstream from the pumping station. Also 5+ of my favourite butterfly, the Red Admiral.

Cuerden from Lisieux Hall end.
LBB Gull 100, Herring Gull 20.

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