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Floods .

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gary lilley
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Floods .

Post by gary lilley » Sat Oct 12, 2019 10:57 am

Meadow lane , 200+ lapwing , large numbers of gulls ( lots of herring ) , 2 mute swan , 2 green sandpiper , 1 redshank , 3 swallow .
Eyes lane , hundreds of pikfoot flying around , pintail in good numbers again , at least 2 wigeon , 4 coot .

John Frankland
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Re: Floods .

Post by John Frankland » Sat Oct 12, 2019 1:28 pm

Eyes Lane
Good to bump into Gary earlier. About 10 minutes later, something put up the entire flood revealing good numbers of wildfowl:
Pintail 40+
Shoveler 3
Wigeon 15-20
Gadwall 3
Teal 20-30
Coot 7
Mute swan 2
Lapwing 60+
Plus 100s gulls and geese

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