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Saturday, June 25, 2016

Soil Hill to Mixenden

SH 1040 hrs. 2 Greenfinch, Chaffinch, few Goldfinch, c12 Linnet. Few more Swallow around than of late, 3 Swift. LEO, 2 LBBG, Snipe still chipping away, 2 Reed Bunting, Kestrel. c12 Pheasant incl young that I nearly trod on, these probably a day or two old. 4 Moorhen bottom pond, 6 Whitethroat, Blackcap


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Ogden: Grey Heron, Common Gull imm entertaing on shore as it caught presumed midges. Nuthatch, 2 Goldcrest, Blackcap, 5 WW, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 BHG.



Overall quiet and this time it didn't pick up on the route to Mixenden where 1 Mallard, 4 House Martin, c10 Swallow, 1 Goldcrest were present.