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Monday, December 05, 2016

Quiet Queensbury Sth

Long spells of birdlessness: it dawned on me that there is a distinct lack of Redwing and Fieldfare around this winter.
5 Blackbird, few Goldfinch, 3 Meadow Pipit, ditto Common Snipe, 1 Rook ditto Common Gull, c40 Jackdaw, 2 Mistle Thrush.

Photo DW
DW reports a single Golden Plover in with the Lapwing flock this am at Raggalds sports field.