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Sunday, March 12, 2017

Busy Queensbury South

0905-1020 hrs, the place was alive with avian activity from the park round through the fields to the bog at Cross Lane.
5 Brambling seen although I'm sure more were around. Drumming GSW, White Crow, Chaffinches, 1 Greenfinch, few Goldfinch, 1 Goldcrest, 4 Mistle Thrush, similar Redwing, c16 Fieldfare, uggins of Starlings. Several Blue/Gt Tits, 3 Blackbird, 2 singing Song Thrush, 2 Collared Dove, Woodpigs.
c10 Meadow Pipit, 3 singing Skylark, 1 Pied Wagtail, 4 Snipe, singing Reed Bunting.
Magpies seem to be swarming around but not a single gull sp. seen at all.

PS 51 Brambling seen by Denise Saturday afternoon !!