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Monday, 29 January 2018

Highlights for Fri 26th - Mon 29th Jan

Tim Jones and Tim Davis report Teal 7 daily, Great Northern Diver 1-2 daily, Red-throated Diver 1-2 on 27th-29th (Landing Bay & North Light), Fulmar max. 123 on ledges on 28th, Woodcock 1 near Pondsbury on 29th, Snipe max. 22 on 28th, Kittiwake max. 320 on 29th, Common Gull 1 1st-winter on 29th, Guillemot max. 300 on 26th, Razorbill max.  60 on 28th, Merlin female on 26th, Coal Tit 1 on 26th & 27th, Skylark max. 3 on 26th in spite of thorough searching, Firecrest 1 female in Smelly Gully 27th-29th, Goldcrest 1 on 27th & 28th, Fieldfare 2 at Old Light on 26th, Blackbird max. 26 on 27th, Song Thrush max. 24 on 27th, Redwing max. 14 on 29th, Stonechat 1 female (first of the year) at Pondsbury on 29th, Pied Wagtail 1 (first of the year) on 26th, Goldfinch 1-2 most days, Reed Bunting 1 female at Pondsbury on 26th.

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