Thursday 30th Jul 2015
Bittern, 11 Little Egret, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper (one on Church Pond corner), Common Sandpiper, Common Snipe, Little Grebe (7 in between reedpens all adults), Great Crested Grebe (24 is a hight total for Clifton Pond - probably the very healthy masses of 'weed' seem to be attracting them), Wigeon, Shoveler, Teal, Kingfisher, Coot (140 just on Clifton Pond - plus uncounted large numbers on Tween at present), GADWALL (x180) - All Clifton Pond unless stated otherwise.
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