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Thursday, 15 September 2016
Thu 15 Sep – Common Rosefinch found
Nik Ward reports two Wryneck still in Millcombe and a Common Rosefinch also found. Also present were a Redstart, 5 Tree Pipit, a Whinchat, 6 Spotted Flycatcher and a Yellow Wagtail, but very quiet for warblers. There was a good passage of hirundines on 14th and 15th, with 124 Swallow, 17 House Martin and 26 Sand Martin ringed on 14th.