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25 April 2018

Barlow Common: Swallow - 2 ; Goldcrest - 1 ; Grey Heron - 1 ; Goldfinch - 2
Bassingthorpe Spring: Pheasant - 1 - calling ; Blackbird - 1+ - inc 1 sing ; Wren - 1+ ; Robin - 1+ ; Whitethroat - 1 - sing ; Blackcap - 2 - sing ; Chiffchaff - 1 - sing ; Willow Warbler - 1 - sing ; Blue Tit - 1+ ; Great Tit - 1+ - sing ; Nuthatch - 1 - sing ; Jay - 1 ; Linnet - 20+ - feeding in adj field, partially ploughed ; Swallow - 2 - feeding over ploughed field
Brownhills Lane: Greylag Goose - 19
Catcliffe Flash: Mute Swan - 2 - ad pr with probable nest ; Canada Goose - 1 ; Gadwall - 6+ ; Pochard - 2 - a pair interacting ; Tufted Duck - 10+ ; Cormorant - 2 - 2 imms ; Grey Heron - 1 - flew south ; Coot - 8+ ; Swallow - 4 ; Blackcap - 2 - 2 singing
Clough: Skylark - 1 - sing ; Lesser Whitethroat - 1 - sing ; Blackcap - 2 - sing ; Willow Warbler - 1 - sing
Cordwell Valley: Whitethroat - 1 ; Buzzard - 1 ; Chiffchaff - 1-2 ; Mistle Thrush - 1 ; Great Spotted Woodpecker - 1 ; Blackcap - 2
Hudson's Rough: Blackbird - 1 - sing ; Wren - 1 - sing ; Robin - 1+ - sing ; Blackcap - 1 - sing ; Chiffchaff - 1 - sing ; Goldcrest - 1 ; Blue Tit - 1+ - sing ; Coal Tit - 1 - sing ; Great Tit - 1 - sing ; Nuthatch - 1 - sing ; Chaffinch - 1 - sing
Hurlfield: Swift - 1 - over 15:25
Long Line: Willow Warbler - 3 ; Swallow - 2
Manor Fields Park: Whitethroat - 4 - inc 3 singing males. ; Blackcap - 2 - both singing males ; Chiffchaff - 3 ; Reed Bunting - 1 - singing male again in reedbed 05:45-06:30 ; Bullfinch - 2 ; Song Thrush - 2 ; Long-tailed Tit - 4 ; Stock Dove - 2
Meersbrook Park: Chiffchaff - 1 - Heard
Orgreave Lakes: Shoveler - 2 - Drakes on Small Lake ; Goosander - 5 ; Common Sandpiper - 7 ; Wheatear - 1 ; Wheatear - 2 ; View Picture, House Martin - 30+ ; Swallow - 20+ ; Linnet - 4 - Near railway footbridge, including singing male ; Curlew - 1 - North at 20.00 the South at 20.15 ; Dunlin - 1 - Near so adult ; View Picture, Ringed Plover - 1 ; View Picture, Swallow - 100+ ; View Picture, Sand Martin - C40 ; House Martin - 10+ ; Swift - 8
Redmires Top Res: Common Sandpiper - 3
Silverwood Lagoon: Reed Warbler - 3 - singing

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