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23 October 2014

Canklow Woods: Song Thrush - 2 - 2 west 0930
Hanover Way: Mistle Thrush - 2 - Feeding on Rowan Berries
Herringthorpe Playing Field: Black-headed Gull - c25
High Green: Pink-footed Goose - 150+ - 2 Skeins flying NW @ 1600hrs
Limb Valley: Mandarin - 50 or so pairs - More than previous years . Many sitting on branches of trees overhanging the pond
Moorgate, Rotherham: Goldfinch - c25 - flock in treetop; Mile Oak Road
Mosborough: Collared Dove - 2 - Freshly fledged juvs
Rawmarsh-Haugh Rd: Pink-footed Goose - 650 - NW in 5 skeins 15.45-16.15 ; Red Kite - 1 - drifted NW @ 15.37 ; Buzzard - 8 - circling together @ 16.05 ; Lapwing - 6 - SW
Thrybergh CP: Great Crested Grebe - 9 ; Little Grebe - 12 ; Cormorant - 7 ; Mute Swan - 18 ; Greylag Goose - 8 ; Canada Goose - 64 ; Pochard - 3 ; Tufted Duck - 52 ; Kestrel - 1 ; Golden Plover - 220 ; Lapwing - 200 ; Black-headed Gull - 170 ; Common Gull - 2 ; Herring Gull - 2 - flew s ; Grey Wagtail - 2 - singles ; Chiffchaff - 2 ; Goldcrest - 5 ; Tree Sparrow - 3 ; Bullfinch - 8
Treeton Dyke: Redwing - 10+ - Along entrance path to Teeton lake from treeton railway bridge..record shot photo ; View Picture
Weston Park: Sparrowhawk - 1 - Female on ground plucking pigeon whilst being mobbed by carrion crows.