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12 June 2021

Barlow Common: Raven - 2 ; Yellowhammer - 1 ; Buzzard - 2 ; Whitethroat - 2 ; Chiffchaff - 1 ; Swallow - 1-2 ; Pied Wagtail - 4 ; Goldfinch - 4 ; Jay - 1 ; Mistle Thrush - 2
Wharncliffe Chase + woodland fringe: Willow Warbler - 11 - singing ; Blackcap - 9 - 7 singing + 2 fledglings ; Linnet - 13+ - incl at least 2 juvs ; Goldfinch - 5 - incl 3 juvs ; Skylark - 10+ ; Meadow Pipit - 16+ - Incl birds food carrying and parachute song flight ; Stock Dove - 7 - Incl. juvs and pair leaving nest hole ; Starling - c150 - Numerous juvs ; Tree Pipit - 12+ - 2 singing, at least 2 juvs been fed by adults + others carrying food ; Stonechat - 7+ - Family group incl 2 juvs, pair carrying food to nest plus male singing and performing song flight also. ; Reed Bunting - 2 - singing ; Mistle Thrush - 20 - Post breeding group including several juvs ; Curlew - 3 - Pair on Chase together but not territorial, maybe failed breeders? Separate bird in in nearby fields. ; Heron - 1 ; Redstart - 1 - Singing from Pales Wood ; Ring Ouzel - 1 - Flew into Roundabout Wood ; Cuckoo - 1 ; Lapwing - 2 ; Crossbill - 1 - Flew across Chase calling ; Green Woodpecker - 1 ; Garden Warbler - 2 - singing ; Yellowhammer - 1 - singing
Wyming Brook: Wood Warbler - 2 - carrying food