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Great Northern Diver, Red-necked Grebe, 3 Slavonian Grebe, Shag, 5 Whooper Swan, 3 Shoveler and 54 Wigeon. In the roost adult Glaucous Gull and first winter Yellow-legged Gull. (T Clermont M Doughty J Judge T Marlow C Matthews P Worthy)
Slavonian Grebes and Whooper Swans---Mike Doughty---
Slavonian Grebe---Chris Matthews---
Slavonian Grebe---video---The de Clermont---
2 Great Northern Diver, Red-necked Grebe and 20 Wigeon. In the roost adult Glaucous Gull, adult and second winter Caspian Gull, 3+ Yellow-legged Gull and c1348 Great Black-backed Gull. (T Clermont T Marlow)
Caspian Gull---video---Theo de Clermont---
2 Great Northern Diver, Red-necked Grebe, 3 Shag, Kingfisher, Barnacle Goose, Grey Wagtail, Pochard, 87 Wigeon and Golden Plover. In the roost second winter and first winter Caspian Gull. (A Boddington T Clermont M Phillips Nas33 T Marlow)
Great Northern Divers, Goosanders and Goldeneye---Nas33---
2 Great Northern Diver, Red-necked Grebe, 3 Shag, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 34 Goosander, 2 Pochard, 4 Shoveler, 47 Wigeon and 5+ Chiffchaff. In the roost adult Glaucous Gull, adult and first winter Caspian Gull and 917 Great Black-backed Gull. (K Barnsley P Cashmore T Clermont D Cox J Judge M Phillips S Roper C & J Timms D Woodward)
Great Northern Diver, Wigeon and Tufted Duck---Theo de Clermont---
Great Black-backed Gull---James Timms---