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Not much at the patch today just 3 green sandpipers
Bromley: Long-tailed Duck still on the small fishing lake between George Lane and Rookery Lane 3pm
It was very cold today at the patch but i still managed to get a tick (WATER RAIL), Also had a couple of green sandpipers and two goldeneye.Life 115/Year 113.
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Today was just great at the patch.When i was scanning across the left bank of lockwood i noticed a bird just sitting on the ground preening.When i scoped the bird it was a (MALE MERLIN).This is the best views of a merlin i ever had.Normally you just see them dart through and that’s it. WALTHAMSTOW LIFE 114/YEAR112.
Not much at the patch today just 3 goldeneye.