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1b - JULY 2006 BIRD SIGHTINGS (NON ANGUS)

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Local Scottish Bird Sightings (but not Angus) for JULY 2006
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MONDAY 10th JULY 2006 - Rosefinch

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Date & Time: MONDAY 10th JULY 2006
Species: Rosefinch
Location: adult male singing by the football pitch entrance NJ882198. Newmachar, Aberdeenshire. From Birdguides Website

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^ Common Rosefinch, Aberdeenshire, Newmachar 8.7.06 Josh Jones
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TUESDAY 11th JULY 2006 - Rosefinch

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Date & Time: TUESDAY 11th JULY 2006 - Mid Morning
Species: Rosefinch
Location: adult male still present showed well briefly mid-morning in the tree beside the first house on the right hand side of the road about 100m past the entrance to the football ground. Newmachar, Aberdeenshire. From Birdguides Website
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Report from RSPB Loch of Strathbeg (Aberdeenshire)18/7/06

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Loch of Strathbeg HQ is at Starnafin Farm and the pool referred to here, is the pool seen from the viewing area in the main building. It is an RSPB reserve, with free admission, although donations are acceptable

A single wood sandpiper and two greenshank on the small pool in front of
Starnafin and 400+ terns on newly created island in Loch on 18th.
Several whimbrels on the reserve on 17th
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MONDAY 17th JULY 2006 - Bearded Tit

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Date & Time: MONDAY 17th JULY 2006
Species: Bearded Tit
Location: Bearded Tit by Logie Buchan bridge, Ythan, Aberdeenshire, Monday evening. Calling then flew across River Ythan 50m upstream of bridge.
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TUESDAY 18th JULY 2006 - Ferruginous Duck

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Date & Time: TUESDAY 18th JULY 2006
Species: Ferruginous Duck
Location: drake Ferruginous Duck still by the reedbed in the western end of Loch Gelly, Fife.
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