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Friday 29th August 2014

BTO Robins take a break from British gardens due to extremely mild winter
Last winter's mild weather kept Robins away from gardens. Will there be a repeat this winter? Link read on
Rarity finders Pallas's Gull in Oslo — a Norwegian first
Sindre Molværsmyr recounts the discovery of this first for Norway at one of his regular gulling haunts. Link read on
WWT Extremely high mortality rate in Madagascar Pochard chicks revealed
A new study has found that the vast majority of Madagascar Pochard chicks perish before fledging. Link read on
This week at a glance...
Latest rarities
29/08 10:41 Marsh Sandpiper Glos
28/08 21:48 Citrine Wagtail Lothian
28/08 18:39 Citrine Wagtail Aberdeenshire
28/08 15:38 Swinhoe's Storm-petrel Kerry
28/08 15:03 Citrine Wagtail Northumbs
28/08 14:29 Lesser Scaup Somerset
27/08 10:40 Blue-winged Teal Worcs
26/08 09:07 Broad-billed Sandpiper W Sussex
25/08 20:24 Swinhoe's Storm-petrel Clare
25/08 19:34 Bonaparte's Gull Kent
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Wednesday 27th August 2014 Wednesday 27th August 2014

Photo of the Week Rosette
Photo of the WeekLink Common Tern
Link Farmoor Reservoir, Oxfordshire
Dave Collins, 09/08/14
Link Former Photos of the Week
Link Latest pictures
Bird of the Week
Link Barred Warbler at Fair Isle (Shetland)
Featured Site
Link Ouse Washes RSPB, Cambridgeshire
ThumbnailReview of the Week 20th-26th August
Another Swinhoe's Storm-petrel this week as well as an improving picture on the east coast. Link read on
Recent articles...
RSPB Irish Lady's-tresses found at new site in County Antrim
ThumbnailIrish Lady's-tresses, a rare and localised orchid species, has been found growing at Portmore Lough RSPB reserve. Link read on
Review The Bird Songs of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East app
ThumbnailDominic Mitchell examines the new iPhone/iPad app version of Schulze and Dingler's reference work. Link read on
Competition WIN a Vanguard Spirit ED 8x42 binocular!
ThumbnailBirdGuides has teamed up with Vanguard to offer you the chance to win this superb new binocular worth £269.99. Link read on
More articles...
Link RSPB Bee-eaters fledge on the Isle of Wight
Link Focus On Early autumn passerine migration
Link Donations urgently needed for Hookpod device to end albatross bycatch
Link RSPB Glossy Ibis pair builds nest in Lincolnshire
Link Unlocking the 'time capsules' of migrating birds

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