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Review of the Week: 5-11 June

In a fairly quiet week, a Baillon's Crake tempted the idea of a good summer for the species and several decent rarities were up for grabs...


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Focus on: Baillon's Crake

With a Baillon's Crake influx shaping up on the near continent, Ed Stubbs takes a look at this diminutive rallid, which could be coming...


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Review of the Week: 22-28 May

Upland Sandpiper, Eurasian Crag Martin and the Baikal Teal moving northwards highlighted another good week. Meanwhile, the Pied Crow hopped...


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