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Old Friday 13th April 2012, 13:00   #1
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Migration hits a wall (BTO)

Latest update from the BTO: Migration hits a wall



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Old Friday 13th April 2012, 23:09   #2
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It seems so. Not many rare birds popping up yet.
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Old Saturday 14th April 2012, 09:32   #3
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It wasn`t until yesterday in Hampshire that I had my 1st Willow warblers they seemed to be singing from everywhere,a steady trickle of swallows coming through as well as my 1st Cuckoo of the year.

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Spring has just started up again for me. Ist Grasshopper and Reed Warblers
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No willow warblers here yet either, but then it is snowing!
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Still quite cold and I read somewhere that some species such as Whitethroat and Lesser Whitethroat are late. Are any other birds late?
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I just had my first swallows over Alnwick marketplace on Sunday morning! Last year's birds arrived on 10th April so these two were a whopping TWELVE days late!
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Old Tuesday 24th April 2012, 17:53   #8
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10000 swifts hit sw france migration corridor today. Expect them shortly.....
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Forget Swifts I have not seen a House Martin yet lol
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