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Old Thursday 24th May 2007, 12:37   #1
Pete Mella
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My patch list!

I've just moved into a new house in the Loxley Valley in Sheffield. Since the beginning of May I've seen 57 species within a two hour walk from my house. Here's the list so far, and I'll keep adding new ones when they crop up.

A * denotes I've seen them in my garden, a ** denotes I've seen them outside the garden but from the house window.
  1. Blackbird*
  2. Blackcap
  3. Black-headed Gull
  4. Blue Tit*
  5. Bullfinch
  6. Canada Goose**
  7. Carrion Crow**
  8. Chaffinch*
  9. Chiffchaff*
  10. Collared Dove*
  11. Common Gull
  12. Coot
  13. Cormorant
  14. Curlew
  15. Dunnock
  16. Feral Pigeon
  17. Garden Warbler
  18. Goldcrest
  19. Goldfinch
  20. Great Crested Grebe
  21. Great Spotted Woodpecker*
  22. Great Tit*
  23. Greenfinch*
  24. Green Woodpecker
  25. Grey Heron**
  26. Grey Wagtail
  27. House Martin
  28. House Sparrow**
  29. Jackdaw*
  30. Jay**
  31. Kestrel
  32. Lapwing
  33. Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
  34. Little Owl
  35. Long-tailed Tit*
  36. Mallard**
  37. Magpie*
  38. Mistle Thrush
  39. Moorhen
  40. Nuthatch
  41. Pheasant
  42. Pied Wagtail
  43. Reed Bunting
  44. Robin*
  45. Rook
  46. Song Thrush*
  47. Sparrowhawk**
  48. Swallow*
  49. Swift*
  50. Starling**
  51. Tawny Owl
  52. Teal
  53. Treecreeper
  54. Tree Sparrow
  55. Willow Warbler
  56. Woodpigeon*
  57. Wren
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