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Otmoor Starling Murmuration
The starling murmuration on Otmoor has been declining rapidly over the past few weeks and has now stopped. The people who went down to Otmoor to see it last weekend were disappointed. If you know of anyone intending to go down please warn them that it will not get going again until next autumn. It is of course still a great place to visit and is still full of birds.
Saturday, 10 June 2017
: 9th June
Spotted Flycatcher: At least. Same area as last year - around Boar's Head pub. SU4388.
2 Mandarin Duck: fem & juv. Just one young now - same as last year. Plenty of predators in the area (Mink, Fox). SU4388.