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Jan 14th ROSE-COLOURED STARLING Botley...Iceland Gull Dix Pit...Caspian Gull Port Meadow & Dix Pit...Great northern Diver nr Pangbourne Jan...

Tuesday, 1 January 2019

Otmoor: 1st January

Barnacle Goose: 1, with 3 weird hybrids (offsrping?), almost all dark with pale 'barnacle' face - look like cross with Brent, but Canada more likely.
2 Pintail: Pair, 1st screen.

Anthony Cheke


  1. A Barnacle bred with a Greylag. They have 6 mucky babies

  2. See the Otmoor & Farmoor Birding Facebook page for a photo of the complete family.