Hoody.

Kirkby on Bain gravel pits.         This hooded crow on the tip was a good bird for Lincs, only my second – and the first was in exactly the same spot, some years back.

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An adult little gull was on one of the islands on the hide pit.

At least one cuckoo was singing.

A turtle dove purred.

Woodhall Spa Old Airfield pits.       A little stint was with a dunlin.

Frampton Marsh.        2/3 wood sandpipers.

Drake garganey.

Cetti’s singing.

4 common buzzards, migrating south.

A pale bellied brent was with a couple of hundred remaining brents.

Also a black brant type, white flanked, broad white neck collar, but considered to be a hybrid. (back not particularly dark). Pic from John Badley’s twitter account.

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