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Cape Gull (Library photograph)

Cambridgeshire bird news July 2022

A Gull-billed Tern was at Maxey Pits 20th although it spent more time nearby at Baston & Langtoft pits. A Black Kite flew over Waterbeach 11th.


Up to eleven Glossy Ibises were at Fen Drayton Lakes from 22nd and up to two Glossy Ibises was at Berry Fen 2nd-6th. An unringed White Stork was at Smithy Fen until 6th and at Eldernell 27th.


Highlights at Grafham Water were a Black-necked Grebe in Dudney Creek 15th, a Black Tern 16th, 22nd and 29th, thirteen Little Terns 22nd, and two Sandwich Terns flew over south-east 31st. A Black-necked Grebe was at Dernford Reservoir 24th.


Three Wood Sandpipers were at Burwell Fen 2nd, a single Wood Sandpiper was at Berry Fen 2nd, Smithey Fen 3rd and two Wood Sandpipers were at Northstowe flood 29th.

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