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jane's sightings

Birds listed below were seen (or heard) by Jane Turner while staying at le Moulin in the first week of May.

at le Forêt de Mervent:

at Damvix in the Marais Poitevin:

Great Crested Grebe

Black Kite

Nuthatch

Buzzards

Night heron

Hen Harrier

Blackcap

Herons
 

Hoopoe

 

Kingfisher

 

Red-legged Partridge

 

Wryneck

 

generally, at and around le Moulin:

Kestrels

Starlings

Swallows

Goldfinch

Blackbirds

Chaffinch

House Sparrows

Black Redstart

Swifts

Wood pigeon

Jackdaws

Collared Dove

Magpies

Moorehen

Mallards

Chiff Chaff

Green Woodpecker (heard, not seen)

Lapwing

Cuckoo (heard, not seen)

Jays

Wren

Rook

House Martins

Crow

Jackdaw

Chickens (le Moulin's free ranging egg-layers!)

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