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On Sunday 31st July 2016…

An area of wet grassland at Newton Pool was looking great for waders this sunday and there was a a good selection present.  These included Black-tailed Godwit, Dunlin, Curlew, Lapwing, Ruff, Greenshank and Snipe.  No sign of the recent Pectoral Sandpiper however.

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The pool at Newton is one of the most attractive nature reserves in Northumberland.

Nearby a couple of Stonechats were very vocal and a fledged bird was nearby.

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