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GREEN-WINGED TEAL Pit 60 15th Jan...Glossy Ibis Kencot 12th Jan...Yellow-browed Warbler Preston Crowmarsh...Kumlien's Gull Yelford 1st January...Great Grey Shrike West Ginge 31st Dec...Iceland Gull Farmoor Res...OOS "Withymead Wildlife" Talk 10th January ...Oxford RSPB "Behind the Scenes at Otmoor" 11th January (see Forthcoming Events for more details)...

County Life Lists

Name           Total  N/S          Latest 
Nic Hallam       274               Whiskered Tern
Roger Wyatt      274               Whiskered Tern
Dai John         271               Little Bunting
Ian Lewington    271 (inc 1 H/O)   Whiskered Tern
Stuart Thomson   271 (inc 1 H/O)   Little Bunting
Justin Taylor    268 (inc 1 H/O)   White Stork 
Paul Chandler    268               Lapland Bunting 
Pete Alan        268               Lapland Bunting 
Jon Uren         267 (inc 1 H/O)   Great Skua
Geoff Wyatt      266 (inc 1 H/O)   Whiskered Tern
Steve Young      266 (inc 1 H/O)   Lapland Bunting
Pete Roby        265 (inc 1 H/O)   Red-necked Phalarope
Dave Horton      263 (inc 1 H/O)   Purple Heron  
Steve Roby       262 (inc 1 H/O)   Spotted Sandpiper
Peter Barker     262 (inc 1 H/O)   Little Bunting 
Wayne Bull       262 (inc 2 H/O)   Little Bunting
Jon Prowse       261 (inc 1 H/O)   Red-necked Phalarope 
Ewan Urquhart    261 (inc 1 H/O)   Little Bunting 
Bob Hurst        261 (inc 1 H/O)   Pink-footed Goose
Phil Barnett     260 (inc 1 H/O)   Oriental Turtle Dove
Keith Clack      259 (inc 2 H/O)   Little Bunting 
Jason Coppock    251               Purple Heron 
Terry Tossel     251 (inc 1 H/O)   Red-backed Shrike  
Tom Wickens      251 (inc 2 H/O)   Little Bunting
Barry Batchelor  249               Little Bunting 
Paul Wren        244               Little Bunting
Dave Lowe        242 (inc 2 H/O)   Little Bunting
Adam Hartley     241 (inc 1 H/O)   Green-winged Teal
Steve Burch      236               Red-necked Phalarope
Graham Coleman   234 (inc 2 H/O)   Wryneck 
Peter Law        232 (inc 2 H/O)   Bonaparte's Gull
Dave Daniells    228 (inc 2 H/O)   Whooper Swan  
Andy Last        225 (inc 3 H/O)   Water Pipit
Gareth Blockley  223 (inc 2 H/O)   Wood Warbler
Mark Merritt     219 (inc 1 H/O)   Yellow-browed Warbler
Steve Goddard     218               Little Bunting 
Ian Smith        210 (inc 3 H/O)   Red-necked Phalarope 
Mark Chivers     199               Hawfinch
Ian Elkins       194 (inc 1 H/O)   Water Pipit
Ben Carpenter    192 (inc 2 H/O)   Golden Oriole
Stephen Collier  159               Sanderling
George Best      148               Hawfinch  

All totals are B.O.U accepted species.
Totals that include heard only species are indicated by (H/O).

Non B.O.U includes:  
Falcated Duck
Ruddy Shelduck
American Black Tern, 
White-headed Duck
Azorean Yellow-legged Gull
Black-headed Wagtail (race)
Siberian Chiffchaff (race)