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Martin Hughes-Games presents the redshank. Redshanks spend the winter on the UK's estuaries and wetlands.

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Martin Hughes-Games presents the Redshank. Redshanks spend the winter on our estuaries and wetlands, taking food from the surface of the mud and probing the ooze for creatures which live beneath.

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Tue 8 May 2018 05:58

Redshank (Tringa totanus)

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