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27 February 2015 Last updated at 10:55

Urban birdsBirds on a feeder (c) Jill Packenham

Take part in a garden bird survey to measure the effect of light pollution BBC News

red-necked phalarope'Unique' bird migration discovered

A tracking device which weighs less than a paperclip helps scientists uncover one of the world's great bird migrations. BBC News

Visitors at Attenborough Nature ReserveVisitors flock to see rare bird

A rare bird usually found in Central Asia and Africa is discovered at a nature reserve in Nottinghamshire. BBC News

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