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* List totals (Clements taxonomy): world list 3,040 species. Latest world tick: Venezuelan Flycatcher at Gilpin Trace, Tobago, 6 Feb 2013. Western Palearctic: 734 species. London: 286 species. Best find: Britain's first Slaty-backed Gull at Rainham, London, 13 Jan 2011.

* Birdwatch magazine: now available as a digital edition on iTunes - save money and trees!.

* Podcast: listen to the Slaty-backed Gull episode on Talking Naturally.

* Latest upload: tour reader for group trip to Azores, October 2012 (uploaded 6 Feb 2013).

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