Blue-headed Wagtail

Motacilla flava flava - c.20

 

Paul Bowerman

 

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2020

An autumn male was noted from Northwick Warth on August 12th with the same or another on the 17th.

 

2019
APRIL: A female type was seen briefly in the ploughed area on Pilning Wetland Reserve on the 24th; A male and at least two females were present in the ploughed area on Pilning Wetland Reserve on the 25th. A male still present in the ploughed area on Pilning Wetland Reserve on 26th.
 

2018
A fine male was present on Pilning Wetland on May 24th.
 

2017
A fine spring male was present on Pilning Wetland on May 17th - 18th.
 

2016
A fine spring male was present in the Northwick Warth/ Pilning Wetland area throughout the day on April 17th; An apparent second/ different spring male (or well marked Yellow Wagtail) was present on Pilning Wetland in the evening on April 18th; Two (a male and female) were present together on the Wader Scrape on Pilning Wetland in the morning on April 20th viewable from Sentry Box Lane; A male was present on Pilning Wetland on April 22nd - 24th.
 

2012
A summer male was on Northwick Warth on April 27th.
 

2008
A male was seen briefly in the morning by four observers at Severn Beach on April 20th.
 

2004
A male was found on May 1st on Northwick Warth.
 

1999
A presumed adult was seen on April 19th on Northwick Warth; A presumed adult was seen on April 25th at Aust Warth and the same or another presumed adult was present on April 26th at Severn Beach.

 

1998 - 1955

No reports found between these years!
 

1954
Four were reported on April 23rd at Severn Beach on the foreshore with around 35 Yellow Wagtail.