RUDDY SHELDUCK

Tadorna ferruginea - 15

 

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2012

One was present on Lagoon III at Oldbury Power Station on May 5th; One flew downriver on May 19th and was seen at 09:00 past Severn Beach.

 

2010

Two were seen in flight up river past Oldbury Power Station on January 8th; An adult male was present just inside the S. Glos boundary at ST: 691 691 near the public house at Swineford around 10:00 on April 15th.

 

2004

On Severnside; two birds were at Northwick Warth on February 7th and 9th; On March 30th one was seen at Severn Beach; A pair flew up stream at Severn Beach on May 17th; One was present on September 16th at Severn Beach; On November 24th a red colour ringed bird was seen at Severn Beach.

 

2003

On September 19th a female was seen twice in flight at Northwick Warth in the morning and on Grebe Pond on September 20th, it was present in the area until September 27th; Two were seen on December 10th at Severn Beach.

 

1997

On November 25th two females present at Northwick Warth and would remain until April 5th 1998.

 

1942

On April 18th off Aust Warth from Aust Ferry Pier a male was watched by several observers on the mud flats below Aust Ferry Pier on various occasions from April 18th - 25th and again on June 2nd along the river bank at Severn Beach.