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BLACK-NECKED GREBE - Podiceps nigricollis

 

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© Mark Coller

 

 

 

2015:

A winter adult was found on Sentry Box Pool, Pilning Wetland, New Passage just after 10:00 on October 17th where it remained until dusk.

 

1999:

One was reported from Oldbury Power Station on April 4th.

 

1997:

One, a moulting adult, was seen on August 31st at Oldbury Power Station on Lagoon III.

 

1996:

On October 24th a single bird was seen drifting up the R. Severn off New Passage towards Aust Warth on the tide. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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