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BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER - Calidris subruficollis

 

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© Gary Thoburn

 

 

 

2003:

A juvenile/ 1st winter was found on September 27th on Northwick Warth and was present there until the 30th.

 

1990:

An individual was located at Severn Beach on May 22nd and was still present on May 23rd.

 

1989:

On September 30th one was found at New Passage, it was seen on the tide line with a mixed flock of small waders. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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