T h e B i r d s O f S o u t h G l o u c e s t e r s h i r e
BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER -
A juvenile/ 1st winter was found on September
27th on Northwick Warth and was present there until
An individual was located at Severn Beach on May
22nd and was still present on May 23rd.
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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