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KENTISH PLOVER - Anarhynchus alexandrinus

 

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© John Martin

 

 

 

2006:

A juvenile was seen at Severn Beach at 19:10 on September 22nd.

 

2004:

A female was noted on May 12th at Severn Beach.

 

1993:

A male was seen on August 16th at Oldbury Power Station on Lagoon II.

 

1949:

On May 10th at Severn Beach a female at close range among Ringed Plover.

 

1947:

On May 4th extremely good views were obtained of a male in company with a large mixed gathering of Dunlin, Ringed Plover and other waders, at Severn Beach. It was still present on May 5th. (cf. British Birds, Vol. XL, p.254). This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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