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
LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER - Limnodromus scolopaceus
On October 16th an individual was reported at Aust Warth, though
subsequently recorded as a Dowitcher spp. probably Long-billed,
it was referred to at the time as a possible Short-billed
This is the first documented
reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.