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ROSEATE TERN - Sterna dougallii

 

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© Paul Bowerman

 

 

 

2016:

An adult and juvenile moulting to 1st winter were present at the mouth of The Pill, New Passage between 07:00 and 07:30 on August 28th.

 

1997:

A juvenile/ 1st winter was present at Severn Beach on October 7th - 9th.

 

1990:

On May 1st a full summer adult was watched for several minutes off New Passage. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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