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STONE CURLEW - Burhinus oedicnemus

 

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© Darren Pearce

 

 

2018:

One was found on Northwick Warth early morning on April 15th where it remained throughout the day.

 

2013:

One was found around 16:30 by the flash on Northwick Warth on March 23rd. Although it was relocated a couple of times it was not seen again after about 17:00; One, a second individual with at least one leg ring, was found at Oldbury Power Station on March 29th.

 

2006:

An adult was flushed from long grass at Northwick Warth and seen subsequently from the Severn Way footpath on the evening of April 20th. It was present from 19:30 until dusk at ST: 553 873.

 

1999:

On July 27th at New Passage an individual was seen in flight and heading north-east with Lapwings. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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