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WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER - Calidris fuscicollis

 

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© Mark Coller

 

 

 

2001:

An adult was found in the high tide roost on August 4th at Severn Beach. The 320th British record.

1998:

A juvenile/ 1st winter was present from November 22nd - 26th at Cake Pill on Aust Warth.

 

1995:

An adult was present from August 21st - 31st  at Severn Beach.

 

1989:

There are two unconfirmed reports from this year; One on Northwick Warth on September 30 and one at Severn Beach on November 17th.

 

1985:

On September 12th a juvenile/ 1st winter was seen at Severn Beach and was still present on the 13th. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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