Alderney Birds - Monthly Summaries
2017

These are records that have been entered by observers and it
should be noted that these have not necessarily been authenticated.


Little Grebe Longis Pond: 1 on 11th (PKV/CMV);
Fulmar Vau de Saou, Alderney: 1 on 8th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Gannet Braye Harbour: 4 on 14th Jan (PKV/CMV); Saye Bay: 12 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Cormorant Mannez Lighthouse: 1 on 4th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Shag Clonque Bay: 3 on 15th Jan (AF/PR);
Cattle Egret Alderney Airport: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Little Egret Clonque Bay: 2 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV); 8 on 15th Jan (AF/PR);
Grey Heron Clonque Bay: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV); 1 on 15th Jan (AF/PR);
Teal Longis Pond: 4 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Mallard Longis Bay: 3 on 3rd Jan (PKV);
Pochard Crabby Bay: 1 on 11th Jan [in crabby quarry] (PKV/CMV);
Sparrowhawk Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 25th Jan (PKV/CMV); Longis Pond: 1 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV); Mannez Quarry: 1 on 11th Jan [female] (PKV/CMV);
Buzzard Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 25th Jan (PKV/CMV); Essex Hill: 2 on 2nd Jan (PKV/CMV); Impot Fields, Alderney: 1 on 3rd Jan (PKV/CMV);
Peregrine Longis Pond: 1 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Pheasant Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Moorhen Fort Tourgis: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Coot Longis Pond: 6 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Oystercatcher Clonque Bay: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV); 33 on 15th Jan (AF/PR);
Ringed Plover Platte Saline: 1 on 14th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Grey Plover Saye Bay: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Lapwing Alderney Airport: 6 on 26th Jan (PKV/CMV); Barrackmaster's Lane: 6 on 27th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Snipe Longis Common: 1 on 14th Jan (PKV/CMV); Longis Pond: 2 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Curlew Clonque Bay: 40 on 15th Jan (AF/PR); Longis Bay: 1 on 3rd Jan (PKV);
Mediterranean Gull Alderney Airport: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV); Braye Bay: 4 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV); Corblets Bay: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV); Crabby Bay: 2 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV); Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 14th Jan (PKV/CMV); Saye Bay: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Black-headed Gull Clonque Bay: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV); Crabby Bay: 12 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Common Gull Fort Tourgis: 1 on 28th Jan [1st winter] (PKV/CMV);
Lesser Black-backed Gull Corblets Bay: 1 on 25th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Herring Gull Barrackmaster's Lane: 20 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV); Crabby Bay: 12 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Yellow-legged Gull Crabby Bay: 1 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Great Black-backed Gull Corblets Bay: 12 on 25th Jan (PKV/CMV); 12 on 28th Jan [1 colour ringed england] (PKV/CMV);
Kittiwake Corblets Bay: 2 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Sandwich Tern Braye Harbour: 1 on 14th Jan (PKV/CMV); Corblets Bay: 1 on 11th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Feral Pigeon Braye Harbour: 6 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Woodpigeon Barrackmaster's Lane: 10 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Collared Dove Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Kingfisher Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 3rd Jan (PKV);
Meadow Pipit Mannez Garenne: 1 on 4th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Rock Pipit Vau de Saou, Alderney: 1 on 8th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Grey Wagtail Braye Harbour: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Pied/White Wagtail Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 3rd Jan (PKV/CMV);
Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) Braye Bay: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Wren Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Dunnock Barrackmaster's Lane: 3 on 26th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Robin Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Black Redstart Platte Saline: 1 on 28th Jan [probable male] (PKV/CMV);
Stonechat Braye Harbour: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Blackbird Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Song Thrush Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Redwing Barrackmaster's Lane: 3 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV); 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Blackcap Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 14th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Chiffchaff Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV); Platte Saline: 1 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Goldcrest Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 3rd Jan (PKV/CMV);
Long-tailed Tit Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 3rd Jan (PKV/CMV);
Blue Tit Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 3rd Jan (PKV/CMV); 2 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Great Tit Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 2nd Jan (PKV/CMV); 6 on 25th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Jackdaw Vau de Saou, Alderney: 1 on 8th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Carrion Crow Barrackmaster's Lane: 10 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Raven Alderney Airport: 2 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV); Essex Hill: 2 on 2nd Jan (PKV/CMV); 2 on 20th Jan [displaying] (PKV/CMV);
Starling Impot Fields, Alderney: 100 on 3rd Jan (PKV/CMV);
House Sparrow St Anne, Alderney: 5 on 8th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Chaffinch Barrackmaster's Lane: 6 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Greenfinch Barrackmaster's Lane: 6 on 1st Jan (PKV/CMV);
Goldfinch Barrackmaster's Lane: 4 on 26th Jan (PKV/CMV); 2 on 28th Jan (PKV/CMV);
Linnet Longis Common: 1 on 3rd Jan (PKV/CMV);