Alderney Birds - Monthly Summaries
2018

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


Little Grebe Corbletts Quarry, Alderney: 2 on 3rd (JH); 1 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Longis Pond: 1 on 1st Dec (JDH);
Gannet Chateau a l'Etoc: 3 on 3rd Dec (JDH); Clonque Bay: 2 on 9th Dec (JDH);
Cormorant Chateau a l'Etoc: 3 on 3rd Dec (JDH);
Shag Chateau a l'Etoc: 9 on 3rd Dec (JDH);
Little Egret Braye Bay: 1 on 5th Dec (JH); Clonque Bay: 3 on 1st Dec (JH); 2 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Longis Bay: 1 on 3rd Dec (JDH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 2 on 10th Dec (JH);
Grey Heron Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 6th Dec (PKV/CMV); Braye Bay: 1 on 5th Dec (JH); Longis Bay: 1 on 3rd Dec (JDH);
Pink-footed Goose Sur la Ville, Alderney: 2 on 1st Dec (JH);
Greylag Goose (Wild) Sur la Ville, Alderney: 3 on 1st Dec (JH); 3 on 9th Dec (ABO );
Teal Longis Pond: 1 on 8th Dec (JH);
Mallard Corbletts Quarry, Alderney: 28 on 3rd Dec (JH); Longis Bay: 20 on 1st Dec (JDH);
Sparrowhawk Mannez Quarry: 1 on 11th Dec (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 10th Dec (JH);
Buzzard Longis Common: 3 on 6th Dec (JDH); Longis Pond: 3 on 6th Dec (JDH);
Water Rail Longis Pond: 2 on 1st Dec (JDH); 2 on 6th Dec (JDH); 2 on 8th Dec (JH); Mannez Quarry: 3+ on 11th Dec (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 2 on 4th Dec (JH);
Moorhen Rose Farm, Alderney: 8 on 4th Dec (JH);
Coot Longis Pond: 2 on 1st Dec (JDH);
Oystercatcher Corblets Bay: 7 on 6th Dec (PKV/CMV);
Ringed Plover Corblets Bay: 13 on 5th Dec (PKV/CMV); 27 on 6th Dec (PKV/CMV); Platte Saline: 11 on 7th Dec (JH);
Grey Plover Braye Bay: 1 on 5th Dec (JH);
Lapwing Giffoine: 1 on 1st Dec (JH);
Woodcock Longis Pond: 1 on 1st Dec (JDH); Mannez Quarry: 1 on 12th Dec (JH);
Whimbrel Clonque Bay: 1 on 1st Dec (JH);
Curlew Clonque Bay: 42 on 1st Dec (JH); Corblets Bay: 1 on 6th Dec (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 4 on 3rd Dec (JDH);
Turnstone Mannez Lighthouse: 1 on 7th Dec (JH); Platte Saline: 4 on 7th Dec (JH);
Mediterranean Gull Braye Bay: 7 on 5th Dec (JH);
Black-headed Gull Braye Bay: 41 on 5th Dec (JH);
Lesser Black-backed Gull Corblets Bay: 1 on 6th Dec (PKV/CMV); Impot Fields, Alderney: 2 on 9th Dec (ABO );
Herring Gull Braye Bay: 26 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Clonque Bay: 38 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Corblets Bay: 32 on 6th Dec (PKV/CMV); Giffoine: 32 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Impot Fields, Alderney: 58 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Sur la Ville, Alderney: 31 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Tourgis Hill: 56 on 9th Dec (ABO );
Great Black-backed Gull Chateau a l'Etoc: 8 on 3rd Dec (JDH); Clonque Bay: 13 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Corblets Bay: 7 on 5th Dec [colour ringed from le harve] (PKV/CMV); 11 on 6th Dec [colour ringed from portland] (PKV/CMV); Impot Fields, Alderney: 16 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Mannez Lighthouse: 48 on 7th Dec (JH); Platte Saline: 16 on 7th Dec (JH); Sur la Ville, Alderney: 3 on 9th Dec (ABO ); Tourgis Hill: 5 on 9th Dec (ABO );
Kittiwake Chateau a l'Etoc: 6 on 3rd Dec (JDH);
Sandwich Tern Crabby Bay: 1 on 3rd Dec (JH); Longis Bay: 2 on 1st Dec (JDH); 6 on 10th Dec (JH); Platte Saline: 1 on 1st Dec (JH); 1 on 7th Dec (JH);
Barn Owl Longis Common: 1 on 5th Dec (JH); Mannez Quarry: 1 on 4th Dec (JH);
Rock Pipit Platte Saline: 14 on 1st Dec (JH); 14 on 7th Dec (JH);
Grey Wagtail Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 4th Dec (JH); St Anne: 1 on 9th Dec (ABO ); The Nunnery, Alderney: 1 on 3rd Dec (JDH); 1 on 5th Dec (JDH);
Black Redstart Longis Bay: 1 on 10th Dec (JH);
Fieldfare Rose Farm, Alderney: 65 on 4th Dec (JH); 35 on 10th Dec (JH); The Nunnery, Alderney: 40 on 5th Dec [Overflew SE] (JDH);
Redwing Barrackmaster's Lane: 43 on 3rd Dec (PKV/CMV); Mannez Quarry: 180 on 11th Dec (JH/SO); 100 on 12th Dec (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 300 on 4th Dec (JH); 20 on 10th Dec (JH); The Nunnery, Alderney: 30 on 5th Dec [Overflew SE] (JDH);
Cetti's Warbler Longis Pond: 1 on 1st Dec (JDH); 1 on 5th Dec (JDH); Mannez Quarry: 1 on 11th Dec (JH/SO); 1 on 12th Dec (JH);
Chiffchaff Mannez Quarry: 3 on 11th Dec (JH);
Firecrest Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 10th Dec (JH);
Carrion Crow Impot Fields, Alderney: 56 on 9th Dec (ABO );
Starling Giffoine: 40 on 9th Dec (ABO ); St Anne: 250 on 11th Dec (JH);
Chaffinch Rose Farm, Alderney: 25 on 9th Dec (ABO );
Brambling Mannez Quarry: 1 on 11th Dec (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 3 on 4th Dec (JH);
Siskin Rose Farm, Alderney: 4 on 4th Dec (JH);
Grey Seal Saye Bay: 1 on 3rd Dec (PKV/CMV);
Unidentified auk Chateau a l'Etoc: 5 on 3rd Dec (JDH);