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 Longis Pond: 1 on 20th (JH);
Gannet Giffoine: 100 on 9th Feb (PKV);
Cormorant Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 2nd Feb (JDH); 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Mannez Lighthouse: 2 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Shag Fort Houmet Herbe: 4 on 2nd Feb (JDH); 6 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 2 on 2nd Feb (JDH); Mannez Lighthouse: 2 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Little Egret Braye Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH);
Grey Heron Braye Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH);
Wigeon Longis Pond: 1 on 2nd Feb [Female] (JDH); 2 on 12th Feb [Both female] (JDH); 2 on 16th Feb (JH); 2 on 20th Feb (JH);
Mallard Longis Pond: 9 on 2nd Feb (JDH);
Buzzard Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 3rd Feb (PKV/CMV); Giffoine: 1 on 9th Feb (PKV);
Peregrine Essex Farm: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH);
Water Rail Clonque Bay: 1 on 8th Feb [Heard calling] (JDH);
Coot Crabby Quarry, Alderney: 2 on 8th Feb (JDH); Longis Pond: 2 on 2nd Feb (JDH);
Oystercatcher Clonque Bay: 53 on 8th Feb (JDH); Fort Houmet Herbe: 12 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Fort Quesnard: 6 on 2nd Feb (JDH); Longis Bay: 6 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV); Saye Bay: 30 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Ringed Plover Longis Bay: 3 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV); Saye Bay: 2 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Grey Plover Braye Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH); Saye Bay: 7 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Whimbrel Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Curlew Clonque Bay: 40 on 8th Feb (JDH); Fort Houmet Herbe: 3 on 2nd Feb (JDH); Fort Quesnard: 1 on 2nd Feb (JDH); Longis Bay: 1 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); 2 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Turnstone Fort Houmet Herbe: 4 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Fort Quesnard: 3 on 2nd Feb (JDH); Longis Bay: 10 on 2nd Feb (JDH);
Mediterranean Gull Crabby Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH); Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Lesser Black-backed Gull Crabby Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH); 6 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Herring Gull Mannez Lighthouse: 20 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Great Black-backed Gull Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Sandwich Tern Corblets Bay: 2 on 11th Feb (PKV); Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Razorbill Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 1st Feb (PKV/CMV); 1 on 2nd Feb (JDH);
Barn Owl Braye Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH);
Meadow Pipit Giffoine: 1 on 9th Feb (PKV);
Rock Pipit Longis Bay: 8 on 2nd Feb (JDH);
Grey Wagtail St Anne: 1 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Fieldfare Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Redwing Barrackmaster's Lane: 10 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Essex Hill: 20 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Chiffchaff Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Goldcrest Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Firecrest Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 3rd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Blue Tit Barrackmaster's Lane: 4 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Great Tit Barrackmaster's Lane: 6 on 3rd Feb (PKV/CMV); 6 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Raven Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Essex Hill: 1 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV); Giffoine: 2 on 9th Feb (PKV);
House Sparrow Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 3rd Feb (PKV/CMV);
Chaffinch Barrackmaster's Lane: 100 on 1st Feb (PKV/CMV); 70 on 3rd Feb [one with trixy] (PKV/CMV); 30 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Greenfinch Barrackmaster's Lane: 50 on 1st Feb (PKV/CMV); 35 on 3rd Feb (PKV/CMV); 8 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Goldfinch Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Siskin Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Feb (PKV/CMV); 1 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); 1 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Grey Seal Mannez Lighthouse: 1 on 14th Feb (PKV/CMV);