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); 1 on 23rd Feb (JH); 1 on 27th Feb (JH); 1 on 28th Feb (JDH);
Gannet Giffoine: 100 on 9th Feb (PKV);
Cormorant Fort Hommet: 2 on 2nd Feb (JDH); Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 2nd Feb (JDH); 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Mannez Lighthouse: 2 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Shag Fort Hommet: 6 on 2nd Feb (JDH); 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); Longis Pond: 3 on 27th Feb (JH);
Grey Heron Braye Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH); Longis Bay: 1 on 23rd Feb (JH); Longis Pond: 2 on 27th Feb (JH); 1 on 28th Feb (JDH);
Brent Goose Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 25th Feb (JH);
Shelduck Longis Bay: 2 on 24th Feb (JH); 3 on 27th Feb (JH); 3 on 28th 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); 4 on 23rd Feb (JH); 5 on 26th Feb (JH); 5 on 28th Feb [3 female, 2 male] (JDH);
Teal Longis Bay: 1 on 27th Feb (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 5 on 28th Feb (JH);
Mallard Longis Pond: 9 on 2nd Feb (JDH); 24 on 28th Feb (JDH);
Buzzard Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 3rd Feb (PKV/CMV); Giffoine: 1 on 9th Feb (PKV); Longis Common: 2 on 22nd Feb (JH);
Peregrine Essex Farm: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH);
Water Rail Clonque Bay: 1 on 8th Feb [Heard calling] (JDH); Longis Pond: 2 on 27th Feb (JH);
Moorhen Longis Pond: 1 on 23rd Feb (JH); 1 on 28th Feb (JDH);
Coot Crabby Quarry, Alderney: 2 on 8th Feb (JDH); Longis Pond: 2 on 2nd Feb (JDH); 2 on 28th Feb (JDH);
Oystercatcher Clonque Bay: 53 on 8th Feb (JDH); Fort Hommet: 2 on 2nd 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); 3 on 27th Feb (JH); Platte Saline: 3 on 26th Feb (JDH); 1 on 28th Feb (JH); Saye Bay: 2 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Golden Plover Longis Bay: 1 on 27th Feb (JH); Platte Saline: 1 on 28th Feb (JH); Whitegates, Alderney: 3 on 26th Feb (JDH);
Grey Plover Braye Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH); Longis Bay: 3 on 23rd Feb (JH); Saye Bay: 7 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Lapwing Alderney Airport: 20 on 26th Feb (SR); Braye Bay: 9 on 28th Feb (JH); Longis Bay: 8 on 27th Feb (JH); 5 on 28th Feb (JDH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 5 on 28th Feb (JH); Whitegates, Alderney: 1 on 25th Feb (JH); 4 on 26th Feb (JDH);
Snipe Longis Pond: 1 on 23rd Feb (JH); 2 on 27th Feb (JH); 4 on 27th Feb (JH); 1 on 28th Feb (JDH); 5 on 28th Feb (JH); Platte Saline: 2 on 28th Feb (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 10 on 28th Feb (JH);
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); 2 on 27th Feb (JH);
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 Clonque Bay: 1 on 26th Feb (JDH); Crabby Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH); 4 on 25th Feb (JH); 2 on 26th Feb (JDH); Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 1 on 27th Feb (JH); Platte Saline: 1 on 26th Feb (JDH); 1 on 28th Feb (JH);
Black-headed Gull Braye Bay: 13 on 21st Feb (JH); Crabby Bay: 13 on 26th Feb (JDH);
Lesser Black-backed Gull Corblets Bay: 1 on 23rd Feb (JH); Crabby Bay: 1 on 8th Feb (JDH); 6 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV); 3 on 25th Feb (JH); Impot Fields, Alderney: 2 on 26th Feb (JDH);
Herring Gull Impot Fields, Alderney: 109 on 26th Feb (JDH); Mannez Lighthouse: 20 on 16th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Great Black-backed Gull Fort Hommet: 3 on 2nd Feb (JDH); Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 2nd Feb (PKV/CMV); Impot Fields, Alderney: 6 on 26th Feb (JDH);
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);
Skylark Rose Farm, Alderney: 7 on 28th Feb (JH); Whitegates, Alderney: 1 on 28th Feb (JH);
Meadow Pipit Giffoine: 1 on 9th Feb (PKV); Tourgis Hill: 5 on 25th Feb (JH);
Water Pipit Alderney golf course: 1 on 24th Feb (JH); Longis Bay: 1 on 22nd Feb (JH);
Rock Pipit Longis Bay: 8 on 2nd Feb (JDH);
Grey Wagtail St Anne: 1 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV);
Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) Whitegates, Alderney: 3 on 22nd Feb (JH);
Common Dolphin (Short-nosed) Mannez Lighthouse: 1 on 25th Feb [Deceased] (JH);
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 Alderney Airport: 25 on 23rd Feb (JH); Barrackmaster's Lane: 100 on 1st Feb (PKV/CMV); 70 on 3rd Feb [one with trixy] (PKV/CMV); 30 on 12th Feb (PKV/CMV); Rose Farm, Alderney: 30 on 28th Feb (JH);
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);
Small Tortoiseshell The Nunnery, Alderney: 1 on 25th Feb (JH);