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.


Fulmar Cocque Lihou, Alderney: 1 on 19th (PKV/CV/JH);
Manx Shearwater : 6 on 30th Jun (PKV/CMV); Braye Harbour: 1 on 17th Jun [Found on land and released at Fort Raz] (PKV/CV); Clonque Bay: 1 on 19th Jun (PKV/CV/JH);
Balearic Shearwater Clonque Bay: 1 on 19th Jun (PKV/CV/JH);
Little Egret Corblets Bay: 1 on 17th Jun (PKV/CV); Longis Bay: 1 on 27th Jun (JDH);
Grey Heron Braye Bay: 1 on 4th Jun (JH); Clonque Bay: 1 on 7th Jun (JH/JDH); Corblets Bay: 1 on 17th Jun (PKV/CV);
White Stork Fort Houmet Herbe: 6 on 4th Jun (NC);
Greylag Goose (Wild) Bibette Head, Alderney: 7 on 4th Jun (JH);
Shelduck Longis Bay: 4 on 3rd Jun [2 pairs] (SAR); 2 on 8th Jun (JH/JDH); 3 on 30th Jun [Pair with duckling] (JH); Saye Bay: 2 on 8th Jun (JH/JDH);
Mallard Saye Farm (Campsite), Alderney: 2 on 2nd Jun (SAR);
Marsh Harrier Giffoine: 1 on 27th Jun (PKV/CMV); Telegraph Tower, Alderney: 1 on 27th Jun [Immature/female in moult] (JDH);
Sparrowhawk Braye Harbour: 1 on 30th Jun (JH);
Buzzard Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 29th Jun (PKV/CMV); Giffoine: 1 on 3rd Jun (SAR);
Kestrel Alderney Airport: 1 on 2nd Jun (SAR);
Hobby Telegraph Tower, Alderney: 1 on 21st Jun [Heading NE] (JDH);
Peregrine St Anne, Alderney: 1 on 15th Jun (PKV/CV); Telegraph Bay: 2 on 21st Jun [Pair] (JDH);
Pheasant Saye Farm (Campsite), Alderney: 2 on 2nd Jun [Male, female and several chicks] (SAR);
Oystercatcher Platte Saline: 8 on 3rd Jun (SAR);
Ringed Plover Corblets Bay: 4 on 16th Jun (PKV/CV); Platte Saline: 1 on 2nd Jun (SAR); Saye Bay: 2 on 6th Jun [M and F] (SAR);
Grey Plover Platte Saline: 1 on 5th Jun (JH); 1 on 7th Jun (JH/JDH);
Sanderling Braye Bay: 14 on 11th Jun (CH/JH); Platte Saline: 3 on 7th Jun (JH/JDH);
Whimbrel Longis Bay: 4 on 5th Jun (JH); 1 on 8th Jun (JH);
Curlew Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 27th Jun (PKV/CMV); Clonque Bay: 14 on 21st Jun (JH);
Green Sandpiper Giffoine: 1 on 27th Jun (PKV/CMV); Longis Pond: 1 on 28th Jun [juv] (JH);
Mediterranean Gull Braye Bay: 1 on 21st Jun (JH); Crabby Bay: 1 on 27th Jun [Adult] (JDH);
Black-headed Gull Crabby Bay: 2 on 27th Jun [Adults] (JDH); Saye Bay: 7 on 27th Jun [Adults] (JDH);
Yellow-legged Gull Crabby Bay: 1 on 21st Jun (JH);
Guillemot Cocque Lihou, Alderney: 100+ on 19th Jun (PKV/CV/JH);
Razorbill Cocque Lihou, Alderney: 100+ on 19th Jun (PKV/CV/JH);
Turtle Dove Fontaine David: 1 on 10th Jun (PR/0);
Cuckoo Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 9th Jun (PKV/CV); 1 on 11th Jun (PKV/CV); Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 1st Jun (MA); Telegraph Tower, Alderney: 1 on 27th Jun (JDH); Val de la Bonne Terre: 1 on 9th Jun (JH);
Barn Owl Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 26th Jun (PKV/CMV);
Swift Alderney golf course: 7 on 11th Jun [flying south] (JH); Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 9th Jun (PKV/CV); 3 on 11th Jun (PKV/CV); Braye Bay: 2 on 21st Jun (JH); Kiln Farm, Alderney: 100+ on 29th Jun (PKV/CV);
Swallow Giffoine: 4 on 3rd Jun (SAR); Platte Saline: 4 on 2nd Jun [Collecting mud] (SAR);
Meadow Pipit Giffoine: 6+ on 3rd Jun (SAR); Mannez Garenne: 4 on 2nd Jun (SAR); Platte Saline: 5 on 2nd Jun (SAR); 3 on 3rd Jun (SAR); Saye Farm (Campsite), Alderney: 6 on 2nd Jun (SAR); Whitegates, Alderney: 4 on 3rd Jun (SAR);
Rock Pipit Saye Bay: 3 on 2nd Jun (SAR);
Bottle-nosed Dolphin Cocque Lihou, Alderney: c 20 on 19th Jun (PKV/CV/JH); Corblets Bay: 10 on 17th Jun [heading west] (PKV/CV);
Black Redstart The Nunnery, Alderney: 1 on 22nd Jun [Male] (JDH);
Blackbird Whitegates, Alderney: 1 on 3rd Jun (SAR);
Whitethroat Mannez Garenne: 1 on 2nd Jun (SAR);
Serin Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 8th Jun [male] (PKV/CV); 1 on 9th Jun [Male in display flight] (PKV/CV); 2 on 11th Jun [Male and Female] (PKV/CV); Essex Farm: 1 on 7th Jun [Singing male] (JDH); 1 on 11th Jun (JDH);
Greenfinch Mannez Garenne: 1 on 2nd Jun (SAR);
Linnet Giffoine: 4 on 3rd Jun (SAR);
Grey Seal Fort Quesnard: 1 on 17th Jun (PKV/CV); Saye Bay: 1 on 17th Jun (PKV/CV);