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 19th (JH);
Manx Shearwater Mannez Lighthouse: 120 on 1st Jun [off shore] (JH); 40 on 4th Jun (JH);
Cormorant Braye Bay: 2 on 19th Jun (JH);
Great White Egret Longis Bay: 1 on 21st Jun (JH);
Grey Heron Braye Bay: 1 on 17th Jun (JH); Clonque Bay: 7 on 21st Jun (JH); Longis Bay: 5 on 21st Jun (JH);
Shelduck Mannez Lighthouse: 2 on 1st Jun (JH);
Hen Harrier Essex Hill: 1 on 6th Jun [male] (JH/JDH); Mannez Quarry: 1 on 11th Jun [Male] (JDH);
Sparrowhawk Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 18th Jun (JH);
Buzzard Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 15th Jun (PKV/CMV); 1 on 22nd Jun (PKV/CMV);
Kestrel Longis Bay: 1 on 11th Jun (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 18th Jun (JH);
Hobby Braye Bay: 1 on 22nd Jun (JH);
Peregrine Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 9th Jun (PKV/CMV); 2 on 14th Jun (PKV/CMV); 1 on 22nd Jun (PKV/CMV); 1 on 28th Jun (PKV/CMV);
Ringed Plover Longis Bay: 6 on 3rd Jun (JDH);
Lapwing Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 22nd Jun (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 1 on 22nd Jun (JH);
Sanderling Corblets Bay: 2 on 11th Jun (PKV/CMV);
Dunlin Longis Bay: 2 on 3rd Jun (JDH);
Curlew Braye Bay: 1 on 19th Jun (JH);
Turnstone Fort Houmet Herbe: 3 on 3rd Jun (JDH);
Mediterranean Gull Crabby Bay: 2 on 11th Jun [2nd yr] (PKV/CMV);
Black-headed Gull Braye Bay: 5 on 21st Jun (JH); Longis Bay: 2 on 30th Jun [adults] (JDH); Platte Saline: 2 on 29th Jun (JH);
Lesser Black-backed Gull Crabby Bay: 101 on 11th Jun [including one danish ringed] (PKV/CMV);
Yellow-legged Gull Crabby Bay: 1 on 11th Jun [adult] (PKV/CMV);
Stock Dove Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 14th Jun (PKV/CMV); 2 on 15th Jun (PKV/CMV); 1 on 29th Jun (PKV/CMV);
Cuckoo Telegraph Tower, Alderney: 1 on 11th Jun (JH/JH);
Swift Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 15th Jun (PKV/CMV); Coastguard's Cottages, Alderney: 1 on 11th Jun (JH); Essex Hill: 1 on 6th Jun (JH); Fort Albert: 4 on 17th Jun (JH); Giffoine: 1 on 11th Jun (JH); Mannez Garenne: 8 on 19th Jun (JH); Mannez Lighthouse: 1 on 12th Jun (JH/JH); Mannez Quarry: 2 on 3rd Jun (JH); St Anne: 1 on 27th Jun (JH); Whitegates, Alderney: 1 on 29th Jun (JH);
White Wagtail (alba) Mannez Lighthouse: 1 on 13th Jun (JH); Saye Bay: 2 on 19th Jun (JH);
Black Redstart The Nunnery, Alderney: 1 on 30th Jun [Juvenile] (JDH);
Wheatear Longis Common: 1 on 3rd Jun (JDH); 1 on 19th Jun (JH);
Jackdaw Barrackmaster's Lane: 11 on 15th Jun (PKV/CMV);
Raven Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 14th Jun (PKV/CMV); 1 on 15th Jun (PKV/CMV); 3 on 22nd Jun (PKV/CMV); 2 on 28th Jun (PKV/CMV); 2 on 29th Jun (PKV/CMV);
Rose-coloured Starling Alderney Airport: 1 on 8th Jun [John Weir] (JW); Platte Saline: 1 on 5th Jun [Chris Rees] (CR); St Anne: 1 on 7th Jun (JH);
Goldfinch Mannez Lighthouse: 8 on 13th Jun (JH);
Hawfinch Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 14th Jun (PKV/CMV);