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.


Manx Shearwater : 42 on 2nd (PKV/CMV); Chateau a l'Etoc: 1 on 15th Jul [east] (PKV/CV); 1 on 22nd Jul (JDH); 8 on 26th Jul (JH/JDH);
Balearic Shearwater Chateau a l'Etoc: 22 on 15th Jul [15 east, 7 west] (PKV/CV); 1 on 22nd Jul (JDH); 3 on 24th Jul (JH); 22 on 26th Jul (JH/JDH); Mannez Lighthouse: 3 on 16th Jul (PKV/CV);
Storm Petrel Fort Houmet Herbe: 7 on 25th Jul [Ringed] (JH/JDH/RA);
Gannet Chateau a l'Etoc: 100 on 15th Jul [plus] (PKV/CV);
Little Egret Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 29th Jul (PKV/CMV); Braye Bay: 1 on 25th Jul (SAR); Braye Harbour: 1 on 30th Jul (JH); Longis Bay: 6 on 30th Jul (JH);
Great White Egret Longis Common: 1 on 7th Jul (JDH);
Grey Heron Corblets Bay: 1 on 2nd Jul (PKV/CV); Corbletts Quarry, Alderney: 1 on 5th Jul (JH); Impot Fields, Alderney: 12 on 6th Jul (PKV/CMV); Mannez Lighthouse: 2 on 7th Jul (PKV/CMV); 1 on 16th Jul [west] (PKV/CV);
Common Scoter Chateau a l'Etoc: 11 on 15th Jul [west] (PKV/CV);
Honey-buzzard Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 5th Jul (PKV/CMV); Longis Common: 1 on 5th Jul [1720hrs] (JH/CV/DC); Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 25th Jul (JH/RA);
Marsh Harrier Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 2nd Jul (PKV/CV);
Hen Harrier Rose Farm, Alderney: 1 on 25th Jul (MA); Vaindsaire / Court Liage / Voueme, Alderney: 1 on 22nd Jul [Juvenile] (JDH);
Sparrowhawk Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Jul (PKV); 1 on 21st Jul (PKV/CMV); Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 30th Jul (PKV/CMV); Longis Common: 1 on 5th Jul (JH);
Buzzard Braye Bay: 1 on 25th Jul (SAR);
Kestrel Fort Tourgis: 1 on 18th Jul [Hunting ] (SAR); St Anne, Alderney: 1 on 16th Jul (PKV/CV);
Hobby Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 1st Jul (PKV); Longis Bay: 1 on 1st Jul (JH); Longis Common: 1 on 2nd Jul [Over Obs] (OP);
Peregrine Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 10th Jul (PKV/CV); 1 on 29th Jul (PKV/CMV); Impot Fields, Alderney: 1 on 6th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Water Rail Longis Pond: 1 on 27th Jul (JZ);
Ringed Plover Longis Bay: 2 on 24th Jul (JH); Platte Saline: 9 on 28th Jul (JDH);
Lapwing Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 9th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Sanderling Longis Bay: 2 on 26th Jul (JH); Platte Saline: 2 on 28th Jul (JDH);
Dunlin Corblets Bay: 1 on 30th Jul (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 5 on 24th Jul (JH); 1 on 25th Jul (JH); 2 on 28th Jul (JH);
Snipe Longis Pond: 1 on 24th Jul (JDH); 1 on 27th Jul (JH);
Whimbrel Braye Bay: 1 on 24th Jul (JH); 1 on 25th Jul (PKV/CMV); 1 on 27th Jul (JH); Crabby Bay: 1 on 19th Jul (JH); Fort Houmet Herbe: 1 on 27th Jul (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 1 on 1st Jul [Jason Moss] (JM); 1 on 19th Jul (JH); 1 on 25th Jul (JH); 1 on 27th Jul (JH); Longis Common: 3 on 25th Jul (JDH); Saye Bay: 1 on 21st Jul (JDH); 1 on 24th Jul (JDH);
Curlew Clonque Bay: 22 on 1st Jul (JH/JDH); Longis Bay: 1 on 27th Jul (JH); Rose Farm, Alderney: 33 on 21st Jul [(OVER)] (MA);
Redshank Longis Bay: 1 on 24th Jul (JH); Saye Bay: 2 on 19th Jul (JDH);
Green Sandpiper Longis Pond: 1 on 25th Jul (JDH); 1 on 27th Jul (JH);
Common Sandpiper Corblets Bay: 1 on 29th Jul (PKV/CMV); Fort Houmet Herbe: 2 on 27th Jul (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 1 on 25th Jul (JH); Mannez Lighthouse: 4 on 27th Jul (PKV/CMV); Saye Bay: 1 on 21st Jul (JDH);
Turnstone Longis Bay: 2 on 24th Jul (JH); 4 on 25th Jul (JH); 11 on 26th Jul (JH); 2 on 27th Jul (JH); Platte Saline: 2 on 28th Jul (JDH);
Mediterranean Gull Braye Bay: 2 on 6th Jul (JH/JDH); 5 on 9th Jul (JH/JDH); 3 on 11th Jul (PKV/CV); 2 on 15th Jul [adult and juv] (PKV/CV); 9 on 18th Jul (PKV/CMV); 9 on 20th Jul (PKV/CMV); 8 on 25th Jul (PKV/CMV); 16 on 27th Jul (PKV/CMV); 8 on 30th Jul (PKV/CMV); Chateau a l'Etoc: 4 on 15th Jul [east] (PKV/CV); 4 on 22nd Jul (JDH); 1 on 24th Jul (JH); 14 on 26th Jul (JH/JDH); Corblets Bay: 7 on 11th Jul [1 adult, 6 juv] (PKV/CV); Crabby Bay: 1 on 15th Jul [adult] (PKV/CV); 1 on 18th Jul (PKV/CMV); 4 on 20th Jul (PKV/CMV); 2 on 25th Jul (PKV/CMV); 6 on 27th Jul (PKV/CMV); 6 on 28th Jul (PKV/CMV); 2 on 30th Jul (PKV/CMV); Longis Bay: 1 on 6th Jul (JH); 1 on 16th Jul (PKV/CV);
Black-headed Gull Braye Bay: 9 on 6th Jul (JH/JDH); 50 on 25th Jul (PKV/CMV); 32 on 27th Jul (JH); Longis Bay: 8 on 6th Jul (JH); 31 on 31st Jul (JH);
Common Gull Longis Bay: 1 on 25th Jul [1st summer & 2nd summer] (JH);
Yellow-legged Gull Crabby Bay: 1 on 9th Jul [3rd calandar year] (PKV/CMV); 1 on 10th Jul [3rd calandar yr] (PKV/CV); 1 on 15th Jul [adult] (PKV/CV); 1 on 17th Jul [2nd cal yr] (PKV/CMV); 1 on 19th Jul [3rd yr] (PKV/CMV); 1 on 19th Jul [juv colour ringed in switzerland] (PKV/CMV); 1 on 27th Jul [3rd cal yr] (PKV/CMV);
Kittiwake Chateau a l'Etoc: 3 on 15th Jul [2 west, 1 east] (PKV/CV); 1 on 24th Jul (JH); 8 on 26th Jul (JH/JDH);
Royal Tern Longis Bay: 1 on 24th Jul (JH); 1 on 26th Jul (JH);
Sandwich Tern Braye Bay: 1 on 27th Jul (JH);
Common Tern Chateau a l'Etoc: 20 on 15th Jul [plus feeding ] (PKV/CV);
Stock Dove Barrackmaster's Lane: 4 on 9th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Cuckoo Giffoine: 1 on 14th Jul (JH);
Swift Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 2nd Jul (PKV/CV); 10 on 9th Jul (PKV/CMV); 10 on 20th Jul (PKV/CMV); 1 on 21st Jul (PKV/CMV); Longis Common: 1 on 12th Jul (JH); 4 on 19th Jul [Heading south] (JDH); 1 on 28th Jul (JH); Mannez Quarry: 4 on 28th Jul (JH);
Great Spotted Woodpecker Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 6th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Sand Martin Braye Bay: 1 on 24th Jul (JH); Longis bay: 1 on 24th Jul (JH); Longis Bay: 3 on 24th Jul (JDH); Longis Common: 3 on 7th Jul (JDH); Mannez Quarry: 6 on 28th Jul (JH);
Meadow Pipit Impot Fields, Alderney: 3+ on 25th Jul (SAR);
Stonechat Fort Albert: 2 on 23rd Jul (SAR); Mannez Garenne: 1 on 18th Jul [juv] (SAR); Saye Farm (Campsite), Alderney: 4 on 18th Jul [M,F and 2+ juv] (SAR);
Wheatear Giffoine: 1 on 19th Jul (JH); Longis Common: 1 on 24th Jul [Juvenile] (JDH);
Fan-tailed Warbler Longis Common: 1 on 6th Jul (PKV/CMV); 1 on 7th Jul [Singing male] (JDH); 1 on 9th Jul (JH/JDH); Telegraph Tower, Alderney: 2 on 4th Jul [CV] (JDH/JH/PV); 2 on 4th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Chiffchaff Barrackmaster's Lane: 4 on 9th Jul [babies on branch] (PKV/CMV);
Willow Warbler Longis Pond: 3 on 25th Jul [Caught and ringed] (JDH); Mannez Quarry: 11 on 28th Jul [Ringed] (JH);
Great Tit Saye Farm (Campsite), Alderney: 1 on 18th Jul [1] (SAR);
Raven Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 30th Jul (PKV/CMV); Impot Fields, Alderney: 3 on 6th Jul (PKV/CMV); Platte Saline: 1 on 30th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Greenfinch Saye Farm (Campsite), Alderney: 4 on 18th Jul [2 adult and 2 Juv] (SAR);
Goldfinch Mannez Quarry: 22 on 23rd Jul (JH);
Siskin Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 9th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Linnet Barrackmaster's Lane: 150 on 29th Jul (PKV/CMV); Mannez Quarry: 3 on 22nd Jul (SAR); Saye Bay: 2 on 22nd Jul (SAR); Saye Farm (Campsite), Alderney: 3 on 18th Jul [adult and 2 juv] (SAR);
Hawfinch Essex Farm: 1 on 7th Jul [adult male] (JH); 1 on 7th Jul [male ringed ABO] (PKV/CMV);
Grey Seal Braye Bay: 1 on 31st Jul (JH); Corblets Bay: 1 on 19th Jul (JH); Longis Bay: 1 on 14th Jul [Bull] (JH); 1 on 19th Jul (JH); 1 on 24th Jul (JH); Mannez Lighthouse: 1 on 7th Jul (PKV/CMV);
Clouded Yellow Alderney Airport: 1 on 19th Jul (PKV/CMV);