Alderney Birds - Monthly Summaries
2019

These are records that have been entered by observers and it
should be noted that these have not necessarily been authenticated.


Manx Shearwater : 100+ on 7th [Seen from ferry] (Pjv/Jev);
Gannet : 100+ on 7th Aug [Seen from ferry] (Pjv/Jev);
Purple Heron Longis Pond: 1 on 25th Aug [juv] (PKV/CMV);
Honey-buzzard Alderney Community Woodland: 1 on 31st Aug (JDH/0); Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 24th Aug (PKV/CMV); 1 on 25th Aug (PKV/CMV); 1 on 27th Aug (PKV/CMV); 2 on 28th Aug (PKV/CMV); Braye Harbour: 2 on 24th Aug (PKV/CMV); Fort Albert: 1 on 24th Aug (JDH/0); Telegraph Bay: 1 on 24th Aug (PKV/CMV); Valongis, Alderney: 1 on 23rd Aug (JDH/0);
Marsh Harrier Telegraph Bay: 1 on 24th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Sparrowhawk Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 5th Aug (PKV/CMV); 1 on 21st Aug (PKV/CMV);
Buzzard Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 27th Aug (PKV/CMV); 1 on 28th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Peregrine Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 2nd Aug (PKV/CMV); 1 on 5th Aug (PKV/CMV); 1 on 9th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Water Rail Longis Pond: 2 on 11th Aug (JDH/0); Mannez Quarry: 2 on 11th Aug (JDH/0);
Ringed Plover Longis Bay: 29 on 11th Aug (JDH/0);
Dunlin Longis Bay: 9 on 11th Aug (JDH/0);
Whimbrel Longis Bay: 1 on 10th Aug (PWA);
Greenshank Giffoine: 1 on 21st Aug (PKV/CMV);
Green Sandpiper Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 9th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Common Sandpiper Longis Bay: 1 on 10th Aug (PWA);
Turnstone Longis Bay: 1 on 10th Aug (PWA); 1 on 11th Aug (JDH/0);
Mediterranean Gull Longis Bay: 1 on 10th Aug [Adult] (PWA);
Yellow-legged Gull Crabby Bay: 2 on 2nd Aug [juv and adult] (PKV/CMV); 2 on 2nd Aug [adult and 1st winter] (PKV/CMV); 1 on 8th Aug [4th yr] (PKV/CMV);
Sandwich Tern Longis Bay: 3 on 10th Aug [2ad feeding a juv] (PWA); 2 on 11th Aug (JDH/0);
Cuckoo Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 27th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Barn Owl Barrackmaster's Lane: 1 on 19th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Swift Barrackmaster's Lane: 2 on 27th Aug (PKV/CMV); Essex Farm: 8 on 25th Aug (JDH/0); 2 on 28th Aug (JDH/0); Essex Hill: 4 on 9th Aug (PKV/CMV); Valongis, Alderney: 5 on 23rd Aug (JDH/0);
Sand Martin Essex Hill: 1 on 9th Aug (PKV/CMV);
House Martin Essex Hill: 15 on 9th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Yellow Wagtail Alderney golf course: 2 on 24th Aug (PKV/CMV); Barrackmaster's Lane: 8 on 28th Aug (PKV/CMV);
Redstart Essex Farm: 1 on 24th Aug (JDH/0);
Wheatear Bibette Head, Alderney: 1 on 7th Aug (JDH/0); Platte Saline: 1 on 9th Aug (JDH/0);
Pied Flycatcher Essex Farm: 1 on 24th Aug (JDH/0); 3 on 24th Aug [Seen foraging together.] (JDH/0); Giffoine: 1 on 21st Aug (PKV/CMV); Valongis, Alderney: 2 on 24th Aug (JDH/0);
Common Crossbill Alderney golf course: 1 on 26th Aug (PKV/CMV);