A daily digest of all Rare Birds and Scarce Migrants recorded in Britain. It includes only those records considered acceptable by the British Birding Association and UK400 Club. Please email any updates, additional details or site instructions, images or related material to LGREUK400@aol.com.
TOTAL NUMBER OF SPECIES RECORDED IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND COMBINED IN 2015
As of 10 November 2015, a total of 430 species have been recorded this year
Friday, 11 December 2009
A lingering POMARINE SKUA
This near-adult POMARINE SKUA spent over a week recently at Beachley Point in Gloucestershire - at the side of the River Severn - feeding on a sheep carcass. These fabulous photographs were taken by Glyn Sellors.