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
Sunday, 5 June 2011
Summering SURF SCOTER returns off Murcar
Just south of Murcar (Aberdeenshire), a drake SURF SCOTER this afternoon - presumably one of the regular returning adult drakes. Just to the north, the adult drake KING EIDER remains at the Ythan river mouth