Black-winged Stilt

Himantopus himantopusHirgoes AdeindduVagrant.

Black-winged Stilt – 2008

Himantopus himantopus – Hirgoes Adeinddu – Vagrant. The Black-winged Stilt is a breeding summer visitor to mainland Europe from wintering grounds in Africa. The Black-winged Stilt was first recorded in Pembrokeshire on the 24th July 1967, when G. T. McTaggart , a postman delivering mail, came across one on a small pond near Narberth. The […]

Black-winged Stilt – 1994

Vagrant The first bird recorded, at Narberth on 24 July 1976, was discovered by the local postman. Single birds then occurred at West Dale and the Gann from 3 to 6 April 1987, at Penally fromĀ 19 to 30 March 1990 and at Skokholm from 7 to 8 May 1990; this latter bird spent most of […]