Dolichonyx oryzivorusBobolinc – vagrant

Bobolink – 2010

Dolichonyx oryzivorus – Bobolinc – vagrant A 1st year bird was on Skomer from 8th to 11th October (D Boyle). A new record for the island and the second for the county. Source: Pembrokeshire Bird Report, 2010. More about the Bobolink in Pembrokeshire

Bobolink – 1999

Dolichonyx oryzivorus – Bobolinc – vagrant At the end of September 1999, south-west Wales had experienced a spell of strong to gale-force westerly winds, following the hurricane which east-coast North America had experienced.  We on Skokholm Island knew it was inevitable tht at least one “yank” of some description would be unfortunate enough to be […]