Little Auk

Alle alleCarfil BachOccasional visitor.

Little Auk – 2010

Alle alle – Carfil Bach – Occasional visitor. The Little Auk is a high Arctic bird breeding westward from the Bering Sea to Baffin Island. Wintering areas include the Norwegian Sea, northern North Sea, Iceland and Greenland waters. Migratory and dispersive Little Auks have occurred as far south as France, the Mediterranean, Madeira and the […]

Little Auk – 1994

Alle alle – Carfil Bach – Winter visitor. Not recorded in April and from June to August Mathew (1894) considered the Little Auk to be an occasional winter visitor, with birds being picked up dead upon the shore or at some distance inland in rough weather. Lockley et al. (1949) agreed with this and noted dead birds at […]

Little Auk – 1980s winter

Alle alle – Carfil Bach – Winter visitor. Not recorded in April and from June to August The BTO winter atlas showed that Little Auks were noted in three Pembrokeshire 10km squares during the winters of 1981-82, 1982-82 and 1983-84. These were single birds noted inshore following onshore gales. More about the Little Auk in Pembrokeshire

Little Auk – 1949

Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.

Little Auk – 1894

Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew