Pectoral Sandpiper

Calidris melanotosPibydd CainScarce passage migrant

Pectoral Sandpiper – records

Calidris melanotos – Pibydd Cain – Scarce passage migrant Earlier records are summarised in Pectoral Sandpiper 1994 1994 – A juv visited North Pond, Skokholm, 22 Aug (MB et al). (Skokholm daily log states 23 Aug) 1998 – Single Esso 3 Oct (JWD) 2001 – 30 Sept, Sprinkle Pill (PG) (record from Scarce and Rare […]

Pectoral Sandpiper – 1994

Calidris melanotos – Pibydd Cain – Scarce passage migrant Pectoral Sandpipers have been recorded in 15 years since the first bird occurred, which was a juvenile seen at Skokholm from 23 to 30 September 1958. Subsequent records fall between 27 August and 14 October, apart from June occurrences on Skokholm in 1962, 1971 and 1988. Most […]