Anser brachyrhynchus – GWYDD DROED BINC – Rare visitor
Records of Pink-footed Goose in Pembrokeshire since 1993, extracted from the Pembrokeshire Bird Reports
Anser brachyrhynchus – GWYDD DROED BINC – Rare visitor Mathew (1894) says that Henry Mathias included this species in his list but was doubtful if it was correctly identified, while Lockley et al. (1949) could add no other records. The first certain identification was of two passing Strumble Head on 21 October 1961 (J.W. Donovan), followed by […]
Anser brachyrhynchus – GWYDD DROED BINC – Rare visitor The BTO winter atlas showed that 1-2 Pink-footed Geese were noted in two Pembrokeshire 10km squares, at The Gann and Marloes Mere, during the winters of 1981-82, 1982-82 and 1983-84. More about the Pink-footed Goose in Pembrokeshire
Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.
Anser brachyrhynchus This species is included by Mr. Mathias, but as it appears to be unknown in the south-western parts of the kingdom, we are doubtful if it was correctly identified. It is a very common winter visitor to the eastern counties of England. Mathew M.A. 1894, Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands More about the Pink-footed Goose in […]