Pratincole

Glareola pratincolaCwtiad-wennol DorchogRare visitor

Pratincole – 2014

Glareola pratincola – Cwtiad-wennol Dorchog – Rare visitor One was on Skokholm on 1st May 2014. The first confirmed county record and only the third record for Wales (Birds in Wales vol 12 No. 2). Extract from the 2014 Skokholm Bird Observatory Report “A vocal flyover on 1st May approached from the east, crossed North Plain, […]

Pratincole – 1994

Glareola pratincola – Cwtiad-wennol Dorchog – Rare visitor One seen hawking over Bosherston Pools on 13 April 1981 (D.A.Henshilwood) was probably a collared pratincole (Glareola pratincola) Donovan J.W. & Rees G.H, 1994, Birds of Pembrokeshire More about the Collared Pratincole in Pembrokeshire