Little Grebe – 1949

Podiceps ruficollis ruficollis

Although Mathew stated that it “is the only one that nests in Pembrokeshire” apparently it does not breed, but is numerous in winter. Bertram Lloyd records a flock of forty on the mill-pond at Pembroke, Xmas 1925.  Has been seen Skokholm.

R.M.Lockley, G.C.S.Ingram, H.M.Salmon, 1949, The Birds of Pembrokeshire, The West Wales Field Society

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