Purple Heron 1994

Ardea purpureaCrëyr PorfforRare visitor

Single birds have been seen at Haverfordwest on 20 April 1932, “near the coast” on 21 April 1945 (Lockley et al. 1949), at Ramsey from 14 to 16 May 1979, at Dowrog from 21 May to 15 July 1979; and a juvenile found dead at Bosherston Pools on 18 November 1986.

Donovan J.W. & Rees G.H, 1994, Birds of Pembrokeshire

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