Tawny Pipit – 1994

Anthus campestrisCorhedydd MelynRare visitor

The Tawny Pipit was first recorded at Skokholm on 19 September 1961 and subsequently at the same place on 18 and 26-28 September 1968, 13 September 1970 and 30 September 1975, with two at Skomer on 10 October 1975, one there from 9-11 September 1988 and one at Ramsey on 18 September 1978.

There has been only one spring record, a bird at Skomer on 13 May 1974.

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

Additional record: One at Skokholm, Pembroke on Oct. 11th and 12th, 1991. Welsh Bird report for 1991.

Note: Skokholm 30 September 1975 record not submitted to BBRC.

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