White Stork – records

Ciconia ciconiaCiconia GwynRare visitor

Previous records are listed in White Stork 1994

2004 – One Nevern Estuary, 14 June, was so tame it was considered to be an escape.

2010 – Two were photographed near Moylegrove on 9th April, then in the autumn near Brawdy on 1st Sept

2015 – One near St Davids Airfield on 22nd April (M. Rushen).

2016 – One on the Teifi Marshes & Est 10th – 12th April (R. Dobbins et al).

2020 – One photographed in a field near Mathry on 20 Apr. (per Peter Evans)

Source – Pembrokeshire Bird Reports

More about the White Stork in Pembrokeshire

White Stork – 1994

Ciconia ciconiaCiconia GwynRare visitor

The White Stork was first recorded at Gwaun Valley on 26 May 1975 (R. Fuller), followed by singles in the Dowrog area from 27 to 30 April 1982, at Dinas Head on 13 April 1984, at Trefeiddan on 18 April 1985 (which moved to Dowrog the following day and departed on 20 April) and near Tenby on 2 August 1991

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

Additional record: 29 May 1976, Newgale, (Welsh Bird Report 1976)

More about the White Stork in Pembrokeshire

White Stork

Ciconia ciconiaCiconia GwynRare visitor

White Stork – records

Ciconia ciconia – Ciconia Gwyn – Rare visitor Previous records are listed in White Stork 1994 2004 – One Nevern Estuary, 14 June, was so tame it was considered to be an escape. 2010 – Two were photographed near Moylegrove on 9th April, then in the autumn near Brawdy on 1st Sept 2015 – One […]

White Stork – 1994

Ciconia ciconia – Ciconia Gwyn – Rare visitor The White Stork was first recorded at Gwaun Valley on 26 May 1975 (R. Fuller), followed by singles in the Dowrog area from 27 to 30 April 1982, at Dinas Head on 13 April 1984, at Trefeiddan on 18 April 1985 (which moved to Dowrog the following day […]