Herring Gull – WeBS 2020-21

Larus argentatus – GWYLAN Y PENWAIG – Breeding resident and winter visitor

Updates to the Wetland Bird Survey counts for this season.

Note that totals for any month this season may be updated as more counts come in.

Counting gulls for WeBS is optional, and has only been regularly included at Pembrokeshire sites since 1993. Gulls are still not counted on a few sites.

Annie Haycock (BBS & WeBS local organiser)

More about the Herring Gull in Pembrokeshire

Dunlin – WeBS 2020-21

Calidris alpina – PIBYDD Y MAWN – Winter visitor and passage migrant.

Updates to the Wetland Bird Survey counts for this season.

Note that any counts for this season may be updated as more counts come in.

Annie Haycock (BBS & WeBS local organiser)

Spotted Redshank – WeBS 2020-21

Tringa erythropus – PIBYDD COESGOCH MANNOG – Passage migrant and winter visitor

There have been no counts of spotted redshank in the 2020-21 season.

During the last decade there have been sightings of single birds seven occasions during WeBS counts, mainly on the Cleddau Estuary, and in any month.

One or two birds are occasionally seen on non-WeBS count days.

See also Spotted Redshank 1994

Annie Haycock (BBS & WeBS local organiser)

More about Spotted Redshank in Pembrokeshire

Curlew – WeBS 2020-21

Numenius arquata – GYLFINIR – Breeding resident, winter visitor and passage migrant.

Updates to the Wetland Bird Survey counts for this season.

Note that any counts for this season may be updated as more counts come in.

Note that the maxima chart includes counts from June and July which, in recent years, have often been higher than the September-March counts.

Annie Haycock (BBS & WeBS local organiser)