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King Eider (Somateria spectabilis)

 
 

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22:37 21/04/14
12:39 21/04/14
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09:05 20/04/14
19/04
20:58 19/04/14
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14:57 15/04/14
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22:52 12/04/14
15:14 12/04/14
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14:32 12/04/14
08:07 07/04/14
05/04

10 reports returned.

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Batsfjord, Norway
12/03/14
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Batsfjord, Norway
15/03/14
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Batsfjord, Norway
15/03/14
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Portnoo, Donegal
26/03/14
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Portnoo, Donegal
26/03/14
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Portnoo, Donegal
26/03/14
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Batsfjord, Norway
15/03/14
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Batsfjord, Norway
15/03/14 Notable photo
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Batsfjord, Norway
15/03/14
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Uyeasound, Unst, Shetland
17/03/14
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Ruddon's Point, Fife
19/02/14
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Ruddon's Point, Fife
19/02/14
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Ruddon's Point, Fife
19/02/14
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Bluemull Sound, Shetland
14/02/14
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Bluemull Sound, Shetland
11/02/14
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Cahermore, Cork
19/01/14
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Cahermore, Cork
19/01/14
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Cahermore, Cork
19/01/14
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Ruddon's Point, Fife
17/01/14
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Bluemull Sound, Shetland
21/11/13
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Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire
27/06/13
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Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire
05/05/13
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Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire
08/05/13
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Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire
05/05/13
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Batsfjord, Norway
19/03/13

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King Eider has been reported in the following areas (Bird News Extra subscribers can see a list of all records, as well as charts and graphs analysing the data by area, year, month, age and sex):

Angus/Dundee (6)
Antrim (5)
Argyll (14)
Ayr (13)
Borders (2)
Cleveland (1)
Clyde (7)
Clyde Is (9)
Cork (1)
Cornwall (4)
Cumbs (2)
Devon (2)
Donegal (12)
Dorset (1)
Down (2)
Dumf & Gall (12)
Durham (1)
E Sussex (1)
E Yorks (4)
Essex (1)
Fife (44)
Glos (1)
Gwynedd (3)
Highland (44)
IOM (1)
Kent (2)
Kerry (2)
L'derry (3)
Lincs (2)
Lothian (13)
Louth (1)
Mayo (5)
Moray/Nairn (23)
N Yorks (3)
NE Scotland (62)
Norfolk (7)
Northumbs (18)
Orkney (25)
Outer Hebrides (5)
Perth/Kinross (2)
Shetland (174)
Sligo (1)
Suffolk (1)
Wexford (1)

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King Eider breeds in the following countries (Bird News Extra subscribers will see population statistics and information on trends for each country, and a map of population densities):

Greenland
Russia
Svalbard

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