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Ponta Preta, Cape Verde
14/06/15
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Horsey, Norfolk
04/05/15
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Seaforth LWT (Permit only), Lancs
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Dublin, Dublin
05/05/15 Notable photo
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Burnham Overy, Norfolk
13/05/15
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Loch Ryan, Dumf & Gall
13/05/15
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Porth Ysgaden, Gwynedd
11/05/15
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Titchwell RSPB, Norfolk
10/05/15
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Bardsey Island, Gwynedd
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Morecambe, Lancs
06/05/15
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Foryd Bay, Gwynedd
05/05/15
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Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon
04/05/15
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Lodmoor RSPB, Dorset
03/05/15
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Sunderland Point, Lancs
29/04/15
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Sunderland Point, Lancs
29/04/15
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Machrihanish (village), Argyll
29/04/15
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Church Norton, W Sussex
19/04/15
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Langness, IOM
28/04/13
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Fife Ness, Fife
19/04/15
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Langness, IOM
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Langness, IOM
17/04/15
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Ynyslas, Ceredigion
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Tubli Beach, Bahrain
03/02/15
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Oxford Island NNR, Armagh
27/10/14
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Foreshore, Gibraltar
04/10/14

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Whimbrel 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):

Belarus
Estonia
Faroe Islands
Finland
Greenland
Iceland
Latvia
Norway
Russia
Sweden

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Fri 09/09/11
BOURC: Taxonomic recommendations for British birds: seventh report
BOURC Taxonomic recommendations for British birds: seventh report
Armchair ticks and genera changes from BOURC-TSC's latest report.  read on read on
Tue 21/09/10
BTO: New longevity records set
BTO New longevity records set
At 24 years old, a Shetland Whimbrel is now the world's oldest, with a Northumberland Arctic Tern also breaking the British longevity record at 30 years old.  read on read on
Fri 17/08/07
Whimbrel Satellite Tracking Update
Whimbrel Satellite Tracking Update
This year birds were again fitted with satellite transmitters at their important staging site in the Lower Derwent Valley in North Yorkshire. Find out more about the movements of 'Wallace', one of the birds that was caught.  read on read on
Wed 18/04/07
The Spring Passage of Whimbrels
The Spring Passage of Whimbrels
During April and May large numbers of Whimbrels migrate from their West African wintering grounds and pass through Europe.  read on read on
Tue 21/03/06
Colour-ringed, and satellite-tagged, Whimbrel
Colour-ringed, and satellite-tagged, Whimbrel
Last spring a Whimbrel was fitted with a satellite tag at the Wheldrake Ings staging site in North Yorkshire. 'Wally' has since wintered in West Africa and is due to depart the wintering area soon. Find out more about the satellite-tagging project.  read on read on
Wed 30/04/03 Webzine subscribers only
Whimbrel - The May Bird
Whimbrel - The May Bird
The spring Whimbrel roost at Wheldrake Ings in North Yorkshire has long been an exciting feature of the site. Local birder Dave Tate provides some background on staging sites for the species.  log in log in
Thu 04/07/02 Webzine subscribers only
Possible Hudsonian Whimbrel – Frodsham (Cheshire), 26th June 2002
Possible Hudsonian Whimbrel – Frodsham (Cheshire), 26th June 2002
The birder's motto should be 'always expect the unexpected', as Mike Anderson found out one evening in late June when he stumbled across a dark-rumped Whimbrel...  log in log in
Tue 23/04/02 Webzine subscribers only
Spring Whimbrel Roosts in Lancashire
Spring Whimbrel Roosts in Lancashire
A local perspective on this topical migrant by Blackpool birder Steve Dunstan  log in log in

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