Pomarine Skua

Recent sightings of Pomarine Skua

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
29/04/12POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1S Ricks
08:15
Per Birdguides. (Originally reported as Arctic). Permit holders only.  
29/04/12POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1A D Bassett
Present until 8:15am then flew off (per RBA, not seen by me). Permit holders only.  
22/11/07POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1K E Moore
10:45
juv. Permit only. Permit holders only.  
22/11/07POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
10:10
juv. Still present. Permit only & no access beyond sailing club car park (birdguides.com). Permit holders only.  
21/11/07POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
15:00
juv. Still present. TW staff are asking people without permits to leave. per Mike McKee. Permit holders only.  
21/11/07POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
13:40
juv. Permit holders only.  
21/11/07POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
12:02
juv. per Dave Rimes. Permit holders only.  
21/11/07POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
11:22
juv. Birdguides.com. Permit holders only.  
10/11/07POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
08:25
juv. Very mobile and not seen again by 9am (not seen by me!). Permit holders only.  
25/04/03POMARINE SKUAQueen Mother Reservoir13M F Walford
19:20
Flying over north (seen by CDRH). Permit holders only.  

Past records of Pomarine Skua

YearDetails
2012Queen Mother Reservoir, 29th April.
2007Queen Mother Reservoir, intermediate morph juvenile, 20th-22nd November.
2007Queen Mother Reservoir, dark morph juvenile, 10th November.
2003Queen Mother Reservoir, 13, 25th April.
1996Queen Mother Reservoir, dark morph juvenile, 14th-18th November.
1985Queen Mother Reservoir, juvenile, 23rd-24th November.
1877Newbury, 25th October, killed.