Woodlark

Lullula arborea

[Wood Lark] (p.155)

All new records

2007

New record

20 Oct – One was heard calling in flight over Castle Hill, during a morning of strong southward diurnal finch and thrush passage (T. Davis, J. Diamond, T. Jones, I. Lakin, K. Rylands). Record accepted by Devon Bird Recorder. This is the first record since 1998 and only the 13th occurrence since 1960.

2009

New record

22 Oct – One was seen and heard calling in flight over Millcombe during the late morning (Richard Taylor). Record accepted by Devon Bird Recorder.

2019

New record

2 May – One calling in flight near the Church at 12:45 hrs on 2 May (Rob Duncan & David Kightley) was seen
and heard again on Castle Hill at 14:45 hrs (Richard Campey). Record accepted by Devon Bird Recorder.

 

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