black-necked grebe


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Noun1.black-necked grebe - small grebe with yellow ear tufts and a black neckblack-necked grebe - small grebe with yellow ear tufts and a black neck; found in Eurasia and southern Africa as well as western United States
grebe - small compact-bodied almost completely aquatic bird that builds floating nests; similar to loons but smaller and with lobate rather than webbed feet
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Directly benefit through habitat restoration several resident breeding birds listed in Annex I of the Birds Directive, including little grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis), bluethroat (Luscinia svecica), spotted crake (Porzana porzana), black-necked grebe (Podiceps nigricollis) and stonechat (Saxicola rubicola), and also for wintering and migrating birds who use the area for resting and foraging, such as the tundra bean goose (Anser serrirostris), the white-fronted goose (Anser albifrons) and the common crane (Grus grus).
Anglesey continued to host Slavonian grebe at Beddmanarch Bay and black-necked grebe at Cefni Reservoir.
Andrew Seed, 45, was caught when police, acting on a tip off, raided his home and found 2,500 eggs, including osprey, golden eagle and black-necked grebe.
Species allegedly include osprey, roseate tern, black-throated diver and black-necked grebe.
Moult patterns and moult migration in the Black-necked Grebe, Podiceps nigricollis.
Long-stayers include a Black-necked Grebe and Great Northern Diver in Holyhead Harbour, Slavonian Grebes in Beddmanarch Bay, a Surf Scoter off Pensarn, and Long-tailed Ducks off Criccieth.
Moult patterns and molt migration in the Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis.
Another Black-necked Grebe remains at Bodfari Park sand quarry, and a female Long-tailed Duck is at Fagl Lane Quarry.
The Black-necked Grebe overwintering in Bodfari Park quarry stayed over Christmas.
Winter is a good time to look offshore, with Long-tailed Duck on Anglesey's Inland Sea, Slavonian Grebe off nearby Penrhos Coastal Park, Black-necked Grebe off Aber Ogwen, and Great Northern Divers off Anglesey and along the north coast of Pen Llyn.
A Snow Bunting remains at Llandudno's West Shore, as does a Black-necked Grebe at Bodfari.
The long-staying Black-necked Grebe remains at Bodfari sand quarry, while the weekend winds brought a Grey Phalarope to Porthmadog Cob and Sabine's Gulls to Enlli (Bardsey) and RSPB Point of Ayr.