Rock pipit


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(Zool.) See the Note under Pipit.

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Arctic skuas pirated the skies, harassing terns whilst along the shore were oystercatcher, wheatear and rock pipit.
He may have slightly more potential for improvement than the David Wachman-trained Rock Pipit, who relegated him to third when winning a maiden at the venue last November and is now 4lb worse off.
Stepping up to seven furlongs, Iron Major is napped to make amends tonight, with top-weight Rock Pipit, a recent maiden winner here, the likely threat.
Slightly keen under Willie Supple, the colt comfortably repelled the bid of Rock Pipit, delighting his young handler.
David Wachman, trainer of Rock Pipit "She's won over course and distance, but has not run since last year.
You may also see red kite, stonechat, fulmar, rock pipit, peregrine, kestrel and even merlin hunting over the cliff edges.
He ran twice here last year and had Keraloun, a rival again, a length adrift when third behind Rock Pipit over 1m in November.
David Wachman and Wayne Lordan teamed up to land the juvenile maiden with 16-1 shot Rock Pipit, who outstayed the opposition inside the final furlong.
Water pipits are closely related to rock pipits, which are often to be found at South Gare and our other headlands.
During the summer, tens of thousands of birds, including more than 36,000 pairs of puffins, over 1,000 pairs of Arctic Turns, 1,900 breeding shags, and even a few Shelduck, Ringed Plovers, Barn Swallows and Rock Pipits visit the islands' igneous dolerite outcrops that once provided homes to saints like Aidan and Cuthbert.