In the last ten years up to four pairs in Argyll and one in Greater Manchester of the Greenland race (flavirostris) have bred and one, of the nominate race in Norfolk, was recorded in the 1991 survey which found a total of 77 birds of this species.
Delany, S. 1993 British Birds: 86, 591-599.
Ogilvie, M.A. & RBBP 1999 British Birds: 92, 176-182 & 472-476.
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From The State of the Nations Birds
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