Curlew Sandpipers wintering in Lancashire.--On 2nd January i960, I saw a Curlew Sandpiper {Calidris testacea) on the mud-flats of the Ribble Estuary at Lytham, Lancashire. O n 12th February there were three there and from then until April up to six were seen almost daily by various observers including N . Harwood and P. Carah as well as myself. The birds may also have spent the early part of the w...

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