Trolliet, B, Robson, R. W, King, B, Trolliet, B, King, B & Robson, R. W / August 1969 – vol. 62, issue 8–336 Overland migrations of Common Scoters The Handbook notes that Common Scoters Melanitta nigra occur on inland waters 'in small numbers irregularly but fairly often' and that such records 'are too frequent . . . during quite settled weather to be dismissed as merely "accidental".' At the time that was published (1939), however, it could be stated only that they seemed to be most frequent in April and Nove... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.