Where to see them
Likes reservoirs, gravel pits and estuaries in winter - the Fal Estuary, Cornwall and Poole Harbour, Dorset are good places to look.
When to see them
All year round, but best looked for in winter.
What they eat
Insects, crustaceans and small fish.
|Europe||UK breeding*||UK wintering*||UK passage*|
|-||42-60 pairs||130 birds||-|