Rare Bird News
Iceland's first Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps was collected in October 1976 at Kvísker, Örćfi (SE-Iceland). (Only) Three have been recorded up to and including 2011.
Figure 1 shows the distribution of records in Iceland, the circles representing different
numbers of birds.
Figure 2 shows the weekly distribution of records. The red column shows the week of
R = number of records & F = number of birds.
Figure 3 shows the annual distribution of records for the period mentioned.
© Gunnlaugur Pétursson / Yann Kolbeinsson