Ruff Philomachus pugnax
College Lake - 8th April 2007
Photo copyright Dave Bilcock
This attractive Ruff was a one day visitor to the site. To see a chart of Ruff sightings in the county click here.
Foxcote Reservoir - 1st October 2006
Photos copyright Tim Watts
This Ruff was present at Calvert for two days at least. To see a chart of Ruff sightings in the county click here.
Video still kindly supplied by Dave Ferguson.
Ruffs are annual passage migrants but a bird in breeding plumage is a rare sight in the county.