Site List & Record Counts - Birds

The following table lists all of the bird species recorded on site that are currently on the BOU's 9th Edition British List, and shows the record count for the site. Species are listed taxonomically. Where record counts have been subsequently equalled, only the initial record count is shown. Records highlighted in green are new for 2020.

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Updated April 17th 2020


Species Record Count Date & Observers
1 Arctic Skua 1 17/04/20 (RH)
2 Arctic Tern 4 26/04/12 (RH)
3 Avocet 2 05/09/14 (AL, DB, GK, RH & RS)
4 Bar-tailed Godwit 4 22/09/16 (RH)
5 Barn Owl 3 16/09/17 (OS)
6 Bearded Tit 8 11/10/16 (PO)
7 Bewick's Swan 8 20/01/13 (DB)
8 Black Redstart 1 17/06/12 (MP)
9 Black Tern 2 07/05/15 (SBC)
10 Black-headed Gull 1000 29/03/13 (DB)
11 Black-necked Grebe 3 29/03/14 (AL & DB)
12 Black-tailed Godwit 21 17/08/14 (ME)
13 Blackbird 34 25/10/14 (ME)
14 Blackcap 20 28/04/18 (RS)
15 Blue Tit 35 23/12/17 (ME)
16 Brambling 4 23/12/17 (DB & ME)
17 Brent Goose 3 12/02/17 (RH)
18 Bullfinch 8 23/12/17 (ME & SM)
19 Buzzard 25 11/03/17 (DB & ME)
20 Canada Goose 1303 27/08/15 (ME)
21 Carrion Crow 21 09/07/16 (ME)
22 Caspian Gull 1 25/11/11 (RS)
23 Cattle Egret 2 24/09/18 (RH)
24 Cetti's Warbler 1 12/08/19 (RH)
25 Chaffinch 40 02/03/19 (ME)
26 Chiffchaff 82 29/08/17 (RD)
27 Coal Tit 6 07/12/15 (RH)
28 Collared Dove 46 10/01/19 (ME)
29 Crane 2 04/05/19 (RH)
30 Common Gull 350 30/03/13 (SF)
31 Common Sandpiper 9 27/08/15 (KPD & ME)
32 Common Scoter 1 29/05/14 (AL, DB, KPD, MP, RH & RS)
33 Common Tern 135 End of June 2017 (KPD)
34 Coot 353 31/07/14 (KPD)
35 Cormorant 61 13/11/16 (DB)
36 Crag Martin 1 22/10/06 (DS)
37 Crossbill 5 28/07/13 (RH)
38 Cuckoo 2 08/05/11 (JH)
39 Curlew 2 13/08/10 (RH)
40 Curlew Sandpiper 4 02/09/14 (DB, RH & RS)
41 Dartford Warbler 1 17/10/08 (RS)
42 Dunlin c150 30/08/16 (RS)
43 Dunnock 11 12/09/18 (RD)
44 Egyptian Goose 26 07/01/20 (PB)
45 Feral Pigeon 86 10/02/14 (RH)
46 Fieldfare 300 28/10/17 (ME, RS, RH, DB & SM)
47 Firecrest 2 18/09/15 (RH)
48 Gadwall 67 09/03/19 (ME)
49 Gannet 1 20/01/13 (GK)
50 Garden Warbler 5 26/04/14 (RS)
51 Garganey 6 06/09/14 (GCS)
52 Glaucous Gull 1 13/02/17 (OS & RH)
53 Goldcrest 8 29/11/16 (RH)
54 Golden Plover 3500 Jan 05 (KPD)
55 Goldeneye 1 13/02/13 (SF)
56 Goldfinch 100 12/08/07 (GO)
57 Goosander 6 18/12/12 (RH)
58 Goshawk 3 28/01/17 (DB)
59 Grasshopper Warbler 1 25/04/10 (JH, KPD, RH & RS)
60 Great Black-backed Gull 17 23/02/10 (RH)
61 Great Crested Grebe 16 04/02/15 (RH)
62 Great Spotted Woodpecker 5 18/01/10 (RS)
63 Great Tit 43 03/05/19 (RD)
64 Great White Egret 2 02/11/18 (RH)
65 Green Sandpiper 12 26/08/15 (GK)
66 Green Woodpecker 5 31/01/09 (RS)
67 Greenfinch 32 20/01/18 (DB)
68 Greenshank 8 16/08/10 (RH)
69 Grey Heron 22 10/09/18 (RH)
70 Grey Plover 2 04/04/17 (KPD)
71 Grey Wagtail 6 15/06/14 (KPD)
72 Greylag Goose 300 29/09/19 (RH)
73 Hawfinch 6 15/10/17 (SF)
74 Hen Harrier 1 28/03/09 (RH)
75 Herring Gull 250 29/12/18 (ME)
76 Hobby 5 30/08/14 (RS)
77 Honey Buzzard 1 26/09/08 (RS)
78 House Martin 700 27/08/18 (ME)
79 House Sparrow 60 08/05/16 (RS)
80 Jack Snipe 4 13/12/13 (DB & RH)
81 Jackdaw 190 07/10/17 (ME)
82 Jay 9 25/10/14 (ME)
83 Kestrel 7 06/08/15 (CL)
84 Kingfisher 3 22/01/17 (ME & RH)
85 Kittiwake 1 23/03/13 (DB & SF)
86 Knot 1 12/05/19 (JB)
87 Lapwing 1000 07/02/17 (ME)
88 Lesser Black-backed Gull 477 16/11/15 (CL)
89 Lesser Redpoll 40 21/01/11 (KPD)
90 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 1 24/01/10 (RH)
91 Lesser Whitethroat 3 26/04/13 (SF)
92 Linnet 200 07/10/17 (ME)
93 Little Egret 11 03/08/13 (AL)
94 Little Grebe 23 11/08/10 (KPD)
95 Little Gull 3 07/04/13 (DB, MP & RH)
96 Little Owl 1 13/04/09 (RS)
97 Little Ringed Plover 16 06/07/13 (KPD)
98 Little Stint 3 15/08/10 (KPD & RH)
99 Little Tern 2 30/04/17 (SF)
100 Long-tailed Tit 23 23/10/15 (ME)
101 Magpie 50 01/04/18 (RS)
102 Mallard 187 17/08/15 (KPD)
103 Mandarin Duck 2 21/05/14 (DB, KPD & RH)
104 Marsh Harrier 1 06/04/15 (Len)
105 Meadow Pipit 100 30/09/16 (GK & RH)
106 Mealy Redpoll 2 18/12/09 (RH)
107 Mediterranean Gull 21 18/04/16 (CL)
108 Merlin 1 11/09/12 (DB & RH)
109 Mistle Thrush 8 08/07/17 (DB & ME)
110 Moorhen 60 09/09/14 (ME)
111 Mute Swan 36 20/06/17 (LW)
112 Nightingale 5 11/06/14 (RH)
113 Nightjar 1 30/08/16 (DB & RH)
114 Nuthatch 4 17/09/18 (MFJ)
115 Osprey 1 15/05/12 (KPD & SF)
116 Oystercatcher 7 31/05/15 (KPD)
117 Pectoral Sandpiper 1 26/09/10 (RH & RS)
118 Peregrine 3 28/07/13 (RH)
119 Pheasant 5 19/11/08 (RH)
120 Pied Flycatcher 1 06/04/11 (KM)
121 Pied Wagtail 80 10/10/10 (RH)
122 Pink-footed Goose 9 29/10/19 (MN) – pending acceptance
123 Pintail 4 23/03/13 (DB, KPD, MP & RH)
124 Pochard 35 14/02/13 (RH)
125 Raven 5 06/02/19 (RH)
126 Red Kite 15 11/03/17 (DB & ME)
127 Red-crested Pochard 2 23/04/15 (MJL)
128 Red-legged Partridge 1 14/09/09 (RH)
129 Red-rumped Swallow 1 01/05/14 (RH)
130 Redshank 7 21/06/08 (RH)
131 Redstart 3 04/08/18 (SLO)
132 Redwing 200 31/10/17 (JH)
133 Reed Bunting 15 15/02/17 (JG)
134 Reed Warbler 13 18/07/19 (RD)
135 Ring Ouzel 1 2002 (DS)
136 Ringed Plover 17 26/04/15 (ME & RH)
137 Robin 20 04/02/17 (Eddie)
138 Rock Pipit 1 25/10/11 (RS)
139 Rook 10 11/01/14 (DB)
140 Ring-necked Parakeet 2 07/04/18 (DB)
141 Roseate Tern 1 20/05/13 (RS)
142 Ruddy Duck 1 17/01/15 (MW)
143 Ruff 10 28/08/14 (DB)
144 Sand Martin 600 08/09/18 (ME)
145 Sanderling 4 06/05/15 (KPD)
146 Sandwich Tern 6 31/07/17 (KPD)
147 Scaup 1 22/10/13 (RH)
148 Sedge Warbler 11 29/04/16 (RD)
149 Shelduck 6 21/09/13 (RS)
150 Short-eared Owl 1 15/09/12 (DB & RH)
151 Shoveler 66 02/01/17 (ME)
152 Siskin 70 10/03/18 (DB, ME & SM)
153 Sky Lark 100 31/12/04 (JMC)
154 Slavonian Grebe 4 09/04/13 (DB, MP & RH)
155 Snipe 66 07/03/15 (ME)
156 Snow Bunting 1 01/12/13 (KPD)
157 Song Thrush 10 26/04/14 (RS)
158 Sparrowhawk 4 02/09/11 (DB)
159 Spoonbill 5 29/09/16 (SI)
160 Spotted Flycatcher 2 01/09/15 (RH)
161 Spotted Redshank 2 08/09/13 (DB, FB, GK, KPD, MH, MW, RH & RS)
162 Starling 450 11/06/15 (ME)
163 Stock Dove 60 18/02/13 (RH)
164 Stonechat 11 28/10/17 (ME & SM)
165 Swallow 300 13/09/18 (ME)
166 Swift 500 19/07/19 (ME)
167 Tawny Owl 2 13/12/12 (RH)
168 Teal 200 09/02/16 (ME)
169 Temminck's Stint 1 18/05/13 (KPD)
170 Tree Pipit 3 08/09/13 (DB & MP)
171 Treecreeper 1 25/10/10 (PB)
172 Tufted Duck 147 17/01/19 (ME)
173 Turnstone 3 01/08/13 (RH)
174 Turtle Dove 1 20/04/08 (DS)
175 Water Pipit 3 04/03/14 (DB & RH)
176 Water Rail 5 16/02/13 (RS)
177 Waxwing 150 27/12/10 (RH)
178 Wheatear 8 01/04/18 (ME & SM)
179 Whimbrel 6 29/04/15 (KPD)
180 Whinchat 5 23/08/05 (KPD)
181 Whitethroat 10 30/04/10 (JH)
182 White-fronted Goose 28 22/02/79 (PLB)
183 Whooper Swan 2 08/11/16 (OS)
184 Wigeon 148 18/03/16 (ME)
185 Willow Warbler 8 23/04/16 (ME)
186 Wood Pigeon c3500 13/11/11 (JH)
187 Wood Sandpiper 2 03/05/16 (JH)
188 Wood Warbler 1 27/04/13 (SF)
189 Woodcock 1 17/01/11 (RH)
190 Wren 19 06/04/18 (RS)
191 Wryneck 1 15/04/15 (RS)
192 Yellow Wagtail 20 24/04/16 (RS)
193 Yellow-browed Warbler 1 21/10/16 (RH & RS)
194 Yellow-legged Gull 7 28/12/09 (JMC)
195 Yellowhammer 5 06/12/10 (RH)


Escapes, Hybrids, Re-introductions & Solely Cat E Species



Species Record Count Date & Observers
1 Bar-headed Goose 2 23/06/14 (RH)
2 Barnacle Goose 4 02/05/09 (KPD)
3 Black Swan 1 25/06/10 (KPD)
4 Budgerigar 1 25/03/18 (LW)
5 Canada x Barnacle Goose 8 18/04/15 (DB & ME)
6 Canada x Greylag Goose 6 27/08/15 (ME)
7 Domesticated Duck 5 Unknown (KPD)
8 Domesticated Duck x Mallard 6 16/07/15 (ME)
9 Greylag x Bar-headed Goose 1 26/09/16 (KPD)
10 Lesser White-fronted Goose 1 08/01/07 (RH)
11 Ruddy Shelduck 1 20/04/09 (RH)
12 Saker Falcon 1 03/05/14 (DB)
13 Swan Goose 3 11/08/13 (RH)
14 Tufted Duck x Pochard 1 15/05/15 (KPD & ME)
15 White Stork 2 16/03/20 (CV)
16 Zebra Finch 1 12/08/19 (AG)