Record Counts - Birds

The following table lists all of the bird species recorded on site that are currently on the BOU's 8th 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. Record counts highlighted in orange are new records from 2017.

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Updated July 17th 2017.


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













Escapes, Hybrids & Solely Cat E Species






Species Record Count Date & Observers
1 Bar-headed Goose 2 23/06/14 (RH)
2 Black Swan 1 25/06/10 (KPD)
3 Canada x Barnacle Goose 8 18/04/15 (DB & ME)
4 Canada x Greylag Goose 6 27/08/15 (ME)
5 Chinese Goose 3 11/08/13 (RH)
6 Domesticated Duck 5 KPD
7 Domesticated Duck x Mallard 6 16/07/15 (ME)
8 Greylag x Bar-headed Goose 1 26/09/16 (KPD)
9 Saker Falcon 1 03/05/14 (DB)
10 Tufted x Pochard Duck 1 15/05/15 (KPD & ME)