Here is our reserve bird list for the year (2020). We will try to routinely update the list and hopefully match last year's count of 133 species. Dates are when first seen (unless 01/01-10/01 when initial list put up) or unrecorded. 

  1. Canada goose
  2. greylag goose
  3. mute swan
  4. Egyptian goose
  5. shelduck (03/02)
  6. shoveler
  7. gadwall
  8. wigeon
  9. mallard
  10. pintail
  11. teal
  12. pochard
  13. tufted duck
  14. scaup (12/01)
  15. goldeneye
  16. smew (08/02)
  17. goosander (07/02)
  18. red-legged partridge
  19. pheasant
  20. little grebe
  21. great-crested grebe
  22. bittern (05/02)
  23. grey heron
  24. great white egret
  25. little egret
  26. cormorant
  27. sparrowhawk
  28. marsh harrier
  29. red kite (28/01)
  30. buzzard
  31. water rail
  32. moorhen
  33. coot
  34. oystercatcher (06/02)
  35. lapwing
  36. golden plover
  37. black-tailed godwit (16/01)
  38. Jack snipe (06/02)
  39. black-headed gull
  40. common gull
  41. great black-backed gull
  42. Iceland gull (15/02)
  43. herring gull
  44. Caspian gull (06/02)
  45. lesser black-backed gull
  46. woodpigeon
  47. barn owl
  48. great-spotted woodpecker
  49. green woodpecker
  50. kestrel
  51. peregrine (11/02)
  52. jay
  53. magpie
  54. jackdaw
  55. rook
  56. carrion crow
  57. blue tit
  58. great tit
  59. skylark
  60. Cetti's warbler
  61. long-tailed tit
  62. chiffchaff
  63. goldcrest
  64. wren
  65. treecreeper
  66. starling
  67. blackbird
  68. fieldfare
  69. redwing
  70. song thrush
  71. robin
  72. stonechat
  73. dunnock
  74. pied wagtail
  75. meadow pipit
  76. chaffinch
  77. bullfinch
  78. greenfinch
  79. linnet
  80. goldfinch
  81. yellowhammer
  82. reed bunting

edits: updated 16/01, 05/02, 18/02

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