Thursday, 12 February 2009

Ash's Garden List 2009.

Birds seen/heard in or from the garden during 2009.

01. Red Kite
02. Blue Tit
03. Great Tit
04. Robin
05. Dunnock
06. Coal Tit
07. Nuthatch
08. Marsh Tit
09. Chaffinch
10. Blackbird
11. Greenfinch
12. Goldfinch
13. Wood Pigeon
14. Long-tailed Tit
15. Goldcrest
16. Wren
17. Common Buzzard
18. Carrion Crow
19. Rook
20. Jackdaw
21. Magpie
22. Black-headed Gull
23. Common Gull
24. Lapwing
25. Great-spotted Woodpecker
26. Pheasant
27. Treecreeper
28. Mistle Thrush
29. Redwing
30. Jay
31. Little Owl
32. Collared Dove
33. Fieldfare
34. Pied Wagtail
35. Bullfinch
36. Green Woodpecker
37. Raven
38. Tawny Owl
39. Song Thrush
40. Kestrel
41. Woodcock

42. Meadow Pipit

43. Barn Owl
44. Skylark
45. Sparrowhawk
46. Red-legged Partridge
47. Chiffchaff
48. Swallow
49. Blackcap
50. Common Whitethroat
51. Mallard
52. Lesser Whitethroat
53. Swift
54. Starling

Full Garden List - Oct 2005 till Present.

Spotted Flycatcher.
Little Owl.
Grey Partridge.
Marsh Tit.
Nuthatch.
Red Kite.
Mistle Thrush.
Goldcrest.
Red Legged Partridge.
Robin.
Pheasant.
Green Woodpecker.
Kestrel.

This is my current Garden List, all species have been seen in or from our garden from Oct 2005 to the current day.

01. Grey Heron - Ardea cinerea.
02. Mallard - Anas platyrhynchos.
03. Red Kite - Milvus milvus.
04. Eurasian Sparrowhawk - Accipiter nisus.
05. Common Buzzard - Buteo buteo.
06. Common Kestrel - Falco tinnunculus.
07. Red-legged Partridge - Alectoris rufa.
08. Grey Partridge - Perdix perdix.
09. Common Pheasant - Phasianus colchicus.
10. Northern Lapwing - Vanellus vanellus.
11. Woodcock - Scolopax rusticola.
12. Black-headed Gull - Larus ridibundus.
13. Common Gull - Larus canus.
14. Herring Gull - Larus argentatus.
15. Wood Pigeon - Columba palumbus.
16. Collared Dove - Streptopelia decaocto
17. Ring-necked Parakeet - Psittacula krameri.
18. Barn Owl - Tyto alba.
19. Little Owl - Athene noctua.
20. Tawny Owl - Strix aluco.
21. Common Swift - Apus apus.
22. Great Spotted Woodpecker - Dendrocopos major.
23. Green Woodpecker - Picus viridis.
24. Skylark - Alauda arvensis.
25. Barn Swallow - Hirundo rustica.
26. House Martin - Delichon urbicum.
27. Pied Wagtail - Motacilla alba.
28. Meadow Pipit - Anthus pratensis.
29. Wren - Troglodytes troglodytes.
30. Dunnock - Prunella modularis.
31. Robin - Erithacus rubecula.
32. Mistle Thrush - Turdus viscivorus.
33. Fieldfare - Turdus pilaris.
34. Redwing - Turdus iliacus.
35. Song Thrush - Turdus philomelos.
36. Blackbird - Turdus merula.
37. Willow Warbler - Phylloscopus trochilus.
38. Chiffchaff - Phylloscopus collybita.
39. Blackcap - Sylvia atricapilla.
40. Lesser Whitethroat - Sylvia curruca.
41. Common Whitethroat - Sylvia communis.
42. Goldcrest - Regulus regulus.
43. Spotted Flycatcher - Muscicapa striata.
44. Nuthatch - Sitta europaea.
45. Eurasian Treecreeper - Certhia familiaris.
46. Blue Tit - Cyanistes caeruleus.
47. Coal Tit - Periparus ater.
48. Marsh Tit - Poecile palustris.
49. Great Tit - Parus major.
50. Long-tailed Tit - Aegithalos caudatus.
51. Jay - Garrulus glandarius.
52. Magpie - Pica pica.
53. Jackdaw - Corvus monedula.
54. Rook - Corvus frugilegus.
55. Carrion Crow - Corvus corone.
56. Raven - Corvus corax.
57. Starling - Sturnus vulgaris.
58. Chaffinch - Fringilla coelebs.
59. Brambling - Fringilla montifringilla.
60. Bullfinch - Pyrrhula pyrrhula.
61. Goldfinch - Carduelis carduelis.
62. Greenfinch - Carduelis chloris.
63. Siskin - Carduelis spinus.
64. House Sparrow - Passer domesticus.

Wednesday, 2 January 2008

Ash's UK Year List 2008.

Cirl Bunting
Waxwing
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Wryneck
Goldcrest
Great Grey Shrike
Spotted Flycatcher
Dunlin
Mediterranean Gull
Black Redstart
Dotterel
Common Crane
Juv Spotted Flycatcher
Juv Grey Phalarope
Icterine Warbler
Juv Ringed Plover
Spoonbill
Grey Partridge
Red-backed Shrike
Ringed Plover
Common Crane



* Denotes species added to my life list

01. Red Kite
02. Blue Tit
03. Great Tit
04. Coal Tit
05. Marsh Tit
06. Chaffinch
07. Robin
08. Blackbird
09. Greenfinch
10. Dunnock
11. Wood Pigeon
12. Long-tailed Tit
13. Redwing
14. Mistle Thrush
15. Great-spotted Woodpecker
16. Kestrel
17. Jackdaw
18. Carrion Crow
19. Rook
20. Magpie
21. Green Woodpecker
22. Pheasant
23. Common Gull
24. Little Owl
25. Mallard
26. Common Buzzard
27. Nuthatch
28. Wren
29. Goldfinch
30. Bullfinch
31. Song Thrush
32. Red-legged Partridge
33. Jay
34. Goldcrest
35. Sparrowhawk
36. House Sparrow
37. Mute Swan
38. Tufted Duck
39. Greater Scaup (Wigmore Lane GP's, Theale, Berks)
40. Red-crested Pochard (Wigmore Lane GP's, Theale, Berks)
41. Wigeon
42. Grey Heron
43. Greylag Goose
44. Black-headed Gull
45. Moorhen
46. Coot
47. Gadwall
48. Great Crested Grebe
49. Goosander (Wigmore Lane GP's, Theale, Berks)
50. Cormorant
51. Shoveler
52. Siskin
53. Pochard
54. Lesser Black-backed Gull
55. Great Black-backed Gull
56. Herring Gull
57. Yellow-legged Gull
58. Black-necked Grebe (Searles Lane GP's, Theale, Berks)
59. Goldeneye
60. Egyptian Goose
61. Peregrine Falcon (Theale Main Pit, Berks)
62. Canada Goose
63. Little Grebe
64. Ferruginous Duck (Wigmore Lane GP's, Theale, Berks)
65. Feral Pigeon
66. Starling
67. Fieldfare
68. Grey Wagtail
69. Little Egret
70. Cattle Egret (East Lavant, West Sussex)
71. Lapwing
72. Redshank
73. Black-tailed Godwit
74. Curlew
75. Shelduck
76. Golden Plover
77. Brent Goose
78. Oystercatcher
79. Teal

80. Ringed Plover
81. Red-breasted Goose (Bracklesham, West Sussex)
82. Short-eared Owl (Pagham Harbour, West Sussex)
83. Collared Dove
84. Avocet
85. Turnstone
86. Knot
87. Dunlin
88. Grey Plover
89. Mediterranean Gull
90. Red-breasted Merganser
91. Black-throated Diver (Church Norton, West Sussex)
92. Slavonian Grebe (Church Norton, West Sussex)
93. Velvet Scoter (Church Norton, West Sussex)
94. Brambling
95. Yellowhammer
96. Skylark
97. Reed Bunting
98. White-fronted Goose (RSPB Otmoor, Oxon)
99. Pink-footed Goose (RSPB Otmoor, Oxon)
100. Pintail
101. Hen Harrier (RSPB Otmoor, Oxon)
102. Snipe
103. Stonechat
104. Kingfisher
105. Lesser Scaup (Appleford GP's, Sutton Courtenay, Oxon)
106. Linnet
107. Ring-necked Parakeet
108. Tawny Owl
109. Meadow Pipit
110. Lesser Redpoll
111. Bittern (Lavell's Lake, Berks)
112. Stock Dove
113. Treecreeper
114. Grey Partridge
115. Glaucous Gull (Little Marlow GP's)*
116. Sanderling

117. Sandwich Tern (Black Point, Hayling Island, Hants)
118. Green Sandpiper
119. Woodlark
120. Common Sandpiper
121. Sand Martin
122. Red-throated Diver (Coate Water Country Park, Wilts)
123. Little Ringed Plover
124. Chiffchaff
125. Barn Owl
126. Ring Ouzel (Linkey Down, Aston Rowant, Oxon)
127. Blackcap
128. Swallow
129. House Martin
130. Common Tern
131. Willow Warbler
132. Mandarin Duck
133. Cuckoo
134. Grasshopper Warbler (RSPB Otmoor, Oxon)
135. Cetti's Warbler
136. Reed Warbler
137. Sedge Warbler
138. Garganey (RSPB Otmoor, Oxon)
139. Water Rail
140. Whimbrel
141. Common Whitethroat
142. Yellow Wagtail
143. Wheatear
144. Little Gull
145. Arctic Tern
146. White Wagtail
147. Corn Bunting
148. Dotterel (Bury Down, Berks)
149. Nightingale
150. Garden Warbler
151. Gannet
152. Arctic Skua (Dungeness, Kent)
153. Great Skua (Dungeness, Kent)*
154. Pomarine Skua (Dungeness, Kent)
155. Common Scoter (Dungeness, Kent)
156. Black Redstart (Dungeness, Kent)
157. Marsh Harrier (RSPB Dungeness, Kent)
158. Greenshank
159. Swift
160. Hobby
161. Bearded Tit (RSPB Dungeness, Kent)

162. Blue-headed Wagtail (RSPB Dungeness, Kent)*
163. Lesser Whitethroat
164. Raven
165. Black Tern
166. Dipper
167. Wood Warbler
168. Pied Flycatcher
169. Redstart
170. Tree Pipit
171. Whinchat
172. Woodcock
173. Stone Curlew
174. Dartford Warbler
175. Spotted Flycatcher
176. Temminck's Stint (Little Marlow GP's, Bucks)
177. Bar-tailed Godwit
178. Little Tern
179. Red-footed Falcon (Woolhampton GP's, Berks)
180. Turtle Dove
181. Icterine Warbler (Wilstone Reservoir, Herts)*
182. Nightjar
183. Red-backed Shrike (Burton Mill Pond, West Sussex)
184. Corncrake (Hurst, Berks)*
185. Guillemot
186. Razorbill
187. Manx Shearwater
188. Rock Pipit
189. Shag
190. Puffin
191. Fulmar
192. Kittiwake
193. Balearic Shearwater (Portland Bill, Dorset)*
194. Common Crossbill
195. Quail
196. Firecrest
197. Ruddy Duck
198. Wood Sandpiper (Wilstone Reservoir, Herts)
199. Great White Egret (Blashford Lakes, Hants)
200. Curlew Sandpiper (Middlebere Channel, Dorset)
201. Spoonbill (Middlebere Channel, Dorset)
202. Red-necked Phalarope (Frampton-on-Severn, Glos)
203. Stilt Sandpiper (Coombe Hill Meadows, Glos)*
204. Grey Phalarope (Weston Turville Reservoir, Bucks)
205. Common Crane (RSPB Dungeness, Kent)
206. White-winged Black Tern (RSPB Dungeness, Kent)*
207. Tree Sparrow (RSPB Dungeness, Kent)
208. Little Stint (RSPB Dungeness, Kent)
209. Wryneck (Prestwood, Bucks)*
210. Great Grey Shrike (Ivinghoe, Bucks)
211. Water Pipit (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)
212. Ring-necked Duck (Foxcote Reservoir, Bucks)
213. Lapland Bunting (Dorney Lakes, Bucks)
214. Green Heron (Hythe, Kent)*
215. Great Northern Diver (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)
216. Jack Snipe (Calvert BBOWT, Bucks)
217. Rough-legged Buzzard (Reed, Herts)*
218. Waxwing (The Lodge, Sandy, Beds)
219. Ruff (Port Meadow, Oxon)
220. American Wigeon (Lower Farm, Berks)*
221. Long-tailed Duck (Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxon)
222. Cirl Bunting (Prawle Point, Devon)*
223. Snowy Owl (Zennor, Cornwall)*
224. Eider (Prawle Point, Devon)
225. Purple Sandpiper (Prawle Point, Devon)
226. Merlin (South Pool, Devon)
227. Lesser-spotted Woodpecker (RSPB Church Wood, Bucks)
228. Willow Tit (Combe Wood, Berks)

Ash's Garden List 2008.

Birds seen in or from the garden during 2008.

01. Red Kite
02. Blue Tit
03. Great Tit
04. Coal Tit
05. Marsh Tit
06. Chaffinch
07. Robin
08. Blackbird
09. Greenfinch
10. Dunnock
11. Wood Pigeon
12. Long-tailed Tit
13. Redwing
14. Mistle Thrush
15. Kestrel
16. Jackdaw
17. Carrion Crow
18. Rook
19. Magpie
20. Pheasant
21. Common Gull
22. Little Owl
23. Common Buzzard
24. Nuthatch
25. Green Woodpecker
26. Great-spotted Woodpecker
27. Wren
28. Bullfinch
29. Song Thrush
30. Goldfinch
31. Fieldfare
32. Goldcrest
33. Black-headed Gull
34. Sparrowhawk
35. Red-legged Partridge
36. Tawny Owl
37. Pied Wagtail
38. Treecreeper
39. Brambling
40. Chiffchaff
41. Blackcap
42. Swallow
43. Starling
44. House Martin
45. Skylark
46. Swift
47. House Sparrow
48. Raven
49. Spotted Flycatcher
50. Willow Warbler
51. Grey Heron

Tuesday, 28 August 2007

Ash's Year List 2007.

Grey Phalarope.
Bonaparte's Gull.

Tawny Owl.
Glossy Ibis.

Garganey.
Chiffchaff.
Common Crane.

Little Bunting.

Ring Ouzel.

Red-crested Pochard.

Water Rail.

* Denotes species added to my life list

01. Goldfinch
02. Great Tit
03. Blue Tit
04. Coal Tit
05. Magpie
06. Chaffinch
07. Greenfinch
08. Crow
09. Jackdaw
10. Rook
11. Black-headed Gull
12. Common Gull
13. Red Kite
14. Wood Pigeon
15. Redwing
16. Grey Heron
17. Great Crested Grebe
18. Mallard
19. Wigeon
20. Pochard
21. Teal

22. Tufted Duck
23. Ring-necked Duck (Foxcote Reservoir,Bucks)
24. Kestrel
25. Coot
26. Ruddy Duck
27. Goldeneye
28. Mute Swan
29. Robin
30. Dunnock
31. Blackbird
32. Common Buzzard
33. Pheasant
34. Red-legged Partridge
35. Fieldfare

36. Feral Pigeon
37. Great Spotted Woodpecker
38. Sparrowhawk
39. Wren
40. Reed Bunting
41. Shoveler
42. Gadwall
43. Pintail
44. Canada Goose
45. Lapwing
46. Golden Plover
47. Starling
48. Cormorant
49. Tundra Bean Goose (Remenham,Berks)
50. Ring-necked Parakeet
51. Snipe
52. Little Grebe
53. Song Thrush
54. Mistle Thrush
55. Greylag Goose
56. Egyptian Goose
57. Tawny Owl
58. Lesser Scaup (Sonning Eye GP,Oxon)*
59. Greater Scaup (Sonning Eye GP,Oxon)
60. Herring Gull
61. Lesser Black-backed Gull
62. Long-tailed Tit
63. Marsh Tit
64. Collared Dove
65. Moorhen
66. Great Northern Diver (Staines Reservoir,Surrey)
67. Black-necked Grebe (Staines Reservoir,Surrey)
68. Smew
69. Green Woodpecker
70. House Sparrow
71. Nuthatch
72. Raven
73. Jay
74. Grey Wagtail
75. Slavonian Grebe (Bray GP, Berks)
76. Goosander
77. Little Egret
78. Firecrest (Finchampstead Ridges, Berks)
79. Goldcrest
80. Yellowhammer
81. Corn Bunting
82. Stonechat
83. Stock Dove
84. Meadow Pipit
85. Grey Partridge
86. Little Owl
87. Great Black-backed Gull
88. Shelduck
89. Bittern (Lavell's Lake, Berks)
90. Water Rail
91. Cetti's Warbler
92. Linnet
93. Treecreeper
94. Willow Tit
95. Yellow-browed Warbler (Hawley, Hants)*
96. Little Bunting (Amwell GPs, Herts)*
97. Skylark
98. Red-crested Pochard
99. Yellow-legged Gull
100. Waxwing (Botley, Oxon)
101. Barn Owl
102. Curlew
103. Redshank
104. Oystercatcher
105. Brent Goose (Dark-bellied)
106. Grey Plover
107. Dunlin
108. Knot
109. Turnstone
110. Ringed Plover
111. Sanderling
112. Red-breasted Merganser
113. Mediterranean Gull
114. Chiffchaff
115. Whimbrel
116. Woodlark
117. Woodcock
118. Common Crane (Cropredy, Oxon)
119. Bullfinch
120. Blackcap
121. Green Sandpiper
122. Sand Martin
123. Brambling
124. Garganey (Woolhampton GP, Berks)
125. Ring Ouzel (Aston Rowant, Oxon)
126. Willow Warber
127. Swallow
128. Lesser Whitethroat
129. Sedge Warbler
130. Swift
131. House Martin
132. Oystercatcher
133. Common Tern
134. Little Ringed Plover
135. Glossy Ibis (Frampton-on-Severn, Glos)
136. Spotted Redshank
137. Marbled Duck (Frampton-on-Severn, Glos)*
138. Greenshank
139. Bonaparte's Gull (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)*
140. Artic Tern
141. Common Whitethroat
142. Avocet
143. Black-tailed Godwit
144. Cuckoo
145. Common Sandpiper
146. Dipper
147. Pied Flycatcher
148. Wood Warbler
149. Redstart
150. Wheatear
151. Spoonbill (Lea Farm, Lavell's Lakes LNR, Berks)
152. Black Tern (Black Swan Lake, Dinton Pastures, Berks)
153. Garden Warbler
154. Reed Warbler
155. Nightingale
156. Hobby
157. Nightjar
158. Whinchat
159. Dartford Warbler
160. Turtle Dove
161. Yellow Wagtail
162. Stone Curlew
163. Spotted Flycatcher
164. Marsh Sandpiper (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)*
165. Quail (Berkshire Downs)
166. Montagu's Harrier (Undisclosed Site, UK)*
167. Purple Heron (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)*
168. Little Stint (Moor Green Lakes, Berks)
169. Wood Sandpiper (Days Lock, Dorchester, Oxon)
170. Curlew Sandpiper (Borough Marsh, Berks)
171. Ruff
172. Grey Phalarope (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)*
173. Arctic Skua (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)*
174. Eastern Rock Nuthatch (Turkey)*
175. Blue Rock Thrush (Turkey)*
176. Red-backed Shrike (Turkey)
177. Woodchat Shrike (Turkey)*
178. Crag Martin (Turkey)*
179. Olivaceous Warbler (Turkey)*
180. Olive-tree Warbler (Turkey)*
181. Short-toed Eagle (Turkey)*
182. Booted Eagle (Turkey)*
183. Long-legged buzzard (Turkey)*
184. Lanner Falcon (Turkey)*
185. Saker Falcon (Turkey)*
186. Peregrine Falcon (Turkey)
187. Eleonora's Falcon (Turkey)*
188. Red-rumped Swallow (Turkey)*
189. Alpine Swift (Turkey)
190. Little Gull (Turkey)
191. Audouin's Gull (Turkey)*
192. Yellow-vented Bulbul (Turkey)*
193. Great Reed Warbler (Turkey)*
194. Rock Dove (Turkey)*
195. Masked Shrike (Turkey)*
196. Golden Eagle (Turkey)
197. Northern Goshawk (Turkey)
198. Spotted Eagle (Turkey)*
199. Lesser Kestrel (Turkey)*
200. Rock Sparrow (Turkey)*
201. Crested Lark (Turkey)*
202. Hooded Crow (Turkey)*
203. Buff-bellied Pipit (Farmoor Reservoir, Oxon)*
204. Rock Pipit
205. Great Grey Shrike (Wishmoor Bottom, Berks)
206. Gannet
207. Pomarine Skua (Church Norton, West Sussex)*
208. Common Scoter
209. Merlin
210. Ferruginous Duck (Wigmore Lane GP, Berks)
211. Hen Harrier (Bury Down, Berks)
212. Short-eared Owl (Cow Down, Berks)

Tuesday, 2 January 2007

Garden List 2007.

Little Owl.

Grey Partridge.
Red Kite.

Birds seen in or from the garden during 2007.

01. Mallard
02. Red Kite
03. Eurasian Sparrowhawk
04. Common Buzzard
05. Common Kestrel
06. Red-legged Partridge
07. Grey Partridge
08. Common Pheasant
09. Black-headed Gull
10. Common Gull
11. Wood Pigeon
12. Ring-necked Parakeet

13. Little Owl
14. Tawny Owl
15. Barn Owl (Heard Only)
16. Swift
17. Great Spotted Woodpecker
18. Skylark (Heard Only)
19. Swallow
20. House Martin
21. Pied Wagtail
22. Wren
23. Dunnock
24. Robin
25. Blackbird
26. Fieldfare
27. Song Thrush
28. Redwing
29. Mistle Thrush
30. Willow Warbler

31. Chiffchaff
32. Goldcrest
33. Long-tailed Tit
34. Marsh Tit
35. Coal Tit
36. Blue Tit
37. Great Tit
38. Nuthatch
39. Jay
40. Magpie
41. Jackdaw
42. Rook
43. Carrion Crow
44. Raven
45. Chaffinch
46. Greenfinch
47. Goldfinch
48. Green Woodpecker
49. Starling