Mike Wheeler: Britain Year List for 2019 BOU Record(s) 1 to 146 of 146 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 19/03/2019 Dawlish Warren 2 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 3 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 4 Greylag Goose Anser anser 02/01/2019 Middleton Lakes RSPB 5 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 6 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 7 Bewick's Swan Cygnus columbianus 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 8 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 06/01/2019 Blithfield Reservoir 9 Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca 30/01/2019 Grimley 10 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 02/01/2019 Middleton Lakes RSPB 11 Shoveler Spatula clypeata 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 12 Gadwall Mareca strepera 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 13 Wigeon Mareca penelope 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 14 American Wigeon Mareca americana 08/01/2019 Grimley 15 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 16 Pintail Anas acuta 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 17 Teal Anas crecca 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 18 Pochard Aythya ferina 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 19 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 14/03/2019 Westwood Pool 20 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 21 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 06/01/2019 Blithfield Reservoir 22 Eider Somateria mollissima 24/03/2019 North Gare 23 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 02/01/2019 Arrow Vale Lake 24 Smew Mergellus albellus 07/01/2019 Holt 25 Goosander Mergus merganser 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 26 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 19/03/2019 Dawlish Warren 27 Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis ********** ********** 28 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 31/03/2019 Whittington, S. Staffs 29 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 30 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 02/01/2019 Arrow Vale Lake 31 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 18/03/2019 Broadsands 32 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 33 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 06/01/2019 Belvide Reservoir 34 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 35 Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 18/03/2019 Broadsands 36 Bittern Botaurus stellaris 05/04/2019 Ham Wall RSPB 37 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 06/01/2019 Belvide Reservoir 38 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 39 Great White Egret Ardea alba 05/04/2019 Ham Wall RSPB 40 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 02/01/2019 Middleton Lakes RSPB 41 Gannet Morus bassanus 19/03/2019 Dawlish Warren 42 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 18/03/2019 Broadsands 43 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 44 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 09/01/2019 St John's, Worcester 45 Goshawk Accipiter gentilis ********** ********** 46 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 20/03/2019 Lodmoor RSPB 47 Red Kite Milvus milvus 09/04/2019 Worcester University 48 Buzzard Buteo buteo 04/01/2019 Grimley 49 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 50 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 51 Coot Fulica atra 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 52 Crane Grus grus 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 53 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 10/02/2019 Upton Warren, Moors 54 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 55 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 56 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 19/03/2019 Dawlish Warren 57 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 24/03/2019 North Gare 58 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 27/03/2019 Grimley 59 Curlew Numenius arquata 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 60 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 61 Knot Calidris canutus 19/03/2019 Dawlish Warren 62 Ruff Calidris pugnax 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 63 Dunlin Calidris alpina 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 64 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 65 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 03/01/2019 Grimley 66 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 11/01/2019 Grimley 67 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 20/03/2019 Lodmoor RSPB 68 Redshank Tringa totanus 12/01/2019 Slimbridge WWT 69 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 70 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 20/03/2019 Lodmoor RSPB 71 Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus 08/03/2019 Grimley 72 Common Gull Larus canus 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 73 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 06/01/2019 Blithfield Reservoir 74 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 07/01/2019 Worcester University 75 Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans 26/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 76 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 77 Rock Dove Columba livia 03/01/2019 Worcester University 78 Stock Dove Columba oenas 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 79 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 80 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 81 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 26/01/2019 Wall Heath 82 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 10/01/2019 Holt 83 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dryobates minor 17/02/2019 Wyre Forest 84 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 85 Green Woodpecker Picus viridis 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 86 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 12/01/2019 A449, Worcester 87 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 06/01/2019 Blithfield Reservoir 88 Ring-necked Parakeet Psittacula krameri 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 89 Jay Garrulus glandarius 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 90 Magpie Pica pica 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 91 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 92 Rook Corvus frugilegus 02/01/2019 Middleton Lakes RSPB 93 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 94 Raven Corvus corax 02/01/2019 Middleton Lakes RSPB 95 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 06/01/2019 Hednesford 96 Coal Tit Periparus ater 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 97 Marsh Tit Poecile palustris 06/01/2019 Belvide Reservoir 98 Willow Tit Poecile montanus 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 99 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 100 Great Tit Parus major 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 101 Skylark Alauda arvensis 08/01/2019 Grimley 102 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 27/03/2019 Grimley 103 Swallow Hirundo rustica 05/04/2019 Grimley 104 House Martin Delichon urbicum 12/04/2019 Grimley 105 Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 106 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 107 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 05/04/2019 Ham Wall RSPB 108 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 109 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 25/01/2019 Worcester 110 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 111 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 112 Nuthatch Sitta europaea 02/01/2019 Middleton Lakes RSPB 113 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 114 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 115 Blackbird Turdus merula 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 116 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 03/01/2019 Grimley 117 Redwing Turdus iliacus 03/01/2019 Grimley 118 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park 119 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 03/01/2019 Grimley 120 Robin Erithacus rubecula 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 121 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 17/04/2019 Wyre Forest 122 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 07/01/2019 Grimley 123 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 19/01/2019 Wyre Forest 124 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 125 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 06/01/2019 Belvide Reservoir 126 Dunnock Prunella modularis 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 127 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 12/04/2019 Grimley 128 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 25/01/2019 Kidderminster 129 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 01/01/2019 Kingswinford 130 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 03/01/2019 Grimley 131 Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis 17/04/2019 Wyre Forest 132 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 03/01/2019 Grimley 133 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 134 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 19/01/2019 Wyre Forest 135 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes 19/01/2019 Wyre Forest 136 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 137 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 01/01/2019 Sandwell Valley RSPB 138 Linnet Linaria cannabina 15/01/2019 Hinksford, S. Staffs 139 Common (Mealy) Redpoll Acanthis flammea 27/01/2019 Wyre Forest 140 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 02/01/2019 Middleton Lakes RSPB 141 Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 17/02/2019 Wyre Forest 142 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 01/01/2019 Wall Heath 143 Siskin Spinus spinus 06/01/2019 Belvide Reservoir 144 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 15/01/2019 Hinksford, S. Staffs 145 Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus 18/03/2019 Broadsands 146 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 02/01/2019 Kingsbury Water Park