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