Jim Nicholson: Lothian Year List for 2019 BOU Record(s) 1 to 151 of 151 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 06/01/2019 River Esk, Musselburgh 2 Greylag Goose Anser anser 3 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 4 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 03/01/2019 5 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 06/01/2019 Fenton Barns 6 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 7 Garganey Spatula querquedula 11/05/2019 Musselburgh - Scrapes 8 Shoveler Spatula clypeata 15/04/2019 Musselburgh - Scrapes 9 Gadwall Mareca strepera 09/01/2019 Duddingston Loch 10 Wigeon Mareca penelope 11 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 12 Pintail Anas acuta 19/02/2019 Aberlady Bay 13 Teal Anas crecca 14 Pochard Aythya ferina 17/01/2019 Whitesands Quarry 15 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 09/01/2019 Holyrood Park 16 Scaup Aythya marila 11/05/2019 Ferny Ness 17 Eider Somateria mollissima 18 Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata 06/01/2019 Musselburgh 19 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 20 White-winged Scoter Melanitta deglandi 22/04/2019 Musselburgh 21 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 22 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 03/01/2019 Prestonpans 23 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 24 Goosander Mergus merganser 06/01/2019 River Esk, Musselburgh 25 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 26 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 17/01/2019 Hopes 27 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 17/01/2019 Hopes 28 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 14/01/2019 Ferrygate, North Berwick 29 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 30 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 06/01/2019 Musselburgh 31 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 09/01/2019 Holyrood Park 32 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 11/05/2019 Skateraw 33 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 06/01/2019 River Esk, Musselburgh 34 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 06/01/2019 Musselburgh 35 Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus 06/01/2019 Musselburgh 36 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 37 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 01/01/2019 Aberlady Bay 38 Gannet Morus bassanus 39 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 03/01/2019 40 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 41 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 42 Buzzard Buteo buteo 43 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 02/01/2019 Aberlady Bay 44 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 45 Coot Fulica atra 46 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 47 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 48 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 49 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 50 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 27/01/2019 Eyebroughy 51 Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 10/05/2019 Aberlady Bay 52 Curlew Numenius arquata 53 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 54 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 15/04/2019 Musselburgh - Scrapes 55 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 03/01/2019 Prestonpans 56 Knot Calidris canutus 02/02/2019 Aberlady Bay 57 Sanderling Calidris alba 58 Dunlin Calidris alpina 59 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 03/01/2019 Prestonpans 60 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 02/01/2019 Aberlady Bay 61 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 62 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 15/04/2019 Musselburgh - Scrapes 63 Redshank Tringa totanus 64 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 15/04/2019 North Berwick 65 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 66 Common Gull Larus canus 67 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 68 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 69 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 21/02/2019 River Esk, Musselburgh 70 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 05/04/2019 Gosford Bay 71 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 11/05/2019 Musselburgh 72 Common Guillemot Uria aalge 18/01/2019 North Berwick 73 Razorbill Alca torda 18/01/2019 North Berwick 74 Puffin Fratercula arctica 29/04/2019 Craigleith, North Berwick 75 Rock Dove Columba livia 76 Stock Dove Columba oenas 77 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 78 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 79 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 11/05/2019 Lammermuirs 80 Barn Owl Tyto alba 02/01/2019 Gullane 81 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 06/02/2019 Gosford Estate 82 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 08/01/2019 near Gullane 83 Swift Apus apus 11/05/2019 Seafield Pond 84 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 01/01/2019 Aberlady Bay 85 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 03/01/2019 86 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 87 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 88 Jay Garrulus glandarius 89 Magpie Pica pica 90 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 91 Rook Corvus frugilegus 92 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 93 Raven Corvus corax 09/01/2019 Holyrood Park 94 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 12/02/2019 Haddington 95 Coal Tit Periparus ater 96 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 97 Great Tit Parus major 98 Skylark Alauda arvensis 99 Shore Lark Eremophila alpestris 06/01/2019 Kilspindie, Aberlady Bay 100 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 03/04/2019 Drem Ride 101 Swallow Hirundo rustica 19/04/2019 Gullane Bents 102 House Martin Delichon urbicum 24/04/2019 Longniddry 103 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 104 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 12/04/2019 Longniddry 105 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 21/03/2019 Prestonpans 106 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 19/04/2019 Aberlady Bay 107 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 08/05/2019 Blindwells 108 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 20/04/2019 Aberlady Bay 109 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 02/01/2019 Aberlady Bay 110 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 06/05/2019 Woodhall Dean 111 Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca 09/05/2019 Gullane Bents 112 Whitethroat Sylvia communis 25/04/2019 Gullane 113 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 114 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 115 Nuthatch Sitta europaea 116 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 117 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 118 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus 11/05/2019 Lammermuirs 119 Blackbird Turdus merula 120 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 121 Redwing Turdus iliacus 122 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 123 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 124 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 11/05/2019 Woodhall Dean 125 Robin Erithacus rubecula 126 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 06/05/2019 Woodhall Dean 127 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 06/01/2019 Musselburgh 128 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 03/04/2019 Luffness New GC 129 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 09/01/2019 Figgate Park, Edinburgh 130 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 131 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 132 Dunnock Prunella modularis 133 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 06/05/2019 Skateraw/Torness 134 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 135 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 136 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 137 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 17/01/2019 Skateraw/Torness 138 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 04/01/2019 Prestonpans 139 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 140 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 17/01/2019 Hopes 141 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 142 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 143 Twite Linaria flavirostris 05/01/2019 Kilspindie, Aberlady Bay 144 Linnet Linaria cannabina 145 Common (Mealy) Redpoll Acanthis flammea 17/01/2019 Hopes 146 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 01/01/2019 Drem Ride 147 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 148 Siskin Spinus spinus 20/02/2019 Gosford Estate 149 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 150 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 151 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 04/02/2019 Aberlady Bay