James Robson: Britain Year List 2020 BOU, All records Record(s) 1 to 219 of 219 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 31/01/2020 Sleddale 2 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 3 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 01/02/2020 Bagby 4 Quail Coturnix coturnix Topcliffe 5 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 6 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 11/01/2020 Carthorpe Mires 7 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 06/01/2020 Nosterfield LNR 8 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 02/10/2020 Saltholme 9 Greylag Goose Anser anser 01/01/2020 Byland 10 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 04/01/2020 Cowpen Bewley 11 Tundra Bean Goose Anser serrirostris 04/01/2020 Cowpen Bewley 12 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 04/01/2020 Cowpen Bewley 13 Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus 23/08/2020 Ladybridge 14 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 15 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 15/03/2020 Yorkshire Arboretum 16 Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca Ripon 17 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 03/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 18 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata Balk 19 Garganey Spatula querquedula 10/06/2020 Nosterfield LNR 20 Shoveler Spatula clypeata 06/01/2020 Nosterfield LNR 21 Gadwall Mareca strepera 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 22 Wigeon Mareca penelope 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 23 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 24 Pintail Anas acuta 01/10/2020 Monks House Pool 25 Teal Anas crecca 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 26 Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 10/01/2020 Ripon City Wetlands 27 Pochard Aythya ferina 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 28 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 06/01/2020 Ellerton Lake 29 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 30 Scaup Aythya marila 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 31 Eider Somateria mollissima 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 32 Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca 33 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 02/04/2020 Bagby 34 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 35 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 36 Smew Mergellus albellus 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 37 Goosander Mergus merganser 17/01/2020 Nicholson™’s Lagoons 38 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Seahouses 39 Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus 25/05/2020 Sutton Bank 40 Swift Apus apus Bagby 41 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 28/05/2020 Staveley YWT 42 Rock Dove Columba livia 01/01/2020 Thirsk 43 Stock Dove Columba oenas 28/03/2020 Bagby 44 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 01/01/2020 Bagby 45 Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur 15/05/2020 Sutton Bank 46 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 01/01/2020 Bagby 47 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 11/01/2020 Staveley YWT 48 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 49 Coot Fulica atra 04/01/2020 Seaton Common 50 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 51 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 06/01/2020 Ellerton Lake 52 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 53 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 09/03/2020 Greenabella 54 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 55 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 56 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola Ripon City Wetlands 57 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 58 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 10/06/2020 Nosterfield LNR 59 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Budle Bay 60 Curlew Numenius arquata 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 61 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 09/03/2020 Cowpen Marsh 62 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 09/03/2020 Cowpen Marsh 63 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 26/01/2020 Redcar 64 Knot Calidris canutus 26/01/2020 Redcar 65 Ruff Calidris pugnax 18/01/2020 Nosterfield LNR 66 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 05/09/2020 Kilnsea Wetlands 67 Sanderling Calidris alba 26/01/2020 Redcar 68 Dunlin Calidris alpina 69 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 26/01/2020 Redcar 70 Little Stint Calidris minuta 05/09/2020 Kilnsea Wetlands 71 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 01/11/2020 Bolton-on-Swale YWT 72 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 12/03/2020 Chop Gate 73 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 74 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus 30/05/2020 Nosterfield LNR 75 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 07/01/2020 Billingham Beck 76 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 07/01/2020 Billingham Beck 77 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 10/01/2020 Nosterfield LNR 78 Redshank Tringa totanus 06/01/2020 Nosterfield Quarry 79 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 10/06/2020 Nosterfield LNR 80 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 11/01/2020 Nosterfield LNR 81 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 09/03/2020 Tidal Pool 82 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 21/02/2020 Gateshead 83 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 01/01/2020 Thirsk 84 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus Druridge Pools 85 Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus 04/01/2020 Newburn Bridge 86 Common Gull Larus canus 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 87 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 88 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 02/01/2020 Billingham 89 Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans 07/02/2020 Redcar Tarn 90 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis Ladybridge 91 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 07/02/2020 Redcar Tarn 92 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 03/06/2020 Seaton Snook 93 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 03/06/2020 Seaton Carew 94 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 95 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 28/05/2020 Staveley YWT 96 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 97 Great Skua Stercorarius skua Bempton 98 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus Cowbar Nab 99 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus Cowbar Nab 100 Long-tailed Skua Stercorarius longicaudus Hartlepool Headland 101 Common Guillemot Uria aalge 102 Razorbill Alca torda Bempton 103 Puffin Fratercula arctica 18/06/2020 Bamburgh 104 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 105 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica Marske 106 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 26/01/2020 Redcar 107 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 108 Gannet Morus bassanus 26/01/2020 Redcar 109 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 110 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 111 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 05/09/2020 Kilnsea Wetlands 112 Bittern Botaurus stellaris Ripon City Wetlands 113 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 13/06/2020 Fairburn Ings 114 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 06/01/2020 Bolton-on-Swale YWT 115 Great White Egret Ardea alba 13/06/2020 Fairburn Ings 116 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 06/01/2020 Bolton-on-Swale YWT 117 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 01/05/2020 Islebeck 118 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 01/01/2020 Byland 119 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 09/03/2020 Dormans Pool 120 Red Kite Milvus milvus 01/01/2020 Byland 121 Buzzard Buteo buteo 01/01/2020 Bagby 122 Barn Owl Tyto alba 16/02/2020 Coxwold 123 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 01/01/2020 Bagby 124 Little Owl Athene noctua 01/01/2020 Byland 125 Long-eared Owl Asio otus Bempton 126 Hoopoe Upupa epops 01/10/2020 Collingham 127 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 17/01/2020 Ripon 128 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 10/01/2020 High Batts 129 Green Woodpecker Picus viridis 10/01/2020 Ripon City Wetlands 130 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 01/01/2020 Bagby 131 Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus 17/06/2020 Biggin 132 Hobby Falco subbuteo 133 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 06/03/2020 Newburgh Priory 134 Ring-necked Parakeet Psittacula krameri 26/02/2020 A19 Norton 135 Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus 17/10/2020 Holy Island 136 Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor 18/10/2020 South Gare 137 Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus 04/10/2020 Hartlepool 138 Jay Garrulus glandarius Hawnby 139 Magpie Pica pica 01/01/2020 Bagby 140 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 01/01/2020 Bagby 141 Rook Corvus frugilegus 01/01/2020 Byland 142 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 01/01/2020 Bagby 143 Raven Corvus corax Bagby 144 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 01/01/2020 Thirsk 145 Coal Tit Periparus ater 01/01/2020 Bagby 146 Marsh Tit Poecile palustris 10/01/2020 High Batts 147 Willow Tit Poecile montanus 11/01/2020 Staveley YWT 148 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 01/01/2020 Bagby 149 Great Tit Parus major 01/01/2020 Bagby 150 Skylark Alauda arvensis 09/03/2020 Greatham Creek 151 Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla 16/10/2020 South Gare 152 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 01/05/2020 Sowerby 153 Swallow Hirundo rustica 18/04/2020 Bagby 154 House Martin Delichon urbicum 23/04/2020 Bagby 155 Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti Ripon City Wetlands 156 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 04/01/2020 Bagby 157 Yellow-browed Warbler Phylloscopus inornatus 16/10/2020 South Gare 158 Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus 17/10/2020 Holy Island 159 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 03/04/2020 Bagby 160 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 13/03/2020 Bagby 161 Two-barred Warbler Phylloscopus plumbeitarsus 30/09/2020 Budle Bay 162 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 163 Blyth's Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum 13/06/2020 Far Ings 164 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 165 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia Staveley YWT 166 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla Bagby 167 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin Ripon City Wetlands 168 Lesser Whitethroat Curruca curruca 169 Asian Desert Warbler Curruca nana 18/06/2020 Holy Island 170 Whitethroat Curruca communis Bagby 171 Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla 16/10/2020 South Gare 172 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 17/01/2020 Nicholson™’s Lagoons 173 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 10/01/2020 Ripon City Wetlands 174 Nuthatch Sitta europaea 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 175 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 10/01/2020 High Batts 176 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 08/06/2020 Colingham 177 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 178 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus Ousegill Bridge 179 Blackbird Turdus merula 01/01/2020 Bagby 180 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 01/01/2020 Byland 181 Redwing Turdus iliacus 01/01/2020 Thirsk 182 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 17/01/2020 Ripon 183 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 01/01/2020 Byland 184 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 185 Robin Erithacus rubecula 01/01/2020 Bagby 186 Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus 17/10/2020 Holy Island 187 Taiga Flycatcher Ficedula albicilla 15/10/2020 The Leas 188 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca Snilesworth 189 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 190 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus Hazel Head 191 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra Bagby 192 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 04/01/2020 Hartlepool 193 Stejneger's Stonechat Saxicola stejnegeri 18/10/2020 South Gare 194 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Bagby 195 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 07/05/2020 South Kilvington 196 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 01/01/2020 Thirsk 197 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 01/01/2020 Bagby 198 Dunnock Prunella modularis 01/01/2020 Bagby 199 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 04/04/2020 Bagby 200 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 17/01/2020 Ripon 201 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 01/01/2020 Thirsk 202 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis Bagby 203 Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Bagby 204 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus Farnes 205 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 01/01/2020 Newburgh Priory 206 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 31/01/2020 Lockwood Beck 207 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes 15/03/2020 Yorkshire Arboretum 208 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 11/01/2020 Staveley YWT 209 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 10/01/2020 South Kilvington 210 Twite Linaria flavirostris 16/10/2020 South Gare 211 Linnet Linaria cannabina 04/01/2020 Seaton Carew 212 Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 18/09/2020 Ripon City Wetlands 213 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 01/01/2020 Bagby 214 Siskin Spinus spinus 10/01/2020 South Kilvington 215 Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus 17/10/2020 Holy Island 216 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 23/10/2020 Redcar 217 Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra Carlton Minniott 218 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 18/01/2020 Sutton Bank 219 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 10/01/2020 High Batts