Rob Hunton: Spurn Year List 2022 BOU, All records Record(s) 1 to 159 of 159 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 28/05/2022 Kilnsea 2 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 08/05/2022 Sammys 3 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 26/04/2022 4 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 26/04/2022 Long bank Dark-bellied & pale-bellied on the Humber Black Brant off C&A 5 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 13/05/2022 Kilnsea wetlands With a Canada x Greylag hybrid 6 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 29/04/2022 Kilnsea 9 doing a circuit 7 Greylag Goose Anser anser 26/04/2022 8 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 27/04/2022 Canal scrape 9 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 26/04/2022 10 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 07/05/2022 Off Bluebell 11 Garganey Spatula querquedula 19/05/2022 Kilnsea Wetlands 12 Shoveler Spatula clypeata 27/04/2022 Kilnsea wetlands 13 Gadwall Mareca strepera 27/04/2022 Kilnsea wetlands 14 Wigeon Mareca penelope 27/04/2022 Kilnsea wetlands 15 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 27/04/2022 Off crown 16 Teal Anas crecca 27/04/2022 Off crown 17 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 02/05/2022 Kilnea Wetlands 1 drake 18 Eider Somateria mollissima 16/06/2022 North past Beacon Ponds 19 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 15/05/2022 at sea 20 Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus 17/05/2022 Ringed in church field 21 Swift Apus apus 10/05/2022 Beacon ponds 22 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 27/04/2022 Sammies 23 Stock Dove Columba oenas 27/04/2022 Obs garden 24 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 26/04/2022 25 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 27/04/2022 Kilnsea church 26 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 29/04/2022 canal only heard 27 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 27/04/2022 28 Coot Fulica atra 26/04/2022 29 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 27/04/2022 Canal scrape 30 Stone-curlew Burhinus oedicnemus 24/05/2022 North field then Well Field 31 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 26/04/2022 Off the crown 32 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 26/04/2022 Off crown & anchor 33 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 27/04/2022 Kilnsea wetlands 34 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 13/07/2022 Humber 35 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 26/04/2022 Off crown & anchor 36 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 29/04/2022 Beacon Ponds 37 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 12/05/2022 Kilnsea wetlands 38 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 26/04/2022 Off crown & anchor 39 Curlew Numenius arquata 26/04/2022 Off the crown 40 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 01/05/2022 from the warren 16 came south & on went over to the humber. 2 also on beacon ponds 41 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 11/06/2022 Kilnsea wetlands Non breeding plumage 42 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 03/05/2022 beach off beacon ponds 43 Knot Calidris canutus 01/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 44 Ruff Calidris pugnax 21/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 45 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 13/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 46 Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii 11/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 47 Sanderling Calidris alba 10/05/2022 Beacon ponds 48 Dunlin Calidris alpina 26/04/2022 Off crown & anchor 49 Little Stint Calidris minuta 16/05/2022 South of breach 50 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 01/07/2022 Flushed off beacon ponds 51 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 04/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 52 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 26/04/2022 over obs garden 53 Redshank Tringa totanus 27/04/2022 Off the crown 54 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola ********** ********** 55 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 14/08/2022 Beacon Ponds 56 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 01/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 57 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 15/05/2022 at sea 58 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 26/04/2022 Long bank 59 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 21/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 60 Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus 29/06/2022 Kilnsea Wetlands 61 Common Gull Larus canus 03/05/2022 Kilnsea Wetlands 62 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 27/04/2022 Kilnsea wetlands 63 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 26/04/2022 64 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 15/05/2022 Flew south past the obs 65 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 03/05/2022 Kilnsea Wetlands 66 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 03/05/2022 north over sea from numpties 67 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 04/05/2022 Beacon Ponds at least 8 overhead 68 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 15/05/2022 at the breach 69 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 27/04/2022 Flew out north east 70 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 15/05/2022 Out of the Humber 71 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 05/08/2022 South past beacon ponds 72 Common Guillemot Uria aalge 03/05/2022 north past numpties 73 Razorbill Alca torda 03/05/2022 north over sea from numpties 74 Puffin Fratercula arctica 29/05/2022 Spurn 75 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 03/05/2022 on the sea 76 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 16/05/2022 spurn point 77 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 29/05/2022 Spurn 78 Gannet Morus bassanus 26/04/2022 79 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 27/04/2022 Down Humber 80 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 28/04/2022 Over Kilnsea Wetlands 81 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 27/04/2022 Sammies 82 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 26/04/2022 83 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 07/05/2022 Over the Humber 84 Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus 30/06/2022 Flew south over beacon ponds 85 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 29/04/2022 Church field 86 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 28/04/2022 Canal 87 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 02/07/2022 from Beacon Ponds 88 Red Kite Milvus milvus 09/05/2022 Went south from viewing platform obs garden 89 Buzzard Buteo buteo 08/05/2022 North up Humber shore 90 Barn Owl Tyto alba 29/04/2022 Canal 91 Long-eared Owl Asio otus ********** ********** 92 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 12/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 93 Hoopoe Upupa epops 06/06/2022 Wire Dump 94 Bee-eater Merops apiaster 23/05/2022 Kilnsea 1 flew south over obs garden 95 Wryneck Jynx torquilla 28/04/2022 Canal bushes 96 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 20/06/2022 Crown & Anchor 97 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 26/04/2022 98 Hobby Falco subbuteo 01/05/2022 Listening Dish 99 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 20/05/2022 Easington Gas Terminal 100 Brown Shrike Lanius cristatus 14/05/2022 Well Field 101 Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio 06/06/2022 Wire Dump 102 Jay Garrulus glandarius 05/05/2022 Church towards bluebell 2 103 Magpie Pica pica 26/04/2022 104 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 29/04/2022 From obs garden 105 Rook Corvus frugilegus 30/04/2022 From obs garden 106 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 26/04/2022 107 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 19/06/2022 Flew south over Kilnsea 108 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 27/04/2022 Obs garden 109 Great Tit Parus major 26/04/2022 110 Woodlark Lullula arborea 19/05/2022 Sammys Point 111 Skylark Alauda arvensis 26/04/2022 112 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 27/04/2022 Kilnsea wetlands 113 Swallow Hirundo rustica 26/04/2022 114 House Martin Delichon urbicum 05/05/2022 Beacon lane 115 Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica 13/05/2022 South passed warren Plus 2 feeding over north field/beacon lane 116 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix 06/05/2022 Pancho’s pond 117 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 27/04/2022 Beacon lane 118 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 26/04/2022 119 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 27/04/2022 Sammies 120 Blyth's Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum 15/06/2022 Rose Cottage 121 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 06/05/2022 Southfield Farm 122 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 28/04/2022 Kilnsea 123 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 27/04/2022 Sammies 124 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 06/05/2022 Kew 125 Lesser Whitethroat Curruca curruca 26/04/2022 Beacon lane 126 Western Subalpine Warbler Curruca iberiae 27/04/2022 Canal 127 Whitethroat Curruca communis 26/04/2022 128 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 26/04/2022 129 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 12/06/2022 Sandy Beaches 130 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 26/04/2022 131 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus 27/04/2022 Sammies 132 Blackbird Turdus merula 26/04/2022 133 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 27/04/2022 Sammies 134 Redwing Turdus iliacus 26/04/2022 Rose cottage 135 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 27/04/2022 136 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 12/05/2022 Opposite Bluebell Cottage 137 Robin Erithacus rubecula 26/04/2022 138 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 08/05/2022 Point 139 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 26/04/2022 Southfield Farm 140 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 02/05/2022 well field cracking adult male 141 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 02/05/2022 Southfield farm 3 males 142 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 16/05/2022 Clubleys Field possible European bird 143 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 03/05/2022 Beacon Ponds 144 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 26/04/2022 145 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 28/04/2022 Obs garden 146 Dunnock Prunella modularis 27/04/2022 Canal 147 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 26/04/2022 M.f. iberiae “Spanish wagtail” 16/05/22 Well Field 148 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 18/07/2022 Over beacon ponds 149 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 27/04/2022 Bluebell M.a.alba “white wagtail” M.a.personata “Masked Wagtail” 18/05/22 Kilnsea wetlands then Sammys Point 150 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 26/04/2022 151 Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis 02/05/2022 N. over obs garden cracking adult male 152 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 26/04/2022 153 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 30/04/2022 Canal Scrape 154 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 27/04/2022 Kilnsea 155 Linnet Linaria cannabina 26/04/2022 156 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 26/04/2022 157 Siskin Spinus spinus 26/04/2022 158 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 29/04/2022 Easington Straight 159 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 26/04/2022