Richard Powell: Britain Year List 2021 BOU, All records Record(s) 1 to 224 of 224 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Red Grouse Lagopus lagopus 08/03/2021 North Staffs Moors 2 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 08/01/2021 Tean 3 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 4 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 03/10/2021 Big Pool, Bryher, Scilly 5 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 6 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 7 Greylag Goose Anser anser 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 8 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 9 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 04/01/2021 Radford Meadows 10 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 11 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 12 Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca 18/03/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 13 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 14 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 03/01/2021 Brookleys Lake 15 Garganey Spatula querquedula 15/08/2021 Branston GPs 16 Shoveler Spatula clypeata 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 17 Gadwall Mareca strepera 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 18 Wigeon Mareca penelope 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 19 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 20 Pintail Anas acuta 04/01/2021 Doxey Marshes 21 Teal Anas crecca 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 22 Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 12/09/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 23 Pochard Aythya ferina 05/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 24 Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca 23/10/2021 Belvide Reservoir 25 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 26 Scaup Aythya marila 02/01/2021 Deep Hayes Country Park 27 King Eider Somateria spectabilis 15/09/2021 Wadbister Voe, Shetland 28 Eider Somateria mollissima 14/09/2021 Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire 29 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 19/04/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 30 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 17/05/2021 Belvide Reservoir 31 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 32 Goosander Mergus merganser 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 33 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 14/09/2021 Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire 34 Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus ********** ********** 35 Swift Apus apus 01/05/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 36 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 01/05/2021 Swallow Moss 37 Rock Dove Columba livia 15/09/2021 Lerwick, Shetland 38 Stock Dove Columba oenas 08/01/2021 Tean 39 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 01/01/2021 Tean 40 Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur 07/10/2021 Holy Vale, St. Mary’s, Scilly 41 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 01/01/2021 Hales Hall Pool 42 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 04/01/2021 Doxey Marshes 43 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 01/01/2021 Hales Hall Pool 44 Coot Fulica atra 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 45 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 01/01/2021 Hales Hall Pool 46 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 30/03/2021 Carsington Water, Derbyshire 47 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 48 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis ********** ********** 49 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 12/02/2021 Blake Hall Fishery 50 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 17/03/2021 Branston GPs 51 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 52 White-tailed Plover Vanellus leucurus 28/08/2021 Blacktoft Sands, East Yorkshire 53 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 54 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 01/10/2021 Hayle Estuary, Cornwall 55 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 16/03/2021 Branston GPs 56 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 26/03/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 57 Dotterel Charadrius morinellus 04/10/2021 Castle Down, Tresco, Scilly 58 Eurasian Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 22/04/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 59 Curlew Numenius arquata 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 60 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 18/04/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 61 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 16/03/2021 Branston GPs 62 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 04/05/2021 Tittesworth Reservoir 63 Knot Calidris canutus 23/04/2021 Branston GPs 64 Ruff Calidris pugnax 23/04/2021 Branston GPs 65 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 11/09/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 66 Sanderling Calidris alba 10/05/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 67 Dunlin Calidris alpina 18/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 68 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 14/09/2021 Aberdeen Esplanade 69 Little Stint Calidris minuta 04/09/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 70 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 04/10/2021 Abbey Pool, Tresco, Scilly 71 Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla 17/10/2021 Hayle Estuary, Cornwall 72 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 05/06/2021 Cannock Chase 73 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 09/10/2021 Lower Moors, St. Mary’s, Scilly 74 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 75 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 26/02/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 76 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 26/02/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 77 Redshank Tringa totanus 16/03/2021 Branston GPs 78 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 26/04/2021 Branston GPs 79 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 28/08/2021 Blacktoft Sands, East Yorkshire 80 Greenshank Tringa nebularia 05/05/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 81 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 11/03/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 82 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 83 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 23/04/2021 Branston GPs 84 Mediterranean Gull Ichthyaetus melanocephalus 01/10/2021 Hayle Estuary, Cornwall 85 Common Gull Larus canus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 86 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 87 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 04/02/2021 Cheadle 88 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 18/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 89 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 90 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 09/05/2021 Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Northumberland 91 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 18/04/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 92 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 21/04/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 93 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 27/04/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 94 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 02/04/2021 Willington GPs, Derbyshire 95 Common Guillemot Uria aalge 10/07/2021 Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire 96 Razorbill Alca torda 10/07/2021 Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire 97 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 15/09/2021 Wadbister Voe, Shetland 98 Puffin Fratercula arctica 10/07/2021 Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire 99 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 14/09/2021 Blackdog, Aberdeenshire 100 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 30/03/2021 Carsington Water, Derbyshire 101 Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris 30/07/2021 Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire 102 Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus 02/10/2021 Scillonian Crossing 103 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 10/07/2021 Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire 104 Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea 02/10/2021 Scillonian Crossing 105 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 01/10/2021 Pendeen, Cornwall 106 Gannet Morus bassanus 10/07/2021 Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire 107 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 108 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 10/07/2021 Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire 109 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus 02/10/2021 Porth Hellick, St. Mary’s, Scilly 110 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia 12/07/2021 Branston GPs 111 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 15/10/2021 Garrison, St. Mary’s, Scilly 112 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 113 Great White Egret Ardea alba 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 114 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 115 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 30/03/2021 Carsington Water, Derbyshire 116 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 04/01/2021 Doxey Marshes 117 Goshawk Accipiter gentilis ********** ********** 118 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 02/04/2021 Willington GPs, Derbyshire 119 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus ********** ********** 120 Red Kite Milvus milvus ********** ********** 121 Buzzard Buteo buteo 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 122 Barn Owl Tyto alba 04/06/2021 Fole 123 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 08/01/2021 Tean 124 Little Owl Athene noctua 10/04/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 125 Long-eared Owl Asio otus ********** ********** 126 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus ********** ********** 127 Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 01/01/2021 Hales Hall Pool 128 Wryneck Jynx torquilla 14/10/2021 Stinking Porth, Bryher, Scilly 129 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 02/01/2021 Consall Woods 130 Green Woodpecker Picus viridis 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 131 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 132 Merlin Falco columbarius 15/09/2021 Leebotten, Shetland 133 Hobby Falco subbuteo 05/05/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 134 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 135 Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio 05/10/2021 St. Mary’s airport, Scilly 136 Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator 02/10/2021 Helvear, St. Mary’s, Scilly 137 Jay Garrulus glandarius 21/01/2021 Tean 138 Magpie Pica pica 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 139 Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax 01/10/2021 Pendeen, Cornwall 140 Jackdaw Coloeus monedula 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 141 Rook Corvus frugilegus 01/01/2021 Beamhurst 142 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 143 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 14/09/2021 Ythan Estuary, Aberdeenshire 144 Raven Corvus corax 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 145 Coal Tit Periparus ater 01/01/2021 Tean 146 Marsh Tit Poecile palustris 02/01/2021 Consall Woods 147 Willow Tit Poecile montanus 02/01/2021 Deep Hayes Country Park 148 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 01/01/2021 Tean 149 Great Tit Parus major 01/01/2021 Tean 150 Bearded Tit Panurus biarmicus 28/08/2021 Blacktoft Sands, East Yorkshire 151 Woodlark Lullula arborea ********** ********** 152 Skylark Alauda arvensis 22/02/2021 Cheadle, Trimpos 153 Shore Lark Eremophila alpestris 28/11/2021 Blithfield Reservoir 154 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 22/03/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 155 Swallow Hirundo rustica 28/03/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 156 House Martin Delichon urbicum 03/04/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 157 Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica 15/10/2021 Porth Hellick, St. Mary’s, Scilly 158 Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 159 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 160 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix 26/04/2021 Hawksmoor 161 Dusky Warbler Phylloscopus fuscatus 16/10/2021 Newford Duck Pond, St. Mary’s, Scilly 162 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 31/03/2021 Croxden Quarry 163 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 08/03/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 164 Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides 18/09/2021 Sumburgh Hotel, Shetland 165 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 23/04/2021 Branston GPs 166 Blyth's Reed Warbler Acrocephalus dumetorum 19/06/2021 Middleton Lakes 167 Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus 22/04/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 168 Grasshopper Warbler Locustella naevia 18/04/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 169 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 30/03/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 170 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 01/05/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 171 Lesser Whitethroat Curruca curruca 11/05/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 172 Whitethroat Curruca communis 18/04/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 173 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 03/01/2021 Brookleys Lake 174 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 175 Nuthatch Sitta europaea 01/01/2021 Tean 176 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 21/01/2021 Tean 177 Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos 09/05/2021 Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Northumberland 178 Rose-coloured Starling Pastor roseus 20/09/2021 Aith, Shetland 179 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 180 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus ********** ********** 181 Blackbird Turdus merula 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 182 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 183 Redwing Turdus iliacus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 184 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 185 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 186 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 11/05/2021 Hawksmoor 187 Robin Erithacus rubecula 01/01/2021 Tean 188 Bluethroat Luscinia svecica 14/10/2021 Gweal Hill, Bryher, Scilly 189 Red-flanked Bluetail Tarsiger cyanurus 07/11/2021 Flamborough Head, East Yorkshire 190 Taiga Flycatcher Ficedula albicilla 07/11/2021 Flamborough Head, East Yorkshire 191 Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva 18/09/2021 Quendale, Shetland 192 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 21/04/2021 Consall Woods 193 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 03/04/2021 Berry Hill Fields 194 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 21/04/2021 Consall Woods 195 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 22/04/2021 Berry Hill Fields 196 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 197 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 01/04/2021 North Staffs Moors 198 Dipper Cinclus cinclus 12/01/2021 Tean 199 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 01/01/2021 Tean 200 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 17/03/2021 Whitemoor Haye 201 Dunnock Prunella modularis 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 202 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 03/04/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 203 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 05/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 204 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 205 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 206 Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis 05/05/2021 Cannock Chase 207 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 15/09/2021 Hoswick, Shetland 208 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 209 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 03/02/2021 Freehay 210 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 01/01/2021 Tean 211 Common Rosefinch Carpodacus erythrinus 15/09/2021 Hoswick, Shetland 212 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 01/01/2021 Hales Hall Pool 213 Twite Linaria flavirostris 16/09/2021 Quendale, Shetland 214 Linnet Linaria cannabina 18/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 215 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 03/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 216 Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 14/03/2021 Brookleys Lake 217 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry 218 Serin Serinus serinus 12/10/2021 Parting Carn, St. Mary’s, Scilly 219 Siskin Spinus spinus 03/01/2021 Brookleys Lake 220 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 05/10/2021 Peninnis, St. Mary’s, Scilly 221 Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra 19/06/2021 Elford 222 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 01/03/2021 Bradley-in-the-Moors 223 Rustic Bunting Emberiza rustica 12/10/2021 Longstone, St. Mary’s, Scilly 224 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 01/01/2021 Uttoxeter Quarry