BLAGDON LAKE BIRDS

Bird Year List 2019


Dates species were added to the site year list:

1st January - 58 spp. Mute Swan, Canada Goose, Wigeon, Teal, Mallard, Pintail, Pochard, Tufted Duck, Goldeneye, Goosander, Pheasant, Little Grebe, Great Crested Grebe, Cormorant, Grey Heron, Great White Egret, Buzzard, Moorhen, Coot, Lapwing, Common Sandpiper, Snipe, Black-headed Gull, Common Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Great Black-backed Gull, Collared Dove, Woodpigeon, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Goldcrest, Wren, Nuthatch, Treecreeper, Robin, Blackbird, Fieldfare, Redwing, Song Thrush, Mistle Thrush, Long-tailed Tit, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Coal Tit, Magpie, Jay, Jackdaw, Rook, Carrion Crow, Raven, Starling, Dunnock, Meadow Pipit, Grey Wagtail, Chaffinch, Bullfinch, Goldfinch, Siskin.

3rd January - 60 spp. Water Rail, Gadwall.

5th January - 64 spp. Egyptian Goose, Shoveler, Green Woodpecker, House Sparrow (all per Mark Hynam).

8th January - 66 spp. Peregrine & Barnacle Goose.

9th January - 67 spp. Chiffchaff.

12th January - 68 spp. Sparrowhawk.

16th January - 69 spp. Little Egret.

19th January - 70 spp. Barn Owl (per Mike Johnson & Jacky).

26th January - 71 spp. Stock Dove.

27th January - 72 spp. Pied Wagtail (per Mark Hynam).

10th February - 74 spp. Feral Pigeon and Redshank.

13th February - 75 spp. Greenfinch.

16th February - 78 spp. Scaup, Reed Bunting & Skylark.

Date species first noted singing:

1st January - Robin (winter song), Wren, Great Spotted Woodpecker (drumming), Blackbird, Song Thrush, Great Tit, Coal Tit.

21st January - Dunnock.

4th February - Chaffinch.

13th February - Greenfinch.

16th February - Reed Bunting.


Updated 16 February, 2019