Folkestone & Hythe Birds

and other natural history

2017 bird year list so far = 161 species

Same time last year = 154 species

April


161. Cuckoo - 16th

160. Long-tailed Duck - 15th

159. Garden Warbler - 14th

158. Whitethroat - 14th

157. Willow Warbler - 14th

156. Black-necked Grebe - 13th

155. Lesser Whitethroat - 13th

154. Whimbrel - 12th

153. Common Sandpiper - 12th

152. House Martin - 12th

151. Reed Warbler - 11th

150. Long-eared Owl - 10th

149. Great Northern Diver - 9th

148. Ring Ouzel - 8th

147. Tree Pipit - 7th

146. Swallow - 6th

145. Sedge Warbler - 6th


March


144. Arctic Skua - 30th

143. Common Tern - 30th

142. Slavonian Grebe - 27th

141. Brambling - 27th

140. Hen Harrier - 25th

139. Black-tailed Godwit - 24th

138. Wheatear - 24th

137. Corn Bunting - 24th

136. Red-legged Partridge - 23rd

135. Baillon's Crake - 21st

134. Yellow Wagtail - 21st

133. Goosander - 18th

132. Barnacle Goose - 17th

131. Sand Martin  17th

130. Egyptian Goose - 15th

129. Avocet - 14th

128. Hawfinch - 12th

127. Grey Partridge - 7th

126. Black-throated Diver - 6th

125. Great White Egret - 5th

124. Goshawk - 5th

123. Ruff - 5th

122. Bar-tailed Godwit - 1st


February


121. Pochard - 28th

120. Tawny Owl - 18th

119. Merlin - 10th

118. Golden Plover - 10th

117. Barn Owl - 10th

116. Eider - 5th


January


115. Greylag Goose - 26th

114. Bearded Tit - 26th

113. Little Gull - 25th

112. Glaucous Gull - 23rd

111. Little Owl - 20th

110. Shoveler - 17th

109. Short-eared Owl - 15th

108. White-tailed Eagle - 14th

107. Sandwich Tern - 13th

106. Red Kite - 11th

105. Cetti's Warbler - 10th

104. Pintail - 9th

103. Wigeon - 8th

102. Gadwall - 8th

101. Dunlin - 8th

100. Chiffchaff - 8th

99. Red-breasted Merganser - 7th 

98. Ringed Plover - 7th

97. Shag - 6th

96. Fieldfare - 6th

95. Firecrest - 6th

94. Sanderling - 5th

93. Greenfinch - 5th

92. Lesser Black-backed Gull - 4th

91. Blackcap - 4th

90. Woodcock - 3rd

89. Coal Tit - 3rd

88. Marsh Tit - 3rd

87. Nuthatch - 3rd

86. Treecreeper - 3rd

85. Siskin - 3rd

84. Lesser Redpoll - 3rd

83. Bullfinch - 3rd

82. Canada Goose - 2nd

81. Shelduck - 2nd

80. Tufted Duck - 2nd

79. Peregrine - 2nd

78. Jack Snipe - 2nd

77. Snipe - 2nd
76. Redshank - 2nd
75. Stock Dove - 2nd
74. Green Woodpecker - 2nd 
73. Great Spotted Woonpecker - 2nd
72. Raven - 2nd 
71. Sky Lark - 2nd
70. Grey Wagtail - 2nd
69. Yellowhammer - 2nd

1st January (68 species)


Mute Swan

Brent Goose

Mandarin

Teal

Mallard

Common Scoter

Pheasant

Red-throated Diver

Fulmar

Gannet

Cormorant

Little Egret

Grey Heron

Little Grebe

Great Crested Grebe

Marsh Harrier

Sparrowhawk

Common Buzzard

Common Kestrel

Water Rail

Moorhen

Coot

Oystercatcher

Lapwing

Purple Sandpiper

Curlew

Green Sandpiper

Turnstone

Great Skua

Kittiwake

Black-headed Gull

Mediterranean Gull

Common Gull

Herring Gull

Great Black-backed Gull

Guillemot

Razorbill

Feral Pigeon

Wood Pigeon

Collared Dove

Common Kingfisher

Magpie

Jay

Jackdaw

Rook

Carrion Crow

Goldcrest

Blue Tit

Great Tit

Long-tailed Tit

Wren

Starling

Blackbird

Song Thrush

Redwing

Mistle Thrush

Robin

Stonechat

Black Redstart

Dunnock

House Sparrow

Pied Wagtail

Meadow Pipit

Rock Pipit

Chaffinch

Goldfinch

Linnet

Reed Bunting


2017 final total = 195

2016 final total = 195

2015 final total = 199 

2014 final total = 192 

2013 final total = 198

2012 final total = 204

2011 final total = 195