Folkestone & Hythe Birds

and other natural history

2017 bird year list so far = 195 species

Same time last year = 194 species

December


195. Caspian Gull - 2nd


November


194. Lapland Bunting - 17th

193. Great Northern Diver - 14th

192. Water Pipit - 5th

191. Tree Sparrow - 5th

190. Long-tailed Duck - 4th

189. Red-necked Grebe - 4th


October


188. Sooty Shearwater - 31st

187. Hawfinch - 27th

186. Rough-legged Buzzard - 25th

185. Dartford Warbler - 23rd

184. Short-toed Treecreeper - 15th 

183. Great White Egret - 13th

182. Lesser Redpoll - 6th


September


181. Wryneck - 29th 

180. Yellow-browed Warbler - 22nd

179. Wood Warbler - 18th

178. Greenish Warbler - 17th

177. Grasshopper Warbler - 4th


August


176. Pied Flycatcher - 30th


June


175. Turtle Dove - 16th


May


174. Common Crane - 28th

173. Honey Buzzard - 17th

172. Bee-eater - 14th

171. Spotted Flycatcher - 12th

170. Black Tern - 7th

169. Little Tern - 7th

168. Garden Warbler - 5th

167. Yellow-legged Gull - 1st


April


166. Black Kite - 30th

165. Pomarine Skua - 30th

164. Hoopoe - 29th

163. Arctic Skua - 29th

162. Arctic Tern - 29th

161. Cuckoo - 29th

160. Hobby - 26th

159. Whinchat - 25th

158. Tree Pipit - 25th

157. Spoonbill - 23rd

156. Swift - 22nd

155. Corn Bunting - 20th

154. Common Redstart - 18th

153. Nightingale - 18th

152. Whimbrel - 16th

151. Common Sandpiper - 11th

150. Ring Ouzel - 10th

149. Lesser Whitethroat - 10th

148. Common Whitethroat - 8th

147. Common Tern - 8th

146. Yellow Wagtail - 4th

145. Reed Warbler - 3rd

144. Sedge Warbler - 1st


March


143. Swallow - 30th

142. Willow Warbler - 30th

141. Sand Martin - 29th

140. Eider - 28th

139. House Martin - 26th

138. Greenshank - 25th

137. Knot - 24th

136. Black-tailed Godwit - 24th

135. Bar-tailed Godwit - 23rd

134. Dunlin - 23rd

133. Black-throated Diver - 22nd

132. Little Gull - 22nd

131. Wheatear - 18th

130. Goshawk - 14th

129. Short-eared Owl - 13th

128. Velvet Scoter - 12th

127. Brambling - 12th

126. Red-legged Partridge - 11th

125. Wood Lark - 4th

124. Pintail - 3rd

123. Red Kite - 2nd


February


122. Egyptian Goose - 21st

121. Avocet - 18th

120. Sandwich Tern - 18th

119. Red-breasted Merganser - 10th

118. Twite - 6th

117. Canada Goose - 5th 

116. Ring-necked Parakeet - 5th

115. Black Redstart - 3rd


January


114. Siskin - 31st

113. Hen Harrier - 29th

112. Fulmar - 27th

111. Greylag Goose - 23rd

110. Merlin - 22nd

109. Curlew - 21st

108. Nuthatch - 20th

107. Marsh Tit - 16th

106. Grey Plover - 15th

105. Tufted Duck - 14th

104. Raven - 13th

103. Scaup - 10th

101. Peregrine - 8th

101. Jack Snipe - 8th

100. Waxwing - 8th

99. Mandarin Duck - 7th

98. Woodcock - 7th

97. Firecrest - 7th

96. Treecreeper - 7th

95. Buzzard - 6th

94. Iceland Gull - 6th

93. Lesser Black-backed Gull - 6th

92. Shelduck - 5th

91. Wigeon - 5th

90. Water Rail - 5th

89. Green Sandpiper - 5th

88. Ringed Plover - 5th

87. Bearded Tit - 5th

86. Chiffchaff - 5th

85. Mistle Thrush - 5th 

84. Brent Goose - 4th

83. Kittiwake - 4th

82. Razorbill - 4th

81. Shoveler - 3rd

80. Gadwall - 3rd

79. Guillemot - 3rd

78. Little Owl - 3rd

77. Rock Pipit - 3rd

76. Greenfinch - 3rd

75. Shag - 2nd

74. Marsh Harrier - 2nd

73. Sparrowhawk - 2nd

72. Kestrel - 2nd

71. Sanderling - 2nd

70. Barn Owl - 2nd

69. Great Spotted Woodpecker - 2nd

68. Jay - 2nd

67. Goldcrest - 2nd

66. Coal Tit - 2nd

65. Cetti's Warbler - 2nd

64. Grey Wagtail - 2nd

63. Bullfinch - 2nd 


1st January (62 species)


Mute Swan

Teal

Mallard

Common Scoter

Goosander

Grey Partridge

Pheasant

Red-throated Diver

Gannet

Cormorant

Little Egret

Grey Heron

Little Grebe

Great Crested Grebe

Moorhen

Coot

Oystercatcher

Golden Plover

Lapwing

Purple Sandpiper

Common Snipe

Redshank

Turnstone

Great Skua

Black-headed Gull

Mediterranean Gull

Common Gull

Herring Gull

Great Black-backed Gull

Feral Pigeon/Rock Dove

Stock Dove

Wood Pigeon

Collared Dove

Tawny Owl

Common Kingfisher

Green Woodpecker

Magpie

Jackdaw

Rook

Carrion Crow

Blue Tit

Great Tit

Sky Lark

Long-tailed Tit

Blackcap

Wren

Starling

Blackbird

Fieldfare

Song Thrush

Redwing

Robin

Stonechat

Dunnock

House Sparrow

Pied Wagtail

Meadow Pipit

Chaffinch

Goldfinch

Linnet

Yellowhammer

Reed Bunting

Chaffinch

Goldfinch

Siskin

Linnet

Yellowhammer

Reed Bunting


2016 final total = 195

2015 final total = 199 

2014 final total = 192 

2013 final total = 198

2012 final total = 204

2011 final total = 195