Folkestone & Hythe Birds

and other natural history

2017 bird year list so far = 173 species

Same time last year = 176 species

May


173. Common Crane - 28th

172. Honey Buzzard - 17th

171. Bee-eater - 14th

170. Spotted Flycatcher - 12th

169. Black Tern - 7th

168. Little Tern - 7th

167. Garden Warbler - 5th

166. Yellow-legged Gull - 1st


April


165. Black Kite - 30th

164. Pomarine Skua - 30th

163. Hoopoe - 29th

162. Arctic Skua - 29th

161. Arctic Tern - 29th

160. Cuckoo - 29th

159. Hobby - 26th

158. Whinchat - 25th

157. Tree Pipit - 25th

156. Spoonbill - 23rd

155. Swift - 22nd

154. Corn Bunting - 20th

153. Common Redstart - 18th

152. Nightingale - 18th

151. Whimbrel - 16th

150. Common Sandpiper - 11th

149. Ring Ouzel - 10th

148. Lesser Whitethroat - 10th

147. Common Whitethroat - 8th

146. Common Tern - 8th

145. Yellow Wagtail - 4th

144. Reed Warbler - 3rd

143. Sedge Warbler - 1st


March


142. Swallow - 30th

141. Willow Warbler - 30th

140. Sand Martin - 29th

139. Eider - 28th

138. House Martin - 26th

137. Greenshank - 25th

136. Knot - 24th

135. Black-tailed Godwit - 24th

134. Bar-tailed Godwit - 23rd

133. Dunlin - 23rd

132. Black-throated Diver - 22nd

131. Little Gull - 22nd

130. Wheatear - 18th

129. Goshawk - 14th

128. Short-eared Owl - 13th

127. Velvet Scoter - 12th

126. Brambling - 12th

125. Red-legged Partridge - 11th

124. Wood Lark - 4th

123. Pintail - 3rd

122. Red Kite - 2nd


February


121. Egyptian Goose - 21st

120. Avocet - 18th

119. Sandwich Tern - 18th

118. Red-breasted Merganser - 10th

117. Twite - 6th

116. Canada Goose - 5th 

115. Ring-necked Parakeet - 5th

114. Black Redstart - 3rd


January


113. Siskin - 31st

112. Hen Harrier - 29th

111. Fulmar - 27th

110. Greylag Goose - 23rd

109. Merlin - 22nd

108. Curlew - 21st

107. Nuthatch - 20th

106. Marsh Tit - 16th

105. Grey Plover - 15th

104. Tufted Duck - 14th

103. Raven - 13th

102. Scaup - 10th

101. Peregrine - 8th

100. Jack Snipe - 8th

99. Waxwing - 8th

98. Mandarin Duck - 7th

97. Woodcock - 7th

96. Firecrest - 7th

95. Treecreeper - 7th

94. Buzzard - 6th

93. Iceland Gull - 6th

92. Lesser Black-backed Gull - 6th

91. Shelduck - 5th

90. Wigeon - 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

782. 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

Canada Goose

Brent Goose

Shelduck

Teal

Mallard

Common Scoter

Pheasant

Red-throated Diver

Fulmar

Gannet

Cormorant

Little Egret

Grey Heron

Little Grebe

Great Crested Grebe

Sparrowhawk

Buzzard

Kestrel

Merlin

Moorhen

Coot

Sanderling

Purple Sandpiper

Jack Snipe

Snipe

Curlew

Redshank

Turnstone

Kittiwake

Black-headed Gull

Mediterranean Gull

Common Gull

Herring Gull

Great Black-backed Gull

Guillemot

Feral Pigeon

Stock Dove

Wood Pigeon

Collared Dove

Barn Owl

Green Woodpecker

Magpie

Jackdaw

Rook

Carrion Crow

Goldcrest

Blue Tit

Great Tit

Sky Lark

Cetti's Warbler

Long-tailed Tit

Chiffchaff

Treecreeper

Wren

Starling

Blackbird

Fieldfare

Song Thrush

Redwing

Robin

Stonechat

Dunnock

House Sparrow

Tree Sparrow

Grey Wagtail

Pied Wagtail

Meadow Pipit

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