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||261 All BOU
||Recent additions Arctic Redpoll, King Eider, Little Auk, Puffin, Raddes Warbler, Dusky Warbler, Yellow-browed Warbler, Pallas Warbler, Western Bonelli's Warbler, Red-throated Pipit, Great Grey Shrike, Lesser Yellowlegs 16/7, Greenish Warbler 15/8, Purple Heron 12/8, Broad-billed Sandpiper 13/8. At Last! Glossy Ibis in Norfolk, Greater Sandplover 4/7, Roseate Tern Honey Buzzard 30/5, Kentish Plover 29/5 Common Rosefinch, Red Kite added 24/5. Highlights:- Pine Bunting & Alpine Accentor, Glossy Ibis. All Norfolk ticks
||256 BOU 262 UK 400
||Congratulations to Robin in what was a convincing victory in the end. However I was pleased to finish well up on the rest of the Suffolk boys with a very convincing 14 point gap and my very limited holiday days in the county this year. So happy new year to all, and happy birding for 2005. 2004 Highlights: Citrine Wagtail, Glossy Ibis, Blue-winged Teal, Cory's, Bairds Sandpiper, (County ticks) also, finding Suffolks first Lesser Scaup. Other highlights for 2004: Fudge Duck, LEO's, B N (Sum Plum), R N + Slav Grebes, Ring Billed, Glaucous + Iceland Gulls, Red Kite, Golden Pheasants, Twite (After many hours and more walked miles than they were worth!!), Great Grey Shrike, (Norhern Long-tailed Tits), 4 Puffins, Green-winged Teal, Raven, Alpine Swift, Spoonbills, Common Crane, Quail - (Best views ever!), Hoopoe, Ring Ouzels, 2 Stunning Red Backed Shrikes, Temminks Stints, Superb Golden Orioles, Purple Heron - (3 trips and 12hours !), Honey Buzzard, Superb Icky, Monty's, Red Footed Falcon, Savi's, Marsh Warbler, Manxies, Roseate Tern, excellent Adult White-rumped Sandpiper (2) + scorching Common Rosefinch. LT Skua, Sooties, Osprey, 2 Wrynecks, best on the 11th at LBO, Cory's Shearwater (2), Leach's, Stormies (2) Adult Sabs, Yellow-browed, superb Palas's, Serin, Dusky up to 3rd November. Scilly's. the Courser and Western Sand may have cost me the county record this year, but any new birds have to be grabbed at !! Plus of course, Masked Shrike 31/10
||14/12 King Eider, Arctic Redpoll, Iceland GUll, Lesser Yellowlegs, Red-throated Pipit , Pallas's Warbler 3/10 Bairds Sand, Pec Sand, Greater Sand Plover, Glossy Ibis, Nightjar,Red-backed Shrike,Stone Curlew WWB Tern, r.f falcon, Spoonbill, Hoopoe, Gropper, Alpine Swift, Alpine Accentor, Ring Ouzel, Pine Bunting, American Wigeon, Rough-legged Buzzard
||Midlands List 296 current to Sora which I walked onto and helped with ID
||Latest- Dusky Warbler 2/12, Little Auk 14/11, Pec Sand 15/10, Pallas` Warbler, Red-b Fly 10/10, Yellow-browed Warbler, Bluethroat, Lapland Bunting 1/10, Long-tailed Skua 23/9, Pallid Swift 21/9, Bairds Sand 19/9, Pom Skua 9/9, Wryneck 3/9, Cory's Shearwater 23/8, Sooty Shearwater 22/8, Storm Petrel 21/8, Ruddy Shelduck 20/8, Common Rosefinch, Mandarin 14/8, Little Stint 10/8, Black Tern 9/8, Pied Fly 3/8, Black-n-Grebe 1/8, White-rumped Sand 15/7, Blue-winged Teal, Peregrine 13/7, Spotted Fly 12/7. Highlights:Citrine Wag, Alpine Swift, Glossy Ibis, Red-footed Falcon, Savi`s Warbler, Purple Heron.
||November highlights:- 2nd - Little Auk. October highlights:- 29th - Serin, 27th - Raddes Warbler (heard but not seen), 18th-21st - Richard's Pipit, Pallas's Warbler, Dusky Warbler & Pallid Swift. County Highlights:- Lesser Scaup 16/03, Citrine Wagtail 09/05, Glossy Ibis 03/07, Blue-winged teal 13/07 & Baird's Sandpiper 19/09. All Suffolk ticks. National Ticks:- Cream-coloured Courser 08/10, Ovenbird 28/10 (c20mins before it was caught & taken into care!!!) & Masked Shrike 31/10
||All BOU: Latest: 21/11 Bittern 22/10 Dusky Warbler 15/10 Long Billed Dowitcher, Grey Phal 12/10 Jack Snipe 11/10 Mealy Redpoll 10/10 WHITE'S THRUSH!!! Incredible bird OLIVE-BACKED PIPIT, Pallas's Wblr and RB Fly, 9/10 Leachs Petrel, Little Auk and Pom 2/10 Little Stint and Curlew Sand, 29/9 Bairds Sand24/9 STORM PETREL (A Hull Valley rare), 1+ Sabine's and a Sooty off Atwick, 8/9 Red Necked Grebe, 15/8 Barred Warblers 13/8 Spotted Crake 10/8 Black Tern, 12/7 Pec Sand 9/7 CATTLE EGRET and Arctic Skua. Other stuff Nightjars, Spoonbill, Common Rosefinch, Bluethroat, 2 WHITE WINGED BLACK TERNS, Manxies, Spot Fly, LEO, Temmincks Highlights: BUFFLEHEAD, 2 WHITE STORK, 2 RED RUMPED SWALLOW, Stone Curlew, Wryneck, RB and GG Shrikes, Hawfinch, Raven amongst others.
||Darren AP Ward
||235 BOU - UK 400 237
||2004 - White's Thrush (Life) & Alpine Swift & Bufflehead (County ticks) - plus 5 Pallass Warbler (including Spring record @ Flam), 4 RR Swallow, 4 Temmincks Stints 3 WWBlk Tern, 2 Spotted Crakes, 2 RBFlys, 2 White Storks and all regular Yorkshire stuff
||118 on 2nd Jan 2005. Missed 21 species in County! Trying for as fast a 200 as poss in '05. 26/12 UN-BLOCKED-Great Grey Shrike. 5/12 Siberian Chiffchaff 13/11 BTD & LAuk 24/10 1st winter Richards Pipit. Red Breasted Fly. 21/10 Barred & Pallas 11/10 LTSkua 10/10Pom 1/10YBWarb 25/9HenHarrier 24/9GNDiver 5/9 RNGrebe 23/8Mandarin 20/8 Sooty Shearwater 12/8 #WRYNECK. 10/8 BOOTED & Icterine. 5/8 Yellow Legged Gull, 2/8 3unringedRuddy Shelduck. 29/7 Little Stint. 26/7 x20 StormPetrels. (also YLGull) 25/7 Ad&Juv BLKTRN. 21/7 Hobby 16/6 Roseate Tern & 2 Bonxies. 14/6 RED KiTE (untagged). 11/6 Quail & Turtle Dove. Barn, Little & Long Eared Owls all seen bringing food to the nest this weeek. 1/6 found Spoonbill, 31/5 Nightjar 9/5 Male Red Back Shrike 2/5MarshHarrier 22/4 TEMMiNCKSTiNT Beauty WOOD SANDPiPER 11/4 RCPoch 7/4 2BNGrebe & WaterPipit (sum.plumage) 3/4 Swallow 1/4 YellowWag, Garganey 30/3 Ring Ouzel 21/3 Wheatear 10/3 HAWFiNCH, LSW ,5 Owls also 177North'd, 183N'folk
||Latest 7th Dec Cetti's Warbler, 26th Nov Green-winged Teal, 14th Nov Red Kite, 5th Nov Hooded Crow, 2nd Nov Little Auk, Barnacle Goose, 26th October Crane, 13th Oct Barred Warbler, Black Redstart, 10th Oct Wryneck, 3rd Oct WWBTern, 1st Oct Velvet Scoter, 24th Sept Guillemot, 18th Sept R-b Shrike, 17th Sept Pom Skua, Puffin. 15th Sept Red-necked Phal, 14th Sept Black Tern, 9th Sept Pec Sand and Sabine's Gull, 8th Little Stint and Goshawk 2nd.
||Latest 26th Nov G-w Teal. 16th Nov. B-t Diver & L Auk. Red Kite, Hooded Crow, C Crane, Pallas's & Barred Warblers. Wryneck, Wh-w B Tern, Velvet Scoter, Sooty Shearwater, Pom Skua, Puffin, Red-necked Phal, Pec Sand, Sabs Gull, Redstart, Whinchat, Curlew Sand, L Stint, Spotted Red, Pied Fly, Wood Sand, Great, Arctic & L-t Skuas, Manx Shearwater & L-b Dowitcher. Highlights American Robin (Lincs tick), Sardinian Warbler, Raven, Y-b Warbler, Lesser Scaup, 2 R-r Swallows & L-b Dowitcher. (226 BOU)
||Highlights = SONG SPARROW ( BRITISH TICK ) LESSER SCAUP , PENDELINE TIT , ROCK THRUSH , WHITE-WINGED BLACK TERN , CASPIAN TERN = ( DEVON TICKS ) Other Highlights = Dusky Warbler , Yellow Browed Warbler , Surf Scoter , 2 Great White Egret , Hoopoe , 3 Red-rumped Swallow , Great Reed Warbler , Broad Billed Sandpiper , Chough , Long-Tailed Skua . Latest = White Fronted Goose 13/12/04
||Latest, Waxwing, yellow-browed, barred and Pallass's warblers, Squacco Heron, Balearic Shearwater, Pomarine Skua, Spotted Redshank. Highlights: Wryneck, Icterine Warbler White Winged Black tern, Green-Winged Teal, Long-billed Dowitcher, Great-Grey Shrike, Hoopoe, Red-Backed Shrike, Long-tailed Skua
||County ticks in 2004: Lesser Scaup, Penduline Tit, Great Reed Warbler, White-winged Black Tern, Caspian Tern and Tree Sparrow. Also in 2004: Dusky and Yellow-browed Warblers, Broad-billed Sandpiper, Surf Scoter, Spotted Crake, Rose-coloured Starling and Bonaparte's Gull.
||Latest. Pink-footed Goose. Mealy Redpoll. Twite. Snow Bunting. Kittiwake. Lesser Scaup (county tick) White-fronted Geese. Bean Geese (Tundra) Velvet Scoter. Black-throated diver. Tawny Owl. Arctic warbler(1st. for essex). Black Stork (lifer) American Golden Plover (1st. for Essex) Glossy Ibis. Squacco Heron, 1st. for Essex.
||Penduline Tit, Dusky Warb, Yellow B Warb, Glossy Ibis Great Reed Warbler, Rock Thrush, Latest 30/12/04Whooper Swan, Bean Goose
||Latest: Waxwing Parkstone on 30th December.
||Penduline tit, Dusky Warbler, Lesser Scaup, Red Kite, Yellow-browed warbler, Glossy Ibis, Surf scoter, Great white egret, Red-rumped swallow, Rock thrush, Bonaparte's gull, 2 Great grey shrikes, 2 Hoopoes, White-winged black tern, Broad-billed sandpiper, Chough, Spotted crake, R. C. Starling, Sabine's gull, Pallas's warbler, Long-tailed skua. Latest 30/12, Whooper swan, Tundra Bean Goose
||BOU + YL Gull. (216 UK400) Latest: Dusky Warbler 2/12. Highlights: Pallas's Warbler, Cracking Minsmere double act of Bairds and White-rumped Sands!! also Glossy Ibis, RF Falcon, Montagu's Harrier, GW Teal, Red Kite all Suffolk ticks. Plus best of rest: Icky, Golden Orioles, Alpine Swift and Ferruginous Duck. http://www.freewebs.com/jameswright/
||20/12. 216 in old county - BOU plus Y-l Gull. Latest: Geese (Brent, Whitefront, Bean, Pinkfoot, and Barnacle), Purple Sandpiper, Ring-necked Duck (2), Grey Partridge, Jack Snipe. Latest in old county: Kumlien's Gull, Snow Bunting, Grey Phal, Rn Grebe. Other highlights: Rosy Starling, Leach's and Storm Petrels, Long-tailed Skua, Temm's Stint, Pec Sand, Whiskered and Ww Black Terns, Woodchat Shrike, Gull-billed Tern, Red-rumped Swallow, Monty's Harrier, Kentish Plover, Wryneck, Dusky and Yellow-browed Warblers.
||1st year Birding! ;-) All BOU species 10/10GNDiver PomSkua 29/8Marsh Harrier 12/8WRYNECK, Little Stint, Storm Petrel. 10/8 Icterine Warbler. 25/7 Adult & Juv Blk Terns, 3 L.Egrets, Green Sand. 29/6 Merlin 28/6 Peregrines with young. 18/6 Great Skua & Roseate Tern. 16/6 Puffins & Razorbills. 14/6 untagged RED KiTE ! Turtle Dove, CurlewSandpiper. 11/6 Twite at breeding site. 2/6 Nightjar & Spotted Fly. (17/5missed off R.B.Merganser) 16/5 Displaying Little Terns, Arctic Tern. 15/5 Reed Warbler, Com Tern, Wood Sand. 2/5 Lesser Whitethroat. Pied fly, Redstart, Tree pipit, Garden Warbler, Wood Warbler.(also YLGull)
||Steve J. Moon
||Glamorgan - Wales
||As at 25/12/2004
||14.12.04 recent Bearded Tit, Hen Harrier, Dartford Warb, SE Owl, GN Diver, Snow Bunt, Whooper S. Black Red, Shag, Pied Fly, Rock Pipit,Tree Pipit, Pec Sand (my 26th in Northants), Red-b Shrike Temm Stint, Spotted Fly,Marsh Harrier, Sandwich and Little Terns, Hobby, Nightingale, Black Tern, Turnstone, Sanderling, Turtle Dove,Whinchat. Highlights Am Wig, G-w Teal, Y-bWarb,
||Latest; Red-breasted Mergansers. 165 of total on Severn Beach local patch. Highlights;Rose-coloured Starling, Subalpine Warbler, Dusky Warbler, Common Redpoll, Cory's Shearwater,Leach's Petrel, G G Shrike, Shorelark, Bearded Tit, Spoonbill, Avocet, Kentish Plover, Temminck's Stint, Firecrest, Pom Skuas, Ring-necked Duck, Nightjars, Ring Ouzel, Sabine's Gull.
||Not a good year for county listing in Leics/Rutland, with only 209 species recorded, meaning my total is about 88% of the possible. Three county ticks though - Red-rumped Swallow (which I found), Nightjar and Manx Shearwater. Couldn't really count a flyover Little Bunting and an apparently wild Lesser White-fronted Goose (also self-found).
||last update 31/12, After setting a new county record year list last year(182) i am spending most of my time on my local patch this year.
||Not really trying for a year list, but been birding a few times. Highlights: Pine Bunting + self found Smew
||Highlights: Yellow-browed Warbler, American Wigeon, Green-winged Teal, Pec Sand, Dartford Warbler
Latest: 30/12 Hen Harrier
||UPDATED: 16th MAY: Spot fly, Whinchat, Lsr Whtethrt.HIGHLIGHTS= GN + BT Divers, Ltl Egrt x2, WF Geese, Garganey x2, GW Teal, H Harr x3, Goshawk, Comm Crane, Med Gull x5, Glauc, Pom skua x5, Blk Red, Grt G Shrike, Hoodie.
||Highlights : Roseate Tern, Manx Shearwater, Nightjar, Red-rumped Swallow, Fulmar, Lesser Yellowlegs,White-fronted Goose, GN Diver, Iceland Gull, Cetti's Warbler, Long-tailed Duck, Red-necked Phalarope, Little Tern, Marsh Harrier, Temminck's Stint, W-W-B Tern, Shag, Bearded Tit.
Latest : S-E Owl (20/11)
||Bearded Tit (11 Dec); Highlights Great Northern Diver, Bittern, Am Wigeon, GW Teal, Pec Sand, Curlew Sand, LT Duck, RB Shrike, Rock Pipit, Black Redstart, Dartford Warbler, YB Warbler, Snow Bunting
||SNOW BUNTING,ICELAND GULL,BUFFLEHEAD,LESSER SCAUP,RED-NECKED PHALAROPE,RED-THROATED DIVER,RED-NECKED GREBE,LONG-TAILED DUCK,SMEW,HEN HARRIER,RING OUZEL,BITTERN,LESSER SPOTTED WOODPECKER,WAXWING.
||15 county ticks this year - Bittern, Iceland Gull, Yellow-Legged Gull, Mediterranean Gull, Tree Sparrow, Mealy Redpoll, Red Kite, Blue-Headed Wagtail, Raven, Redstart, Little Stint, Bar-Tailed Godwit, Black Redstart, Shag + Eurasian White-Fronted Goose.
||Managed to get 26 Waxwing @ Monkmoor this morning ! Disappointment on Christmas eve dipping on both Twite @ Chelmarsh ( we simply couldn't find 'em ) & later in the day Iceland Gull @ Priorslee , presumably the bird had flown off , no sign of it amongst the hundreds of BHGull's , however still managed to see 90.08% of county year total . Just added Red Grouse , hope to get Waxwing tomorrow !! Could be better , dipped a Leach's Storm-petrel & Common Scoter @ Ellesmere plus Firecrest @ Priorslee flash , still , highlights for 2004 in the green county are : Great Grey Shrike on Brown Clee , Ring Ouzel ( cracking male ) , Bittern ( always good ) , 2 Pectoral Sandpipers , Long-eared Owl , Little Stint , Goshawk & Wood Sandpiper all on local patch !! Finding a Wood Warbler ( first one for 2004 in the county I believe ? ) . Smew ( drake at that ) , 2x Black-necked Grebe , 5x Little Egrets , Osprey & both flycatcher species in the same tree !!!
||Highlights - Scaup, Pintail, Barn Owl, Waxwing, Whooper Swan, Firecrest, Pink-Footed Goose , Shelduck, Merlin, Glaucous Gull, Peregrine. Water Rail, Osprey, Woodlark, Green Sandpiper, Iceland Gull, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, RED RUMPED SWALLOW , Raven, wood Warbler, Turnstone, Black-Tailed Godwit, Pied Flycatcher, Long-Eared Owl, Red Kite, Honey Buzzard, Yellow-Legged Gull, Hobby, Spotted Flycatcher, Sandwich Tern, Black-Necked Grebe, Marsh Harrier, Little Egret, Knot - Latest Great White Egret (4/9)
||Peterborough Bird Club area
||7 June 2004. Latest: Quail, Black Tern, Temminck's Stint, Little Gull, Arctic Tern, Whinchat, Hoopoe. Area birdrace on 8-9 May: 111 species (joint winners). See: http://pbc.codehog.co.uk/area_map.htm
||Leach's Petrel at William Girling Res 8th
||Glaucous, Iceland, Yellow legged Gulls, Surf Scoter and Spotted Redshank
||21/06 Co finding Marsh Warbler on local patch
||Lee G R Evans
||Latest: drake SMEW at Calvert Lake
||Great White Egret, Bewick's Swan, Ruddy Duck, Goosander, Smew, Hen Harrier, loadsa Med Gulls, Ring-billed Gull, Iceland Gull, Short-eared + Barn Owl, Water Pipit, Black Redstart and Great Grey Shrike
||Patch Year List @ Marbury C.P.,Cheshire latest:- Little Gull , Oystercatcher