Hong Kong Life List

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Rank Name Nationality Total Highlights


Paul Leader

Pacific Diver, Asian Lesser Cuckoo, Christmas Frigatebird, Plain Martin, Grey-crowned Warbler


Michael Turnbull

British/Hong Kong 425 (or therabouts ;-)
Grey-necked Bunting and Providence Petrel (both on 17/3! 1990 and 2001) + White-tailed Tropicbird and Japanese Murrelet, and all seen in the field - no traps involved!!


Michael Leven

Scottish / HK Resident 422
Christmas Frigatebird, Barred Cuckoo-dove, Asian Lesser Cuckoo, Speckled Piculet, Tiger Shrike, Chinese Leaf Warbler 20May05


Mike Kilburn

British (HK Resident) 414
Whooper Swan, Speckled Piculet (patch), Rufous-gorgetted Flycatcher (patch), Japanese Robin (patch)


Graham Talbot

British(Living in HK) 371
Brown Bush Warbler, Sib Thrush, 3 species of Skua in a day


Mark Ridsdale

english 273
spent apr96-apr97 in HK managed to get Spoon.b.sand,Himalayan swiftlet,Eurasian swift and many more.Loved HK and the birding was amazing.


John Wheldon

English 228
worked in HK1998 Japanese yellow bunting,nordmanns,spoon bill,chinese egret,black bittern,black faced spoonbill,saunders gull,


Pete Antrobus

English 225
found Rufous-gorgetted Flycatcher 2nd record for HK .LONG-BILLED PLOVER 1st HK record OML. Hi Graham wish you,d been there when i was.Remember GRIP DONT DIP !


Steve Starling

British 223
Trips 1987, 1993 & 1997 (3 wks in all) - Best of all male Siberian Rubythroat - also Oriental White Stork, Spoonbill Sand, Nordman's Greenshank, Asiatic Dowitcher, Imperial Eagles, Ancient Murrelet & Black-faced Spoonbills. Sev Flycatcher species & one of my favourites Velvet-fronted Nuthatch.


Peter Kaestner

USA 209


Richard Eden

British 206
2 arm-chair ticks; Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Common Swift, Jap Yellow Bunting (Apr96), Cinnamon & Yellow Bitterns (May01), Jap Sparrowhawk, Imperial Eagle (Nov01), Yellow-breasted Bunting (May02)


DELAPRE Jean-Pierre

French 204
2 weeks in spring 2001 ( Spoon-billed sandpiper)


Michael Rumberger

German 190
1 trip 1992: Spoon-billed Sandpiper, Nordmanns Greenshank


Peter R. Bono

USA 184
One 7-day trip in April 1994 (with Birdquest): Black-faced Spoonbill, Baikal Teal, Asian Dowitcher, Nordmann's Greenshank, Spoonbill & Broad-billed Sandpiper, Saunder's Gull, Red Collared-Dove, Brown Fish-Owl, Black-capped Kingfisher, Hainan Blue-Flycatcher, Chinese Babax, and White-shouldered Starling.


Yong Ding Li

Singapore 182
Latest: Barred Cuckoodove, December 2013


Craig Faanes

USA 162


Claes-Göran Cederlund

Swedish 158
1 week in 1988


jean-philippe Siblet

French 147
6 days in april 2002


Dave Sargeant

British 143
Last upd: Jun-02: Two brief trips in 1985


Ted Parker

English 139
Highlights of a superb winter trip in 1984: Finding the first Black-shouldered Kite for Hong Kong, drake Baikal Teal, Baer's Pochard, Black-faced Spoonbill, Grey-headed Lapwing, Steppe and Greater Spotted Eagles (Mai Po), White-bellied Sea Eagle and Lesser Coucal (Cheung Chau Island), Rufous and Red Turtle Doves and Duarian Redstart (Mong Tseng), male Hainan Blue Flycatcher (Hong Kong Island), Plumbeous Water-Redstart (Hong Kong Island) and Black-tailed Gull (Nim Wan), plus the expected eastern species, such as White's and Grey-backed Thrushes, Black-faced and Yellow-breasted Buntings and a flock of over 60 Dusky Thrushes.


Rick Waldrop

USA 121
All seen on one three day trip in January, 1995. Highlight was Black-faced Spoonbill.


Craig Faanes

USA 120


Justin Jansen

Holland 101
19/20/21 nov 2002 Painted Snipe 6 and Black-faced Spoonbill for example!


Mike Passant

British 59
5 nights spent here in 1995 on start of round the world trip , with no specific emphasis on birding,(hence a fairly modest effort )
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