Hong Kong Life List

Showing Records 1 through 24 of 24 Total Listers

Rank Name Nationality Total Highlights

1

Paul Leader

433
Pacific Diver, Asian Lesser Cuckoo, Christmas Frigatebird, Plain Martin, Grey-crowned Warbler

2

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!!

3

Michael Leven

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

4

Mike Kilburn

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

5

Graham Talbot

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

6

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.

7

John Wheldon

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

8

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 !

9

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.

10

Peter Kaestner

USA 209

11

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)

12

DELAPRE Jean-Pierre

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

13

Michael Rumberger

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

14

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.

15

Yong Ding Li

Singapore 182
Latest: Barred Cuckoodove, December 2013

16

Craig Faanes

USA 162

17

Claes-Göran Cederlund

Swedish 158
1 week in 1988

18

jean-philippe Siblet

French 147
6 days in april 2002

19

Dave Sargeant

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

20

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.

21

Rick Waldrop

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

22

Craig Faanes

USA 120

23

Justin Jansen

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

24

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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