YEAR LIST for 2024

A list of all the species I've seen this year.
Gives an idea of what can be seen at the various locations
and at what date they first appear.

Birds in CAPITALS are first time sightings,("Lifers" or 1st on IOW),
(IOW total in Brackets). Feral/Escaped birds (E), Sub-species (Ssp)

DATE TOTAL SPECIES LOCATION
Jan 1st.-- "Birdrace" from 7.00 to 16.0 in order of sightings. (IOW only)
8.40 (01 - 07) Robin, Crow, Swan, Mallard, Canada Geese, Blackbird, Tufted Duck Ryde Canoe Lake
7.30 (08 - 44) Robin, (Cetti's),Teal, Pheasant, Coot, Wren, Tufted Duck, Mallard, Blackbird, Coot, (Moorhen),
Wood Pigeon, (Cetti's), Pheasant, Little Grebe, Teal, Greylag Geese, Heron, (Water Rail),
Great Tit, Wren,Herring Gull, Dunnock, Black-tailed Godwit, Wigeon, Brent Geese, Kestrel,
Curlew, Black-headed Gull,Shelduck, Knot,Redshank, Stock Dove, Little Egret, Chaffinch,
Grey Plover, Reed Bunting,Greenshank, Great-Black Back Gull,Blue Tit, Cormorant,Spoonbill,
Greenfinch, (Sparrow), Feral Pigeon, Rook,
Yarmouth
8.40 (45 - 47) 45 Gannet, Magpie, Song Thrush, Fort Victoria
9.20 (48) Collared Dove, Shalfleet
9.25 (49 - 51) Oystercatcher, Lapwing, Pintail Cassey Bridge
9.30 (52 - 55)
52 Jackdaw, Meadow Pipit, Rock Pipit, Dunlin, Turnstone, Red-breasted Merganser,
Buzzard, (Great Spotted Woodpecker)
Newtown NR
10.40 (60 - 63) Goldfinch, Bullfinch, Pied Wagtail, Fieldfare, Stag Lane & Dodnor
10.52 (59 - 62) Greylag Goose, Peregrine, Long-tailed Tit Werrar to Dodnor Pond
11.30 (64 - 66) Great Northern Diver, Great-crested Grebe, Common Gull, Fishbourne Beach
12.00 (67 - 68) Sanderling, Ringed Plover, Ryde Harbour
12.25 (69 - 75) Starling, Mediterranean Gull, Shag, Razorbill,
Slavonian Grebe, Common Scoter, Sandwich Tern,
Springvale to Seaview
13.05 (76 - 80) Snipe, Gadwall, Pochard, Shoveler, Peregrine, St. Helens bridge to Ponds
Jan 3rd. (81)
(82)
(83)
(84)
(85)
(86)
(87)
(88)
Jay (1)
Mistle Thrush (1)
Green Woodpecker (1)
Marsh Harrier (2)
Long-tailed Tit (H)
Treecreeper (1)
Goldcrest (1-2)
Great Egret (1)
Quarr Road etc.
" "
" "
St. Helens Bridge
" "
Firestone Copse
" "
Brading Marsh
Jan 4th. (89)
(90)
(91)
(92)
(93)
Siskin (H)
Redwing (1)
Linnet (c30)
Red-legged Partridge (4)
Chiffchaff (1)
Blackwater FP (N)
" "
Birchmore Lane
Bleak Down
Horringford Cycle Track (W)
Jan 5th. (94)
(95)
Raven (1)
Barn Owl (1)
Culver Down
Brading Marsh
Jan 6th. (96)
(97)
(98)
(100)
(101)
Coal Tit (H)
Crossbill (c20)
Golden Plover (c25)
Jack Snipe (1)
Mandarin (1 Imm.)
Little Owl (1)
Bouldnor Forest
" "
Newtown NR
Werrar
Dodnor Pond
Blackwater FP
Jan 7th. (102) Purple Sandpiper (1) E. Cowes Esplanade
Jan 8th. (103) Yellowhammer (2) Mottistone Down
New Forest Trip (1) Normandy, Pennington, Blashford, Eyeworth & Cadman's Ponds.9th Jan.
Jan 9th. ------ 104
------ 105
------ 106
------ 107
------ 108
------ 109
------ 110
------ 111
------ 112
Avocet c30
Egyptian Geese 2
Goldeneye 2
Stonechat 2
Red-crested Pochard 1f
Lesser Redpoll 2+
Nuthatch 2+
Goosander 1m
Marsh Tit 1
Normandy
" "
" "
Pennington
Blashford Lakes
" "
" "
Cadman's Pool
Eyeworth Pond
Jan 11th. (104)
(105)
Goldeneye 1f
Stonechat 1f
Newtown
Culver
Jan 12th. (106) 113 Kingfisher (1) Bembridge Harbour
Jan 14th. (107) 114 Grey Wagtail (1) Biomass, Stag Lane
Jan 18th. (108) 115 White-tailed Eagle (1)-Introduced Bembridge Marsh
New Forest Trip (2) Normandy, Pennington, Acres Down, Blashford, Cadman's Pond, Pennington, Normandy19th Jan.
Jan 9th. ------ 116
------ 117
------ 118
------ 119
Lesser-spotted Woodpecker (2)
Firecrest (1)
Sparrowhawk
Greater Scaup (1m)
Acres Down
" "
" "
Pennington
Jan 20th. (109) 120
(110) 121
Kittiwake (3)
Fulmar (2)
St. Catherine's Pt.
" "
Jan 22nd. (111) 122 Red-throated Diver (1) Seaview Esp.
Jan 24th. (112) 123 Skylark (8) Culver Down
Jan 25th. (113) 124 Short-eared Owl (1) Laundry Lane
Jan 26th. (114) 125
(115) ------
(116) ------
Guillemot (4)
Egyptian Geese (4)
Sparrowhawk (1)
Foreland
St. Helens Bridge
" "
Jan 27th. (117) 126
(118) 127
Blackcap (1f)
Lesser-black Backed Gull (1)
St. Helens Duver
Bembridge Harbour
Jan 28th. (119) 128 Hooded Crow (1) Cowes College
Jan 30th. (120) 129 Red-necked Grebe (1) Seagrove Bay
Feb 1st. (121) 130 Dartford Warbler (4) Mottistone Down
Feb 2nd. (122) 131 Black-necked Grebe (1) Ryde Pierhead
Feb 11th. (S.Sp 2) Pale-bellied Brent (1) Fishbourne Beach
New Forest Trip Mark Ash Wood Cadman's Pool, Acres Down, Pennington, Normandy20th Feb.
Jan 20th. ------ 132
------ 133
------ 134
------ 135
------ 136
------ 137
Eider (3)
Tawny Owl (1)
Waxwing (2)
Goshawk (2-4)
Ruff (2)
Bar-tailed Godwit (1)
Lymington
Mark Ash Wood
Braishfield
Acres Down
Pennington
Normandy
Mainland Trip Normandy Blashford, Slimbridge20th Feb.
Feb 23rd. ------ E3
------ 138
------ 139
------ 140
------ 141
------ 142
Bar-headed Goose (1)
Red Kite (3)
Bewick Swan (c40)
Whooper Swan (1)
White-fronted Geese (c25)
Common Crane (2)
Normandy
M3/A4
Slimbridge
" "
" "
" "
Feb 24th. ------ 143
------ 144
------ 145
Hawfinch (3)
Dipper (2)
Brambling (1m)
Park End Sports Gnd
"Fountain" Stream
op. Speech House

That's the total for 2024 so far.

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