gary prescott: Britain Year List for 2016 BOU Record(s) 1 to 317 of 317 total. Seq.,Species,Scientific Name,Date,Location,Comments 1,Mute Swan,Cygnus olor,,, 2,Bewick's Swan,Cygnus columbianus,,Slimbridge WWT, 3,Whooper Swan,Cygnus cygnus,25/02/2016,Nene washes RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 172 4,Bean Goose,Anser fabalis,18/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 305. Two to go for the European record. 5,Pink-footed Goose,Anser brachyrhynchus,27/02/2016,"Burnham Overy, Norfolk",Green Bird number 174 6,White-fronted Goose,Anser albifrons,,Slimbridge WWT, 7,Greylag Goose,Anser anser,,Slimbridge WWT, 8,Snow Goose,Anser caerulescens,11/07/2016,Coll Argyll,Green Bird number 265 9,Canada Goose,Branta canadensis,,, 10,Barnacle Goose,Branta leucopsis,04/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 298 11,Brent Goose,Branta bernicla,12/01/2016,Exminster Marshes RSPB reserve, 12,Egyptian Goose,Alopochen aegyptiaca,06/02/2016,"Blashford Lakes, Hampshire",Green Bird number 153 13,Shelduck,Tadorna tadorna,,Slimbridge WWT, 14,Mandarin Duck,Aix galericulata,22/02/2016,Virginia Water,Green Bird number 167 15,Wigeon,Anas penelope,,Slimbridge WWT, 16,American Wigeon,Anas americana,11/01/2016,Bowling Green RSPB reserve, 17,Gadwall,Anas strepera,,, 18,Teal,Anas crecca,,, 19,Green-winged Teal,Anas carolinensis,01/02/2016,"Seaton, Devon", 20,Mallard,Anas platyrhynchos,,, 21,Pintail,Anas acuta,,Slimbridge WWT, 22,Garganey,Anas querquedula,,**********,********** 23,Shoveler,Anas clypeata,,, 24,Red-crested Pochard,Netta rufina,02/03/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 176 25,Pochard,Aythya ferina,,, 26,Ring-necked Duck,Aythya collaris,27/08/2016,Mainland Orkney,Thanks Alastair Forsyth! Green Bird number 277 27,Ferruginous Duck,Aythya nyroca,06/02/2016,"Kingfisher Pool, Blashford Lakes, Hampshire",Green Bird number 151. Great to get this one after the trouble the same bird gave me last year. 28,Tufted Duck,Aythya fuligula,,, 29,Scaup,Aythya marila,,Slimbridge WWT, 30,Lesser Scaup,Aythya affinis,07/01/2016,Chew Valley Lake, 31,Eider,Somateria mollissima,13/04/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 207 32,Long-tailed Duck,Clangula hyemalis,10/02/2016,"Keyhaven, Hampshire",Green Bird number 160 33,Common Scoter,Melanitta nigra,28/02/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 175 34,Surf Scoter,Melanitta perspicillata,10/03/2016,Filey Brigg,Green Bird number 183 35,Velvet Scoter,Melanitta fusca,28/04/2016,"Pett Levels, East Sussex",Green Bird number 222 36,White-winged Scoter,Melanitta deglandi,03/08/2016,Aberdeen - Murcar,Green Bird number 270 37,Goldeneye,Bucephala clangula,,, 38,Smew,Mergellus albellus,16/01/2016,"Siblyback Lake, Cornwall",Green Bird number 117. Photograph on my facebook page and blog ----- Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300. 39,Red-breasted Merganser,Mergus serrator,,, 40,Goosander,Mergus merganser,,, 41,Ruddy Duck,Oxyura jamaicensis,,, 42,Quail,Coturnix coturnix,16/06/2016,"North Cliffe, Yorkshire",Green Bird number 255 43,Red-legged Partridge,Alectoris rufa,15/02/2016,"Dean, Hampshire",Green Bird number 165 44,Red Grouse,Lagopus lagopus,12/03/2016,North York Moors,Green Bird number 186 45,Ptarmigan,Lagopus muta,16/07/2016,"Cairngorm, Scotland",Green Bird number 267 46,Black Grouse,Tetrao tetrix,19/03/2016,langdon beck,Green Bird number 189 47,Capercaillie,Tetrao urogallus,22/07/2016,"nr Carrbridge, Scotland",Green Bird number 271 48,Grey Partridge,Perdix perdix,27/02/2016,"Hunstanton, Norfolk",Green Bird number 173 49,Pheasant,Phasianus colchicus,03/01/2016,Kinver,Green Bird No. 68 50,Lady Amherst's Pheasant,Chrysolophus amherstiae,04/05/2016,Lidlington,Green Bird number 229 51,Golden Pheasant,Chrysolophus pictus,10/04/2016,Wolferton,Green Bird number 203 52,Red-throated Diver,Gavia stellata,18/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 124. 53,Black-throated Diver,Gavia arctica,19/01/2016,"Penzance, Cornwall",Green Bird Number 131 54,Pacific Diver,Gavia pacifica,22/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 138 55,Great Northern Diver,Gavia immer,18/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 121. Photograph on my facebook page and blog ----- Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300. 56,White-billed Diver,Gavia adamsii,,"North Ronaldsay, Orkney",Green Bird number 315 57,Fulmar,Fulmarus glacialis,24/01/2016,"Mousehole, Cornwall",Green Bird number 142 58,Fea's Petrel,Pterodroma feae,30/10/2016,"North Ronaldsay, Orkney",Green Bird number 314 59,Sooty Shearwater,Puffinus griseus,06/08/2016,North Ronaldsay,Green Bird number 272 60,Manx Shearwater,Puffinus puffinus,29/04/2016,"Dungeness, Kent",Green Bird number 224 61,Storm Petrel,Hydrobates pelagicus,03/08/2016,Aberdeen,Green Bird number 271 62,Leach's Petrel,Oceanodroma leucorhoa,10/08/2016,North Ronaldsay,Green Bird number 273 63,Gannet,Morus bassanus,24/01/2016,"Mousehole, Cornwall",Green Bird number 141 64,Cormorant,Phalacrocorax carbo,01/01/2016,, 65,Shag,Phalacrocorax aristotelis,12/01/2016,, 66,Bittern,Botaurus stellaris,31/03/2016,Fairburn Ings RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 192 67,Little Bittern,Ixobrychus minutus,09/06/2016,Old Moor RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 252 (RSPB) 68,Cattle Egret,Bubulcus ibis,08/01/2016,"Mudgley, Somerset", 69,Little Egret,Egretta garzetta,,Slimbridge WWT, 70,Great White Egret,Ardea alba,01/01/2016,, 71,Grey Heron,Ardea cinerea,01/01/2016,, 72,Purple Heron,Ardea purpurea,30/05/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 249 73,Glossy Ibis,Plegadis falcinellus,09/01/2016,Shapwick Heath,video available on my facebook page - Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300 74,Spoonbill,Platalea leucorodia,18/01/2016,"Hayle Estuary RSPB reserve, Cornwall",Green Bird number 119 75,Little Grebe,Tachybaptus ruficollis,01/01/2016,"Upton Warren, Worcestershire", 76,Great Crested Grebe,Podiceps cristatus,01/01/2016,"Upton Warren, Worcestershire", 77,Red-necked Grebe,Podiceps grisegena,18/01/2016,Hayle Estuary RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 125 78,Slavonian Grebe,Podiceps auritus,26/01/2016,"Stithians Lake, Cornwall",Green Bird number 144. Video of bird close to me can be seen on my blog or facebook page..... Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300 79,Black-necked Grebe,Podiceps nigricollis,05/02/2016,"Studland, Dorset",Green Bird number 150. Half way to the dream. 80,Red Kite,Milvus milvus,15/02/2016,"Beauworth, Hampshire",Green Bird number 166 81,White-tailed Eagle,Haliaeetus albicilla,07/07/2016,"Duart castle, Mull",Green Bird Number 261 82,Marsh Harrier,Circus aeruginosus,08/01/2016,, 83,Hen Harrier,Circus cyaneus,02/03/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 177 84,Northern Harrier,Circus hudsonius,30/10/2016,"North Ronaldsay, Orkney",Green Bird number 311 85,Pallid Harrier,Circus macrourus,03/12/2016,Kelwick,Green Bird number 316 86,Montagu's Harrier,Circus pygargus,09/05/2016,North Norfolk,Green Bird number 240 87,Goshawk,Accipiter gentilis,09/02/2016,"New Forest, Hampshire",Green Bird number 156 88,Sparrowhawk,Accipiter nisus,01/01/2016,, 89,Buzzard,Buteo buteo,01/01/2016,, 90,Rough-legged Buzzard,Buteo lagopus,04/03/2016,"Choseley Barns, Norfolk", 91,Golden Eagle,Aquila chrysaetos,07/07/2016,Mull,Green Bird Number 262 92,Osprey,Pandion haliaetus,15/07/2016,"Insh Loch, Scotland",Green Bird number 266 93,Water Rail,Rallus aquaticus,01/01/2016,"Upton Warren, Worcestershire", 94,Corncrake,Crex crex,16/06/2016,England,Green Bird number 95,Moorhen,Gallinula chloropus,01/01/2016,, 96,Coot,Fulica atra,01/01/2016,, 97,Crane,Grus grus,25/02/2016,Nene Washes RSPB reserve,"Green Bird number 171. Great to see flying, whooping and displaying." 98,Stone-curlew,Burhinus oedicnemus,18/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 213 99,Black-winged Stilt,Himantopus himantopus,01/01/2016,Britain, 100,Avocet,Recurvirostra avosetta,,Slimbridge WWT, 101,Oystercatcher,Haematopus ostralegus,11/01/2016,, 102,Grey Plover,Pluvialis squatarola,12/01/2016,, 103,Golden Plover,Pluvialis apricaria,,Slimbridge WWT, 104,Dotterel,Charadrius morinellus,07/05/2016,Choseley ,Green Bird number 231 105,Ringed Plover,Charadrius hiaticula,22/01/2016,"St Michael's Mount, Cornwall",Green Bird number 137 106,Little Ringed Plover,Charadrius dubius,04/04/2016,Tophill Low nature reserve,Green Bird number 195 107,Lapwing,Vanellus vanellus,01/01/2016,"Upton Warren, Worcestershire WWT nature reserve", 108,Hudsonian Whimbrel,Numenius hudsonicus,18/01/2016,"Perranuthnoe, Cornwall",Green Bird number 123. Photos available on my blog and facebook page of the same name . . Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300 109,Whimbrel,Numenius phaeopus,20/01/2016,"Nr. Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 133 Photos available on my blog and facebook page of the same name . . Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300 110,Curlew,Numenius arquata,01/01/2016,"Upton Warren, Worcestershire WWT nature reserve", 111,Black-tailed Godwit,Limosa limosa,,Slimbridge WWT, 112,Bar-tailed Godwit,Limosa lapponica,30/01/2016,"Dawlish Warren, Devon",Green Bird number 145 113,Turnstone,Arenaria interpres,18/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 122 114,Knot,Calidris canutus,19/01/2016,"Penzance, Cornwall",Green Bird number 128 115,Ruff,Calidris pugnax,,Slimbridge WWT, 116,Broad-billed Sandpiper,Calidris falcinellus,14/05/2016,Frampton RSPB Reserve,Green Bird number 243 117,Curlew Sandpiper,Calidris ferruginea,13/05/2016,Frampton RSPB Reserve,Green Bird number 242 118,Temminck's Stint,Calidris temminckii,06/05/2016,Welney WWT reserve,Green Bird number 230 119,Sanderling,Calidris alba,20/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 136. Photos available on my blog and facebook page of the same name . . Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300 120,Dunlin,Calidris alpina,,Slimbridge WWT, 121,Purple Sandpiper,Calidris maritima,19/01/2016,"Penzance, Cornwall",Green Bird number 129 122,Little Stint,Calidris minuta,,Slimbridge WWT, 123,Buff-breasted Sandpiper,Calidris subruficollis,11/10/2016,"Boddam, Shetland",Green Bird number 301 124,Red-necked Phalarope,Phalaropus lobatus,08/06/2016,Blacktoft Sands RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 251 (RSPB) 125,Grey Phalarope,Phalaropus fulicarius,,Slimbridge WWT, 126,Common Sandpiper,Actitis hypoleucos,19/01/2016,Hayle Estuary RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 127 127,Green Sandpiper,Tringa ochropus,,Chew Valley Lake, 128,Spotted Redshank,Tringa erythropus,11/01/2016,, 129,Greater Yellowlegs,Tringa melanoleuca,12/02/2016,"Pinkmead, Isle of Wight","Green Bird number 163. Photographs may be seen on both my facebook page and blog, https://www.facebook.com/bikingbirder2015/ or http://bikingbirder2016.blogspot.co.uk/" 130,Greenshank,Tringa nebularia,11/01/2016,, 131,Wood Sandpiper,Tringa glareola,08/05/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Birdnumber 236 132,Redshank,Tringa totanus,01/01/2016,, 133,Jack Snipe,Lymnocryptes minimus,01/01/2016,, 134,Long-billed Dowitcher,Limnodromus scolopaceus,11/02/2016,"Pennington Marsh, Hampshire","Green Bird number 161 Photos on blog and facebook page, both called Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300." 135,Woodcock,Scolopax rusticola,07/05/2016,Dersingham Heath,Green Bird number 233 136,Snipe,Gallinago gallinago,01/01/2016,, 137,Great Snipe,Gallinago media,18/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 289 138,Pomarine Skua,Stercorarius pomarinus,30/10/2016,"North Ronaldsay, Orkney",Green Bird number 313 139,Arctic Skua,Stercorarius parasiticus,29/04/2016,"Dungeness, Kent",Green Bird number 225 140,Great Skua,Stercorarius skua,29/04/2016,"Dungeness, Kent",Green Bird number 223 141,Puffin,Fratercula arctica,11/03/2016,Filey Brigg,Green Bird number 185 142,Black Guillemot,Cepphus grylle,06/07/2016,Oban,Green Bird Number 260 143,Razorbill,Alca torda,19/01/2016,"Penzance, Cornwall",Green Bird number 130 144,Little Auk,Alle alle,30/10/2016,"North Ronaldsay, Orkney",Green Bird number 312 145,Guillemot,Uria aalge,20/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 135 146,Little Tern,Sternula albifrons,07/05/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 232 147,Black Tern,Chlidonias niger,22/04/2016,"Alton Water, Suffolk",Green Bird number 219. I need to beat the record. A bird I have never seen before on a Green year. One of the 16 new to last year 148,White-winged Black Tern,Chlidonias leucopterus,14/05/2016,March Farmers,Green Bird number 2434 149,Sandwich Tern,Sterna sandvicensis,12/01/2016,, 150,Common Tern,Sterna hirundo,17/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird Number 211 151,Roseate Tern,Sterna dougallii,28/06/2016,"Opposite Coquet Island, Northumberland",Green Bird number 258 152,Arctic Tern,Sterna paradisaea,22/04/2016,"Alton Water, Suffolk",Green Bird number 218 153,Kittiwake,Rissa tridactyla,18/01/2016,"Hayle Estuary RSPB reserve, Cornwall",Green Bird number 118. Photograph on my facebook page and blog ----- Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300. 154,Bonaparte's Gull,Chroicocephalus philadelphia,27/06/2016,northumberland,Green Bird number 257 155,Black-headed Gull,Chroicocephalus ridibundus,01/01/2016,, 156,Little Gull,Hydrocoloeus minutus,16/05/2016,Abberton Reservoir,Green Bird number 246 157,Franklin's Gull,Larus pipixcan,16/05/2016,Abberton Reservoir,Green Bird number 247 158,Mediterranean Gull,Larus melanocephalus,20/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 134 159,Common Gull,Larus canus,,Slimbridge WWT, 160,Ring-billed Gull,Larus delawarensis,23/01/2016,"Sancreed, Cornwall",Green Bird number 139 161,Lesser Black-backed Gull,Larus fuscus,01/01/2016,, 162,Herring Gull,Larus argentatus,01/01/2016,, 163,Yellow-legged Gull,Larus michahellis,06/02/2016,"Green Bird number 152, Blashford Lakes, Hampshire", 164,Caspian Gull,Larus cachinnans,06/02/2016,"Blashford Lakes, Hampshire",Green Bird number 154. Over half way to the European Green Record. Will this be the year I pass 300? 165,Glaucous Gull,Larus hyperboreus,18/01/2016,"Marazion, Cornwall",Green Bird number 120. Photograph on my facebook page and blog ----- Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300. 166,Great Black-backed Gull,Larus marinus,,, 167,Rock Dove,Columba livia,09/07/2016,Coll,Green Bird number 263 168,Stock Dove,Columba oenas,01/01/2016,, 169,Woodpigeon,Columba palumbus,01/01/2016,, 170,Collared Dove,Streptopelia decaocto,02/01/2016,, 171,Turtle Dove,Streptopelia turtur,09/05/2016,Holme NWT reserve,Green Bird number 239 172,Rufous Turtle Dove,Streptopelia orientalis,01/05/2016,Kent,Green Bird 226 173,Cuckoo,Cuculus canorus,13/04/2016,Burnham Overy,Green Bird number 209 174,Barn Owl,Tyto alba,04/02/2016,"Middlebeare, Dorset",Great to get on one of my old patches. Green Bird number 149 175,Little Owl,Athene noctua,08/04/2016,Frampton RSPB nature reserve,Green Bird number 201 176,Tawny Owl,Strix aluco,01/01/2016,"Upton Warren WWT reserve, Worcetsershire", 177,Long-eared Owl,Asio otus,13/03/2016,Saltholme RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 187 178,Short-eared Owl,Asio flammeus,30/01/2016,Exminster Marshes RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 146 thanks to Helen Hawke. 179,Nightjar,Caprimulgus europaeus,22/05/2016,Kelling Heath,Green Bird number 248 180,Swift,Apus apus,18/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 214 181,Hoopoe,Upupa epops,,, 182,Bee-eater,Merops apiaster,12/06/2016,Spurn Bird Observatory,Green Bird number 253 183,Kingfisher,Alcedo atthis,,, 184,Wryneck,Jynx torquilla,19/08/2016,North Ronaldsay,Green Bird number 274 185,Green Woodpecker,Picus viridis,,, 186,Great Spotted Woodpecker,Dendrocopos major,,, 187,Lesser Spotted Woodpecker,Dryobates minor,10/02/2016,"Blackwater Arboretum, New Forest",Green Bird number 159 188,Kestrel,Falco tinnunculus,01/01/2016,, 189,Merlin,Falco columbarius,13/01/2016,"Dart's Farm, Devon", 190,Hobby,Falco subbuteo,26/04/2016,"Grove Ferry, Kent",Green Bird number 221 191,Peregrine,Falco peregrinus,,, 192,Ring-necked Parakeet,Psittacula krameri,22/02/2016,Virginia Water,Green Bird number 167 193,Golden Oriole,Oriolus oriolus,13/06/2016,Spurn Bird Observatory,Green Bird number 254 194,Red-backed Shrike,Lanius collurio,,**********,********** 195,Great Grey Shrike,Lanius excubitor,07/02/2016,"Beaulieu Road Station, New Forest",Green Bird number 155 196,Chough,Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax,24/01/2016,"Kenidjack, Cornwall",Green Bird number 140 197,Magpie,Pica pica,01/01/2016,, 198,Jay,Garrulus glandarius,01/01/2016,, 199,Jackdaw,Corvus monedula,01/01/2016,, 200,Rook,Corvus frugilegus,03/01/2016,Kidderminster,Green Bird No. 67 201,Carrion Crow,Corvus corone,01/01/2016,, 202,Hooded Crow,Corvus cornix,06/07/2016,Oban,Green Bird Number 259 203,Raven,Corvus corax,01/01/2016,, 204,Goldcrest,Regulus regulus,02/01/2016,, 205,Firecrest,Regulus ignicapilla,19/01/2016,"Penzance, Cornwall - back garden bird pished out to within six feet.",Green Bird number 132 206,Penduline Tit,Remiz pendulinus,14/02/2016,"Titchfield Haven, Hampshire","Green Bird number 164 Photograph and video on my blog and facebook page, both named Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300" 207,Blue Tit,Cyanistes caeruleus,01/01/2016,, 208,Great Tit,Parus major,01/01/2016,, 209,Crested Tit,Lophophanes cristatus,17/07/2016,"Loch Morlich, Scotland",Green Bird number 268 210,Coal Tit,Periparus ater,01/01/2016,"Upton Warren, Worcestershire. A rare bird for here.", 211,Willow Tit,Poecile montana,31/03/2016,Fairburn Ings RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 191 212,Marsh Tit,Poecile palustris,08/01/2016,"Craig's residence, Chew Valley", 213,Bearded Tit,Panurus biarmicus,11/02/2016,"Keyhaven Marsh, Hampshire",Green Bird number 162 214,Woodlark,Lullula arborea,09/04/2016,Dersingham Bog,Green Bird number 202 215,Skylark,Alauda arvensis,,, 216,Shore Lark,Eremophila alpestris,13/03/2016,Hartlepool Headland,Green Bird number 188 217,Short-toed Lark,Calandrella brachydactyla,14/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 285 218,Sand Martin,Riparia riparia,30/03/2016,Swillington,Green Bird number 190 219,Swallow,Hirundo rustica,31/03/2016,near Fairburn Ings RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 193 220,House Martin,Delichon urbicum,13/04/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 208 221,Cetti's Warbler,Cettia cetti,,, 222,Long-tailed Tit,Aegithalos caudatus,,, 223,Greenish Warbler,Phylloscopus trochiloides,01/06/2016,Lowestoft,Green Bird number 250 224,Arctic Warbler,Phylloscopus borealis,,**********,********** 225,Yellow-browed Warbler,Phylloscopus inornatus,15/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 287 226,Radde's Warbler,Phylloscopus schwarzi,02/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 294 227,Dusky Warbler,Phylloscopus fuscatus,10/01/2016,"Ham Wall RSPB reserve, Somerset", 228,Wood Warbler,Phylloscopus sibilatrix,04/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 280 229,Chiffchaff,Phylloscopus collybita,08/01/2016,Ham Wall RSPB reserve, 230,Iberian Chiffchaff,Phylloscopus ibericus,24/04/2016,"Northdown Park, Margate",Green Bird number 220 231,Willow Warbler,Phylloscopus trochilus,04/04/2016,Tophill Low nature reserve,Green Bird number 196 232,Blackcap,Sylvia atricapilla,04/04/2016,Near Weldrake,Green Bird number 194 233,Garden Warbler,Sylvia borin,03/05/2016,Lea Valley,Green Bird number 228 234,Barred Warbler,Sylvia nisoria,21/08/2016,North Ronaldsay,Green Bird number 275 235,Lesser Whitethroat,Sylvia curruca,21/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 217 236,Whitethroat,Sylvia communis,19/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 215 237,Dartford Warbler,Sylvia undata,03/02/2016,Arne RSPB reserve Dorset,Same gorse bush as last year. Green Bird number 148 238,Lanceolated Warbler,Locustella lanceolata,13/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 283 239,Grasshopper Warbler,Locustella naevia,08/05/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 238 240,Savi's Warbler,Locustella luscinioides,17/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 212 241,Booted Warbler,Iduna caligata,30/08/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 279 242,Icterine Warbler,Hippolais icterina,04/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 281 243,Sedge Warbler,Acrocephalus schoenobaenus,11/04/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 204 244,Paddyfield Warbler,Acrocephalus agricola,28/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 293 and a lifer 245,Blyth's Reed Warbler,Acrocephalus dumetorum,02/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 294 246,Marsh Warbler,Acrocephalus palustris,25/08/2016,"North Ronaldsay, Orkney",Green Bird number 276 247,Reed Warbler,Acrocephalus scirpaceus,17/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 210 248,Great Reed Warbler,Acrocephalus arundinaceus,15/05/2016,Paxton Pits,Green Bird number 245 249,Waxwing,Bombycilla garrulus,21/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 308 250,Nuthatch,Sitta europaea,,"Mum & Dad's, Romsley, Worcestershire", 251,Treecreeper,Certhia familiaris,,, 252,Wren,Troglodytes troglodytes,,, 253,Starling,Sturnus vulgaris,,, 254,Rose-coloured Starling,Pastor roseus,25/01/2016,"Lizard Village, Cornwall",Green Bird number 143. Photographs and video can be seen on Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300 (blog and facebook) 255,Dipper,Cinclus cinclus,16/01/2016,"Kingfisher Cottage B and B, Tavistock",Green Bird number 116. Photograph on my facebook page and blog ----- Biking Birder 2016 - The Quest for 300. 256,Ring Ouzel,Turdus torquatus,11/03/2016,Filey Brigg,Green Bird number 184. 257,Blackbird,Turdus merula,,, 258,Dusky Thrush,Turdus eunomus,09/12/2016,"Beeley, Derbyshire",Green Bird number 317 259,Fieldfare,Turdus pilaris,,, 260,Song Thrush,Turdus philomelos,,, 261,Redwing,Turdus iliacus,,, 262,Mistle Thrush,Turdus viscivorus,,, 263,Spotted Flycatcher,Muscicapa striata,08/05/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 237 264,Robin,Erithacus rubecula,,, 265,Nightingale,Luscinia megarhynchos,19/04/2016,Minsmere RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 216 266,Bluethroat,Luscinia svecica,17/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 288 267,Red-flanked Bluetail,Tarsiger cyanurus,02/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 296 268,Red-breasted Flycatcher,Ficedula parva,21/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 292 269,Pied Flycatcher,Ficedula hypoleuca,11/04/2016,Holme NWT,Green Bird number 206 270,Black Redstart,Phoenicurus ochruros,,"Sharpness, Gloucestershire", 271,Redstart,Phoenicurus phoenicurus,11/04/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 205 272,Whinchat,Saxicola rubetra,08/05/2016,Titchwell RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 235 273,Siberian Stonechat,Saxicola maurus,20/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 306 One to go. 274,Stonechat,Saxicola rubicola,08/01/2016,, 275,Wheatear,Oenanthe oenanthe,06/04/2016,Frampton RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 200 276,Isabelline Wheatear,Oenanthe isabellina,15/10/2016,"Boddam, Shetland",Green Bird number 304 277,Pied Wheatear,Oenanthe pleschanka,15/10/2016,"Boddam, Shetland",Green Bird number 303 278,Dunnock,Prunella modularis,,, 279,Siberian Accentor,Prunella montanella,20/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 309 . . . YES!!!!!!! 280,House Sparrow,Passer domesticus,,, 281,Tree Sparrow,Passer montanus,07/03/2016,Frampton RSPB reserve,Green Bird number 181 282,Yellow Wagtail,Motacilla flava,07/04/2016,Frampton RSPB nature reserve,Green Bird number 199 283,Citrine Wagtail,Motacilla citreola,13/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 285 284,Grey Wagtail,Motacilla cinerea,,, 285,Pied Wagtail,Motacilla alba,,, 286,Richard's Pipit,Anthus richardi,10/03/2016,"North Landing, Flamborough",Green Bird number 182 287,Olive-backed Pipit,Anthus hodgsoni,08/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 300. Got it!!!!! 288,Tree Pipit,Anthus trivialis,08/05/2016,Dersingham Heath,Green Bird number 234 289,Pechora Pipit,Anthus gustavi,02/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 297 290,Meadow Pipit,Anthus pratensis,09/01/2016,Ham Wall RSPB reserve, 291,Red-throated Pipit,Anthus cervinus,18/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 290 292,Rock Pipit,Anthus petrosus,12/01/2016,, 293,Water Pipit,Anthus spinoletta,15/02/2016,"Old Alresford cress beds, Hampshire",Green Bird number 167 294,Brambling,Fringilla montifringilla,13/01/2016,, 295,Chaffinch,Fringilla coelebs,,, 296,Hawfinch,Coccothraustes coccothraustes,09/02/2016,"New Forest, Hampshire",Green Bird number 157 297,Common Rosefinch,Erythrina erythrina,14/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 286 298,Bullfinch,Pyrrhula pyrrhula,,, 299,Greenfinch,Chloris chloris,,, 300,Linnet,Linaria cannabina,,, 301,Twite,Linaria flavirostris,09/07/2016,Coll,Green Bird number 264 302,Lesser Redpoll,Acanthis cabaret,,, 303,Common (Mealy) Redpoll,Acanthis flammea,07/10/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 299 . . . one to go! 304,Arctic Redpoll,Acanthis hornemanni,26/10/2016,"lerwick, Shetland",Green bird number 3010 305,Common Crossbill,Loxia curvirostra,09/02/2016,"New Forest, Hampshire",Green Bird number 158 306,Goldfinch,Carduelis carduelis,,, 307,Siskin,Spinus spinus,,, 308,Snow Bunting,Plectrophenax nivalis,03/03/2016,"Arnold's marsh, Cley",Green Bird number 179 309,Lapland Bunting,Calcarius lapponicus,03/03/2016,Blakeney Marshes,Green Bird number 178 310,Corn Bunting,Emberiza calandra,07/04/2016,Frampton RSPB nature reserve,Green Bird number 198 311,Ortolan Bunting,Emberiza hortulana,08/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 282 312,Cirl Bunting,Emberiza cirlus,13/01/2016,, 313,Yellowhammer,Emberiza citrinella,24/02/2016,Cambridgeshire somewhere,At last!!! Green Bird number 170 314,Pine Bunting,Emberiza leucocephalos,18/10/2016,Fair Isle,"Green Bird number 307. That's it! That is the EUROPEAN GREEN BIRDING YEAR LIST RECORD. Cue the music . . . . I am the champion, I am the champion. No time for losers for i am the champion of the >......... now wait a minute. There's a thought!" 315,Reed Bunting,Emberiza schoeniclus,,, 316,Little Bunting,Emberiza pusilla,20/09/2016,Fair Isle,Green Bird number 291 317,Black-faced Bunting,Emberiza spodocephala,14/10/2016,"Boddam, Shetland",Green Bird number 302