Alan Whitehead: North Duffield Carr Life List BOU Record(s) 1 to 152 of 152 total. Seq.,Species,Scientific Name,Date,Location,Comments 1,Mute Swan,Cygnus olor,30/03/2010,,Record count 100 - 30/3/2010 2,Bewick's Swan,Cygnus columbianus,,,"11 sightings seen in 8 years totaling 112 birds. 88,90,98,99,00,02,04,08. Record count 47 - 14/2/1998" 3,Whooper Swan,Cygnus cygnus,,,Seen every year. Record count 63 - 28/1/2006 4,Bean Goose,Anser fabalis,,,"Taiga - 2 birds 8/31988. Tundra - 3 on 30/1/2000, 1 on 2/3/2004" 5,Pink-footed Goose,Anser brachyrhynchus,,,10 sightings of 280 birds. Record count 200 flew N on 30/1/2005 6,White-fronted Goose,Anser albifrons,,,"5 on 8/3/1988, 5/4/1993, 2/3/2004" 7,Greylag Goose,Anser anser,,,Record count 62 - 26/11/2004 8,Canada Goose,Branta canadensis,,,Record count 40 - 30/1/2005 9,Barnacle Goose,Branta leucopsis,31/03/2004,,Suprisingly only one record of 2 birds 10,Brent Goose,Branta bernicla,,,"15/1/2006, 5/2/2010" 11,Egyptian Goose,Alopochen aegyptiaca,,, 12,Shelduck,Tadorna tadorna,,,Record count 47 - 19/2/2005 13,Wigeon,Anas penelope,,,Record count c3000 - 8/3/1988 14,American Wigeon,Anas americana,23/03/2007,,Drake. 2 males had been present in the Bubwith area 15,Gadwall,Anas strepera,,,Record count 50 - 1/2/2010 16,Teal,Anas crecca,,,Record count 1500 - 8/3/1988 17,Mallard,Anas platyrhynchos,,,Record count 40 - 1/11/2009 18,Pintail,Anas acuta,,,Record count 100 - 1/3/2004 19,Garganey,Anas querquedula,,,"11 sightings of 14 birds - 98,99,06,08,10" 20,Shoveler,Anas clypeata,,,Record count 56 - 1/1/2010 21,Pochard,Aythya ferina,,,Record count c2000 - 18/1/1998 22,Ring-necked Duck,Aythya collaris,,,"Drakes on 21/2/2004, 29/5/2006" 23,Tufted Duck,Aythya fuligula,,,Record count 62 - 14/2/1998 24,Scaup,Aythya marila,26/11/2012,, 25,Common Scoter,Melanitta nigra,31/03/2006,,Drake on river 26,Goldeneye,Bucephala clangula,,,"15 records of 32 birds - 88,93,98,99,01,02,03,04,05,10" 27,Red-breasted Merganser,Mergus serrator,14/03/2003,,Ad W female 28,Goosander,Mergus merganser,,,"3 birds - 1/1/2003, 1/4/2004, 21/3/2009" 29,Ruddy Duck,Oxyura jamaicensis,,,"7 records of 29 birds - 93,98,99,04,06" 30,Quail,Coturnix coturnix,,,Heard intermitently between 17th May and 13th July 2008 31,Red-legged Partridge,Alectoris rufa,,, 32,Grey Partridge,Perdix perdix,04/01/1993,,7 birds. The only record! 33,Pheasant,Phasianus colchicus,,, 34,Gannet,Morus bassanus,26/09/2007,,2 birds 35,Cormorant,Phalacrocorax carbo,,, 36,Bittern,Botaurus stellaris,16/11/2012,, 37,Little Egret,Egretta garzetta,,,"5/5/2006, 2 on 28/5/2006, 7/6/2006" 38,Great White Egret,Ardea alba,30/05/2016,,151 for the reserve 39,Grey Heron,Ardea cinerea,,,Record count 10 - 1/4/2010 40,Little Grebe,Tachybaptus ruficollis,,,Record count 6 - 2/5/2004 41,Great Crested Grebe,Podiceps cristatus,,,Record count 4 - 17/3/2004 42,Black-necked Grebe,Podiceps nigricollis,,,"8 records of 18 birds - 98,04,06. Recorod count 5 - 30/5/1998" 43,Honey-buzzard,Pernis apivorus,14/09/2008,,2 birds 44,Red Kite,Milvus milvus,28/08/2008,, 45,Marsh Harrier,Circus aeruginosus,,,26 records of 34 birds includng an unbelievable 6 on 17th September 2008 46,Goshawk,Accipiter gentilis,05/04/1993,, 47,Sparrowhawk,Accipiter nisus,,, 48,Buzzard,Buteo buteo,,, 49,Osprey,Pandion haliaetus,15/04/2012,,1st after 26 years! 50,Water Rail,Rallus aquaticus,,,Seen on 5th May 2010. Heard on 4 other dates 51,Corncrake,Crex crex,06/06/2009,,Heard 52,Moorhen,Gallinula chloropus,,, 53,Coot,Fulica atra,,,Record count c100 - 5/2/2008 54,Crane,Grus grus,,, 55,Oystercatcher,Haematopus ostralegus,,,Record count 13 - 27/2/2004 56,Golden Plover,Pluvialis apricaria,,,Record count c3000 - 17/2/2005 57,Ringed Plover,Charadrius hiaticula,,,Excellent count 42 - 19/5/2006 58,Little Ringed Plover,Charadrius dubius,07/05/1988,, 59,Lapwing,Vanellus vanellus,,,Record count c1500 - 25/2/2007 60,Whimbrel,Numenius phaeopus,,, 61,Curlew,Numenius arquata,,, 62,Black-tailed Godwit,Limosa limosa,,, 63,Ruff,Calidris pugnax,,, 64,Dunlin,Calidris alpina,,,Record count 325 - 23/2/1993 65,Common Sandpiper,Actitis hypoleucos,04/05/1988,, 66,Green Sandpiper,Tringa ochropus,,,"7 records of 8 birds - 00,04,05,07,08,09" 67,Spotted Redshank,Tringa erythropus,,,"3 records - 9/4/88, 2/5/98, 28/4/10" 68,Greenshank,Tringa nebularia,,, 69,Redshank,Tringa totanus,,, 70,Jack Snipe,Lymnocryptes minimus,,, 71,Woodcock,Scolopax rusticola,01/02/2008,,Flushed from field by Rocky! 72,Snipe,Gallinago gallinago,,, 73,Black Tern,Chlidonias niger,08/05/2016,My 150th for the reserve!!!, 74,Common Tern,Sterna hirundo,,, 75,Arctic Tern,Sterna paradisaea,01/05/2004,,3 Birds 76,Black-headed Gull,Chroicocephalus ridibundus,,, 77,Little Gull,Hydrocoloeus minutus,,,"5 1st summer birds - 2/5/1998, 3 on 12/5/2004, 29/4/2006 " 78,Mediterranean Gull,Larus melanocephalus,,,Ad winter 13/2/1997 and 31/3/2004 79,Common Gull,Larus canus,,, 80,Lesser Black-backed Gull,Larus fuscus,,, 81,Herring Gull,Larus argentatus,,, 82,Glaucous Gull,Larus hyperboreus,,,"3rd winter 26/2/2004, 1st winter 16/2/2008" 83,Great Black-backed Gull,Larus marinus,,,100 on 1/2/2008 84,Stock Dove,Columba oenas,,, 85,Woodpigeon,Columba palumbus,,, 86,Collared Dove,Streptopelia decaocto,,, 87,Turtle Dove,Streptopelia turtur,,,Only 1 sighting on 24/8/2000 88,Cuckoo,Cuculus canorus,,, 89,Barn Owl,Tyto alba,,,Seen almost daily. More than 1 in view at once not uncommon! 90,Tawny Owl,Strix aluco,,, 91,Long-eared Owl,Asio otus,,,Amazing record of young bird in 2009. Seen in daylight by many over period of c3 weeks between late June and mid July 92,Short-eared Owl,Asio flammeus,,,"2 records. 22/3/1998, 4/5/2008" 93,Swift,Apus apus,,,c250 on 31/5/2006 94,Kingfisher,Alcedo atthis,,,"4 records. 03, 2 in 04, 08" 95,Great Spotted Woodpecker,Dendrocopos major,,,"12 records. 03, 04, 08" 96,Kestrel,Falco tinnunculus,,, 97,Merlin,Falco columbarius,,,5 records 98,Hobby,Falco subbuteo,21/09/2008,,Took too long! 99,Peregrine,Falco peregrinus,,,Seen most winters 100,Red-backed Shrike,Lanius collurio,24/05/2010,,MY MOMENT! 101,Great Grey Shrike,Lanius excubitor,,, 102,Magpie,Pica pica,,,9 on 26/12/1998 103,Jay,Garrulus glandarius,,,"4 records. 2 on 10/11/2005, 12/11/2005, 23/12/2005, 2/1/2006" 104,Jackdaw,Corvus monedula,,, 105,Rook,Corvus frugilegus,,, 106,Carrion Crow,Corvus corone,,, 107,Goldcrest,Regulus regulus,,, 108,Blue Tit,Cyanistes caeruleus,,, 109,Great Tit,Parus major,,, 110,Marsh Tit,Poecile palustris,02/10/2005,, 111,Skylark,Alauda arvensis,,, 112,Sand Martin,Riparia riparia,,,c250 on 4/5/2004 113,Swallow,Hirundo rustica,,,c250 on 19/9/2005 114,House Martin,Delichon urbicum,,,c50 on 2/9/2005 115,Long-tailed Tit,Aegithalos caudatus,,, 116,Chiffchaff,Phylloscopus collybita,,,Earliest 31/3/2004 117,Willow Warbler,Phylloscopus trochilus,,,Earliest 20/4/2008 118,Blackcap,Sylvia atricapilla,,,Earliest 25/4/2007 119,Garden Warbler,Sylvia borin,,, 120,Lesser Whitethroat,Sylvia curruca,,,Earliest 27/4/1999 121,Whitethroat,Sylvia communis,,,Earliest 17/4/2008 122,Sedge Warbler,Acrocephalus schoenobaenus,,,Earliest 23/4/2010 123,Treecreeper,Certhia familiaris,10/12/2005,, 124,Wren,Troglodytes troglodytes,,, 125,Starling,Sturnus vulgaris,,, 126,Blackbird,Turdus merula,,, 127,Fieldfare,Turdus pilaris,,,Record count - c500 on 1/1/2003 128,Song Thrush,Turdus philomelos,,, 129,Redwing,Turdus iliacus,,,Record count - c50 on 8/3/1988 130,Mistle Thrush,Turdus viscivorus,,, 131,Robin,Erithacus rubecula,,, 132,Whinchat,Saxicola rubetra,,,"2 records. 2 on 25/8/2006, 17/9/2008" 133,Stonechat,Saxicola rubicola,,,"02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 08, 09" 134,Wheatear,Oenanthe oenanthe,,,"4 records. 2 on 5/4/1993, 2/10/2005, 17/9/2008, 5/5/2010" 135,Dunnock,Prunella modularis,,, 136,House Sparrow,Passer domesticus,21/02/2004,,Only record! 137,Tree Sparrow,Passer montanus,,, 138,Yellow Wagtail,Motacilla flava,,,Seen most years 139,Grey Wagtail,Motacilla cinerea,,,"5 records. 05,06,07,09,10" 140,Pied Wagtail,Motacilla alba,,,30 on 15/11/1997 141,Meadow Pipit,Anthus pratensis,,,c80 on 19/9/2005 142,Water Pipit,Anthus spinoletta,,,"2 records. 19/3/2004, 19/2/2005" 143,Brambling,Fringilla montifringilla,,,"5 records. 2 on 14/2/2004, 3 on 1/3/2004, 5/2/2005, 6/1/2008, 10/2/2008" 144,Chaffinch,Fringilla coelebs,,, 145,Bullfinch,Pyrrhula pyrrhula,,, 146,Greenfinch,Chloris chloris,,, 147,Linnet,Linaria cannabina,,, 148,Lesser Redpoll,Acanthis cabaret,,,"3 records. 1/1/2004, 14/2/2004, 18/12/2005" 149,Goldfinch,Carduelis carduelis,,, 150,Corn Bunting,Emberiza calandra,,, 151,Yellowhammer,Emberiza citrinella,,,Record count - 10 on 1/1/2004 152,Reed Bunting,Emberiza schoeniclus,,,Record count - 20 on 24/3/2004