Lincs Big Bird Day - 1st January 2021

Thanks to Richard Doan's for putting together the first DRAFT results for the Lincolnshire Big Bird Day held 1st January 2021.

A massive 143 species were recorded across Lincolnshire. Full details will appear in February's LBC eNewsletter.

The list below includes all species recorded, with comments on some of the scarcer species. While birds highlighted in RED were NOT recorded on the day.

You still have time to submit data, please send direct to Richard at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

SPECIES COUNT

SPECIES

COMMENTS

1

Brent Goose

 

2

Canada Goose

 

3

Barnacle Goose

Saltfleetby & Baston Gravel Pits

4

Snow Goose

Sutton Bridge

5

Greylag Goose

 

6

Pink-footed Goose

 

7

Tundra Bean Goose

Huttoft Pit

8

White-fronted Goose

Huttoft Pit & Frieston Shore

9

Mute Swan

 
 

Bewick’s Swan

 

10

Whooper Swan

 

11

Egyptian Goose

Trent Port

12

Shelduck

 

13

Shoveler

 

14

Gadwall

 

15

Wigeon

 

16

Mallard

 

17

Pintail

 

18

Teal

 

19

Red-crested Pochard

Baston Gravel Pits

20

Pochard

 

21

Tufted Duck

 

22

Scaup

Tallington Lakes

23

Eider

 

24

Velvet Scoter

Saltfleetby

25

Common Scoter

 

26

Long-tailed Duck

Saltfleetby & Huttoft

27

Goldeneye

 

28

Smew

Baston Gravel Pits

29

Goosander

 

30

Red-breasted Merganser

 

31

Red-legged Partridge

 

32

Grey Partridge

 

33

Pheasant

 

34

Red-throated Diver

 

35

Black-throated Diver

Saltfleetby

36

Great Northern Diver

Saltfleetby/Gibraltar Point/Huttoft

 

Fulmar

 

37

Little Grebe

 
 

Red-necked Grebe

 

38

Great Crested Grebe

 

39

Slavonian Grebe

Freiston Shore

 

Black-necked Grebe

 

40

Grey Heron

 

41

Great White Egret

Worlaby

42

Bittern

Far Ings

43

Little Egret

 

44

Gannet

Huttoft

 

Shag

 

45

Cormorant

 

46

Sparrowhawk

 

47

Marsh Harrier

 

48

Hen Harrier

 

49

Red Kite

 

50

Common Buzzard

 

51

Water Rail

 

52

Moorhen

 

53

Coot

 
 

Crane

 

54

Oystercatcher

 

55

Avocet

Frampton Marsh

56

Lapwing

 

57

Golden Plover

 

58

Grey Plover

 

59

Ringed Plover

 

60

Curlew

 

61

Bar-tailed Godwit

 

62

Black-tailed Godwit

 

63

Turnstone

 

64

Knot

 

65

Ruff

 

66

Sanderling

 

67

Dunlin

 

68

Woodcock

 

69

Jack Snipe

Grantham Area

70

Snipe

 

71

Green Sandpiper

Swanpool & Grantham Area

72

Redshank

 

73

Spotted Redshank

Alkborough Flats

 

Greenshank

 
 

Kittiwake

 

74

Black-headed Gull

 
 

Little Gull

 
 

Mediterranean Gull

 

75

Common Gull

 

76

Great Black-backed Gull

 
 

Glaucous Gull

 
 

Iceland Gull

 

77

Herring Gull

 
 

Caspian Gull

 

78

Yellow-legged Gull

Huttoft Car Terrace & Covenham Reservoir

79

Lesser Black-backed Gull

 

80

Common Guillemot

 
 

Razorbill

 

81

Stock Dove

 

82

Feral Pigeon

 

83

Wood Pigeon

 

84

Collared Dove

 

85

Barn Owl

 

86

Tawny Owl

 

87

Little Owl

 

88

Long-eared Owl

Deeping Lakes

89

Short-eared Owl

 

90

Kingfisher

 
 

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

 

91

Great Spotted Woodpecker

 

92

Green Woodpecker

 

93

Kestrel

 

94

Merlin

 

9

Peregrine

 

96

Jay

 

97

Magpie

 

98

Jackdaw

 

99

Rook

 

100

Carrion Crow

 

101

Raven

 
 

Waxwing

 

102

Coal Tit

 

103

Marsh Tit

Neville Wood Nocton

 

Willow Tit

 

104

Blue Tit

 

105

Great Tit

 

106

Bearded Tit

 

107

Skylark

 
 

Shore Lark

 

108

Cetti’s Warbler

 

109

Long-tailed Tit

 

110

Chiffchaff

Baston Gravel Pits

111

Blackcap

 

112

Goldcrest

 

113

Wren

 

114

Nuthatch

Neville Wood Nocton

115

Treecreeper

 

116

Starling

 

117

Blackbird

 

118

Fieldfare

 

119

Redwing

 

120

Song Thrush

 

121

Mistle Thrush

 

122

Robin

 

123

Stonechat

 

124

House Sparrow

 

125

Tree Sparrow

 

126

Dunnock

 

127

Grey Wagtail

 

128

Pied Wagtail

 

129

Meadow Pipit

 

130

Water Pipit

Gibraltar Point & Baston Gravel Pits

131

Rock Pipit

 

132

Chaffinch

 

133

Brambling

 

134

Bullfinch

 

135

Greenfinch

 
 

Twite

 

136

Linnet

 

137

Lesser Redpoll

 
 

Crossbill

 

138

Goldfinch

 

139

Siskin

 
 

Lapland Bunting

 

140

Snow Bunting

Gibraltar Point & Saltfleetby

141

Corn Bunting

Gibraltar Point

142

Yellowhammer

 

143

Reed Bunting

 

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