Reserve List - Birds

(last update from 2015 report)

This list is compiled from the Brandon Marsh Reports published by the Brandon Marsh Voluntary Conservation Team

Bird species information are links to the R.S.P.B. website.
No. Species Name Latin Name Year
1 Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 2015
2 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 2015
3 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 2006
4 Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis 2006
5 Fulmar (Northern) Fulmarus glacialis 1981
6 Gannet (Northern) Morus bassanus 2003
7 Cormorant (Great) Phalacrocorax carbo 2015
8 Shag (European) Phalacrocorax aristotelis 2004
9 Bittern (Eurasian) Botaurus stellaris 2015
10 Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus 1981
11 Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax 2001
12 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 2015
13 Great Egret Ardea alba 2015
14 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 2015
15 Spoonbill (Eurasian) Platalea leucorodia 2007
16 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 2015
17 Bewick's Swan Cygnus columbianus 2009
18 Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus 2013
19 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 2015
20 Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 2012
21 Greylag Goose Anser anser 2015
22 Snow Goose Anser caerulescens 2015
23 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 2015
24 Barnacle Goose Branta leucopsis 2015
25 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 1988
26 Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiacus 2015
27 Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea 1978
28 Shelduck (Common) Tadorna tadorna 2015
29 Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata 2014
30 Wigeon (Eurasian) Anas penelope 2015
31 Gadwall Anas strepera 2015
32 Teal (Eurasian) Anas crecca 2015
33 Green-winged Teal Anas carolinensis 2013
34 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 2015
35 Pintail (Northern) Anas acuta 2015
36 Garganey Anas querquedula 2015
37 Blue-winged Teal Anas discors 1989
38 Shoveler (Northern) Anas clypeata 2015
39 Red-crested Pochard Netta rufina 2014
40 Pochard (Common) Aythya ferina 2015
41 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 1978
42 Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca 2006
43 Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 2015
44 Greater Scaup Aythya marila 2008
45 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 2008
46 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 2013
47 Goldeneye (Common) Bucephala clangula 2015
48 Smew Mergellus albellus 2013
49 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 1998
50 Goosander Mergus merganser 2015
51 Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis 2009
52 Honey-buzzard (European) Pernis apivorus 2010
53 Red Kite Milvus milvus 2015
54 Marsh Harrier (Eurasian) Circus aeruginosus 2015
55 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 2011
56 Goshawk (Northern) Accipiter gentilis 2008
57 Sparrowhawk (Eurasian) Accipiter nisus 2015
58 Buzzard (Common) Buteo buteo 2015
59 Rough-legged Buzzard Buteo lagopus 1974
60 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 2015
61 Kestrel (Common) Falco tinnunculus 2015
62 Merlin Falco columbarius 2015
63 Hobby (Eurasian) Falco subbuteo 2015
64 Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus 2015
65 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 2015
66 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 2015
67 Quail (Common) Coturnix coturnix 1997
68 Pheasant (Common) Phasianus colchicus 2015
69 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 2015
70 Spotted Crake Porzana porzana 2015
71 Moorhen (Common) Gallinula chloropus 2015
72 Coot (Common) Fulica atra 2015
73 Oystercatcher (Eurasian) Haematopus ostralegus 2015
74 Avocet (Pied) Recurvirostra avosetta 2015
75 Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius 2015
76 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 2015
77 Golden Plover (European) Pluvialis apricaria 2015
78 Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 1999
79 Lapwing (Northern) Vanellus vanellus 2015
80 Knot (Red) Calidris canutus 2008
81 Sanderling Calidris alba 2014
82 Little Stint Calidris minuta 2009
83 Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii 2010
84 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 2013
85 Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea 2014
86 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 1973
87 Dunlin Calidris alpina 2015
88 Ruff Philomachus pugnax 2015
89 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 2015
90 Snipe (Common) Gallinago gallinago 2015
91 Woodcock (Eurasian) Scolopax rusticola 2015
92 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa 2015
93 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 2014
94 Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 2015
95 Curlew (Eurasian) Numenius arquata 2015
96 Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus 2014
97 Redshank (Common) Tringa totanus 2015
98 Greenshank (Common) Tringa nebularia 2015
99 Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus 2015
100 Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 2015
101 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 2015
102 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 2013
103 Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus 1959
104 Grey Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius 2015
105 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 2000
106 Franklin's Gull Larus pipixcan 2008
107 Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus 2015
108 Little Gull Larus minutus 2014
109 Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus 2015
110 Common Gull (Mew) Larus canus 2015
111 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 2015
112 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 2015
113 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 2005
114 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 2012
115 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 2015
116 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 2015
117 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 2013
118 Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans 2015
119 Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 2014
120 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 2015
121 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 2011
122 Little Tern Sterna albifrons 2009
123 Black Tern Chlidonias niger 2012
124 Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida 2012
125 White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus 1995
126 Little Auk Alle alle 2003
127 Rock Pigeon (Feral) Columba livia 2015
128 Stock Dove (Pigeon) Columba oenas 2015
129 Wood Pigeon (Common) Columba palumbus 2015
130 Collared Dove (Eurasian) Streptopelia decaocto 2015
131 Turtle Dove (European) Streptopelia turtur 2015
132 Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri 2015
133 Cuckoo (Common) Cuculus canorus 2015
134 Barn Owl Tyto alba 2015
135 Little Owl Athene noctua 2014
136 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 2015
137 Long-eared Owl Asio otus 2012
138 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 2015
139 Hoopoe Upupa epops 1968
140 Nightjar (European) Caprimulgus europaeus 2006
141 Swift (Common) Apus apus 2015
142 Kingfisher (Common) Alcedo atthis 2015
143 Bee Eater Merops apiaster 2008
144 Wryneck (Eurasian) Jynx torquilla 1976
145 Green Woodpecker Picus viridis 2015
146 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 2015
147 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos minor 2014
148 Skylark Alauda arvensis 2015
149 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 2015
150 Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica 2015
151 House Martin Delichon urbica 2015
152 Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis 2014
153 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 2015
154 Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus 2013
155 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta 2004
156 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 2015
157 Citrine Wagtail Motacilla citreola 1997
158 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 2015
159 Pied Wagtail (White) Motacilla alba 2015
160 Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 2012
161 Wren (Winter) Troglodytes troglodytes 2015
162 Hedge Accentor (Dunnock) Prunella modularis 2015
163 Robin (European) Erithacus rubecula 2015
164 Nightingale (Common) Luscinia megarhynchos 2012
165 Bluethroat Luscinia svecica 1995
166 Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros 2000
167 Redstart (Common) Phoenicurus phoenicurus 2015
168 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 2015
169 Stonechat Saxicola torquata 2015
170 Wheatear (Northern) Oenanthe oenanthe 2015
171 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus 2007
172 Blackbird (Common ) Turdus merula 2015
173 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 2015
174 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 2015
175 Redwing Turdus iliacus 2015
176 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 2015
177 Cetti's Warbler Cettia cetti 2015
178 Grasshopper Warbler (Common) Locustella naevia 2015
179 Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides 2004
180 Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus 2015
181 Marsh Warbler Acrocephalus palustris 2001
182 Reed Warbler (Eurasian) Acrocephalus scirpaceus 2015
183 Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus 2005
184 Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta 2000
185 Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria 1979
186 Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca 2015
187 Whitethroat (Common) Sylvia communis 2015
188 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 2015
189 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 2015
190 Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix 2015
191 Chiffchaff (Common) Phylloscopus collybita 2015
192 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 2015
193 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 2015
194 Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla 2014
195 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 2015
196 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 2015
197 Bearded Tit Panurus biarmicus 2015
198 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 2015
199 Marsh Tit Parus palustris 2015
200 Willow Tit Parus montanus 2015
201 Coal Tit Parus ater 2015
202 Blue Tit Parus caeruleus 2015
203 Great Tit Parus major 2015
204 Nuthatch (Wood) Sitta europaea 2015
205 Treecreeper (Eurasian) Certhia familiaris 2015
206 Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio 1971
207 Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator 2013
208 Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor 2004
209 Jay (Eurasian) Garrulus glandarius 2015
210 Magpie (Black-billed) Pica pica 2015
211 Jackdaw (Western) Corvus monedula 2015
212 Rook Corvus frugilegus 2015
213 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 2015
214 Hooded Crow Corvus cornix 1976
215 Raven (Common) Corvus corax 2015
216 Starling (Common) Sturnus vulgaris 2015
217 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 2014
218 Tree Sparrow (Eurasian) Passer montanus 2010
219 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 2015
220 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 2015
221 Greenfinch (European) Carduelis chloris 2015
222 Goldfinch (European) Carduelis carduelis 2015
223 Siskin (Eurasian) Carduelis spinus 2015
224 Linnet (Common) Carduelis cannabina 2015
225 Twite Carduelis flavirostris 1983
226 Lesser Redpoll Carduelis cabaret 2015
227 Mealy Redpoll Carduelis flammea 2014
228 Crossbill (Common) Loxia curvirostra 2015
229 Bullfinch (Common) Pyrrhula pyrrhula 2015
230 Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes 2002
231 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 1998
232 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 2014
233 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus 2015
234 Corn Bunting Miliaria calandra 1998