Birds

Over time this section will evolve into many sections covering the different categories of birds.  Sections so far are:- Waders, Seabirds, Birds of Prey and Passerines. So please do make a habit of returning to the site.

BIRD SPOTTING INFORMATION

NORTHANTSBIRDS  website has regular features about birds and birdwatching in Northamptonshire.

I can highly recommend it, I have learnt a great deal about birds and identifying them from this site.

GUIDELINES

If you enjoy nature and birdwatching you should be aware of and  respect these guidelines from the RSPB.

Current list of Birds Photographed

Larks Pipits Wagtails

Grey Wagtail

Pied Wagtail

Rock Pippit

Sky Lark

White Wagtail

Yellow Wagtail

Meadow Pipit

Thrushes etc

Blackbird

Dipper

Fieldfare

Song Thrush

Starling

 

Sparrows etc

House Sparrow

Tree Sparrow

 

 

Chats

Dunnock

Redstart

Robin

Stonechat

Wren

 

Warblers etc

Chiffchaff

Goldcrest

Reed Warbler

Garden Warbler

Blackcap

Sedge Warbler

Finchs

Bullfinch

Chaffinch

Corn Bunting

Goldfinch

Greenfinch

Reed Bunting

Serin

Yellowhammer

Tits

Great Tit

Blue Tit

Coal Tit

Long Tailed Tit

 

Crows  etc

Crow

Jackdaw

Magpie

Rook

 

Aerial Feeders

House Martin

Swallow

Sand Martin

Swift

Non Passerines

Collared Dove

Green Woodpecker

Kingfisher

Woodpigeon

 

 

Gamebirds

Pheasant

Red Legged Partridge

 

Birds of Prey

Buzzard

Kestrel

Marsh Harrier

Red Kite

Sparrowhawk

Osprey

Wildfowl

Canada Goose

Domestic Goose

Egyptian Goose

Goosander

Grey Lag / Canada Hybrid

Grey Lag Goose

 

Coot

Gadwall

Goldeneye

Great Crested Grebe

Little Grebe

Mallard

Moorhen

Mute Swan

Pochard

Red Crested Pochard

Ruddy Shelduck

Shelduck

Shoveller

Teal

Tufted Duck

Wigeon

 

Waterside Birds

Grey Heron

Little Egret

Great White Egret

 

Waders

 

Avocet

Black tailed Godwit

Curlew

Greenshank

Grey Plover

Little Ringed Plover

Knot

Lapwing

Oystercatcher

Ringed Plover

Turnstone

Turnstone

Water Rail

Whimbrel

Redshank

Snipe

Green Sandpiper

Seabirds

Cormorant

Shag

 

Gulls & Terns

Black Headed Gull

Common Gull

Common Tern

Great Black Backed Gull

Herring Gull

Lesser Black Backed Gull

Little Gull

Mediterranean Gull

Yellow Legged Gull