Category Archives: North-East England

Sandwich Terns

Charadriiformes

Place: Inner Farne, Farne Islands, Northumbria
Date: 29 June 2018.








[Thalasseus sandvicensis, Family Laridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Sandwich tern]

The sound of the Sandwich tern (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Farrow)

Distribution of the Sandwich tern across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

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Linnet Taking a Bath

Passeriformes #2

Place: Lindisfarne, Northumbria
Date: 29 June 2018.






[Linaria cannabina, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common linnet]

The sound of the linnet (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Sander Bot)

Distribution of the linnet across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Juvenile Arctic Terns

Charadriiformes

Place: Inner Farne, Farne Islands, Northumbria
Dates: 2 August 2009.


[Sterna paradisaea, Family Laridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Arctic tern]

The sound of the arctic tern (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Niels Krabbe)

Distribution of the arctic tern across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Yellowhammer

Passeriformes #2

Place: Flamborough Head, Yorkshire
Dates: 4 November 2015.




[Emberiza citrinella, Family Emberizidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Yellowhammer]

The sound of the yellowhammer (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Frank Lambert)

Distribution of the yellowhammer across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Common Eider

Anseriformes

Place: Amble, Northumbria
Date: 2 August 2009.


Place: Wetland Centre Slimbridge, Gloucestershire
Date: 24 July 2016.



[Somateria mollissima, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common eider]

The sound of the common eider (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Ruud van Beusekom)

Distribution of the common eider across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Oystercatchers in the Sunset

Charadriiformes

Place: Flamborough Head, Yorkshire
Date: 31 October 2015.




[Haematopus ostralegus, Family Haematopodidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian oystercatcher]

The sound of the oystercatcher (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marc Anderson)

Distribution of the oystercatcher across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Cormorants on a Cliff

Suliformes

Place: Flamborough Head, Yorkshire
Date: 4 November 2015.








[Phalacrocorax carbo, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great cormorant]

The sound of the cormorant (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the cormorant across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).