Category Archives: South-East England

Mistle Thrush


Passeriformes #2

Place: Reading Services (M4), Berkshire
Dates: 24 January 2017.






[Turdus viscivorus, Family Turdidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Mistle thrush]

The sound of the mistle thrush (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

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

More Kestrels


Falconiformes

Place: Taranto, Puglia, Italy
Dates: 11 June 2016.





Place: Riverside Countrypark, Gillingham, Kent
Dates: 4 July 2016.





Place: Shapwick Moor, Somerset Levels
Dates: 11 October 2016.


[Falco tinnunculus, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common kestrel]

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

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

African Spotted Eagle Owl


Strigiformes

Place: Leeds Castle, Kent
Dates: 4 July 2016.




[Bubo africanus, Family Strigidae, Order Strigiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Spotted eagle-owl]

The sound of the African spotted eagle owl (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Rob van Bemmelen)

Male Gadwall / Female Mallard


Anseriformes

Place: Arundel, West Sussex
Date: 18 March 2017.




[Anas strepera, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Gadwall]

The sound of the gadwall (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Matthias Feuersenger)

[Anas platyrhynchos, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Mallard]

The sound of the mallard (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Matthias Feuersenger)

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

Greenfinch


Passeriformes #2

Place: Beaulieu, New Forest
Date: 3 May 2016.





Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 26 October 2016.





[Chloris chloris, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: European greenfinch]

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

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

Rook


Passeriformes #1

Place: Stonehenge, Wiltshire
Dates: 30 January 2015.


Place: Lacock Abbey, Wiltshire
Dates: 4 March 2016.


Place: Beaulieu, New Forest
Dates: 5 May 2016.




[Corvus frugilegus, Family Corvidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Rook (bird)]

The sound of the rook (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

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

Oystercatchers


Charadriiformes

Place: Lundy Island
Dates: 11 August 2016.


Place: Blakeney Point, Norfolk
Dates: 1 September 2015.


Place: Keyhaven, New Forest
Dates: 30 April 2016.


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

The sound of the oystercatcher (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

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