Category Archives: South-East England

Common Redshank


Charadriiformes

Place: Penarth Marina, Cardiff Bay
Dates: 5 January 2017.





Place: Arnside estuary, Cumbria
Dates: 8 February 2017.



Place: Keyhaven, New Forest
Dates: 5 August 2017.






[Tringa totanus, Family Scolopacidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common redshank]

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

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

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Barnacle Goose


Anseriformes

Place: Leeds Castle, Kent
Dates: 2 July 2016.




[Branta leucopsis, Family Anatidae, Order Anseriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Barnacle goose]

The sound of the barnacle goose (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Willem-Pier Vellinga)

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

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).