YEAR LIST for 2011

A list of all the species I've seen this year.
Gives an idea of what can be seen at the various locations
and at what date they first appear.

Birds in CAPITALS are first time sightings,("Lifers" or 1st on IOW),
(IOW total in Brackets). Feral/Escaped birds (E), Sub-species (Ssp)

DATE TOTAL SPECIES Seen in- JANUARY LOCATION
Jan 1st.-- "Birdrace" from 6.50 to 17.00 in order of sightings. (IOW only)
" (01 - 48) Robin, Crow, Pheasant, (Reed Bunting), Moorhen, Wood Pigeon, Teal, Wren, Coot, Rook, Mallard, Herring Gull, Blue Tit, Jay, House Sparrow, Canada Geese, Kingfisher, Blackbird, Little Grebe, Wigeon, Brent Goose, Greater Black-backed Gull, Black-headed Gull, Swan, Black-tailed Godwit, (Goldcrest), Curlew, Lapwing. Shelduck, Little Egret, Grey Plover, Greenshank, Tufted Duck, Buzzard,, Shoveler, Chaffinch, Stock Dove, Gadwall, Great-spotted Woodpecker Snipe, Jackdaw, Magpie, Great Tit, Starling, Collared Dove, Dunnock, Song Thrush, Redshank, Yarmouth 7.30
" (49 - 50) Cormorant, Rock Pipit, Fort Victoria 7.40
" (51 -56) Fieldfare, Greenfinch, Goldfinch, Pied Wagtail, Redwing, Sparrowhawk, Freshwater Causeway 9.10
" (57 - 62) Feral Pigeon, Fulmar, Skylark, Stonechat, Common Gull, Kestrel, Freshwater Bay 9.30
" (63 - 76) Bullfinch, Pintail, (Yellowhammer), Mediterranean Gull, Goldeneye, Golden Plover, Bar-tailed Godwit, Peregrine, Rock Pipit, Peregrine, Knot, Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Oystercatcher, Turnstone, Linnet, Newtown NR 9.50
" (77) Long-tailed Tit, Shide 11.45
" (78 - 82) Sanderling, Great-crested Grebe, Mistle Thrush, Raven, Pochard, Ryde Esplanade/Appley 13.20
" (83 - 86) Heron, Red-brested Merganser, Slavonian Grebe, Shag, Puckpool/Seaview 13.55
" (87 - 89) Chiffchaff, Meadow Pipit, Grey Wagtail, Brading Sewage Wks. 15.45
" (90 - 91) White-fronted Geese, Marsh Harrier. Laundry Lane 16.15
Jan 2nd. (92)
(93)
(94)
(95)
(96)
(97)
(98)
Green Woodpecker (2)
Lapland Bunting (2)
Common Scoter (3)
Goosander (1)
Eider (2)
Black-necked Grebe (1)
Sandwich Tern (1)
Centurion's Copse
(Set-aside Field)
"
St. Helens Beach
Foreland
Seaview Esp.
"
Jan 3rd. (99)
(100)
(101)
(102)
(103)
Little Gull (2) Click for Picture
Red-legged Partridge (7)
Siskin (c10)
Coal Tit (H)
Treecreeper (2)
Queens Bower, Alverstone
Blackwater, IOW
"
Firestone Copse, Havenstreet.
"
Jan 4th. (104)
(105)
Waxwing (6) Click for Picture
Woodcock (1)
Riverway, Newport
Newnham Lane, Binstead
Jan 8th. (106)
(107)
(108)
(109)
Kittiwake (1W)
Razorbill (1+)
Red-throated Diver (8)
Gannet (3W)
St. Catherine's Point
IOW
"
"
Jan 9th. (110) Water Rail (H) Rofford Marsh, Yarmouth
Jan 10th. (111) Firecrest (1m) Click for Picture Shide, Newport, IOW
Jan 11th. (112) Scaup (1 imm. m) Medina, N. of Newport
Jan 12th. (E1) Bar-headed Goose (1) Laundry Lane, St. Helens
Jan 14th. (E2)
(113)
(114)
Greylag Goose (1)
Black-throated Diver (1)
Lesser Black-backed Gull (2)
Ryde Canoe Lake
Puckpool
Laundry Lane
Jan 15th. (115)
(116)
Purple Sandpiper (2)
Cetti's Warbler (2H)
Foreland, Bembridge
Laundry Lane
Jan 3rd. (117)
(E3)
Ssp 1
Ssp 2
Nuthatch (H)
Barnacle Geese (100+)
Black Brant (1) Click for Picture
Pale-bellied Brent
Quarr Road, Binstead
Nettlestone Hill
Bembridge Harbour
"
Jan 17th. (118)
(119)
(120)
Great Northern Diver (1)
Greylag Goose (14)
Barn Owl (1)
Puckpool
Brading Marsh RSPB
Newnham Lane, Binstead
Mainland Trip Farlington, Watford, Forest of Dean Jan 21-27th
Jan 21st. 121
122
123
124
Green Sandpiper (1)
Ring-necked Parakeet (6)
Egyptian Goose (1)
Red-crested Pochard (6)
Farlington Marsh, Hants
Stocker's Lake, Herts.
"
"
Jan 22nd. 125
126
Redpoll (1-2)
Pink-footed Goose (1)
Fisher's Green
(Lee Valley, Herts.)
Jan 23rd. 127
128
Whooper Swan (100+)
Tree Sparrow (10)
Welney WWT
Norfolk
Jan 24th. 129
130
Red Kite (20)
Mandarin (c20)
M40, Stokenchurch
Cannop, Glos.
Jan 25th. 131
132
133
134
Hawfinch (1)
Brambling (1)
Crossbill (1)
Goshawk (1m)
Linear Park
(Cinderford)
Speech House
New Fancy V.Pt.
Jan 26th. 135
136
137
Tawny Owl (H)
Marsh Tit (1)
Dipper (1)
Drybrook
Wenchford
"
Jan 27th. 138
139
140
Bewick's Swan (c250)
Lesser Scaup (1f)
Barnacle Goose (1)
Slimbridge
WWT
Glos.
Jan 28th. 141 (121) Water Pipit (1) Brading Sewage Wks, IOW
Jan 29th. 142 (122) Spotted Redshank (1) Newtown NR, IOW
Jan 30th. 143 (123) Merlin (1f/juv) Brading Marsh RSPB, IOW

DATE TOTAL SPECIES Seen in- FEBRUARY & MARCH LOCATION
Feb 3rd. 144 (124)
E4
Dartford Warbler (1f)
RED-BREASTED GEESE (2)
West Highdown
Nettlestone Hill
Feb. 5th. 145 (125) Guillemot (1+) "La Falaise" Ventnor, IOW
Feb. 9th. ----- (126) Redpoll (c3) Firestone Copse, IOW
Feb. 14th. 146 (127) Little Owl (1) Bembridge Ponds, IOW
Feb. 24th. 147 (128) Black Redstart (1f/imm) Needles, IOW
March 2nd. 148 (129) Blackcap (1F) Ryde Garden, IOW
March 6th. 149 ------ Spoonbill (1Ad) Slimbridge, Glos.
March 12th. 150 (130)
151 (131)
----- (132)
Wheatear (1m,1f)
Smew (1f)
Barnacle Geese (7)
Brading Marsh
RSPB
IOW
March 17th. 152 (133) Sand Martin (6) Yarmouth, IOW
March 18th. 153 (134) Swallow (1) Hersey NR, IOW
March 25th. 154 (135) Avocet (1) Brading Marsh, IOW
March 27th. ----- (136)
E5
Egyptian Goose (1)
Chiloe Wigeon (1)
Laundry Lane, IOW
March 29th. 155 (137) Willow Warbler (2) Yarmouth, IOW

DATE TOTAL SPECIES Seen in- APRIL LOCATION
April 1st. ----- (138) Spoonbill (3) Bembridge Marsh, IOW
April 2nd. 156 (139)
157 (140)
Osprey (1)
Little Ringed Plover (1)
Yarmouth Estuary
Brading Marsh RSPB
April 6th. 158 (141) Ring Ouzel (1f) Shanklin Down, IOW
April 8th. 159 (142)
160 (143)
161 (144)
Redstart (1f)
Cuckoo (H)
Sedge Warbler (1-2)
Quarr Abbey Farm
" "
Brading Marsh
April 9th. 162 (145)
163 (146)
Whitethroat (1)
Reed Warbler (H)
St. Catherine's Pt.
Brading Marsh, IOW
April 10th. 164 (147)
----- (148)
Wood Sandpiper (1)
Green Sandpiper (H)
Brading Marsh, IOW
April 11th. 165 (149) Lesser Whitethroat (1-2) Newtown NR, IOW
April 14th. 166 (150)
167 (151)
Great Skua "Bonxie" (5)
Arctic Skua (2 Light Phase, 2 Dark)
St. Catherine's Pt.
IOW
April 15th. 168 (152) Common Sandpiper (1) Hersey NR, IOW
April 17th. 169 ------ Nightingale (1seen another heard) Highnam Woods, Glos.
April 18th. 170 ------
171 ------
172 ------
Wood Warbler (1m)
Tree Pipit (2)
Pied Flycatcher (2m)
Crabtree Hill, Cinderford, Glos.
" "
Nagshead NR
April 19th. 173 ------ Whinchat (2m) Blorenge, Gwent.
April 20th. 174 ------ House Martin (2) Coalway, Glos.
April 21st. 175 ------ Garganey (1m) Slimbridge, Glos.
April 22nd. 176 (153)
----- (154)
Whimbrel (1)
Nightingale (1m)
Thorness Bay, IOW
April 23rd. 177 (155)
----- (156)
Manx Shearwater (1)
Whinchat (1m)
St. Catherine's Pt,
Bembridge Marsh RSPB, IOW
April 24th. 178 (157) Hobby (1m) Culver Down, IOW
April 27th. 179 (158) Yellow Wagtail (1) Brading Marsh RSPB,
April 29th. 180 (159)
181 (160)
----- (161)
Common Tern (6)
Ruff (1f)
House Martin (6)
Newtown NR,
Laundry Lane RSPB,
" "
April 30th. 182 (162)
183 (163)
Pomarine Skua (7)
Swift (7)
St. Catherine's Pt.
IOW

DATE TOTAL SPECIES Seen in- MAY - JULY LOCATION
May 2nd. 184 (164) Little Tern (4) Newtown NR, IOW
May 5th. 185 (165)
186 (166)
187 (167)
Black Tern (2)
BEE-EATER (1)
Turtle Dove (1)
St. Catherine's Pt.
IOW
Hersey NR, Seaview
May 10th. 188 ------ Garden Warbler (3m) Crabtree Hill, Cinderford, Glos.
May 16th. 189 (168) Nightjar (4) Parkhurst Forest, IOW
May 17th. 190 (169) Spotted Flycatcher (1) Quarr Abbey, IOW
May 19th. ----- (170) Garden Warbler (1m) Brighstone Down, IOW
May 21st. ----- (171) Garganey (3m) Brading Marsh RSPB, IOW
May 27th. ----- (172) Mandarin (1m) Jersey Camp, Porchfield, IOW
May 28th. 191 (173) Long-eared Owl (3 juv, Squeaking) Parkhurst Forest, IOW
June 16th. 192 ------ Ruddy Shelduck (2) believed genuine. Slimbridge, WWT, Glos.
July 10th. ----- (174) Crossbill (H) Firestone Copse, IOW

DATE TOTAL SPECIES Seen in- AUTUMN LOCATION
August 26th. 193 (175) Monagu's Harrier (1 juv) Chale Cliffs, IOW
August 30th. 194 (176) Curlew Sandpiper (1 juv) Newtown NR, IOW
August 31st. 195 (177) Little Stint (1 juv) Newtown NR, IOW
September 9th. 196 (178) Wryneck (1) Alum Bay, IOW
September 10th. 197 (179) Arctic Tern (1) Bembridge Harbour, IOW
September 16th. 198 ------ Bearded Tit (5) Farlington Marsh, Hants
September 17th. 199 -------
200 -------
Yellow-legged Gull (1)
Grey Phalarope (1)
Grafham Water, Cambs.
September 19th. 201 ------- SABINE'S GULL (1) Grafham Water, Cambs.
September 27th. ----- (180) Yellow-legged Gull (1) Whale Chine, IOW
September 30th. 202 (181) GLOSSY IBIS (7) Bembridge RSPB, IOW

DATE TOTAL SPECIES Seen in- WINTER LOCATION
October 1st. 203 (182) PECTORAL SANDPIPER (1 juv) St. Catherine's Point, IOW
October 13th. ----- (183) Bearded Tit (7) Yarmouth, IOW
October 15th. ----- (184) SABINE'S GULL (1) St. Catherine's Pt, IOW
November 2nd (E6) Black Swan (1) Bathingbourne Reservoir
November 3rd. 204 (185) Hen Harrier (1f/juv) Newtown NR, IOW
November 17th. 205 (186) Bittern (1) Brading Marsh, IOW

That's the total for 2011 so far.

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