Appendix 1&2

APPENDIX 1 – Species of birds identified in Thurlow, 1982 – 1999

u = uncommon  vu = very uncommon R = resident  S = summer visitor  W = winter visitor  P = passage migrant

Little grebe W Long-eared owl uW Jay R
Great crested grebe uW Swift S Magpie R
Cormorant uW Kingfisher R Jackdaw R
Grey heron R Green woodpecker R Rook R
Mute swan uW Greater spotted woodpecker R Carrion crow R
Whooper swan vuW Lesser spotted woodpecker R Starling R
White-fronted goose vuW Skylark R House sparrow R
Canada goose R Sand martin uS Tree sparrow uS or W
Barnacle goose vuW House martin S Chaffinch R
Wigeon uW Swallow S Brambling uW
Gadwall uW Meadow pipit W Greenfinch R
Teal uW Yellow wagtail P Goldfinch R
Mallard R Grey wagtail R Linnet R
Shoeveler uW White wagtail P Siskin W
Pochard W Pied wagtail R Redpoll uW
Tufted duck R Wren R Crossbill uW or S
Goosander vuW Dunnock R Bullfinch R
Sparrowhawk R Robin R Hawfinch uW or S
Buzzard uW Wheatear P Yellowhammer R
Kestrel R Blackbird R Reed bunting R
Hobby uS Song thrush R Corn bunting uW or S
Red-legged partridge R Mistle thrush R
Common partridge R Fieldfare W
Quail uS Redwing W
Pheasant R Grasshopper warbler uS
Water rail uW Sedge warbler S
Moorhen R Reed warbler S
Coot R Lesser whitethroat S
Golden plover W Common whitethroat S
Lapwing R Garden warbler S
Common snipe W Blackcap S
Woodcock W Wood warbler uP
Curlew uP Willow warbler S
Green sandpiper uP Chiffchaff S
Common sandpiper uP Goldcrest R
Black-headed gull W Firecrest uP
Common gull W Spotted flycatcher S
Herring gull W Pied flycatcher uP
Lesser black-headed gull W Long-tailed tit R
Stock dove R Marsh tit R
Wood pigeon R Willow tit uW
Collared dove R Coal tit R
Turtle dove S Blue tit R
Cuckoo S Great tit R
Barn owl uW or S Nuthatch R
Little owl R Tree creeper R
Tawny owl R Woodchat shrike vuP

APPENDIX 2 – Song chart of the weeks in which species are singing regularly in Little Thurlow