Saturday, 1 January 2022

Stour Valley Species List 2022

The species list so far = 162(163)


Number

Species

Date

1

Mute Swan

January 1st

2

Russian White-fronted Goose

January 1st

3

Greylag Goose

January 1st

4

Mallard

January 1st

5

Gadwall

January 1st

6

Pintail

January 1st

7

Shoveler

January 1st

8

Wigeon

January 1st

9

Teal

January 1st

10

Pochard

January 1st

11

Tufted Duck

January 1st

12

Goldeneye

January 1st

13

Pheasant

January 1st

14

Great-crested Grebe

January 1st

15

Cormorant

January 1st

16

Great-white Egret

January 1st

17

Grey Heron

January 1st

18

Marsh Harrier

January 1st

19

Hen Harrier

January 1st

20

Common Buzzard

January 1st

21

Sparrowhawk

January 1st

22

Kestrel

January 1st

23

Peregrine Falcon

January 1st

24

Water Rail

January 1st

25

Moorhen

January 1st

26

Coot

January 1st

27

Lapwing

January 1st

28

Green Sandpiper

January 1st

29

Woodcock

January 1st

30

Snipe

January 1st

31

Black-headed Gull

January 1st

32

Common Gull

January 1st

33

Herring Gull

January 1st

34

Great Black-backed Gull

January 1st

35

Stock Dove

January 1st

36

Woodpigeon

January 1st

37

Collared Dove

January 1st

38

Short-eared Owl

January 1st

39

Tawny Owl

January 1st

40

Green Woodpecker

January 1st

41

Skylark

January 1st

42

Water Pipit

January 1st

43

Meadow Pipit

January 1st

44

Pied Wagtail

January 1st

45

Dunnock

January 1st

46

Robin

January 1st

47

Stonechat

January 1st

48

Song Thrush

January 1st

49

Mistle Thrush

January 1st

50

Fieldfare

January 1st

51

Blackbird

January 1st

52

Cettis Warbler

January 1st

53

Chiffchaff

January 1st

54

Goldcrest

January 1st

55

Firecrest

January 1st

56

Great Tit

January 1st

57

Blue Tit

January 1st

58

Long-tailed Tit

January 1st

59

Nuthatch

January 1st

60

Treecreeper

January 1st

61

Magpie

January 1st

62

Jay

January 1st

63

Jackdaw

January 1st

64

Rook

January 1st

65

Carrion Crow

January 1st

66

Raven

January 1st

67

Starling

January 1st

68

House Sparrow

January 1st

69

Chaffinch

January 1st

70

Goldfinch

January 1st

71

Siskin

January 1st

72

Reed Bunting

January 1st

73

Corn Bunting

January 1st

74

Great-spotted Woodpecker

January 2nd

75

Grey Wagtail

January 2nd

76

Redwing

January 2nd

77

Wren

January 2nd

78

Brambling

January 2nd

79

Yellowhammer

January 2nd

80

Shelduck

January 3rd

81

Little Egret

January 3rd

82

Bewick’s Swan

January 5th

83

Coal Tit

January 5th

84

Dusky Warbler

January 6th

85

Goosander

January 9th

86

Lesser-spotted Woodpecker

January 9th

87

Bullfinch

January 9th

88

Little grebe

January 14th

89

Bearded Tit

January 14th

90

Lesser Redpoll

January 15th

91

Merlin

January 16th

92

Kingfisher

January 19th

93

Bittern

February 6th

94

Linnet

February 6th

95

Egyptian Goose

February 8th

96

Canada Goose

February 9th

97

Spoonbill

February 27th

98

Lesser Black-backed Gull

March 5th

99

Barn Owl

March 6th

100

Cattle Egret

March 10th

101

Black-tailed Godwit

March 10th

102

Dunlin

March 11th

103

Mediterranean Gull

March 12th

104

Ringed Plover

March 13th

105

Avocet

March 14th

106

Little-ringed Plover

March 17th

107

Garganey

March 18th

108

Ruff

March 19th

109

Yellow-legged Gull

March 19th

110

Redshank

March 20th

111

Glossy Ibis

March 22nd

112

Blackcap

March 23rd

113

Black Swan

March 25th

114

Little Owl

March 26th

115

Greenfinch

March 26th

116

Swallow

April 1st

117

Spotted Crake

April 3rd

118

Sedge Warbler

April 3rd

119

Barnacle Goose

April 5th

120

House martin

April 7th

121

Long-eared Owl

April 10th

122

Sand Martrin

April 10th

123

Yellow Waghtail

April 12th

124

Nightingale

April 12th

125

Reed Warbler

April 12th

126

Common Tern

April 13th

127

Wheatear

April 13th

128

Common Whitethroat

April 13th

129

Hobby

April 15th

130

Purple Heron

April 18th

131

Cuckoo

April 18th

132

Lesser Whitethroat

April 19th

133

Greenshank

April 20th

134

Whimbrel

April 22nd

135

Wood Sandpiper

April 23rd

136

Common Sandpiper

April 23rd

137

Bar-tailed Godwit

April 23rd

138

Ring Ouzel

April 26th

139

Turtle Dove

April 28th

140

Whinchat

April 28th

141

Willow Warbler

April 28th

142

Oystercatcher

April 29th

143

Garden Warbler

April 30th

144

Curlew

April 30th

145

Osprey

May 1st

146

Swift

May 1st

147

Spotted Flycatcher

May 14th

148

Red Kite

May21st

149

Black Kite

May21st

150

Grasshopper Warbler

May21st

151

Eleonora’s Falcon

May 26th

152

Caspian Tern

May 26th

153

Black-winged Stilt

June 3rd

154

****’* *******

June 29th

155

Honey Buzzard

July 24th

156

Wood Warbler

July 30th

157

White Stork

August 14th

158

Little Gull

August 16th

159

Spotted Redshank

August 20th

160

Temminck’s Stint

August 21st

161

Turnstone

August 28th

162

Curlew Sandpiper

September 6th














Below are species not yet seen or physically heard by any visitors to the Stour



These are of remote recordings made by Marc Heath with an overnight recording device



The species list so far = 3


Number

Species

Date

1

Curlew

January 8th

2

Little Owl (seen March 26th)

March 14th

3

Common Scoter

April 11th