North Cave Wetlands – 4-5/01/2020

A bright morning visit on the 4th with a moderate westerly breeze blowing, temperature around nine degrees C. An overcast afternoon visit on 5th with a light southerly breeze, temperature around seven degrees C.

Birds (60)

Accipiter nisus – Sparrowhawk
Aegithalos caudatus – Long-tailed Tit
Alectoris rufa – Red-legged Partridge
Anas clypeata – Shoveler
Anas crecca – Teal
Anas penelope – Wigeon
Anas platyrhynchos – Mallard
Anas strepera – Gadwall
Anser albifrons – White-fronted Goose (5th)
Anser anser – Greylag Goose
Anser brachyrhynchus – Pink-footed Goose
Ardea cinerea – Grey Heron (5th)
Aythya ferina – Pochard
Aythya fuligula – Tufted Duck
Botaurus stellaris – Bittern (5th)
Buteo buteo – Buzzard
Carduelis carduelis – Goldfinch
Cettia cetti – Cetti’s Warbler (5th)
Chroicocephalus ridibundus – Black-headed Gull
Circus aeruginosus – Marsh Harrier (5th)
Columba livia – Feral Pigeon/Rock Dove
Columba oenas – Stock Dove
Columba palumbus – Woodpigeon
Corvus corone – Carrion Crow
Corvus frugilegus – Rook
Corvus monedula – Jackdaw
Cyanistes caeruleus – Blue Tit
Cygnus olor – Mute Swan
Egretta garzetta – Little Egret (5th)
Emberiza schoeniclus – Reed Bunting
Erithacus rubecula – Robin
Falco tinnunculus – Kestrel
Fringilla coelebs – Chaffinch
Fulica atra – Coot
Gallinago gallinago – Snipe (5th)
Gallinula chloropus – Moorhen
Larus canus – Common Gull
Larus marinus – Great Black-backed Gull (5th)
Linaria cannabina – Linnet (5th)
Motacilla alba yarrellii – Pied Wagtail
Numenius arquata – Curlew
Parus major – Great Tit
Passer montanus – Tree Sparrow
Phalacrocorax carbo – Cormorant
Phasianus colchicus – Pheasant
Pica pica – Magpie
Picus viridis – Green Woodpecker (5th)
Prunella modularis – Dunnock
Pyrrhula pyrrhula – Bullfinch (5th)
Regulus regulus – Goldcrest
Spinus spinus – Siskin
Sturnus vulgaris – Starling
Tachybaptus ruficollis – Little Grebe
Tadorna tadorna – Shelduck
Tringa totanus – Redshank
Troglodytes troglodytes – Wren
Turdus merula – Blackbird
Turdus philomelos – Song Thrush
Turdus viscivorus – Mistle Thrush
Vanellus vanellus – Lapwing

 

Beetles (1)
Coccinella septempunctata – 7-spot Ladybird
Mammals (1)
Oryctolagus cuniculus – European Rabbit