Life British list by 2017

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  1. Pink-footed goose
  2. Mute swan
  3. Greylag goose
  4. Canada goose
  5. Barnacle goose
  6. Brent goose
  7. Egyptian goose
  8. Shelduck
  9. Mandarin duck
  10. Wigeon
  11. Gadwall
  12. Mallard
  13. Teal
  14. Pintail
  15. Shoveler
  16. Pochard
  17. Red-crested pochard
  18. Tufted duck
  19. Scaup
  20. Eider
  21. Goldeneye
  22. Red-breasted merganser (first one seen in Britain this year)
  23. Goosander
  24. Red grouse
  25. Pheasant
  26. Red-legged partridge
  27. Grey partridge
  28. Great northern diver
  29. Manx shearwater
  30. Fulmar
  31. Cormorant
  32. Shag
  33. Gannet
  34. Bittern
  35. Grey heron
  36. Little egret
  37. Great white egret
  38. Little grebe
  39. Great crested grebe
  40. Osprey
  41. Marsh harrier
  42. Hen harrier
  43. Red kite
  44. Common buzzard
  45. Rough-legged buzzard
  46. Golden eagle
  47. White-tailed eagle
  48. Sparrowhawk
  49. Kestrel
  50. Merlin
  51. Hobby
  52. Peregrine
  53. Water rail (first seen 2017)
  54. Moorhen
  55. Coot
  56. Turnstone
  57. Oystercatcher
  58. Avocet
  59. Golden plover
  60. Grey plover
  61. Little ringed plover
  62. Ringed plover
  63. Lapwing
  64. Knot
  65. Purple sandpiper
  66. Baird’s sandpiper (rarity at Boston)
  67. Little stint
  68. Sanderling (first seen 2017)
  69. Dunlin
  70. Ruff
  71. Woodcock (first seen 2017)
  72. Snipe
  73. Black-tailed godwit
  74. Bar-tailed godwit
  75. Curlew
  76. Whimbrel (first seen 2017)
  77. Common sandpiper
  78. Greenshank
  79. Redshank
  80. Great skua (first seen 2017)
  81. Kittiwake
  82. Black-headed gull
  83. Common gull
  84. Lesser black-backed gull
  85. Great black-backed gull
  86. Herring gull
  87. Yellow-legged gull
  88. Common tern
  89. Arctic tern (first one seen in Britain this year)
  90. Guillemot
  91. Razorbill (first seen 2017)
  92. Puffin (first seen 2017)
  93. Feral pigeon
  94. Stock dove
  95. Woodpigeon
  96. Collared dove
  97. Ring-necked parakeet
  98. Barn owl
  99. Little owl
  100. Tawny owl
  101. Short-eared owl
  102. Cuckoo
  103. Swift
  104. Kingfisher
  105. Green woodpecker
  106. Great spotted woodpecker
  107. Red-billed chough
  108. Jackdaw
  109. Magpie
  110. Jay
  111. Rook
  112. Raven
  113. Carrion crow
  114. Hooded crow
  115. Blue tit
  116. Great tit
  117. Crested tit
  118. Willow tit
  119. Marsh tit
  120. Bearded tit
  121. Long-tailed tit
  122. Coal tit
  123. Shore lark
  124. Skylark
  125. Sand martin
  126. House martin
  127. Barn swallow
  128. Wren
  129. Goldcrest
  130. Cetti’s warbler
  131. Wood warbler
  132. Willow warbler
  133. Chiffchaff
  134. Blackcap
  135. Lesser whitethroat
  136. Whitethroat
  137. Sedge warbler
  138. Reed warbler
  139. Nuthatch
  140. Treecreeper
  141. Starling
  142. Ring ouzel
  143. Blackbird
  144. Song thrush
  145. Mistle thrush
  146. Fieldfare
  147. Redwing
  148. Spotted flycatcher
  149. Pied flycatcher
  150. Dipper
  151. Wheatear
  152. Robin
  153. Redstart
  154. Stonechat
  155. Whinchat (first seen 2017)
  156. House sparrow
  157. Tree sparrow
  158. Dunnock
  159. Pied wagtail
  160. Grey wagtail
  161. Tree pipit
  162. Meadow pipit
  163. Rock pipit
  164. Water pipit
  165. Chaffinch
  166. Brambling
  167. Greenfinch
  168. Goldfinch
  169. Linnet
  170. Twite
  171. Siskin
  172. Bullfinch
  173. Lesser redpoll
  174. Common redpoll
  175. Common crossbill (first one seen in Britain this year)
  176. Reed bunting
  177. Yellowhammer
  178. Corn bunting

 

Note: In 2016, I managed to see 136 birds out of these species!