Life British list by 2017

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

 

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