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Ross Beach, Northumberland
Kittiwake Cottage And Budle Bay, Northumberland
Ross Beach, Northumberland

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Bird Watching Around Outchester And Ross

OystercatcherThis is just a pot-luck appetizer list of 149 for bird watchers.

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Budle Bay, Ross Sands and Fenham Flats are part of the Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve. The local warden is Andrew Craggs at Beal (telephone 01289 381470).

Seashore / mudflats birds are marked with *.

Resident Birds (66)
Mute Swan *
Greylag Goose
Shelduck *
Mallard *
Eiderduck (Cuddy's Duck)*
Tufted Duck
Cormorant *
Grey Heron
Little Grebe
Common Buzzard
Sparrowhawk
Kestrel
Grey Partridge
Red-leg Partridge
Pheasant
Coot
Waterhen (Moorhen)
Oystercatcher *
Lapwing *
Curlew *
Redshank *
Black headed Gull *
Common Gull *
Herring Gull *
Great blackbacked Gull *
Wood Pigeon
Collared Dove
Barn Owl
Tawny Owl
Little Owl
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Skylark
Meadow Pipit
Rock Pipit *
Pied Wagtail *
Grey Wagtail
Wren
Hedge Sparrow (Dunnock)
Robin
Stonechat
Blackbird
Song Thrush
Mistle Thrush
Goldcrest
Blackcap
Longtailed Tit
Coal Tit
Great Tit
Blue Tit
Treecreeper
Nuthatch
Jay
Magpie
Rook
Carrion Crow *
Jackdaw
Starling
House Sparrow
Tree Sparrow
Chaffinch
Greenfinch
Goldfinch
Linnet
Bullfinch
Siskin
Yellowhammer
Reed Bunting

Very Rare Visitors (9)
Marsh Harrier *
Wood Sandpiper *
Green Woodpecker
Hoopoe
Red rumped Swallow
Wood Warbler
Marsh Tit
Great Grey Shrike
Bean Goose

Winter Visitors (30)
Whooper Swan *
Pink footed Goose *
Barnacle Goose *
Light bellied Brent Goose *
Dark bellied Brent Goose *
Widgeon *
Pintail *
Teal
Common Scoter *
Velvet Scoter *
Red breasted Merganser *
Ringed Plover *
Golden Plover *
Sanderling *
Knot *
Dunlin *
Snipe
Woodcock
Black-tailed Godwit *
Turnstone *
Fieldfare
Redwing
Brambling
Twite *
Merlin *
Red throated Diver *
Slavonian Grebe *
Long tailed Duck *

Summer Visitors (25)
Gannet *
Fulmar *
Shag *
Lesser blackbacked Gull *
Kittiwake *
Arctic Tern *
Common Tern *
Sandwich Tern *
Little Tern *
Guillemot *
Razorbill
Puffin *
Swift
Swallow
House Martin
Sand Martin
Wheatear
Sedge Warbler
Grasshopper Warbler
Whitethroat
Garden Warbler
Chiffchaff
Willow Warbler
Spotted Flycatcher
Common Sandpiper *

Uncommon Birds (18)
Shoveler
Goldeneye *
Little Egret *
Osprey *
Peregrine Falcon
Greenshank *
Short-eared Owl
Kingfisher
Yellow Wagtail
Ring Ouzel
Goshawk
Crossbill
Snow Bunting *
Black throated Diver *
Great Northern Diver *
Hen Harrier
Long-eared Owl
Scaup

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