Dawn chorus walks - 7th May 2006

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Key to symbols

1 = number of birds noted in song

= birds recorded but not in song

X = birds not recorded

Species Walk's start time
Common name Scientific name 4:30 AM 6:00 AM 7:30 AM
Greylag Goose Anser anser X
Gadwall Anas strepera
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Little grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis X
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea X X
Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Coot Fulica atra
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus X X
"Racing" Pigeon Columba livia X X
Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus 15 9 2
Collard Dove Streptopelia decaocto 5 1
Swift Apus apus X
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopus major X 1
Skylark Alauda arvensis X 1 1
Swallow Hirundo rustica X
House Martin Delicon urbicum X
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba X X
Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 15 13 10
Dunnock Prunella modularis 1 4 3
Robin Erithacus rubecula 6 5 3
Blackbird Turdus merula 17 7 5
Song Thrush Turdus philomelus 5 1 1
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorous X X
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 6 4 3
Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 2 5 2
Gold Crest Regulus regulus 2 5 3
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus X
Coal Tit Periparus ater X X
Blue Tit Parus caerulues
Great Tit Parus major
Magpie Pica pica X X
Jacdaw Corvus monedula
Rook Corvus frugilegus
Starling Sturnus vulgaris 1
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 5 3 6
Greenfinch Carduelis chloris 1 1
Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Linnet Carduelis cannabina X
  Total songs 74 64 62


4:30 AM: six attendees - 29 species of birds

6:00 AM: two attendees - 35 species of birds

7:30 AM: four attendees - 37 species of birds

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