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Red-throated Diver P

Black-throated Diver P

Great Northern Diver P new

White-billed Diver P

Pied-billed Grebe

Little Grebe

Great Crested Grebe

Red-necked Grebe

Slavonian Grebe

Black-necked Grebe

Black-browed Albatross P

Fulmar P

Blue Fulmar

Cory's Shearwater

Great Shearwater

Sooty Shearwater

Manx Shearwater P

Balearic Shearwater

Little Shearwater

Wilson’s Storm-petrel

Storm Petrel P

Leach's Petrel P

Gannet P new

Cormorant P

Shag P


American Bittern

Little Bittern

Black-crowned Night Heron

Squacco Heron

Little Egret P

Great White Egret P

Grey Heron P

Purple Heron

Black Stork

White Stork

Glossy Ibis


Chilean/Greater Flamingo

Mute Swan P

Bewick's Swan

Whooper Swan P

Black Swan P

Bean Goose

Pink-footed Goose P

White-fronted Goose P

Lesser White-fronted Goose

Greylag Goose P

Snow Goose

Bar-headed Goose

Emperor Goose

Canada Goose P

Richardson's Canada Goose

Barnacle Goose P

Brent Goose P

Shelduck P

Ruddy Shelduck

Mandarin Duck

Wigeon P

American Wigeon P

Gadwall P

Teal P

Green-winged Teal P

Mallard P



Blue-winged Teal

Cinnamon Teal


Red-crested Pochard


Redhead P

Ring-necked Duck P

Tufted Duck P

Lesser Scaup P

Greater Scaup P

Common Eider P

King Eider

Steller's Eider

Harlequin Duck

Northern Eider P

Long-tailed Duck P

Common Scoter P

Surf Scoter P

Velvet Scoter

Bufflehead P

Goldeneye P

Hooded Merganser


Red-breasted Merganser P


Ruddy Duck

Honey Buzzard

Black Kite

Red Kite

White-tailed Eagle P new

Marsh Harrier

Hen Harrier P

Montagu's Harrier


Sparrowhawk P

Buzzard P

Rough-legged Buzzard

Golden Eagle P

Osprey P

Kestrel P

Red-footed Falcon

Merlin P new


Eleanora's Falcon

Gyr Falcon P new

Peregrine P

Red Grouse P


Black Grouse

Red-legged Partridge

Grey Partridge



Water Rail P

Spotted Crake

Sora Rail

Corncrake P


American Purple Gallinule

Coot P

American Coot

Common Crane P

Oystercatcher P

Black-winged Stilt


Collared Pratincole

Little Ringed Plover

Ringed Plover P


Dotterel P

American Golden Plover P

Pacific Golden Plover

Golden Plover P

Grey Plover P

Lapwing P

Knot P

Sanderling P

Semipalmated Sandpiper

Little Stint P

Temminck's Stint

White-rumped Sandpiper P

Baird's Sandpiper P

Pectoral Sandpiper

Curlew Sandpiper P

Purple Sandpiper P

Dunlin P

Broad-billed Sandpiper

Buff-breasted Sandpiper P


Jack Snipe

Common Snipe P

Great Snipe

Long-billed Dowitcher


Black-tailed Godwit P

Bar-tailed Godwit P

Whimbrel P

Curlew P

Stilt Sandpiper P

Upland Sandpiper

Spotted Redshank

Redshank P

Marsh Sandpiper

Greenshank P

Greater Yellowlegs

Lesser Yellowlegs P

Solitary Sandpiper

Green Sandpiper

Wood Sandpiper

Common Sandpiper P new

Spotted Sandpiper

Turnstone P

Red-necked Phalarope P

Grey Phalarope P

Wilson's Phalarope

Pomarine Skua P

Arctic Skua P

Long-tailed Skua

Great Skua P new

Mediterranean Gull

Laughing Gull P

Franklin's Gull

Little Gull P

Sabine's Gull P

Bonaparte's Gull P new

Black-headed Gull P

Ring-billed Gull P

Common Gull P new

Lesser Black-backed Gull

Herring Gull P

Kumlien's Gull

Iceland Gull P

Glaucous Gull P

Great Black-backed Gull P

Ross's Gull


Ivory Gull

Gull-billed Tern

Caspian Tern

Sandwich Tern

Roseate Tern

Common Tern P

Arctic Tern P

Little Tern

Black Tern

American Black Tern

White-winged Black Tern

Guillemot P new

Brünnich's Guillemot

Razorbill P

Great Auk

Black Guillemot P

Little Auk

Puffin P

Pallas's Sandgrouse

Rock Dove P

Stock Dove


Collared Dove P

Turtle Dove P

American Mourning Dove P

Cuckoo P

Barn Owl

Scop's Owl

Snowy Owl P new

Tawny Owl

Long-eared Owl P

Short-eared Owl P

Eagle Owl



Alpine Swift


Bee-eater P new




Great Spotted Woodpecker

Calandra Lark

Short-toed Lark

Wood Lark

Sky Lark P

Horned Lark

Sand Martin

Swallow P

Red-rumped Swallow P

House Martin

Purple Martin P

Richard's Pipit

Tawny Pipit

Tree Pipit P

Meadow Pipit P

Pechora Pipit

Red-throated Pipit

Rock Pipit P

Buff-bellied Pipit

Yellow Wagtail

Citrine Wagtail

Grey Wagtail P

White Wagtail P

Pied Wagtail P

Waxwing P

Dipper P

Wren P

Dunnock P

Robin P

Thrush Nightingale



Black Redstart

Redstart P

Whinchat P

Stonechat P

Siberian Stonechat

Wheatear P

Black-eared Wheatear

Rock Thrush

White's Thrush

Swainson's Thrush

Grey-cheeked Thrush


Ring Ouzel

Blackbird P

Eye-browed Thrush

Fieldfare P

Song Thrush P

Redwing P

Mistle Thrush

American Robin

Grasshopper Warbler P

Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler

Sedge Warbler P

Paddyfield Warbler

Blyth's Reed Warbler

Marsh Warbler

Reed Warbler

Icterine Warbler

Melodious Warbler

Blackcap P

Garden Warbler

Barred Warbler P

Lesser Whitethroat P


Subalpine Warbler

Sardinian Warbler

Arctic Warbler

Yellow-browed Warbler P

Hume's Yellow-browed Warbler

Dusky Warbler

(Western) Bonelli's Warbler

Wood Warbler

Chiffchaff P

Willow Warbler P

Warbler, Pallas's P

Goldcrest P


Spotted Flycatcher

Red-breasted Flycatcher

Collared Flycatcher

Pied Flycatcher

Long-tailed Tit P

Coal Tit P

Blue Tit P

Great Tit

Treecreeper P

Northern Treecreeper

Golden Oriole

Shrike, Brown

Red-backed Shrike

Long-tailed Shrike

Lesser Grey Shrike

Great Grey Shrike

Woodchat Shrike P new

Isabelline Shrike P


Jackdaw P

Rook P

Carrion Crow

Hooded Crow P new

Raven P

Starling P

Rosy Starling P

House Sparrow P

Tree Sparrow P

Red-eyed Vireo

Chaffinch P

Brambling P

Greenfinch P

Goldfinch P

Siskin P

Linnet P

Twite P

Arctic Redpoll

Lesser Redpoll P

Common Redpoll

Greenland Redpoll P

Two-barred Crossbill

Common Crossbill P

Parrot Crossbill

Pallas’s Rosefinch

Common Rosefinch

Bullfinch P


Evening Grosbeak

Tennessee Warbler

Yellow Warbler

Yellow-rumped Warbler

Blackpoll Warbler

Hooded Warbler

White-throated Sparrow

Lapland Bunting P

Snow Bunting P new


Ortolan Bunting

Rustic Bunting

Little Bunting

Yellow-breasted Bunting

Reed Bunting P

Black-headed Bunting

Red-headed Bunting

Corn Bunting P

Rose-breasted Grosbeak


Baltimore Oriole



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