Recording area: Hampstead Heath including Kenwood & Heath Extension.

Species Comments Reference
Mute Swan Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Bewick's Swan 1st rec 04/01/1965 LBR 1965
Whooper Swan
Snow Goose
Bean Goose
Pink-footed Goose
White-fronted Goose 1st rec 03/01/1954 LBR 1954
Greylag Goose 1st rec 05/02/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Canada Goose Resident HHOR 1995/96
Barnacle Goose
Brent Goose undated record HHOR 1995/96
Red-breasted Goose
Egyptian Goose
Common Shelduck 1st rec 1992 HHOR 1995/96
Mandarin Duck 1st rec 27/09/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Eurasian Wigeon 1st rec 05/12/1928 HHOR 1995/96
Gadwall 1st rec 1988 HHOR 1995/96
Common Teal 1st rec 29/03/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Green-winged Teal
Mallard Bred 1968 LBR 1968
Pintail 1st rec 16/12/1934 LN 1934
Garganey 1st rec 21/03/1976 LBR 1976
Blue-winged Teal
Shoveler Annual HHOR 1995/96
Red-crested Pochard 1st rec 06/03/1973 LBR 1973
Pochard Annual HHOR 1995/96
Ring-necked Duck
Ferruginous Duck
Tufted Duck Bred 1965 LBR 1965
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
King Eider
Long-tailed Duck
Common Scoter undated record HHOR 1995/96
Velvet Scoter
Goldeneye 1st rec 27/01/1962 LBR 1962
Smew 1st rec 01/01/1957 LBR 1957
Red-breasted Merganser
Goosander 1st rec 15/02/1996 HHOR 1995/96
Ruddy Duck 1st rec 30/04/1996 HHOR 1995/96
Black Grouse
Red-legged Partridge undated record HHOR 1995/96
Grey Partridge Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Pheasant Resident HHOR 1995/96
Red-throated Diver undated record HHOR 1995/96
Black-throated Diver
Great Northern Diver
Pied-billed Grebe
Little Grebe 1st rec 18/10/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Great Crested Grebe Bred 1973 LBR 1973
Red-necked Grebe undated record HHOR 1995/96
Slavonian Grebe
Black-necked Grebe 1st rec 1743 Harting (1866)
Manx Shearwater undated record HHOR 1995/96
Balearic Shearwater
Macaronesian Shearwater
European Storm-petrel
Leach's Storm-petrel
Cormorant Annual HHOR 1995/96
Shag 1st rec 09/02/1991 LBR 1991
Little Bittern 1st rec 18/06/1995 LBR 1995
Night Heron
Squacco Heron
Cattle Egret
Little Egret 1st rec 25/07/1996 HHOR 1995/96
Great White Egret
Grey Heron Annual HHOR 1995/96
Purple Heron
Black Stork
White Stork
Glossy Ibis
Honey Buzzard 1st rec 12/08/1995 LBR 1995
Black Kite
Red Kite 1st rec 08/05/1995 LBR 1995
White-tailed Eagle
Marsh Harrier 1st rec 03/04/1965 LBR 1965
Hen Harrier
Montagu's Harrier 1st rec 02/09/1995 LBR 1995
Sparrowhawk 1st rec March 1961 LBR 1961
Common Buzzard 1st rec 16/09/1952 LBR 1952
Rough-legged Buzzard
Golden Eagle
Osprey 1st rec 21/09/1996 HHOR 1995/96
Lesser Kestrel 1st rec 31/05/1992 LBR 1992
Kestrel Bred 1963 LBR 1963
Red-footed Falcon
Merlin 1st rec 1857 Harting (1866)
Hobby 1st rec 22/08/1864 Harting (1866)
Gyr Falcon
Peregrine Falcon 1st rec 04/05/1954 LBR 1954
Water Rail 1st rec 30/11/1951 LBR 1951
Spotted Crake
Little Crake
Baillon's Crake
Corncrake 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Moorhen 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Common Coot Resident HHOR 1995/96
Common Crane
Great Bustard
Oystercatcher 1st rec 27/05/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Black-winged Stilt
Avocet undated record HHOR 1995/96
Cream-coloured Courser
Collared Pratincole
Little Ringed Plover
Ringed Plover
Kentish Plover
American Golden Plover
Pacific Golden Plover
Golden Plover 1st rec 19/04/1964 LBR 1964
Grey Plover undated record HHOR 1995/96
Sociable Plover
White-tailed Lapwing
Lapwing Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Western Sandpiper
Little Stint
Temminck's Stint
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper
Purple Sandpiper
Broad-billed Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Jack Snipe 1st rec 13/03/1949 LBR 1949
Common Snipe 1st rec 1866 Harting (1866)
Great Snipe
Long-billed Dowitcher
Woodcock 1st rec April 1948 LBR 1948
Black-tailed Godwit
Bar-tailed Godwit undated record HHOR 1995/96
Whimbrel 1st rec 28/08/1957 LBR 1957
Curlew 1st rec 17/04/1960 LBR 1960
Spotted Redshank
Redshank undated record HHOR 1995/96
Marsh Sandpiper
Greenshank 1st rec 24/08/1966 HHOR 1995/96
Lesser Yellowlegs
Solitary Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper 1st rec 19/08/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Wood Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper 1st rec 26/05/1973 LBR 1973
Spotted Sandpiper
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Grey Phalarope
Pomarine Skua
Arctic Skua
Long-tailed Skua
Great Skua
Mediterranean Gull undated record HHOR 1995/96
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull
Little Gull
Sabine's Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Black-headed Gull Annual HHOR 1995/96
Ring-billed Gull
Common Gull Annual HHOR 1995/96
Lesser Black-backed Gull Annual HHOR 1995/96
Yellow-legged Gull
Caspian Gull
Herring Gull Annual HHOR 1995/96
Iceland Gull undated record HHOR 1995/96
Glaucous-winged Gull
Glaucous Gull
Slaty-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull 1st rec 05/02/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Kittiwake undated record HHOR 1995/96
Sooty Tern
Bridled Tern
Little Tern 1st rec 30/04/1914 HHOR 1995/96
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern
Whiskered Tern
Black Tern undated record HHOR 1995/96
White-winged Black Tern
Sandwich Tern undated record HHOR 1995/96
Common Tern Bred 1995 HHOR 1995/96
Roseate Tern
Arctic Tern
Little Auk undated record HHOR 1995/96
Black Guillemot
Pallas's Sandgrouse
Rock Dove Resident HHOR 1995/96
Stock Dove Bred 1969 LBR 1969
Woodpigeon 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Collared Dove 1st rec 1992 HHOR 1995/96
Turtle Dove 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Oriental Turtle Dove
Ring-necked Parakeet undated record HHOR 1995/96
Cuckoo 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Barn Owl 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Scops Owl
Snowy Owl
Little Owl undated record HHOR 1995/96
Tawny Owl 1st rec 1859 Harting (1866)
Long-eared Owl 1st rec 27/12/1960 LBR 1960
Short-eared Owl 1st rec 03/11/1951 LBR 1951
Tengmalm's Owl
Nightjar Bred 1852 Harting (1866)
Common Nighthawk
Swift 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Alpine Swift
Kingfisher 1st rec Feb 1995 HHOR 1995/96
Hoopoe 1st rec 1830 Harting (1866)
Wryneck 1st rec 09/09/1969 LBR 1969
Green Woodpecker 1st rec Jan 1968 LBR 1968
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1st rec April 1860 Harting (1866)
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Bred 1966 LBR 1966
Short-toed Lark
Crested Lark
Woodlark 1st rec 31/10/1926 HHOR 1995/96
Skylark 1st rec 24/03/1957 LBR 1958
Shore Lark 1st rec 24/03/1957 LBR 1958
Sand Martin Bred 1966 LBR 1967
Swallow 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
House Martin 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Red-rumped Swallow
Richard's Pipit 1st rec 05/10/1996 LBR 1996
Tawny Pipit
Olive-backed Pipit
Tree Pipit 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Meadow Pipit Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Red-throated Pipit
Rock Pipit undated record HHOR 1995/96
Water Pipit
Buff-bellied Pipit
Yellow Wagtail Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Citrine Wagtail
Grey Wagtail 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Pied Wagtail 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Waxwing 1st rec 11/02/1996 HHOR 1995/96
Wren Resident HHOR 1995/96
Dunnock Resident HHOR 1995/96
Alpine Accentor
Robin 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Nightingale Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Black Redstart 1st rec 1956 LBR 1956
Common Redstart Bred 1954 LBR 1954
Whinchat Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Stonechat 1st rec 19/09/1950 LBR 1950
Northern Wheatear 1st rec 21/06/1952 LBR 1952
Desert Wheatear
Grey-cheeked Thrush
Ring Ouzel 1st rec 14/04/1951 LBR 1951
Blackbird Resident HHOR 1995/96
Naumann's Thrush
Fieldfare 1st rec 1895 Hudson (1898)
Song Thrush Resident HHOR 1995/96
Redwing 1st rec 01/05/1971 LBR 1971
Mistle Thrush Resident HHOR 1995/96
American Robin
Cetti's Warbler
Grasshopper Warbler 1st rec 21/04/1959 LBR 1959
Savi's Warbler
Aquatic Warbler
Sedge Warbler 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Paddyfield Warbler
Blyth's Reed Warbler
Marsh Warbler
Reed Warbler Bred 1967 LBR 1967
Icterine Warbler
Melodious Warbler
Dartford Warbler 1st rec 1866 Harting (1866)
Subalpine Warbler
Sardinian Warbler
Barred Warbler
Lesser Whitethroat 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Common Whitethroat 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Garden Warbler 1st rec 1866 Harting (1866)
Blackcap 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Eastern Crowned Warbler
Pallas's Warbler
Yellow-browed Warbler
Hume's Warbler
Radde's Warbler
Dusky Warbler
Wood Warbler 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Chiffchaff 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Iberian Chiffchaff
Willow Warbler 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Goldcrest 1st rec 06/07/1968 LBR 1968
Firecrest 1st rec 08/04/1956 LBR 1956
Spotted Flycatcher 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Red-breasted Flycatcher
Pied Flycatcher 1st rec 27/08/1950 LBR 1950
Bearded Tit
Long-tailed Tit Resident HHOR 1995/96
Blue Tit Resident HHOR 1995/96
Great Tit Resident HHOR 1995/96
Crested Tit
Coal Tit Resident HHOR 1995/96
Willow Tit 1st rec 19971 LBR 1971
Marsh Tit 1st rec 1866 Harting (1866)
Nuthatch 1st rec 1866 Harting (1866)
Treecreeper Resident HHOR 1995/96
Short-toed Treecreeper
Penduline Tit
Golden Oriole 1st rec 18/5/1993 LBR 1993
Isabelline Shrike
Red-backed Shrike 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Brown Shrike
Lesser Grey Shrike
Great Grey Shrike 1st rec 05/11/1967 LBR 1967
Woodchat Shrike 1st rec 1882 Birds of London
Jay Resident HHOR 1995/96
Magpie 1st rec 1889 Hudson (1898)
Jackdaw Resident HHOR 1995/96
Rook 1st rec 04/05/1995 HHOR 1995/96
Carrion Crow 1st rec 19/12/1973 LBR 1973
Hooded Crow 1st rec 11/01/1953 LBR 1953
Raven undated record HHOR 1995/96
Starling Resident HHOR 1995/96
Rose-coloured Starling
House Sparrow 1st rec 23/11/1955 LBR 1955
Tree Sparrow Formerly bred HHOR 1995/96
Chaffinch 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Brambling 1st rec Jan 1950 LBR 1950
Greenfinch Resident HHOR 1995/96
Goldfinch 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Siskin 1st rec 1951 LBR 1951
Linnet 1st rec 1866 Harting (1866)
Twite undated record HHOR 1995/96
Lesser Redpoll Bred 1950 LBR 1950
Mealy Redpoll
Arctic Redpoll
Two-barred Crossbill
Common Crossbill 1st rec 12/09/1962 LBR 1962
Parrot Crossbill
Common Rosefinch 1st rec 05/10/1870 Birds of London
Pine Grosbeak
Bullfinch 1st rec 1898 Hudson (1898)
Hawfinch Bred 1952 LBR 1952
Lapland Bunting 1st rec 15/10/1979 LBR 1979
Snow Bunting
Pine Bunting
Yellowhammer 1st rec 20/03/1958 LBR 1958
Cirl Bunting 1st rec April 1855 Harting (1866)
Ortolan Bunting
Rustic Bunting
Little Bunting
Reed Bunting Annual HHOR 1995/96
Black-headed Bunting
Corn Bunting 1st rec 19/04/1978 LBR 1978
Total 184


London Bird Reports

Hampstead Heath Ornithological Report 1995/96

Birds in London (1898), W.H. Hudson

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