Recording area: Walthamstow Reservoirs complex & Banbury Res; excludes Tottenham & Walthamstow Marshes.

Species Comments Reference
Mute Swan Bred 2013 LNHS database
Bewick's Swan 1st rec 01/04/1956 LBR 1956
Whooper Swan 1st rec 31/03/1956 LBR 1956
Snow Goose
Bean Goose
Pink-footed Goose
White-fronted Goose 1st rec 02/02/1963 LBR 1963
Greylag Goose Bred 1984 LBR 1984
Canada Goose Bred 1976 LBR 1976
Barnacle Goose
Brent Goose 1st rec 05/03/1960 LBR 1960
Red-breasted Goose
Egyptian Goose 1st rec July 1972 LBR 1972
Common Shelduck 1st rec 19/03/1965 LBR 1965
Mandarin Duck 1st rec 07/11/1998 LBR 1998
Eurasian Wigeon Annual LNHS database
Gadwall 1st rec May 1998 LBR 1998
Common Teal 1st rec Jan 1998 LBR 1998
Green-winged Teal 1st rec 28/02/1985 LBR 1985
Mallard 1st rec Jan 2000 LBR 2000
Pintail 1st rec 04/03/2000 LBR 2000
Garganey 1st rec 17/06/2000 LBR 2000
Blue-winged Teal 1st rec 04/11/2000 LBR 2000
Shoveler 1st rec Sept 1982 LBR 1982
Red-crested Pochard 1st rec Feb 1924 LBR 1943 (Checklist)
Pochard Bred 1982 LBR 1982
Ring-necked Duck 1st rec 24/02/1997 LBR 1997
Ferruginous Duck 1st rec 31/12/1983 LBR 1983
Tufted Duck Bred 1982 LBR 1982
Greater Scaup scarce; 1st rec 29/12/1930 LN 1930
Lesser Scaup
Eider 1st rec 09/01/1982 LBR 1982
King Eider
Long-tailed Duck rare; 1st rec 09/12/1932 LN 1932
Common Scoter 1st rec 15/05/1978 LBR 1978
Velvet Scoter rare; 1st rec 20/02/1932 LN 1932
Goldeneye Annual LNHS database
Smew rare; 1st rec 26/02/1928 LN 1928
Red-breasted Merganser 1st rec 20/04/1936 LBR 1936
Goosander 1st rec 1965 LBR 1965
Ruddy Duck 1st rec 01/01/1979 LBR 1979
Black Grouse
Red-legged Partridge
Grey Partridge
Pheasant Occasional visitor LNHS database
Red-throated Diver 1st rec 27/12/1936 LBR 1936
Black-throated Diver rare; 1st rec 29/12/1930 LN 1930
Great Northern Diver rare; 1st rec 20/02/1932 LN 1932
Pied-billed Grebe
Little Grebe Bred 2002 LBR 2002
Great Crested Grebe Bred 2013 LBR 2013
Red-necked Grebe rare; 1st rec 12/02/1928 LN 1928
Slavonian Grebe rare; 1st rec 30/10/1931 LN 1931
Black-necked Grebe 1st rec 29/02/1936 LBR 1936
Fulmar 1st rec 26/08/1986 LBR 1986
Manx Shearwater
Balearic Shearwater
Macaronesian Shearwater
European Storm-petrel 1st rec 23/10/1966 LBR 1966
Leach's Storm-petrel
Gannet 1st rec 29/04/1981 LBR 1981
Cormorant Bred 1991 LBR 1991
Shag 1st rec 19/12/1954 LBR 1954
Bittern 1st rec 07/01/1979 LBR 1979
Little Bittern 1st rec 17/10/1976 LBR 1976
Night Heron 1st rec 11/10/1980 LBR 1980
Squacco Heron
Cattle Egret 1st rec 15/04/2008 LBR 2008
Little Egret 1st rec 29/04/1972 LBR 1972
Great White Egret 1st rec 30/04/2006 LBR 2006
Grey Heron Breeds LBR 2014
Purple Heron 1st rec 25/05/1958 LBR 1958
Black Stork
White Stork
Glossy Ibis
Spoonbill 1st rec 15/06/1973 LBR 1973
Honey Buzzard 1st rec 06/05/2012 LBR 2013
Black Kite
Red Kite 1st rec 28/04/1996 LBR 1996
White-tailed Eagle
Marsh Harrier 1st rec 09/05/2013 LBR 2013
Hen Harrier 1st rec 21/01/1979 LBR 1979
Montagu's Harrier
Goshawk 1st rec 03/04/2007 LBR 2007
Sparrowhawk Annual LNHS database
Common Buzzard Annual LNHS database
Rough-legged Buzzard 1st rec 30/11/1969 LBR 1969
Golden Eagle
Osprey 1st rec 09/04/1985 LBR 1985
Lesser Kestrel
Kestrel Annual LNHS database
Red-footed Falcon 1st rec 02/06/1992 LBR 1992
Hobby 1st rec 04/05/1969 LBR 1969
Gyr Falcon
Peregrine Falcon Annual LNHS database
Water Rail Annual LNHS database
Spotted Crake
Little Crake
Baillon's Crake
Moorhen Breeds LBR 2014
Common Coot Breeds LBR 2014
Common Crane
Great Bustard
Oystercatcher 1st rec 16/02/2013 LNHS database
Black-winged Stilt
Avocet 1st rec 14/04/1956 LBR 1956
Cream-coloured Courser
Collared Pratincole
Little Ringed Plover 1st rec 26/07/1979 LBR 1979
Ringed Plover 1st rec 02/05/1936 LBR 1936
Kentish Plover 1st rec 19/04/1959 LBR 1959
American Golden Plover
Pacific Golden Plover
Golden Plover 1st rec 22/01/1984 LBR 1984
Grey Plover 1st rec 17/05/1943 LBR 1943
Sociable Plover
White-tailed Lapwing
Lapwing Annual LNHS database
Knot 1st rec 31/01/1954 LBR 1954
Sanderling 1st rec 02/06/2013 LNHS database
Western Sandpiper
Little Stint 1st rec 18/09/1969 LBR 1969
Temminck's Stint
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper 1st rec 06/09/1977 LBR 1977
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper 1st rec 28/07/1978 LBR 1978
Purple Sandpiper 1st rec 17/11/1963 LBR 1963
Dunlin 1st rec 21/12/1969 LBR 1969
Broad-billed Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Ruff 1st rec 23/08/1947 LBR 1947
Jack Snipe 1st rec 1976 LBR 1976
Common Snipe Annual LNHS database
Great Snipe
Long-billed Dowitcher
Black-tailed Godwit 1st rec 12/03/2013 LNHS database
Bar-tailed Godwit 1st rec 30/04/1957 LBR 1957
Whimbrel 1st rec 07/05/1956 LBR 1956
Curlew 1st rec 21/04/1931 LN 1931
Spotted Redshank 1st rec 06/08/1949 LBR 1949
Redshank Annual LNHS database
Marsh Sandpiper
Greenshank 1st rec 25/04/2013 LNHS database
Lesser Yellowlegs
Solitary Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper Annual LNHS database
Wood Sandpiper 1st rec 22/08/1959 LBR 1959
Common Sandpiper 1st rec April 2001 LBR 2001
Spotted Sandpiper
Turnstone 1st rec 12/05/2001 LBR 2001
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Grey Phalarope 1st rec 16/09/1989 LBR 1989
Pomarine Skua 1st rec 28/11/1954 (Banbury Res) LBR 1954
Arctic Skua 1st rec 26/08/1968 LBR 1968
Long-tailed Skua
Great Skua
Mediterranean Gull 1st rec 02/01/1987 LBR 1987
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull
Little Gull 1st rec 18/08/1934 LN 1934
Sabine's Gull 1st rec 17/10/1987 LBR 1987
Bonaparte's Gull
Black-headed Gull Common LNHS database
Ring-billed Gull
Common Gull Common LNHS database
Lesser Black-backed Gull Common LNHS database
Yellow-legged Gull 1st rec 19/01/2013 LNHS database
Caspian Gull
Herring Gull Common LNHS database
Iceland Gull
Glaucous-winged Gull
Glaucous Gull
Slaty-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull 1st rec 08/09/1948 LBR 1948
Sooty Tern
Bridled Tern
Little Tern 1st rec 18/09/1947 LBR 1947
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern 1st rec 09/07/1961 LBR 1961
Whiskered Tern
Black Tern 1st rec 20/09/1931 LN 1931
White-winged Black Tern 1st rec 27/08/1973 LBR 1973
Sandwich Tern 1st rec 08/09/1934 LN 1934
Common Tern Bred 1983 LBR 1983
Roseate Tern
Arctic Tern 1st rec 22/08/1931 LN 1931
Razorbill 1st rec 11/11/1934 LN 1934
Little Auk 1st rec 02/12/1987 LBR 1987
Black Guillemot
Pallas's Sandgrouse
Rock Dove Resident LNHS database
Stock Dove Resident LNHS database
Woodpigeon Resident LNHS database
Collared Dove 1st rec 1969 LBR 1969
Turtle Dove
Oriental Turtle Dove
Ring-necked Parakeet 1st rec 24/04/1982 LBR 1982
Cuckoo 1st rec 07/07/2013 LNHS database
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Barn Owl 1st rec 17/10/1934 LN 1934
Scops Owl
Snowy Owl
Little Owl
Tawny Owl
Long-eared Owl 1st rec 19/11/1982 LBR 1982
Short-eared Owl 1st rec 21/11/1962 LBR 1962
Tengmalm's Owl
Common Nighthawk
Swift Common LNHS database
Alpine Swift 1st rec 21/06/1980 LBR 1980
Kingfisher 1st rec 21/05/1968 LBR 1968
Hoopoe 1st rec 16/04/1960 LBR 1960
Green Woodpecker Resident LNHS database
Great Spotted Woodpecker Resident LNHS database
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Short-toed Lark
Crested Lark
Skylark Annual LNHS database
Shore Lark
Sand Martin Bred 2010 LBR 2010
Swallow Annual LNHS database
House Martin Annual LNHS database
Red-rumped Swallow
Richard's Pipit
Tawny Pipit
Olive-backed Pipit
Tree Pipit 1st rec 14/03/2013 LNHS database
Meadow Pipit Annual LNHS database
Red-throated Pipit
Rock Pipit 1st rec 25/02/1933 LN 1933
Water Pipit 1st rec 30/03/1938 LBR 1938
Buff-bellied Pipit
Yellow Wagtail Bred 1976 LBR 1976
Citrine Wagtail
Grey Wagtail Bred 1982 LBR 1982
Pied Wagtail Annual LNHS database
Waxwing 1st rec 08/03/1996 LBR 1997
Dipper 1st rec 01/01/1976 LBR 1976
Wren Resident LNHS database
Dunnock Resident LNHS database
Alpine Accentor
Robin Resident LNHS database
Bluethroat 1st rec 19/09/1936 LBR 1936
Black Redstart 1st rec 1/02/1947 LBR 1947
Common Redstart 1st rec 18/05/1979 LBR 1980
Whinchat 1st rec 1939 LBR 1939
Stonechat 1st rec 30/04/1986 LBR 1986
Northern Wheatear 1st rec 09/04/1986 LBR 1986
Desert Wheatear
Grey-cheeked Thrush
Ring Ouzel 1st rec 29/03/1984 LBR 1984
Blackbird Resident LNHS database
Naumann's Thrush
Fieldfare Annual LNHS database
Song Thrush Annual LNHS database
Redwing Annual LNHS database
Mistle Thrush Annual LNHS database
American Robin
Cetti's Warbler 1st rec June 1977 LBR 1977
Grasshopper Warbler 1st rec 1990 LBR 1990
Savi's Warbler
Aquatic Warbler
Sedge Warbler Bred 1990 LBR 1990
Paddyfield Warbler
Blyth's Reed Warbler
Marsh Warbler
Reed Warbler Bred 1930 LN 1930
Icterine Warbler
Melodious Warbler
Dartford Warbler
Subalpine Warbler
Sardinian Warbler
Barred Warbler
Lesser Whitethroat Annual LNHS database
Common Whitethroat Breeds LNHS database
Garden Warbler 1st rec 24/04/2013 LNHS database
Blackcap Breeds LNHS database
Pallas's Warbler
Yellow-browed Warbler
Hume's Warbler
Radde's Warbler
Dusky Warbler 1st rec 14/02/2010 LBR 2010
Wood Warbler 1st rec 25/04/1937 LBR 1937
Chiffchaff Breeds LNHS database
Iberian Chiffchaff
Willow Warbler Annual LNHS database
Goldcrest Annual LNHS database
Firecrest 1st rec 02/05/1970 LBR 1970
Spotted Flycatcher 1st rec 25/08/2013 LNHS database
Red-breasted Flycatcher
Pied Flycatcher
Bearded Tit 1st rec 16/10/1960 LBR 1960
Long-tailed Tit Breeds LNHS database
Blue Tit Breeds LNHS database
Great Tit Breeds LNHS database
Crested Tit
Coal Tit
Willow Tit
Marsh Tit
Treecreeper Bred 2005 LBR 2005
Short-toed Treecreeper
Penduline Tit
Golden Oriole
Isabelline Shrike
Red-backed Shrike
Brown Shrike
Lesser Grey Shrike
Great Grey Shrike 1st rec 22/01/1967 LBR 1967
Woodchat Shrike
Jay Annual LNHS database
Magpie Breeds LNHS database
Jackdaw Annual LNHS database
Rook 1st rec 06/04/2013 LNHS database
Carrion Crow Breeds LNHS database
Hooded Crow rare; 1st rec 06/04/1934 LN 1934
Starling Breeds LNHS database
Rose-coloured Starling
House Sparrow Breeds LNHS database
Tree Sparrow Bred 1956 LBR 1962 (paper)
Chaffinch Breeds LNHS database
Greenfinch Breeds LNHS database
Goldfinch Annual LNHS database
Siskin Annual LNHS database
Linnet Bred 2013 LNHS database
Twite 1st rec 22/03/2012 LBR 2012
Lesser Redpoll Annual LNHS database
Mealy Redpoll
Arctic Redpoll
Two-barred Crossbill
Common Crossbill
Parrot Crossbill
Common Rosefinch
Pine Grosbeak
Lapland Bunting 1st rec 26/01/1979 LBR 1979
Snow Bunting 1st rec 03/11/1934 LN 1934
Pine Bunting
Cirl Bunting
Ortolan Bunting
Rustic Bunting
Little Bunting
Reed Bunting Annual LNHS database
Black-headed Bunting
Corn Bunting


London Bird Reports

London Naturalist

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