Recording Hot List

These THIRTY species are the ones that have generated the most tweets in the last month. Click any species name for more details of the individual sightings, where and when.

Common Name (Click for full details) Alternative Name(s) Scientific Name Group Records
Osprey Pandion haliaetus Birds 66
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava Birds 57
Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe Birds 47
Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia Birds 45
Greenshank Tringa nebularia Birds 35
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata Birds 35
Dunlin Calidris alpina Birds 31
Kingfisher Alcedo atthis Birds 31
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Birds 29
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra Birds 27
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Birds 26
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds 25
Wood Sandpiper Tringa g;areola Birds 24
Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Birds 24
Grey Phalarope Phalaropus filicarius Birds 22
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus Birds 21
Sanderling Calidris alba Birds 21
Great White Egret Ardea alba Birds 21
Wryneck Jynx torquilla Birds 20
Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus Birds 20
Bairds Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Birds 19
Ruff Philomachus pugnax Birds 18
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus Birds 18
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Birds 17
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Birds 16
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica Birds 15
Black Tern Chlidonias niger Birds 15
Hoopoe Upupa epops Birds 15
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Birds 14
Redshank Tringa totanus Birds 14

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