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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
Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia Birds 38
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes Birds 30
Great Northern Diver Gavia immer Birds 24
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla Birds 22
Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla Birds 22
Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus Birds 22
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Birds 22
Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus Birds 18
Merlin Falco columbarious Birds 16
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus Birds 15
Scaup Aythya marila Birds 13
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus Birds 12
Woodlark Lullula arborea Birds 12
Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula Birds 12
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima Birds 12
Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica Birds 12
Redwing Turdus iliacus Birds 11
Slavonian Grebe Podiceps auritus Birds 10
Little Egret Egretta garzetta Birds 10
Brent Goose Branta bernicla Birds 10
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus Birds 9
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Birds 9
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major Birds 9
Lapwing Green Plover or Pee-wit Vanellus vanellus Birds 9
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus Birds 9
Great Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor Birds 8
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus Birds 8
Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita Birds 8
Greenshank Tringa nebularia Birds 8
Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis Birds 8