Welcome to the Website of the
Buckinghamshire Bird Club

The Atlas progress map has been updated.  Click on the map to visit the Atlas page for further details

2009 Bucks Bird Club
Field and Indoor Meetings

Recent Website Additions  - Click on photos to visit the species page

One of eleven Black Terns seen at Calvert mid-month
A single Little Tern at Little Marlow in Mid May
This is one of three stunning Black-necked Grebes photographed at Willen Lake in early May
This Turtle Dove was photographed at a mid-Bucks site
This Cuckoo was a nice find at Calvert and a first photograph for this website
One of two Whimbrels that were found at Rowsham
Steps Hill produced this reeling "Gropper"


See this rather unusual Osprey photo as well as photos of the bird perched.
These stunning Golden Plover were at Hillesden Lake


Photos of both male and female Gadwall added.  Both taken at Calvert.

This Ring Ouzel was a surprise find in Naphill in late March

This Osprey was at Latimer in late March

The charts of medium scarce birds to Bucks have been updated.  They can be accessed by clicking on the links on the "Bucks List" pages (and on some picture pages).

Click on the chart to the left to see which species this relates to.

Details of the 2007 Bird Report.  A must for all Bucks Birders
Taken in March 2008, these young Ravens  were described as "big as chickens!"
Masses of Gulls and Jackdaws fill the sky at Little Marlow GP in February. (Link to "You Tube")
This Common Redpoll was photographed in a Speen garden in very early March
The Short-eared Owls were still present at Linford in February

This interesting photo of a BIttern taking off was taken at Calvert Lake in early January.

More amazing Bittern Photos added in February and March

This Cetti's Warbler was photographed at Calvert Lake in February
This male Peregrine Falcon is one of a pair that are resident in the centre of Aylesbury.
A nesting platform was erected by the Bucks County Council in early 2008.
Updated August 2008

All of the pictures above link to species pages. 
Click on the images to view these pages.

To view the photographic contributors page click here.  
Can other contributors of photos please supply details to Jim Rose.

Highlights of birds from previous years

2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

What's New

The following items have been added to this website during 2009 plus a few of the more recent ones from 2007.  Also see the 2003 highlights page   2004 highlights page  2005 highlights page 2006 highlights page and 2007 highlights page 2008 Highlights page

Black Tern photos added 14th May 2009

Little Tern photos added 13th May 2009

Atlas page updated 5th May 2009

Turtle Dove photos added 5th May 2009

Cuckoo photos added 5th May 2009

Whimbrel photos added 27th April 2009

Grasshopper Warbler photos added 27th April 2009

Golden Plover photos added 13th April 2009

Gadwall photos added 13th April 2009

Ring Ouzel photos added 8th April 2009

Osprey photos added 8th April 2009

Charts of scarcer birds in Bucks added 7th April 2009

Records of rare birds seen in Bucks updated 7th April 2009

Raven photos added 15th March 2009

Green Woodpecker video clips added 15th March 2009

Various video clips added 7th March 2009

Fieldfare photos added 4th March 2009

Barn Owl photos added 4th March 2009

Starling photos added 4th March 2009

Long-tailed Tit photos added 4th March 2009

Video Clips Page added 4th March 2009

Common Redpoll photos added 1st and 12th March 2009

Short-eared Owl photos added 22nd February 2009

Bittern photos added 15th and 22nd February 2009

Cetti's Warbler photos added 15th and 22nd February 2009

Water Rail photos added 15th February 2009 and 4th March 2009

Smew photos added 12th January 2009.

Bittern photos added 9th and 27th January 2009.

Scaup photos added 3rd January 2009.



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