Arrival and Departure Dates of Summer Visitors

First Recorded Date
Last Recorded Date
2nd February
13th December
7th March 2001
9th December 1994
21st March 2004
6th November 1994
8th February
31st October
Little Ringed Plover
6th March
8th October 2004
Wood Sandpiper
10th April
16th November
Pomarine Skua
10th March
31st December 2000
Roseate Tern
17th April
30th September
Common Tern
21st March
26th November
Arctic Tern
5th April
23rd November 1997
Common/Arctic Tern
10th March 2000
31st December
Little Tern
2nd April 1996
4th November
Black Tern
2nd April 2004
21st November
Turtle Dove
8th March 2004
18th December
15th March
11th November
8th April
5th November
7th April 2000
25th November
9th March
2nd November
Sand Martin
4th March 2000
5th December
4th February
28th December
House Martin
1st February
22nd December 1994
Tree Pipit
17th March
9th November
Yellow Wagtail
10th March
23rd November 1996
21st March
19th October
13th March
11th December 2000
18th February 1995
2nd December
13th February
31st December
Ring Ouzel
2nd February
27th December 1995
Grasshopper Warbler
2nd April 2002
1st November
Sedge Warbler
23rd March 2004
29th October
Reed Warbler
4th April 2002
13th November 1994
Lesser Whitethroat
4th April
21st November
19th March
17th December
Garden Warbler
30th March 2003
16th November 1996
Wood Warbler
7th April
7th October 2004
Willow Warbler
4th March
26th December
Spotted Flycatcher
8th April
18th November
Pied Flycatcher
1st April 2001
1st November



Departure and Arrival Dates of Winter Visitors

Last Recorded Date
First Recorded Date
Black-throated Diver
30th June 1997
3rd August
Great Northern Diver
21st June
14th July 1996
Red-necked Grebe
19th June
18th August 1998
Bewick's Swan
26th April
2nd October 1994
White-fronted Goose
17th April 2000
12th September 1998
Long-tailed Duck
14th June 2002
23rd August
Velvet Scoter
15th June 1997
12th August
23rd May 1998
6th August
24th April 1998
28th October 1994
22nd May 1995
12th September
Hen Harrier
19th June
27th July
Purple Sandpiper
26th May
1st July 2001
Jack Snipe
19th May 1999
29th August
Water Pipit
28th May
1st September
5th June
13th August
26th May 1995
6th August
Great Grey Shrike
14th May
26th September
12th May
13th September


Reference used : Sussex Bird Reports
Over wintering and Summering birds have been left out where possible.

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