Recordings of Birds seen on or around Alton Water
Bird Species Present Date 1st Rec Comments Suffolk Status
 Barn Owl X     Fairly common
 Barnacle Goose X     Scarce
 Black Redstart X     Uncommon
 Black Swan X    
 Black Tern X     Fairly common
 Blackbird X     Very common
 Blackcap X     Common
 Black-headed Gull X     Very common
 Black-necked Grebe X     Uncommon
 Black-tailed Godwit X     Common
 Blue Tit X     Very common
 Brambling X     Fairly common
 Bullfinch X     Common
 Buzzard X     Fairly common
 Canada Goose X     Common
 Carrion Crow X     Very common
 Chaffinch X     Very common
 Chiffchaff X     Very common
 Coal Tit X     Very common
 Collared Dove X     Common
 Common Gull X     Very common
 Common Sandpiper X     Common
 Common Tern X     Common
 Coot X     Very common
 Cormorant X     Common
 Cuckoo X     Fairly common
 Dunlin X     Very common
 Dunnock X     Very common
 Egyptian Goose X     Fairly common
 Feral Goose X     Common
 Fieldfare X     Common
 Gadwell X     Common
 Garden Warbler X     Common
 Goldcrest X     Very common
 Golden Plover X     Common
 Goldeneye X     Fairly common
 Goldfinch X     Very common
 Goosander X     Fairly common
 Grasshopper Warbler X     Uncommon
 Great Crested Grebe X     Common
 Great Northern Diver X     Uncommon
 Great Spotted Woodpecker X     Common
 Great Tit X     Very common
 Green Sandpiper X     Fairly common
 Green Woodpecker X     Common
 Greenfinch X     Very common
 Greenshank X     Common
 Grey Heron X     Common
 Grey Wagtail X     Fairly common
 Greylag Goose X     Common
 Herring Gull X     Very common
 Hobby X     Fairly common
 House Martin X     Very common
 House Sparrow X     Common
 Jackdaw X     Very common
 Jay X     Common
 Kestrel X     Common
 Kingfisher X     Fairly common
 Lapwing X     Very common
 Lesser Black-backed Gull X     Very common
 Lesser Redpoll X     Uncommon
 Lesser Whitethroat X     Fairly common
 Linnet X     Common
 Little Grebe X     Common
 Little Owl X     Fairly common
 Little Ringerd Plover X     Uncommon
 Little Tern X     Common
 LittleEgret X     Common
 Long-tailed Tit X     Very common
 Magpie X     Very common
 Mallard X     Very common
 Meadow Pipit X     Common
 Mistle Thrush X     Common
 Moorhen X     Very common
 Mute Swan X     Common
 Nightingale X     Fairly common
 Oystercatcher X     Very common
 Peregrine X     Uncommon
 Pheasant X     Very common
 Pied Wagtail X     Very common
 Pink-footed Goose X     Uncommon
 Pintail X     Fairly common
 Pochard X     Common
 Red-brested Merganser X     Fairly common
 Red-crested Pochard X     Scarce
 Red-legged Partridge X     Common
 Redshank X     Common
 Redwing X     Common
 Reed Bunting X     Common
 Reed Warbler X     Common
 Robin X     Very common
 Rock Dove/Feral Pigeon X     Very common
 Rook X     Very common
 Ruddy Duck X     Uncommon
 Sand Martin X     Common
 Scaup X     Fairly common
 Sedge Warbler X     Common
 Shelduck X     Common
 Shoveller X     Common
 Sisken X     Common
 Skylark X     Common
 Slavonian Grebe X     Uncommon
 Smew X     Uncommon
 Snipe X     Common
 Song Thrush X     Fairly common
 Sparrowhawk X     Common
 Spotted Flycatcher X     Fairly common
 Spotted Redshank X     Fairly common
 Starling X     Very common
 Stock Dove X     Fairly common
 Swallow X     Very common
 Swift X     Very common
 Tawny Owl X     Common
 Teal X     Common
 Treecreeper X     Common
 Tufted Duck X     Common
 Turtle Dove X     Fairly common
 Water Rail X     Fairly common
 Wheatear X     Common
 Whitethroat X     Common
 Wigeon X     Common
 Willow Warbler X     Common
 Woodcock X     Uncommon
 Woodpigeon X     Very common
 Wren X     Very common
 Yellow Wagtail X     Fairly common
 Yellowhammer X     Common