Below is the species list for the Islands in June 2019, when it stood at 449 species, plus three species groups or pairs that could not be identified to species.

Brent Goose
Canada Goose
Barnacle Goose
Greylag Goose
Taiga Bean Goose
Pink-footed Goose
Tundra Bean Goose
White-fronted Goose
Mute Swan
Bewick’s Swan
Whooper Swan
Shelduck
Mandarin Duck
Garganey
Blue-winged Teal
Shoveler
Gadwall
Wigeon
American Wigeon
Mallard
Black Duck
Pintail
Teal
Green-winged Teal
Red-crested Pochard
Pochard
Ferruginous Duck
Ring-necked Duck
Tufted Duck
Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Eider
Surf Scoter
Velvet Scoter
Common Scoter
Long-tailed Duck
Bufflehead
Goldeneye
Smew
Goosander
Red-breasted Merganser
Ruddy Duck
Red-legged Partridge
Quail
Pheasant
Red-throated Diver
Black-throated Diver
Great Northern Diver
White-billed Diver
Wilson’s Petrel
Black-browed Albatross
Storm Petrel
Swinhoe’s Petrel
Leach’s Petrel
Fulmar
Fea’s Petrel
Scopoli’s Shearwater
Cory’s Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Great Shearwater
Manx Shearwater
Balearic Shearwater
Barolo Shearwater
Little Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Great Crested Grebe
Slavonian Grebe
Black-necked Grebe
Red-billed Tropicbird
Black Stork
White Stork
Glossy Ibis
Spoonbill
Bittern
American Bittern
Little Bittern
Night Heron
Squacco Heron
Cattle Egret
Grey Heron
Great Blue Heron
Purple Heron
Great White Egret
Little Egret
Gannet
Shag
Cormorant
Osprey
Honey Buzzard
Short-toed Eagle
Sparrowhawk
Goshawk
Marsh Harrier
Hen Harrier
Northern Harrier
Pallid Harrier
Montagu’s Harrier
Red Kite
Black Kite
White-tailed Eagle
Rough-legged Buzzard
Buzzard
Little Bustard
Water Rail
Corncrake
Little Crake
Spotted Crake
Sora
Purple Gallinule
Moorhen
Coot
Crane
Stone-curlew
Oystercatcher
Black-winged Stilt
Avocet
Lapwing
Sociable Plover
Golden Plover
Pacific Golden Plover
American Golden Plover
Grey Plover
Ringed Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Little Ringed Plover
Killdeer
Kentish Plover
Caspian Plover
Dotterel
Upland Sandpiper
Whimbrel
Eskimo Curlew
Curlew
Bar-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Godwit
Turnstone
Knot
Ruff
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper
Temminck’s Stint
Sanderling
Dunlin
Purple Sandpiper
Baird’s Sandpiper
Little Stint
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Long-billed Dowitcher
Short-billed Dowitcher
Woodcock
Jack Snipe
Great Snipe
Snipe
Wilson’s Snipe
Terek Sandpiper
Wilson’s Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Grey Phalarope
Common Sandpiper
Spotted Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Lesser Yellowlegs
Redshank
Marsh Sandpiper
Wood Sandpiper
Spotted Redshank
Greenshank
Greater Yellowlegs
Cream-coloured Courser
Collared Pratincole
Kittiwake
Ivory Gull
Sabine’s Gull
Bonaparte’s Gull
Black-headed Gull
Little Gull
Laughing Gull
Franklin’s Gull
Mediterranean Gull
Common Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Glaucous Gull
Iceland Gull
Herring Gull
American Herring Gull
Caspian Gull
Yellow-legged Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Gull-billed Tern
Royal Tern

Caspian Tern

Lesser Crested Tern
Sandwich Tern
Little Tern
Bridled Tern
Roseate Tern
Common Tern
Arctic Tern
Whiskered Tern
White-winged Black Tern
Black Tern
Great Skua
Pomarine Skua
Arctic Skua
Long-tailed Skua
Little Auk
Guillemot
Razorbill
Black Guillemot
Puffin
Pallas’s Sandgrouse
Feral Pigeon/ Rock Dove
Stock Dove
Woodpigeon
Turtle Dove
Rufous Turtle Dove
Collared Dove
Great Spotted Cuckoo
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Black-billed Cuckoo
Cuckoo
Barn Owl
Scops Owl
Snowy Owl
Tawny Owl
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Common Nighthawk
Nightjar
Chimney Swift
Alpine Swift
Swift
Pallid Swift
Little Swift
Roller
Kingfisher

Belted Kingfisher

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater
Bee-eater
Hoopoe
Wryneck
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Green Woodpecker
Lesser Kestrel
Kestrel
Red-footed Falcon
Merlin
Hobby
Gyrfalcon
Peregrine
Brown Shrike
Red-backed Shrike
Turkestan Shrike
Lesser Grey Shrike
Great Grey Shrike
Steppe Grey Shrike
Woodchat Shrike
Masked Shrike
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Golden Oriole
Jay
Magpie
Nutcracker
Chough
Jackdaw
Rook
Carrion Crow
Hooded Crow
Raven
Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing
Coal Tit
Crested Tit
Blue Tit
Great Tit
Penduline Tit
Bearded Tit
Woodlark
Skylark
Shore Lark
Short-toed Lark
Bimaculated Lark
Calandra Lark
Sand Martin
Tree Swallow
Swallow
House Martin
Red-rumped Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Cetti’s Warbler
Long-tailed Tit
Willow Warbler
Chiffchaff
Iberian Chiffchaff
Western Bonelli’s Warbler
Eastern Bonelli’s Warbler
Wood Warbler
Dusky Warbler
Radde’s Warbler
Pallas’s Warbler
Yellow-browed Warbler
Hume’s Warbler
Arctic Warbler
Green Warbler
Greenish Warbler
Two-barred Greenish Warbler
Pale-legged Leaf Warbler
Great Reed Warbler
Aquatic Warbler
Sedge Warbler
Paddyfield Warbler
Blyth’s Reed Warbler
Reed Warbler
Marsh Warbler
Booted Warbler
Sykes’s Warbler
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler
Melodious Warbler
Icterine Warbler
Grasshopper Warbler
Savi’s Warbler
Lanceolated Warbler
Blackcap
Garden Warbler
Barred Warbler
Lesser Whitethroat
Eastern Orphean Warbler
Whitethroat
Dartford Warbler
Spectacled Warbler
Subalpine Warbler
Moltoni’s Warbler
Sardinian Warbler
Firecrest
Goldcrest
Wren
Treecreeper
Rose-coloured Starling
Starling
Siberian Thrush
White’s Thrush
Grey-cheeked Thrush
Swainson’s Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
Ring Ouzel
Blackbird
Eyebrowed Thrush
Black-throated Thrush
Dusky Thrush
Fieldfare
Redwing
Song Thrush
Mistle Thrush
American Robin
Spotted Flycatcher
Robin
Bluethroat
Thrush Nightingale
Nightingale
Red-flanked Bluetail
Pied Flycatcher
Collared Flycatcher
Red-breasted Flycatcher
Black Redstart
Redstart
Rock Thrush
Blue Rock Thrush
Whinchat
Stonechat
Siberian Stonechat
Wheatear
Isabelline Wheatear
Desert Wheatear
Black-eared Wheatear
Pied Wheatear
House Sparrow
Spanish Sparrow
Tree Sparrow
Alpine Accentor
Dunnock
Yellow Wagtail
Eastern Yellow Wagtail
Citrine Wagtail
Grey Wagtail
Pied / White Wagtail
Richard’s Pipit
Blyth’s Pipit
Tawny Pipit
Meadow Pipit
Tree Pipit
Olive-backed Pipit
Pechora Pipit
Red-throated Pipit
Buff-bellied Pipit
Water Pipit
Rock Pipit
Chaffinch
Brambling
Hawfinch
Bullfinch
Common Rosefinch
Greenfinch
Twite
Linnet
Common Redpoll
Lesser Redpoll
Arctic Redpoll
Crossbill
Goldfinch
Serin
Siskin
Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush
Black-and-white Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Hooded Warbler
Northern Parula
Magnolia Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Bobolink
Baltimore Oriole
Corn Bunting
Yellowhammer
Pine Bunting
Ortolan Bunting
Cirl Bunting
Little Bunting
Yellow-browed Bunting
Rustic Bunting
Yellow-breasted Bunting
Black-headed Bunting
Reed Bunting
White-throated Sparrow
Lapland Bunting
Snow Bunting
Scarlet Tanager
Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Species Groups/ Pairs:

Southern Skuas
Band-rumped Storm Petrels
Willow/ Marsh Tit

Long-tailed Duck © Joe Pender