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A photographic adventure by Mark Pewtress to photograph Britain's birds

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Where and when to find birds in Britain
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My Quest

The List

Anatidae
Mute Swan / Bewick's Swan (Tundra Swan) / Whooper Swan / Bean Goose / Pink-footed Goose / (Greater) White-fronted Goose / Greylag Goose / Canada Goose / Barnacle Goose / Brent Goose (Brant Goose) / Egyptian Goose / (Common) Shelduck / Mandarin Duck / (Eurasian) Wigeon / Gadwall / (Eurasian) Teal / Mallard / (Northern) Pintail / Garganey / (Northern) Shoveler / Red-crested Pochard / (Common) Pochard / Ferruginous Duck / Tufted Duck / (Greater) Scaup / (Common) Eider / Long-tailed Duck / Common Scoter (Black Scoter) / Velvet Scoter / (Common) Goldeneye / Smew / Red-breasted Merganser / Goosander (Common Merganser) / Ruddy Duck

Tetraonidae
Red Grouse (Willow Ptarmigan) / (Rock) Ptarmigan / Black Grouse / (Western) Capercaillie

Phasianidae
Red-legged Partridge / Grey Partridge / (Common) Quail / (Common) Pheasant / Golden Pheasant

Gaviidae
Red-throated Diver (Red-throated Loon) / Black-throated Diver (Black-throated Loon) / Great Northern Diver (Great Northern Loon)

Podicipedidae
Little Grebe / Great Crested Grebe / Red-necked Grebe / Slavonian Grebe (Horned Grebe) / Black-necked Grebe

Procellariidae
(Northern) Fulmar / Cory's Shearwater / Great Shearwater / Manx Shearwater

Hydrobatidae
(European) Storm Petrel / Leach's (Storm) Petrel

Sulidae
(Northern) Gannet

Phalacrocoracidae
(Great) Cormorant / (European) Shag

Ardeidae
(Eurasian) Bittern / Little Egret / Grey Heron

Ciconiidae
White Stork

Threskiornithidae
(Eurasian) Spoonbill

Accipitridae
(European) Honey-buzzard / Red Kite / White-tailed Eagle / (Western) Marsh Harrier / Hen Harrier (Northern Harrier) / Montaguís Harrier / (Northern) Goshawk / (Eurasian) Sparrowhawk / (Common) Buzzard / Rough-legged Buzzard (Roughleg) / Golden Eagle

Pandionidae
Osprey

Falconidae
(Common) Kestrel / Merlin / (Eurasian) Hobby / Peregrine (Falcon)

Rallidae
Water Rail / Spotted Crake / Corncrake (Corn Crake) / (Common) Moorhen / (Common) Coot

Gruidae
(Common) Crane

Haematopodidae
(Eurasian) Oystercatcher

Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt / (Pied) Avocet

Burhinidae
(Eurasian) Stone-curlew

Charadriidae
Little Ringed Plover / (Common) Ringed Plover / Kentish Plover / (Eurasian) Dotterel / (European) Golden Plover / Grey Plover / (Northern) Lapwing

Scolopacidae
(Red) Knot / Sanderling / Little Stint / Temminckís Stint / Curlew Sandpiper / Purple Sandpiper / Dunlin / Ruff / Jack Snipe / (Common) Snipe / (Eurasian) Woodcock / Black-tailed Godwit / Bar-tailed Godwit / Whimbrel / (Eurasian) Curlew / Common Sandpiper / Green Sandpiper / Spotted Redshank / (Common) Greenshank / Wood Sandpiper / (Common) Redshank / (Ruddy) Turnstone / Red-necked Phalarope / Grey Phalarope (Red Phalarope)

Stercorariidae
Pomarine Skua (Pomerine Jaeger) / Arctic Skua (Parasitic Jaeger) / Long-tailed Skua (Long-tailed Jaeger) / Great Skua

Laridae
Sabineís Gull / (Black-legged) Kittiwake / (Common) Black-headed Gull / Little Gull / Mediterranean Gull / Common Gull (Mew Gull) / Ring-billed Gull / Lesser Black-backed Gull / Herring Gull / Iceland Gull / Glaucous Gull / Great Black-backed Gull

Sternidae
Black Tern / Sandwich Tern / Common Tern / Roseate Tern / Arctic Tern

Alcidae
Guillemot (Common Murre) / Razorbill / Black Guillemot / Little Auk / (Atlantic) Puffin

Columbidae
Rock Dove - Feral Pigeon (Common Pigeon) / Stock Dove / Woodpigeon (Common Wood Pigeon) / (Eurasian) Collared Dove / (European) Turtle Dove

Psittacidae
Ring-necked Parakeet (Rose-ringed Parakeet)

Cuculidae
(Common) Cuckoo

Tytonidae
Barn Owl

Strigidae
Little Owl / Tawny Owl / Long-eared Owl / Short-eared Owl

Caprimulgidae
(European) Nightjar

Apodidae
(Common) Swift

Alcedinidae
(Common) Kingfisher

Meropidae
(European) Bee-eater

Upupidae
(Eurasian) Hoopoe

Picidae
(Eurasian) Wryneck / (European) Green Woodpecker / Great Spotted Woodpecker / Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

Alaudidae
(Greater) Short-toed Lark / Woodlark (Wood Lark) / Skylark (Sky Lark) / Shore Lark (Horned Lark)

Hirundinidae
Sand Martin / (Barn) Swallow / (Common) House Martin

Motacillidae
Tree Pipit / Meadow Pipit / (Eurasian) Rock Pipit / Water Pipit / Yellow Wagtail / Grey Wagtail / Pied Wagtail (White Wagtail)

Bombycillidae
(Bohemian) Waxwing

Cinclidae
(White-throated) Dipper

Troglodytidae
(Winter) Wren

Prunellidae
Dunnock

Turdidae
(European) Robin / (Common) Nightingale / Bluethroat / Black Redstart / (Common) Redstart / Whinchat / (Eurasian) Stonechat / (Northern) Wheatear / Ring Ouzel / (Common) Blackbird / Fieldfare / Song Thrush / Redwing / Mistle Thrush

Silviidae
Cettiís Warbler / (Common) Grasshopper Warbler / Sedge Warbler / Marsh Warbler / (Eurasian) Reed Warbler / Icterine Warbler / Melodious Warbler / (Eurasian) Blackcap / Garden Warbler / Barred Warbler / Lesser Whitethroat / (Common) Whitethroat / Dartford Warbler / Yellow-browed Warbler / Wood Warbler / Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler / Goldcrest / Firecrest

Muscicapidae
Spotted Flycatcher / Red-breasted Flycatcher / (Eurasian) Pied Flycatcher

Timaliidae
Bearded Tit (Bearded Reedling)

Aegithalidae
Long-tailed Tit (Long-tailed Bushtit)

Paridae
Blue Tit / Great Tit / (European) Crested Tit / Coal Tit / Willow Tit / Marsh Tit

Sittidae
(Eurasian) Nuthatch

Certhiidae
(Eurasian) Treecreeper

Oriolidae
(Eurasian) Golden Oriole

Laniidae
Red-backed Shrike / Great Grey Shrike / Woodchat Shrike

Corvidae
(Eurasian) Jay / (Eurasian) Magpie / (Red-billed) Chough / (Western) Jackdaw / Rook / Carrion Crow / Hooded Crow / (Northern) Raven

Sturnidae
(Common) Starling / Rose-coloured Starling (Rosy Starling)

Passeridae
House Sparrow / (Eurasian) Tree Sparrow

Fringillidae
Chaffinch / Brambling / (European) Serin / (European) Greenfinch / (European) Goldfinch / (Eurasian) Siskin / (Common) Linnet / Twite / Lesser Redpoll / Common Crossbill (Red Crossbill) / Scottish Crossbill / Common Rosefinch / (Eurasian) Bullfinch / Hawfinch

Emberizidae
Lapland Bunting (Lapland Longspur) / Snow Bunting / Yellowhammer / Cirl Bunting / Ortolan Bunting / (Common) Reed Bunting / Corn Bunting