Latest sightings

See also the Walney Bird Observatory blog, latest photos from Cumbria on BirdGuides and the Cumbria Birding Facebook group.

The sightings below may not be verified. To report a latest sighting, please email sightings@cumbriabirdclub.org.uk including any photos you have - let us know if it is OK to put the photos on this website. This won't be an official record, so please note it in BirdTrack or report to us.


  • 24 January, 2022: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 23 January, 2022: Todd’s Canada Goose - 1 Rockcliffe Marsh still
  • 23 January, 2022: Great Grey Shrike - 1 still Killington
  • 22 January, 2022: Red-necked Grebe - 1 Walney still
  • 22 January, 2022: Spoonbill - 1 Askam-in-Furness still
  • 22 January, 2022: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 21 January, 2022: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 20 January, 2022: Spoonbill - 1 Askam-in-Furness still
  • 20 January, 2022: Greater Scaup - 1 female Sunbiggin Tarn still
  • 20 January, 2022: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 18 January, 2022: Greater Scaup - 1 Siddick Pond still
  • 18 January, 2022: Greater Scaup - 1 Campfield still
  • 17 January, 2022: Red-necked Grebe - 1 Walney
  • 17 January, 2022: Greater Scaup - 1 Campfield
  • 16 January, 2022: Greater Scaup - 1 Sunbiggin Tarn still
  • 16 January, 2022: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 15 January, 2022: Great White Egret - 1 Kings Meaburn
  • 15 January, 2022: Great Grey Shrike - 1 Killington still
  • 15 January, 2022: Great Northern Diver - 1 Coniston Water
  • 14 January, 2022: Red-necked Grebe - 1 Walney
  • 13 January, 2022: Red-necked Grebe - 1 Cavendish Dock still
  • 13 January, 2022: Ring-necked Duck - 2 females Longtown Ponds still
  • 13 January, 2022: Greater Scaup - 1 Siddick Pond still
  • 13 January, 2022: Greater Scaup - 1 female Sunbiggin Tarn still
  • 12 January, 2022: Red-necked Grebe - 1 Cavendish Dock