birding beaumonts


Sounds from Parc des Beaumonts

In alphabetical order

Les sons des Beaumonts

Par ordre alphabétique (noms anglais)

Blackbird (Turdus merula)              

Merle noir

1st May 2009

Black Redstart  (Phoenicurus ochruros)

Rougequeue noir

26th April 2009

Black Woodpecker  (Dryocopus martius)

Pic noir 

14th April 2015

Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)  25th April 2009

Fauvette à tête noire

example 2 ( 29 April 2010 )

example 3 ( 29 April 2010 )

Common Quail  (Coturnix coturnix)
Caille des blés

Common Whitethroat (Sylvia communis)

Fauvette grisette

22nd July 2010

Coot  (Fulica atra)
Foulque macroule

Curlew  (Numenius arquata)
Courlis cendré

Dunnock (Prunella modularis)
Accenteur mouchet

Dusky Warbler (Phylloscopus fuscatus)

Pouillot brun 

22nd October 2013

Garden Warbler  (Sylvia borin)

Fauvette des jardins 

April 25th 2009

Golden-plover  (Pluvialis apricaria)
Pluvier doré

Green Sandpiper  (Tringa ochropus)
Chevalier culblanc

Grey Wagtail  (Motacilla cinerea)
Bergeronnette des ruisseaux

Lesser Redpoll  (Carduelis cabaret)
Sizerin cabaret

Lesser Whitethroat (Sylvia curruca)

Fauvette babillarde

9th May 2009

Little Bittern  (Ixobrychus minutus)
Blongios nain

Little Ringed Plover  (Charadrius dubius)

Petit Gravelot

18th July 2019

3rd October 2020

Mistle Thrush (Turdus viscivorus)

Grive draine

5th March 2009

Nightingale (Luscinia megarhynchos)      

Rossignol philomèle

Ortolan Bunting  (Emberiza hortulana)
Bruant ortolan

Redshank  (Tringa totanus)
Chevalier gambette

Redwing (Turdus iliacus)

Grive mauvis 

Migrating overhead - 31st October 2014

Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus scirpaceus)

Rousserolle effarvatte 

18th May 2013

Ringed Plover  (Charadrius hiaticula)
Grand Gravelot

Robin  (Erithacus rubecula)
Rougegorge familier

Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)

Perruche à collier

Singles or small groups fly overhead in the early mornings.

1st September 2013 

Sedge Warbler (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus)

Phragmite des joncs

This individual was at the Mare Perchée from 22-24th April 2010

Siberian Chiffchaff   (Phylloscopus collybita tristis)                                               

Pouillot de Sibérie

Example 1                                          

Example 2  

March 17th 2007

Sky Lark (alauda arvensis)
Alouette des champs

9th October 2010

Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos)

Grive musicienne

25th May 2020

Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)   

Epervier d'Europe

Example 1

Example 2

Example 1 - a female recorded near the nest (with recently fledged juveniles nearby) - 11th August 2007                                

Example 2 - a female perched near the nest - 9th May 2009

Spotted Crake  (Porzana porzana)
Marouette ponctuée

Tawny Owl  (Strix aluco
Chouette hulotte

Tree Pipit  (Anthus trivialis)
Pipit des arbres

Turnstone  (Arenaria interpres)
Tournepierre à collier

Water Rail (Rallus aquaticus)
Râle d'eau

Whimbrel  (Numenius phaeopus
Courlis corlieu

Willow Warbler   (Phylloscopus trochilus)

Pouillot fitis

example 1

example 2

26th April 2009

Wood Lark  (Lullula arborea)
Alouette lulu

Wood Sandpiper  (Tringa glareola)
Chevalier sylvain

Yellowhammer  (Emberiza citrinella)
Bruant jaune