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Lesser Whitethroat, Click to Enlarge Corfu is  a green island. It includes hills that go up to a mountain 900 metres high (Pantokrator) in the north and lower hills and plain areas in the south . The most important points to watch birds are the protected   habitats (Natura 2000) as well as the olive groves . Antinioti Lagoon in the north, the hills and the mountain Pantokrator , the Ropas meadow in the center of the island, Korission lagoon and Alykes in the south. There is particular interest in Paxos, AntiPaxos  and the Diapontian islands, as they are on the migration routes.

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Birds Spotted in Corfu

Species scientific name

Species group

Resident

Breeding

Winter.

Staging

Conserv.

Popul.

Isolation

Global status

Accipiter nisus

Birds

CPBCCC

Acrocephalus arundinaceus

Birds

PBCCC

Acrocephalus melanopogon

Birds

CPBCCC

Acrocephalus schoenobaenus

Birds

CBCCC

Acrocephalus scirpaceus

Birds

CBCCC

Actitis hypoleucos

Birds

PBCCC

Alauda arvensis

Birds

CPBCCC

Alcedo atthis

Birds

PBCCC

Anas acuta

Birds

PBCCC

Anas clypeata

Birds

CBCCC

Anas penelope

Birds

400

BCCC

Anas platyrhynchos

Birds

PBCCC

Anas querquedula

Birds

CBCCC

Anthus campestris

Birds

P B C C C

Anthus cervinus

Birds

C

A

B B B

Anthus pratensis

Birds

P P B C C C

Anthus spinoletta

Birds

P B C C C

Anthus trivialis

Birds

C

A

C C B

Apus apus

Birds

P C B C C C

Apus melba

Birds

C B C C C

Aquila clanga

Birds

P B C C C

Ardea cinerea

Birds

P P B C C C

Ardea purpurea

Birds

C B C C C

Ardeola ralloides

Birds

C B C C B

Arenaria interpres

Birds

P B C C C

Aythya ferina

Birds

P C C C C

Aythya nyroca

Birds

P

D

Botaurus stellaris

Birds

P B C C C

Burhinus oedicnemus

Birds

P

D

Calandrella brachydactyla

Birds

P C B C C C

Calidris alba

Birds

P B C C C

Calidris alpina

Birds

C B C C C

Calidris ferruginea

Birds

C B C C C

Calidris minuta

Birds

C B C C C

Calidris temminckii

Birds

P B C C C

Calonectris diomedea

Birds

C B C C C

Caprimulgus europaeus

Birds

C B C C C

Charadrius alexandrinus

Birds

P P B C C C

Charadrius dubius

Birds

C B C C C

Chlidonias hybridus

Birds

P B C C C

Chlidonias leucopterus

Birds

P B C C C

Chlidonias niger

Birds

C B C C C

Circaetus gallicus

Birds

P B C C C

Circus aeruginosus

Birds

P B C C C

Circus cyaneus

Birds

P C B C C C

Circus pygargus

Birds

P B C C C

Coturnix coturnix

Birds

C B C C B

Cuculus canorus

Birds

C B C C C

Cygnus olor

Birds

P B C C C

Delichon urbica

Birds

C B C C C

Egretta alba

Birds

100-300

B B C B

Egretta garzetta

Birds

C B C C C

Emberiza melanocephala

Birds

P B C C C

Erithacus rubecula

Birds

P P B C C C

Falco peregrinus

Birds

P

D

Falco subbuteo

Birds

P B C C C

Falco vespertinus

Birds

C B C C C

Ficedula albicollis

Birds

C B C C C

Ficedula hypoleuca

Birds

C B C C C

Fringilla coelebs

Birds

C C B C C C

Fulica atra

Birds

P P C C C C

Gallinago gallinago

Birds

P P B C C C

Gelochelidon nilotica

Birds

C B C C C

Haematopus ostralegus

Birds

P B C C C

Hieraaetus fasciatus

Birds

R

B C B C

Himantopus himantopus

Birds

P C B C C C

Hippolais icterina

Birds

C B C C C

Hirundo daurica

Birds

P C B C C C

Hirundo rustica

Birds

C B C C C

Ixobrychus minutus

Birds

P B C C C

Jynx torquilla

Birds

C B C C C

Lanius collurio

Birds

P B C C C

Lanius minor

Birds

P B C C C

Lanius senator

Birds

C C B C C C

Larus audouinii

Birds

R

B C C C

Larus fuscus

Birds

P B C C C

Larus melanocephalus

Birds

P B C C C

Larus minutus

Birds

P B C C C

Lullula arborea

Birds

C B C C C

Luscinia megarhynchos

Birds

R

C B C C C

Merops apiaster

Birds

C B C C C

Motacilla alba

Birds

P B C C C

Motacilla cinerea

Birds

P B C C C

Motacilla flava

Birds

C B C C C

Muscicapa striata

Birds

P C B C C C

Numenius arquata

Birds

P B B C C

Numenius tenuirostris

Birds

P B

A

C C

Nycticorax nycticorax

Birds

P B C C C

Oenanthe hispanica

Birds

P C B C C C

Oenanthe oenanthe

Birds

P C B C C C

Oriolus oriolus

Birds

C B C C C

Otus scops

Birds

R

C B C C C

Pandion haliaetus

Birds

C B B C B

Passer hispaniolensis

Birds

C

D

Pernis apivorus

Birds

P

D

Phalacrocorax carbo sinensis

Birds

600

B B C B

Philomachus pugnax

Birds

P B C C C

Phoenicurus ochruros

Birds

P P B C C C

Phoenicurus phoenicurus

Birds

C B C C C

Phylloscopus collybita

Birds

C C B C C C

Phylloscopus trochilus

Birds

C B C C C

Plegadis falcinellus

Birds

C

D

Pluvialis apricaria

Birds

R

D

Pluvialis squatarola

Birds

P B C C C

Podiceps nigricollis

Birds

P P

D

Porzana parva

Birds

C B C C C

Prunella modularis

Birds

C P B C C C

Recurvirostra avosetta

Birds

P P B C C C

Riparia riparia

Birds

C B C C C

Saxicola ruberta

Birds

Saxicola rubetra

Birds

C B C B C

Sterna albifrons

Birds

P B C C C

Sterna caspia

Birds

R

C B C C C

Sterna hirundo

Birds

C B C C C

Sterna sandvicensis

Birds

C C B C C C

Streptopelia turtur

Birds

C B C C B

Sturnus vulgaris

Birds

C P

D

Sylvia atricapilla

Birds

P C B C C C

Sylvia communis

Birds

C B C C C

Tadorna tadorna

Birds

P B C C C

Tringa glareola

Birds

P B C C C

Tringa nebularia

Birds

P B C C C

Tringa ochropus

Birds

C B C C C

Tringa totanus

Birds

C B C C C

Upupa epops

Birds

C B C C C

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