British Bird Identifier

Seen a bird and not sure what it is? Tell us a bit about it and we’ll help you identify it with our interactive bird identifier.¬†

When you’ve found your bird, click through to discover more about the species¬†

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Aquatic Warbler
Acrocephalus paludicola
Arctic Skua
Stercorarius parasiticus
Arctic Tern
Sterna paradisaea
Avocet
Recurvirostra avosetta
Balearic Shearwater
Puffinus mauretanicus
Bar-Tailed Godwit
Limosa lapponica
Barn Owl
Tyto alba
Barnacle Goose
Branta leucopsis
Bearded Tit
Panurus biarmicus
Bee-Eater
Merops apiaster
Bewick's Swan
Cygnus columbianus
Bittern
Botaurus stellaris
Black Grouse
Lyrurus tetrix
Black Guillemot
Cepphus grylle
Black-Headed Gull
Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Black-Necked Grebe
Podiceps nigricollis
Black Redstart
Phoenicurus ochruros
Black-Tailed Godwit
Limosa limosa
Black Tern
Chlidonias niger
Black-Throated Diver
Gavia arctica
Blackbird
Turdus merula
Blackcap
Sylvia atricapilla
Blue Tit
Cyanistes caeruleus
Bluethroat
Luscinia svecica
Brambling
Fringilla montifringilla
Brent Goose
Branta bernicla
Bullfinch
Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Buzzard
Buteo buteo
Canada Goose
Branta canadensis
Capercaillie
Tetrao urogallus
Carrion Crow
Corvus corone
Cattle Egret
Bubulcus ibis
Cetti's Warbler
Cettia cetti
Chaffinch
Fringilla coelebs
Chiffchaff
Phylloscopus collybita
Chough
Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax