Species list south-central Turkey 26 Mar - 4 Apr 2006
John van der Woude  -  www.jvanderw.nl  
see also text report
 * = lifer

Black-necked Grebe
Cormorant
White Pelican
Cattle Egret
Little Egret
Great White Egret
Grey Heron
Purple Heron
White Stork
Glossy Ibis
Spoonbill
Greater Flamingo
Ruddy Shelduck
Shelduck
Teal
Mallard
Pintail
Garganey
Shoveler
Red-crested Pochard
Red Kite
Short-toed Eagle
Marsh Harrier
Hen Harrier
Sparrowhawk
Buzzard
Long-legged Buzzard
Lesser Spotted Eagle -  a few Göksu delta
Greater Spotted Eagle - a few Göksu delta
Golden Eagle
Osprey
Lesser Kestrel
Kestrel
Merlin - several Göksu delta
Peregrine
Caspian Snowcock* - Demirkazik
Chukar
Quail
Little Crake - 1 Göksu delta
Moorhen
Purple Gallinule
Coot
Crane
Black-winged Stilt
Kentish Plover - at least 100 Adana delta (see report)
Grey Plover
Spur-winged Plover
Ruff
Snipe
Black-tailed Godwit
Whimbrel
Curlew
Spotted Redshank
Redshank
Marsh Sandpiper - 6 Göksu delta
Greenshank
Green Sandpiper
Wood Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper
Slender-billed Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Mediterrean Yellow-legged Gull
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern
Common Tern
Rock Dove
Wood Pigeon
Collared Dove
Swift
Alpine Swift
Kingfisher
Hoopoe
Wryneck - 1 Adana delta
Green Woodpecker
Syrian Woodpecker
Middle Spotted Woodpecker
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Calandra Lark
Short-toed Lark - groups
Lesser Short-toed Lark
Crested Lark
Wood Lark
Sky Lark
Shore Lark
Sand Martin
Crag Martin
Barn Swallow
Red-rumped Swallow
House Martin
Tawny Pipit
Meadow Pipit
Yellow Wagtail
Citrine Wagtail - 1 Göksu delta
White Wagtail
Wren
Alpine Accentor - Demirkazik
Nightingale
Black Redstart
Redstart
Stonechat
Isabelline Wheatear - numerous between Konya and Eregli
Wheatear
Pied Wheatear* - dozen Göksu delta
Eastern Black-eared Wheatear
Finsch's Wheatear* - Demirkazik a few
Blue Rock Thrush
Blackbird
Fieldfare
Song Thrush
Mistle Thrush
Cetti's Warbler
Fan-tailed Warbler
Sedge Warbler
Reed Warbler
Great Reed Warbler
Lesser Whitethroat
Blackcap
Eastern Bonelli's Warbler* - 1 singing Akseki
Chiffchaff
Willow Warbler
Goldcrest
Bearded Tit - Göksu delta
Long-tailed Tit
Sombre Tit - Akseki
Coal Tit
Blue Tit
Great Tit
Krüper's Nuthatch* - several Akseki
Western Rock Nuthatch
Short-toed Treecreeper
Penduline Tit - Göksu delta
Masked Shrike - Göksu delta and Side
Jay
Magpie
Red-billed Chough
Jackdaw
Rook
Hooded Crow
Raven
Starling
House Sparrow
Spanish Sparrow
Tree Sparrow
Rock Sparrow
Snowfinch - Demirkazik
Chaffinch
Serin
Greenfinch
Goldfinch
Siskin
Linnet
Crossbill
Crimson-winged Finch* - Demirkazik
Ortolan Bunting
Corn Bunting