The Birds of Dokdo
About 175 species of birds identified on Dokdo
Up to the present, about 175 bird species have been identified on the Dokdo Islets. Species that have been observed on Dokdo include dusky thrush, black-tailed gull, little ringed plover, yellow-browed warbler, yellow-throated bunting, Japanese White-eye, brambling, daurian redstart, peregrine falcon, oriental turtle dove, Swinhoe's storm petrel, blue rock thrush, buff-bellied pipit, Japanese robin, brown-headed thrush, Eurasian sparrowhawk, sanderling, Asian brown flycatcher, wood sandpiper, lesser sand plover, grey heron, red-flanked bluetail, barn swallow, grey-streaked flycatcher, intermediate egret, Eurasian tree sparrow, hawfinch, chestnut-flanked white-eye, common redpoll, narcissus flycatcher, cattle egret, black-tailed godwit, black wood pigeon, yellow-rumped flycatcher, pale thrush, etc.
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Swinhoe's storm petrel
Eurasian tree sparrow
black wood pigeon