​Urban Birds

​Urban Birds

A variety of bird species can be spotted in the urban areas of The Living Coast, including:

Robin
The gardener's companion, found in 90% of Sussex gardens in the 2018 Big Garden Bird Watch

Starling
Watch the 'murmuration' over Brighton’s Palace Pier from an hour before sunset

House Sparrow
'Red-listed' once-ubiquitous bird, but still numerous in Sussex gardens

Blackbird
Tuneful songster, recorded in over 87% of Sussex gardens in the 2018 Big Garden Bird Watch

Peregrine Falcon
Spectacular super-fast predator you may spot around Shoreham power station and Lewes quarries