Isle of Wight ( IOW ) Birds, Sightings for 2019

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MY OWN SIGHTINGS, and Reports from other Birders- ( GREEN=Confirmed , PURPLE=Single Observer , RED=Unconfirmed).

July

112 IOW Species seen this month
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WednesdaySunny IntervalsBrisk SW Wind
31/07Newtown NRWhimbrel2
31/07(7.40 - 9.50)Curlewc50
31/07"Redshank3, 1 juv.
31/07"Greenshank2
31/07"Oystercatcherc20
31/07"Shelduck8, c20 Juv.
31/07"Little Egret5
31/07"DUNLIN9(Most in Summer Plumage)
31/07"RINGED PLOVER1, 2 juv.
31/07"Sandwich Tern1
31/07"Common Tern1(E. Spit)
31/07"Pied Wagtail2
31/07"Peregrine1
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31/07St. Helens Bridge to PondsBittern1(Flying over by bridge
31/07(15.30 - 16.30)Swift1
31/07"Swallow3
31/07"Sand Martin2
31/07"Little Grebe2
31/07"Tufted Duck2
31/07"Pochard1f
31/07"Mallardc20
31/07"Great White Egret1(Flew over river, landed in reeds)
31/07"Little Egret3
31/07"Coot5
31/07"Marsh Harrier1f, 2 juv.
31/07LagoonCommon Sandpiper Click for Picture 2
31/07"Redshank2, 1 juv.
31/07"Black-tailed Godwit4
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TuesdayDrizzle to Heavy Showers amStrong SW Wind
30/07"La Falaise", VentnorGannet101(71W, 28E 3 juv.)
30/07(7.25 - 8.55)Kittiwake1W
30/07"Manx Shearwater1W
30/07"Herring Gull12
30/07"Black-headed Gull1
30/07"Small Migrantsc30W(In a tight flock over the sea)
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MondayFine Sunny
29/07Haddons Pits (NT). LuccombeWillow Warbler5+
29/07(7.35)Blackcap2+(Heard)
29/07"Chiffchaff1+
29/07"(Pied Flycatcher)1(Seen briefly, reported by Mark B.)
29/07"poss. Garden Warbler1(Being secretive)
29/07"Green Woodpecker1
29/07"Jay1
29/07"Stock Dove1(Heard)
29/07"Raven1
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29/07Nansen HillWillow Warblerc15
29/07(8.25 - 9.20)Green Woodpecker2
29/07"Whitethroat1
29/07"Blackcap1m, 2 f/juv.
29/07"Magpie4
29/07"Wren1
29/07"Raven2
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SundayFine Sunny
28/07Bembridge HarbourCurlew1
28/07(7.20)Redshank12
28/07"Heron1
28/07"Oystercatcher1
28/07"Mallard12
28/07"Black-headed Gullc30
28/07"Mediterranean Gull2+
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28/07St. Helens Bridge & PondPochard1f
28/07(7.30)Great-crested Grebe1
28/07"Gadwall2+
28/07"Tufted Duck10
28/07"Sand Martinc20
28/07"Swallowc4
28/07"Heron1
28/07"Cormorantc50
28/07"Starling6
28/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
28/07"Sedge Warbler1
28/07"Blue Tit4
28/07"Great Tit1
28/07"Marsh Harrier1f
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28/07New Bridge Ponds and Laundry LaneLittle Egret2
28/07(8.10)Canada Geesec20
28/07-IWOG Walk from 8.30Sand Martinc10
28/07"Swallow4
28/07"Willow Warbler2
28/07"Whitethroatc8
28/07"Linnet2
28/07"Greenfinch1m
28/07"Goldfinch4
28/07"Chaffinch4
28/07"Swallow4
28/07"Coot2
28/07"Mallard4
28/07"Green Woodpecker1
28/07"Starlingc100
28/07"Black-headed Gull3
28/07"Buzzard3
28/07"Hobby1
28/07"Sparrowhawk2
28/07"Peregrine1 juv.
28/07St. Helens BridgePochard1f
28/07(10.30)Great-crested Grebe1
28/07"Tufted Duck4
28/07"Heron2
28/07"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
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28/07West Lane, BradingBarn Owl1(By lane at 21.30)
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SaturdayCloudy, Sunny Intervals & Showers
27/07St. Helens BridgeSAND MARTINc30
27/07(8.15)Swiftc10
27/07"Tufted Duck9
27/07"Gadwall5
27/07"Coot6
27/07"Heron1
27/07"Blue Tit3
27/07"Marsh Harrier1f, 1 juv.
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27/07Newtown NRWhimbrel1
27/07(13.45)Curlewc75
27/07"Redshank1
27/07"Oystercatcherc20
27/07"Shelduck7, c20 Juv.
27/07"Little Egret4
27/07"Linnet12
27/07"Mediterranean Gull2
27/07"Pied Wagtail2
27/07"Peregrine1 juv.
Spiders"Wasp Spider10(Grass verge by Hide)
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27/07YarmouthShelduck2, 2 juv.
27/07(15.35 - 16.10)Redshank3, 1 juv.
27/07"Little Egret4
27/07"Oystercatcher2
27/07"Swan1
27/07"Black-tailed Godwit12
27/07"Curlew1
27/07"Lapwing16
27/07"Sparrow7+
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Reported 27/07NewportHOODED CROW1 From Facebook (Maggie A.)
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FridayClouds and Sunny Intervals
26/07Ryde EsplanadeBlack-headed Gullc100
26/07(7.15Mediterranean Gullc120
26/07"Pied Wagtail2
26/07Canoe LakeLittle Egret1
26/07"Canada Geesec50
26/07"BarnacleGeese10+
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26/07Hersey NRLittle Egret11
26/07(7.30)Greenshank1
26/07"Moorhen1
26/07"Coot2
26/07"Little Grebe3
26/07"Mallard8
26/07"Heron1
26/07"Song Thrush1
26/07"Reed Warbler2
26/07"Black-headed Gull4
26/07Duver (Old Toll Road)Swallow4, 2 juv.(At nest etc.)
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26/07Alverstone NR and FPStock Dove1(Heard)
26/07(9.30)Magpie3
26/07"Moorhen1 juv.
26/07"Heron1
26/07"Mallard3
26/07"Heron1
26/07"Blackcap1f
26/07"Goldfinch5
26/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Chased off a Buzzard!)
26/07"Buzzard3
Mammal"Red Squirrel2
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ThursdayFine Sunny Hot
25/07Culver DownHerring Gull6
25/07(7.20 - 8.40)Kestrel2f/imm.
25/07"Skylark12+
25/07"Whitethroat2
25/07"Meadow Pipit1
25/07"Green Woodpecker1
25/07"Rook30+
25/07"Jackdawc20
25/07"Raven2
25/07"Wren1
Butterflies"Chalkhill Bluec100 10+ Gatekeeper
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WednesdayFine Sunny Hot
24/07St. Helens Bridge & PondMarsh Harrier Click for Picture 1f, 3 juv.
24/07(7.40)Coot7
24/07"Tufted Duck2m, 2f
24/07"Heron1
24/07"Cormorantc40
24/07"Starlingc10
24/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
24/07"Sedge Warbler1
24/07"Reed Warbler1(Heard)
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24/07Foreland, BembridgeLittle Egret5
24/07(8.00)Heron1
24/07"Sparrowc40
24/07"Swift1
24/07"Swallow2
24/07"House Martin7+
24/07"Rock Pipit1
24/07"Great Black-back Gull2
24/07"Sandwich Tern1
24/07"Herring Gullc50
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TuesdayFoggy to Fine SunnyS. Wind
23/07Newtown NRWhimbrel1
23/07(7.30 - 9.50)Curlewc30
23/07"Oystercatcherc15
23/07"Egret4
23/07"Swan9
23/07"Rock Pipit1 juv.
23/07"Pied Wagtail2
23/07"Robin2 juv.
23/07"Wren1
23/07"Great Tit1
23/07"Mallard6
23/07"Greenshank1
23/07"Mediterranean Gull2
23/07"Canada Geesec100
Spiders"Wasp Spider Click for Picture 3(Grass verge by Hide)
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MondayCloudy/Misty to Sunny IntervalsS. Wind
22/07Haddons Pits (NT). LuccombeWILLOW WARBLER1+
22/07(7.20)Blackcap1 juv.
22/07"Whitethroat2
22/07"Goldfinch3
22/07"Magpie2
22/07"Swift1(Over)
Mammal"Stoat Click for Picture 1
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22/07Nansen Hill to Luccombe DownChiffchaff2
22/07(8.00 - 9.15)Green Woodpecker1
22/07-Windy and Misty on topMeadow Pipit2
22/07"Robin1
22/07"Blackbird2
22/07"Wren1(Heard)
Butterflies"Ringlet1c10 Meadow Brown, 2 Small Skipper , c6 Marbled White, 4 Six-spot Burnet moths
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22/07St. Helens Bridge & PondsTufted Duck2m, 2f
22/07(19.45 - 20.40)Greenshank1(At the Lagoon)
22/07"Little Egret5
22/07"Little Grebe1(Heard)
22/07"Swallow3
22/07"Water Rail1(Heard)
22/07"Swan2
22/07"Heron1
22/07"Reed Warbler1(Heard)
22/07"Stock Dove4
22/07"Magpie4
22/07"Buzzard1
22/07"Marsh Harrier2 juv.
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SundaySunny Intervals Warm
21/07Culver DownWheatear Click for Picture 1 juv.(On Cliff Edge)
21/07(7.10 - 8.30)Kestrel Click for Picture 1m, 2f
21/07"Linnet8
21/07"Whitethroat4
21/07"Skylark3+(Seen/Heard)
21/07"Swallowc6
21/07"Meadow Pipit3
21/07"Rock Pipit1
21/07"Green Woodpecker1
21/07"Rook1
21/07"Jackdawc50
21/07"Crow1
Butterflies"Chalkhill Blue30+ 4+ Gatekeeper, Marbled White and Meadow Brown
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SaturdayLight Rain to Fine Sunny
20/07Laundry Lane & PondsGreenfinch1m
20/07(8.40)Lapwing2, 1 juv.
20/07"Mallard12
20/07"Teal4
20/07"Whitethroat2(Seen/Heard)
20/07"Robin1
20/07"Reed Bunting3
20/07"Skylark2(Heard)
20/07"Swallow3
20/07"Swift6+
20/07"Heron1
20/07"Blue Tit2+
20/07"Great Tit3 juv.
20/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
20/07"Buzzard1
20/07"Marsh Harrier Click for Picture 1m
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20/07St. Helens Bridge & PondsGreat-crested Grebe2, 3 juv.
20/07(14.30 - 17.00)Common Sandpiper Click for Picture 2(At the Lagoon)
20/07-with CMLittle Egret14(Includes 10 at roost, Causeway Lake)
20/07"House Martin1
20/07"Swallow5
20/07"Tufted Duck1m, 1f
20/07"Water Rail1(Heard)
20/07"Chiffchaff1 juv.
20/07"Great White Egret1
20/07"COMMON GULL1
20/07"Skylark6+(Heard)
20/07"Swan1, 2 cyg.
20/07"Heron2
20/07"Canada Geesec100
20/07"Hobby1
20/07"Peregrine2+
20/07"Marsh Harrier2f
Dragonflies"Black-tailed Skimmer6+ & 1 Jersey Tiger Moth
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FridayCloudy, Showers and Heavy RainSW. Wind
19/07YarmouthSpotted Redshank1(Turning greyer)
19/07(7.30)Redshank22
19/07"Little Egret2
19/07"Oystercatcher3
19/07"Black-tailed Godwit26
19/07"Curlew4
19/07"Lapwing4
19/07"Goldfinch2, 2 juv.
19/07"Dunnock1
19/07"Song Thrush1
19/07"Blackbird2
19/07"Sparrow6+
19/07"Skylark1(Heard)
19/07"Canada Geesec30
19/07"Shelduck1
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19/07Fort VictoriaCOMMON SCOTER8W(On the Lymington side)
19/07(8.10)Common Tern1
19/07"Herring Gull3
19/07"Pied Wagtail1m
Mammal"Dolphin Sp.2(Distant to NE)
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19/07Newtown NRWhimbrel2+
19/07(9.00 - 11.00)Curlewc30
19/07"Redshank5
19/07"Oystercatcherc10
19/07"Shelduck3, c20 Juv.
19/07"Egret4
19/07"Swan10
19/07"Linnet3
19/07"Mediterranean Gullc6
19/07"Pied Wagtail2
19/07"Canada Geesec200
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ThursdayLight Rain to Sunny Intervals
18/07Ryde W. & E. SandsWhimbrel2(Far out on the sandbank)
18/07(7.30)Curlew3
18/07"Little Egret2
18/07"Great Black-back Gull2
18/07"Heron1
18/07"Mediterranean Gull8+
18/07"Common Tern1
18/07"Pied Wagtail1
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18/07SpringvaleMediterranean Gull3
18/07(8.00)Sandwich Tern1
18/07"Swallow2
18/07"Pied Wagtail1
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18/07Laundry Lane & PondsGreenshank1
18/07(8.25 - 9.10)Lapwing2
18/07"Skylark2+(Heard)
18/07"Whitethroat2
18/07"Teal4
18/07"Swiftc10
18/07"Moorhen1
18/07"Black-headed Gull2
18/07"Starling5
18/07"Reed Bunting1f
18/07"Buzzard1
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WednesdaySunny Intervals Warm
17/07Culver DownSkylark4+
17/07(7.20)Green Woodpecker1, 2 juv.
17/07"Linnet2
17/07"Whitethroat8
17/07"Great Tit1, 2 juv
17/07"Blue Tit1
17/07"Chiffchaff2
17/07"Rookc20
17/07"Jackdawc10
17/07"Swallow3
17/07"Raven3
Butterflies/Moths"Chalkhill Blue Click for Picture 30+ 6+ Six Spot Burnet Moths Click for Picture
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TuesdayLight Rain to Fine Sunny Warm
16/07Newport QuayGrey Wagtail Click for Picture 1m
16/07(7.15)Feral Pigeon6
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16/07Dodnor, R. MedinaMallard4
16/07(7.50)Moorhen1
16/07"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
16/07"Swallow7
16/07"Robin1
16/07"Goldfinch4+
16/07"Great Tit1 juv.
16/07"Starling2
16/07"Blue Tit2+
16/07"Reed Warbler1(Heard)
16/07"Green Woodpecker1
16/07"Canada Geese6, 4 imm.
16/07"Peregrine2(On E. Pylon)
16/07"Kestrel1m
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16/07Newtown NRMediterranean Gull6, 4 juv.
16/07(10.00)Curlewc15
16/07-brief visitOystercatcher7
16/07"Canada Geesec100
16/07"Pied Wagtail3
16/07"Cormorant1
16/07"Little Egret5
16/07"Peregrine1 Click for Picture (With juv. BH Gull in talons)
Spiders"Wasp Spider2(Grass verge by Hide)
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MondayFine Sunny
15/07Ryde W. & E. SandsWHIMBREL Click for Picture 1(Out on the sandbank till chased off by dogs)
15/07(7.25)Curlew5
15/07"Little Egret2
15/07"Great Black-back Gull3
15/07"Black-headed Gullc200
15/07"Mediterranean Gull50+
15/07Canoe LakeSwift5
15/07"Canada Geesec30
15/07"BarnacleGeese8
15/07"Swan14
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15/07Hersey NRLittle Egret1
15/07(7.55)Greenshank1
15/07"Moorhen2
15/07"Coot4
15/07"Swallow1
15/07"Mallard2
15/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
15/07"Stock Dove1
15/07"Black-headed Gull6
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15/07Laundry Lane & PondsChiffchaff1
15/07(15.40 - 16.40)Chaffinch1f
15/07"Swallow2
15/07"Skylark2+(Heard)
15/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
15/07"Kestrel1m
15/07"Buzzard2
15/07PondsMallard7
15/07"Swan1, 2 cyg.
15/07"Coot4+
15/07"Black-headed Gull22
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SundayFine Sunny
14/07Hersey NRLittle Egret3
14/07(7.05)Canada Geese2
14/07"Moorhen2
14/07"Swallow1
14/07"Coot4
14/07"Mallard6
14/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
14/07"Stock Dove1
14/07"Black-headed Gull6
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14/07Bembridge HarbourCurlew4
14/07(7.40)Redshank2
14/07"Greenshank1
14/07"Sparrow6+
14/07"Mallard8
14/07"Sandwich Tern2
14/07"Mediterranean Gull6
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14/07St. Helens Bridge & PondGreat White Egret1
14/07(8.00 - 8.40)Great-crested Grebe1
14/07"Gadwall2+
14/07"Tufted Duck1m, 1f
14/07"Heron1
14/07"Cormorant52
14/07"Starling20
14/07"Chaffinch1f
14/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
14/07"Dunnock1
14/07"Blue Tit2
14/07"Great Tit1
14/07"Whitethroat1
14/07"Marsh Harrier1m, 1f.
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SaturdayFine SunnyNE Breeze
13/07Ryde SandsMediterranean Gullc60(On the beach with Black-header Gulls)
13/07(7.10)Oystercatcher2
13/07"Little Egret1
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13/07New Bridge Ponds, (Laundry Lane)Green Sandpiper1(Flew up with Lapwings)
13/07(7.30)Lapwing4
13/07"Green Woodpecker1
13/07"Swallow2
13/07"Swift4
13/07"Skylark2+(Heard)
13/07"Whitethroat2
13/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
13/07"Blue Tit2
13/07"Long-tailed Tit1+
13/07"Kestrel1m
13/07"Buzzard1
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FridayLight Rain to Fine Sunny Warm
12/07Dodnor to Pinkmead, R. MedinaMallard4
12/07(7.15)Little Grebe1
12/07"Moorhen1 juv.
12/07"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
12/07"Swallow4+
12/07"Swiftc20
12/07"Goldfinch4+
12/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
12/07"Reed Warbler1(Heard)
12/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
12/07"Water Rail1(Heard)
12/07"Little Egret6
12/07"Blackbird2
12/07"Kestrel1m
Butterflies"Gatekeeperc20
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12/07Hillis Gate, ParkhurstTreecreeper1
12/07(9.05)Coal Tit1(Heard)
12/07"Great Tit2
12/07"Long-tailed Tit4+
12/07"Blue Tit5+
12/07"Jay1
12/07"Stock Dove1(Heard)
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12/07Newtown NRMediterranean Gull6
12/07(10.00)Shelduck2,15 Dklgs(Scrape)
12/07-brief visitOystercatcher6
12/07"Canada Geesec100
12/07"Pied Wagtail2
12/07"Cormorant2
12/07"Little Egret2
Spiders"Wasp Spider3(Grass verge by Hide)
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ThursdayLight Cloud to Fine Sunny Warm
11/07Blackwater FPsBlackcap2
11/07(7.40 - 8.35)Wren1
11/07"Blackbird2
11/07"Blue Tit2+
11/07"Goldcrest1(Heard)
11/07"Collared Dove1
11/07"Stock Dove1(Heard)
11/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(heard)
11/07"Little Owl1
11/07"Jackdaw2, 3 juv.
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11/07Dodnor, R. MedinaMallardc25
11/07(9.00 - 10.20)Coot3
11/07"Moorhen1 juv.
11/07"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
11/07"Swallow2
11/07"Goldfinch2+
11/07"Sparrow10+
11/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
11/07"Reed Warbler3+(Seen/Heard)
11/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Seen/Heard)
11/07"Water Rail1(Heard)
11/07"Little Egret1
11/07"Blackbird2
11/07"Peregrine2(On E. Pylon)
Butterflies"Gatekeeper1+
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WednesdayCloudy with Short Sunny Intervals
10/07Lake seawall and cliffsFulmar1
10/07(7.30)Herring Gull10+
10/07"Robin1
10/07"Blackbird2
10/07"Jackdaw10+
10/07"Cormorant1
10/07"Swift1(Over)
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10/07Nansen Hill to Luccombe DownDartford Warbler1(Feeding round the gorse bushes)
10/07(8.12 - 10.15)Long-eared Owl1juv.(Heard "Squeeking" from woodland)
10/07"Linnet4+
10/07"Meadow Pipit11(Includes 1 juv.)
10/07"Chiffchaff3(Seen/Heard)
10/07"Stonechat1f
10/07"Wren2+
10/07"Swift4(Over)
10/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(heard)
10/07"Raven2(On roof of old Radar Station)
10/07"Buzzard2
Butterflies"Ringlet8c10 Meadow Brown, 1 Painted Lady , c20 Marbled White, 6 Six-spot Burnet moths
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TuesdayOvercast to Sunny Intervals
09/07Brading Marsh to Centurions MarshSedge Warbler Click for Picture 1 juv.
09/07(7.45)Reed Warbler3(Heard)
09/07"Whitethroat2
09/07"Reed Bunting1m,1f
09/07"Heron1
09/07"Cormorant2
09/07"Swallow1
09/07"poss. Sand Martin3(Over to S.)
09/07"Lapwing4
09/07"Skylark5+(Seen/Heard)
09/07"Buzzard1
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09/07Laundry Lane & PondsChiffchaff1
09/07(8.35)Chaffinch1f
09/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(heard)
09/07"Green Woodpecker1
09/07"Swallow2
09/07"Skylark2+(Heard)
09/07PondsMallard4
09/07"Teal5
09/07"Coot3
09/07"Moorhen2
09/07"Marsh Harrier1f
09/07"Reed Bunting2+
09/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
09/07"Kestrel1m
09/07"Buzzard1
Butterflies"Small Tortoiseshell Click for Picture 2 2 Red Admiral, c10 Marbled White, c6 Meadow Brown.
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MondayFine Sunny Warm
08/07Headon WarrenDartford Warbler3(Adult with 2+ Juveniles feeding round the gorse bushes)
08/07(7.25)Yellowhammer1m
08/07"Linnet4+
08/07"Meadow Pipit3
08/07"Whitethroat4
08/07"Wren1+
08/07"Goldfinch2+(Over)
08/07"Greenfinch3
08/07"Kestrel1m
Butterflies"Dark-green Fritillary Click for Picture 2c10 Meadow Brown, 1 Small Skipper , c15 Marbled White
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08/07Fort VictoriaCommon Ternc2
08/07(8.50)Black-headed Gull4
08/07"Cormorant2E
08/07"Gannet1W
08/07"Pied Wagtail1m
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08/07YarmouthSpotted Redshank Click for Picture 1(Losing some Summer Plumage)
08/07(9.20 -10.20)Curlew5
08/07"Little Egret4
08/07"Redshank8
08/07"Black-tailed Godwit24
08/07"Reed Warbler2(Heard)
08/07"Swift4
08/07"Swallow1
08/07"Oystercatcher3
08/07"Lapwing3
08/07"Sparrowc15
08/07"Canada Geesec40
08/07"Shelduck2, c20 Dklgs
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SundayRain am. then Drizzle till mid afternoon
07/07Fishbourne Beach to Wootton Bridge (WeBS)Mediterranean Gull5
07/07(7.15 - 11.20)Black-headed Gull58
07/07"Herring Gull31
07/07"Great Black-back Gull4
07/07"Heron4
07/07"Little Egret16(Includes 7 at Quarr fish pond)
07/07"Cormorant4
07/07"Curlew2
07/07"Oystercatcher3
07/07"Swan2
07/07"Mallard4
07/07"Reed Warbler1(Heard)
07/07"Goldcrest1
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07/07Laundry Lane & PondsGREENSHANK Click for Picture 2(at the "New Bridge" Ponds)
07/07(15.15 - 16.20)Great White Egret Click for Picture 1(Oxbow Lake)
07/07"Teal5
07/07"Mallard6
07/07"Heron1
07/07"Cootc15
07/07"Moorhen2
07/07"Swallow2
07/07"Skylark2+(Heard)
07/07"Marsh Harrier1f
07/07"Reed Bunting1m,1f
07/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
07/07"Kestrel1m
07/07"Buzzard1
Butterflies"Marbled White20+ c10 Meadow Brown.
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SaturdaySunny Intervals, warm
06/07Riverway, NewportLesser Black-backed Gull3(2 on Premier Ford Roof, 1 on Royal Mail)
06/07(7.10)Herring Gullc20
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06/07Newtown NRCurlew7
06/07(7.40 - 10.30)Shelduck6
06/07"Mediterranean Gull2
06/07"Swan11
06/07"Oystercatcher4
06/07"Little Egret3
06/07"Canada Geesec170
06/07MeadowGoldfinchc30
06/07"Sparrowhawk1f
06/07Town CopseJay1
06/07"Blue Tit4
06/07"Robin1 juv.
06/07"Chiffchaff2(Heard)
Butterflies"Marbled Whitec20c30 Meadow Brown, 4 Silver-washed Flitillary Click for Picture , 3 White Admiral Click for Picture , 6 Ringlet
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FridaySunny Intervals Warm
05/07Culver DownGoldfinchc30(Mainly Juveniles feeding on the Cliff Edge)
05/07(7.15)Meadow Pipit5(See/Heard)
05/07"Linnet5
05/07"Whitethroat7
05/07"Skylark4+
05/07"Rookc20
05/07"Jackdawc10
05/07"Swallow1
05/07"Herring Gull4
Butterflies"Marbled White6+
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05/07Lane End, BembridgeHouse Martin4
05/07(8.20)Swiftc15
05/07"Pied Wagtail2
05/07"Little Egret1
05/07"Heron1
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05/07Firestone CopseBlackcap1(Heard)
05/07(17.50 - 18.40)Coal Tit1(Heard)
05/07"Blue Tit2+
05/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker2(Heard)
05/07"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
05/07"Jay1
05/07CreekHeron1
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ThursdayFine Sunny WarmCool E. Wind
04/07Boat House, Newtown NRRedshank1
04/07(8.00)Curlew7
04/07"Oystercatcher11
04/07"Shelduck2
04/07"Egret1
04/07"Goldfinchc10
04/07"Linnetc30(Over)
04/07"Mediterranean Gull1
04/07"Peregrine2
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04/07YarmouthCurlew2
04/07(8.50)Mallard8
04/07"Little Egret3
04/07"Redshank2
04/07"Black-tailed Godwit4
04/07"Reed Warbler3(Heard)
04/07"Reed Bunting1m
04/07"Swift2
04/07"Swallow6
04/07"Oystercatcher1
04/07"Lapwing6
04/07"Goldfinch3+
04/07"Canada Geesec30
04/07"Shelduck1, 6 Dklgs
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04/07Fort VictoriaCommon Ternc6(More on the Lymington side)
04/07(9.15)Sandwich Tern1(Close)
04/07"Little Tern1+(Following a Common Tern but smaller with faster wingbeats)
04/07"poss. Avocet2E(Distant pale waders, showing some black markings)
04/07"Gannet3(Towards King Harry Rocks)
04/07"Pied Wagtail1m
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04/07St. Helens Bridge and PondGreat White Egret Click for Picture 1
04/07(19.20 - 20.15)Shoveler2
04/07"Pochard1f
04/07"Tufted Duck1m,1f
04/07"Gadwall4+
04/07"Swan1
04/07"Great-crested Grebe4, 1 juv.
04/07"Little Grebe1
04/07"Heron1
04/07"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
04/07"Pied Wagtail1m
04/07"Starling3
04/07"Linnet1m
04/07"Swallow3
04/07"Kestrel1m
04/07"Marsh Harrier1
04/07"Buzzard2
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WednesdayFine Sunny, Warm
03/07West Highdown & NeedlesLinnetc35
03/07(7.40 - 10.20)Stonechat3m,4f,2 juv.
03/07"Greenfinch3
03/07"Goldfinch3
03/07"Meadow Pipitc15
03/07"Rock Pipit5,4 juv.
03/07"Whitethroat4+
03/07"Chiffchaff2(SeenHeard)
03/07"Skylarkc10(Seen/Heard)
03/07"Shag1
03/07"Cormorant6
03/07"Crow4
03/07"Rookc20
03/07"Kestrel2
03/07"Peregrine2
Butterflies"Dark green Fritillary3 1 Comma, 3 Marbled White, c20 Small Heath etc.
*
03/07Freshwater BayFulmar3
03/07(10.35)Feral Pigeon1
03/07"Herring Gullc15
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03/07Hersey NRReed Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
03/07(18.10 - 18.50)Dunnock1
03/07"Moorhen2
03/07"Swallowc6
03/07"Coot5
03/07"Mallard3
03/07"Song Thrush1
03/07"Black-headed Gull1, 1 chick.(On Tern Raft)
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03/07Parkhurst ForestNightjar2(1 landed on the path just ahead of me)
03/07(20.50 - 22.10)Woodcock1
03/07"Song Thrush2(Heard)
03/07"Green Woodpecker1
03/07"Crow4
03/07"Herring Gullc25(Over)
Beetles"Glow Worm2
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TuesdayFine Sunny Warm
02/07Blackwater FPsBlackcap4(Seen/Heard)
02/07(7.30 - 10.00)Wren6(Seen/Heard)
02/07"Song Thrush2(Seen/Heard)
02/07"Great Tit1 juv.
02/07"Robin1 juv.
02/07"Chiffchaff2(Heard)
02/07"Greenfinch1m
02/07"Goldfinch2+
02/07Nature ZonesMistle Thrush2
02/07"Red-legged Partridge1
02/07"Yellowhammer1m
02/07"Kestrel1
02/07"Stock Dove2
02/07"Rook30+
Butterflies"Comma2 4 Meadow Brown
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02/07Laundry Lane & PondsHobby1m(at the Oxbow Lake)
02/07(15.15 - 16.20)Chiffchaff1(Heard)
02/07"Linnet1m
02/07"Reed Warbler2+(Heard)
02/07"Gadwallc6
02/07"Tufted Duckc4
02/07"Teal6
02/07"Lapwing2
02/07"Swallow7
02/07"Starlingc10
02/07"Marsh Harrier1m
02/07"Buzzard1
Butterflies"Green-veined White1 c6 Meadow Brown, 2 Small Tortioseshell, 3 Marbled White
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MondayFine Sunny
01/07Laundry Lane & PondsCOMMON SANDPIPER Click for Picture 12
01/07(7.30)Tufted Duck1m
01/07"Black-tailed Godwit1
01/07"Teal12
01/07"Lesser Whitethroat1m, 2+ juv.(Seen/Heard)
01/07"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
01/07"Reed Bunting1m
01/07"Skylark3(Seen/Heard)
01/07"Swallow2
01/07"Swift10+
01/07"Blackcap2(Heard)
01/07"Whitethroat1 juv.
01/07"Chaffinch1m
01/07"Blue Tit2+
01/07"Great Tit1 juv.
01/07"Buzzard1
Butterflies"Marbled Whitec6 c10 Meadow Brown, 1 Red Admiral
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01/07Bembridge HarbourCurlew1
01/07(8.45)Black-tailed Godwit1
01/07"Collared Dove1
01/07"Sparrow13+
01/07"Mallard3
01/07"Mediterranean Gull1
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01/07St. Helens Bridge & PondBITTERN1+(1 on RH side of the pond, another "possible" flying over)
01/07(9.00 - 10.15)Great-crested Grebe Click for Picture 2, 1 juv.
01/07"Little Egret1
01/07"Pochard1f
01/07"Gadwall1+
01/07"Tufted Duck1m, 1f
01/07"Barnacle Geese3(Feral birds over)
01/07"Swan1
01/07"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
01/07"Swiftc10
01/07"Swallow1
01/07"Heron2
01/07"Marsh Harrier1m, 2f, 1 juv.
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01/07YarmouthSpotted Redshank Click for Picture 1
01/07(14.30)Mallardc15
01/07"Heron2
01/07"Redshank3
01/07"Oystercatcher3
01/07"Curlew1
01/07"Goldfinch2+
01/07"Swift2
01/07"Swallow3
01/07"Buzzard1
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01/07Main Hide, Newtown NRShelduck2, c15 Dklgs
01/07(15.50)Mediterranean Gullc15
01/07-brief visitRedshank1
01/07"Black-tailed Godwit7
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June

104 IOW Species seen this month
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SundayLight Cloud to Fine Sunny
30/06Hersey NRChiffchaff1(Heard)
30/06(7.20)Whitethroat1(Heard)
30/06"Moorhen1
30/06"Coot6
30/06"Mallard3
30/06"Song Thrush1
30/06"Black-headed Gull1, 1 chick.(On Tern Raft)
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30/06St. Helens Bridge & PondGreat-crested Grebe2, 2 juv.
30/06(7.50 - 9.15)Little Grebe1(Heard)
30/06"Little Egret2
30/06"Pochard1f
30/06"Gadwall5
30/06"Tufted Duck1m, 1f
30/06"Barnacle Geese3(Feral birds over)
30/06"Swan2
30/06"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
30/06"Skylark2+(Heard)
30/06"Song Thrush1(Heard)
30/06"Canada Geesec20
30/06"Swiftc10
30/06"Swallow6
30/06"Heron2
30/06"Marsh Harrier2f, 2 juv.
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SaturdayFine Sunny Hot pm.
29/06Firestone CopseBlackcap2(Heard)
29/06(7.20)Coal Tit3(See/Heard)
29/06"Blue Tit3+
29/06"Great Tit1
29/06"Goldcrest3(Heard)
29/06"Blackbird2
29/06"Great Spotted Woodpecker2
29/06CreekHeron1
29/06"Shelduck2
29/06"Little Egret2
29/06"Stock Dove1
Butterflies"Silver-washed Fritillary1 2 Gatekeeper, 1 Painted Lady, 2 Red Admiral
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29/06St. Helens Bridge & PondGreat-crested Grebe3
29/06(19.30 - 20.15)Cormorant50+
29/06"Coot3
29/06"Swift1
29/06"Swallow4
29/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
29/06"Song Thrush2(Heard)
29/06"Heron1
29/06"Starlingc60
29/06"Stock Dove2
29/06"Skylark2(Heard)
29/06"Mallard12
29/06"Gadwall1
29/06"Collared Dove2
29/06"Marsh Harrier2f
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FridayFine Sunny WarmCool E. Wind
28/06Laundry Lane & PondsTeal7(2 on ponds and 5 over)
28/06(7.35 - 9.00)Tufted Duck1m
28/06"Black-tailed Godwit Click for Picture 2
28/06"Coot2, 2 juv.
28/06"Pied Wagtail1m,1 juv.
28/06"Lapwing2
28/06"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
28/06"Reed Bunting Click for Picture 1m, 1f
28/06"Skylark5(Seen/Heard)
28/06"Swallow2
28/06"Swift1
28/06"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
28/06"Blackcap2(Heard)
28/06"Whitethroat2
28/06"Chaffinch1m
28/06"Blue Tit1, 3 juv
28/06"Great Tit2 juv.
28/06"Stock Dove1
28/06"Heron1
28/06"Little Egret2
28/06"Buzzard1
28/06"Marsh Harrier1f
Butterflies"Painted Lady1 c20 Meadow Brown
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ThursdayFine Sunny WarmCool E. Wind
27/06Shide FP (towards Blackwater)Wren4+(Seen/Heard)
27/06(7.35 - 9.00)Blackcap4(Heard)
27/06"Robin2.
27/06"Blackbird1
27/06"Blue Tit3+(Seen/Heard)
27/06"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
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27/06Dodnor Pond, R. MedinaPeregrine Click for Picture 2
27/06(9.15)Water Rail1(Heard)
27/06"Mallardc30
27/06"Tufted Duck1m
27/06"Moorhen1
27/06"Little Grebe1
27/06"Little Egret1
27/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
27/06"Blackcap2(Heard)
27/06"Long-tailed Tit2+(Seen/Heard)
27/06"Collared Dove2
27/06"Swallow2
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27/06YarmouthSPOTTED REDSHANK Click for Picture 1
27/06(19.15)Mallardc15
27/06"Little Egret1
27/06"Redshank3
27/06"Oystercatcher1
27/06"Lapwing4
27/06"Goldfinch2+
27/06"Canada Goose1
27/06"Collared Dove3
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WednesdayOvercast to Fine Sunny
26/06St. Helens Bridge & Bembridge PondsGreat-crested Grebe Click for Picture 4, 3 juv.
26/06(7.40 - 9.00)Great White Egret1
26/06"Little Egret2
26/06"Gadwall5
26/06"Tufted Duck1m, 1f
26/06"Swan3
26/06"Cormorant42
26/06"Swiftc10
26/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
26/06"Reed Warblerc4(Heard)
26/06"Blackcap1(Heard)
26/06"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
26/06"Skylark1+(Heard)
26/06"Dunnock2
26/06"Whitethroat1(Heard)
26/06"Canada Geesec20
26/06"Heron2
26/06"Pheasant1m
26/06"Marsh Harrier1m, 2f
26/06Bembridge PondsPochard1m
26/06"Tufted Duck2m, 5f
26/06"Little Grebe1
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26/06Folly Lake, R. MedinaOystercatcher1
26/06(14.30 - 15.15)Mediterranean Gull7
26/06"Herring Gullc10
26/06"Black-headed Gullc30
26/06"Little Egret1
26/06"Heron1
26/06"Cormorant1
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TuesdayCloudy, Brighter Later, Hot
25/06Medina NewportSwan15
25/06(7.50 - 9.40)Black-headed Gullc50
25/06"Green Woodpecker1
25/06"Mallard5
25/06Newport QuayGrey Wagtail1m(Flew over to the Courthouse Roof)
25/06"Mallard15
25/06"Sparrow2+
25/06"Swift2
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25/06Hersey NRChiffchaff1(Heard)
25/06(14.20 - 15.00)Reed Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
25/06"Moorhen1
25/06"Whitethroat1m(Heard)
25/06"Blackcap1(Heard)
25/06"Greenfinch4
25/06"Coot2
25/06"Mallard6
25/06"Stock Dove2
25/06"Black-headed Gull Click for Picture 2, 1 chick.(On Tern Raft)
25/06"Barnacle Geese3(Feral flock)
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MondayCloudy, Showers, to Bright Intervals
24/06Newtown NRRinged Plover1(On E. Spit)
24/06(7.20 - 8.30)Shelduck9
24/06"Mediterranean Gullc20(In the scrape)
24/06"Curlew13(Numbers increasing)
24/06"Oystercatcher8
24/06"Little Egret3
24/06"Canada Geesec150
24/06"Swan4
24/06"Collared Dove2
24/06"Green Woodpecker2
24/06"Kestrel1
24/06Town CopseGreat Spotted Woodpecker1
24/06"Blue Tit3
24/06"Robin1 juv.
24/06"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
Mammal"Grey Seal1
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24/06Laundry Lane & PondsHobby1m(at the Oxbow Lake)
24/06(18.20 - 19.10)Chiffchaff1
24/06"Reed Bunting1m(Heard)
24/06"Reed Warbler3+(Heard)
24/06"Gadwall4+
24/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
24/06"Canada Geesec20
24/06"Swallow6
24/06"Swift8
24/06"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
24/06"Rook10+
24/06"Starlingc50
24/06"Kestrel1
24/06"Buzzard1
Butterflies"Painted Lady4 c10 Meadow Brown
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SundayCloudyE. Wind
23/06St. Catherine's PointGannet4E
23/06(7.30 - 8.40)Fulmar3
23/06"Stonechat3m,5f, 2 Juv.
23/06"Yellowhammer1m
23/06"Bullfinch1m,1f
23/06"Sparrowhawk1
23/06"Linnet10+
23/06"Green Woodpecker1
23/06"Great Black-back Gull3E
23/06"Herring Gull14
23/06"Black-headed Gull5E
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SaturdaySunny Intervals, Hot
22/06West Highdown & NeedlesDartford Warbler1m
22/06(7.15 - 10.00)Stonechat2m,2f, 2juv.
22/06"Linnet32, 2juv.
22/06"Greenfinch4, 1juv.
22/06"Goldfinch3, 2 juv.
22/06"Meadow Pipit10
22/06"Rock Pipit6
22/06"Blackbird2+
22/06"Whitethroat2+
22/06"Blue Tit4
22/06"Chiffchaff2(Heard)
22/06"Long-tailed Tit2+(Seen/Heard)
22/06"Skylark13(Seen/Heard)
22/06"Guillemot6+(Flying out from cliffs)
22/06"Fulmar4
22/06"Shag4
22/06"Cormorant8
22/06"Rookc80(At Rocket Site)
22/06"Peregrine1
Butterflies"Small Heathc20 1 Cinnabar Moth
*
22/06Parkhurst ForestNightjar5+( 5+ seen-Others heard)
22/06(20.45 - 22.40)Woodcockc3(6 "contacts")
22/06-IWOG WalkSong Thrush3(Heard)
22/06"Crow6
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FridayCloudy to Sunny Intervals
21/06Bleak Down AreaRed-legged Partridge2
21/06(7.20)Pheasant8
21/06"Yellowhammer1(Heard)
21/06"Skylark1(Heard)
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21/06Whale ChineSkylarkc6(Seen/Heard)
21/06(7.45)Wren1(Heard)
21/06"Raven1
Butterflies"Marbled White Click for Picture 1
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21/06Freshwater CliffsRock Pipit4+
21/06(8.30)Meadow Pipit4
21/06"Skylark2(Seen/Heard)
21/06"Cormorant3
21/06"Herring Gull6(Over)
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21/06Fort VictoriaEider Click for Picture 5+(On Keyhaven side, the non-migratory flock)
21/06(8.30)Common Tern2+
21/06"Shelduck2
21/06"Cormorant3
21/06"Gannet2(Towards King Harry Rocks)
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21/06Newtown NRCurlew3
21/06(10.30 - 11.15)Shelduck13, 16 juv.
21/06"Mediterranean Gull28(In the scrape)
21/06"Oystercatcher4
21/06"Little Egret6
21/06"Canada Geesec120
21/06"Peregrine3
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ThursdaySunny IntervalsCool W. Wind
20/06Brighstone DownYellowhammer2+(Seen/Heard)
20/06(7.25)Linnet3
20/06"Blackcap4(Heard)
20/06"Bullfinch1(Heard)
20/06"Chiffchaff2(Heard)
20/06"Pheasant1m
20/06"Kestrel1m
20/06"Buzzard2
Butterflies"Meadow Brown10+ 2 Large Skipper, 8 Red Admiral
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20/06Mottistone DownYellowhammer8+(Seen/Heard)
20/06(9.15 - 10.20)Linnet10+, 1 juv.
20/06"Stonechat Click for Picture 2m, 2f, 3 juv.
20/06"Whitethroat2
20/06"Blackcap1(Heard)
20/06"Bullfinch2(Heard)
20/06"Pheasant1m
20/06"Skylark1(Seen/Heard)
20/06"poss. Dartford Warbler1(Heard)
20/06"Jay1
20/06"Herring Gullc10(Over)
Butterflies"Painted Lady1 2 Small Heath
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WednesdayCloudy, Showers
19/06Medham to Pinkmead, (Cowes to Newport Cycleway)Curlew1
19/06(7.45)Herring Gull4
19/06"Black-headed Gull2
19/06"Oystercatcher1
19/06"Little Egret1
19/06"Bullfinch1(Heard)
19/06"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
19/06"Song Thrush1(Heard)
19/06"Blackbird3
19/06"Long-tailed Tit2+(Heard)
19/06"Great Titc6(Adult and Juvenile)
19/06"Whitethroat1(Heard)
19/06"Robin1 juv.
19/06"Jay7(Includes a party of 6 at Pinkmead)
19/06"Buzzard1
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19/06Mottistone DownYellowhammer8+(Seen/Heard)
19/06(15.00 - 16.10)Linnetc20
19/06"Stonechat2m,2f
19/06"Whitethroat4
19/06"Blackcap1(Heard)
19/06"Pheasant1m
19/06"Green Woodpecker1
19/06"Herring Gullc20(Over)
19/06"Lesser Black-backed Gull2(Over)
Butterflies"Marbled White Click for Picture 1 2 Small Heath
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19/06Newnham Lane, BinsteadBarn Owl1(Flying at 22.08)
19/06(21.20 - 22.10)Buzzard1
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TuesdayCloudy to Rain
18/06Fishbourne to Wootton Bridge (WeBS)Spoonbill1(At Quarr Fish Ponds, circled round before flying E. at 7.44)
18/06(7.15 - 8.30)Herring Gull28
18/06"Great Black-back Gull2
18/06"Cormorant4
18/06"Little Egret3
18/06"Heron6
18/06"Oystercatcher5
18/06"Curlew2
18/06"Oystercatcher6
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MondayCloudy to Sunny Intervals
17/06Medina, Newport to St. CrossSwan15
17/06(7.40)Herring Gullc30
17/06"Black-headed Gullc80
17/06"Little Egret1
17/06"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
17/06"Song Thrush1(Heard)
17/06"Blackbird1
17/06"Long-tailed Tit2+
17/06"Coal Tit2(Heard)
17/06"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
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17/06Shide FP (towards Blackwater)Wren6+(Seen/Heard)
17/06(8.50 - 9.40)Blackcap4(Heard)
17/06"Chiffchaff3(Seen/Heard)
17/06"Chaffinch2(Heard)
17/06"Robin5
17/06"Blackbird2+
17/06"Song Thrush2
17/06"Blue Tit3+(Seen/Heard)
17/06"Great Tit2(Adult and Juvenile)
17/06"Long-tailed Tit6+(Seen/Heard)
17/06"Stock Dove1(Heard)
17/06"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
17/06"Buzzard1
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17/06Parkhurst ForestNightjar2(Heard)
17/06(20.30 - 21.55)Woodcockc4(7 "contacts")
17/06"Song Thrush2(Heard)
17/06"Chiffchaff2(Heard)
17/06"Blackbird3
17/06"Blackcap2(Heard)
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SundayRain, Showers, Brighter LaterSW Wind
16/06St. Helens Bridge & PondGreat-crested Grebe1, 1 juv.
16/06(7.50)Cormorant30+
16/06"Coot2, 3 juv.
16/06"Swiftc30
16/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
16/06"Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
16/06"Blackcap1
16/06"Pied Wagtail2m,1f
16/06"Skylark1+(Heard)
16/06"Blackbird2
16/06"Whitethroat1(Heard)
16/06"Barnacle Geesec30(Feral flock)
16/06"Canada Geesec20
16/06"Heron2
16/06"Pheasant1m
16/06"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
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16/06Bembridge HarbourCurlew1
16/06(8.15)Oystercatcher1
16/06"Mallard12+
16/06"Swan2
16/06"Sparrow6+
16/06"Herring Gull30
16/06"Black-headed Gull10
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SaturdaySunny Intervals, brief Showers
15/06Garlic Farm to Heasley PondHouse Martin6
15/06(7.15 - 8.50)Blackcap1m
15/06"Goldfinch8+
15/06"Greenfinch2
15/06"Little Grebe4
15/06"Whitethroat2m(Heard)
15/06"Swan5
15/06"Song Thrush1(Heard)
15/06"Mistle Thrush2
15/06"Blackbird2
15/06"Skylark Click for Picture 3
15/06"Greenfinch2m
15/06"Chiffchaff2m(Heard)
15/06"Coot4
15/06"Swallow2
15/06"Jay1
15/06"Buzzard2
Damselflies"Common Blue1m,2f
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15/06Hersey NRBlackcap1juv.
15/06(18.00 -18.20)Dunnock2
15/06"Black-headed Gull2
15/06"Whitethroat1m(Heard)
15/06"Shelduck1
15/06"Coot4
15/06"Mallard5, 2 dklgs
15/06"Robin1 juv.
15/06"Swallow2
15/06"Green Woodpecker1
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FridayEarly Showers to Sunny Intervals pm.
14/06Appley Park, RydeBlackcap1(Heard)
14/06(7.35)Cormorant2W(Offshore)
14/06"Long-tailed Tit2+
14/06"Blue Tit3+
14/06"Swallow4
14/06"Coal Tit1(Heard)
14/06"Pied Wagtail2m,1f
14/06"Starling15
14/06"Song Thrush2
14/06"Blackbird8
14/06"Sparrow4+
14/06"Stock Dove2+
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14/06St. Helens Bridge & PondGreat-crested Grebe1, 1 juv.
14/06(8.30 - 9.15)Cormorant30+
14/06"Coot2, 2 juv.
14/06"Swiftc30
14/06"Swallow2
14/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
14/06"Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
14/06"Blackcap1, 1 juv.
14/06"Whitethroat1(Heard)
14/06"Barnacle Geese8(Feral flock)
14/06"Canada Geesec50
14/06"Gadwallc20
14/06"Tufted Duck1m
14/06"Marsh Harrier1m,2f
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14/06Laundry Lane & PondsHobby Click for Picture 3(2 appeared to be juveniles)
14/06(15.30 - 16.30)Chiffchaff1
14/06"Lesser Whitethroat2 juv.
14/06"Reed Warbler2+(Heard)
14/06"Coot3
14/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
14/06"Heron2
14/06"Reed Bunting1m
14/06"Canada Geesec20
14/06"Swallow4
14/06"Swift3
14/06"Buzzard2
14/06"Marsh Harrier2
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ThursdayFrequent ShowersFresh SW Wind
13/06Blackwater FPsWren5+(Heard)
13/06(7.15 - 8.40)Blackcap5(Heard)
13/06"Chiffchaff3(Seen/Heard)
13/06"Goldcrest2(Heard)
13/06"Chaffinch2
13/06"Goldfinch3
13/06"Robin2
13/06"Blackbird3
13/06"Mistle Thrush2
13/06"Whitethroat1(Heard)
13/06"Blue Tit3+
13/06"Great Tit1
13/06"Rook10+
13/06"Jay1
13/06"Rook10+
13/06"Pheasant2m
13/06"Great Spotted Woodpecker2
13/06"Yellowhammer1m
13/06"Buzzard1
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13/06Foreland, BembridgeSandwich Tern2
13/06(15.30)Herring Gullc10
13/06"Gannet1(SW)
13/06"Cormorant7, 2juv.
13/06"Little Egret1
13/06"Sparrow6+
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13/06St. Helens Bridge and Pond.Great-crested Grebe1
13/06(16.00 - 16.30)Gadwall4
13/06"Tufted Duck1m
13/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
13/06"Little Grebe1(Heard)
13/06"Coot8, 5 juv.
13/06"Swiftc50
13/06"Great Black-back Gull1
13/06"Marsh Harrier1m
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WednesdayShowers and Bright Intervals
12/06YarmouthShelduck7
12/06(8.20)Mallardc15
12/06"Heron2
12/06"Little Egret4
12/06"Black-tailed Godwit16
12/06"Redshank6
12/06"Oystercatcher1
12/06"Lapwing6
12/06"Goldfinch12
12/06"Greenfinch2m,1f,1juv.
12/06"Robin1, 2juv.
12/06"Blackcap1,1juv(Seen/Heard)
12/06"Whitethroat1m(Heard)
12/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
12/06"Reed Warbler3(Heard)
12/06"Reed Bunting1m
12/06"Grey Wagtail1(In Mill stream)
12/06"Swallowc20
12/06"Linnet1m
12/06"Cormorant3
12/06"Canada Geese17
12/06"Sparrow15+
12/06"Collared Dove1
12/06"Kestrel2
12/06"Buzzard2
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12/06Newtown NRRedshank3
12/06(9.50 - 11.05)Shelduck14, 20 juv.
12/06"Mediterranean Gull28, 5 juv.(In the scrape)
12/06"Oystercatcher7
12/06"Canada Geesec160
12/06"Robin2, 1juv.
12/06"Little Egret4
12/06"Great Black-back Gull3
12/06"Peregrine2
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TuesdaySunny Intervals
11/06Laundry Lane & PondsCuckoo1m(Heard W. of Bexley Pt.)
11/06(7.10 - 8.25)Lesser Whitethroat1m(Heard)
11/06"Gadwall14
11/06"Tufted Duck1m,1f
11/06"Blackcap1m(Heard)
11/06"Whitethroat2(Seen/Heard)
11/06"Chiffchaff1
11/06"Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
11/06"Reed Warbler4+(Heard)
11/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
11/06"Wren3(Heard)
11/06"Robin Click for Picture 1, 2 juv.
11/06"Chaffinch2
11/06"Heron4
11/06"Coot3
11/06"Canada Geesec20
11/06"Swift Click for Picture c50
11/06"Swallow1
11/06"Herring Gullc25
11/06"Buzzard2
11/06"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
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SundaySunny Intervals
09/06Culver DownLinnetc25
09/06(7.20)Skylark Click for Picture 7(Seen/Heard)
09/06"Dunnock2
09/06"Raven4(Includes juveniles)
09/06On Bembridge MarshHeron1
09/06"Great White Egret1
09/06"Swan4
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09/06St. Helens Bridge and Pond.Great White Egret2(Flying over marsh, landed E. of River)
09/06(8.30 - 8.50)Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
09/06"Goldcrest2(Heard)
09/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
09/06"Whitethroat1
09/06"Coot2, 2 juv.
09/06"Marsh Harrier1m, 1f
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09/06An "East Wight" LocationLONG-EARED OWL3 juv(Seen and Heard "Squeaking" at 21.40)
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Reported 09/06Brading Marsh RSPBSpoonbill2 @8.40 Landed by Oxbow Lake (Gary H.)
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SaturdaySunny IntervalsStrong W. Wind
08/06St. Catherine's PointManx Shearwater6(3W, 3E)
08/06(7.40 - 9.30)Fulmar1W
08/06-with Jon S.Guillemot4W
08/06"Gannet33E,12W(and approx 6 fishing offshore at Rocken End)
08/06"Shag1E
08/06"Arctic Skua1E(Dark Phase, -Long-tailed Skua was considered)
08/06"Great Black-back Gull2
08/06"Herring Gullc6
08/06"Linnet3
08/06"Goldfinch4
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FridayWet am, to Sunny Intervals and ShowersSW Wind
07/06Newtown NRRedshank3
07/06(14.00 - 14.50)Shelduck11
07/06"Little Egret4
07/06"Mediterranean Gull39, c6 juv.(In the scrape)
07/06"Oystercatcher11
07/06"Canada Geese126
07/06"Lesser Black-backed Gull1
07/06"Great Black-back Gull1
07/06"Cormorant2
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07/06Fort VictoriaCommon Tern4
07/06(15.10)Black-headed Gull3
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ThursdaySunny Intervals, Warm
06/06St. Helens Bridge to Bembridge PondsGreat-crested Grebe2
06/06(7.30 - 9.15)Cormorant35+
06/06"Coot2, 2 juv.
06/06"Swiftc80
06/06"Swallow2
06/06"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
06/06"Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
06/06"Reed Warbler4(Heard)
06/06"Whitethroat3+
06/06"Shoveler2m
06/06"Tufted Duck5m,4f
06/06"Heron5
06/06"Reed Bunting1m
06/06"Linnet1
06/06"Swan2
06/06"Kestrel1
06/06"Marsh Harrier3
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06/06Laundry Lane & PondsHobby1
06/06(15.30 - 16.45)Heron3
06/06"Reed Warbler4+(Heard)
06/06"Gadwall1m
06/06"Lapwing3
06/06"Coot3
06/06"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
06/06"Canada Geesec20
06/06"Swallow2
06/06"Marsh Harrier1f
Dragonflies"Broad Bodied Chaser Click for Picture 3f 6 Azure Damselflies
Butterflies"Small Tortoiseshell1 2 Speckled Wood.
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WednesdayLong Sunny Intervals
05/06Garlic Farm areaCanada Geesec30(Over)
05/06(7.05 - 8.30)Blackcap2m(Heard)
05/06"Goldfinch6+
05/06"Whitethroat1m
05/06"Robin1
05/06"Song Thrush3(Seen/Heard)
05/06"Mistle Thrush1
05/06"Blackbird6
05/06"Skylark1
05/06"Greenfinch2m
05/06"Chiffchaff2m(Heard)
05/06"Moorhen1
05/06"Jay1
05/06"Buzzard4
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05/06Hersey NRSedge Warbler1(Heard)
05/06(18.10)Reed Warbler1(Heard)
05/06"Moorhen2
05/06"Whitethroat1m(Heard)
05/06"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
05/06"Shelduck1
05/06"Coot6
05/06"Mallard4
05/06"Stock Dove1
05/06"Robin1 juv.
05/06"Barnacle Geese16(Feral flock)
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Reported 04/06New Bridge PondsMONTAGUE'S HARRIER1 @14.25 (Luke G.)
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Fri 31st - Tues 4th.MAINLAND TRIPHampshireCambridgeshire, Norfolk
Tuesday 4th.
Paxton PitsRed-crested Pochard1m 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Oystercatcher, c40 Common Tern Click for Picture
"
Stockers LakeWhitethroat1 1 Red Kite, c10 House Martin, 3 Swallow.
Monday 3rd.
Paxton PitsYellowhammer4 2 Green Woodpecker, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Linnet, 3 Reed Bunting
"
Grafham WaterSwan42 10+ Great-crested Grebe, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 2+ Yellow Wagtail, 1 Kestrel, 2 Red Kite
Sunday 2nd.
Lakenheath RSPBBittern3 2 Hobby, 6 Marsh Harrier, c20 Reed Bunting.
"
Welney WWTCommon Sandpiper1 1m Wigeon
Saturday 1st.
Wicken FenCommon Crane2 3 Garden Warbler, 5 Sedge Warbler, 4 Reed Warbler, c20 Greylag Geese, 4 Cuckoo, 3 Bullfinch
"
Welney WWTTree Sparrow4 5 Whooper Swan, c20 Avocet, 1 Redshank, 2 YELLOW WAGTAIL Click for Picture
"
Paxton PitsLapwing2 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Hobby
Friday 31st.
Farlington MarshAvocet 9 3 Redshank, 10 Black-tailed Godwit, c10 Reed Warbler (Heard)
"
Stockers LakeRing-necked Parakeet2 1 Red Kite, 6+ Pochard, c10 Common Tern. , c100 Black-headed Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull
TOTALS89 Species seen on trip~~Yearlist now=193
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May

126 IOW Species seen this month
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ThursdaySunnySW Wind
30/05Newtown NRRedshank2
30/05(7.35)Shelduck4
30/05"Mediterranean Gull6(In the scrape)
30/05"Oystercatcher4
30/05"Little Egret1
30/05"Collared Dove3
30/05"Canada Geese11
30/05"Kestrel1
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30/05YarmouthShelduck9
30/05(8.15)Mallardc20
30/05"Little Egret2
30/05"Redshank1
30/05"Oystercatcher1
30/05"Lapwing2
30/05"Whitethroat2m(Seen/Heard)
30/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
30/05"Reed Warbler2
30/05"Canada Geese6
30/05"Stock Dove1
30/05"Sparrow6
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30/05Fort VictoriaCommon Tern15
30/05(9.00)Sandwich Tern2+
30/05"Black-headed Gullc10
30/05"Herring Gull2
30/05"Great Black-back Gull3
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30/05Laundry Lane & PondsSnipe Click for Picture 1
30/05(15.20 - 16.20)Chiffchaff1(Heard)
30/05"Reed Warbler2+(Heard)
30/05"Gadwall2m,1f
30/05"Shelduck1
30/05"Lapwing1
30/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
30/05"Canada Geesec60
30/05"Swallow2
30/05"Swift Click for Picture c15
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WednesdayBright start to Showers
29/05Garlic Farm areaHerring Gull14
29/05(7.10 - 8.10)Blackcap2m(Heard)
29/05"Goldfinch6+
29/05"Whitethroat1m
29/05"Robin1
29/05"Song Thrush2
29/05"Mistle Thrush5
29/05"Blackbird6
29/05"Skylarkc2(Heard)
29/05"Greenfinch2m
29/05"Chiffchaff2m(Heard)
29/05"Moorhen1
29/05"Linnet1m
29/05"Buzzard2
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Fri 24th - Tues 28th.MAINLAND TRIPNew Forest, SlimbridgeForest of Dean,
Tuesday 28th.
Highnam Woods RSPBBullfinch2 1 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk
"
Slimbridge WWTLittle Ringed Plover Click for Picture 2 3 Redshank, c60 Black-tailed Godwit, 72 Avocet, 1f Kingfisher Click for Picture , 2 Skylark
Monday 27th.
ParkendDipper1 1 Grey Wagtail
"
Naghead RSPBCrossbill2+ (Heard) Siskin (Heard). Willow Warbler (Heard), Treecreeper
"
Cannop PondsDipper1m 4 Greylag Geese, 1m Tufted Duck, 1m Mandarin.
Sunday 26th.
BlorengeWHINCHAT Click for Picture 1m
"
The BrynLittle Ringed Plover1 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Oystercatcher, 1f Goosander, c50 Sand Martin.
"
Wintours LeapRaven2
Saturday 25th.
Cannop PondsMandarin2m 3 Siskin, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Swan.
"
Nagshead RSPBPIED FLYCATCHER4 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 2f Redstart, 1 Treecreeper.
"
New Fancy ViewpointGoshawk1 1 Garden Warbler, 1 Buzzard.
"
Crabtree HillTREE PIPIT5 1m Stonechat, 1m Reed Bunting, 10+ Willow Warbler.
Friday 24th.
Pennington MarshLITTLE TERN24 Avocet, 6 Common Tern, 1 Reed Bunting.
"
Shatterford, Beaulieu Rd.Redstart1m,1f 1f Stonechat, 3 Meadow Pipit, Cuckoo (Heard).
"
Slimbridge WWTCommon Crane2c80 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Oystercatcher-3 Chicks, 20+ Avocet, 30+ Lapwing, 2 Kingfisher.
"
Symonds YatPeregrine 11m Tawny Owl (Heard), 4 Canada Geese, 7 Swan, c10 Pheasant
TOTALS99 Species seen on tripYearlist now=191~
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ThursdaySunny Intervals
23/05Hersey NRSedge Warbler1(Heard)
23/05(7.00)Reed Warbler Click for Picture 4, 1juv.(Seen/Heard)
23/05"Greenfinch1(Heard)
23/05"Whitethroat1m(Heard)
23/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
23/05"Shelduck1
23/05"Coot1
23/05"Mallard2
23/05"Stock Dove1
23/05"Dunnock2
23/05"Barnacle Geesec20(Feral flock)
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23/05St. Helens Bridge to Bembridge PondsGreat-crested Grebe2, 2 juv.
23/05(7.30 - 9.15)Gadwall4
23/05"Coot2, 2 juv.
23/05"Swift1
23/05"Swallow2
23/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
23/05"Whitethroat3+
23/05"Shoveler1f
23/05"Tufted Duck4m,2f
23/05"Heron2
23/05"Reed Bunting1m
23/05"Linnet4
23/05"Lapwing2
23/05"Swan2
23/05"Reed Warbler4(Heard)
23/05"Marsh Harrier2+
23/05"Sparrowhawk1
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23/05Laundry Lane & PondsHeron2
23/05(15.17 - 16.20)Little Egret2
23/05"Reed Warbler4+(Heard)
23/05"Gadwall2m,1f
23/05"Shelduck1
23/05"Lapwing4
23/05"Coot3
23/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
23/05"Canada Geesec30
23/05"Swallow2
23/05"Marsh Harrier1f
Dragonflies"Broad Bodied Chaser1f 8 Azure Damselflies & 2 Large Red Damselflies
Butterflies"Wall Brown Click for Picture 1 5 Speckled Wood, 1 Red Admiral.
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Reported 23/05Dudley Road Car Park, VentnorSERIN1f @8.20 (Steve J.)
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WednesdaySunny Intervals
22/05Newtown NRWhimbrel1
22/05(7.35)Shelduck7
22/05"Redshank2
22/05"Starling1juv.
22/05"Mediterranean Gullc40(In the scrape)
22/05"Oystercatcher6
22/05"Canada Geese6
22/05"Collared Dove1
22/05"Goldfinch2
22/05"Song Thrush1
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22/05Shalfleet QuayYellowhammer1m,1f
22/05(8.35)Mallard15
22/05"Black-headed Gullc20
22/05"Oystercatcher5
22/05"Little Egret2
22/05"Swan6
22/05"Shelduck2
22/05"Stock Dove2
22/05"Whitethroat2(Heard)
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TuesdaySunny Intervals
21/05Shide to Blackwater FPWren15+(Seen/Heard)
21/05(7.20 - 8.50)Blackcap8(Seen/Heard)
21/05"Chiffchaff4(Seen/Heard)
21/05"Goldcrest2(Heard)
21/05"Chaffinch4
21/05"Treecreeper2(Seen/Heard)
21/05"Goldfinch2(Seen/Heard)
21/05"Robin5
21/05"Blackbird7
21/05"Song Thrush2, 1 juv.
21/05"Blue Tit3+(Seen/Heard)
21/05"Great Tit5(Seen/Heard)
21/05"Long-tailed Tit6+(Seen/Heard)
21/05"Jay1
21/05"Rook10+
21/05"Stock Dove1(Heard)
21/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker2
21/05"Red-legged Partridge1
21/05"Buzzard1
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21/05Tuckers Gate, ParkhurstNightjar3(2 Seen, 1 Heard)
21/05(20.25 - 21.50)Woodcock1(Heard)
21/05"Song Thrush2(Heard)
21/05"Chiffchaff2(Heard)
21/05"Blackbird3
21/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
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MondayLight Rain to Cloudy
20/05Newport QuayGrey Wagtail1(Over calling)
20/05(7.30)Swan2
20/05"Moorhen2
20/05"Coot5
20/05"Herring Gullc15
20/05"Great Black-back Gull2
20/05"Lesser Black-backed Gull1
20/05"Oystercatcher1(Heard)
20/05"Swift5
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20/05Dodnor, R. MedinaSwan15(And 2 Chicks at Dodnor pond)
20/05(7.55)Little Egret2
20/05"Common Sandpiper1(Flew towards River from Dodnor Pond)
20/05"Mallard12
20/05"Tufted Duck3m,2f
20/05"Heron1
20/05"Coot2
20/05"Herring Gullc50
20/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
20/05"Bullfinch2m
20/05"Chaffinch2m
20/05"Sparrow8
20/05"Goldfinch2(Seen/Heard)
20/05"Song Thrush1(Heard)
20/05"Blue Tit2+
20/05"Long-tailed Tit6+(Seen/Heard)
20/05"Pied Wagtail3
20/05"Robin2
20/05"Dunnock2
20/05"Blackbird5
20/05"Swallow3
20/05"Stock Dove1(Heard)
*
20/05Laundry Lane & PondsHeron1
20/05(15.20 - 16.25)Little Egret1
20/05"Reed Bunting1m
20/05"Reed Warbler6+(Seen/Heard)
20/05"Cuckoo1(Heard)
20/05"Tufted Duck2m,2f
20/05"Gadwall1m,1f
20/05"Shelduck1
20/05"Coot4
20/05"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
20/05"Great-crested Grebe1, 2 juv.
20/05"Canada Geesec50
20/05"Buzzard1
20/05"Marsh Harrier1m,2f
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SundayMainly Cloudy
19/05Fishbourne to Wootton Bridge (WeBS)Cormorant4
19/05(7.10 - 8.30)Herring Gull33
19/05"Great Black-back Gull2
19/05"Shelduck1
19/05"Little Egret3
19/05"Heron2,1juv.
19/05"Oystercatcher5
19/05"Coal Tit1(Heard)
19/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
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19/05St. Helens BridgeBittern1(Heard)
19/05(8.45)Tufted Duck2m,1f
19/05-brief visitGadwall2m,1f
19/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
19/05"Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
19/05"Marsh Harrier2f
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SaturdaySunny Intervals
18/05Hersey NRCommon Sandpiper1(Flushed by entrance)
18/05(8.00 - 8.30)Reed Warbler3(Seen/Heard)
18/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
18/05"Whitethroat1m
18/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
18/05"Little Egret1
18/05"Coot4
18/05"Mallard4
18/05"Moorhen2
18/05"Dunnock1
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18/05St. Helens Bridge to Bembridge Marsh (RSPB)Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
18/05(14.10 - 16.50)Gadwall1m
18/05-with Chris M.Great-crested Grebe2, 2 juv.
18/05"Swallowc20
18/05"House Martin7
18/05"Little Egret4
18/05"Great White Egret1
18/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
18/05"Whitethroat2m
18/05"Mallardc20
18/05"Tufted Duck1m
18/05"Heron4
18/05"Sedge Warbler2(Heard)
18/05"Reed Bunting2m
18/05"Linnet4
18/05"Lapwing2
18/05"Swan3
18/05"Reed Warbler6+(Heard)
18/05"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
18/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
18/05"Hobby Click for Picture 4
18/05"Buzzard5
18/05"Marsh Harrier2+
18/05"Sparrowhawk1
18/05"Peregrine1(Attacked the Sparrowhawk)
Dragonflies"Broad Bodied Chaser Click for Picture 1 2 Four-spot Chaser & 2 Large Red Damselflies Click for Picture
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FridayCloudy to Showers pmCold NE Wind
17/05Newtown NRCurlew1
17/05(7.50)Shelduck1
17/05"Redshank3
17/05"Little Egret1
17/05"Mediterranean Gullc50(In the scrape)
17/05"Oystercatcher4
17/05"Little Egret1
17/05"Canada Geese6
17/05"Collared Dove4
17/05"Green Woodpecker1
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17/05Fort VictoriaGannet1E
17/05(8.30)Common Tern2
17/05"Black-headed Gullc10
17/05"Herring Gull2
17/05"Peregrine1(Flying NW to Lymington)
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17/05YarmouthCuckoo Click for Picture 1(In a tree S. of Mill Copse Scrape)
17/05(9.05 - 10.20)Black-tailed Godwitc50
17/05"Little Egret3
17/05"Heron1
17/05"Swan2
17/05"Redshank3
17/05"Oystercatcher3
17/05"Lapwing3
17/05"Teal1m
17/05"Shelduck5
17/05"Long-tailed Tit4+
17/05"Whitethroat2m(Seen/Heard)
17/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
17/05"Reed Warbler1
17/05"Canada Geese4
17/05"Buzzard1
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ThursdayFine Sunny
16/05Garlic Farm areaRED KITE1(Over to N. but high up)
16/05(7.30 - 8.35)Blackcap1m(Heard)
16/05"Goldfinch2
16/05"Whitethroat1m
16/05"Robin1
16/05"Song Thrush2
16/05"Mistle Thrush2, 2 juv.
16/05"Blackbird6
16/05"Skylark5(Seen/Heard)
16/05"Swallowc6
16/05"Chiffchaff1m(Heard)
16/05"Pheasant1m
16/05"Jay2
16/05"Red-legged Partridge2
16/05"Buzzard2
Mammals"Red Squirrel1
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Reported 16/05Laundry LaneALPINE SWIFT1 @15.35 over the Cattle Shed with c50 Swifts (Jim B.)
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Wednesday 15thNEW FOREST TRIPBlashford Lakes, Lucy HillAcres Down & Pipers Wait
-with Andrew T. & Paulette.
Blashford LakesLittle-ringed Plover Click for Picture 2 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Greenshank, c10 Common Tern, 4 Egyptian Geese, Garden Warbler, Nuthatch.
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Lucy HillWOOD WARBLER Click for Picture 1m 2+ Siskin (Heard), Coal Tit (Heard)
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Acres DownCuckoo2 (Heard) 3 Buzzard, 1 Mistle Thrush, 2 Stonechat, 4 Linnet, 1 Swift.
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Eyeworth PondMarsh Tit1 1 Coal Tit, 1m,2f, 4 juv. Mandarin.
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Pipers WaitHobby1 1 Cuckoo.
TOTALS61 Species seen on dayYearlist now=185~~
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TuesdaySunny IntervalsE-NE. Wind
14/05St. Catherine's PointEider Click for Picture 7E(3m,4f fairly close)
14/05(7.05 - 9.15)Kittiwake Click for Picture 12E
14/05"Auk Sp.8E(Mostly Guillemot?)
14/05"Gannet33E,12W(and approx 6 fishing offshore at Rocken End)
14/05"Fulmar6
14/05"Small Waders20E(2 groups of 10, Sanderling??)
14/05"Great Black-back Gull5
14/05"Lesser Black-backed Gull1E
14/05"Herring Gullc30(Around fishing boats)
14/05"Linnet2
14/05"Whitethroat1(Heard)
14/05"Swallow7+
14/05"Stonechat1m
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14/05Laundry Lane & PondsCanada Geesec40(and 1 gosling)
14/05(13.55 - 14.45)Mallard16
14/05"Coot6
14/05"Pied Wagtail1m
14/05"Lapwing3
14/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
14/05"Lesser Whitethroat3(Heard)
14/05"Whitethroat2
14/05"Chaffinch1m(Heard)
14/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
14/05"Heron2
14/05"Hobby1
14/05"Swiftc20
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MondayFine Sunny Warm
13/05West HighdownLesser Whitethroat2(Heard)
13/05(7.05 - 9.15)Whitethroat4+(Seen/Heard)
13/05"Meadow Pipit4
13/05"Rock Pipit3
13/05"Stonechat3m,2f
13/05"Linnet12+
13/05"Greenfinch8
13/05"Blackbird3
13/05"Blue Tit1
13/05"Long-tailed Tit1
13/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
13/05"Song Thrush1(Heard)
13/05"Goldfinch4+
13/05"Skylark9(Seen/Heard)
13/05"Yellowhammer1m
13/05"Fulmar2
13/05"Guillemot6+(On sea)
13/05"Magpie2
13/05"Raven1
13/05"Kestrel1
13/05"Peregrine1
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13/05Mottistone DownYellowhammer2+(Seen/Heard))
13/05(10.00 - 10.30)Whitethroatc6
13/05"Stonechat3m,2f
13/05"Red-legged Partridge2
13/05"Mistle Thrush1(Over)
13/05"Kestrel1
13/05"Buzzard2
Butterflies"Adonis Blue Click for Picture3+ 1 Small Copper
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13/05Hersey NRCommon Sandpiper Click for Picture 3(In centre channel)
13/05(18.00 - 18.30)Reed Warbler1
13/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
13/05"Whitethroat1m(Heard)
13/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
13/05"Little Egret1
13/05"Coot7
13/05"Mallard2
13/05"Moorhen3
13/05"Dunnock1
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SundayFine Sunny
12/05Quarr Abbey AreaMistle Thrush1, 2juv
12/05(7.10 - 8.10)Greenfinch2
12/05"Goldfinch7
12/05"Blackcap1f
12/05"Chaffinch1(Heard)
12/05"Jackdaw5
12/05"Robin5(Seen/Heard)
12/05"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
12/05"Chiffchaff4(Heard)
12/05"Long-tailed Tit3+(Heard)
12/05"Coal Tit1(Heard)
12/05"Blue Tit1
12/05"Great Tit4
12/05"Song Thrush2(Heard)
12/05"Blackbird11(Seen/Heard)
12/05"Wren5(Seen/Heard)
12/05"Stock Dove4(Heard)
12/05"Swallow Click for Picture 2
12/05"Pheasant1m,1f
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12/05My Garden, RydeSparrowhawk Click for Picture 1
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SaturdayCloudy, Sunny Intervals & ShowersLight N-NW Wind
11/05Bembridge Down to RedcliffSkylark5(Seen/Heard)
11/05(7.10)Whitethroat2m
11/05"Bullfinch1(Heard)
11/05"Goldfinch2
11/05"Magpie2
11/05"Kestrel2
11/05"Buzzard1
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11/05Appley Park, RydeStock Dove3(Heard)
11/05(8.10)Blackcap1m(Heard)
11/05"Blackbird4
11/05"Goldfinch4
11/05"Magpie2
11/05"Long-tailed Tit3+(Seen/Heard)
11/05"Chaffinch1m(Heard)
10/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
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11/05St. Helens Bridge to Bembridge Marsh (RSPB)Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
11/05(14.10 - 17.10)Gadwall2m
11/05-with Chris M.Great-crested Grebe3, 1 juv.
11/05"Swallowc30
11/05"House Martinc30
11/05"Swiftc50
11/05"Little Egret4
11/05"Greenfinch2m
11/05"Cetti's Warbler3(Seen/Heard)
11/05"Little Grebe2
11/05"Tufted Duck3m,2f
11/05"Heron4
11/05"PURPLE HERON1(In a tree behind Harbour Farm @ 16.30)
11/05"Water Rail2(Heard)
11/05"Reed Bunting4
11/05"Linnet8
11/05"Swan3
11/05"Reed Warbler6+(Heard)
11/05"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
11/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
11/05"Hobby5
11/05"Buzzard4
11/05"Marsh Harrier4
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11/05Tuckers Gate, ParkhurstNIGHTJAR2(Seen/Heard)
11/05(20.10 - 21.45)Woodcockc3(4 "Contacts")
11/05"Song Thrush2(Heard)
11/05"Blackcap1m(Heard)
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FridaySunny Intervals
10/05Shide to Blackwater FPWren20+(Seen/Heard)
10/05(7.15 - 8.45)Blackcap10(Seen/Heard)
10/05"Chiffchaff8(Seen/Heard)
10/05"Goldcrest2(Heard)
10/05"Chaffinch2m
10/05"Greenfinch2(Seen/Heard)
10/05"Goldfinch2(Seen/Heard)
10/05"Song Thrush2
10/05"Blue Tit2+(Seen/Heard)
10/05"Great Tit5(Seen/Heard)
10/05"Long-tailed Tit3+(Seen/Heard)
10/05"Robin5
10/05"Blackbird10
10/05"Jay1
10/05"Rook10+
10/05"Stock Dove1(Heard)
10/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker2
10/05"Buzzard1
Mammals"Red Squirrel1
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10/05Laundry Lane (N)Heron4
10/05(14.00 - 15.10)Little Egret2
10/05-with the WardenLapwing4
10/05"Reed Warbler2+(Heard)
10/05"Cuckoo1(Heard)
10/05"Hobby1
10/05"Kestrel1
10/05"Buzzard5
10/05"Marsh Harrier2m,2f
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ThursdayCloudy, Showers, brighter later
09/05Thorness BayBarn Owl1(Around fields by the bay)
09/05(7.05 - 7.50)Little Owl Click for Picture 1(In the lane)
09/05"Ringed Plover1
09/05"Shelduck1
09/05"Oystercatcher2
09/05"Cetti's Warbler1m(Heard)
09/05"Reed Warbler1m(Heard)
09/05"Great-crested Grebe1(Just offshore)
09/05"Swallow4
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09/05Newtown NRWhimbrel6
09/05(8.00 - 10.00)Brent Geese6(A large count for May)
09/05"Canada Geese12
09/05"Redshank3
09/05"Oystercatcher6
09/05"Sandwich Tern1
09/05"Mediterranean Gull62(On the scrape)
09/05"Great Black-back Gull2
09/05"Shelduck4
09/05"Reed Bunting1m
09/05"Song Thrush1(Town Copse)
09/05"Long-tailed Tit2+
09/05"Blue Tit2
09/05"Garden Warbler1m(Heard, Town Copse by the Town Quay)
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09/05St. Helens Bridge & Pond to E.Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
09/05(19.40 - 20.30)Gadwall2m,2f
09/05"Great-crested Grebe1
09/05"Swallowc10
09/05"Swiftc100
09/05"Little Egret1
09/05"Greenfinch1m
09/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
09/05"Little Grebe1
09/05"Tufted Duck3m,2f
09/05"Marsh Harrier1m
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Reported 09/05Harbour Farm, BembridgePURPLE HERON1 @16.00 in ditch behind farm, then flew W. (Luke G.)
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WednesdayWet to Sunny IntervalsBrisk SW Wind
08/05Ryde Canoe LakeTufted Duck7
08/05(7.50)Swan8
08/05"Canada Geesec30
08/05"Barnacle Goose1(Feral)
08/05"Coot2
08/05"Moorhen1
08/05"Greenfinch2
08/05"Swallowc20
08/05"Pied Wagtail1m
08/05BeachLittle Egret2
08/05"Oystercatcher14
08/05"Great Black-back Gull5
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08/05RedcliffSkylarkc6(Seen/Heard)
08/05(10.40)Linnet3
08/05"Blackcap1m(Heard)
08/05"Lesser Whitethroat1m(Heard)
08/05"Whitethroat2m(Heard)
08/05"Blackbird1
08/05"Swallow4
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08/05Hersey NRRING OUZEL Click for Picture 1f(In a tree on the W. side briefly)
08/05(15.20 - 16.10)Shelduck1
08/05"Swan1
08/05"Whitethroat2m(Heard)
08/05"Reed Warbler1(Heard)
08/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
08/05"Little Egret1
08/05"Coot2
08/05"Mallard4
08/05"Gadwall1m,1f
08/05"Swallow4
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Reported 08/05St. Catherine's PointBLACK TERN2 E. with "Commic" Terns (Gary H.)
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TuesdaySunny IntervalsLight S. to E. Wind
07/05St. Catherine's PointPOMARINE SKUA1E(Pale Phase, fairly close)
07/05(7.00 - 10.05)Great Skua "Bonxie"1E
07/05-numbers low but quality high!Arctic Skua1E(Intermediate)
07/05"Common Scoter47E
07/05"Manx Shearwater9E
07/05"Sandwich Tern4E
07/05"Kittiwake5E
07/05"Razorbill2E
07/05"Guillemot6E
07/05"Whimbrelc8
07/05"Bar-tailed Godwitc7E(Mixed with Whimbrel)
07/05"Diver Sp2E(1 Black-throated and 1 Red-throated?)
07/05"Cormorant4
07/05"Linnetc10
07/05"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
07/05"Whitethroat2(Heard)
07/05"Swallow8
07/05"Yellowhammer1m
07/05"Buzzard2
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MondayCold Start to Sunny Intervals
06/05West HighdownWheatear Click for Picture 1m,4f(S. Cliffs)
06/05(7.15 - 9.50)Rock Pipit10+
06/05"Meadow Pipit4
06/05"Cuckoo1(Heard calling from Quarry Car Park)
06/05"Stonechat4m,2f
06/05"Linnet6
06/05"Greenfinch5
06/05"Goldfinch3
06/05"Chiffchaff3(Heard)
06/05"Blackcap2(Heard)
06/05"Whitethroat8
06/05"Dunnock3
06/05"Skylark10+
06/05"Pheasant2m
06/05"Guillemot1(On sea)
06/05"Shag1
06/05"Magpie8
06/05"Peregrine1
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06/05Sandown Canoe LakeMandarin1m
06/05(13.45)Reed Warbler1(Heard)
06/05"Reed Bunting1m
06/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
06/05"Swallow3
06/05"Swan1
06/05"Mallardc15
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06/05Laundry LaneGadwall1m,1f(On New Bridge ponds)
06/05(14.05 - 14.55)Shelduck4
06/05"Teal1
06/05"Tufted Duck2m,1f
06/05"Gadwall1m,1f
06/05"Great-crested Grebe1
06/05"Little Grebe1
06/05"Pied Wagtail2
06/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
06/05"Lesser Whitethroat1
06/05"Whitethroat1(Heard)
06/05"Reed Warbler6(Heard)
06/05"Chiffchaff1m(Heard)
06/05"Swallow4
06/05"Hobby1
06/05"Buzzard1
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Reported 06/05Alum Bay ChineSPOTTED FLYCATCHER1 @9.00 (Mike R)
Reported 06/05Culver DownWhinchat1f @7.25 on fence below the fort (Pete C.)
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SundayFine Sunny, Cloudy pm
05/05Mottistone DownGarden Warbler1m(Seen singing by path)
05/05(7.30 - 11.20)Whitethroat Click for Picture 10+
05/05-IWOG Walk from 9.00Blackcap2(Heard)
05/05"Chiffchaff4(Heard)
05/05"Yellowhammer Click for Picture 8m,2f
05/05"Goldfinchc15
05/05"Bullfinch5
05/05"Chaffinch2m
05/05"Dunnock3
05/05"Linnet15
05/05"Dartford Warbler1m,1f
05/05"Stonechat4m,2f
05/05"Stock Dove5
05/05"Red-legged Partridge5
05/05"Pheasant3
05/05"Wren2(Heard)
05/05"Swallow8
05/05"Mistle Thrush1(Over)
05/05"Sparrowhawk1
05/05"Buzzard2
Butterflies"Wall Brown2 1 Small Heath
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WednesdaySunny Intervals, light showers
04/05Hersey NRReed Warbler1(Heard)
04/05(7.25)Greenfinch5
04/05"Chiffchaff1m(Heard)
04/05"Whitethroat1m
04/05"Blackbird1
04/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
04/05"Stock Dove2
04/05"Coot3
04/05"Moorhen1
04/05"Barnacle Geesec25(On Nettlestone Hill, Feral flock)
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04/05St. Helens Bridge & Pond to E.Bittern Click for Picture 3(One "Booming" next to River, and 2 flew over)
04/05(8.15)Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
04/05"Sand Martin1
04/05"Swallowc40
04/05"Swiftc10
04/05"Heron2
04/05"Little Egret1
04/05"Gadwall3
04/05"Lapwing2
04/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
04/05"Little Grebe3
04/05"Great-crested Grebe2m
04/05"Marsh Harrier2m,1f
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04/05Laundry LaneHobby1(Flew N. chased by Crows)
04/05(15.45 - 16.35)Swallowc40
04/05"Swift10+
04/05"Pied Wagtail1m
04/05"Canada Geesec30
04/05"Heron2
04/05"Lapwing1
04/05"Shelduck2
04/05"Chaffinch1m
04/05"Coot2
04/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
04/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
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Reported 04/05Stubble Field N. of Brook ChineTURTLE DOVE2 and 17 Yellowhammer (Steve J.)
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FridayChilly Start - Sunny Intervals
03/05Firestone CopseCoal Tit1
03/05(7.05)Blackcap2m(Heard)
03/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
03/05"Goldcrest1(Heard)
03/05"Song Thrush2
03/05"Blue Tit2+
03/05"Robin1
03/05"Blackbird4+
03/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
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03/05Quarr Abbey AreaGoldfinch8
03/05(7.35 - 8.50)Greenfinch2
03/05"Little Egret1(Over)
03/05"Great Spotted Woodpecker1f
03/05"Jay1
03/05"Jackdaw25
03/05"Robin10(Seen/Heard)
03/05"Chiffchaff4(Heard)
03/05"Blue Tit2
03/05"Great Tit4
03/05"Dunnock1
03/05"Stock Dove5(Heard)
03/05"Pheasant1m
MammalsQuarr AreaRed Squirrel2
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03/05Culver Down & RedcliffWhitethroat9(Seen/Heard)
03/05(10.00)Wheatear Click for Picture Click for Picture 1m,1f(Cliff Edge)
03/05"Linnet3m
03/05"Meadow Pipit2
03/05"Chaffinch1(Heard)
03/05"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
03/05"Blackcap1(Heard)
03/05"Blackbird8
03/05"Skylark4+(Seen/Heard)
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ThursdayHazy Sunny Intervals
02/05Newtown NRWhimbrel5
02/05(7.30 - 9.50)Nightingale1(Heard from Town Quay)
02/05"Little Egret4
02/05"Swan3
02/05"Curlew2
02/05"Canada Geesec30
02/05"Greenshank1
02/05"Redshank3
02/05"Dunlin2(On E. Spit in part Summer Plumage)
02/05"Oystercatcherc10
02/05"Sandwich Tern5
02/05"Common Tern1
02/05"Mediterranean Gullc80
02/05"Lesser Black-backed Gull Click for Picture 2
02/05"Great Black-back Gull2
02/05"Red-breasted Merganser Click for Picture 1m,1f(By the E. Spit-a late sighting)
02/05"Shelduck9
02/05"Reed Bunting1m
02/05"Wheatear1
02/05"Mistle Thrush1(Town Copse)
02/05"Blue Tit4
02/05"Red-legged Partridge2(By lane)
MammalsClamerkin LakeGrey Seal3
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02/05Firestone CopseCoal Tit2m(Heard)
02/05(15.10 - 16.00)Blackcap2m(Seen/Heard)
02/05"Chiffchaff2(Seen/Heard)
02/05"Long-tailed Tit1
02/05"Great Tit2
02/05"Blue Tit2+
02/05"Chaffinch1m(Heard)
02/05CreekHeron1
02/05"Gadwall1m,1f
02/05"Mallard4
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WednesdayHazy Sunny Intervals
01/05Hersey NRReed Warbler3(Heard)
01/05(7.20)Greenfinch1m
01/05"Blackcap1m(Heard)
01/05"Whitethroat1m(Heard)
01/05"Blackbird1
01/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
01/05"Little Egret1
01/05"Coot4
01/05"Moorhen2
01/05"Gadwall2m,1f
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01/05St. Helens Bridge & Pond to E.Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
01/05(7.55)Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
01/05"SWIFT Click for Picture c10
01/05"Great White Egret1
01/05"Gadwall3
01/05"Lapwing4
01/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
01/05"Swallow10+
01/05"Great-crested Grebe2m,1f
01/05"Marsh Harrier1m,2f
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01/05Laundry Lane (N end)Wigeon1m(On "Triangle" Field)
01/05(8.30)Teal2
01/05"Whitethroat Click for Picture 2m
01/05"Pied Wagtail3(With 1 White Wagtail?)
01/05"Canada Geesec40
01/05"Lapwing4
01/05"Chaffinch2m
01/05"Coot4
01/05"Blackcap1(Heard)
01/05"Reed Warbler4+(Seen/Heard)
01/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
01/05"Marsh Harrier1f
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01/05YarmouthCuckoo1(Heard)
01/05(10.10 - 11.25)Black-tailed Godwit10
01/05"Little Egret3
01/05"Swan2
01/05"Redshank1
01/05"Oystercatcher3
01/05"Teal9
01/05"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
01/05"Shelduck5
01/05"Reed Bunting4(Seen/Heard)
01/05"Buzzard1
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01/05Laundry Lane & New Bridge PondsWigeon1m(On "Triangle" Field)
01/05(8.30)Teal2
01/05"Cuckoo Click for Picture 2m(Seen/Heard)
01/05"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
01/05"Pied Wagtail1
01/05"Canada Geesec30
01/05"Shelduck4
01/05"Chaffinch1m
01/05"Coot2
01/05"Blackcap1(Heard)
01/05"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
01/05"Sedge Warbler Click for Picture 1m
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April

127 IOW Species seen this month
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TuesdaySunny IntervalsLight E Wind
30/04St. Catherine's PointVELVET SCOTER2E(With a group of 50 Common Scoter)
30/04(7.10 - 10.20)Common Scoter Click for Picture 42E,2W
30/04"Common Tern51E
30/04"Sandwich Tern23E
30/04"Kittiwake19E
30/04"Auk Sp.12E
30/04"Arctic Skua2E(Imm.)
30/04"Fulmar6
30/04"Bar-tailed Godwit25E(Missed about 50 more)
30/04"Cormorant1E
30/04"Shag1E
30/04"Linnet6
30/04"Whitethroat2(Heard)
30/04"Swallow10+
30/04"Dunnock3
30/04"Yellowhammer1m
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30/04Laundry Lane & PondsGreat-crested Grebe1(Oxbow Lake)
30/04"Gadwall1m, 1f
30/04"Shelduck6
30/04"Canada Geesec30
30/04"Lapwing3
30/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
30/04"Whitethroat2
30/04"Chaffinch1m
30/04"Coot2
30/04"House Martin2+
30/04"Swallowc10
30/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
30/04"Reed Warbler4(Heard)
30/04"Peregrine2
30/04"Kestrel1
30/04"Buzzard6
30/04"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
Butterflies"Orange Tip Click for Picture 3 4 Speckled Wood
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MondayFine Sunny Warm
29/04West HighdownRedstart Click for Picture 3f(Lower Path)
29/04(7.40 - 9.40)HOBBY1(Seen twice till flew NE)
29/04"GARDEN WARBLER1m(Singing on slope SE of Alum Bay Car Park)
29/04"Meadow Pipit3
29/04"Stonechat3m,2f
29/04"Linnet11
29/04"Greenfinch4
29/04"Wheatear1m
29/04"Blackbird4
29/04"Great Tit1
29/04"Blue Tit1
29/04"Long-tailed Tit4
29/04"Chiffchaff3
29/04"Blackcap2(Heard)
29/04"Whitethroat7
29/04"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
29/04"Dunnock3
29/04"Goldfinch6+
29/04"Dunnock3
29/04"Skylark2+
29/04"Pheasant1m
29/04"Magpie2
29/04"Kestrel1
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29/04Mottistone Down (by Car Park)GARDEN WARBLER Click for Picture 1m(Seen singing by path)
29/04(10.00 - 10.45)Whitethroat3
29/04"Blackcap1m,1f
29/04"Wren2
29/04"Mistle Thrush2(Over)
29/04"Sparrowhawk1
29/04"Buzzard2
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29/04Laundry LaneGadwall1m(On New Bridge ponds)
29/04(15.25 - 17.15)Wigeon1m
29/04"Teal5
29/04"Tufted Duck2m
29/04"Cuckoo1(Heard calling from the W. of the ponds)
29/04"Pied Wagtail2
29/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
29/04"Chiffchaff2
29/04"Reed Warbler5(Heard)
29/04"Reed Bunting1m(Heard)
29/04"Swallowc8
29/04"House Martinc4
29/04"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
29/04"Kestrel2
29/04"Buzzard5
Butterflies"Orange Tip4 2 Peacock
Dragonflies"HAIRY DRAGONFLY Click for Picture 1 & 3 Large Red Damselflies Click for Picture
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Reported 29/04New Bridge PondsSWIFT2 (Graham P.)- I missed those!
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SundaySunny IntervalsCold NW Wind
28/04St. Catherine's PointArctic Skua1E(Dark Phase)
28/04(7.10 - 10.00)Fulmar2
28/04-IWOG WalkGannet4W
28/04-very quiet at sea!Guillemot3E
28/04"Stonechat2m,2f
28/04"Goldfinch6+
28/04"Linnet10+
28/04"Whitethroat3(Seen/Heard)
28/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
28/04"Blue Tit2
28/04"Long-tailed Tit3+
Reported 28/04"Whimbrel9 seen by others on the walk
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SaturdaySunny IntervalsGale force W. Wind
27/04Bembridge Down & RedcliffWhitethroat2(Heard)
27/04(7.10)Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
27/04"Chaffinch1(Heard)
27/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
27/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
27/04"Blackbird2
27/04"Skylark2+(Heard)
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27/04St. Helens Bridge & FP to E.Cattle Egret1(Flew in towards cattle by reedbeds)
27/04(9.35)Teal2
27/04"Gadwall1m
27/04"Tufted Duck1m,1f
27/04"Whitethroat1(Heard)
27/04"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
27/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
27/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
27/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
27/04"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
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FridaySunny Intervals, ShowersSW Wind
26/04St. Catherine's PointGannet29E
26/04(7.10 - 8.40)Fulmar5
26/04-quiet at seaAuk Sp.5E
26/04"Yellowhammer Click for Picture 2m
26/04"Stonechat Click for Picture 3m,2f
26/04"Dunnock4
26/04"Linnet10+
26/04"Whitethroat5(Seen/Heard)
26/04"Wheatear1f
26/04"Red-legged Partridge2
26/04"Blue Tit2
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26/04Whale ChineRaven1
26/04(8.55)Yellowhammer1m
26/04"Skylark4+(Seen/Heard)
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26/04Laundry LaneSwallowc20
26/04(13.40 - 14.40)House Martinc10
26/04"Sand Martin1-2
26/04"Shelduck6
26/04"Gadwall2m,1f
26/04"Teal5
26/04"Tufted Duck2m,2f
26/04"Canada Geesec30
26/04"Lapwing2
26/04"Chiffchaff2
26/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
26/04"Whitethroat1(Heard)
26/04"Little Egret2
26/04"Chaffinch2m
26/04"Coot4
26/04"Heron1
26/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
26/04"Starlingc20
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ThursdaySunny IntervalsS-SW Wind
25/04Nansen Hill to Shanklin DownChiffchaff3(Seen/Heard)
25/04(7.50 - 9.50)Blackcap1m(Heard)
25/04-very few migrants todayWillow Warbler1m(Heard)
25/04"Whitethroat5(Seen/Heard)
25/04"Dunnock1
25/04"Linnet12
25/04"Meadow Pipit1
25/04"Stock Dove1
25/04"Robin2
25/04"Buzzard2
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25/04Laundry Lane (N end)Great White Egret Click for Picture 1(On Oxbow Lake)
25/04(15.30 -16.15)Little Ringed Plover Click for Picture 1(On Triangle Field)
25/04"Shelduck2
25/04"Teal2
25/04"Reed Warbler4(Heard)
25/04"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
25/04"Pied Wagtail2m
25/04"Canada Geesec20
25/04"Lapwing18
25/04"Chaffinch2m
25/04"Coot4
25/04"Starlingc20
25/04"Swallow7
25/04"Peregrine1
25/04"Marsh Harrier1f
Butterflies"Painted Lady1
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WednesdayCloudy with heavy showers
24/04Laundry LaneGreen Sandpiper Click for Picture 1(On pool at the N. end of the "Triangular" Field)
24/04(9.15)-no sign of the GarganeyWigeon1
24/04"Teal6
24/04"Lapwing2
24/04"Cetti's Warbler2(heard)
24/04"Whitethroat2(heard)
24/04"Reed Warbler4+(Heard)
24/04"Skylark2(Heard)
24/04"Marsh Harrier3
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Reported 24/04Brading Marsh RSPBGreat White Egret1 evening (Graham A.)
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TuesdaySunny IntervalsE Wind
23/04St. Catherine's PointGannet30E, 4W
23/04(7.00 - 9.30)Fulmar3
23/04-With Mark B. Perry F. and Alan B.Common Scoter60E
23/04"Whimbrel4E
23/04"Bar-tailed Godwit Click for Picture 130E
23/04"Arctic Skua Click for Picture 4E(3 Dark, 1 Light)
23/04"Brent Goose1E
23/04"Swallow3
23/04"Cormorant3
23/04"Heron2
23/04"Linnetc15
23/04"Whitethroat3+(Heard)
23/04"Dunnock2
23/04"Swallow1
23/04"Yellowhammer1m
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Easter MondayFine Sunny WarmENE. Wind
22/04Headon Warren to West HighdownRedstart1f(At the Old Battery clearing)
22/04(7.35 - 9.40)Pheasant1m
22/04"Meadow Pipit3
22/04"Stonechat4m,1f
22/04"Linnet14
22/04"Greenfinch6
22/04"Blackbird4
22/04"Great Tit1
22/04"Long-tailed Tit1
22/04"Chiffchaff2
22/04"Blackcap2(Heard)
22/04"Whitethroat2
22/04"Lesser Whitethroat1(Heard)
22/04"Dunnock3
22/04"Goldfinch6+
22/04"Collared Dove12NE
22/04"Skylark4+
22/04"Swallow2
22/04"Magpie2
22/04"Kestrel1
22/04"Sparrowhawk1
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22/04Laundry LaneGarganey Click for Picture 1m(On pool at the N. end of the "Triangular" Field)
22/04(15.10 - 16.05)Wigeon2
22/04"Tealc10
22/04"Pied Wagtail2
22/04"Cetti's Warbler1m
22/04"Chiffchaff2
22/04"Reed Warbler6(Heard)
22/04"Swallow2
22/04"Buzzard1
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Reported 22/04St. Catherine's PointVELVET SCOTER2Eat 7.35 (Jon S.)
Reported 22/04St. Catherine's PointLittle Gull16Eat 9.05 (Jon S.)
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Easter SundayFine Sunny, Hot
21/04Appley Park, RydeStock Dove3(Heard)
21/04(7.05)Starling9
21/04"Blackcap1m(Heard)
21/04"Blackbird9+
21/04"Robin1(Heard)
21/04"Wren1(Heard)
21/04"Blue Tit2+
21/04"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Drumming)
21/04"Buzzard1
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21/04St. Helens Bridge & Pond to E.Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
21/04(7.40)Teal6
21/04"Tufted Duck1m,1f
21/04"Shoveler1m,1f
21/04"Gadwall6
21/04"Shelduck2
21/04"Sedge Warbler2
21/04"Reed Warbler1+(Heard)
21/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
21/04"Swallow3
21/04"Great-crested Grebe Click for Picture 1
21/04"Marsh Harrier Click for Picture 1m,2f
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21/04Nansen Hill & Luccombe DownChiffchaff2(Heard)
21/04(9.30 - 10.45)Blackcap1m(Heard)
21/04"Willow Warbler1m(Heard)
21/04"Dunnock1
21/04"Linnet5
21/04"Meadow Pipit1
21/04"Swallow2
21/04"Buzzard2
Butterflies"Small Copper Click for Picture 2 1 Brimstone
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21/04Laundry Lane (N end)Wigeon2(On "Triangle" Field)
21/04(15.10 -16.15)Shoveler2
21/04-no sign of GarganeyGadwall1m
21/04"Pied Wagtail3(With 1 White Wagtail?)
21/04"Canada Geesec40
21/04"Lapwing4
21/04"Chaffinch2m
21/04"Coot4
21/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
21/04"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
21/04"Marsh Harrier1f
Reported 21/04Ventnor GardenDARK-EYED JUNCO1 Rare Bird Alert
Reported 21/04Laundry LaneGarganey1m (Crows Text)
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SaturdayFine, Sunny, Hot
20/04Fishbourne to Wootton Bridge (WeBS)GREEN SANDPIPER Click for Picture 3(On posts at Quarr Fish Pond)
20/04(7.10 - 8.45)Mediterranean Gull5
20/04"Whimbrel1
20/04"Curlew3
20/04"Oystercatcher6
20/04"Redshank2
20/04"Shelduck3
20/04"Little Egret3
20/04"Heron1
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20/04Bembridge Down & RedcliffLESSER WHITETHROAT3m(Seen/Heard in Valley S. of Fort)
20/04(10.00 - 10.55)Whitethroat1m
20/04"Skylark3(Heard)
20/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
20/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
20/04"Swallow3
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20/04Tuckers Gate, ParkhurstNightingale2+(Seen/Heard)
20/04(20.15 - 21.10)Woodcock1+
20/04"Blackcap1m(Heard)
20/04"Song Thrush2(Heard)
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Reported 20/04Ventnor DownPIED FLYCATCHER1f 10am. (Alan B.)
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"Good Friday"Fine Sunny, Warm
19/04Town Copse to Newtown BoathouseNIGHTINGALE1(Heard singing from Town Quay)
19/04(7.20 - 9.45)Whimbrel Click for Picture 1
19/04"Teal2
19/04"Canada Geese20+
19/04"Shelduck11
19/04"Linnet3
19/04"Little Egret4
19/04"Oystercatcher8
19/04"Blackcap2m(Heard)
19/04"Great Tit4
19/04"Blue Tit2
19/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
19/04"COMMON SANDPIPER2
19/04"Curlew6
19/04"Redshank2
19/04"Mediterranean Gullc250
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19/04Riverway, NewportLesser Black-backed Gull Click for Picture 2
19/04(10.00)Herring Gull20+
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19/04Laundry LaneLittle Ringed Plover Click for Picture 2(Triangle Field)
19/04(15.25 - 16.15)Shoveler1m,1f
19/04"Shelduck2
19/04"Tufted Duck1m
19/04"Canada Geesec30
19/04"Lapwing1
19/04"Chaffinch2m
19/04"Pied Wagtail3
19/04"Coot2
19/04"Reed Warbler3+(Heard)
19/04"Sedge Warbler1(Heard)
19/04"Skylark1(Heard)
19/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
19/04"Chiffchaff1
19/04"Heron1
19/04"Marsh Harrier1f
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Reported 19/04CowesCOMMON CRANE2Over to N. at 9.50 (John L.)
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ThursdaySunny IntervalsENE Wind
18/04St. Catherine's PointGannet8E, 38W
18/04(7.30 - 9.10)Fulmar7
18/04-With Ian R.Common Scoter18E
18/04-fairly quiet at seaWhimbrel6E
18/04"Kittiwake4E
18/04"Sandwich Tern7E
18/04"Little Egret1E
18/04"Cormorant1
18/04"Linnet5
18/04"Whitethroat1(Heard)
18/04"Wheatear1m, 2f
18/04"Swallow1
18/04"Green Woodpecker1
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18/04Laundry Lane & Brading MarshLittle Ringed Plover1(On "Triangle" Field)
18/04(14.00 - 15.30)REED WARBLER3(Heard)
18/04"Gadwall2m, 1f
18/04"Shelduck2
18/04"Canada Geesec30
18/04"Lapwing5
18/04"Chiffchaff2
18/04"Willow Warbler1(Heard)
18/04"Chaffinch2m
18/04"Coot4
18/04"Water Rail1(Heard)
18/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
18/04"Swallow3
18/04"Marsh Harrier2f
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18/04Hersey NRWhitethroat1(Heard)
18/04(18.20)Chiffchaff1(Heard)
18/04"Cetti's Wabler1(Heard)
18/04"Swan2(1 at Nest)
18/04"Coot4
18/04"Moorhen3
18/04"Barnacle Geesec70(Feral flock)
18/04"Snow Goose1(Feral)
18/04"Black-headed Gullc20
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WednesdayHazy Sunny IntervalsWarmer
17/04St. Helens Bridge & Pond to E.Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
17/04(8.10)Teal11
17/04"Tufted Duck1m,1f
17/04"Shoveler1m,1f
17/04"Gadwall3m,2f
17/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
17/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
17/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
17/04"Marsh Harrier1m,2f
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17/04Laundry Lane (N end)Little Ringed Plover Click for Picture 1(On "Triangle" Field)
17/04(8.40 - 10.10)Shoveler2
17/04"Gadwall1m
17/04"Shelduck2
17/04"Canada Geesec30
17/04"Lapwing1
17/04"Chaffinch2m
17/04"Coot4
17/04"Song Thrush1
17/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
17/04"Marsh Harrier1f
Reported 17/04New Bridge PondsLITTLE GULL1 at 9.00 (Graham A.) - I missed it!
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17/04Brading Marsh to Centurions CopseCUCKOO1(Calling near Centurions copse till flew SW)
17/04(15.30 - 16.30)Teal2
17/04"Mallard6
17/04"Chaffinch2m
17/04"Water Rail1(Heard)
17/04"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
17/04"Marsh Harrier1f
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17/04Doctors Lane, BradingHOOPOE Click for Picture 1(By Horse Paddocks)
17/04(18.10 - 18.40)Goldfinch4
17/04"Starlingc10
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TuesdayCloudy, Misty, Rain, Dry pm.
16/04Bembridge Down & RedcliffLESSER WHITETHROAT1m(Heard in Valley SW of Fort)
16/04(7.40)Linnet2+
16/04"Chaffinch1(Heard)
16/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
16/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
16/04"Blackbird3m,1f
16/04"Skylark3
16/04"Magpie2
16/04"Dunnock1
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Reported 16/04Puckpool ParkCUCKOO1m calling from the delelict Holiday Camp (Alan B.)
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MondaySunny IntervalsBrisk SE Wind
15/04St. Catherine's PointGreat Skua "Bonxie"1E
15/04(7.20 - 9.40)Fulmar9
15/04-With 4 othersGARGANEY2E
15/04"WHIMBREL1E
15/04"Arctic Skua1E(Dark Phase)
15/04"Sandwich Tern15E
15/04"Manx Shearwater9E
15/04"Gannet Click for Picture356E, 3W
15/04"Guillemot9E
15/04"Common Scoter34E
15/04"Cormorant3
15/04"Linnetc30E
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15/04YarmouthBlack-tailed Godwitc30
15/04(10.30 - 11.15)Shelduck6
15/04"Redshank2
15/04"Tealc15
15/04"Little Egret2
15/04"Swan2(At nest)
15/04"Canada Geese6
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15/04Main Hide, NewtownMediterranean Gullc250(In Scrape)
15/04(14.10)Shelduck6
15/04-brief visitRedshank2
15/04"Brent Goose2
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SundaySunny IntervalsCold NE. Wind
14/04West Highdown to Alum Bay ChineDartford Warbler1m(Roving through the Gorse)
14/04(7.35 - 10.15)Pheasant1(Heard)
14/04-IWOG Walk from 8.15Meadow Pipit4
14/04"Stonechat4
14/04"Linnet16
14/04"Greenfinch6
14/04"Blackbird4
14/04"Great Tit2
14/04"Long-tailed Tit1
14/04"Chiffchaff3
14/04"Blackcap3(Seen/heard)
14/04"Dunnock3
14/04"Goldfinch3+
14/04"Magpie4
14/04"Peregrine2
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14/04Wheelers BayGreat Spotted Cuckoo Click for Picture 1
14/04(14.20 - 15.00)Cormorant4
14/04"Sparrowc10
14/04"Kestrel1m(Flushed out the Cuckoo Twice)
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Reported 14/04Gore CliffOsprey1over to N. at 10.55 (Mark B.)
Reported 14/04Brading MarshYELLOW WAGTAIL5 at 2pm. (Niel N.)
Reported 14/04Fort VictoriaLONG-TAILED DUCK1E up the Solent (Dave W.)
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SaturdayFine Sunny, Cloudy laterCold NE Wind
13/04Culver DownBlack Redstart1f/imm.
13/04(7.50)Linnet6+
13/04"Meadow Pipit4
13/04"Skylark4
13/04"Magpie2
13/04"Peregrine1
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13/04Wheelers BaySparrow10+
13/04(10.30 - 11.20)Dunnock1(No sign of the Cuckoo, see below)
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Reported 13/04Dudley Road, VentnorGreat Spotted Cuckoo1 pm. On Brambles below the Car Park (John S.)
Reported 13/04Whale ChineWRYNECK1 2pm. On E, side of Chine by the Car Park verge (Steve J.)
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FridayFine Sunny
12/04Sandown Canoe LakeSong Thrush1
12/04(7.20)Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
12/04"Greenfinch1m
12/04"Dunnock2
12/04"Swan2(1 at Nest)
12/04"Mallardc25
12/04"Coot9
12/04"Moorhen2
12/04"Great-spotted Woodpecker1(Over)
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12/04Brading MarshSEDGE WARBLER1(Heard singing twice by the "Great Sluice")
12/04(9.25)WHITETHROAT1(Singing by the bridge)
12/04"Reed Bunting1m
12/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
12/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
12/04"Cetti's Warbler2+(Heard)
12/04"Long-tailed Tit2
12/04"Great Tit1
12/04"Coot6
12/04"Mallard12
12/04"Teal2
12/04"Lapwing1
12/04"Heron3
12/04"Kestrel1
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ThursdayFine SunnyCool NE. Wind am.
11/04Town Copse to E. Hide NewtownBlackcap2(Heard/Seen)
11/04(7.20)Treecreeper1
11/04"Teal8
11/04"Bullfinch1m
11/04"Great-spotted Woodpecker1f
11/04"Green Woodpecker1
11/04"Great Tit1
11/04"Blue Tit2
11/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
11/04"Curlew6
11/04"Canada Geese18
11/04"Shelduck5
11/04"Mediterranean Gullc10(Over)
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11/04Thorley Road to YarmouthCetti's Wabler7(Heard, 2 seen)
11/04(8.08 - 9.35)Shelduck11
11/04"Redshank9
11/04"Greenshank1
11/04"Black-tailed Godwit8
11/04"Teal46
11/04"Chiffchaff4
11/04"Blue Tit2
11/04"Great Tit1
11/04"Pheasant1m, 1f
11/04"Heron1
11/04"Little Egret2
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11/04Boathouse, NewtownMediterranean Gullc190(c130 in Scrape, c60 on Gull Island etc)
11/04(9.50 - 10.40)Shelduck6
11/04"Redshank2
11/04"Brent Goose1
11/04"Curlew5
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11/04Laundry LaneLittle Ringed Plover Click for Picture 1(Triangle Field)
11/04(18.20 - 19.30)Shoveler6
11/04"Tealc40
11/04"Gadwall4
11/04"Shelduck2
11/04"Wigeon1
11/04"Canada Geesec40
11/04"Lapwing3
11/04"Chaffinch1m
11/04"Water Rail1(Heard)
11/04"Cootc10
11/04"Swallow1
11/04"Song Thrush2
11/04"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
11/04"Chiffchaff1
11/04"Blackcap1m
11/04"Marsh Harrier1f
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WednesdayCloudy to Fine SunnyCool NE Wind
10/04St. Helens Bridge & FP E.Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
10/04(7.10)Sand Martin150+
10/04"House Martin2+
10/04"Swallow20+
10/04"Teal20
10/04"Tufted Duck2m.1f
10/04"Shoveler14
10/04"Gadwall1m,1f
10/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
10/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
10/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
10/04"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
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10/04Foreland, BembridgeCormorant12
10/04(7.45)Shag2
10/04"Mediterranean Gull4
10/04"Herring Gullc40
10/04"Pied Wagtail3
10/04"Gannet1SW
10/04"Kestrel1f
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10/04Laundry LaneSwallow Click for Picture 2(On wires)
10/04(10.20 & 15.00)Shoveler6
10/04"Gadwall1m,1f
10/04"Shelduck4
10/04"Wigeon3
10/04"Canada Geesec30
10/04"Lapwing3
10/04"Chaffinch2m
10/04"Water Rail2(Heard)
10/04"Cootc10
10/04"Sand Martinc150
10/04"Song Thrush1
10/04"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
10/04"Chiffchaff3
10/04"Buzzard4
10/04"Marsh Harrier1m,1f
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10/04Newnham Lane, BinsteadBarn Owl1(Flying at 20.38, great views)
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MondayFog patches to Hazy Sun
08/04Shide to Blackwater FPBlackcap10(Seen/Heard)
08/04(7.40 - 9.40)Chiffchaff3(Seen/Heard)
08/04"Treecreeper2
08/04"Wren13(Seen/Heard)
08/04"Blackbird15
08/04"Robin4
08/04"Song Thrush1(Heard)
08/04"Long-tailed Tit3
08/04"Blue Tit6
08/04"Great Tit6
08/04"Chaffinch1m,1f
08/04"Coal Tit3(Seen/Heard)
08/04"Red-legged Partridge2
08/04"Pheasant1m, 4f
08/04"Jay1
08/04"Moorhen1
08/04"Mallard2
08/04"Buzzard1
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08/04Culver DownREDSTART Click for Picture 1m
08/04(13.10 - 14.10)Black Redstart Click for Picture 1f/imm.
08/04"Wheatear1f
08/04"Meadow Pipit13
08/04"Rock Pipit3
08/04"Linnet8
08/04"Skylark8
08/04"Raven2
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SaturdayHazy, Misty to Hazy Sun
07/04Culver Down to RedcliffSkylark7+
07/04(7.30 - 8.30)Linnet3
07/04"Meadow Pipit9
07/04"Pied Wagtail2
07/04"Dunnock2
07/04"Great Tit3
07/04"Goldfinch8
07/04"Chiffchaff2+(Seen/Heard)
07/04"Blackcap2(Seen/Heard)
07/04"Chaffinch1m,1f
07/04"Blackbird2m,1f
07/04"Green Woodpecker2(Seen/Heard)
07/04"Jackdaw6
07/04"Magpie5
07/04"Raven1
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07/04Wootton BridgeCommon Gull1
07/04(10.15)Mediterranean Gull17
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07/04St. Helens Bridge & FP E.Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
07/04(15.30 - 16.30)Great-crested Grebe2
07/04"Teal15
07/04"Shoveler4
07/04"Gadwall1m,1f
07/04"Blackcap1(Heard)
07/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
07/04"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
07/04"Greylag Goose1
07/04"Curlew5
07/04"Marsh Harrier2
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07/04Laundry Lane (N. End)Tealc30
07/04(16.35 - 17.00)Shoveler16
07/04"Gadwall2
07/04"Shelduck2
07/04"Canada Geesec30
07/04"Lapwing2
07/04"Chaffinch1m
07/04"Stock Dove2
07/04"Cootc10
07/04"Mallard10
07/04"Marsh Harrier Click for Picture 1m,1f
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SaturdayHazy Sun, Clear laterCold E. wind
06/04Ryde Canoe LakeRed-crested Pochard1f(Still here)
06/04(7.25)Mallardc50
06/04"Tufted Duck5m,4f
06/04"Swan12
06/04"Canada Geesec25
06/04"Moorhen1
06/04"Pied Wagtail3
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06/04Hersey NRWillow Warbler1
06/04(8.00 - 8.40)Chiffchaff1(Heard)
06/04"Teal2
06/04"Shelduck2
06/04"Swan3
06/04"Coot8
06/04"Moorhen2
06/04"Snipe1
06/04"Barnacle Geesec60(Feral flock)
06/04BeachMediterranean Gull22
06/04"Little Egret1
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06/04Culver Down to RedcliffMeadow Pipit Click for Picture 7
06/04(9.45 - 10.15)Skylark9+
06/04"Magpie2
06/04"Jackdaw6
06/04"Kestrel Click for Picture 1m
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FridaySunny Intervals, Cloudy laterSE Wind
05/04St. Catherine's PointGreat Skua "Bonxie" Click for Picture 5E(I missed 2 more, group total 11)
05/04(7.10 - 10.10) -Group times 6.20 - 10.40Fulmar6
05/04-With 3 others, Group Totals below (Mark B.)Herring Gullc30
05/0472ECOMMON TERNc20E
05/043EARCTIC SKUA2E(Missed one)
05/04202ESandwich Tern Click for Picture c100E
05/047EManx Shearwater3
05/04568EGannetc300E, 2W
05/0482EKittiwakec60E
05/04330ECommon Scoter Click for Picture 131
05/048ERed-throated Diver2
05/042EBlack-throated Diver1
05/0414EBrent Geese14E
05/041ECurlew1E
05/04"Sanderling(?)1E(Small pale wader)
05/04"Shag2
05/04"Cormorant1
05/04"Magpie3
05/04"Buzzard1
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ThursdayCloudy, Heavy ShowersStrong SW Wind
04/04"La Falaise", VentnorGannet186(182E, 4W)
04/04(7.35 - 9.10)Fulmar1W
04/04"Brent Geese62E(Groups of 18,16 and 28)
04/04"Red-throated Diver1-2E(1 was lost in the mist)
04/04"MANX SHEARWATER1E(Distant, shearing over the waves)
04/04"GREAT SKUA1E(Among Gannets)
04/04"SWALLOW1(In off the sea)
04/04"Shag1(Landed on Sea)
04/04"Herring Gull2
04/04"Great Black-back Gull1E
04/04"Auk Sp.1E(Distant)
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Reported 04/04St. Catherine's Point, (Additional Sightings)ARCTIC SKUA1 3 Great Skua, 7 Manx Shearwater, 54 Kittiwake, 2 Sandwich Tern etc, 6.30-10.30 (Jon S. & Mark B.)
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WednesdayFrosty to Fine Sunny
03/04Bembridge & Culver DownsSkylark4
03/04(7.30)Linnet2
03/04"Meadow Pipit1
03/04"Pied Wagtail1m
03/04"Goldfinch8
03/04"Chiffchaff3+
03/04"Chaffinch2
03/04"Green Woodpecker2(Heard)
03/04"Magpie2
03/04"Kestrel1
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03/04Laundry LaneWater Rail2+(Heard)
03/04(18.10 - 19.05)Jay1
03/04"Gadwall2
03/04"Shelduck2
03/04"Teal45
03/04"Shoveler16
03/04"Tufted Duck1m,1f
03/04"Sand Martinc80
03/04"Cetti's Warbler1+(Heard)
03/04"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
03/04"Chaffinch2m,1f
03/04"Long-tailed Tit3+
03/04"Cootc10
03/04"Mallard10
03/04"Heron1
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TuesdayDrizzle, Misty, Dull to Sunny Intervals, heavy showers pm
02/04Laundry LaneHOUSE MARTIN2(c50 reported earlier)
02/04(7.20 & 14.45)Sand Martinc20
02/04"Little Ringed Plover Click for Picture 2-3(On "Triangle" Field, 5 reported later)
02/04"Tealc20
02/04"Shoveler12
02/04"Shelduck2
02/04"Tufted Duck2
02/04"Pied Wagtail3
02/04"Lapwing3
02/04"Red-legged Partridge2
02/04"Pheasant1m,3f
02/04"Swan1
02/04"Great Tit1
02/04"Blue Tit4
02/04"Willow Warbler2(Seen/Heard)
02/04"Chiffchaff2(Seen/Heard)
02/04"Cetti's Warbler4(Seen/Heard)
02/04"Canada Geesec50
02/04"Buzzard1
02/04"Heron2
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Reported 02/04Culver DownRING OUZEL2 (Mark B.)
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MondayFine Sunny, Warm pmBitter E. Wind am.
01/04St. Helens Bridge & FP E.Bittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
01/04(7.35 & 18.20)Tufted Duck4
01/04"Teal8
01/04"Shoveler3
01/04"Gadwall3
01/04"Sand Martin100+
01/04"Kingfisher1f
01/04"Swan3
01/04"Canada Geesec25
01/04"Cormorant30+(Many nesting)
01/04"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
01/04"Marsh Harrier2
01/04"Great-crested Grebe2
01/04"Little Grebe2
01/04"Stock Dove1
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01/04Wheelers BayGreat Spotted Cuckoo Click for Picture 1(Showing well again today)
01/04(8.35 - 9.50)Cormorant2
Reptiles"Wall Lizard1
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01/04YarmouthSpotted Redshank1(Still at Scrape)
01/04(14.15 - 15.20)Shelduck5
01/04"Redshank5
01/04"Greenshank2
01/04"Curlew2
01/04"WILLOW WARBLER1(Rofford Marsh)
01/04"Chiffchaff4
01/04"Blue Tit2
01/04"Great Tit1
01/04"Pheasant1m, 1f
01/04"Kestrel1
01/04"Wigeon5
01/04"Tealc50
01/04"Snipe1
01/04"Black-tailed Godwit7
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01/04Boathouse, NewtownMediterranean Gullc150(c120 in Scrape, c25 on Gull Island etc)
01/04(15.35 - 16.00)Shelduckc20
01/04"Redshank5
01/04"Brent Goose1
01/04"Curlewc8
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March

115 IOW Species seen this month
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SundayMisty to Sunny IntervalsCold NE-E. Wind
31/03Spring Lane Ford, CarisbrookeGrey Wagtail2
31/03(7.30)Pheasant1m
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31/03West Highdown to The NeedlesWheatear Click for Picture 9
31/03(7.55 - 10.20)Blackcap7(Mostly Males)
31/03"Meadow Pipit22
31/03"Rock Pipit5
31/03"Linnet16
31/03"Greenfinch6
31/03"Blue Tit2
31/03"Great Tit2
31/03"Long-tailed Tit4
31/03"Chiffchaff Click for Picture 3
31/03"Jay1
31/03"Sand Martin2(Over to NE)
31/03"Skylark6+
31/03"Dunnock2
31/03"Stonechat2f
31/03"Magpie3
31/03"Guillemot1(On sea)
31/03"Raven2
31/03"Sparrowhawk1
31/03"Peregrine1
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31/03Laundry LaneCetti's Warbler3(Heard)
31/03(18.15 - 19.10)Sand Martinc100
31/03"Tealc20
31/03"Shoveler13
31/03"Shelduck2
31/03"Tufted Duck4
31/03"Chaffinch1m
31/03"Lapwing3
31/03"Swan1
31/03"Great Tit1
31/03"Water Rail2(Heard)
31/03"Canada Geesec50
31/03"Little Egret1
31/03"Heron2
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SaturdayLong Sunny Intervals
30/03Woody Bay Coastal FPChiffchaff1(Heard)
30/03(7.10)Dunnock5
30/03"Sparrow2
30/03"Robin1
30/03"Blue Tit3
30/03"Great Tit1
30/03"Goldfinch3
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30/03Ventnor ParkMallard6
30/03(7.40)Dunnock2
30/03"Sparrow2
30/03"Robin1
30/03"Wren1(Heard)
30/03"Song Thrush1
30/03"Blackbird3
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30/03Luccombe DownMeadow Pipit13
30/03(8.05)Linnet2
30/03"Yellowhammer2m,
30/03"Robin1
30/03"Pheasant1(Heard)
30/03"Wren1(Heard)
30/03"Dunnock1
30/03"Great Tit1
30/03"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
30/03"Raven2
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30/03Roud, FP to Sewage Wks.Chiffchaffc6
30/03(9.50)Blackcap2m(Seen/Heard)
30/03"Mallard2
30/03"Robin1
30/03"Wren2(Heard)
30/03"Canada Geese2
30/03"Blue Tit3
30/03"Great Tit1
30/03"Long-tailed Tit2
30/03"Chaffinch2
30/03"Dunnock3
30/03"Kestrel2
30/03"Buzzard1
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30/03Newnham Lane, BinsteadBarn Owl1(Flying at 19.32 just visible in the dark!)
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FridayFoggy start to Fine Sunny
29/03Culver DownSkylark8
29/03(7.45)Linnet2
29/03"Meadow Pipitc10
29/03"Pied Wagtail1m
29/03"Goldfinch2
29/03"Red-legged Partridge1
29/03"Magpie5
29/03"Kestrel2
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29/03Wheelers BayGreat Spotted Cuckoo1(Showing well again today but much more mobile)
29/03(10.00 - 11.00)Cormorant2
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29/03Brading MarshSnipe2+(Seen/Heard)
29/03(18.45 - 19.20)Bittern1(Heard)
29/03"Teal2
29/03"Cetti's Warbler3+(Heard)
29/03"Water Rail1(Heard)
29/03"Tufted Duck1m,1f
29/03"Coot35
29/03"Mallard14
29/03"Heron2(Heard)
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ThursdayCloudy to Sunny Intervals
28/03St. Catherine's Point"WHITE WAGTAIL" Click for Picture 1(In the Lighthouse compound)
28/03(7.30 - 10.20)Fulmar1
28/03"Stonechat1m,1f
28/03"Linnet4
28/03"Dunnock4
28/03"Herring Gullc100
28/03"Chiffchaff2
28/03"Yellowhammer2
28/03"Red-legged Partridge1+(Heard)
28/03"Magpiec10
28/03"Buzzard1
28/03"Peregrine1
Mammal"Badger Click for Picture 1 & and Grey Seal offshore
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WednesdayFine Sunny WarmLight NW Wind
27/03Wheelers BayGreat Spotted Cuckoo Click for Picture 1(Showing well again today)
27/03(8.00 - 10.00)Cormorant2
Reptiles"Wall Lizard Click for Picture 2
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27/03St. Helens Bridge to Bembridge PondsBittern1(Heard "Booming" next to River)
27/03(17.45 - 18.40)Tufted Duck15
27/03"Teal8
27/03"Shoveler4
27/03"Gadwall3
27/03"Curlew8
27/03"Water Rail1(Heard)
27/03"Swan2
27/03"Canada Geesec25
27/03"Cormorant52(Many nesting)
27/03"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
27/03"Marsh Harrier2
27/03"Little Egret1
27/03"Snipe1
27/03"Reed Bunting1(Heard)
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TuesdayFine Sunny, Warm laterLight wind
26/03Laundry Lane & PondsCetti's Warbler2(Heard)
26/03(7.00 & 15.45)Wigeonc100
26/03"Tealc20
26/03"Shoveler15
26/03"Shelduck4
26/03"Gadwall3m,2f
26/03"Tufted Duck4
26/03"Chaffinch2m
26/03"Reed Bunting1m
26/03"Lapwing5
26/03"Snipe Click for Picture 2
26/03"Swan4
26/03"Great Tit1
26/03"Long-tailed Tit1
26/03"Canada Geesec60
26/03"Little Egret4
26/03"Heron2
Butterflies"Comma1 and 1 Red Admiral
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26/03Culver Down to RedcliffWheatear Click for Picture 2f
26/03(8.55)Skylark3+
26/03"Meadow Pipit2+
26/03"Rock Pipit1
26/03"Magpie2
26/03"Raven2
26/03"Kestrel1
Butterflies"Peacock1
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MondayFine Sunny, warm later
25/03Medham, Cowes to Newport CyclewayBullfinch1f
25/03(7.30)Chiffchaff1(Heard)
25/03"Robin5
25/03"Blackcap1(Heard)
25/03"Great Black-back Gull1
25/03"Collared Dove1
25/03"Jay3
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25/03E. Hide NewtownRed-breasted Merganser1f
25/03(8.30)Brent Geesec50
25/03"Oystercatcherc10
25/03"Black-headed Gullc200
25/03Town CopseTreecreeper Click for Picture 2
25/03"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
25/03"Blue Tit5
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
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25/03YarmouthSpotted Redshank1(Still at the Scrape)
25/03(9.40 - 10.50)Grey Plover1
25/03"Brent Geese11
25/03"Black-tailed Godwit22
25/03"Redshank1
25/03"Curlew2
25/03"Shelduck4
25/03"Wigeonc30
25/03"Tealc100
25/03"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
25/03"Mistle Thrush1(Heard)
25/03"Little Egret1
25/03"Swan4
25/03Rofford MarshTealc20
25/03"Moorhen6
25/03"Lapwing1
25/03"Little Egret3
25/03"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
25/03"Heron1
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25/03St. Helens BridgeBittern1(Heard)
25/03(18.15 - 18.50)Sand Martin6
25/03"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
25/03"Great White Egret1-2
25/03"Heron1
25/03"Marsh Harrier2
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SundayFine Sunny, Warm later
24/03Fishbourne Beach to Wootton Bridge(WeBS)Brent Geese17
24/03(7.00 - 8.30)Canada Geese8
24/03"Shelduck2
24/03"Little Egret2
24/03"Heron2
24/03"Moorhen1(Heard)
24/03"Mediterranean Gull12
24/03"Common Gull9
24/03"Herring Gull22
24/03"Black-headed Gull152
24/03"Great Black-back Gull2
24/03"Great Spotted Woodpecker1m
24/03"Great-crested Grebe1
24/03"Redshank14
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24/03Culver DownCattle Egret1(Distant-with cattle S. of Bembridge Ponds)
24/03(9.20)Rock Pipit2
24/03"Skylark3(Heard)
24/03"Red-legged Partridge2
24/03"Raven1
24/03"Kestrel1m
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24/03Brading MarshGreat White Egret Click for Picture 1(Close to Lane on "Triangle Field")
24/03(10.15 - 11.15)Shoveler12
24/03"Teal4
24/03"Wigeonc50
24/03"Snipe7
24/03"Chaffinch1m
24/03"Blue Tit2
24/03"Chiffchaff3
24/03"Gadwall4
24/03"Robin2
24/03"Dunnock1(Heard)
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24/03Wheelers BayGreat Spotted Cuckoo1(Showing well again today)
24/03(15.40 - 16.50)Cormorant2
24/03"Wren1
24/03"Peregrine2(Over)
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24/03Parkhurst ForestWoodcock1("Roding" Male 200m N. of Tuckers Gate @ 18.49)
24/03(18.40 - 19.10)Song Thrush1(Heard)
24/03"Robin2
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SaturdayLight Drizzle, Cloudy
23/03Brading MarshCetti's Warbler3(Heard)
23/03(7.40)Shoveler2
23/03"Teal4
23/03"Cootc15
23/03"Moorhen6
23/03"Swan2
23/03"Greenfinch1
23/03"Chaffinch1m
23/03"Blue Tit2
23/03"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
23/03"Great Spotted Woodpecker1m
23/03"Robin1
23/03"Dunnock2(Heard)
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23/03Wheelers BayGreat Spotted Cuckoo Click for Picture1(Showing well again today)
23/03(8.30 - 11.50)Cormorant6
23/03"Gannet8W
23/03"Common Scoter1f(On sea)
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FridayCloudy
22/03Shide to Blackwater FP.Siskin2+(Heard Over)
22/03(7.25 - 9.15)Blackcap1(Heard singing)
22/03"Goldfinch2+(Heard)
22/03"Chaffinch1m
22/03"Robin5
22/03"Blue Tit3
22/03"Great Tit3
22/03"Chiffchaff4(Heard)
22/03"Stock Dove3
22/03"Wren9
22/03"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
22/03"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
22/03"Mistle Thrush2
22/03"Redwing2
22/03"Dunnock2
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22/03Wheelers BayGREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO Click for Picture1(Showing well on an off, our first since May 1986)
22/03(9.40 - 11.00)Cormorant8
22/03(& 13.30 - 15.30)Rock Pipit1
22/03"Common Scoter1E(@ 15.22)
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ThursdayLight Drizzle, Cloudy
21/03St. Helens Bridge & Pond to E.BITTERN1(Heard "Booming" to E. of River)
21/03(7.15 and 18.05)Tufted Duck6
21/03"Teal6
21/03"Shoveler4
21/03"Gadwall5
21/03"Curlew1(Over)
21/03"Skylark1(Heard)
21/03"Swan2
21/03"Canada Geesec25
21/03"Cormorant23(Many nesting)
21/03"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
21/03"Marsh Harrier2
21/03Evening VisitGreat White Egret1
21/03"Snipe1(Heard)
21/03"Bittern1(Heard again)
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21/03Bembridge HarbourBlack-tailed Godwit6
21/03(7.50)Redshank3
21/03"Curlew2
21/03"Little Egret1
21/03"Sparrow6+
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21/03Culver Down to RedcliffWheatear Click for Picture 2-3(On Cliffedge W. of Coastguard Cottages, 1m,1-2f)
21/03(9.40)Skylark2+
21/03"Meadow Pipit4+
21/03"Rock Mipit1
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Reported 21/03Wheelers BayGREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO1MEGA! @15.00 on Cliff (John S.)
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WednesdayMainly Cloudy some light Drizzle.SW Wind
20/03Sandown Canoe LakeCetti's Warbler Click for Picture 3+(1 seen, others heard)
20/03(8.00)Mallardc20
20/03"Tufted Duck1m,1f
20/03"Swan2
20/03"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
20/03"Coot8
20/03"Moorhen4
20/03"Reed Bunting1m
20/03"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
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20/03PuckpoolRed-breasted Merganser1m,1f
20/03(10.05)Great-crested Grebe Click for Picture5
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20/03Hersey NRHeron2
20/03(10.20)Little Grebe3
20/03"Greenshank Click for Picture 1
20/03"Mediterranean Gull4
20/03"Black-headed Gullc40
20/03"Teal3
20/03"Barnacle Geesec50(Feral, on Nettlestone Hill)
20/03"Canada Geese2
20/03"Swan1
20/03"Blackbird1
20/03"Chiffchaff1
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20/03Culver Down to RedcliffMeadow Pipit2+
20/03(14.00)Skylark2+
20/03"Wren1
20/03"Magpie3
20/03"Raven1
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Reported 20/03Culver DownOSPREY1 Over to N. @10.33, also 5m,4f Wheatear towards Redcliff (Mark B.)
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TuesdayMainly CloudyLight wind
19/03Culver Down to RedcliffMeadow Pipit8+
19/03(7.15 - 8.00)Skylark Click for Picture 13+
19/03"Linnet2
19/03"Wren1(Heard)
19/03"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
19/03"Magpie3
19/03"Buzzard2
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19/03Brading MarshCattle Egret Click for Picture 1(NE of the Great Sluice with cattle)
19/03(15.15 - 15.30)Wigeonc40
19/03"Tealc20
19/03"Coot40
19/03"Moorhen4
19/03"Swan2
19/03"Canada Geese2
19/03"Heron1
19/03"Rook6
19/03Laundry Lane & PondsCetti's Warbler1(Heard)
19/03(15.30 - 16.20)Wigeonc10
19/03"Tealc20
19/03"Shoveler22
19/03"Shelduck8
19/03"Gadwall2m,1f
19/03"Tufted Duck7
19/03"Chaffinch1m
19/03"Lapwing1
19/03"Swan2
19/03"Great Tit2
19/03"Long-tailed Tit1
19/03"Canada Geesec60
19/03"Heron2
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MondaySunny Intervals, Showers laterLight NW. Wind
18/03West Highdown to The NeedlesWHEATEAR Click for Picture 1m
18/03(7.45 - 10.15)Rock Pipit3
18/03"Meadow Pipitc20
18/03"Blue Tit2
18/03"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
18/03"Goldcrest1
18/03"Pied Wagtail1(In off Sea)
18/03"Skylarkc10
18/03"Dunnock2
18/03"Stonechat6
18/03"Dartford Warbler3(Roving around the Gorse bushes silently)
18/03"Goldfinchc6
18/03"Mistle Thrush1(Heard)
18/03"Magpie5
18/03"Raven1
18/03"Guillemot5(Just offshore)
18/03"Yellowhammer Click for Picture 1m
18/03"Heron1
18/03"Sparrowhawk1
18/03"Peregrine5
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SundaySunny Intervals, Short showersCold W. Wind
17/03St. Helens Bridge & FP to E.SAND MARTIN1
17/03(7.20 and 10.40 with IWOG)Tufted Duck5
17/03"Teal12
17/03"Shoveler4
17/03"Gadwall12
17/03"Great-crested Grebe1
17/03"Little Grebe1
17/03"Goldfinch12
17/03"Greenfinch2
17/03"Reed Bunting1m
17/03"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
17/03"Swan4
17/03"Canada Geesec20
17/03"Cormorantc20(Many nesting)
17/03"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
17/03"Kestrel1
17/03"Buzzard2
17/03"Marsh Harrier3
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17/03Laundry LaneLITTLE RINGED PLOVER Click for Picture 1
17/03(8.10)Wigeonc200
17/03-IWOG Walk from 8.30Tealc50
17/03"Shoveler12
17/03"Shelduck2
17/03"Pintail1m
17/03"Common Gullc4
17/03"Mediterranean Gullc10
17/03"Swan1
17/03"Greenfinch2
17/03"Dunnock4
17/03"Great Tit4
17/03"Skylark2+(Heard)
17/03"Chiffchaff1(Heard)
17/03"Stonechat1f
17/03"Meadow Pipit1(Heard)
17/03"Reed Bunting1m,1f
17/03"Pied Wagtail1m(And possible White Wagtail)
17/03"Canada Geesec50
17/03"Magpie3
17/03"Little Egret2
17/03"Heron3
17/03"Buzzard5
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17/03Culver Down to RedcliffSkylark2+
17/03(14.10)Herring Gull6
17/03-no Wheatears!Raven1
17/03"Kestrel1
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SaturdayCloudy, Showers LaterSW. Gales
16/03St. Catherine's PointGannet102W, 2E
16/03(7.30 - 9.00)Fulmar16W, 1E
16/03-Seawatch- E. Side of LighthouseRazorbill7W
16/03"Guillemot3W
16/03"Auk Sp.3W(More distant)
16/03"Herring Gull6
16/03"Raven1
16/03"Meadow Pipit(?)10W(Over the sea)
16/03"Magpie3
16/03"Buzzard1
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FridayDrizzle, Cloudy.Strong W. Wind
15/03Ryde Canoe LakeRed-crested Pochard Click for Picture1f(Still present and coming closer)
15/03(8.00 - 9.00)Tufted Duck11m, 7f
15/03"Barnacle Goose1(Feral)
15/03"Swan21
15/03"Canada Geese8
15/03"Greenfinch1m
15/03"Starling3
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Reported 15/03St. Helens BridgeBITTERN1 In flight @ 18.15 also 1 Swallow @ Brading Marsh (Jon S.)
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ThursdayMainly Cloudy. ShowersGale force SW Wind
14/03Culver Down to RedcliffMeadow Pipit10+
14/03(9.30 and 14.30)Skylark4+
14/03-Still no Wheatears!Kestrel1f
14/03"Jackdawc20
14/03"Magpie3
14/03"Robin1
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Reported 14/03Ryde Canoe LakeRED-CRESTED POCHARD1f @ 11.30 (Going Birding)
Reported 14/03Winter Gardens, VentnorBlackcap1m and 2 Chiffchaff singing @ 1pm (Steve J.)
Reported 13/03Culver DownWheatear2 S of Fort @ 12.40 (Alan B.)
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14/03Ryde Canoe LakeRED-CRESTED POCHARD Click for Picture1f(Feral, my first on the Island)
14/03(17.20 - 17.45)Tufted Duck4
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TuesdayShowers, Cloudy, Brighter pm.Strong SW. Wind
12/03St. Catherine's PointGannet59W, 5E
12/03(7.40 - 9.20)Fulmar29W
12/03-Seawatch till 9.00Kittiwake59W(Largest group 14)
12/03"Auk Sp3W(1+ Razorbills?)
12/03"Herring Gull4
12/03"Small birdsc50W(Possibly Meadow Pipits)
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MondaySunny Intervals, Cloudy laterStrong W. Wind
11/03Culver Down to RedcliffSkylark Click for Picture 10+
11/03(7.20 & 11.25)Rock Pipit2
11/03"Meadow Pipit2
11/03"Stonechat2f
11/03"Dunnock1
11/03"Magpie4
11/03"Raven1
11/03"Kestrel1
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11/03St. Helens Bridge & FP to PondsCetti's Warbler1(Heard)
11/03(16.20 - 17.20)Tufted Duck13
11/03"Teal2
11/03"Shoveler5
11/03"Gadwall5
11/03"Greenfinch2
11/03"Goldfinchc20
11/03"Swan3
11/03"Canada Geesec20
11/03"Cormorant16(Many nesting)
11/03"Sparrowhawk1
11/03"Kestrel1-2
11/03"Buzzard1
11/03"Marsh Harrier3
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SundaySunny IntervalsGale force W. Wind
10/03Ryde EsplanadeSanderling12
10/03(8.00)Pied Wagtail1
10/03-very strong windBlack-headed Gullc50
10/03"Great Black-back Gull6
10/03"Brent Geesec20
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10/03PuckpoolMediterraneanc80(Unusually high number on beach)
10/03(8.15)Oystercatcher2
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10/03Laundry LaneCanada Geesec40
10/03(8.30)Wigeonc150
10/03"Tealc20
10/03"Shoveler6
10/03"Swan1
10/03"Great Tit1
10/03"Skylark1(Heard)
10/03"Chiffchaff1
10/03"Little Egret1
10/03"Heron1
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SaturdayBright IntervalsBrisk SW Wind
09/03St. Helens Bridge & FP E.Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
09/03(7.50)Tufted Duck22
09/03"Teal14
09/03"Swan4
09/03"Starlingc10
09/03"Greylag Geese2
09/03"Cormorant24(Many nesting)
09/03"Marsh Harrier2
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09/03Bembridge HarbourGadwall26
09/03(8.10)Black-tailed Godwit7
09/03"Dunlin17
09/03"Oystercatcher2
09/03"Curlew5
09/03"Greenshank1
09/03"Redshank4
09/03"Tealc20
09/03"Little Egret1
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09/03Culver Down to RedcliffSkylark2+
09/03(9.10)Fulmar2(At Redcliff)
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FridaySunny Intervals, Rain pm.SW Wind increasing
08/03Culver Down to RedcliffMeadow Pipit10+
08/03(7.35 - 8.00)Skylark7
08/03-I was too early for the Wheatears!Stonechat1f
08/03"Wren2
08/03"Magpie3
08/03"Raven1
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Reported 8/03Culver DownWHEATEAR1+ By cliffedge SE of Coastguard Cottages @9.30 (Mark B & Alan B.)
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08/03Sandown Canoe LakeShoveler8m,2f
08/03(8.15)Mallard17
08/03"Swan2
08/03"Cetti's Warbler3(Heard)
08/03"Coot11
08/03"Moorhen3
08/03"Pied Wagtail4
08/03"Greenfinch3
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08/03Hersey NRWater Rail1(By entrance)
08/03(10.25)Little Grebe7
08/03"Greenshank1
08/03"Oystercatcher2
08/03"Teal3
08/03"Jackdawc35
08/03"Blackbird1
08/03"Black-headed Gullc80
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08/03Laundry LaneGreat White Egret Click for Picture 1(Near river, N. of the Great Sluice)
08/03(15.25 - 16.20)Wigeonc270
08/03"Tealc40
08/03"Shoveler12
08/03"Pintail1m
08/03"Pochard1m(Oxbow Lake)
08/03"Shelduck2
08/03"Cootc25
08/03"Tufted Duck3
08/03"Swan2
08/03"Long-tailed Tit3
08/03"Canada Geesec100
08/03"Heron2
08/03"Marsh Harrier1
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ThursdaySunny Intervals, showersNW. Wind increasing
07/03Newtown NRRed-breased Merganser3f
07/03(7.35 - 9.35)Shelduck37
07/03"Redshank5
07/03"Little Grebe7
07/03"Brent Geesec400
07/03"Mediterranean Gull16
07/03"Curlewc10
07/03"Little Egret1
07/03"Blue Tit6
07/03"Greenfinch1m
07/03"Rock Pipit2
07/03"Pheasant1m
07/03"Lesser Black-backed Gull2
07/03"Great Black-back Gull2
07/03Cassey BridgeWigeonc30
07/03"Tealc20
07/03"Pintail2m,1f
07/03"Swan2
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07/03Bembridge HarbourGadwall22
07/03(15.50)Little Grebe6
07/03"Curlew6
07/03"Redshankc10
07/03"Tealc25
07/03"Little Egret1
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07/03St. Helens Bridge & FP E.Great-crested Grebe1
07/03(16.05)Gadwall12
07/03"Pochard1m,1f
07/03"Starling4
07/03"Marsh Harrier2
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WednesdayShowers, Cloudy, Rain pmS-SW. Wind
06/03St. Catherine's PointGannet27E(Mostly in groups of 2)
06/03(7.40 - 9.20)Fulmar8W
06/03-Seawatch till 9.00Red-throated Diver2-3(1W? distant, 2E much closer)
06/03"Brent Geese5E
06/03"Common Gull2W(And a possible Kittiwake-distant)
06/03"Herring Gullc80
06/03"Great Black-back Gull5
06/03"Shag1E
06/03"Raven1
06/03"Magpie8
06/03"Pheasant1m,1f
06/03"Dunnock2
06/03"Jay1
06/03"Yellowhammer2(Heard)
06/03"Buzzard3
06/03"Peregrine1
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TuesdaySunny Intervals, Rain pm.
05/03East Cowes EsplanadePurple Sandpiper Click for Picture 1
05/03(7.35)Turnstone19
05/03"Black-headed Gullc20
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05/03Blackwater, FP to ShideSiskin2f(Or one seen twice?)
05/03(8.20)Treecreeper1(Heard)
05/03"Goldcrest2
05/03"Chaffinchc6
05/03"Coal Tit1
05/03"Robin1
05/03"Blue Tit8
05/03"Great Tit5
05/03"Long-tailed Tit2
05/03"Wren3
05/03"Goldfinch2
05/03"Green Woodpecker1
05/03"Mistle Thrush2(Seen/Heard)
05/03"Stock Dove3(Heard)
05/03"Collared Dove1
05/03"Great Spotted Woodpecker1f
05/03"Kestrel1f
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
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05/03Blackwater, FP to "Naturezones"Red-legged Partridge1
05/03(9.40)Greenfinch2
05/03"Long-tailed Tit2
05/03"Canada Geese2
05/03"Buzzard2
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
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05/03Laundry LaneCanada Geesec60
05/03(14.10 - 15.10)Wigeonc110
05/03"Tealc70
05/03"Shoveler10
05/03"Tufted Duck11
05/03"Pochard1m,1f(Oxbow Lake)
05/03"Moorhen2
05/03"Cootc40
05/03"Little Grebe1-2
05/03"Swan2
05/03"Long-tailed Tit1
05/03"Cattle Egret1(Out on marsh with cattle towards Airport)
05/03"Heron1
05/03"Marsh Harrier1
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MondaySunny Intervals, Showers pm.
04/03Bembridge HarbourGadwall21
04/03(7.35)Mediterranean Gull17
04/03"Black-tailed Godwit9
04/03"Turnstone1
04/03"Dunlin10
04/03"Oystercatcher1
04/03"Curlew7
04/03"Redshankc25
04/03"Tealc25
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04/03St. Helens Bridge & FP E.Great White Egret1
04/03(7.55)Greylag Geese2
04/03"Marsh Harrier2
04/03"Great-crested Grebe2
04/03"Black-tailed Godwit1
04/03"Curlew9(From Harbour)
04/03"Redshank1
04/03"Gadwall Click for Picture 1m,2f
04/03"Goldfinch8
04/03"Cetti's Warbler3(1 seen, others heard)
04/03"Cormorant23
04/03"Tufted Duck1m,1f
04/03"Shoveler4
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04/03Bembridge PondsPochard1m
04/03(8.20)Shoveler10
04/03"Skylark1(Heard)
04/03"Little Grebe4
04/03"Tufted Duck1m,2f
04/03"Water Rail1
04/03"Swan2
04/03"Heron1
04/03"Meadow Pipit1
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Reported 4/03"New Bridge" Ponds (W. of Laundry Lane)SWALLOW1 and Sand Martins (Graham A. etc.)
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SundayWet to ShowersS - NW. Wind increasing.
03/03Ryde EsplanadeSanderling16
03/03(10.20)Pied Wagtail2
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SaturdayCloudy to Bright IntervalsSW. Wind
02/03YarmouthSpoonbill Click for Picture 1(At the Scrape)
02/03(10.00 - 10.50)Spotted Redshank Click for Picture 1
02/03"Black-tailed Godwitc70
02/03"Redshank3
02/03"Curlew2
02/03"Shelduck8
02/03"Little Grebe3
02/03"Wigeonc50
02/03"Tealc60
02/03"Dunlinc20
02/03"Grey Plover6
02/03"Turnstone8
02/03"Greenfinch2
02/03"Blue Tit1
02/03"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
02/03"Mistle Thrush1(Heard)
02/03"Little Egret4
02/03"Swan3
02/03Rofford MarshCoot4
02/03"Moorhen8
02/03"Shoveler10
02/03"Shelduck4
02/03"Jay2
02/03"Pheasant1m
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02/03Fort Victoriaposs. Eider4(By entrance to Lymington River)
02/03(9.40)Brent Goose1E
02/03-very quiet at seaOystercatcher1E
02/03"Black-headed Gull2
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02/03Laundry LaneCanada Geesec200
02/03(15.40 - 16.40)Wigeonc250
02/03"Tealc40
02/03"Shoveler18
02/03"Tufted Duck7
02/03"Chiffchaff2(Seen/Heard)
02/03"Lapwingc10
02/03"Starlingc50
02/03"Moorhen8
02/03"Cootc10
02/03"Blue Tit3
02/03"Great Tit2
02/03"Long-tailed Tit2
02/03"Water Rail1(Heard)
02/03"Heron1
02/03"Marsh Harrier2
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FridayCloudy to Sunny IntervalsNW. Wind
01/03Appley ParkRedwing15
01/03(7.45 -8.35)Stock Dove3
01/03"Blue Tit7
01/03"Great Tit5
01/03"Goldfinch2
01/03"Chaffinch2
01/03"Robin4
01/03"Starlingc20
01/03"Blackbird4
01/03"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
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01/03Boathouse, NewtownSpoonbill1(In Clamerkin Channel)
01/03(9.45 -11.45)Shelduckc50
01/03"Red-breased Merganser1m,1f
01/03"Redshank2
01/03"Ringed Plover12
01/03"Turnstone10+
01/03"Pintail1m
01/03"Brent Geesec200
01/03"Mediterranean Gullc40
01/03"Curlewc15
01/03"Long-tailed Tit1
01/03"Greenfinch3
01/03"Reed Bunting2
01/03"Pheasant1m
01/03"Kestrel1
01/03Cassey BridgeWigeonc60
01/03"Tealc20
01/03"Pintail1m
01/03"Black-tailed Godwit6
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01/03PuckpoolGreat-crested Grebe3
01/03(14.20)Red-breased Merganser1m,2f
01/03"Common Gull2
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February

118 IOW Species seen this month
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ThursdayShowers & Sunny IntervalsW. Wind
28/02Foreland Beach (W. End)Brent Geesec150(Dogs were chasing the birds off the ledge)
28/02(8.20)Mediterranean Gull4
28/02"Curlew8(No sign of the recent Whimbrel)
28/02"Little Egret5
28/02"Oystercatcher12
28/02"Mallard10
28/02"Shelduck1
28/02"Shag1
28/02"Cormorant4
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28/02Tuckers Gate, Parkhurst ForestWOODCOCK3-6(1@18.10, 2@18.18, others seen/heard)
28/02(17.50 - 18.25)Blackbird2
28/02"Buzzard1
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Wednesday 27thNEW FOREST TRIPHolm HillAcres Down & Pennington
-with Steve S. Andrew T. & Alan B.
Lymington RiverEider6+ 1 Grey Seal
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Holm Hill (W. of Brockenhurst)Dartford Warbler Click for Picture 2 c10 Stonechat, 3 Meadow Pipit but sadly no Great Grey Shrike
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Acres DownWOODLARK1 (Heard) c5 Goshawk, 7 Buzzard, 4 Mistle Thrush, 1 MARSH TIT, 6+ Siskin.
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PenningtonMarsh Harrier (With Prey) Click for Picture 1m 2 Cetti's Warbler (Heard), c400 Brent Geese, 2 Peregrine etc.
TOTALS62 Species seen on dayYearlist now=151~~
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Fri 22nd - Tues 26th.MAINLAND TRIPSlimbridgeForest of Dean,
Tuesday 26th.
Slimbridge WWTCOMMON CRANE Click for Picture 7 10+ Redshank, c100 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Ruff, 1 Sparrowhawk, c130 Golden Plover, 2 Skylark
Monday 25th.
Parkend Sports FieldHawfinch Click for Picture 4-6 1 Pheasant, 2 Stock Dove
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New Fancy ViewpointCrossbill Click for Picture 5 1m Bullfinch, 1 Raven.
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R. Wye, RossLittle Egret6 1 Kingfisher
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Linear Park, CinderfordTAWNY OWL1m (Heard)
Sunday 24th.
WenchfordDIPPER2
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Parkend Sports FieldHawfinch4-6 1 Pheasant, 2 Stock Dove
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New Fancy ViewpointCROSSBILL2+ 1m Bullfinch, 4 Buzzard, 1 Raven.
Saturday 23rd.
Parkend Sports FieldHAWFINCH 4 2 Pheasant, 1 Jay
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New Fancy V.Pt.GOSHAWK3+ 2+ CROSSBILL, 1m Bullfinch
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R. Wye, RossLittle Egret6 1 Kingfisher
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Woorgreens PondGoosander2m,3f 7 Canada Geese, 5 Teal
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Crabtree HillStonechat1m,2f 1f Reed Bunting, 1 Meadow Pipit.
Friday 22nd.
Slimbridge WWTCOMMON CRANE 11 c70 White-fronted Geese, c20 Bewick Swan, c100 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Ruff, c10 Dunlin, 4 Golden Plover
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Cannop PondsMandarin 4m,3f 2 Gadwall, 3 Little Grebe, 2 Raven
TOTALS93 Species seen on tripYearlist now=149~
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ThursdayMainly Cloudy
21/02Fishbourne Beach (WeBS)Brent Geese114
21/02(7.20)Mediterranean Gull4
21/02"Heron5
21/02"Little Egret3
21/02"Great-crested Grebe6
21/02"Cormorant4
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21/02Wootton Bridge (WeBS)Redshank27
21/02(8.30)Black-headed Gull204
21/02"Common Gull3
21/02"Teal4
21/02"Mallard12
21/02"Heron2
21/02"Little Egret2
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21/02PuckpoolGreat-crested Grebe6
21/02(11.15)Razorbill1
21/02"Red-breased Merganser3m,4f
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WednesdaySunny IntervalsW. Wind
20/02Field S. of BorthwoodChaffinchc30(Sadly no Bramblings this year)
20/02(7.40)Linnetc60
20/02"Yellowhammer2
20/02"Robin1
20/02"Blue Tit3
20/02"Great Tit1
20/02"Long-tailed Tit2
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20/02Roud, FP to Sewage Wks.Chiffchaff4+(In trees and Gorse bushes just E. of S.Wks)
20/02(8.20)Fieldfarec50
20/02"Kestrel1m
20/02"Pied Wagtail1
20/02"Grey Wagtail1
20/02"Goldcrest5
20/02"Starlingc40
20/02"Mallard12
20/02"Robin1
20/02"Wren2(Heard)
20/02"Collared Dove2
20/02"Blue Tit4
20/02"Great Tit5
20/02"Long-tailed Tit4
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20/02FP to S. of Mersley Garlic FarmChaffinchc70(Sadly no Bramblings here either)
20/02(9.45)Reed Bunting6+
20/02"Yellowhammer1m
20/02"Wren1
20/02"Goldfinch2
20/02"Green Woodpecker2
20/02"Mistle Thrush2(Heard singing)
20/02"Common Gull Click for Picture 3
20/02"Buzzard3
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
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TuesdaySunny IntervalsLight S. Wind
19/02A "W. Wight" LocationDARTFORD WARBLER Click for Picture 3-4
19/02(7.55)Greenfinch6+
19/02"Meadow Pipit4
19/02"Linnetc60(In a stubble field)
19/02"Dunnock2(Heard)
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19/02Fort VictoriaEider4m,~2f(By entrance to Lymington River)
19/02(8.55)Razorbill1(By the Sconce Buoy)
19/02"Common Gull2
19/02"Great Black-back Gull4
19/02"Brent Geese4E
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19/02YarmouthSpotted Redshank Click for Picture 1(At the Scrape)
19/02(10.00 - 10.50)Greenshank1
19/02-high tideBlack-tailed Godwitc50
19/02"Redshank4
19/02"Curlew4
19/02"Shelduck5
19/02"Little Grebe3
19/02"Wigeonc50
19/02"Tealc80
19/02"Lapwingc40
19/02"Greenfinch2
19/02"Blue Tit1
19/02"Mistle Thrush1(Heard)
19/02"Coot4
19/02"Little Egret4
19/02"Swan3
19/02"Buzzard5
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19/02Laundry LaneCanada Geesec350
19/02(15.25 - 16.40)Wigeonc300
19/02"Tealc80
19/02"Shoveler18
19/02"Tufted Duck3m,3f
19/02"Pochard2
19/02"Lapwingc250
19/02"Chaffinch1m
19/02"Moorhen8
19/02"Cootc90
19/02"Blue Tit3
19/02"Great Tit4
19/02"Long-tailed Tit6
19/02"Water Rail1(Heard)
19/02"Cetti's Warbler1(Heard)
19/02"Heron1
19/02"Marsh Harrier2
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MondayCloudy, Light Rain
18/02Binstead BeachBlack-necked Grebe1(Fairly distant on sea, moving W.)
18/02(7.40)Great-crested Grebe4
18/02"Red-Breasted Merganser2m,1f
18/02"Brent Geese25
18/02"Turnstone4
18/02"Oystercatcher1
18/02"Black-headed Gullc50
18/02"Stock Dove2+
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18/02Firestone CopseGoldcrest2
18/02(8.30)Great Tit3
18/02"Blue Tit3
18/02"Coal Tit1(Heard)
18/02"Chaffinch6
18/02"Great Spotted Woodpecker2
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SundayFine SunnyS. Wind
17/02Seaview (7.40)Red-Breasted Merganser1m
17/02"Brent Geese3
17/02"Rock Pipit1(Heard)
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17/02PuckpoolRed-necked Grebe Click for Picture 1
17/02(8.00)Great-crested Grebe3
17/02"Red-breasted Merganser1m,1f
17/02"Greenfinch1m
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17/02Appley Park, RydeMistle Thrush1
17/02(8.40)Song Thrush1(Heard)
17/02"Chaffinch1f
17/02"Starlingc10
17/02"Coal Tit1(Heard)
17/02"Long-tailed Tit1
17/02"Blue Tit3
17/02"Blackbird2
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17/02RydeTufted Duck9m.6f(Canoe Lake)
17/02(9.05)Sanderlingc100
17/02-IWOG WalkRed-breasted Merganser11(Between Ryde and Puckpool)
17/02PuckpoolRed-necked Grebe1m
17/02"Great-crested Grebe5
17/02"Oystercatcher6
17/02"Coal Tit1
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17/02Hersey NRWater Rail1(To RHS of Hide)
17/02(10.30)Little Grebe5
17/02"Greenshank1
17/02"Barnacle Geese100+(Feral)
17/02"Blackbird1
17/02"Cormorant1
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SaturdayLight Drizzle, Dull, CloudyS. Wind
16/02Quarr Road, BinsteadCoal Tit2(Seen/Heard)
16/02(7.55)Blue Tit6+
16/02"Goldcrest1
16/02"Song Thrush2(Heard)
16/02"Robin4
16/02"Stock Dove4+
16/02"Green Woodpecker1
16/02"Great Spotted Woodpecker2
16/02"Blackbird1
16/02"Heron1(Over)
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
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16/02Barnes High, Military Road,(SZ433812)SHORT-EARED OWL Click for Picture 2(Flew into field, 1 was seen on the ground)
16/02(16.40 -17.20)Red-legged Partridge1
16/02"Moorhen1
16/02"Starlingc100
16/02"Buzzard1
Mammal"Hare2
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FridayFreezing Fog to Fine Sunny
15/02Brading MarshWigeonc40
15/02(7.40)Mallard4
15/02-very foggyBlackbird2
15/02"Cetti's Warbler1(heard)
15/02"Blue Tit1
15/02"Goldcrest1
15/02"Kestrel1
15/02"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
15/02"Sparrowhawk Click for Picture 1
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15/02Sandown Canoe LakePochard1m
15/02(8.20)Shoveler3m,3f
15/02"Moorhen6
15/02"Coot12
15/02"Black-headed Gull12
15/02"Mediterranean Gull4
15/02"Cetti's Warbler2(heard)
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15/02Nansen Hill & Luccombe DownMagpie2
15/02(9.00)Green Woodpecker2
15/02"Crow12
15/02"Raven7(Groups of 4 and 3)
15/02"Meadow Pipit2
15/02"Goldcrest1
15/02"Blue Tit3
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15/02Gander DownCATTLE EGRET Click for Picture 1
15/02(10.45)Great Spotted Woodpecker2
15/02"Black-headed Gull32
15/02"Common Gull1
15/02"Skylark2+(Heard)
15/02"Meadow Pipit4
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15/02Puckpool PointGreat-crested Grebe7
15/02(14.00)Sanderlingc40W
15/02"Cormorant1
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Thursday14thMAINLAND TRIPFarlington (2 visits)Pulborough Brooks RSPB, Burpham Church
-with Steve S.
Farlington MarshAvocet21 4 Red-breasted Merganser, 3 Cetti's Warbler (Heard), c6 Reed Bunting.
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Pulborough Brooks RSPBMERLIN1imm. M 3 RUFF Click for Picture , 1 Peregrine, 1 Marsh Harrier, c200 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 White-fronted Geese, 1 Dunlin, 2 Nuthatch, 1 Treecreeper, poss. Water Pipit.
"
Burpham Church (nr.Arundel)Bewick Swan Click for Picture 10 6 Pied Wagtail
TOTALS66 Species seen on dayYearlist now=140~~
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WednesdayCloudy to Fine Sunny
13/02Medham, Cowes to Newport CyclewayBullfinch5
13/02(7.35)Robin6
13/02"Teal2
13/02"Song Thrush2
13/02"Dunnock3
13/02"Wren2
13/02"Chaffinch2
13/02"Wren1
13/02"Goldcrest1
13/02"Blackbird1
13/02"Blue Tit2
13/02"Great Tit1
13/02"Long-tailed Tit4
13/02"Raven1
13/02"Buzzard1
Mammal"Red Squirrel2-3
~
13/02Parkhurst ForestStock Dove2(Heard)
13/02(8.30)Robin3
13/02"Song Thrush2
13/02"Collared Dove1
13/02"Coal Tit1(Heard)
13/02"Goldfinch5
13/02"Blackbird2
13/02"Blue Tit7
13/02"Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard drumming)
13/02"Long-tailed Tit1
~
13/02PuckpoolRed-necked Grebe1(Distant Towards Portsmouth)
13/02(13.30)Great-crested Grebe7
13/02"Common Gull1
13/02"Mediterranean Gullc10
13/02"Red-breased Merganser2m,1f
13/02"Sandwich Tern3
13/02"Sanderlingc30E
13/02"Razorbill4(3 on sea and 1W)
~
Reported 13/02Brading MarshCattle Egret2 On Fatting Marsh with cattle (Neil N.)
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TuesdayCloudy to Sunny IntervalsSW. Wind
12/02Blackwater FP to ShideTreecreeper1(Heard)
12/02(7.50 - 9.10)Goldcrest3
12/02"Blue Tit7
12/02"Great Tit5
12/02"Long-tailed Tit4+
12/02"Goldfinch2
12/02"Chaffinch2
12/02"Robin4
12/02"Dunnock1
12/02"Redwing1
12/02"Song Thrush2+
12/02"Mistle Thrush1
12/02"Goldfinch2
12/02"Jay6
12/02"Pheasant1m,1f
12/02"Blackbird1
12/02"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
*
12/02Mottistone DownBlue Tit6
12/02(9.30)Blackbird4
12/02"Song Thrush1(Heard)
12/02"Raven2
12/02"Buzzard3
~
12/02Main Hide, NewtownSpoonbill1(In Clamerkin Channel)
12/02(10.40)Shelduckc50
12/02-Brief VisitRedshank2
12/02"Greenshank2
12/02"Brent Geesec100
12/02"Curlew22
12/02"Pintail12
12/02"Wigeonc60
12/02"Teal8
12/02"Kestrel1
~
12/02PuckpoolGreat-crested Grebe6
12/02(14.00)Shag1
12/02"Red-breased Merganser3m,4f
12/02"Common Gull1
12/02"Mediterranean Gull4
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MondaySunny Intervals
11/02Laundry LaneCanada Geesec150
11/02(7.40 - 8.50)Wigeonc250
11/02"Tealc50
11/02"Shoveler15
11/02"Lapwingc50
11/02"Black-tailed Godwit21
11/02"Chaffinch6
11/02"Moorhen2
11/02"Coot10
11/02"Robin6
11/02"Brent Geesec50
11/02"Greylag Goose1
11/02"Dunnock3
11/02"Blackbird3
11/02"Blue Tit4
11/02"Great Tit3
11/02"Long-tailed Tit1
11/02"Coal Tit1
11/02"Goldcrest3
11/02"Reed Bunting Click for Picture 2f
11/02"Meadow Pipit4
11/02"Great Spotted Woodpecked1
11/02"Heron1
11/02"Marsh Harrier3
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11/02My Garden (Ryde)Blackcap1m(at feeders)
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11/02FP to Binstead BeachRed-breased Merganser1m,2f
11/02(10.30)Stock Dove1(heard)
11/02"Blue Tit3
11/02"Long-tailed Tit1
11/02"Goldcrest3
11/02"Starling4
11/02"Buzzard2
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11/02PuckpoolGreat-crested Grebe6
11/02(13.50)Slavonian Grebe1
11/02"Red-breased Merganser2m,4f
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11/02SeaviewGreat-crested Grebe2
11/02(14.15)Shag1
11/02"Mediterranean Gull1
11/02"Oystercatcher2
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SundayShowers & Sunny IntervalsW-NW. Wind
10/02YarmouthSpotted Redshank1(At the Scrape and later at Rofford Marsh)
10/02(7.40 - 8.25)Golden Ploverc20
10/02"Black-tailed Godwitc50
10/02"Redshank4
10/02"Curlew1
10/02"Shelduck3
10/02"Little Grebe7
10/02"Shoveler16(Rofford Marsh)
10/02"Wigeonc50
10/02"Tealc100
10/02"Brent Geesec60
10/02"Lapwingc100
10/02"Reed Bunting5+
10/02"Greenfinch2
10/02"Blue Tit4
10/02"Moorhen8
10/02"Coot4
10/02"Pheasant2m,1f
10/02"Swan3
10/02"Dunnock2
10/02"Kestrel1
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10/02Cassey Bridge, NewtownGreenshank1
10/02(8.55)Redshank1
10/02"Pintailc20
10/02"Wigeonc80
10/02"Tealc50
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10/02Main Hide, Newtown NRJay1
10/02(9.10)Song Thrush1
10/02-brief visitGoldeneye Click for Picture 1f(Scrape)
10/02"Red-breasted Merganser1f
10/02"Grey Ploverc20
10/02"Turnstone1
10/02"Tealc10
10/02"Shelduckc40
10/02"Brent Geesec100
10/02"Dunlinc200
10/02"Knotc40
10/02"Little Grebe4
10/02"Dunlinc40
10/02"Snipe1
10/02"Grey Plover4
10/02"Dunlinc40
10/02"Peregrine1
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Reported 10/02Brading MarshEgyptian Goose1 Halfway up Laundry Lane (James G.)
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SaturdaySunny IntervalsSW-W. Wind
09/02Quarr Road to Quarr FarmCoal Tit1(Heard)
09/02(7.30)Blue Tit3
09/02"Great Tit2
09/02"Song Thrush3
09/02"Robin4
09/02"Goldfinch6
09/02"Blackbird6
09/02"Heron1(Over)
Mammal"Red Squirrel2
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09/02Puckpool/SpringvaleGreat-crested Grebe1
09/02(8.30 & 14.00)Shag1
09/02"Sandwich Tern1
09/02"Red-breased Merganser1m,2f
09/02"Mediterranean Gull8
09/02"Common Gull1
09/02"Oystercatcher8
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09/02Hersey NRWater Rail Click for Picture 1(On path by entrance)
09/02(9.10)Little Grebe6
09/02"Tufted Duck1m,5f
09/02"Teal8
09/02"Moorhen2
09/02"Coot22
09/02"Snow Goose1(Feral)
09/02"Barnacle Geese100+(Feral)
09/02"Jackdawc30
09/02"Cormorant1
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ThursdayDrizzle, Cloudy, Wet pm.Strong SW Wind
08/02Appley Park, RydeMistle Thrush2
08/02(8.05)Song Thrush1(Heard)
08/02"Treecreeper1
08/02"Chaffinchc6
08/02"Starlingc10
08/02"Coal Tit1(Heard)
08/02"Long-tailed Tit2+
08/02"Blue Tit3
08/02"Blackbird2
08/02"Buzzard1
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08/02PuckpoolRed-Breasted Merganser1m
08/02(8.40)Great-crested Grebe2
08/02"Oystercatcher6
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08/02Seaview (8.50)Slavonian Grebe1
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ThursdayFine Sunny
07/02Firestone CopseGoldcrest2
07/02(7.35)Coal Tit6(Seen/Heard)
07/02"Blue Tit7
07/02"Great Tit3
07/02"Long-tailed Tit8
07/02"Song Thrush2
07/02"Blackbird4
*
07/02East Cowes EsplanadePurple Sandpiper Click for Picture 1
07/02(9.40)Turnstone18
07/02"Black-headed Gullc20
*
07/02Blackwater to Shide FPGreen Woodpecker1
07/02(10.10)Great Spotted Woodpecker1(Heard)
07/02"Pheasant1m
07/02"Blue Tit4
07/02"Great Tit4
07/02"Goldcrest2(Seen/Heard)
07/02"Goldfinch1+
07/02"Chaffinch6
07/02"Wren2
07/02"Robin4
07/02"Long-tailed Tit3
07/02"Buzzard3
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07/02Culver DownStonechat1f
07/02(14.30)Raven2
07/02"Jackdaw3
07/02"Magpie2
07/02"Kestrel Click for Picture 2
*
WednesdayLight Rain, Cloudy, Rain later
06/02Laundry LaneCanada Geesec330
06/02(8.00 - 9.05)Wigeonc100
06/02"Tealc30
06/02"Shoveler10
06/02"Lapwingc50
06/02"Black-tailed Godwit3
06/02"Chaffinch8
06/02"Moorhen2
06/02"Robin3
06/02"Wren1
06/02"Goldfinch6
06/02"Blackbird2
06/02"Blue Tit10
06/02"Great Tit3
06/02"Long-tailed Tit4
06/02"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
06/02"Skylark1
06/02"Common Gull1
06/02"Marsh Harrier3
Mammal"Fox2
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06/02PuckpoolRed-necked Grebe1(Towards Fort)
06/02(10.50 - 11.35)Slavonian Grebe4
06/02"Great-crested Grebe23
06/02"Red-breased Merganser3m,4f
06/02"Shag2
06/02"Grey Wagtail1(Field inland)
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06/02Hersey NRGreenshank1
06/02(14.10 - 15.20)Little Grebe6
06/02"Tufted Duck4m,3f
06/02"Teal4
06/02"Moorhen2
06/02"Coot11
06/02"Black Redstart Click for Picture 1 imm. M(On roof of Beach Huts
06/02BeachSanderlingc12
06/02"Common Gull1
06/02"Sandwich Tern Click for Picture 3
06/02"Rock Pipit1
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TuesdayDrizzle, Misty, Cloudy
05/02Newtown NRSpoonbill3
05/02(7.35 - 9.50)Song Thrush1(Meadow)
05/02"Fieldfare1(Meadow)
05/02"Redwing7(Meadow)
05/02"Bar-tailed Godwit1
05/02"Redshank4
05/02"Grey Ploverc25
05/02"Dunlinc200
05/02"Knot24
05/02"Curlew15+
05/02"Red-Breasted Merganser5m.5f
05/02"Shelduck92
05/02"Little Grebe5
05/02"Tealc40
05/02"Blackbird4
05/02"Reed Bunting7
05/02"Greenfinch1
05/02"Blue Tit3
05/02"Yellowhammer2
05/02"Meadow Pipit4
05/02"Turnstone2
05/02"Little Egret2
05/02"Buzzard1
~
05/02PuckpoolCommon Gull1
05/02(14.00)Great-crested Grebe4
05/02"Red-Breasted Merganser2f
05/02"Greater Black-back Gull3
~
05/02SeaviewRock Pipit1
05/02(14.15)Great-crested Grebe5
05/02"Small Grebe Sp.1(Too distant to identify, Black-necked?)
05/02"Greater Black-back Gull3
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05/02Bembridge PondsShoveler6+
05/02(14.45 - 15.10)Pochard7
05/02"Tufted Duck12
05/02"Little Grebe3
05/02"Common Gull1
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MondayRain, Drizzle, CloudyStrong SW. Wind
04/02St. Catherine's PointGannet269W(Streaming though continuously)
04/02(10.20 - 11.20)Kittewake8E
04/02"Red-throated Diver3(2 landed on the sea)
04/02"Guillemot11W
04/02"Razorbill4W
04/02"Auk Sp.10W(Landed briefly)
04/02"Great Black-back Gull1
04/02"Shag1
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SundayVery Cold to Fine Sunny
03/02YarmouthSpotted Redshank1
03/02(7.40)Golden Ploverc60
03/02-ponds and the Estuary mostly frozen overBlack-tailed Godwitc90
03/02"Redshank6
03/02"Grey Plover4
03/02"Dunlinc40
03/02"Snipe1
03/02"Curlew6+
03/02"Shelduck4
03/02"Little Grebe4
03/02"Pintail1m
03/02"Shoveler4(Over)
03/02"Wigeonc50
03/02"Tealc100
03/02"Lapwingc100
03/02"Reed Bunting4+
03/02"Greenfinch4
03/02"Goldcrest1
03/02"Blue Tit4
03/02"Great Tit2
03/02"Dunnock4
03/02"Sparrowc10
03/02"Collared Dove1
03/02"Little Egret4
03/02"Kestrel1
Reported 03/02YarmouthSpoonbill3 pm. (Nick E.)
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03/02Fort VictoriaCommon Gull3
03/02(9.55)Black-headed Gull7
03/02"Pied Wagtail2
03/02"Great Black-back Gull3
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03/02Newtown NRSpoonbill2(E. side, 3 reported earlier)
03/02(10.30)Song Thrush1(Meadow)
03/02-brief visitFieldfare1(Meadow)
03/02"Redwing4(Meadow)
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03/02PuckpoolRed-necked Grebe Click for Picture 1(Pictured with the 2 Slavonians and 1 Gt. Crested)
03/02(13.30)Slavonian Grebe2
03/02"Great-crested Grebe15
03/02"Red-breased Merganser2m,2f
03/02"Shag1
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03/02Laundry LaneBrent Geesec450
03/02(13.45 - 14.40)Canada Geesec500
03/02"Greylag Geese8
03/02"Lapwingc50
03/02"Chaffinch2
03/02"Moorhen4
03/02"Robin3
03/02"Wren2
03/02"Goldfinch8
03/02"Blackbird4
03/02"Blue Tit3
03/02"Great Tit2
03/02"Long-tailed Tit6
03/02"Skylark1(Heard)
03/02"Common Gull2
03/02"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
03/02"Great White Egret1
03/02"Little Egret1
03/02"Marsh Harrier1f
Mammal"Fox1
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SaturdayCold Fine SunnyN. Wind
02/02Blackwater FPs.(to Shide & Nature Zones)Little Owl1
02/02(8.02 - 9.45)Barn Owl1(Seen briefly though trees)
02/02"Treecreeper1
02/02"Blue Tit6
02/02"Great Tit4
02/02"Goldcrest1(Heard)
02/02"Goldfinch6+
02/02"Chaffinch2
02/02"Greenfinch4
02/02"Wren2
02/02"Robin4
02/02"Dunnock1
02/02"Redwing Click for Picture c35
02/02"Song Thrush2+
02/02"Mistle Thrush2
02/02"Blackbird6
02/02"Moorhen3
02/02"Long-tailed Tit2
02/02"Red-legged Partridge3
02/02"Buzzard1
*
02/02Dodnor, R. MedinaCormorant5
02/02(10.00)Swan9
02/02"Teal6
02/02"Wigeon5
02/02"Cootc50
02/02"Little Grebe4
02/02"Black-headed Gullc100
*
02/02Newtown NRGoldeneye1m,1f
02/02(14.00 - 16.00)Red-breased Merganser1m,2f
02/02"Little Grebe5
02/02"Redshank15
02/02"Greenshank1
02/02"Shelduckc85
02/02"Brent Geesec200
02/02"Dunlinc250
02/02"Grey Plover4
02/02"Rock Pipit1
02/02"Curlewc20
02/02"Kingfisher1
02/02"Pintail10+
02/02"Wigeonc100
02/02"Tealc60
02/02"Peregrine1
~
FridaySnow Melting, Cloudy, Rain Later
01/02Ryde EsplanadeBrent Geesec50
01/02(8.03)Sanderlingc40(Chased of by dogs)
01/02"Common Gull1
01/02"Mediterranean Gull1
01/02"Tufted Duck12+(Canoe Lake)
01/02"Rock Pipit1
01/02"Pied Wagtail2
~
01/02PuckpoolBrent Geesec100
01/02(8.30)Great-crested Grebe2
01/02"SLAVONIAN GREBE1
01/02"Shag1
01/02"Greater Black-back Gull2
01/02"Sanderling5(Springvale Beach)
01/02"Ringed Plover6(Springvale Beach)
~
01/02SeaviewSandwich Tern1(On the Orange buoys)
01/02(8.50)Rock Pipit1
01/02"Shag4
01/02"Red-throated Diver2(Landed on sea to NE)
01/02"Greater Black-back Gull1
~
01/02St. Helens Bridge & FP to E.Shoveler7
01/02(9.10)Canada Geesec50
01/02"Coot10
01/02"Lapwing1
01/02"Teal1
01/02"Kingfisher1
01/02"Greenfinch3
01/02"Chaffinch5
01/02"Long-tailed Tit2
01/02"Blue Tit3
01/02"Wren2
01/02"Fieldfare1
01/02"Marsh Harrier4
~
01/02Binstead BeachRaven1(Over carrying twigs)
01/02(13.20)Great-crested Grebe2
01/02"Redshank1
01/02"Common Gull2
01/02"Mediterranean Gull5
01/02"Mallard9
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January

120 IOW Species seen this month
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ThursdayBright Invervals, Cloudy, Rain LaterSE - E. Wind
31/01St. Catherine's PointGannet12W, 11E(And approx 12 fishing offshore)
31/01(9.05 - 10.15)Kittewake1E
31/01-with Steve W.Common Gull2E,1W
31/01"Red-throated Diver3W,2E(and a possible Black-throated)
31/01"Herring Gullc10
31/01"Great Black-back Gull2
31/01"Brent Geese9E(Just under the cliff edge)
31/01"Buzzard4
31/01"Magpie3
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30/01Laundry LaneCurlew10
30/01(8.25 - 9.20)Canada Geesec110
30/01-ponds all frozen overLapwing12
30/01"Chaffinch2
30/01"Moorhen4
30/01"Robin3
30/01"Wren2
30/01"Goldfinch8
30/01"Blackbird4
30/01"Blue Tit3
30/01"Great Tit2
30/01"Long-tailed Tit6
30/01"Skylark1(Heard)
30/01"Common Gull2
30/01"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
30/01"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
30/01"Raven1(Over)
30/01"Buzzard1
30/01"Kestrel1
Mammal"Fox2
~
30/01Binstead BeachRED-NECKED GREBE Click for Picture 1(Just offshore at first)
30/01(14.00 - 14.50)Great-crested Grebe2
30/01"Red-Breasted Merganser4
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TuesdayCloudy Bright Intervals, Rain Later
29/01PuckpoolBrent Geesec60
29/01(8.10)Great-crested Grebe14
29/01"Red-Breasted Merganser1f
29/01"Shag1
29/01"Greater Black-back Gull2
29/01"Sanderling5W
~
29/01SeaviewRock Pipit1
29/01(8.30)Red-Breasted Merganser1m,1f
29/01"Shag3
29/01"Greater Black-back Gull3
~
29/01St. Helens Bridge & FP to E.Shoveler28
29/01(9.25)Canada Geesec130
29/01"Heron2
29/01"Lapwingc20
29/01"Gadwall8
29/01"Great White Egret2
29/01"Greenfinch1m
29/01"Kestrel1f
29/01"Marsh Harrier Click for Picture 2f
~
29/01Laundry LaneWigeonc100
29/01(9.20 - 10.00)Great White Egret Click for Picture 1
29/01"Greylag Geese13
29/01"Brent Geesec20
29/01"Barnacle Goose1
29/01"Canada Geesec210
29/01"Curlew9
29/01"Lapwingc100
~
MondaySunny IntervalsIncreasing NW Wind
28/01Riverway Newport to Stag LaneHerring Gull32
28/01(8.15 - 10.15)Swan11
28/01"Goldcrest2
28/01"Treecreeper1(Heard)
28/01"Song Thrush2
28/01"Dunnock3
28/01"Blackbird18
28/01"Robin5
28/01"Wigeon4
28/01"Cootc70(On Medina)
28/01"Gadwall12
28/01"Tufted Duck1m
28/01"Mallard20+
28/01"Little Grebe6
28/01"Heron1
28/01"Little Egret1
28/01"Meadow Pipit3
28/01"Pied Wagtail6
28/01"Redshank4
28/01"Curlew1
28/01"Peregrine1(On E. Pylon)
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
~
28/01PuckpoolGrey Wagtail1(On field inland)
28/01(13.55)Great-crested Grebe7
28/01"Brent Geesec40
~
28/01Hersey NRShoveler1m,1f
28/01(14.15 - 14.45)Little Grebe4
28/01"Greenshank1
28/01"Kingfisher1
28/01"Teal8
28/01"Moorhen3
28/01"Coot20
28/01"Barnacle Geesec150(Feral)
28/01"Snow Goose1(Feral)
28/01BeachSanderling7
28/01"Common Gull3
Mammal"Fox1
~
SundayLight Rain to Sunny IntervalsStrong NW Wind-Cold
27/01Dodnor, R. MedinaKingfisher1
27/01(8.00)Swan10
27/01"Goldcrest2
27/01"Wigeon6
27/01IWOG Walk, 9.00 - 11.00Coot75(On Medina)
27/01"Heron1(Over)
27/01Dodnor PondMANDARIN Click for Picture 1m(Dodnor Pond)
27/01"Tufted Duck2m,2f
27/01"Mallard12
27/01"Little Grebe1
27/01"Little Egret1
27/01WerrarJack Snipe2(Werrar)
27/01"Snipe6
27/01"Reed Bunting1
27/01"Meadow Pipit2
27/01PinkmeadPied Wagtail10+
27/01"Lapwingc40
27/01"Redshank8
27/01"Curlew2
27/01"Dunlin2
27/01"Brent Geesec100
27/01"Black-tailed Godwit16
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
~
27/01Laundry LaneWigeonc140
27/01(13.20)Little Egret1
27/01"Greylag Geese12
27/01"Brent Geesec110
27/01"Barnacle Goose1
27/01"Canada Geesec500
27/01"Shoveler1
27/01"Lapwingc200
27/01"Marsh Harrier2
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SaturdayDrizzle, Brighter, to Rain pmW Wind
26/01Boathouse, Newtown NRSpoonbill1(Over towards Shalfleet)
26/01(7.55 - 10.00)Great-crested Grebe1
26/01-with Gorge W.Red-breased Merganser1m,2f
26/01-Low TideLittle Grebe5
26/01"Ringed Ploverc10
26/01"Golden Ploverc100
26/01"Redshank4
26/01"Turnstone1
26/01"Shelduckc130
26/01"Brent Geesec380
26/01"Dunlinc200
26/01"Grey Ploverc10
26/01"Meadow Pipit4
26/01"Rock Pipit2
26/01"Skylark3
26/01"Reed Bunting4
26/01"Yellowhammer2
26/01"Little Egret2
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FridayCloudy with Sunny Intervals
25/01Laundry LaneWigeonc150
25/01(8.20)Great White Egret1
25/01"Greylag Goose1
25/01"Brent Geesec20
25/01"Barnacle Goose1
25/01"Canada Geesec200
25/01"Shoveler6
25/01"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
25/01"Water Rail1(Heard)
25/01"Lapwingc200
25/01"Sparrowhawk1
25/01"Marsh Harrier2
~
25/01St. Helens Bridge & FP to E.Shoveler10
25/01(9.25)Canada Geesec150
25/01"Lapwingc400
25/01"Bullfinch1(Heard)
25/01"Great White Egret1
25/01"Heron2
25/01"Kestrel1f
25/01"Marsh Harrier Click for Picture 2
~
25/01Seaview EsplanadeShag2
25/01(10.00)Cormorant3
25/01"Rock Pipit1
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25/01Puckpool PointGreat-crested Grebe12
25/01(10.15)Red-breasted Merganser3m,3f
25/01"Cormorant1
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ThursdaySunny Intervals
24/01Foreland, BembridgeAuk Sp.c70,(NE)(c20 on Sea-mostly Razorbills)
24/01(8.20)Brent Geesec50
24/01"Curlew5
24/01"Oystercatcher6
24/01"Ringed Plover7
24/01"Dunlin8
24/01"Mallardc12
24/01"Little Egret9
24/01"Heron2
24/01"Cormorant6
24/01"Shag3
24/01"Rock Pipit1
~
24/01Bembridge Windmill FPLESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL1(Dynamite Pool-by Scope)
24/01(9.20)Great White Egret2
~
24/01Puckpool PointRazorbill4
24/01(9.50)Red-breasted Merganser5m,5f
24/01"Common Gull2
24/01"Great-crested Grebe19
24/01"Cormorant3
~
24/01Ryde W. SandsBLACK-NECKED GREBE1(Distant to NW)
24/01(12.45)Brent Geesec50
~
24/01Laundry LaneWigeonc300
24/01(14.00 - 14.50)Great White Egret1
24/01"Greylag Goose Click for Picture 15
24/01"Brent Geesec20
24/01"Canada Geesec300
24/01"Shoveler2
24/01"Skylark8(Over)
24/01"Lapwingc200
24/01"Sparrowhawk1
24/01"Marsh Harrier2
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WednesdayLong Sunny IntervalsCold N. Wind
23/01Fishbourne Beach & Wootton BridgeBrent Goose37
23/01(7.50 - 9.20)Canada Geese2
23/01-WeBS CountCurlew54
23/01"Oystercatcher15
23/01"Redshank12
23/01"Black-tailed Godwit1
23/01"Shelduck2
23/01"Common Gull5
23/01"Herring Gull58
23/01"Black-headed Gull125
23/01"Heron4
~
23/01Laundry LaneWigeonc300
23/01(14.00 - 14.50)Great White Egret1
23/01"Greylag Goose 5
23/01"Brent Goosec80
23/01"Canada Geesec600
23/01"Tealc20
23/01"Shoveler11
23/01"Lapwingc300
23/01"Robin1
23/01"Dunnock3
23/01"Marsh Harrier2
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Fri 18th - Tues 22nd.MAINLAND TRIPHampshireCambridgeshire, Norfolk
Tuesday 22nd.
Paxton PitsBullfinch3 1 Green SP, 1m,1f Goldeneye.
"
Stockers LakeEGYPTIAN GEESE Click for Picture 2 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Common Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c10 Redwing, 1 Fieldfare.
Monday 21st.
Paxton PitsGREEN SANDPIPER2 8 Greenfinch, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 11 Linnet, 3 Bullfinch
"
Grafham WaterGOOSANDER1m 100+ Great-crested Grebe, 5 Dunlin, 4+ Meadow Pipit, 3 Bullfinch, 2 Green Woodpecker
Sunday 20th.
Titchwell RSPBBRAMBLING1f 1f COMMON SCOTER, 5 EIDER Click for Picture , 2 LONG -TAILED DUCK, c50 Bar-tailed Godwit, 10+ Sanderling, c20 Knot.
"
Welney WWTBEAN GEESE3 1 WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE.
Saturday 19th
Wicken FenMarsh Harrier3 c100 Greylag Geese, 3 Fieldfare, c10 Redwing, 3 Bullfinch
"
Welney WWTWHOOPER SWAN Click for Picture c100 15 BEWICK SWAN, c60 Black-tailed Godwit, c6 Dunlin, 8 Snipe, 1 WATER PIPIT, 3 TREE SPARROW, 2 Marsh Harrier, 2 Great White Egret.
"
Paxton PitsRED-CRESTED POCHARD Click for Picture 2m,1f 7 Shoveler, c50 Teal, 5 Heron
Friday 18th
Farlington MarshAvocet 9 c100 Redshank, c100 Black-tailed Godwit,
"
SelborneNUTHATCH 1 2 Coal Tit
"
Stockers Lake & GUCRING-NECKED PARAKEET1 1 RED KITE, 1m Kingfisher Click for Picture , 4 Siskin, 5 Lesser Black-backed Gull
TOTALS100 Species seen on trip~~Yearlist now=135
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ThursdayLong Sunny Intervals
17/01Laundry LanePink-Footed Goose Click for Picture 1
17/01(8.10 & 15.20)Great White Egret1
17/01-no sign of the White-fronted GeeseGreylag Goose2
17/01"Barnacle Goose1
17/01"Brent Goose1
17/01"Canada Geesec200
17/01"Wigeonc250
17/01"Tealc70
17/01"Shoveler6
17/01"Robin4
17/01"Dunnock2
17/01"Goldcrest1
17/01"Long-tailed Tit8
17/01"Blue Tit4
17/01"Great Tit2
17/01"Kestrel1
17/01"Marsh Harrier2
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Wednesday16thMAINLAND TRIPFarlingtonLangstone Harbour, Pagham RSPB
-with Steve S.
Farlington MarshAVOCET36 1f/imm Marsh Harrier
& Andrew T.
Hayling Island (Langstone Harbour)BLACK-NECKED GREBE9
"
Church Norton (Pagham)Peregrine1 3 Avocet, c50 Knot
"
Pagham Harbour (RSPB)Sparrowhawk1m
TOTALS62 Species seen on dayYearlist now=118~~
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TuesdayLight Drizzle, Mainly CloudyN. Wind
15/01Shide to Blackwater FP.Jackdawc50(Over)
15/01(7.20 - 8.30)Long-tailed Tit3
15/01"Coal Tit2
15/01"Blue Tit6
15/01"Great Tit2+
15/01"Goldcrest2
15/01"Chaffinch2
15/01"Wren2
15/01"Robin5
15/01"Dunnock1
15/01"Blackbird3
15/01"Song Thrush2
15/01"Mistle Thrush1
15/01"Moorhen2
15/01"Pheasant1
15/01"Stock Dove1(Heard)
15/01"Kestrel1f
*
15/01Puckpool PointRed-breasted Merganser3f
15/01(13.50)Cormorant1
15/01"Shag2
15/01"Common Gull2
15/01"Mediterranean Gull1
15/01"Oystercatcher2
15/01"Sparrowhawk1(Soaring over the sea)
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Reported 15/01Laundry LaneWHITE-FRONTED GEESE7 At N. end at 16.45 (Graham P.)
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MondayFine SunnyN. Wind
14/01Firestone CopseGoldcrest5+
14/01(7.40)Siskinc6(Over)
14/01"Robin2
14/01"Blue Tit5
14/01"Great Tit1
14/01"Long-tailed Tit1
14/01"Coal Tit2
14/01"Chaffinch4
~
14/01Binstead BeachBlack-headed Gullc110
14/01(9.50)Curlew1
14/01"Oystercatcher2
14/01"Brent Geesec15E
14/01"Herring Gull5
~
SundayCloudyNW. Wind
13/01Parkhurst ForestCoal Tit1
13/01(8.40 - 9.45)Goldcrest3+
13/01"Blue Tit6+
13/01"Great Tit2(Heard)
13/01"Wren1
13/01"poss. WOODCOCK1(Flew up next to path -but in thick cover)
~
13/01Laundry LanePINK-FOOTED GOOSE Click for Picture 1(Revised ID)
13/01(13.40 - 14.30)Greylag Goose1
13/01"Canada Geesec300
13/01"Wigeonc170
13/01"Tealc20
13/01"Shoveler7
13/01"Robin3
13/01"Collared Dove1
~
Reported 13/01ForelandWHIMBREL1 on ledge at 11.00 (Mark B.)
~
SaturdayCloudyCold W-NW Wind
12/01Hersey NRShoveler1m,1f
12/01(8.10)Little Grebe10
12/01"Teal3
12/01"Moorhen3
12/01"Coot27
12/01"Blackbird3
12/01"Little Egret1
12/01"Barnacle Geesec70(On hill-feral flock)
12/01"Snow Goose1(Feral with Barnacles)
~
12/01Samber HillKestrel1
12/01(15.35 - 17.00)Buzzard1
12/01-but no Short-eared OwlsMeadow Pipit1
12/01"Jackdawc200
12/01"Pheasant2m
12/01"Starling4
~
Reported 12/01Newtown NRLITTLE GULL1 fishing by Boathouse (Hillary H.)
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FridayMainly CloudyN. Wind
11/01Blackwater FP. to Shide, then to Nature ZonesTreecreeper1
11/01(8.20 - 10.30)Siskinc5(In Alders by FP)
11/01-with Steve S.Goldfinchc20
11/01"Chaffinch4
11/01"Greenfinch5
11/01"Barn Owl1
11/01"Wren2
11/01"Long-tailed Tit4+
11/01"Blue Tit6
11/01"Great Tit3
11/01"Robin3
11/01"Dunnock2
11/01"Blackbird3
11/01"Song Thrush1
11/01"Mistle Thrush2
11/01"Moorhen2
11/01"Pheasantc5(Heard)
11/01"Great Spotted Woodpecker3
11/01"Mallard2
11/01"Magpie2
11/01"Buzzard1
~
11/01Roud FP to Sewage WorksCHIFFCHAFF Click for Picture c6
11/01(10.40 - 11.20)Red-legged Partridge1
11/01"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
11/01"Goldfinch2
11/01"Chaffinch4
11/01"Greenfinch2
11/01"Long-tailed Tit6
11/01"Blue Tit6
11/01"Great Tit2
11/01"Robin2
11/01"Dunnock1
11/01"Kestrel1f
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ThursdaySunny Intervals to CloudyCold N. Wind
10/01Sandown Water Works to AlverstoneGoldcrest2
10/01(8.05)Blackbird3
10/01"Teal2
10/01"Great Tit4
10/01"Blue Tit18+
10/01"Long-tailed Tit4
10/01"Robin5
10/01"Wren4
10/01"Chaffinchc18
10/01"Goldfinch2
10/01"Song Thrush2
10/01"Sparrow2
10/01"Great Spotted Woodpecker4
Mammal"Red Squirrel1
~
10/01Puckpool PointRed-breasted Merganser2m,1f
10/01(10.30)Cormorant4
10/01"Great-crested Grebe1
10/01"Common Gull1
10/01"Mediterranean Gull2
10/01"Oystercatcher4
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WednesdaySunny IntervalsCold N Wind
09/01Quarr Road, BinsteadFIRECREST1(By junction with Coastal Path)
09/01(7.45)Blue Tit4
09/01"Robin1(Heard)
09/01"Song Thrush1(Heard)
~
09/01Ryde W. SandsBLACK BRANT1(With the Brent Geese)
09/01(8.00)Brent Geesec400
09/01"Sanderlingc70
09/01"Pied Wagtail2
09/01"Raven1(Heard)
~
09/01Stag Lane, "Bio Fuel" pileChaffinchc30
09/01(13.40)Pied Wagtail4+
09/01"Meadow Pipit1
09/01"Chaffinchc20
09/01"Goldcrest1
09/01"Mallard3
09/01"Jackdawc20
~
09/01Werrar (R. Medina)JACK SNIPE1(Flushed close to Riverbank)
09/01(14.00)Coot24
09/01"Oystercatcher2
09/01"Blue Tit3
09/01"Song Thrush2
09/01"Black-headed Gullc50
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TuesdayCloudyCold NW. Wind
08/01St. Catherine's PointGannet2W, 2E
08/01(8.15 - 9.50)Kittewake6W
08/01-seawatch 8.20 - 9.00Common Gull4W
08/01"Fulmar1W
08/01"Herring Gullc10
08/01"Great Black-back Gull3
08/01"SPARROWHAWK1m
08/01"Kestrel1
08/01"Buzzard1
08/01"Magpie3
08/01Warbler ValleyBullfinch1f
08/01(9.30)Goldcrest5+
08/01"Blue Tit6
08/01"Great Tit2
08/01"Blackbird3
~
08/01Laundry LaneCanada Geesec400
08/01(15.20 - 16.30)GREYLAG GOOSE1
08/01"Wigeonc200
08/01"Tealc60
08/01"Wren2
08/01"Great Tit1
08/01"Blue Tit3
08/01"Heron1
08/01"Starling8
08/01"Sparrowhawk1
08/01"Marsh Harrier1f
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MondayCloudyW-NW. Wind
07/01Garlic Farm FP to S.Mistle Thrush2
07/01(7.50)Robin1
07/01"Goldcrest3(Heard)
07/01"Goldfinchc10
07/01"Blue Tit2
07/01"Dunnock1
07/01"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
~
07/01Ryde W. SandsSanderlingc50
07/01(10.00)Great-crested Grebe2
07/01"Brent Geesec20
~
07/01Field by "Boat House" PH, PuckpoolGrey Wagtail1
07/01(10.15)Pied Wagtail2
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07/01Seawall & Beach at Hersey NRBLACK REDSTART Click for Picture 1f
07/01(10.40)Sandwich Tern Click for Picture2
07/01"Rock Pipit1
07/01"Turnstone7
07/01"Sanderling2
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SundayCloudy, DullNW Wind
06/01Bouldnor ForestCoal Tit1(Heard)
06/01(8.05)Blue Tit5
06/01"Great Tit3
06/01"Long-tailed Tit1
06/01"Dunnock1
06/01"Goldcrest1(Heard)
06/01"poss. Crossbill1(Heard but distant)
~
06/01YarmouthSpotted Redshank Click for Picture 1(at the Scrape)
06/01(7.05)Golden Ploverc50
06/01-brief visitBlack-tailed Godwit1
06/01"Redshank2
06/01"Song Thrush1
06/01"Pintail Click for Picture 1m
06/01"Shoveler1m,1f
06/01"Wigeonc120
06/01"Tealc30
06/01"Lapwingc100
06/01"Reed Bunting1m,1f
06/01"Goldcrest3
06/01"Little Egret2
~
06/01Newtown NRSpoonbill Click for Picture 4(E. side, 5 reported earlier)
06/01(10.15)Great-crested Grebe3
06/01-high tideRed-breased Merganser2m
06/01"Knot8
06/01"Dunlinc200
06/01"Grey Plover3
06/01"Meadow Pipitc15
06/01"Rock Pipit1
06/01"Greenshank2
06/01"Redshank4
06/01"Reed Bunting2
06/01"Heron1
06/01"Little Egret4
~
06/01Ryde WSGreat-crested Grebe2
06/01(13.00)Brent Geesec220
~
06/01PuckpoolGreat-crested Grebe2
06/01(13.10)Red-breased Merganser2m,3f
~
SaturdayCloudy
05/01Borthwood Copse AreaRAVEN2(Over calling)
05/01(7.55)LINNET1
05/01-no Brambling this yearGreen Woodpecker1(Heard)
05/01"Great Spotted Woodpecker2(Heard Drumming)
05/01"Song Thrush1
05/01"Goldfinch3+
05/01"Chaffinch9
05/01"Jay1
05/01"Robin2
05/01"Blue Tit6
05/01"Great Tit4
05/01"Buzzard1
~
05/01Shanklin PondMallardc50
05/01(9.20)Moorhen1
05/01"Coal Tit2+
05/01"Blue Tit4
05/01"Long-tailed Tit3+
05/01"Goldcrest4
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FridaySunny Intervals
04/01Shide to Blackwater FP.TREECREEPER1
04/01(7.50 - 9.40)SISKINc6(In Alders by FP)
04/01"Goldfinchc10
04/01"Chaffinch4
04/01"Wren3
04/01"Long-tailed Tit4+
04/01"Blue Tit6
04/01"Great Tit3
04/01"Robin2
04/01"Dunnock2
04/01"Blackbird3
04/01"Song Thrush2
04/01"MISTLE THRUSH1
04/01"Moorhen2
04/01"Pheasant1f
04/01"Great Spotted Woodpecker1
04/01"Mallard2
04/01"Magpie7
04/01"Buzzard1
~
04/01Roud FP to Sewage WorksGREY WAGTAIL1
04/01(10.00 - 10.50)Pied Wagtail2
04/01-sadly no ChiffchaffsGoldfinch2
04/01"Chaffinch4
04/01"Greenfinch5
04/01"Long-tailed Tit6
04/01"Blue Tit6
04/01"Great Tit1
04/01"Robin2
04/01"Dunnock1
04/01"Blackbird2
04/01"Song Thrush1
04/01"Kestrel2
04/01"Magpie2
04/01"Buzzard1
~
04/01Ryde Golf Course FP to BeachMISTLE THRUSH1
04/01(14.00 - 14.30)Redwing4
04/01"Song Thrush1
04/01"Goldfinch2
04/01"Long-tailed Tit4
04/01"Robin2
04/01"Blackbird4
04/01"Green Woodpecker1(Heard)
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ThursdayCloudy, some bright intervalsCold NE. Wind
03/01Bleak DownRED-LEGGED PARTRIDGE1
03/01(7.35)Pheasant20+
~
03/01St. Catherine's PointGANNETc10
03/01(8.05 - 11.35)Red-throated Diverc20(Biggest group 7)
03/01-with Steve S.GUILLEMOTapprox 50
03/01"RAZORBILLapprox 10
03/01"FULMAR1W
03/01"KITTIWAKE3+
24/12"Herring Gull4
24/12"Great Black-back Gull4
03/01"Little Egret2E,1W
03/01"STONECHAT1m
03/01"BULLFINCH1m
03/01"Magpie6
03/01"Blackbird12
03/01"Jay1
03/01"Song Thrush2
~
03/01East CowesPURPLE SANDPIPER Click for Picture 1(With Turnstones)
03/01(14.35 - 15.15)Turnstone25+
03/01"Common Gull4
03/01"Herring Gullc100
03/01"Black-headed Gullc100
03/01"Swan2
~
WednesdayCloudy, ColderBitter N. Wind
02/01Culver DownMeadow Pipit5
02/01(12.55)Robin3
02/01"Kestrel2
02/01"Herring Gullc20
~
02/01My Garden, RydeBLACKCAP Click for Picture 1m
02/01(11.40)Dunnock1
~
02/01Ryde W. SandsShag1
02/01(13.45)Great-crested Grebe3
02/01"Rock Pipit1
02/01"Brent Geesec300
~
02/01Hersey NRShoveler6
02/01(14.30 - 15.50)Little Grebe6
02/01"Shelduck2
02/01"Cootc25
02/01"Rookc20
02/01"Jackdawc30
02/01BeachSANDWICH TERN1
~
TuesdayFine start to Sunny IntervalsNW Wind
01/01YarmouthSpotted Redshank1(Heard Twice at Scrape)
01/01(7.05)Snipe1
01/01-with Alan BrownBlack-tailed Godwitc60
01/01-high tideCetti's Warbler2(Heard)
01/01"Redshank4
01/01"Song Thrush2(Heard)
01/01"Shovelerc20
01/01"Wigeonc80
01/01"Tealc30
01/01"Lapwingc40
01/01"Reed Bunting3(Heard)
01/01"Rock Pipit1(Heard)
~
01/01Fort VictoriaEider3m,1f(Off Pennington)
01/01(9.00)Red-throated Diver1E
01/01"Common Gull3
01/01"Jay2
01/01"Peregrine1
~
01/01Newtown NRGoldeneye2m,2f
01/01(10.00)Bar-tailed Godwit1
01/01"Spoonbill1
01/01"Knotc30
01/01"Dunlinc200
01/01"Golden Ploverc20
01/01"Grey Ploverc10
01/01"Turnstone3
01/01"Meadow Pipit3
01/01"Greenshank1
01/01"Reed Bunting3
01/01"Yellowhammer1f(Others heard)
01/01"Redwing1
01/01"Fieldfare1
01/01"Peregrine2
~
01/01Hillis Gate, ParkhurstCoal Tit2
01/01(12.00)Blue Tit4
~
01/01Stag LaneKestrel1
01/01(12.25)Chaffinchc50
01/01"Pied Wagtail4+
01/01"Meadow Pipit1
~
01/01Binstead BeachGreat-crested Grebe3
01/01(12.45)Cormorant1
~
01/01Ryde EsplanadeSanderlingc6
01/01(13.15)Tufted Duck6(Canoe Lake)
~
01/01Puckpool to SeaviewMediterranean Gull4
01/01(14.10)Pied Wagtail2
~
01/01St. Helens Bridge & BembridgePondsGadwallc30
01/01(15.10)Marsh Harrier1f
01/01"Heron2
01/01"Tufted Duck8
01/01"Pochardc12
01/01"Shovelerc20
01/01"Water Rail1(Heard)
~
01/01ForelandShag2,2 juv
01/01(15.30)Little Egret7
01/01"Mediterranean Gullc25
01/01"Curlew4
01/01"Rock Pipit1
~
01/01Bembridge Mill ViewpointGreat White Egret2(On Brading Marsh by Scope)
01/01(15.45)Great-spotted Woodpecker1
~
01/01St. Helens Bridge at DuskMarsh Harrier3
01/01(16.10)Kingfisher1
01/01"Cetti's Warbler2(Heard)
01/01"Goldcrest2
01/01"Water Rail1(Heard)
~
01/01Carpenter's RoadBarn Owl1(Over by the Oasis at 16.45)
~

NEW YEAR BIRDRACE with Alan B. ;- 7.05 to 16.45, Fine Sunny to Sunny Intervals

(those only heard are in brackets),

Yarmouth 7.05

01 Robin, Mallard, Canada Geese, Wigeon, Wren, Wood Pigeon, Curlew, Lapwing, Pheasant,
10 Blackbird, Black-tailed Godwit, SPOTTED REDSHANK, Teal, Moorhen, Snipe, Brent Geese, Herring Gull, Heron, Little Egret, Shelduck,
20 Little Grebe, Herring Gull, Black-headed Gull, Redshank, (Green Woodpecker), Magpie, Sparrow, (Song Thrush), Rock Pipit, Starling,
30 Jackdaw, Dunnock, Collared Dove, Blue Tit, Greenfinch, Crow, Great Tit, Chaffinch,

Rofford Marsh 10.05

38 Coot, Pied Wagtail, Reed Bunting, (Cetti's Warbler), Shoveler, Goldcrest, Long-tailed Tit, Goldfinch.

Yarmouth Bridge

46 Rook. Feral Pigeon, Red-breasted Merganser (on Sea)

Fort Victoria 9.10

48 Jay, Cormorant, Eider, Red-throated Diver (1E), Great Black-back Gull, Common Gull, Peregrine,

Newtown 10.00

56 Buzzard, Redwing, Fieldfare, Meadow Pipit,
60 Skylark, Bar-tailed Godwit, Oystercatcher, Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Grey Plover, Golden Plover, Turnstone, Knot, Great-crested Grebe,
70 SPOONBILL, Greenshank, Yellowhammer, Pintail, Goldeneye,

Hillis Gate, Parkhurst 12.00

75 Coal Tit

Stag Lane (Dodnor) 12.25

76 Kestrel,

Ryde Esplanade 13.40

77 Sanderling, Swan, Tufted Duck

Puckpool 14.10

80 Mediterranean Gull

St. Helens Bridge 15.10

81 Gadwall, Marsh Harrier,

Bembridge Ponds 15.20

83 (Water Rail), Pochard,

Foreland 15.30

85 Shag

Bembridge Windmill Viewpoint

86 GREAT WHITE EGRET, Great-spotted Woodpecker

St. Helens Bridge (at Dusk) 16.10

88 Kingfisher

"Oasis", Carpenters Road 16.45

89 Barn Owl.

Total=89, ----- possibles:- Siskin, Grey Wagtail

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