Date Site Details
Friday 28 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 14:30 to 15:00, All birds from Layer Breton Causeway
4 Barnacle Goose 31 White-fronted Goose Pink-footed Goose 2 Marsh Harrier Sparrowhawk Grey Wagtail [Oliver Cottis]

Thursday 27 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 14:45 to 16:30,
4 Barnacle Goose (LBCW East.) Smew (Redhead LBCW centre west.) 2 Black-tailed Godwit (LDLH SE close corner. ) Ruff (LDLH SE close corner. ) 6 Cattle Egret (Garr farm with sheep .(quick look).) Grey Wagtail (LDLH south east close corner. ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny with a light breeze.
30 White-fronted Goose Pink-footed Goose 3 Scaup 3 Barnacle Goose [Paul Chamberlain]

Abberton Reservoir 09:15 to 09:20,
2 Raven (Pair flew from east to west over Layer Breton causeway) [Jon Clark]

Wednesday 26 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00,
6 Bewick's Swan 3 Shelduck 14 Pintail 5 Scaup (3 male, 2 female. LDLH Causeway) 40 Goldeneye 7 Goosander 2 Slavonian Grebe (Island Hide) 56 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Ruff 14 Dunlin 63 Snipe Green Sandpiper (Billets) 5 Great White Egret 2 Little Egret 3 Marsh Harrier Sparrowhawk 3 Buzzard 3 Kestrel Peregrine Falcon Rock Pipit 10 Linnet Long-tailed Duck (Island Hide) [Oliver Cottis]

Abberton Reservoir 14:00 to 14:30,
c30 White-fronted Goose (On field south of the western section of the reservoir) [John Thorogood]

Abberton Reservoir 15:30 to 16:45, Cold and very bright.
Long-tailed Duck Green Sandpiper 145 Goldeneye 93 Snipe 2000 Lapwing ((+)) 2 Marsh Harrier Buzzard 10 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Dunlin Stonechat 4 Pied Wagtail 2 Great White Egret [David Allen]

Tuesday 25 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 09:45 to 10:30,
33 White-fronted Goose (On the water E of LBC at 1015 then flew W but circled round and last seen flying toward Garr Farm) Water Rail (LBC) Smew (Redhead LBC) [Simon Cox]

Saturday 22 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 12:30 to 16:05, Partly Cloudy, Only Highlights
7 Cattle Egret (In field going to junction near LBC. ) 3 Scaup (At LDHC.) Long-tailed Duck (Female. At Island Hide.) Peregrine Falcon (On top of Pumping Station viewing from Island Hide.) 5 Bewick's Swan (Underneath Pumping Station viewing from Island Hide.) Red-throated Diver (Distant viewing from the Visitor Centre.) 5 Great White Egret (2 at Reserve, 2 at LDHC and 1 at Billets Screen.) 2 Ruff (At Abberton Church on mud flats.) 11 Snipe (At Billets Screen.) Meadow Pipit (At LDHC.) Rock Pipit (At Hide Bay Hide.) Green Sandpiper (At Island Hide.) 3 Buzzard (On poles around reservoir.) 2 Kestrel (Hovering on reserve.) [Zane Sargent ]

Abberton Reservoir 14:45 to 16:15,
Yellow-legged Gull (Adult in hide bay) 38 Goosander (Wig bay) 37 Snipe (Wig bay) Caspian Gull (First-winter in hide bay) [Daryl Rhymes]

Wednesday 19 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 07:30 to 08:30,
8 Cattle Egret 5 Great White Egret 3 Scaup 2500 Jackdaw 2 Cetti's Warbler (singing males) Grey Wagtail [Steve Grimwade]

Tuesday 18 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 10:00 to 13:30, Extremely misty after mid-day. Only did the main reserve and Billet's/Wigborough
8 Bewick's Swan (Distant from Island Hide) 5 Egyptian Goose 6 Shelduck Long-tailed Duck (Island Hide. With Goldeneye flock) 60 Goldeneye 13 Goosander 2 Red-legged Partridge Golden Plover 900 Lapwing 35 Black-tailed Godwit 4 Ruff 5 Dunlin 32 Snipe (Mainly feeding in-front of Billets Screen) 3 Redshank Common Gull 17 Great Black-backed Gull 4 Grey Heron 4 Great White Egret Little Egret 2 Marsh Harrier Kestrel 50 Fieldfare (field behind Layer Church) 2 Stonechat Rock Pipit 4 Skylark 2 Reed Bunting [Oliver Cottis]

Monday 17 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 08:00 to 15:00, Sunny, calm
Red-necked Grebe (Abberton Church ) 2 Scaup (Hide Bay, females ) Long-tailed Duck (Layer de la Haye causeway ) Red-throated Diver (Layer de la Haye causeway ) [Jan Lewis]

Sunday 16 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 14:05 to 15:45, Sunny,Bright, Only Highlights!
4 Barnacle Goose (At LBC.) 6 Bewick's Swan (Group on bank near Hide Bay Hide.) 5 Pintail (3 males and 2 females at Wig Bay.) 3 Scaup (1 at LBC and 2 at LDHC.) Slavonian Grebe (Distant. Viewing from Island Hide and near Pumping Station.) Great Northern Diver (1 distant. Viewing from Island Hide and Right of Pumping Station.) 7 Great White Egret (2 at LDHC. 3 at Hide Bay Hide. 2 at Wig Bay.) 6 Stonechat (6 in small flock near Island Hide.) 2 Meadow Pipit (1 at LDHC and 1 near Visitor Centre.) Rock Pipit (At LDHC.) 2 Mediterranean Gull (Pair flying over near Hide Bay Hide.) [Zane Sargent ]

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny but cold
Red-necked Grebe (Below Abberton church ) Raven (Hide bay erea) [Yvonne Watling]

Abberton Reservoir 14:40 to 15:10, Bright, dry, Cold - all sightings LdlHC
5 Goldeneye (4 male, 1 female) 2 Rock Pipit 2 Meadow Pipit Goosander (male) Pied Wagtail 6 Teal (+) Redshank 2 Black-tailed Godwit [Paul Everett]

Friday 14 Jan Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 08:30 to 15:00,
4 Barnacle Goose (LBC) 3 Bewick's Swan (Next to pumping station.) 7 Shelduck 32 Pintail 2 Scaup (LDLH Causeway) Long-tailed Duck (LDLH Causeway) 60 Goldeneye Smew (Redhead. LBC) 32 Goosander Avocet 3 Golden Plover 56 Black-tailed Godwit Ruff 7 Dunlin 49 Snipe (mainly from Billets) 5 Redshank 20 Common Gull Red-throated Diver (Billets) 8 Great White Egret Sparrowhawk (fem) Marsh Harrier Buzzard 3 Kestrel Peregrine Falcon Chiffchaff 2 Stonechat 2 Grey Wagtail Rock Pipit 4 Yellowhammer 1200 Tufted Duck 3000 Lapwing [Oliver Cottis]