Date Details Sitename
Thursday 08 Nov

Chigborough Lakes 10:00 to 12:00, Sunny with brisk S.E. wind.
10 Mute Swan 88 Gadwall 20 Shoveler 8 Little Grebe 16 Cormorant 18 Little Egret 50 Coot (+.) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Bullfinch (Female.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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Wednesday 07 Nov

Chigborough Lakes 13:15 to 15:30,
92 Gadwall 1 Buzzard 3 Bullfinch 3 Little Egret 14 Redwing 30 Blackbird 2 Great Crested Grebe [Steve Grimwade]

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Friday 02 Nov

Chigborough Lakes 09:00 to 10:15, And 11:40 to 12:15. Clear blue sky.
70 Gadwall (+) 10 Shoveler (circa.) 1 Kingfisher (Flew from Gadwall Lake.) 2 Green Woodpecker 1 Fieldfare 5 Redwing (circa.) 10 Goldfinch (circa.) 2 Bullfinch (Pair.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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Thursday 25 Oct

Chigborough Lakes 09:40 to 11:05, And 14:00 to 14:45. With Graham Barber.
80 Gadwall (circa.) 20 Teal (circa.) 50 Shoveler (circa.) 7 Little Grebe (Pochard Lake.) 11 Cormorant 12 Little Egret 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Redwing (Probably more. Several sightings of single birds.) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Between Main Lake and Scraley Road. Seen and heard.) 4 Bullfinch (Separate sightings of 3 and 1.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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Tuesday 23 Oct

Chigborough Lakes 10:00 to 11:35,
90 Gadwall (+.) 10 Teal (+.) 40 Shoveler (+.) 6 Little Grebe (Pochard lake.) 1 Kestrel 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Chiffchaff 1 Bullfinch (Male.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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Thursday 18 Oct

Chigborough Lakes 10:00 to 11:30,
80 Gadwall (+. 50+ Pochard Lake, 30+ Main Lake.) 3 Teal (Main Lake.) 50 Shoveler (circa. Main Lake.) 5 Little Grebe 1 Kestrel 2 Green Woodpecker [Malcolm Corbett]

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Friday 28 Sep

Chigborough Lakes 09:55 to 11:25, Hornets everywhere (nest by Gadwall Lake) Fox also seen.
40 Gadwall (+) 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Green Woodpecker 4 Chiffchaff (Heard only.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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Thursday 20 Sep

Chigborough Lakes 12:40 to 12:50, Overcast, brisk SW wind. With Graham Barber.
2 Buzzard (Just north of reserve.) 1 Bullfinch (Female, near car park.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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Thursday 13 Sep

Chigborough Lakes 09:20 to 11:10, And 12:20 to 12:55. Active hornet nest by seat north of Gadwall lake. With Graham Barber.
12 Mute Swan (Usual pairs on Main and Pochard Lakes with five and three young respectively.) 7 Little Grebe (Three on Main Lake, four on Pochard Lake.) 12 Little Egret (Heronry.) 4 Buzzard 1 Kestrel (Male.) 1 Hobby (Abundant supply of dragonflies.) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Blackcap (Male.) 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Whitethroat 15 Long-tailed Tit (+.) 2 Bullfinch (Pair.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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Thursday 06 Sep

Chigborough Lakes 09:30 to 11:15, And 12:40 to 13:15. Overcast at first, clearing to blue sky, very warm. With Graham Barber.
Kingfisher (Gadwall Lake.) 2 Green Woodpecker Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 House Martin 2 Lesser Whitethroat 6 Goldfinch (+.) 2 Bullfinch (Pair.) [Malcolm Corbett]

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