Date Details Sitename
Friday 24 May

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:45 to 15:30, Warm and sunny. Full circuit of EWT reserve, 52 species recorded.
9 Egyptian Goose (1 Grazing Meadow, 8 from Oak Hide) 2 Shelduck (Meadow Pool) 70 Gadwall (+, many with young) 2 Shoveler (Pair) 8 Red-crested Pochard (All males, seen from Rawl, Oak and Point Hides) 3 Buzzard (Over causeway) 3 Oystercatcher (1 Fishing Lodge, 2 West Bank) 4 Lapwing 20 Common Tern (+) 6 Stock Dove 1 Cuckoo (Heard from Middlemead) 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Males, Peninsular Wood and Hawks Wood) 30 Swallow (+) 1 Song Thrush (Heard ) 6 Garden Warbler (At least, seen in Peninsular Wood, Well Wood and Hawks Wood ) 15 Blackcap (+ ) 2 Reed Warbler (In reeds on small lake from causeway) 10 Chiffchaff (+) 3 Coal Tit (1 Chestnut Wood, 2 Peninsular Wood) 4 Long-tailed Tit 2 Jay (1 took a Blue Tit chick c.50 yards from visitor centre in Chestnut Wood!) 2 Greenfinch (Causeway) 1 Swan Goose (Regular bird on causeway) [Ben Mapp]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Sunday 12 May

Hanningfield Reservoir 11:00 to 12:00,
3 Hobby (Viewable distantly from reserve - three, possibly more) [David Jobbins]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Monday 06 May

Hanningfield Reservoir 14:30 to 16:30, Overcast
1 Bar-tailed Godwit (Point Hide) 4 Gadwall 4 Shelduck 2 Egyptian Goose (Grazing meadows) 4 Great Crested Grebe 2 Long-tailed Tit (Peninsula Wood) 1 Chiffchaff (Peninsula Wood) [Seamus Benson]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Sunday 05 May

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Bar-tailed Godwit (On tern raft from RAWL) 1 Barnacle Goose 2 Garganey (Flew from nr RAWL to West Bank) 200 Swift 2 Oystercatcher [David Jobbins]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Saturday 27 Apr

Hanningfield Reservoir 13:30 to 15:30, Windy
6 Shoveler (3 pairs) 4 Shelduck 20 Gadwall 1 Garganey (Drake from Rawl Hide) 2 Goldcrest (Singing) 5 Blackcap 3 Chiffchaff 1 Whitethroat 50 Canada Goose 20 Greylag Goose 2 Egyptian Goose 2 Song Thrush (Pair with at least 3 young) 20 Lapwing 1 Grey Heron 50 Swallow 20 Sand Martin [Thomas Gilbert]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Monday 22 Apr

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:45 to 12:25, sunny, light winds, warm
3 Wigeon (2 males + female) 2 Garganey (pair RAWL hide) 6 Teal 4 Red-crested Pochard (3 males + female) 1 Sparrowhawk (male) 3 Buzzard 2 Little Egret 2 Common Tern 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker [Mark Gregory]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Saturday 20 Apr

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:00 to 09:45, Sunny, cool wind
1 Garganey (Drake from Rawl Hide. ) [Andrew Wilson]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Friday 19 Apr

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Garganey (Drake from RAWL hide) [David Jobbins]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Monday 15 Apr

Hanningfield Reservoir 08:30 to 13:45, Sunny, strong east wind
6 Chiffchaff 10 Blackcap (+) 9 Red-crested Pochard (8 drakes, 1 female) 2 Sparrowhawk 1 Redwing 120 Wigeon (+) 1 Marsh Harrier (female) 15 Shelduck 2 Garganey (pair, Rawl Hide) 1 Common Sandpiper (Rawl Hide) 2 Common Tern 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Treecreeper [Simon Satchell]

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Saturday 13 Apr

Hanningfield Reservoir 11:30 to 14:00, Mixed to say the least.
2 Arctic Tern 2 Common Tern 2 Red-crested Pochard 2 Oystercatcher 1 Redshank 20 Wigeon (+) 1 Lapwing 20 Swallow (+, Small flocks passing through ahead of weather fronts) 20 Teal (+) 1 Buzzard 2 Little Grebe 1 Jay [Andrew Allen]

Hanningfield Reservoir