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Isle of Wight Bird News

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You searched for all sightings reported between 01/01/2021 and 31/12/2021.

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
28/10/21HobbyBrading Marsh1D Rimes
15:30
ad. [RSPB Reserve].  
18/10/21HobbyHersey Reserve1D Fairlamb
10:30
Chasing SL and HM over Sea and Hersey. [Seaview].  
17/10/21HobbyBrading Marsh1N Newnham
13:30
With CD,PJ,JS,CM and ST. [RSPB Reserve].  
11/10/21HobbyCulver Down1M Buckley
08:00
sw.  
05/10/21HobbyBrading Marsh2M Buckley
15:00
Together over the New Bridge Ponds. [RSPB Reserve].  
03/10/21HobbyBrading Marsh1N Newnham
13:00
With CD,PJ and CM. [RSPB Reserve].  
02/10/21HobbyHaddon's Pits2M Buckley
08:00
south.  
29/09/21HobbyCranmore1R Pearson
18:30
Flew low (about 8 feet) across the garden. SZ394896.  
29/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh2A Brown
11:30
Possibly 3 feeding on the plentiful dragonflies. With Mark B. [RSPB Reserve].  
29/09/21HobbyCulver Down1M Buckley
06:53
Came off Sandown Bay and headed west.  
26/09/21HobbyLaundry Lane1T Jolliffe
14:50
Flying across triangle field. [Brading RSPB].  
26/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh3C Meaney
12:45
[RSPB Reserve].  
24/09/21HobbyBembridge ponds1C Meaney
16:45
Came in over the Harbour following a group of Swallows.  
24/09/21HobbyRowborough Farm1C Meaney
16:05
Hunting over the traffic light junction.  
23/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh1S Clemons
14:30
[RSPB Reserve].  
23/09/21HobbyHaddon's Pits1K Vine
08:00
Likely same bird originally seen by MB before I arrived. When I saw it, it had just caught a hirundine.  
22/09/21HobbyLuccombe Down1P Johnson
11:00
[Ventnor Downs NT].  
22/09/21HobbyHarding Shute1A Brown
13:00
 
22/09/21HobbyLuccombe Down1N Newnham
11:00
With Perry F and Jon S. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
21/09/21HobbyLuccombe Down1N Newnham
11:50
With Perry F. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
21/09/21HobbySt. Catherine's Point2G A Heath
1E @ 06:57 and 1W @ 07:43. [SCP].  
19/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh1N Newnham
13:00
With CD,PJ and CM. [RSPB Reserve].  
18/09/21HobbyVentnor Downs1P Campbell
11:00
Over the radiomast.  
17/09/21HobbyCulver Down1M Buckley
15:00
 
13/09/21HobbySt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
Flew SW @ 07:25. [SCP].  
14/09/21HobbyCulver Down1M Buckley
12:00
West.  
12/09/21HobbyUpper Ventnor1N Newnham
16:15
North.  
12/09/21HobbyThorness Bay1D J Hunnybun
14:27
 
10/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh2C Meaney
01:30
[RSPB Reserve].  
08/09/21HobbyMottistone Down1A P Twyman
08:30
Sightings with Steve Smith. Yellow Wagtails with cattle seen by Steve only.  
08/09/21HobbyMersley Farm1D Fairlamb
10:00
Hunting around a flock of 15 Linnets.  
06/09/21HobbyLuccombe Down1J M Sparshott
09:00
Adult. West. Sightings with Perry F. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
04/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh4C Meaney
14:00
Hunting over the river as viewed from St Helens road bridge. [RSPB Reserve].  
05/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh2C Meaney
15:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
05/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh2N Newnham
13:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
03/09/21HobbyBrading Marsh2C Meaney
19:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
03/09/21HobbyHaddon's Pits1M Buckley
18:45
Adult south.  
01/09/21HobbySt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
Flew East @ 06:44. [SCP].  
30/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh2A P Twyman
07:45
1 juv, 1 ad. Over old sea wall by the sluice gate near "Green Bridge Pools". [RSPB Reserve].  
29/08/21HobbyBrading old sea wall2P Johnson
13:00
All sightings with CD and NN.  
29/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh2C Meaney
10:30
Attacking a large flock of Sand Martin unsuccessfully. [RSPB Reserve].  
29/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh1K Vine
09:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
28/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh1C Meaney
12:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
27/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh1C Meaney
18:30
[RSPB Reserve].  
24/08/21HobbyWest High Down1G Hadden
08:30
[WHD].  
22/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh1C Meaney
14:15
ad. [RSPB Reserve].  
20/08/21HobbyNewtown1R Harrison
11:22
Juvenile in same area of Newtown Meadows as it was a couple of days ago.  
15/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh1N Newnham
13:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
11/08/21HobbyMottistone Down1A P Twyman
15:00
Over west.  
01/08/21HobbySt. Boniface Down1M Mackrill
13:30
Hawking around the area near to radar station catching insects/dragonflies. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
01/08/21HobbyBrading Marsh1N Newnham
14:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
27/07/21HobbyBrading Marsh New Bridge Pools3S Thompson
15:49
 
22/07/21HobbyFatting Marsh1D Fairlamb
11:00
[Brading Marsh].  
21/07/21HobbyLaundry Lane2S Thompson
15:13
[Brading RSPB].  
17/07/21HobbyWalter's Copse2D Buckler
12:00
Circling.  
16/07/21HobbyAppley1C Meaney
14:40
Flying over houses and catching insects.  
14/07/21HobbyBrading Marsh1N Newnham
13:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
27/04/21HobbySt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
North. [SCP].  
13/07/21HobbyBembridge ponds1E Hendy
07:10
 
12/07/21HobbyBembridge ponds2S Thompson
11:54
 
11/07/21HobbyBrading Marsh1N Newnham
13:30
[RSPB Reserve].  
11/07/21HobbyBrading Marsh3C Meaney
14:15
[RSPB Reserve].  
04/07/21HobbyBrading Marsh3C Dinsdale
12:30
[RSPB Reserve].  
03/07/21HobbyBrading Marsh7C Meaney
14:30
3 hunting from trees & electricity pole near St Helens road bridge. And 4 over fields near the airport a little later. [RSPB Reserve].  
31/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh6K Vine
14:00
Flying together above laundry lane just before p heron sighting. [RSPB Reserve].  
31/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh5C Meaney
10:50
Viewed from Laundry Lane. [RSPB Reserve].  
30/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh10S Thompson
15:37
At least 10 hunting insects over the marsh - possibly 2 more along the ponds. Seen with KB and later CM and CD. [RSPB Reserve].  
30/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh10C Meaney
12:15
In view at the same time over the middle of the marsh. [RSPB Reserve].  
13/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh4D Wooldridge
19:14
or five. [RSPB Reserve].  
15/05/21HobbyHersey Reserve1J Maskell
18:15
[Seaview].  
15/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh6K Vine
13:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
12/05/21HobbyBembridge ponds1E Hendy
07:10
 
12/05/21HobbyMottistone Down1R Harrison
16:46
Male flew from Chessel Down into Westover Plantation. M and f seen over Mottistone Down tw days ago.  
12/05/21HobbyMersley Farm1D Fairlamb
11:00
 
10/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh1P Campbell
17:00
[RSPB Reserve].  
09/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh6C Meaney
16:05
At one time over the river. Viewed from Laundry Lane. Also 1 Kestrel. [RSPB Reserve].  
09/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh12N Newnham
13:30
Seen with CD and PJ. [RSPB Reserve].  
09/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh5P Campbell
10:30
ad. [RSPB Reserve].  
07/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh1C Meaney
16:50
[RSPB Reserve].  
04/05/21HobbyFishbourne Ferry Terminal1P Campbell
08:45
ad. Flew over the terminal car park and West over the river and woods. Brightened up my wait for the nine o'clock ferry to Skate City!  
02/05/21HobbySt.Helens sewage works3C Meaney
15:45
Flying low over the trees around the sewage works at the same time. 2 inter-reacting with each other. SZ624885.  
02/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh2N Newnham
13:10
[RSPB Reserve].  
02/05/21HobbyBonchurch Down2J M Sparshott
07:40
High up, circled over Nansen Hill northwards, together at times. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
02/05/21HobbyNiton Down1T MANSHIP
08:15
Over Pepperpot heading N went over Chale and up the W coast.  
01/05/21HobbyBrading Marsh2C Meaney
11:15
Hawking insects v high over the marsh. Also mobbing a WtE as it circled up. [RSPB Reserve].  
01/05/21HobbyUpper Ventnor1N Newnham
17:51
Flying east.  
01/05/21HobbyVentnor Downs1J Backwell
12:00
High over, circling.  
01/05/21HobbyHaddon's Pits1P Campbell
07:30
Straight through North.  
30/04/21HobbyBrading Marsh5K Vine
12:00
Didn't see the full 6+ reported around same time. [RSPB Reserve].  
27/04/21HobbyBrading Marsh1M Powell
13:00
Close by low over marsh. [RSPB Reserve].  
27/04/21HobbyVentnor1J M Sparshott
10:50
North.  
26/04/21HobbyBrading Marsh1A Brown
19:00
With MB. [RSPB Reserve].  
23/04/21HobbyLaundry Lane1P Johnson
15:00
[Brading RSPB].  
22/04/21HobbyEast Afton Down1H M Fletcher
19:58
Flying east along north side of down. Hobby also seen later over Compton Down - probably same bird.  
22/04/21HobbyRofford Marsh1C P McAndrew
15:45
 
22/04/21HobbyLaundry Lane1K Vine
13:00
[Brading RSPB].  
01/04/21HobbyLaundry Lane1A Brown
07:30
[Brading RSPB].