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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
19/09/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
[SCP].  
06/09/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
[SCP].  
04/09/21SwiftSt. Lawrence1P Campbell
13:30
Feeding over the fields. Sightings with Andy.B.  
03/09/21SwiftLake1M Buckley
10:00
west.  
01/09/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
[SCP].  
29/08/21SwiftGore Down2M Buckley
09:00
North.  
20/08/21SwiftSCP35P Johnson
12:00
[St. Catherine's Point].  
19/08/21SwiftCulver Down2T Jolliffe
07:40
Flying with Swallows.  
17/08/21SwiftWheelers Bay1P Johnson
20:30
East. [Ventnor].  
14/08/21SwiftNiton20T MANSHIP
15:00
 
13/08/21SwiftLuccombe Down17N Newnham
10:30
Flock,west. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
11/08/21SwiftHaddon's Pits1K Vine
08:00
15. Min.  
11/08/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point10G A Heath
[SCP].  
08/08/21SwiftBrading Marsh50N Newnham
13:00
50+. [RSPB Reserve].  
08/08/21SwiftWheelers Bay12P Johnson
10:05
Low west. [Ventnor].  
25/07/21SwiftHillside, Newport22C Dudley
21:00
A socialising group both flying high in the sky and coming down low and screaming between the Riverside Centre, the IW Record Office building and Fairlee Road. Birds are known to breed in Quay House. SZ500895.  
03/08/21SwiftGolden Ridge, Freshwater50C Dudley
20:00
A group of Swifts feeding together. Probably local birds socialising. SZ335874.  
07/08/21SwiftHaddon's Pits83M Buckley
09:30
Heading south after the rain cleared at about 9.00 but the movement stopped at 9.30. About 15 Sand Martins with them.  
06/08/21SwiftShanklin272M Buckley
20:10
SW between 18.30 - 20.10, largest group 55.  
03/08/21SwiftNewport Town Centre30R Pearson
19:15
30 maybe up to 50 squealing very high.  
02/08/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point25G A Heath
E. [SCP].  
01/08/21SwiftBrading Marsh1C Meaney
15:30
Low over marsh as it started raining. [RSPB Reserve].  
13/07/21SwiftCranmore3R Pearson
15:00
Fairly high above garden. SZ394896.  
09/07/21SwiftShanklin Cliff34K Vine
19:25
Seen most evenings over garden, highest count so far. SZ585815.  
07/07/21SwiftQuarr Abbey1F Josephs
16:33
 
07/07/21SwiftThorness Marsh5A P Twyman
09:00
At least. Low over the marsh.  
29/06/21SwiftNiton50T MANSHIP
20:35
Feeding along top of Undercliff.  
28/06/21SwiftLuccombe Down100N Newnham
10:30
100+ feeding. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
22/06/21SwiftAfton Down 8D Norton
11:37
 
21/06/21SwiftSeaview98J Maskell
19:30
Circling and swirling overhead.  
21/06/21SwiftSpring Vale108J Maskell
13:45
Drifting northwards during a 10 minute observation.  
21/06/21SwiftAppley60C Meaney
07:20
At least, streaming east over the houses.  
11/06/21SwiftVentnor2S Letchford
21:38
Alexandra Gardens.  
05/06/21SwiftHaddon's Pits3K Vine
14:00
 
26/05/21SwiftCranmore4R Pearson
11:00
Flying just above the house heading SW and definitely birds on a mission. SZ394896.  
21/05/21SwiftWheelers Bay1P Johnson
15:44
In off. [Ventnor].  
13/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh200D Wooldridge
19:09
with large flocks of swallows and house martins. [RSPB Reserve].  
16/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh200N Newnham
12:30
200+,also lesser numbers of House Martins and Swallows.A few other birds of note, only enough to see red,literally.Sightings with CD and PJ from St Helens road bridge. [RSPB Reserve].  
16/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh200P Campbell
12:00
Minimum.+ 5 hobbies. [RSPB Reserve].  
15/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh50K Vine
13:00
Min. [RSPB Reserve].  
14/05/21SwiftBonchurch Down3J M Sparshott
07:30
1N, 2 over Ventnor town. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
13/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh90D J Hunnybun
16:00
Poor visibility in drizzle at least this number low over the east side of the river, viewed from St Helens road bridge. [RSPB Reserve].  
11/05/21SwiftLuccombe Down1P Johnson
13:00
[Ventnor Downs NT].  
11/05/21SwiftUpper Ventnor8N Newnham
07:00
 
10/05/21SwiftGreen Lane1L Squibb
18:01
 
09/05/21SwiftLuccombe Down1N Newnham
10:30
[Ventnor Downs NT].  
09/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh10P Campbell
11:00
Min. Sightings with AB. [RSPB Reserve].  
08/05/21SwiftThorness Bay3A P Twyman
18:45
 
08/05/21SwiftEgypt Point5A P Twyman
07:30
 
07/05/21SwiftWARD AVE COWES3M Mackrill
09:45
SZ490963.  
06/05/21SwiftWARD AVENUE COWES2M Mackrill
09:17
SZ490963.  
07/05/21SwiftLuccombe Down4N Newnham
10:00
[Ventnor Downs NT].  
07/05/21SwiftWatershoot Bay1P Johnson
11:15
In off also 9 swallow.  
07/05/21SwiftLuccombe Down1J M Sparshott
08:00
North. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
05/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh50K Lover
10:40
[RSPB Reserve].  
05/05/21SwiftLuccombe Down3N Newnham
10:00
[Ventnor Downs NT].  
01/05/21SwiftBrading Marsh50P Campbell
09:00
Minimum, with similar number of hirundines. Sightings with AB. [RSPB Reserve].  
01/05/21SwiftMottistone Down3A P Twyman
08:00
Over north.  
29/04/21SwiftLaundry Lane25P Johnson
13:00
Min. [Brading RSPB].  
28/04/21SwiftHale1L Squibb
14:27
 
27/04/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point8G A Heath
N. [SCP].  
26/04/21SwiftBlackgang Viewpoint car park6P Campbell
12:00
Straight in off sea just above cliff level.  
26/04/21SwiftTennyson Down3D Fairlamb
12:00
 
26/04/21SwiftVentnor1J M Sparshott
08:00
 
26/04/21SwiftMiddleton, Freshwater1C P McAndrew
12:45
 
25/04/21SwiftSeaview5J Maskell
20:00
 
25/04/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
NE. [SCP].  
25/04/21SwiftBrading Marsh3F Josephs
15:25
[RSPB Reserve].  
25/04/21SwiftBembridge Embankment6C Meaney
08:10
By the road bridge. More at 11am.  
25/04/21SwiftWest High Down1G Hadden
09:00
Heading east. [WHD].  
24/04/21SwiftLaundry Lane10D B Hale
16:30
High over the New Bridge Ponds with 4 Sand Martins and a Swallow. [Brading RSPB].  
24/04/21SwiftMottistone Down1A P Twyman
08:30
East.  
24/04/21SwiftMottistone Down1K Vine
11:30
 
24/04/21SwiftBrading Marsh2G Hadden
09:30
[RSPB Reserve].  
23/04/21SwiftNiton1T MANSHIP
12:30
 
19/03/21SwiftSt. Catherine's Point1G A Heath
07:57
Flew West and then meandered North. Appeared to be a Common but views weren't great. [SCP].