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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
27/08/21CuckooBrading Marsh1C Meaney
18:30
juv. Sat on a dead tree by the river. Flushed by a pigeon and then flew towards Harbour Farm. [RSPB Reserve].  
03/08/21CuckooBrading Marsh1D Fairlamb
10:00
Seen briefly on wires over the marsh. [RSPB Reserve].  
12/07/21CuckooBrading Marsh1M Buckley
08:00
Adult twice flew over Laundry Lane near Bexley Point. Not calling. [RSPB Reserve].  
30/06/21CuckooLuccombe Down1N Newnham
10:00
[Ventnor Downs NT].  
28/06/21CuckooShepherds Chine1C Dinsdale
07:45
Near the chine entrance. SU727013.  
19/06/21CuckooBarnfields Farm2P Campbell
07:15
pr.  
13/06/21CuckooLaundry Lane1T Jolliffe
07:10
Walking up Laundry Lane, Cuckoo could be heard from the right (towards the Great Marsh). SZ622884. [Brading RSPB].  
12/06/21CuckooBrading Marsh2C Meaney
13:35
m. Calling from Knowles Copse and by St Helens station. [RSPB Reserve].  
12/06/21CuckooCulver Down1P Campbell
16:00
m. Heard calling fromYaverland Manor direction from first pull in up the Down. Present for several.weeks now.(With PB).  
12/06/21CuckooBrading Marsh New Bridge Pools1K Vine
08:00
Heard only.  
08/06/21CuckooThorness Bay1A P Twyman
19:30
m. Heard to the west of Whippance Farm.  
07/06/21CuckooThorness Marsh1A P Twyman
07:00
m. Heard and seen far south end of marsh. Still calling at 09.15.  
05/06/21CuckooBrading Marsh2J M Sparshott
07:30
Hepatic cuckoo seen in flight. One vocal. [RSPB Reserve].  
31/05/21CuckooWatergate Road/ Nunnery Lane1S Thompson
17:18
Seen - not heard! Pursued by a whole range of other birds. SZ496873.  
31/05/21CuckooThorness Bay1A P Twyman
09:00
m. Heard south of Whippance Farm.  
30/05/21CuckooBrading Marsh1M Buckley
19:30
Heard. [RSPB Reserve].  
30/05/21CuckooThorness Bay1A P Twyman
09:35
Male heard and seen near Whippance Farm.  
29/05/21CuckooNewtown NNR1C Dinsdale
13:00
Heard in Town Copse.  
28/05/21CuckooBrading Marsh1M Buckley
08:00
calling at the south end then seen flying towards the "golf course". [RSPB Reserve].  
28/05/21CuckooLuccombe Down1N Newnham
10:00
Flew over the dew pond towards Luccombe. [Ventnor Downs NT].  
27/05/21CuckooNewtown1S Pritchett
19:38
Heard cuckoo.  
27/05/21CuckooBack Garden Alverstone 1C Eccleston
15:55
male. Cuckoo landed in our garden for about half a minute before being chased off by Blackbirds. SZ578856.  
22/05/21CuckooCulver Down1R Pearson
12:00
Heard calling.  
18/05/21CuckooLaundry Lane1P Johnson
13:15
Heard. [Brading RSPB].  
18/05/21CuckooThorness Bay1A P Twyman
08:00
m. Heard briefly, distantly towards south end of the marsh.  
17/05/21CuckooCulver Down2P Campbell
12:00
Both male & female heard calling from Yaverland manor direction.  
16/05/21CuckooThorness Bay3A P Twyman
08:15
Still present. Male calling frequently and female "bubbling" heard occasionally.  
15/05/21CuckooThorness Bay1A P Twyman
15:55
m. Heard from Whippance Farm lane calling from south end of the marsh.  
13/05/21CuckooThorness Bay3G Hadden
09:20
Male and female calling at southern end of marsh and three birds seen in flight in the same area.  
12/05/21CuckooMottistone Down1R Harrison
16:46
F in gorse, m heard calling from Longstone area.  
12/05/21CuckooPorchfield1G Hadden
11:20
Male calling at Whitehouse Cross.  
12/05/21CuckooThorness Bay3A P Twyman
07:30
1m,2f. Chasing each other around over the marsh and adjacent fields. One bird clearly larger than the other two. BWP gives males having longer wing-length and greater weight than females. Confirmed as only one very vocal male calling. Female "bubbling" heard several times.  
11/05/21CuckooThorness Bay2A P Twyman
07:30
pair. Calling and displaying over copse east side of marsh. Constantly chasing each other and female bubble like call heard intermittently.  
10/05/21CuckooBrading Marsh1P Campbell
17:00
Calling from Yaverland Manor direction. From Culver Down. Two Painted Lady butterflies also. [RSPB Reserve].  
09/05/21CuckooWalter's Copse1M Whitham
08:30
Heard calling repeatedly, with Tony Sz.  
09/05/21CuckooBrading Marsh1P Campbell
11:00
m. Singing from the S.W of the reserve. [RSPB Reserve].  
09/05/21CuckooThorness Marsh1A P Twyman
06:30
m. Calling frequently from south end of marsh at 06.30. Still present at 14.00.  
07/05/21CuckooBrading Marsh2C Meaney
16:50
m. Calling from proposed golf course & Centurions copse 19:00. [RSPB Reserve].  
06/05/21CuckooYaverland Manor1P Campbell
11:00
ad.m. One calling from trees near the manor, heard from Culver Down (with TM).  
30/04/21CuckooThorness Marsh1A P Twyman
17:50
m. Seen and heard towards south end of the marsh.  
28/04/21CuckooQuarr Abbey1F Josephs
17:01
One calling in the distance. My first of the year.  
28/04/21CuckooThorness Bay1A P Twyman
09:55
m. Calling from back of beach huts. Moving east towards Gurnard.  
27/04/21CuckooMorton Marsh1K Vine
10:00
 
27/04/21CuckooThorness Bay1D J Hunnybun
11:27
08.00.  
26/04/21CuckooMill Copse1D B Hale
08:10
m. Calling to the SE. of the FP on the E. Side of Mill Copse. Seen in a distant tree. [Yarmouth].  
25/04/21CuckooYarmouth1A P Twyman
08:30
m. Heard calling from east end of Mill Copse.  
23/04/21CuckooClamerkin Lake1A P Twyman
09:00
m. Heard calling NE of Town Copse.  
22/04/21CuckooYarmouth1A P Twyman
07:15
m. Calling from east end of Mill Copse.  
20/04/21CuckooThorness Bay1A P Twyman
18:30
m. Calling distantly east of Whippance Farm Lane.  
18/04/21CuckooBrading Marsh1K Vine
09:00
Heard. [RSPB Reserve].  
14/04/21CuckooBrading Marsh1A Brown
09:00
[RSPB Reserve].