Derek Hale

Location: Ryde, IOW

Web site: iowbirds.esy.es/iow.htm

Recent sightings reported by Derek Hale

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
03/12/21Great Crested GrebePuckpool Point1D B Hale
14:00
15.  
03/12/21Little GrebePuckpool Point1D B Hale
14:00
Strange to see on the sea, closer in than the Black-necked Grebes.  
03/12/21Great Northern DiverPuckpool Point1D B Hale
14:00
Off the shingle bank.  
03/12/21Black-necked GrebePuckpool Point4D B Hale
14:00
Out to the R. of the Forts in a group on the sea.  
30/11/21Great Northern DiverWoodside1D B Hale
10:40
juv. Still present in the bay.  
28/11/21FirecrestBouldnor Copse2D B Hale
09:40
By the entrance gate next to the Yarmouth road, great views.  
27/11/21KnotNewtown NNR1D B Hale
09:30
With approx. 150 Dunlin.  
23/11/21Cattle EgretLaundry Lane11D B Hale
08:00
On the E. side of the Lane, another group flew over so more that 16 in total. Thought to be the group roosting at Newtown recently. [Brading RSPB].  
17/11/21Cattle EgretNewtown NNR15D B Hale
07:30
Probably more, on the Estuary as the tide was rising, they flew SW at 7.45 before I could do a proper count.  
16/11/21Purple SandpiperEast Cowes breakwater1D B Hale
14:00
With 27 Turnstones feeding in the seaweed.