Atherfield Farm Reservoir

Grid Reference: SZ471794

Recent sightings at Atherfield Farm Reservoir

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
18/06/22Grey HeronAtherfield Farm Reservoir1P Campbell
11:30
imm.  
18/06/22Reed WarblerAtherfield Farm Reservoir7P Campbell
11:30
A thorough minimum count of singing males along the Phragmites filling the dykes along the res. Other birds seen in and about the reeds. Sightings with AB.  
18/06/22Sedge WarblerAtherfield Farm Reservoir2P Campbell
11:30
ad. Adult bird collecting food in adjacent ripening rape crop. Another calling from the crop(imm probably). Seen singing here earlier in the Spring.  
18/06/22BuzzardAtherfield Farm Reservoir4P Campbell
11:30
Two local pairs.  
18/06/22KestrelAtherfield Farm Reservoir1P Campbell
11:30
Male hunting.  
18/06/22SparrowhawkAtherfield Farm Reservoir1P Campbell
11:30
Hunting between the farm & res.  
18/06/22Tufted DuckAtherfield Farm Reservoir10P Campbell
11:30
On the top res. Also a single Red Veined Darter for any Dragonfly buffs.  
18/06/22Herring GullAtherfield Farm Reservoir120P Campbell
11:30
Minimum,mainly imm.birds loafing on the maize field adjacent to reservoirs. Two imm. Meds also.  
18/06/22SkylarkAtherfield Farm Reservoir1P Campbell
11:30
Singing male.  
18/06/22Reed BuntingAtherfield Farm Reservoir1P Campbell
11:30
ad. Singing male in adjacent rapeseed field.