Atherfield Reservoir

Grid Reference: SZ451801

Recent sightings at Atherfield Reservoir

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
18/07/22KestrelAtherfield Reservoir2P Campbell
09:30
ad. M. & F. In the area on wires. Sightings with AB .  
18/07/22Herring GullAtherfield Reservoir2P Campbell
09:30
ad. Fresh corpses found in the vicinity of the new res.  
18/07/22StarlingAtherfield Reservoir40P Campbell
09:30
Minimum, in the area of the farm buildings and chalets.  
18/07/22LinnetAtherfield Reservoir50P Campbell
09:30
Minimum in a couple of flocks on telegraph wires and feeding amongst dried off rape crop.  
08/07/22Sand MartinAtherfield Reservoir87P Campbell
11:30
Three parties of minimum 12, 35 & 40+. Each came in from the East over the reservoir area, stopping on the telegraph wires to rest and preen before carrying on Westwards. One part greatly agitated by the Sparrowhawk already mentioned. Sightings with AB.  
08/07/22SparrowhawkAtherfield Reservoir1P Campbell
11:30
ad. Working the phragmites belt West of the res.  
08/07/22Reed BuntingAtherfield Reservoir1P Campbell
11:30
ad. male. In song from adjacent rape field.  
08/07/22LinnetAtherfield Reservoir18P Campbell
11:30
Local birds starting to form flocks now.  
08/07/22YellowhammerAtherfield Reservoir2P Campbell
11:30
ad.males. Two in song form scrub near first res.  
08/07/22Reed WarblerAtherfield Reservoir2P Campbell
11:30
Still two in song.