Date Details Sitename
Sunday 10 Nov

Abberton Reservoir 11:00 to 15:30, Cold and sunny
25 Goosander 1 Hen Harrier (Ring tail briefly at Abberton church ) 3 Kestrel 1 Buzzard 10 Ruff 5 Dunlin 1 Green Sandpiper 5 Scaup (Ldlh causeway ) 1 Long-tailed Duck 1 Smew (Red head ldlh causeway ) 20 Egyptian Goose 2 Stonechat 10 Great White Egret (All over the reservoir ) [Yvonne Watling]

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Saturday 09 Nov

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 11:30, Cold, sunny, slight wind
2 Bewick's Swan (Wigborough Bay distant from screen) 1 Long-tailed Duck (East from LDLH causeway) 1 Great White Egret (Hide Bay) 12 Goosander (East From LB causeway) [Andrew Wilson]

Abberton Reservoir 12:30 to 14:15, Beautiful
1 Great White Egret 2 Bewick's Swan (asleep in Wigborough Bay) 2 Long-tailed Duck (Pair on Layer de la Haye causeway) 6 Scaup (LDLH causeway all female) 7 Ruff (Wigborough Bay) 20 Dunlin 2 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Redshank 2 Goosander (sleeping males) 2 Kestrel 1 Buzzard [David Allen]

Abberton Reservoir 14:05 to 14:45, Layer-de-la-Haye Causeway only
3 Great White Egret 1 Little Egret 1 Kestrel 1 Redshank 3 Goosander (males) 1 Smew (mobile redhead) 2 Long-tailed Duck 10 Scaup (mainly females) [Sean Gregory]

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Friday 08 Nov

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00, Bright sunny start, soon misting over with light rain early p.m.
2 Bewick's Swan (Wig. Bay) 2 Long-tailed Duck (East of LC) 2 Red-crested Pochard (Male and female from Island Hide) 13 Goosander (LBC) 5 Great White Egret (Hide Bay) [John Thorogood]

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Thursday 07 Nov

Abberton Reservoir 13:45 to 15:30,
17 Goosander (7 Layer de la Haye causeway + 10 Layer Breton causeway) 1000 Teal (+) 1 Scaup (2 females E of LdlHC) 1 Ring-necked Duck (1 male E of LdlHC) 2 Long-tailed Duck (distant pair E of LdlHC) 10 Goldeneye (+) 500 Lapwing (+ Wigborough Bay) 3 Ruff (Wig Bay) 2 Dunlin (Wig Bay) 3 Bewick's Swan (3 adults Wig Bay) 1 Mediterranean Gull (2nd year bird Wig Bay) 14 Egyptian Goose (Wig Bay) [Liz Huxley]

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Sunday 03 Nov

Abberton Reservoir 11:00 to 16:00, Calm
8 Black-tailed Godwit 5 Goosander 3 Buzzard 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Dunlin 15 Golden Plover 20 Ruff 1 Sparrowhawk 5 Stonechat 1 Long-tailed Duck 2 Great White Egret 20 Goldeneye 1 Pintail 20 Egyptian Goose 10 Wigeon [Yvonne Watling]

Abberton Reservoir 14:30 to 16:00, Grey, but mild and still
1 Ring-necked Duck (Drake E of LdlH c/way) 4 Great White Egret 1 Peregrine Falcon 2 Goosander 15 Goldeneye [Sean Nixon]

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Saturday 02 Nov

Abberton Reservoir 13:00 to 15:30, Windy
5 Great White Egret 8 Goosander 10 Goldeneye 6 Wigeon 2 Stonechat 12 Skylark 2 Kestrel 2 Marsh Harrier [Yvonne Watling]

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 15:00, Overcast With heavy showers AM. Moderate to Fresh South Westerly wind.. 12c
2 Little Grebe (LBC) 6 Great White Egret (Bay Hide) 6 Wigeon (At least LDLH Causeway) 20 Goldeneye (At least) 1 Long-tailed Duck (LDLH Causeway) 7 Goosander (LDLH Causeway 4 Females 3 Males) 1 Shelduck (Wigbourgh Bay Viewing Hide) 1 Sparrowhawk (Male - Old Road) 2 Marsh Harrier (Gwens Hide) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Male - Bay Hide) 4 Ringed Plover (Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide) 13 Black-tailed Godwit (Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide) 3 Green Sandpiper (Bay Hide) 1 Redshank (LDLH Causeway) 9 Dunlin (Bay Hide / Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide) 2 Fieldfare (LDLH Causeway) 1 Stonechat (Gwens Hide (60 species today at Abberton Reservoir)) [Mick Woodruff]

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Monday 28 Oct

Abberton Reservoir 14:00 to 14:30, Sunny, bright conditions, slight breeze.
1 Long-tailed Duck (Viewed from LDLH causeway, quite distant.) [Paul Saward]

Abberton Reservoir 12:00 to 16:00, Cold
2 Great White Egret 20 Egyptian Goose 1 Long-tailed Duck (Ldlh causeway ) 2 Stonechat 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Lesser Whitethroat 500 Cormorant 1 Meadow Pipit 1 Cetti's Warbler 3 Goldeneye 20 Pintail [Yvonne Watling]

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Sunday 27 Oct

Abberton Reservoir 09:50 to 10:30, bright but cold and breezy, birds of note from LDLH causeway
1 Long-tailed Duck 2 Goosander (redheads) 1 Great White Egret 1 Goldeneye (male) [Ashley Gooding]

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Saturday 19 Oct

Abberton Reservoir 12:00 to 16:00, Sunny
6 Great White Egret 7 Goldeneye 6 Goosander 2 Marsh Harrier 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Ruff 1 Redshank 1 Snipe 15 Egyptian Goose 2 Stonechat 1 Wheatear 1 Long-tailed Duck [Yvonne Watling]

Abberton Reservoir 08:00 to 16:00,
1 Little Grebe (LBC) 10 Little Egret (At least) 4 Great White Egret (At least) 1 Long-tailed Duck (Female - In front of Visitors Centre) 6 Goosander (LBC - All females) 2 Shelduck (Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide) 2 Egyptian Goose (LDLH Causeway) 1 Black Swan (Billets Farm) 2 Buzzard (Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide) 1 Marsh Harrier (Female - Billets Farm) 6 Golden Plover (Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide) 16 Black-tailed Godwit (Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide) 1 Green Sandpiper (LDLHC Causeway) 1 Redshank (LDLHC Causeway) 6 Ruff (Wigbourgh Bay viewing hide - At least) 1 Green Woodpecker (At least - Reserve) 1 Wheatear (Female-Tern Raft,front of Gwen's Hide) 3 Fieldfare (Wild Wood) 2 Stonechat (Front of Visitors Centre) 2 Cetti's Warbler (LBC 1 sighting+1 calling) 3 Goldcrest (Old Road - At Least 3) 2 Grey Wagtail (LBC) 1 Yellowhammer (LBC) 1 Kingfisher (LBC ( 65 species sighted today ) [Mick Woodruff]

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Friday 18 Oct

Abberton Reservoir 09:30 to 11:30, Overcaste, with sun breaking through. SW breeze
1 Ring Ouzel (1W male in Wild wood) 3 Song Thrush 37 Stock Dove 1 Buzzard 1 Great White Egret [Sean Nixon]

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