Date Details Sitename
Monday 27 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 13:30 to 16:00, Cloudy some sunshine
Glossy Ibis (Seen from Layer Breton Causeway) 30 Swallow 10 Yellow Wagtail 10 Pied Wagtail 2 Wheatear ( Screen at Billets Farm) Whinchat (Screen Billets Farm) White Wagtail (Kindly pointed out from screen at Billets Farm) Osprey (Also kindly pointed out in distance while at Screen at Billets Farm) 2 Common Tern (Layer De La Haye Causeway) [Paul Fletcher]

Abberton Reservoir 15:00 to 18:00,
Ferruginous Duck (Hide bay 4pm) Great White Egret (Wig bay 5pm) 4 Red-crested Pochard (Wig bay incl white one) 2 Ruff (1hidebay 1 wig bay) Black Tern (Hide bay) [Stephen Entwistle]

Abberton Reservoir 15:30 to 18:30,
Hobby (Hide bay3pm) Cuckoo (Wig bay 5.45pm ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Abberton Reservoir
Sunday 26 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 07:00 to 07:30, Layer Breton causeway
2 Willow Warbler 6 Chiffchaff Lesser Whitethroat Reed Warbler 10 Yellow Wagtail 100 Greylag Goose (feeding in fields) 100 Canada Goose (feeding in fields) 100 Swallow (feeding over water) 50 Sand Martin (feeding over water) 2 Whitethroat Cetti's Warbler Common Gull (this year's juvenile) [Tony Kennelly]

Abberton Reservoir 07:30 to 08:30, Layer de la Haye causeway & Wigborough Bay
2 Great White Egret (1 in Wig Bay & other very distant) 50 Black-tailed Godwit (Wig Bay) 4 Ruff (W of LDLHC) 6 Common Tern 20 Yellow Wagtail 100 Starling [Tony Kennelly]

Abberton Reservoir 10:00 to 11:45, Cool,breezy,spots rain
3 Yellow Wagtail (Layer Breton Causeway) Glossy Ibis (LBC) Great White Egret (LBC) 4 Green Sandpiper (LBC) Kingfisher (LBC) Peregrine Falcon (Wigborough Bay) 47 Black-tailed Godwit (Wig bay) 4 Red-crested Pochard (Wig bay) [Barbara Leport]

Abberton Reservoir
Saturday 25 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 15:00 to 16:30, Pleasant.
Peregrine Falcon Glossy Ibis (Flew from island over Layer Breton causeway to bush where many little egrets congregate) Green Sandpiper 15 Egyptian Goose [David Allen]

Abberton Reservoir
Friday 24 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 15:30 to 17:45, Strong NW wind, cool and grey
2 Great White Egret (1 Wigborough Bay, 1 west over LB causeway) Glossy Ibis (Briefly SE corner, LB causeway) 12 Yellow Wagtail Red-crested Pochard 25 Sand Martin 72 Swallow 6 House Martin 2 Buzzard 2 Marsh Harrier 3 Green Sandpiper (LB causeway) [Sean Nixon]

Abberton Reservoir
Tuesday 21 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 19:00 to 20:15,
Great White Egret (Stood on sluice wall to NE of LBC) 2 Garganey (Females, Lodge Lane) 5 Egyptian Goose (LBC) [Matt Turner]

Abberton Reservoir
Sunday 19 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 16:00 to 17:15, Pleasant.
Great White Egret (Layer Breton causeway) 4 Black Tern (LdlH causeway) 18 Yellow Wagtail (Wigborough Bay) 38 Egyptian Goose (Including 4 goslings) Barnacle Goose (Wigborough Bay) 16 Black-tailed Godwit (Wigborough Bay) 69 Little Egret Whitethroat 4 Ringed Plover (Wigborough Bay) [David Allen]

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Saturday 18 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 10:30 to 15:00, mainly overcast, SW breeze
Great White Egret (Wigborough Bay) 4 Red-crested Pochard (2 from LdLHC; 2 in Wigborough Bay) Wigeon (Wigborough Bay; male) Marsh Harrier (Wigborough Bay; female) 2 Buzzard (Hide Bay) 4 Black Tern (Gwen's Hide) 2 Common Sandpiper 3 Garganey (Gwen's Hide (adult + 2 juveniles)) 2 Peregrine Falcon (Gwen's Hide) 2 Hobby (Island Hide) 2 Kestrel 30 Yellow Wagtail (Gwen's Hide) Wheatear (Gwen's Hide) Common Gull (LBC) Whitethroat (Gwen's Hide) Swift (Wigborough Bay) [Mark Gregory]

Abberton Reservoir 15:00 to 17:30,
2 Great White Egret Ruff (Male LB causeway) 4 Black Tern (LdlH causeway) 5 Red-crested Pochard (Wig. Bay ) 10 Yellow Wagtail 2 Little Ringed Plover (Juveniles, LdLh causeway) [Sean Nixon]

Abberton Reservoir
Friday 17 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 13:00 to 16:00,
2 Black Tern [John Thorogood]

Abberton Reservoir
Wednesday 15 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 06:30 to 13:00,
2 Kingfisher (Layer Breton cway) 9 Common Sandpiper 4 Green Sandpiper Redshank 3 Garganey (Wigborough Bay (feeding on weedy edge)) 3 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Great White Egret (Between causeways) 2 Marsh Harrier (1st year male and 2nd year male) 3 Black Tern (1 Hide Bay, 2 Lodge Lane vewpoint) 27 Swift (Abberton Church) Sparrowhawk 2 Buzzard 2 Peregrine Falcon (juveniles hunting over Wigborough Bay) 5 Red-crested Pochard (2 eclipse males & 3 females Wigborough Bay) Black Swan (Wigborough Bay) 3 Common Gull 50 Yellow Wagtail 17 Common Tern [Steve Grimwade]

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Tuesday 14 Aug

Abberton Reservoir 14:30 to 15:30,
2 Black Tern (from Abbertoon Church) 2 Wheatear (Abberton Church) 2 Common Sandpiper (Abberton Church) 3 Red-crested Pochard (LDLH) Great White Egret (LDLH) [Richard Allen]

Abberton Reservoir 13:00 to 17:00, Warm sunny at times
Glossy Ibis (Seen close to Gwen Hide) [John Thorogood]

Abberton Reservoir