Date Details Sitename
Saturday 07 Mar

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:20 to 13:00, sunny periods, increasing SW winds; cool
110 Wigeon (grazing meadow) 10 Goldeneye 7 Goosander (2 male; 5 female type) 4 White-fronted Goose (field near Fremnells Causeway) 6 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier (male) 1 Green Sandpiper ( Fremnells Causeway) 3 Raven (two birds seen regularly from hides between south lagoon & Middlemead; joined by a 3rd bird with flew SE) 1 Chiffchaff (singing far bank from point hide) [Mark Gregory]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Tuesday 03 Mar

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:30 to 15:30, Showers, sun & cloud. W breeze, 8c. Sightings with Brenda.
1 Raven (Large Corvid with fingered wing tips, large wedge tail. 2 Carrion Crow harassing the Raven were much smaller .) 2 Peregrine Falcon (Probable pair.) 1 Marsh Harrier (Female.) 1 Kestrel 2 Buzzard 1 Red Kite (Showing for some time over W bank treetops.) 500 Wigeon (Circa.) 10 Goosander (4 drakes, 6 females.) 2 Oystercatcher 20 Lapwing (Circa. Fly overs.) 15 Goldeneye (Circa.) 3 Shoveler (2 drakes 1 female. ) 7 Common Gull 3 Song Thrush 1 Coal Tit (Feeders.) 2 Egyptian Goose 1 Mute Swan 50 Tufted Duck (Circa.) 30 Gadwall (Plus) 6 Shelduck (On Meadow.) 1 Jay (1 Muntjac Deer from Rawl hide.) [David Hale]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Sunday 01 Mar

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:50 to 11:10,
1 Red Kite (Over NW) 2 Goosander 2 Marsh Harrier 2 Raven 8 Buzzard 1 Oystercatcher [David Jobbins]

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00,
11 White-fronted Goose (From causeway in grazing meadow with Canada Geese and Greylags) [David Jobbins]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Sunday 23 Feb

Hanningfield Reservoir 14:00 to 16:45, Breezy. Selected avian highlights only.
8 White-fronted Goose (In meadow adjacent to Fremnell's Causeway) 1 Mistle Thrush (In meadow adjacent to Fremnell's Causeway) 1 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Shelduck (In grazing meadow.) 3 Egyptian Goose 4 Lapwing 7 Goosander 100 Wigeon (+, in grazing meadow.) 1 Grey Heron [Andrew Allen]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Friday 07 Feb

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:15 to 16:00, Dry, sun & cloud, cool light SE breeze. Max 10c. Sightings with Brenda.
4 Marsh Harrier (2 pair, W bank.) 4 Buzzard (Over W bank treetops. ) 2 Sparrowhawk (Together, probable pair. Over W bank treetops.) 1 Kestrel 1 Shoveler (Drake, on meadow pond.) 300 Wigeon (Circa.) 11 Goldeneye (M & F.) 3 Goosander (Female's.) 4 Shelduck (2 pair.) 30 Great Crested Grebe (Plus.) 100 Lapwing (Circa) 50 Teal (Circa.) 50 Gadwall (At least.) 2 Goldcrest (Rawl hide.) 4 Song Thrush (Feeding in leaf litter together, Rawl hide.) 2 Long-tailed Tit (Rawl hide.) 2 Grey Heron 1 Wren 2 Treecreeper (Together, probable pair. Rawl hide.) 12 Lesser Black-backed Gull (At least.) 6 Common Gull 100 Black-headed Gull (Circa.) 4 Robin (At least.) [David Hale]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Monday 03 Feb

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:00 to 10:15, Dry, W breeze, overcast, 10c. Sighting with Brenda. Causeway only.
3 Mistle Thrush (Grazing meadow opposite fishery.) 10 Pied Wagtail (Grazing meadow opposite fishery.) 6 Common Gull 6 Great Crested Grebe 5 Goldeneye [David Hale]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Sunday 26 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00,
11 White-fronted Goose (On grazing meadow viewable from EWT reserve ) 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Marsh Harrier 3 Goosander [David Jobbins]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Monday 20 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 14:30 to 15:50, Dry, calm, clear sunny sky. Cold 6c. Sightings with Brenda from W end of causeway.
1 Goosander (Fly by female.) 200 Wigeon (Circa, on grazing meadow.) 50 Greylag Goose (Circa.) 1 White-fronted Goose (Flew in with 7 Greylag, landing out of site behind meadow hedge.) 50 Canada Goose (Circa.) 16 Common Gull (On fence posts.) 10 Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 Jay 8 Fieldfare (At least. Feeding on worms behind meadow hedge. ) 1 Blackbird (Female.) 1 Robin 3 Pied Wagtail 50 Black-headed Gull (Plus.) 4 Mallard (2 pair. ) 4 Great Crested Grebe [David Hale]

Hanningfield Reservoir
Sunday 19 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny ,cold breeze
6 Goosander (Point Hide) 1 Marsh Harrier (Male distant reed bed Rawl Hide) 15 Goldeneye 8 White-fronted Goose (Field next to causeway) [Matthew Davison]

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Thursday 16 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 13:00 to 15:00, Overcast with some light rain
2 Goosander (both female) 19 Goldeneye 1 Mistle Thrush 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 120 Common Gull (+) 3 Buzzard 4 Egyptian Goose 3 Jay [Matt Turner]

Hanningfield Reservoir