Date Details Sitename
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]

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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]

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Friday 10 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:30 to 16:00, Dry, overcast to start turning clear & bright. Cool SW breeze. 8c. Sightings with Brenda.
2 Goosander (Pair, Rawl hide.) 10 Goldeneye (5 pair.) 300 Wigeon (Plus. Usual winter numbers.) 50 Gadwall (Circa.) 200 Teal (At least.) 20 Mallard 4 Grey Heron 1 Peregrine Falcon (Male. Perched on W bank tree top. Often seen atop same tree.) 1 Buzzard (W bank tree tops.) 1 Marsh Harrier (Female, over W bank reeds.) 1 Goldcrest (2 Red Fox, together from Rawl hide.) 1 Wren (1 Muntjac Deer, Rawl hide.) 1 Robin [David Hale]

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Friday 03 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 11:15 to 13:15, Cloudy, cold wind. Showers.
3 Little Grebe 6 Goldeneye (Adjacent North Lagoon.) 5 Goosander (Three males, two females.) 1 Marsh Harrier (Adult female, North Lagoon.) 1 Kestrel [Andrew Cox]

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Thursday 02 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 13:30 to 13:45, Quick look at causeway, very quiet
1 Swan Goose 6 Gadwall (3 pairs) 20 Great Black-backed Gull (+) 1 Jay 2 Chaffinch (Pair) [Ben Mapp]

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Wednesday 01 Jan

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:00 to 13:30,
1 Great White Egret (From Oak hide but distant) 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Marsh Harrier 8 Goosander [David Jobbins]

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Tuesday 24 Dec

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:15 to 11:00, Sun & clouds. Breezy.
300 Wigeon (Approx. Most in field behind centre.) 150 Teal (At least. Most from RAWL hide.) 40 Gadwall (At least. Across the site.) 7 Goldeneye (Six on the far side from RAWL hide. One drake. close from the visitor centre.) 2 Buzzard (Above woods on the western side.) [Andrew Cox]

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Wednesday 18 Dec

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:30 to 15:00, Dry & sunny, light S breeze, 8c. Sightings with Brenda from Causeway, Rawl & Lyster hides.
12 Goldeneye (Plus.) 1 Tufted Duck (Drake. Tufted few & far between this winter.) 200 Wigeon (Circa.) 12 Goosander 2 Shoveler (Drakes. ) 10 Gadwall (Circa.) 100 Teal (Circa.) 20 Mallard 2 Grey Heron 2 Egyptian Goose 1 Long-tailed Duck (Distant from Rawl hide. Showed for 5 minutes before disappearing.) 30 Common Gull (Plus.) 3 Little Grebe 1 Peregrine Falcon (Male.) 1 Marsh Harrier (Female.) 1 Sparrowhawk (Sparring with Peregrine.) 1 Buzzard 12 Great Crested Grebe (Circa.) [David Hale]

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Monday 09 Dec

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:45 to 14:30, Dry, sunny, NW wind, 8c. Most birds sheltering tight to W bank. Sightings With Brenda from Rawl, Lyster hides & Causeway.
12 Goosander (9 drakes, 3 females.) 10 Goldeneye (Circa.) 200 Wigeon (Circa. Grazing meadow.) 1000 Coot (At least.) 100 Teal (Circa. ) 4 Egyptian Goose 3 Little Grebe 5 Grey Heron 2 Gadwall (Pair.) 6 Mallard (3 pair. ) 6 Great Crested Grebe 5 Moorhen 5 Common Gull 100 Black-headed Gull (Plus. ) 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Wind felled tree across woodland footpath !.) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Looking like a juvenile. Failed sortie in front of Rawl hide.) 2 Buzzard (Red Fox & Muntjac Deer, Rawl hide.) 3 Jay 4 Mute Swan [David Hale]

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