Berkshire Bird News

Friday 17th September 2021

17/09/21Black RedstartEmmbrook1R Dawson
Female type briefly on the roof of No 40 Potter Crescent.  
17/09/21SparrowhawkLower Earley1D J Mills
fem. Over flying straight at about 50 feet high.  
17/09/21Black RedstartEmmbrook5P O'Neill
male fem juv. Various sightings since 05 Sep. Up to 4 individuals reported from garden in Potter Crescent on 10 Sep. Probably 5 individuals seen on 11 Sep, all female types and two moulting heavily. 5 seen this morning; 4 around gardens near entrance to Potter Crescent including a male in almost full adult plumage. Presumably this individual also heard singing. One female type seen on roof in Copsewood, 500m from usual area. Also one female type in Eamer Crescent/Miles Way at 19:00hrs last night.  
17/09/21Green SandpiperColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes4M Hunt
Briefly front of hide.  
17/09/21Ring-necked ParakeetEmmbrook14P O'Neill
Over Queens Road heading NE.