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DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
25/09/21LapwingLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP7R C Watts
13:35
 
20/09/21LapwingEnglefield120R Crawford
07:30
 
19/09/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1K P Duncan
 
12/09/21LapwingEton Wick10B Crathorne
12:00
Plus another 30 on the Bucks side.  
06/09/21LapwingPadworth Lane GP60K E Moore
14:00
Approx.  
06/09/21LapwingMoor Green Lakes28S K Proddow
08:30
 
01/09/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs57R Crawford
07:30
 
31/08/21LapwingDorney Wetlands, Jubilee River35B Crathorne
11:00
 
26/08/21LapwingColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes50J M Clark
06:15
very approx.  
25/08/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs38R Crawford
09:30
 
23/08/21LapwingDorney Wetlands, Jubilee River15B Crathorne
13:15
 
22/08/21LapwingLea Farm Lake22M F Walford
15:16
 
16/08/21LapwingMoor Green Lakes50R F Milligan
09:35
50+, flew in from the west onto Tern Island, CLN.  
14/08/21LapwingCrookham Pools, Crookham Common46A B Merrick
07:00
44 flushed off pools by dog, heading towards Lower Farm.  
13/08/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs51R Crawford
08:30
 
12/08/21LapwingNew workings, Moor Green Lakes120R Murfitt
10:00
Approx on pool at west end past Pine peninsula. Please only view from the public footpath.  
12/08/21LapwingNew workings, Moor Green Lakes120R Murfitt
10:00
Approx on pool at west end past Pine peninsula. Please only view from the public footpath.  
07/08/21LapwingEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes125J M Clark
20:00
in flight. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
07/08/21LapwingEnglefield64R Crawford
07:00
 
03/08/21LapwingFleethill Farm5J M Clark
16:00
Private site, view only from footpath.  
01/08/21LapwingEnglefield100L Ellams
09:50
100+ lapwing in field with 100+ greylag geese.  
19/07/21LapwingEton Wick8B Crathorne
08:30
 
18/07/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs11A B Merrick
11:00
Island.  
14/07/21LapwingEton Wick18K Rhodes
10:25
In flooded field opposite jubilee river weir.  
05/07/21LapwingCrookham Pools, Crookham Common50A E Hickman
Including 1 near-fledged chick, the only one of the season on the site!, as far as I know. Also three fully fledged juveniles in the post breeding flock of about 45 birds- assumed to be from elsewhere.  
28/06/21LapwingPadworth Lane GP16K E Moore
15:30
They flew off to the floods area.  
15/06/21LapwingFobney Meadow5L Ellams
14:01
 
15/06/21LapwingPadworth Lane GP10A E Hickman
10:14
10 birds included one obvious family of 2 adults and two recently fledged young (capable of flight but not fully grown). There was at least one other fledged juv amongst the remaining 6 birds. Assumed to have come from the floods across the road.  
14/06/21LapwingFobney Meadow3R C Price
17:45
On marsh.  
12/06/21LapwingFobney Meadow1R C Price
20:45
On marsh.  
13/06/21LapwingThurle Down2N J Bucknell
12:05
 
12/06/21LapwingLea Farm Lake15F J Cottington
09:00
 
09/06/21LapwingEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes15R Murfitt
08:30
Post-breeding gathering already. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
07/06/21LapwingLea Farm Lake5P Bright-Thomas
12:15
 
03/06/21LapwingPangbourne2A Taylor
18:20
Still in large arable field between railway and A329.  
31/05/21LapwingThurle Down3N J Bucknell
19:25
 
29/05/21LapwingEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes6D Valler
21:50
Initially 2, but a fox came and disturbed them and at least 6 flew up trying to defend. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
29/05/21LapwingThurle Down4N J Bucknell
14:20
 
28/05/21LapwingWokingham7D Sussex
06:30
2 adults and at least 3 'largish' juvs (think from 2 seperate broods) on usual nesting site by level crossing Easthampstead Road. " other adults nearby on Grays Farm.  
23/05/21LapwingEton Wick1K Rhodes
11:19
Flew over heading south towards Windsor.  
20/05/21LapwingUfton Court1P Hickman
08:25
On the field north east of Ufton Court.  
16/05/21LapwingThurle Down4N J Bucknell
10:45
looks like two pairs with nests.  
12/05/21LapwingPangbourne6A Taylor
17:30
In large recently sown field between railway and A329.  
11/05/21LapwingEnglefield13R Crawford
06:30
Including one small chick.  
10/05/21LapwingWaltham St Lawrence2S K Proddow
16:30
Field north of railway.  
06/05/21LapwingFobney Meadow4R C Price
18:00
Flying around marsh.  
05/05/21LapwingFobney Meadow1R C Price
10:30
Flying south over meadows west of footpath 6.  
02/05/21LapwingColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes3P Bright-Thomas
17:00
2m, 1f. On Plover Island, males flying and displaying.  
02/05/21LapwingFobney Meadow2R C Price
19:05
Back of marsh.  
01/05/21LapwingPangbourne2A Taylor
16:00
Still in large field between railway and A329.  
01/05/21LapwingWarfield2D A MacKenzie Dodds
14:05
Vocally and insistently chasing off marauding corvids (2 jackdaws & 1 carrion crow) from their nest. SU883722.  
30/04/21LapwingPangbourne STW3M Winkworth
11:15
At least this number still in the field near the main road.  
27/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow4R C Price
18:10
On marsh and displaying at times.  
26/04/21LapwingRemenham3A N Stow
17:30
 
26/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow4R C Price
16:20
On and around marsh.  
25/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow4R C Price
15:30
Displaying over marsh.  
25/04/21LapwingThurle Down4N J Bucknell
14:20
apparently two on nests.  
25/04/21LapwingFleethill Farm2P Bright-Thomas
10:30
pr. Male displaying. Private site, view only from footpath.  
25/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow8J E Andrews
07:15
 
25/04/21LapwingWestley Mill12P Mannion
08:45
m, f, imm. At least four nests being vigorously defended in fields around Westley Mill. Three chicks seen running around with parents at one nest.  
24/04/21LapwingSulhamstead Abbots1P Hickman
17:10
At the pool opposite Abbots Farm.  
24/04/21LapwingLower Culham Farm, Medmenham1B Crathorne
14:30
 
24/04/21LapwingEling2N J Bucknell
10:00
on Yattendon Estates newly replanted Christmas tree plantation.  
24/04/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1R Holder
07:44
 
24/04/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1R Holder
07:44
 
23/04/21LapwingCrookham Pools, Crookham Common4C J Forsey
15:24
Put up by the same dog and 'humans' that flushed the Godwits etc. any amount of 'keep off' signage is not working.  
21/04/21LapwingEnglefield17R Crawford
08:15
 
20/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow1R Holder
08:09
 
19/04/21LapwingPangbourne3A Taylor
17:00
In large field between railway and A329.  
19/04/21LapwingMill Lane, Burghfield4S Wearing
09:50
SU673706.  
18/04/21LapwingWokingham6D Sussex
06:45
at least 6 seen inc. displaying etc on farmland near level crossing and part of Grays farm.  
18/04/21LapwingDorney Wetlands, Jubilee River2R Dawson
12:30
 
18/04/21LapwingWaltham St Lawrence2S K Proddow
10:43
North of church.  
18/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow1M F Walford
08:29
 
17/04/21LapwingThurle Down5N J Bucknell
10:30
 
17/04/21LapwingWaltham St Lawrence8R Dawson
10:15
In ploughed field N of railway. 2 sitting. SU822779.  
16/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow1A V Lawson
13:17
 
16/04/21LapwingEnglefield23R Crawford
07:00
Six on nests.  
15/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow1J J Kearns
15:34
 
15/04/21LapwingNuptown1B Crathorne
12:00
 
15/04/21LapwingPangbourne STW5M Winkworth
13:45
In the field near the main road.  
13/04/21LapwingFobney Meadow5R Righelato
11:15
 
12/04/21LapwingStrand Water, Cookham1M Vogel
12:30
 
10/04/21LapwingCrookham Pools, Crookham Common3R C Watts
12:07
SU532639.  
07/04/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods5A E Hickman
12:20
Three sitting on nests on the main field. SU609675.  
04/04/21LapwingThurle Down4N J Bucknell
09:30
 
04/04/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1R Hanson
10:45
On island.  
03/04/21LapwingThurle Down2N J Bucknell
16:00
 
15/03/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs3K P Duncan
 
30/03/21LapwingFobney Meadow4R C Price
11:30
2 land on field east of marsh. 1 east end of marsh.  
27/03/21LapwingFobney Meadow4R C Price
08:30
On marsh.  
27/03/21LapwingThurle Down3N J Bucknell
12:30
also 8 and two Curlews at Juniper Valley, Aston Upthorpe, Oxon.  
24/03/21LapwingFobney Meadow1P Bright-Thomas
17:30
On meadows.  
23/03/21LapwingPangbourne2A Taylor
16:20
In large field, still mainly in stubble, between railway and A329.  
24/03/21LapwingFobney Meadow3S Robertson
07:46
flying over flood.  
22/03/21LapwingSulhamstead Abbots1P Hickman
14:55
At the pool at Abbots farm.  
22/03/21LapwingNew workings, Moor Green Lakes6M Cooper
17:00
Displaying. Please only view from the public footpath.  
22/03/21LapwingFobney Meadow4R C Price
12:30
On marsh. 2 displaying.  
22/03/21LapwingSulhamstead Abbots1P Hickman
14:55
At the pool at Abbots farm.  
22/03/21LapwingEnglefield17R Crawford
08:00
 
22/03/21LapwingBisham1S Akkaraju
08:00
SU840840.  
18/03/21LapwingNew workings, Moor Green Lakes9R J Godden
09:00
Nine displaying over the landfill. Please only view from the public footpath.  
18/03/21LapwingFobney Meadow4S Robertson
07:30
flying over and around flood.  
17/03/21LapwingPangbourne7M J Smith
15:57
South of railway. SU645764.  
16/03/21LapwingThames Meadows, Purley7M J Smith
14:30
In usual field south of railway, east of Bourne road.  
14/03/21LapwingHurley Bottom2B Crathorne
10:30
 
14/03/21LapwingBucklebury1D Reynolds
09:42
First display.  
14/03/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods10R C Watts
10:15
Plus.  
12/03/21LapwingPangbourne2A Taylor
16:20
In large field between railway and A329. My first sighting this year in this traditional early spring location.  
11/03/21LapwingPadworth Lane GP50R C Watts
14:20
Plus.  
11/03/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods78R Crawford
10:30
 
09/03/21LapwingArborfield4R Righelato
21:26
Fighting off crows and kites. Probably nesting on a large stubble field on Bridge Farm.  
09/03/21LapwingFobney Meadow2R C Price
11:00
Landed on marsh. At the back, out of sight.  
09/03/21LapwingNew workings, Moor Green Lakes34R J Godden
14:00
Two pairs displaying on landfill. 30 on Plover Island. Please only view from the public footpath.  
09/03/21LapwingDorney Wetlands, Jubilee River1B Crathorne
09:30
Displaying.  
08/03/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs6A E Hickman
13:12
On the island.  
06/03/21LapwingHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1L Ellams
09:50
On island.  
05/03/21LapwingBurghfield Mill GP, Theale GPs2C Feltham
09:56
m/f.  
26/02/21LapwingFobney Meadow16R C Price
11:30
Landed out of sight at back of marsh. Also... the usual sort of numbers of Teal, Wigeon, Shoveler, Gadwall.  
26/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods250K E Moore
14:00
Approx.  
26/02/21LapwingStreatley11N J Bucknell
12:20
at Streatley Farm.  
24/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods350K E Moore
15:15
 
23/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods50D Andrews
13:47
A good 50 +.  
22/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods500K E Moore
15:30
plus.  
22/02/21LapwingMoor Green Lakes55R J Godden
10:00
On PLover Island and over New Workings.  
21/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods350K E Moore
15:30
approx.  
21/02/21LapwingStreatley22N J Bucknell
15:15
flock flying east, north of village.  
20/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods250K E Moore
14:00
Another low count.  
19/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods250K E Moore
14:30
Only.  
20/02/21LapwingColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes250P Bright-Thomas
16:45
CLN.  
20/02/21LapwingStreatley200N J Bucknell
15:00
at Streatley Farm.  
18/02/21LapwingFobney Meadow40R C Price
14:30
Over marsh . Attempted landing a few times. A few eventually did.  
18/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods400K E Moore
14:30
‘only’ 400 approx today.  
17/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods1000K E Moore
14:30
approx.  
16/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods500K E Moore
15:00
At least.  
16/02/21LapwingBurghfield GPs66S Robertson
13:05
Flying over.  
16/02/21LapwingNew workings, Moor Green Lakes26R J Godden
11:30
Please only view from the public footpath.  
15/02/21LapwingCookham28B Reeve
13:22
Cannon court farm.  
15/02/21LapwingLower Padworth50R C Watts
13:20
Plus All Birds seen with Bert May. SU611671.  
13/02/21LapwingHolyport8S K Proddow
09:00
Behind Hearne Drive.  
12/02/21LapwingHolyport10S K Proddow
16:45
Off Gays Lane.  
14/02/21LapwingStreatley39N J Bucknell
2 at Cleeve Lock meadow 10-35, 36 by Thames at Streatley Farm at 10-50 and another on Streatley Farm at 11-15.  
13/02/21LapwingPangbourne Meadow2A Taylor
15:15
Flying over Saltney Mead on Pangbourne side of Sul brook.  
13/02/21LapwingStreatley10N J Bucknell
2 still at Cleeve Lock Meadow at 12-00, 6 at Streatley Farm, 2 flying over north to south.  
13/02/21LapwingBisham45B Crathorne
11:00
 
12/02/21LapwingNewland Farm, Charvil35K Lanxon
13:00
SU768767.  
12/02/21LapwingStreatley97N J Bucknell
2 at Cleeve Lock Meadow at 14-35, 55 at Streatley Farm at 15-15 and 40 flying in form the north at 15-20.  
12/02/21LapwingCharvil19K Sparks
15:16
on field and in stubble.  
12/02/21LapwingThames Meadows, Purley25M J Smith
16:06
Flying South across Thames over Springs Farm.  
12/02/21LapwingMapledurham12S Cullura
12:00
In field by New Farm, seen from road/footpath that runs from end of The Warren in Caversham to Mapledurham.  
12/02/21LapwingHurst100P O'Neill
12:30
Three flocks totalling at least 100 in fields off Lines Road.  
12/02/21LapwingJealott's Hill24D A MacKenzie Dodds
13:26
At least. Drive by count.  
11/02/21LapwingCharvil85K Sparks
12:05
Flooded Fields along Milestone Avenue.  
10/02/21LapwingStreatley70N J Bucknell
11:10
either side of the A329 at Streatley Farm.  
10/02/21LapwingPangbourne19M Winkworth
12:30
Circling over a flooded field near the River Pang. Didn’t appear to land.  
10/02/21LapwingEnglefield46R Crawford
11:00
 
08/02/21LapwingWidbrook Common62D Cleal
16:00
Most of the pools were frozen, not one gull in sight, nor at Hedsor Wharf over Cookham Bridge just into Bucks which had hundreds the other day, not a bird to be seen.  
08/02/21LapwingHurst85P O'Neill
12:30
In fields off Lines Road, two flocks of 14 and 71.  
06/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods500K E Moore
15:00
At least, for the third day running.A single Skylark walking through plus A couple of Starlings.  
05/02/21LapwingPadworth Lane floods500K E Moore
14:00
At least.  
03/02/21LapwingFobney Meadow60A V Lawson
10:00
 
02/02/21LapwingGreen Park35S Robertson
13:30
flew over.  
01/02/21LapwingHurst50P O'Neill
12:30
Over Line Road.  
31/01/21LapwingEton Wick40K Rhodes
11:53
High over , presume heading to Dorney Common , Bucks.  
26/01/21LapwingBurghfield GPs8S Robertson
13:40
 
25/01/21LapwingStreatley55N J Bucknell
15:00
at Streatley Farm.  
24/01/21LapwingStreatley118N J Bucknell
11:30
78 on field with Golden Plover joined by 40 more flyning in from the east at 12-20.  
23/01/21LapwingStreatley10N J Bucknell
10:00
at Streatley Farm.  
22/01/21LapwingStreatley62N J Bucknell
15:00
at Streatley Farm.  
22/01/21LapwingHalfway60G Sumner
10:00
North over A4. SU403684.  
22/01/21LapwingLower Farm GP200R Young
13:20
Probably more as quite a few flew in as I was leaving.  
18/01/21LapwingKybes Lane70S Robertson
13:15
In Field. SU698690.  
17/01/21LapwingStreatley5N J Bucknell
15:50
at Streatley Farm.  
15/01/21LapwingStreatley15N J Bucknell
15:45
at Streatley Farm.  
10/01/21LapwingStreatley68N J Bucknell
11:30
at Streatley Farm.  
09/01/21LapwingCockpole Green75B Crathorne
14:30
In fields off Rose Lane.  
09/01/21LapwingStreatley80N J Bucknell
12:00
at Streatley Farm - may have been more in the fog!  
08/01/21LapwingStreatley51N J Bucknell
16:00
at Streatley Farm.  
08/01/21LapwingNew workings, Moor Green Lakes3R J Godden
09:30
Flying over. My first of the year at Moor Green and still to see any on the ground there surprisingly. Please only view from the public footpath.  
07/01/21LapwingWidbrook Common45D Fuller
15:14
ad. a flock of 45 fling back and forward North to South but did not land. SU902835.  
07/01/21LapwingWoolley Firs, Woolley Green3B Crathorne
10:00
 
04/01/21LapwingStreatley10N J Bucknell
15:00
at Streatley Farm.  
04/01/21LapwingDorney Wetlands, Jubilee River45B Crathorne
12:30
 
03/01/21LapwingStreatley32N J Bucknell
14:55
at Streatley Farm.  
03/01/21LapwingEnglefield39R Crawford
10:00
 
02/01/21LapwingStreatley65N J Bucknell
15:10
at Streatley Farm.  
02/01/21LapwingPound Copse, Arborfield100J C Morgan
10:00
min.  
01/01/21LapwingStreatley106N J Bucknell
11:30
at Streatley Farm.