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You searched for all sightings reported between 01/01/2021 and 31/12/2021.

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
19/09/21Lesser Black-backed GullLower Farm GP1N Cleere
10:30
ad. Dutch colour ringed bird seen here on 4th Aug (black left tibia; green CA on right tibia).  
19/09/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange20K G White
07:00
Mixed flock of gulls scavenging food from the appalling amount of litter scattered around the market place and the Wharf parking areas. Amongst them is a colour-ringed Lesser, at least 4, may be 5 alphanumerics. SU474669.  
13/09/21Lesser Black-backed GullMoor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
10:37
Ad, CLN.  
06/09/21Lesser Black-backed GullEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
08:42
Ad. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
30/08/21Lesser Black-backed GullMoor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
10:30
Ad, CLN.  
27/08/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange2K G White
06:15
foraging around town centre. SU474669.  
23/08/21Lesser Black-backed GullEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
09:59
Ad. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
22/08/21Lesser Black-backed GullAldworth1000R Crawford
16:00
In field being ploughed.  
22/08/21Lesser Black-backed GullEast Fen, Moor Green Lakes12J M Clark
20:30
at least at roost. Please only view from the public bridleway.  
20/08/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange3K G White
06:35
Foraging around town centre. SU474669.  
05/08/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange3K G White
07:51
Foraging over town centre. SU473669.  
29/07/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow6R C Price
16:30
All juv. On marsh .  
27/07/21Lesser Black-backed GullLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP2R C Watts
11:30
 
27/07/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange16K G White
07:07
mixed. 4 juvs & others in noisy flock over Hambridge Lane warehouses. SU474668.  
25/07/21Lesser Black-backed GullHambridge Lane Newbury14K G White
08:38
Agitated flock arguing over warehouse rooftops amongst themselves. One fresh juv and sev imms in the group...quite a bit of chasing and a lot of noise. SU485670.  
22/07/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange2K G White
06:52
Foraging over town centre. SU474669.  
13/07/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange3K G White
07:30
Various immature aged birds foraging around the streets and Wharf. SU473669.  
02/07/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange4K G White
07:04
foraging around town centre. SU473669.  
27/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullHolyport1S K Proddow
14:00
On green.  
27/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange5K G White
06:30
foraging around town centre. SU472670.  
21/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange3K G White
08:05
Mobbed Mrs N as she flew off hunting towards Lower Farm. The gulls seem to be nesting on warehouse rooves in Hambridge Lane. SU472670.  
21/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
08:20
ad. Mobbing Mrs N as she came back with prey from the racecourse direction. B69 intercepted the gull and chased it away. A remarkable sequence of events. The ever-present gulls are going to become an increasing problem for the BT Peregrines. SU472670.  
22/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
07:47
Shadowed Common Tern but it was too high to chase easily. SU473668.  
20/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange2K G White
07:21
foraging around town centre. SU472670.  
19/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange2K G White
07:31
foraging around town centre. SU473669.  
17/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange3K G White
07:16
Foraging around town centre. SU473668.  
16/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange1K G White
05:30
foraging around BT. SU473669.  
09/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullHolyport1S K Proddow
07:00
Holyport green.  
06/06/21Lesser Black-backed GullHolyport1S K Proddow
13:00
On Green.  
30/05/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange3K G White
06:44
Foraging around the Wharf and town centre. Includes 2 immatures . SU474669.  
25/05/21Lesser Black-backed GullFleethill Farm2J M Clark
13:00
pair of adults. Water levels very high, no habitat for waders to breed. Private site, view only from footpath.  
11/05/21Lesser Black-backed GullBray GPs1S K Proddow
17:00
 
26/04/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow6R C Price
16:20
On marsh.  
17/04/21Lesser Black-backed GullNewbury BT Exchange6K G White
07:04
Foraging around town centre and getting very close to BT without challenge. SU473668.  
12/04/21Lesser Black-backed GullWoose Hill2P Bright-Thomas
12:15
ad. Two adults chasing each other around, calling.  
05/04/21Lesser Black-backed GullCharvil Meadows2K Sparks
12:14
in formerly flooded field.  
30/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow3R C Price
11:30
Adults . On marsh.  
29/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Valley Business Park, Reading9K Sparks
11:25
Deeper calls than the usual Herring Gull alerted me to two flocks around the office buildings and nearby housing. Probable migration pulse - only singles and one double up till now.  
28/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullWakers Farm, Fifield2S D Abbott
14:58
 
21/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullEarley2K Sparks
11:04
Cruising around suburb together.  
15/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullEarley1K Sparks
09:52
cruising around.  
14/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow10R C Price
15:00
Washing on marsh.  
11/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullEmmer Green Pond2C Garrett
15:50
 
08/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Valley Business Park, Reading2K Sparks
11:40
Together on office building roof, calling loudly.  
06/03/21Lesser Black-backed GullEnglemere Pond, Ascot1J E Warren
Flew over. SU905686.  
26/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullHolyport2S K Proddow
07:00
By the village pond.  
26/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow3D Andrews
08:28
1/w juveniles.  
23/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow2R C Price
11:20
Didn’t check all Pre-adult Herring/LBBG so probably more.  
24/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullHolyport2S K Proddow
07:00
On the Green.  
17/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Meadows, Purley3M J Smith
14:00
At least on Berks side, 1 black backed and 2 mid grey backed.  
16/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullGreen Park1S Robertson
14:05
 
12/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullTilehurst1R Crawford
08:15
On my back lawn with 30-40 BH Gulls devouring stale croissants.  
12/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Meadows, Purley1M J Smith
15:59
Black back individual feeding with 2 Common gull on flooded field western side of Springs farm.  
12/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullGreen Park2D W Hampton
11:30
on lake by new school / nursery.  
09/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullEarley1K Sparks
09:22
flying over low.  
05/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Valley Business Park, Reading3K Sparks
10:14
adults with 25 Herring Gull on flooded field.  
01/02/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Valley Business Park, Reading1K Sparks
15:27
On flooded fields.  
31/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullHurst1P O'Neill
12:30
In with Black-headed gulls.  
26/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullEarley1K Sparks
11:12
perched on street lamp over London Road.  
25/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullMoor Green Lakes1S Stevenson
14:00
With flock of ducks on CLN. SU806625.  
25/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow1S Robertson
13:02
On Marsh.  
22/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullFobney Meadow3R C Price
12:30
On marsh.  
06/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Meadows, Purley14M J Smith
16:23
In flooded field just south of lock with road, all very dark black backed, not dark grey of usual bb gulls found around the lock fields, ie s sp Fuscus?  
04/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullThames Valley Business Park, Reading2K Sparks
11:53
ssp graellsii.  
03/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullNew workings, Moor Green Lakes100R J Godden
08:00
On East Fen, CLN and Manor Lake before dispersing around this time. Please only view from the public footpath.  
02/01/21Lesser Black-backed GullCaversham Park1R C Watts
11:12
On pond.  
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