DEAD SWANS Sadly 4 dead Swans were found at Hosehill recently. BBOWT and DEFRA have been advised due to the current national outbreak of Avian flu strain H5N1. This strain can be contracted by humans so if you come across dead birds don't touch them! Any sightings of multiple dead wild birds should be reported to DEFRA on 03459 335577.

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

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
25/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1M Norman
09:15
fem. Showing quite well in front of the hide early on. SU496663.  
22/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1G Stewart
13:30
fem. Still present.  
21/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1N Cleere
10:00
f.  
19/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1N Cleere
10:40
f.  
18/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1N Cleere
10:15
f.  
16/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1R Keel
11:53
fem. SU499662.  
09/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1A E Hickman
11:50
fem. Finally got to see this bird! Have some pics and video but nowhere near as good as Andy T's. Bird was fairly close in front of the hide with tufties.  
07/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1M J Dear
14:00
f.  
05/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1R Keel
09:30
fem.  
03/04/21ScaupLower Farm GP1M J Dear
09:01
f.  
29/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1D Andrews
14:17
fem.  
27/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1M J Taylor
f.  
26/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1M J Dear
14:09
f.  
24/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1N Cleere
11:20
f.  
22/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1N Cleere
11:20
f.  
20/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1N Cleere
10:00
f. still present and associating with male Tuftie.  
18/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1M J Dear
08:55
F. Showing well with m tuftie.  
17/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1G Stewart
16:00
Female-Thanks Nigel for reporting it-when I saw it, I thought initially that it was a Female Tufted but you have confirmed what I suspected it to be.. Clearly it had a bluish Beak and a good white patches above the beak but it kept on diving so difficult to get good views.  
17/03/21ScaupLower Farm GP1N Cleere
10:33
f. possibly the Searles Farm Lane individual relocating.  
16/03/21ScaupSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1D Andrews
10:41
fem. Same place.  
14/03/21ScaupSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1N J Bucknell
10:05
fem.  
14/03/21ScaupSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1R C Watts
11:10
 
09/03/21ScaupSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1J C Morgan
09:30
f juv.  
08/03/21ScaupBurghfield GPs1S Robertson
13:01
SU689702.  
06/03/21ScaupSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1V F Brown
15:55
Probable
Juvenile, on its own. SU685704.  
03/03/21ScaupSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1D Andrews
16:08
fem. Nice view at last seen with J ANDREWS.  
21/02/21ScaupSearle's Farm Lane GP (W), Burghfield GPs1K E Moore
15:30
1st w. fem. Well seen.  
02/02/21ScaupSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1S Robertson
13:15
Probable
Studied with binoculars for a good while, White patch around bill, female or juvenile, first ever sighting so 90% confident.  
04/01/21ScaupSearle's Farm Lane GP (N), Burghfield GPs1K E Moore
14:30
juv. The pale ear coverts seem to be fading.