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
23/06/21CurlewCompton Downs1N J Bucknell
10:00
heard calling and "bubbling" briefly.  
13/06/21CurlewWellbottom Down1C McEwan
11:52
SU3183.  
09/06/21CurlewWellbottom Down2M J Dear
09:43
 
26/05/21CurlewLowbury Hill2A Taylor
11:00
In large field between Lowbury Hill and untilled patch at top of Juniper Valley, just in Oxfordshire. Frequently flying up to see off red kites and corvids. SU542827.  
22/05/21CurlewWellbottom Down2N J Bucknell
14:15
 
17/04/21CurlewCompton Downs2J C Morgan
10:25
flying,calling and then feeding just inside berks border before flying back to oxon.  
13/04/21CurlewBurnthouse Lane GP (S), Pingewood GPs1K E Moore
16:35
Calling as it flew around. Please only view from the public footpath.  
08/04/21CurlewWoose Hill1P Bright-Thomas
22:04
Sound recorded overhead.  
04/04/21CurlewLea Farm Lake1F J Cottington
07:11
Flying around lake in the mist calling, nearly landed on old shingle island, then flew over to NE corner, but carried on ENE.  
04/04/21CurlewLea Farm, Hurst1D White
14:18
On island.  
04/04/21CurlewLea Farm Lake1F J Cottington
07:10
Flew in low calling, circled the old shingle island, nearly landed, then flew over to NE shore, but then kept going.  
24/02/21CurlewFleethill Farm1C Gent
09:45
calling intermittently from fields along river blackwater, not seen. Private site, view only from footpath.