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You searched for all sightings reported between 01/01/2022 and 31/12/2022.

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
02/07/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2R Crawford
06:45
 
28/06/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake5F J Cottington
04:40
The usual pair, then 3 more flew over together from DP and kept going North.  
27/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park5S Robertson
13:59
 
26/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park5S Lynch
18:30
All together in sw corner.  
25/06/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake3F J Cottington
06:30
Mobile.  
25/06/22OystercatcherBottom Lane GP (W), Theale GPs1S A Graham
08:00
Flow low W. down the canal calling.  
23/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park5S Lynch
16:00
2 ad 3 juv. Family of 5.  
22/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park4S Robertson
13:54
Flew in calling.  
20/06/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes2R F Milligan
09:30
Ad and juv, Plover Island, CLN.  
16/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park5S Robertson
08:11
 
15/06/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs5S Harman
15:35
 
14/06/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs5J E Andrews
10:12
Please only view from the public footpath.  
13/06/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes4R F Milligan
10:10
2ads, 2juvs, Plover Island, CLN.  
13/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park4S Robertson
13:15
 
13/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park2S Robertson
11:19
Flying in.  
11/06/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake2J E Warren
SU782733.  
09/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park4S Robertson
13:17
 
08/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park4S Robertson
11:08
 
07/06/22OystercatcherTheale Lakes Business Park1R Crawford
19:40
Feeding on grass roadside verge.  
07/06/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes3R F Milligan
09:15
Ad and two well grown chicks, Plover Island, CLN.  
07/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park1S Robertson
08:58
On island for a while then flew off calling.  
06/06/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs6A B Merrick
20:00
Minimum count. 3 adults over F&H spit and then 2 adults with 3 chicks at the Sailing club later.  
05/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park3S Harman
20:16
Heard very easily due to frequent calling. One on Island, other two within Reed beds near by.  
03/06/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes4R J Godden
10:00
Each of the adults of the pair accompanied by a chick.  
02/06/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs4R Holder
15:04
 
02/06/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2S A Graham
08:30
 
01/06/22OystercatcherGreen Park1S Robertson
12:15
Flying over main bridge.  
01/06/22OystercatcherTwyford GPs6P D Hadfield
12:34
i saw six on the island in the middle of the lake, easiest seen from west side. they maybe off spring, but cant be sure, two always arrive in summer, but this is first time i've seen 6.  
31/05/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs4J E Andrews
16:00
2 adults, 2 juv. Please only view from the public footpath.  
31/05/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes4R J Godden
07:00
Pair with two good sized chicks on Plover Island.  
23/05/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake2F J Cottington
14:00
Sw corner as usual.  
21/05/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake2F J Cottington
09:15
Flew into SW corner from DP.  
21/05/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2P W Driver
06:05
 
18/05/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs5A B Merrick
21:00
ad. A group of 3 on the island joined by another 2, in dispute to start with then settled down as if to roost. All birds presumed different to the Main Pit pair with chicks.  
18/05/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs6A B Merrick
19:00
2ad, 4 chicks. A pair with 4 small chicks.  
15/05/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1M F Walford
14:15
 
13/05/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes1M J Hubbard
18:38
In front of hide screen with a Lapwing. SU805625.  
13/05/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs4M F Walford
08:29
2ad+2juv. The other juv presumably also under the adult's wing.  
12/05/22OystercatcherRowneys Predator Lake, Woolhampton GPs1M J Dear
17:34
 
08/05/22OystercatcherHorseshoe Lake, Sandhurst2D Sussex
06:45
island.  
11/05/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake2F J Cottington
05:05
In SW corner, possibly collecting food for young on BSL island as both left in that direction.  
10/05/22OystercatcherHorseshoe Lake, Sandhurst2K P Duncan
 
10/05/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes1K P Duncan
in front of hide.  
10/05/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2M F Walford
07:20
 
09/05/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake2M F Walford
16:13
 
09/05/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake1M F Walford
15:30
 
07/05/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake1J E Warren
SU782734.  
09/05/22OystercatcherQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
06:45
Key holders only.  
06/05/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs5M F Walford
07:44
2ad+3juv.  
05/05/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs5J Edwards
14:22
Pair plus 3 chicks on the island. Please only view from the public footpath.  
05/05/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs3M F Walford
07:49
2ad+1juv. Still brooding chicks. One popped out briefly but no doubt all 3 are there.  
04/05/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1M F Walford
07:50
Brooding chicks.  
03/05/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1M F Walford
07:34
Brooding chicks but couldn't see how many.  
03/05/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
07:13
 
02/05/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
09:20
Plover Island, CLN.  
02/05/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs5J E Andrews
09:36
2 adults, 3 chick's a few days old. Please only view from the public footpath.  
30/04/22OystercatcherAmner's Farm, Pingewood1K E Moore
16:15
Feeding in amongst the feral goose flock.  
30/04/22OystercatcherRowneys Predator Lake, Woolhampton GPs2M F Walford
13:34
 
30/04/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1D A MacKenzie Dodds
05:30
On main island.  
29/04/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1M F Walford
07:32
 
29/04/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
06:54
 
27/04/22OystercatcherNew workings, Moor Green Lakes3R J Godden
08:35
East Fen. Please only view from the public footpath.  
28/04/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes1M J Hubbard
13:00
Plover Island. SU804624.  
28/04/22OystercatcherThames Valley Business Park1M J Mitchell
07:20
Flew low across river into Oxon.  
28/04/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
07:14
 
25/04/22OystercatcherGreen Park1P Doctor
13:45
Flew around Foundry Brook lake outside Virgin Media building.  
25/04/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1J E Andrews
10:06
Please only view from the public footpath.  
24/04/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1M F Walford
13:35
Also, at 13:24 Otter ran across the road (named Hose Hill) just east of the lake (my first in Berks).  
24/04/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2S A Graham
08:45
Couldn't locate rptd Co.Sandpiper and no Martin's or Swallows still.  
24/04/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake1F J Cottington
07:00
 
24/04/22OystercatcherWoolhampton GPs1M J Mitchell
08:30
 
21/04/22OystercatcherHorseshoe Lake, Sandhurst2K P Duncan
09:00
 
20/04/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1S Robertson
13:15
on island. Please only view from the public footpath.  
20/04/22OystercatcherGreen Park1S Robertson
08:00
 
19/04/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2R Crawford
20:30
 
18/04/22OystercatcherWidbrook Common1B D Clews
16:00
over calling, towards Battlemead.  
18/04/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
17:35
 
18/04/22OystercatcherSpeen Moor Plantations1P Bright-Thomas
12:30
Heard.  
18/04/22OystercatcherLavell's Lake, Dinton Pastures CP2R C Watts
11:00
Bittern Hide.  
18/04/22OystercatcherNewbury1A E Hickman
12:31
West over Northcroft park calling. Bit of a surprise! SU463670.  
15/04/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake2M F Walford
13:36
 
14/04/22OystercatcherGreen Park1S Robertson
12:45
 
13/04/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2R Crawford
07:00
Please only view from the public footpath.  
12/04/22OystercatcherGreen Park1S Robertson
13:27
 
11/04/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs5A B Merrick
18:07
 
10/04/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake4D Harper
10:20
 
10/04/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2S A Graham
09:30
No sign of Kittiwake despite a protracted search.  
10/04/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1J E Andrews
08:59
Please only view from the public footpath.  
09/04/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2M F Walford
13:00
 
07/04/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes2J M Clark
19:30
1 sitting on nest (?) Colebrook N.  
05/04/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2D Andrews
15:51
Please only view from the public footpath.  
05/04/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake1F J Cottington
06:35
 
03/04/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2K P Duncan
 
02/04/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1C McEwan
09:30
Flew round the lake calling as it did so. SU6469.  
02/04/22OystercatcherSulhampstead Lock, K&A Canal, Theale1S A Graham
09:30
Flowing high NW calling.  
01/04/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2M J Smith
11:30
on island.  
01/04/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1M J Smith
10:30
on sailing club island.  
31/03/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2M J Smith
14:00
pair on island.  
30/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs5A B Merrick
18:30
altogether at one point.  
26/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2M F Walford
11:01
 
26/03/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2M F Walford
10:54
 
26/03/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1M F Walford
10:03
 
25/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1K E Moore
15:30
On Pimple Island.  
25/03/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2K E Moore
15:00
 
25/03/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes3R J Godden
07:30
Flying around CLS. Later there was the surprising sight of two swimming with Tufted Ducks just off one of the islands.  
23/03/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2K P Duncan
on Plover Island.  
23/03/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2K P Duncan
 
22/03/22OystercatcherLea Farm Lake1B Crathorne
15:30
 
21/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs4K E Moore
14:00
2 pairs. 1pr. on Pimple island(prob same as Hosehill)and 1 pr. on East Island.  
21/03/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2K E Moore
14:00
pair.  
19/03/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2D A MacKenzie Dodds
14:29
On plover island.  
19/03/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2J E Andrews
09:51
Please only view from the public footpath.  
19/03/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2J E Andrews
09:51
Please only view from the public footpath.  
16/03/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2R J Godden
07:30
pair.  
15/03/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2K P Duncan
on Tern island. Different to ones seen on Horseshoe Lake, Sandhurst.  
15/03/22OystercatcherHorseshoe Lake, Sandhurst2K P Duncan
on island. Different to ones seen on Colebrook Lake.  
15/03/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2J E Andrews
09:21
Please only view from the public footpath.  
14/03/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes2R F Milligan
09:35
At the grassed area by the n/e scrape, CLN.  
13/03/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2J Lerpiniere
12:04
Island.  
12/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
10:49
 
11/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs5K E Moore
16:30
Pair on Pylon island,1 on Sailing club lawn and Pair on East Island.  
11/03/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2K E Moore
16:00
pair. On natural island.  
09/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs4K E Moore
15:00
2 pairs.  
09/03/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2S K Proddow
15:00
 
08/03/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs3J E Andrews
09:18
Please only view from the public footpath.  
07/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs4K E Moore
12:32
2 pairs. One pair on pylon island,the other pair on Oystercatcher island.  
05/03/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2K P Duncan
 
04/03/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs4A B Merrick
08:00
2 pairs.  
03/03/22OystercatcherRowneys Predator Lake, Woolhampton GPs2A E Hickman
11:00
pair. On island east half of lake.  
03/03/22OystercatcherBurghfield GPs2S Robertson
12:24
on island.  
27/02/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs2R Crawford
10:30
Please only view from the public footpath.  
26/02/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2M F Walford
13:44
 
26/02/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs2N J Bucknell
10:30
by Island Sailing Club.  
25/02/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1K E Moore
17:00
On Pimple island.  
23/02/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2P Balasubramanian
14:30
On the eastern side of the island.  
22/02/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2M J Hubbard
13:10
On tern island. SU804624.  
19/02/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes1K P Duncan
15:30
 
17/02/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1M Winkworth
13:30
On the island.  
17/02/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes2R J Godden
10:00
Pair on Tern Island.  
16/02/22OystercatcherHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1P W Driver
09:44
 
14/02/22OystercatcherSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1J E Andrews
10:27
Please only view from the public footpath.  
12/02/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1M F Walford
13:11
 
11/02/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs3K E Moore
14:10
Flying around pylon island and Sailing Club lawn as a group,settled down on the lawn.  
10/02/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2R H Stansfield
12:59
ad. Seen on Sailing Club lawn and beach.  
10/02/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2R Dawson
11:00
On Sailing Club island pontoon.  
10/02/22OystercatcherSearle's Farm Lane GP (S), Burghfield GPs1R Dawson
10:00
On the island.  
05/02/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
08:00
Sailing club.  
31/01/22OystercatcherMoor Green Lakes1R F Milligan
12:20
Tern Island.  
30/01/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes1P Bright-Thomas
17:00
On Tern island.  
29/01/22OystercatcherColebrook Lake, Moor Green Lakes1R J Godden
10:30
Tern Island.  
28/01/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs2A B Merrick
08:00
Sailing club.  
23/01/22OystercatcherMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
09:02
Flew from Main Pit to Hosehill Lake though not evident on eastern side of island.