Moorhen

Recent sightings of Moorhen

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
21/08/21MoorhenBattlemead Common, Cookham4B D Clews
14:30
2ad 2juv.  
21/08/21MoorhenWhiteknights Lake, Reading6P Gipson
Pair with 4-5 new chicks, S end main lake.  
02/08/21MoorhenWidbrook Common14B D Clews
11:30
3 pairs with juvs. Mink seem not to rule this stretch of water these days!  
26/06/21MoorhenStrand Water, Cookham9B D Clews
10:30
including both juvs and chicks. Good to see them returning along all local streams after decimation by mink over recent years.  
07/06/21MoorhenWindsor2H R Lawrence
14:09
babies. SU958773.  
06/06/21MoorhenUfton Nervet4P Hickman
07:15
Two adults with two well grown young at the floods east of Sulhamstead Road.  
04/06/21MoorhenLarks Hill2M Green
19:00
Moorhen nesting on the cut next to warfield school. Could hear at least one chick but didn’t see them.  
20/03/21MoorhenWokingham1R C Watts
10:30
On pond. SU807673.  
17/03/21MoorhenThames Meadows, Purley1M J Smith
15:57
And a mink slowly swimming up the Sulbrook before climbing bank into bramble thicket, approximately where an otter was recently reported, unmistakeable black body buoyant riding high in water unlike otter which swim with body submerged.  
06/03/21MoorhenEnglemere Pond, Ascot1J E Warren
SU905686.