Nightjar

Recent sightings of Nightjar

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
07/09/21NightjarPyg little field1L Cannon
05:15
Hawking around the meadow areas, crossed my path about 10 feet away a couple of times. Call was a krik krik krik similar to blackbird alarm call. SU834693.  
25/08/21NightjarRoundoak Piece1P Hickman
20:35
m. Seen on branch churring to the north west of the ‘enclosed area’.  
22/08/21NightjarRoundoak Piece2P Hickman
20:47
At least two males near path that leads from top of the Oval pond to the northern end of the enclosure.  
11/08/21NightjarUfton Nervet3L Ellams
21:03
Church Plantation, by Green Lane. SW corner. Incredible experience watching these birds fly past so close. Thanks P Hickman for sharing sighting details.  
04/08/21NightjarUfton Nervet2P Hickman
21:17
One churring with a second bird in flight at Church Plantation, Green Lane side.  
04/08/21NightjarUfton Nervet2P Hickman
21:17
One churring with a second bird in flight at Church Plantation, Green Lane side.  
19/07/21NightjarRoundoak Piece2A Taylor
21:45
2 min. One churring in trees east of enclosure, one or two others flying around and coming to ground in middle of nearby track. One flying around over track from main road west of enclosure.  
06/07/21NightjarSwinley Forest7D Sussex
22:00
at least 7 churring males , 1 Sandy Gully, 3 E of Lower Star Post, 3 in NW part of Range Danger Area. A few females seen as well as plenty of woodcock sightings.  
02/07/21NightjarHut Hill, Swinley Forest1S Akkaraju
21:45
Ere. SU855658.  
01/07/21NightjarBucklebury Common3G Stewart
21:35
At least three heard churring, flying and seen simultaneously. Many close sightings and pair seen flying No Woodcock seen or heard tonight.