Purple Sandpiper

Recent sightings of Purple Sandpiper

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
30/10/17PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother Reservoir1P J Newbound
reported in log, not present on Oct 31st. Permit holders only.  
20/11/15PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother Reservoir1M J McKee
13:17
Flushed by windsurfer and flew across reservoir. Permit holders only.  
20/11/15PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
12:30
Still present. Per somebody with a bad line, sorry didn't get their name. Permit holders only.  
20/11/15PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother Reservoir1P J Newbound
11:45
by pier. Permit holders only.  
20/11/15PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother ReservoirP E Hutchins
Negative newsNo sign of the bird between 15:20 and 16:10, including a full circuit of the reservoir (in just 34 minutes!). Permit holders only.  
13/10/14PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother Reservoir1F J Cottington
17:48
Per CDRH, by pier. Permit holders only.  
08/11/11PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
09:45
per CDRH (per FJC). Permit holders only.  
26/12/06PURPLE SANDPIPERQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
birdguides.com. Permit holders only.  

Past records of Purple Sandpiper

YearDetails
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 30th October. *
2015Queen Mother Reservoir, 20th November.
2014Queen Mother Reservoir, 13th October.
2011Queen Mother Reservoir, 8th November.
2006Queen Mother Reservoir, 26th December.
2002Queen Mother Reservoir, juvenile/first-winter, 20th September.
2001Queen Mother Reservoir, juvenile/first-winter, 24th September.
1983Thatcham GPs, 7th November.