Slavonian Grebe

Recent sightings of Slavonian Grebe

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
03/01/20Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs1T A Guyatt
11:35
Still present between buoys 3 & 4 viewed from the W end spot.  
03/01/20Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
09:00
Per Hugh Netley.  
30/01/18Slavonian GrebeLower Farm Trout Lake1N Cleere
seen from road.  
10/01/18Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs2R Marsh
13:55
One diving around buoy#13,second right of island & closer to M4.  
10/01/18Slavonian GrebeLower Farm Trout Lake1A E Hickman
13:50
Loosely associated with the 5 Black-necked Grebes at west end of lake but often some distance from them. Nice to see both species so close together.  
10/01/18Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs2R H Stansfield
11:10
Second bird also still present just left of "oystercatcher island ".  
10/01/18Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs1R H Stansfield
11:05
Still present near buoy 2.  
09/01/18Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs2A B Tomczynski
15:20
Now two present! Found with last scan just before leaving site. Checked original bird still present some distance away. SU653701.  
06/01/18Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Tomczynski
14:24
Diving a lot in front of main island. SU654702.  
01/10/17Slavonian GrebeMain Pit, Theale GPs1M F Walford
11:10
c.50 yards beyond bouy 3 (per TAG).  

Past records of Slavonian Grebe

YearDetails
2020Theale GPs, 3rd-4th January. *
2018Lower Farm Trout Lake, 30th January. *
2018Theale GPs, 2, 6th-10th January. *
2018Lower Farm GP, 3rd-10th January. *
2016Theale GPs, 15th April to 2nd May, same as Woolhampton GPs.
2016Woolhampton GPs, near summer-plumage, 13th-14th April.
2016Lower Farm GP, partial summer-plumage, 11th April.
2014Theale GPs, 27th November.
2014Theale GPs, 3rd-4th April.
2014Queen Mother Reservoir, two partial summer-plumage, 31st March.
2014Queen Mother Reservoir, winter>summer-plumage, 22nd March.
2013Theale GPs, two, 13th-17th January.
2013Queen Mother Reservoir, winter-plumage adult, 1st January to 14th February.
2011Queen Mother Reservoir, first-winter, 11th November.
2011Theale GPs, winter-plumage, 11th November.
2011Moor Green Lakes, juvenile, 3rd November.
2011Queen Mother Reservoir, summer-plumage, 15th April.
2010Queen Mother Reservoir, two, 12th-13th March.
2010Queen Mother Reservoir, 2nd March.
2010Queen Mother Reservoir, 18th-27th February.
2010Queen Mother Reservoir, 8th February.
2009Queen Mother Reservoir, 9th December.
2009Wraysbury GPs, 8th-9th November.
2008Theale GPs, 14th December to 1st January 2009.
2008Burghfield GPs, 5th November.
2006Pingewood GPs, adult, 11th February to 1st March.
2004Moor Green Lakes, first-winter, 14th-17th December.
2004Wraysbury GPs, first-winter, 19th October.
2002Pingewood GPs, 22nd December.
2002Queen Mother Reservoir, 9th-25th December.
2001Theale GPs, winter-plumage, 3rd December.
<2000Confidential.