Whimbrel

Recent sightings of Whimbrel

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
10/05/22WhimbrelWoose Hill1P Bright-Thomas
02:29
Multiple calls sound-recorded over garden.  
09/05/22WhimbrelQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
07:15
Key holders only.  
07/05/22WhimbrelQueen Mother Reservoir2A B Merrick
07:00
Feeding around a dead Red Kite. Key holders only.  
04/05/22WhimbrelMoor Green Lakes1R J Godden
07:30
Heard near CLN.  
04/05/22WhimbrelWoose Hill2P Bright-Thomas
03:06
Sound-recorded, presumed flock(s) 43 separate call sequences, over 2.5 minutes, some overlapping. Probably 10 or more birds based on time to pass and continual calls.  
03/05/22WhimbrelNew workings, Moor Green Lakes1R J Godden
08:50
Calls heard and located on gravel north of floods at western end, so it probably arrived just then. Flew off calling to the east at 9:02. Please only view from the public footpath.  
02/05/22WhimbrelLea Farm Lake1F J Cottington
09:16
Dropped on to North spit islet, stayed 4 minutes then off calling short video here https://youtu.be/Oi5lOv_efS4.  
02/05/22WhimbrelQueen Mother Reservoir2P J Newbound
08:20
Key holders only.  
01/05/22WhimbrelQueen Mother Reservoir2M F Walford
12:50
Key holders only.  
01/05/22WhimbrelSlough SF1K P Duncan
09:23
flew north-west out of settling pond.  

Past records of Whimbrel

YearDetails
2017Lower Farm GP, 17th September. *
2017Pingewood GPs, 17th September. *
2017Moor Green Lakes, 4, 21st August. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 4th August. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 26th July. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 24th July. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 22nd July. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, eight, 15th July. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 19th May. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 10th May. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 9th May. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 8th May. *
2017Pingewood GPs, 3, 3rd May. *
2017Theale GPs, 3rd May. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 1st May. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 30th April. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 3, 29th April. *
2017Crookham Common, 24th April. *
2017Theale GPs, 24th April. *
2017Lower Farm GP, 24th April. *
2017Horton Brook Quarry, 24th April. *
2017Queen Mother Reservoir, 23rd April. *

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