Storm Petrel

Recent sightings of Storm Petrel

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
02/12/03STORM PETRELQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
13:30
Being persued by a Peregrine. Permit holders only.  
02/12/03STORM PETRELQueen Mother Reservoir1D N Rimes
12:45
Permit holders only.  
02/12/03STORM PETRELQueen Mother Reservoir1M F Walford
12:14
Still present (per Dave Rimes). Permit holders only.  
02/12/03STORM PETRELQueen Mother Reservoir1P Bright-Thomas
10:25
Per Birdguides, mobbed by gulls. Permit holders only.  
02/12/03STORM PETRELQueen Mother Reservoir1M G McCarthy
10:23
being chased by Black-headed Gulls 10.23am at least (per RBA). Permit holders only.  
30/10/00STORM PETRELSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1B McCartney
Taken by Sparrowhawk 2.30pm (RBA pager).  
30/10/00STORM PETRELSearles Farm Lane GP, Burghfield GPs1M J Smith
Not seen, but as reported on Bird Guides Web at mid day.  

Past records of Storm Petrel

YearDetails
2003Queen Mother Reservoir, 2nd December, killed by a Peregrine.
2000Burghfield GPs, 30th October, killed by a Sparrowhawk.
1989Inkpen Common, 29th December, found dead.
1956Burghfield GPs, 16th December.
1954Barkham, 30th November, found dead.
1929Arborfield, female, found dead between 8th and 14th December.
c1865Newbury, picked up.
c1855Clewer Village, Windsor.