Glossy Ibis

Recent sightings of Glossy Ibis

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
06/04/20GLOSSY IBISMoss End2L R Blundell
17:00
Possible
Flew low making flight call.  
24/11/17GLOSSY IBISAvington1R Righelato
Found and photographed by Toby Hudson (fishery manager) on private land with no public access. SU3668.  
09/09/16GLOSSY IBISHungerford1T Bunce
14:00
Probable
Seen flying/circling low over the Kennett beside the A4 and town centre.  
13/04/16GLOSSY IBISBannard Road, Maidenhead1C J Forsey
11:00
Circling 150 ft over then headed W. SU861803.  
24/10/11GLOSSY IBISArthur Jacob Nature Reserve1M G McCarthy
15:02
flew off low west at 15.00.  
24/10/11GLOSSY IBISArthur Jacob Nature Reserve1M G McCarthy
13:38
showing well on 1st pit.  
22/10/11GLOSSY IBISArthur Jacob Nature Reserve1P Bright-Thomas
14:05
Per Birdguides, ibis on Horton Field Pits, viewable from Arthur Jacobs NR.  
22/10/11GLOSSY IBISHorton1P Bright-Thomas
10:41
Per Birdguides, one flew E over Horton at 10:41 (reported at 12:25).  
22/10/11GLOSSY IBISArthur Jacob Nature Reserve1A Berryman
Reported to Fly Low West at 15:30 - waiting for further update.  
07/05/11GLOSSY IBISLea Farm Lake1M F Walford
12:05
Flew off north (per FJC).  

Past records of Glossy Ibis

YearDetails
2017Avington, 24th November. *
2016Maidenhead, 13th April. *
2011Horton, 22nd-25th October.
2011Lea Farm Lake, 7th May.
2010Freeman's Marsh, 9th December to 9th January 2011.
1793Reading, two, September, male. Shot on the R. Thames between Henley and Reading.