Buckinghamshire bird news

Tuesday 18th June 2024

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
18/06/24Little Ringed PloverLittle Marlow GP5A D Bassett
13:00
on spit.  
18/06/24House MartinBuckingham8M S Hunt
11:00
4 at one location and 4 at second location.  
18/06/24SwiftBuckingham24M S Hunt
11:00
15 at one location and 9 at second location Better numbers at last.  
18/06/24BullfinchHogback Wood, Beaconsfield1R M Jackson
13:30
m. In garden.  
18/06/24LapwingDorney Common, Dorney22L Evans
09:30
Post-breeding moulting flock.  
18/06/24Mute SwanDorney Common, Dorney12L Evans
09:30
Pair with 9 cygnets on the flood.  
18/06/24SPOONBILLDorney Common, Dorney1L Evans
09:30
The first-summer remained feeding on the south side of the flood until 0925 hours when it flew west along the Berkshire section of the Jubilee River. It then returned, circled above the flood and then gradually gained height and was lost heading strongly NE at 0932 (LGRE with John Edwards).  
18/06/24Great White EgretDorney Common, Dorney1L Evans
09:30
 
18/06/24House MartinFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)9J R Chalk
12:00
 
18/06/24SwiftFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)1J R Chalk
12:00
 
18/06/24Great Spotted WoodpeckerFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)2J R Chalk
12:00
1 adult leaving nest site and one chick poking it's head out of the hole. .  
18/06/24Grey WagtailFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)1J R Chalk
12:00
 
18/06/24CuckooFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)2J R Chalk
12:00
 
18/06/24Garden WarblerFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)1J R Chalk
12:00
 
18/06/24Common TernFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)1J R Chalk
12:00
 
18/06/24Green SandpiperFloodplain Forest Nature Reserve (formerly Manor Farm)1J R Chalk
12:00
juv. From Farm Hide.  
18/06/24Stock DoveCalvert Green2G Alcock
06:33
 
18/06/24SPOONBILLDorney Common, Dorney1N Bass
07:03
Feeding, west end of flood.