Andrew Merrick

Recent sightings

DateSpeciesSiteCountObserver
19/07/24NIGHT-HERONPadworth Lane GP1A B Merrick
11:00
prob. 2cy. First seen in snags in middle of lake then flew west low and lost to view and not seen since. Looks like it is moulting out of juvenile plumage into 2nd immature plumage though 3 white head plumes present. Orange eye. Please don't enter the reserve.  
18/07/24Black-tailed GodwitHosehill Lake, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
17:42
ad s/p. On the island.  
16/07/24TealHosehill Lake, Theale GPs2A B Merrick
18:30
On island.  
16/07/24Common SandpiperMain Pit, Theale GPs1A B Merrick
18:00
 
14/07/24RedstartWashmore Hill1A B Merrick
10:30
Calling in hedgerow before being seen very briefly but enough to confirm identity.  
14/07/24RavenWashmore Hill2A B Merrick
10:30
Two in synchronised flight calling.  
14/07/24Reed BuntingEast Garston Down1A B Merrick
09:30
m. Singing.  
14/07/24WhinchatEast Garston Down1A B Merrick
09:30
m.  
12/07/24OystercatcherSulhamstead Abbots1A B Merrick
09:00
Again at pool opposite Abbots Fm and, as usual, very close to Lapwing chick.  
12/07/24HobbySulhamstead Abbots1A B Merrick
09:00
ad. Flew over field opposite Abbots Fm.