Our Newsletter #93 – Summer 2021 – has been sent out by email and by post (15-06-21). You should receive your copy soon. Please contact me if you have any problems. Tom ~ Membership Secretary
26-06-21 Osprey at Dam End early afternoon – Nigel Driver.
08-06-21 Osprey at West End, flew in from the North Bank, all the Common Terns went up and escorted it off, about 09:30 – seen by The Work Party.
22-05-21 Osprey at West End – Nigel Driver.
02-05-21 Osprey at West End; first of three appearances at 14:15. At 14:50 flew west with fish – Keith Hazelden.
02-05-21 Osprey at West End 14:15 – report on RBA.
22-04-21 Osprey over dam early morning – Nigel Driver
08-04-21 Osprey at Dam End – Alastair Gray
31-03-21 Osprey at Dam End 08:10 – Nigel Driver
30-03-21 Osprey at Dam End mid-afternoon – Nigel Driver
29-03-21 Osprey at Dam End – Alastair Gray. Also reported on Birdguides
28-03-21 Osprey at 09:30 Dam End – Alastair Gray
22-03-21 Osprey in morning – Brendan Lanigan
19-03-21 Osprey at 06:45 and 07:15 at Dam End – Nigel Driver.
09-03-21 Osprey caught fish at Dam End – Brendan Lanigan
08-03-21 Osprey at Dam End – Brendan Lanigan
10-10-20 juvenile Osprey at West End – Nigel Driver.
25-09-20 juv Osprey early morning over dam then flew over Admirals wood – Nigel Driver
18-09-20 Osprey at Dam End 17:30 – Brendan Lanigan
04-09-20 Osprey juvenile over dam early morning – Nigel Driver.
31-07-20 Osprey at Dam End 06:20 – Nigel Driver.
17-07-20 Osprey in a tree near reed-bed in Whillet’s – The Ringers.
06-07-20 Osprey 06:15.
02-07-20 Dam End Osprey early morning.
01-07-20 and 30-06-20 Osprey reported both days early morning coming over the Dam.
29-06-20 Dam End:- 1 Osprey appeared from the east over the Dam on its second attempt it caught a fish then flew south at 07:13 (Alastair Gray)
28-06-20 Osprey over mid reservoir between 07:05-07:23 then flew east.
24-06-20 Osprey at the Dam End around 17:30 (Brendan Lanigan).
Osprey also seen at West End at 06:00.
22-06-20 Osprey high over Whillet’s (The Ringers)
15-05-20 Osprey at West End
20-09-19 2 Ospreys at 11:00 overflying East.
15-08-19 Osprey juvenile overflying South 10:20
04-06-19 Osprey seen by Work Party.
28-04-19 Osprey seen over dam just after 4pm (John Hunt).
24-04-19 Osprey reported (Bob Taylor)
04-09-18 Osprey flying over the West End
14-08-18 3 Ospreys (adult plus 2 young) at The Dam
29-07-18 Osprey flying over reservoir.
01-05-18 Osprey reported at 10:15 flying off to the North – anonymous on RBA and Birdguides.
02-04-18 Osprey seen at about 09:00
04-10-17 Osprey seen by Alastair Gray about 11:30 at the West End.
09-09-17 Osprey seen by Brendan Lanigan at the Dam End 7:30 am.
04-09-17 Osprey seen by fishermen near Admiral’s Wood 7 am.
31-05-17 Osprey reported at Dam End.
08-05-17 Osprey at Dam End in morning.
04-05-17 Osprey flying NE at Dam End (about noon).
01-05-17 Osprey headed North over Dam (09:30).
27-03-17 Osprey reported at Dam End late morning.
25-03-17 2 Ospreys watched over the reservoir at 18:20 – Janet Wilkinson.
23-03-17 Osprey seen at about 9;30 am – watched for 10 minutes – Brendan Lanigan at the Fishery.
Our book “The Nature of Weir Wood” is now available.
Please see HERE for details and information on how to get copies.
The minutes of our 23rd AGM held on 13 March 2020 can be found HERE.
Membership fees for 2021 are now due. All existing members will get a renewal form with the latest Newsletter 91. If you have any questions or would like to join for the first time please let me know – Tom Howard-Jones (email@example.com). Best wishes for the New Year.
1st January 2021.
Our ringing report for 2017 can be seen HERE.
Fungus Foray for Members
A note with photos can be seen HERE.
The latest version of our constitution can be found HERE (29-03-19).
Please see the note HERE about access and no-go areas at the Dam End.
A report with photos can be found HERE.