22nd May 2022

Graeme Charles (SOS)
 

West End:- 7 White Storks circling at about 13:30. SOS report.

21st May 2022

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- Osprey flew in from the NW at 09:05 carrying a small fish and putting all the Terns up.
2 Lapwings, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Moorhen, 8 Great Crested Grebes, 34 Mallard, 3 Egyptian Geese, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Kestrel, 4 Swifts, 2 Swallows, 65 Cormorant.

21st May 2022

Linsey Gooding
 

West End:- 2 Greylag Goose, 11 Canada Goose, 20 Mallard, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Lapwing flying over SW, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 8 Common Tern, 69 Cormorant, 21 Grey Heron, 2 Common Buzzard, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Magpie, 2 Carrion Crow, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Reed Warbler, 2 Barn Swallow, 1 Chiffchaff, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Blackcap, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Wren, 2 Blackbird, 1 Robin, 1 Chaffinch, 2 Goldfinch.

20th May 2022

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 2 White Storks circling mid-afternoon, 1 Honey Buzzard flew west, 2 Red Kites, 1 Kestrel, 3 Ravens, 4 Buzzards, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Lapwing, 1 Little Egret, 34 Mallard, 13 Common Terns, 16 Swifts, 6 House Martins, 2 Swallows, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Mandarin, 1 Kingfisher, 5 Pied Wagtails, 1 Egyptian Goose, 2 Mute Swans.
Dam End:- 9 Hobby hunting mayflies over reservoir, 2 Black-headed Gull, 5 Mandarin, 4 Buzzard, 8 Common Terns, 6 Swifts.

19th May 2022

Bob Johnson
 

West End:- 1 Little Egret, 28 Grey Heron, 10 Egyptian Geese, 1m Mandarin, 20 Mallard + 1 white feral farmyard duck, pair of Tufted Duck, 1 Redshank, 3 Lapwing, 1 Buzzard, 10 Common Tern, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Reed Warbler.

19th May 2022

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 1 Redshank, 2 Moorhen, 3 Reed Warblers, 2 Tufted Duck, 14 Common Tern, 1 Jay, 1 Goldcrest.
Dam End:- 39 Mandarin, 4 Black-headed Gull, 2 Moorhen, 5 Hobby, 2 Bullfinch, 7 Swifts, 10 House Martin, 1 Swallow, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Mute Swans, 1 Kestrel, 1 Mistle Thrush.
Little Egret roosted in the heronry.
All reservoir:- 72 Mallard.

19th May 2022

Buxted WI Group
 

Grey Wagtail, Pied Wagtail, Great Crested Grebe, Cormorant, farmyard geese, Common Terns, Canada Geese, Mallard, Carrion Crow, Barn Swallows, Woodpigeon, Blue Tit, Blackbird, Great Tit, Magpie, Kestrel, Hobby (3), Buzzard, Great Spotted Woodpecker (H), Grey Heron, Tufted Duck.

19th May 2022

Linsey Gooding
 

West End:- 2 Mandarin Duck, 20 Mallard, 2 Tufted Duck, 2 Moorhen, 1 Lapwing, 1 Redshank, 7 Common Tern, 4 Grey Heron, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Magpie, 4 Carrion Crow, 1 Reed Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Wren, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Blackbird, 1 Dunnock.

19th May 2022

Linsey Gooding
 

Dam End:- 6 Greylag Goose — 2 adults, 4 young, 5 Canada Goose — 3 adults, 2 young, 2 Mute Swan, 10 Egyptian Goose — 2 adults, 8 young, 22 Mandarin Duck, 15 Mallard, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 12 Swift, 2 Moorhen, 2 Black-headed Gull, 6 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 4 Common Tern, 5 Grey Heron, 1 Kestrel, 3 Hobby, 1 Jay, 2 Magpie, 3 Carrion Crow, 5 Barn Swallow, 6 House Martin, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 1 Mistle Thrush, 4 Pied Wagtail.

19th May 2022

Nigel Driver
 

Dawn produced the Osprey at 6:40 briefly, Redshank, a pair of Tufted Duck and group of Common Terns. There is extensive mud; hopefully, it will stay like this for the summer.