Dam End:- 5 Common Sandpipers, 1 Greenshank, 20 Sand Martin, 3 Swifts, 1 Grey Wagtail, 13 Lapwings,
North Bank:- 14 Chiffchaffs, 2 Blackcap, 1 Treecreeper, 1 Goldcrest, 6 Buzzards, 1 Small Copper Butterfly, 1 Ruddy Darter.
West End:- 1 Little Egret, 2 Teal, 1 Sparrowhawk.

WeBS Results
All Reservoir:- 83 Great Crested Grebe (Including 8 young), 20 Cormorant, 6 Grey Heron, 50 Greylag Geese, 230 Canada Geese, 19 Mallard, 5 Moorhen, 3 Coot, 12 Lapwing.
Dam End:-  2 Grey Wagtail, 10 Pied Wagtail, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 Turnstone (found injured), 263 Black-headed Gull, 2 Herring Gull, 1 juv Common Tern, 1 Swift, 1 Green Woodpecker, 15 Sand Martin, 5+ Swallow, 8+ House Martin, Chiffchaff, 5 Jackdaw, 17 Rooks, 2+ Crow, 5 Goldfinch.
West End:- 3 Mandarin, 3 Buzzard, 1 Osprey (seen at 13:10 – it took a fish in front of heronry), 1 Stock Dove, 1 Kingfisher.
Whillet’s:- 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Green Woodpecker. Also of interest was a female Emerald Damselfly and Brown Hawker Dragonfly egg laying at Meadow Pond, Small Tortoiseshell butterfly.
[See “Photos” for pictures of Osprey.]

Dam End:- 3 Common Sandpipers, 7 Lapwings, 40-50 House Martins feeding on flying ants at the water works. Female Blackcap on elderberriess. Lagoon Pond:- 1 Little Grebe, 1 Tufted Duck.

West End:- 1 Kingfisher, 1 Buzzard, 15 Teal, 4 Mandarin, 6 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 7 Lapwing, 1 Stock Dove, Nuthatch heard, 66 Canada Geese, 10+ Greylag Geese.
Dam End:- Briefly 1 Black Tern also seen by David Williams, 2 Common Sandpiper, 15 Lapwing, 7 Pied Wagtail, 120+ Black-headed Gull, 3 Herring Gull, c200 Canada band 3 feral white Geese.
Bill Truckle also saw today:  2 Greenshank at Dam End and 70 Great Crested Grebes across the whole reservoir.

West End:- Osprey for about 10 minutes around 9:15. Late afternoon Brian Mead reported a Kingfisher.
Whillet’s:- Green Sandpiper at The Pool also 2 Buzzards.

Osprey with fish 16-08-16

Osprey with fish 16-08-16

Dam End:- 320 Black-headed Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 10 Herring Gull, 2 Common Sandpipers, 1 Little Egret, 4 Chiffchaff.
Whillet’:s- 1 Migrant Hawker, 11 Common Darters, 4 Brown Hawkers, 3 Emerald Damselfly, 1 Blue Tail Damselfly, 1 Common Blue Butterfly, 1 Silver Y Moth.