Sightings and Photos

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13th August Osprey Stanton Harcourt and Otmoor...11th August Adult WHITE-WINGED BLACK TERN Farmoor Reservoir...Great White Egret Ewelme Cress Beds...29th July Juvenile Mediterranean Gull Pit 60...Bitterns breed successfully for the second year running at Otmoor RSPB...Marsh Harriers also successfully breed on Otmoor RSPB for third year running...

Sunday, 28 February 2016

Farmoor 28th Feb

1 Bittern showing well at Pinkhill
2 Great Northern Diver
1 Shelduck
Goldeneye 3+
Barn Owl


  1. Hi Andrew, Would it be possible to use your photo for our internal magazine? We have a section on sightings and i would love to have a photo of the bittern :) Many thanks Hanna (Nature Reserve Warden for Pinkhill)

    1. Hi Hanna, yes of course. That's cool. You can copy them off the blog or I could email you the originals if you prefer? thanks, Andy