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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...

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Farmoor 24th August.

Sandwich Terns courtesy of Tezzer

Sandwich Tern 15 S/W corner of F2 until 15:36 then flew off high S/W (per Ewan)

-Present at 12:45 in S/W corner of F2
-Along northern bank of F1 at 08:46 (per Steve Young, Dai, Terry Sherlock)

 Greenland Wheatear this morning (per Jim Hutchins)





1 Greenland Wheatear (per Jim Hutchins) 
4 Common Tern
6 Dunlin
3 Ringed Plover
2 Ruff (juv m)
1 Whimbrel
6 Common Sandpiper
8 Yellow Wagtail
2 Spotted Flycatcher

(per Ewan Urquhart, Dai, et al)


Ruff above and below courtesy of Ewan


Sandwich Tern courtesy of Tezzer
Some of the 14 Sandwich Terns, seen resting on the Northern edge of F1
Courtesy of Tezzer.


Sandwich Tern courtesy of Ewan

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