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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...

Saturday, 21 January 2017

Farmoor 21st January

Barn Owl courtesy of Andy Last

Barn Owl 2
Woodcock (per Dai)
Snipe 2
Water Rail 2 (Pinkhill)
Cetti's Warbler 1+
Stonechat 2 m/f

Cetti's Warbler courtesy of Andy Last

Wholly unconfirmed reported of 1+ Twite with Linnets at 11a.m.
at Pinkhill Reserve.
(per Birdguides/RBA)
No sign of reported Twite by 14:11
(per Andy Last, Tezzer, 
The Wickster, Badger)

If anyone knows anything more about this report then please get
in touch.


  1. Thats a beauty Andy great shot :0)

  2. Love the barn owl pic. We watched it hunting at Farmoor yesterday lunch time.