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July 13th Great white Egret Pit 60...May 16th Black-necked Grebe Farmoor Res...9th RED-RUMPED SWALLOW Grimsbury Res... 1st GREY-HEADED WAGTAIL Port Meadow...


Saturday, 20 July 2019

: 20th July

Deddington
10 Tree Sparrow: Private site. Minimum count of 10 coming to feeders and in bushes. SP780580. 20:31.

Colin Oram

Friday, 19 July 2019

Chinnor: Cement Works: 19th July

Chinnor: Cement Works
Common Sandpiper: 1 on Lake 2b. 09:30.

David Stracey
A pic of some of the 24 Black Tailed Godwits at the first screen at Otmoor yesterday


Old Shifford 19th July

Old shifford lane
24 Tree Sparrow: Minimum count. Flock feeding in weedy field next to church. SP371020. 12:26.

Mick Cunningham

Chadlington 16th July

Belated report of a Quail singing west of B4437 near Chadlington turn Tues eve (per Paul Wren) 


Thursday, 18 July 2019

Otmoor rspb 18th July

23 Black-tailed Godwits from 1st screen otmoor 15:53
+Greenshank

(per Terry Tossell).

Little-ringed Plover (juv) recently.

Lesser Whitethroat Otmoor rspb courtesy of Paul Tomlinson.

Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Farmoor July 17th (18:50 - 20:20)

Little Ringed Plover - 1 juv
Common sand - 3
Common Gull - 1 as
Yellow legged Gull - 4

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Lollingdon Hill

6 Raven
5 Kestrel
1 Common Redstart (pos 2).


Sunday, 14 July 2019

Yarnton: 13th July

Yarnton
2 Tawny Owl: juv. For at least a 5th night. 2 juvs and probably an adult. Very vocal and occasional flight views. Great to see in the middle of a housing estate. 23:00.

Nick Suckling

Pit 60 Standlake 14th July

Great white Egret again 12:58 (per Mick Cunningham).

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Courtesy of Mick Cunningham.

Farmoor Reservoir: 14th July

Farmoor Reservoir
2 Common Sandpiper 09:23.
Dunlin 09:23.
2 Redshank 09:23.

Mike Youngman

Saturday, 13 July 2019

Standlake Pit 60: 13th July

Standlake Pit 60
Hobby: This evening with quite large prey which I suspect was a juvenile starling. 23:10.
Yellow-legged Gull: 3s. 23:10.

Mick Cunningham

Pit 60 Standlake 13th July



Great white Egret Pit 60 today courtesy of Steve Liptrot.



Grey Heron, Great white & Little Egret courtesy of Steve Liptrot.

Henley Road GPs: 13th July

Henley Road GPs
Mandarin Duck: fem. 17:00.

Marek Walford

Sonning Eye GPs: 13th July

Sonning Eye GPs
2 Oystercatcher: On the rowing course bund. 16:25.

Marek Walford

Chipping Norton: 12th July

Chipping Norton
Peregrine: male. 07:00.
Green Woodpecker 07:00.

Steve Akers

Chinnor: Cement Works: 13th July

Chinnor: Cement Works
Cormorant: juvanile. Lake 2B. SU751996. 07:00.
Grey Wagtail: Lake 2B. SU751996. 07:00.
20 Whitethroat: SU751996. 07:00.
6 Lesser Whitethroat: SU751996. 07:00.
Buzzard: juvanile. SU751996. 07:00.
2 Little Ringed Plover: Lake 2B. SU751996. 07:00.

Jez March

Chipping Norton: 12th July

Chipping Norton
Peregrine: male. 07:00.
Green Woodpecker 07:00.

Steve Akers

Chipping Norton: 12th July

Chipping Norton
Peregrine: male. 07:00.
Green Woodpecker 07:00.

Steve Akers