Leics Sightings Archive

Older sightings by MONTH can be sent to you on demand in pdf or word format.

Please send your required month or months
HERE
All records by month are kept in our South Lincs Archive Cloud.

Use Find in page hold ctrl and press F to species, site and name search or Search this site for all content.

Leicestershire & Rutland Sightings Archive 2018

August
31/08/18 - Wood Sandpiper - Eyebrook Reservoir - 3 at inlet.
31/08/18 - Barred Warbler - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR trapped & ringed then headed towards ash plantation beyond Fieldfare Hide mid-afternoon.
30/08/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - still in North Arm also Common Scoter.
29/08/18 - Great White Egret - Rutland Water NR - 2 on Lagoon III 
28/08/18 - Great White Egret - Saddington Reservoir - mid-afternoon. 
28/08/18 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - in South Arm III from Lapwing Hide. 
28/08/18 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm off Barnsdale also Great Northern Diver. 
27/08/18 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - still in North Arm. 
25/08/18 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm off Fisherman's c/pk mid-afternoon. 
24/08/18 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - 6 at Egleton NR on Lagoon I
24/08/18 - 11:30 - Great White Egret - Swithland Reservoir - 2 on South side.
24/08/18 - Sanderling - Rutland Water NR - on Normanton shore just before dam.
24/08/18 - 06:09 - Pied Flycatcher - Leicester - still at Victoria Park Pond. 
23/08/18 - 11:10 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - juv still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds. 
23/08/18 - Pied Flycatcher - Leicester - at Victoria Park Pond *16:15
21/08/18 - 17:20 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - juv still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds. 
20/08/18 - 10:53 - Red-necked Phalarope - Rutland Water NR - ad still from Goldeneye Hide showing well. 
18/08/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Thornton Reservoir - juv still today. 
18/08/18 - 10:29 - Red-necked Phalarope - ad still on spit near Goldeneye Hide from Deep Water Hide *12:50
18/08/18 - Great Northern Diver - Rutland Water NR - still in South Arm from Swarovski Tower tho distant. 
18/08/18 - 08:00 - Baltic Gull - Rutland Water NR - still at Egleton NR from Dublin Hide. 
17/08/18 - Baltic Gull - Rutland Water NR - (nominate form fuscus) at Egleton NR on Lagoon IV 
17/08/18 - 11:17 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - from Barnsdale.
17/08/18 - 10:15 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - juv at SW end by A6003 at Manton Bay. 
17/08/18 - 07:31 - Great Northern Diver - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm off Barnsdale. 
17/08/18 - 07:15 - Red-necked Phalarope - Rutland Water NR - at SW end in South Arm I from Lyndon Centre tho distant.
16/08/18 - 16:51 - Caspian Gull - Branston - ad with Lesser Black-backed Gulls in fields via (TL)
16/08/18 - Wood Sandpiper - Rutland Water NR - in SW end by A6003 at Manton Bay. 
16/08/18 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm also Great Northern Diver & Common Scoter. 
16/08/18 - 10:17 - Red-necked Phalarope - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR in South Arm I from Goldeneye Hide *13:07 *16:45
15/08/18 - 11:35 - Red-necked Phalarope - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR in South Arm I from Goldeneye Hide. 
15/08/18 - 10:20 - Bittern - Rutland Water NR - this morning. 
15/08/18 - 08:56 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm off Barnsdale also Great Northern Diver in North Arm off Lodge Bay.
14/08/18 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - in South Arm III
14/08/18 - Bittern - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR on Lagoon III
14/08/18 - Red-necked Phalarope - Rutland Water NR - in South Arm I from Goldeneye Hide also 2 Black-necked Grebe from Gadwell Hide.
14/08/18 - 16:55 - Honey Buzzard - Stoughton - heading S over Sunny Leys.
13/08/18 - Sanderling - Rutland Water NR - 2 at Egleton NR in South Arm I from Goldeneye Hide this afternoon. 
13/08/18 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - juv still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds this evening. 
13/08/18 - 12:15 - Black-necked Grebe - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR in South Arm III from Fieldfare Hide.
13/08/18 - 12:15 - Great White Egret - Thornton Reservoir - still tho mobile.
13/08/18 - Great Northern Diver - Rutland Water NR - still in North Arm. 
13/08/18 - Red-necked Phalarope - Rutland Water NR - still at Egleton NR in South Arm I from Goldeneye Hide.  
12/08/18 - Great White Egret - Thornton Reservoir - 2 still late afternoon. 
12/08/18 - Red-necked Phalarope - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR in South Arm I from Goldeneye Hide *13:57 *17:27
12/08/18 - Great White Egret - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR on Lagoon I
12/08/18 - Great White Egret - Thornton Reservoir - 3 still this morning. 
10/08/18 - Great White Egret - Cropston Reservoir - 2 this morning. 
10/08/18 - Wood Sandpiper - Cossington Meadows LRWT - this morning. 
08/08/18 - Wood Sandpiper - Rutland Water NR - 2 at SW end of Manton Bay. 
08/08/18 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - juv still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds. 
08/08/18 - 11:38 - Great White Egret - Rutland Water NR - 2 in Heron Bay.
07/08/18 - 08:45 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - juv still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds. 
07/08/18 - Great White Egret - Cropston Reservoir - still from the dam this morning. 
06/08/18 - Great White Egret - Cropston Reservoir - still on the N side of the dam.
06/08/18 - 10:27 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - juv still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds. 
05/08/18 - 09:15 - Great Northern Diver - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm also fem Common Scoter. 
05/08/18 - 07:40 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - juv still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds. 
04/08/18 - 11:45 - Great White Egret - Cropston Reservoir - in vegetation left of dam.
04/08/18 - 11:30 - Great White Egret - Swithland Reservoir - on S side from causeway.
04/08/18 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - 3 at Egleton NR on Lagoon I also Spotted Redshank on Lagoon II
03/08/18 - 18:00 - Common Scoter - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm. 
03/08/18 - 10:00 - Great White Egret - Swithland Reservoir - 2 at the North end viewable from the dam.
01/08/18 - 17:50 - Great Northern Diver - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm. 
01/08/18 - 17:00 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR on Lagoon I viewed from V/C
01/08/18 - Common Scoter - Swithland Reservoir - fem still this morning. 
01/08/18 - Great White Egret - Thornton Reservoir - 3 still from c/pk.
01/08/18 - 07:35 - Purple Heron - Rutland Water NR - still in North Arm at Burley Fishponds *13:48