Monthly Archives: March 2012

Great grey shrike: Farley Hill, March 31st – April 1st only

A Great grey shrike was found near Swallowfield GGS was reported at four different sites in the ‘second winter’ of 2011 but this is the first of 2012. Judging from Berksbirds, Farley Hill isn’t very well-watched with gropper being the … Continue reading

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Cattle egret: Sheffield Bottom, March 20th – April 3rd still

A very rare bird in Berkshire, this cattle egret is based near the Hosehill LNR. It spends most of its time around the friesians at Home Farm (just south of the reserve). It’s also been seen to fly to the … Continue reading

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