Osprey Sightings 2021

  • 16/09 06:58 Kerry : Western Osprey, Castlemaine Harbour
    one yesterday
    16/09 09:41 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Horsford
    one flew south-west (08:55)

    16/09 10:12 Essex : Western Osprey, Wallasea Island RSPB
    one flew north-east (10:00)
    16/09 10:32 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Medmerry RSPB
    one still
    16/09 10:32 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Itchenor
    two singletons flew over this morning
    16/09 11:42 Leicestershire and Rutland : Western Osprey, Thornton Reservoir
    one flew high south-east (11:40)
    16/09 12:33 Devon : Western Osprey, Stoke Gabriel
    one along River Dart (12:28)
    16/09 13:53 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Helston Loe Pool
    still this afternoon (13:36)
    16/09 14:49 Cork : Western Osprey, Lissagriffin
    one
    16/09 17:02 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Helston Loe Pool
    two fishing at north end (16:56)
    16/09 17:04 Devon : Western Osprey, Lopwell Dam
    two
    16/09 19:00 Kent : Western Osprey, Conyer
    again over The Swale
  • 17/09 10:01 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Pagham Harbour LNR
    one flew south
    17/09 11:42 Suffolk : Western Osprey, Blyth Estuary
    again on post c 800m upstream of mouth of Wolsey Creek (11:24)
    17/09 12:09 Cork : Western Osprey, Lissagriffin
    still
    17/09 12:16 South Yorkshire : Western Osprey, Potteric Carr YWT
    one flew over Huxter Well Marsh (12:15)
    17/09 12:24 East Yorkshire : Western Osprey, Hornsea Mere
    one over west end between 11:45 and 11:59 then flew high south

    17/09 14:23 Wiltshire : Western Osprey, Britford Water Meadows
    one flew over Britford yesterday
    17/09 14:51 Oxfordshire : Western Osprey, Farmoor Reservoir
    one flew east (13:30)
    17/09 14:44 Essex : Western Osprey, Osea Island/Causeway
    one flew south (14:42)
    17/09 16:01 East Sussex : Western Osprey, Cuckmere Haven
    again by Cuckmere Inn (10:00)
    17/09 16:02 Hampshire : Western Osprey, Lepe CP
    adult at Dark Water yesterday
    17/09 16:03 Hampshire : Western Osprey, Weston
    one then flew west along Fawley foreshore (07:00)
    17/09 16:51 Suffolk : Western Osprey, Hen Reedbed SWT
    still on post on Blyth Estuary (16:50)
    17/09 17:12 Devon : Western Osprey, Warleigh Point
    four on Tavy Estuary (13:30)
  • 18/09 07:13 Cleveland : Western Osprey, Seaton Snook
    one flew south-west early morning
    18/09 07:14 Essex : Western Osprey, Fingringhoe Wick EWT
    one flew towards Mersea Island yesterday

    18/09 08:22 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Pagham Harbour LNR
    one
    18/09 09:02 Derbyshire : Western Osprey, Beeley Moor
    one flew across the moor (08:54)
    18/09 09:03 Suffolk : Western Osprey, Hen Reedbed SWT
    still on post on Blyth Estuary
    18/09 09:36 Kent : Western Osprey, Abbot's Cliff
    one circled over (09:33)
    18/09 09:58 Lancashire : Western Osprey, Banks Marsh
    one midway between Old Hollow and Hesketh Out Marsh
    18/09 10:04 West Yorkshire : Western Osprey, St Aidan's RSPB (Swillington Ings)
    one flew south-east (09:56)
    18/09 11:09 Pembrokeshire : Western Osprey, West Williamston
    three (11:00)
    18/09 11:38 East Sussex : Western Osprey, Beachy Head
    one flew south into English Channel (11:30)
    18/09 12:00 Hampshire : Western Osprey, Fareham
    one flew south over Fareham (11:57)
    18/09 13:55 Devon : Western Osprey, Lopwell Dam
    one flew over Maristow House early morning
    18/09 15:09 Pembrokeshire : Western Osprey, West Williamston
    one still, in flight over river with fish (15:07)
    18/09 15:42 Cork : Western Osprey, Kilbrittain
    juvenile
    18/09 15:52 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Helston Loe Pool
    two again this afternoon
    18/09 16:33 West Yorkshire : Western Osprey, Ben Rhydding GPs
    one circled over then headed towards Ilkla Moor (12:54)
    18/09 17:33 Northamptonshire : Western Osprey, Sywell CP
    one on east shore
    18/09 18:42 North Yorkshire : Western Osprey, Askham Bog YWT
    one flew over to south (10:45)
    18/09 18:44 Essex : Western Osprey, Foulness Island
    one
    18/09 21:39 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Marazion
    one flew east over Rosemount (15:50)
  • 20 sightings reported by BirdGuides yesterday
    19/09 07:54 Essex : Western Osprey, Manningtree
    two yesterday
    19/09 08:59 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Ken Hill Marshes
    one flew south (08:45)

    10:02 19/09 Western Osprey Cornwall Drift Reservoir 15:20 18/09
    one in north-west arm yesterday afternoon
    11:00 19/09 Western Osprey Suffolk Hazlewood Marshes SWT 10:30
    two distantly from hide
    11:16 19/09 Western Osprey Pembrokeshire Gann Estuary
    juvenile still
    11:24 19/09 Western Osprey Suffolk Blyth Estuary 11:22
    again on post near Hen Reedbeds SWT
    12:02 19/09 Western Osprey Essex Manningtree 11:45
    one still
    12:25 19/09 Western Osprey Gwent Goldcliff Pools NR 12:21
    one flew towards Newport Wetlands
    13:05 19/09 Western Osprey Essex Pyefleet Channel
    one again
    13:18 19/09 Western Osprey Cornwall Drift Reservoir
    juvenile still
    14:18 19/09 Western Osprey West Yorkshire Cullingworth
    one at Hewenden Reservoir
    14:37 19/09 Western Osprey Essex Pyefleet Channel
    two
    15:08 19/09 Western Osprey Cleveland Scaling Dam Reservoir 15:00
    one flew west towards Lockwood Reservoir
    15:33 19/09 Western Osprey Bedfordshire Brogborough Hill
    one flew south along A421 mid-afternoon
    15:53 19/09 Western Osprey Cornwall Devoran 15:39
    one still
    19/09 17:51 Essex : Western Osprey, South Ockendon
    one flew over (17:44)
    19/09 19:00 Devon : Western Osprey, Aveton Gifford
    one over River Avon between here and Bantham
    19/09 19:02 Staffordshire : Western Osprey, Alvecote Pools
    one at Pretty Pigs Pool this afternoon
    19/09 19:31 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Holkham Gap
    one flew in off the sea this morning
    19/09 19:35 Essex : Western Osprey, Foulness Island
    again roosting in an area with no public access (18:10)
    19/09 21:41 Kent : Western Osprey, Oare Marshes NR
    juvenile still
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  • 21 sightings reported on BirdGuides yesterday
    20/09 08:02 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Devoran
    two still yesterday
    20/09 08:02 Berkshire : Western Osprey, Finchampstead
    one perched in oak by far pool at Fleethill Farm; view only from footpath (07:54)
    20/09 09:00 Berkshire : Western Osprey, Moor Green Lakes
    one flew west (08:52)

    20/09 09:45 Kerry : Western Osprey, Inny Strand
    one at Inny Estuary
    20/09 10:17 East Sussex : Western Osprey, Weir Wood Reservoir
    one flew over the dam then north (10:05)
    20/09 10:24 Lancashire : Western Osprey, Fleetwood
    one flew east over Fleetwood Marsh Nature Park (10:10)
    20/09 10:27 East Yorkshire : Western Osprey, Hornsea Mere
    one flew south over second field (10:10)
    11:58 20/09 Western Osprey Somerset & Bristol Blagdon Lake 16/09
    one on Thursday
    12:00 20/09 Western Osprey Essex Birchanger 11:00
    one flew over Birchangar Wood towards Bishop's Stortford
    12:24 20/09 Western Osprey West Sussex Itchenor
    two flew west down channel between 09:00 and 09:30
    12:25 20/09 Western Osprey Norfolk Reepham 12:12
    one flew south-east
    12:37 20/09 Western Osprey Cork Timoleague
    two on estuary
    14:57 20/09 Western Osprey Cornwall Helston Loe Pool
    one still
    15:35 20/09 Western Osprey Hampshire North Binness Island 13:00
    one again on a post
    16:04 20/09 Western Osprey Hampshire Lepe CP
    one at Dark Water this morning
    16:05 20/09 Western Osprey Cambridgeshire Grafham Water 15:40
    one flew south over Mander car park
    16:20 20/09 Western Osprey Essex Wallasea Island RSPB 16:15
    one on post east of Half Moon Viewpoint
    16:23 20/09 Western Osprey Oxfordshire Wolvercote 11:00
    one at Godstow Lock then flew north
    20/09 17:57 Kent : Western Osprey, Langdon Cliffs NT
    one flew west (08:15)
    20/09 18:28 Kent : Western Osprey, Conyer
    again on post between Luddenham Gut and Uplees Copse
    20/09 18:47 Pembrokeshire : Western Osprey, Kilpaison
    one flew over nearby
    20/09 20:17 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Morston
    one flew inland this afternoon
    20/09 22:47 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Blakeney Harbour
    one flew south-east this afternoon
  • 23 sightings reported on BirdGuides yesterday
    21/09 11:13 Aberdeenshire : Western Osprey, Troup Head
    one flew in off sea (11:10)
    21/09 11:45 Ayrshire : Western Osprey, Irvine
    juvenile flew south over harbour (11:25)
    21/09 12:26 Wiltshire : Western Osprey, Britford Water Meadows
    again then flew north

    21/09 14:18 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Weybourne
    one flew east over Weybourne Camp this morning
    21/09 14:42 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Winterton Dunes NNR
    one flew south over beach
    21/09 15:26 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Itchenor
    two still along Chichester Channel
    21/09 16:30 Devon : Western Osprey, Warleigh Point
    one still off Warleigh House (13:30)
    21/09 16:46 South Yorkshire : Western Osprey, Midhope Moor Watchpoint
    one flew over Ewden Heights on Barnside Moor
    21/09 16:49 Pembrokeshire : Western Osprey, Gann Estuary
    juvenile still at Crabhall Corner mid-afternoon
    21/09 17:58 Essex : Western Osprey, Fingringhoe Wick EWT
    one on a post this afternoon
    21/09 18:16 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Drift Reservoir
    juvenile still (15:00)
    21/09 22:11 Kent : Western Osprey, Conyer
    again over The Swale
    21/09 22:24 West Sussex : Western Osprey, Medmerry RSPB
    one
  • 22/09 07:15 Cork : Western Osprey, Timoleague
    one flew towards Courtmachsherry yesterday afternoon (21/09 16:00)
    22/09 08:31 Kent : Western Osprey, Oare Marshes NR
    one again over The Swale between Uplees Copse and Fowey Island (08:30)

    22/09 09:58 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Potter Heigham Marshes
    adult mobbed by corvids mid-morning (09:56)
    11:05 22/09 Western Osprey Guernsey Pleinmont
    one flew south below BBC Field
    22/09 11:23 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Hickling Broad NWT
    one fishing (11:23)
    22/09 12:07 Northumberland : Western Osprey, Holy Island
    one flew south down east side of island
    22/09 12:39 Kent : Western Osprey, Riverside CP
    again viewable distantly from Horrid Hill
    22/09 13:40 Cork : Western Osprey, Timoleague
    still today
    22/09 15:13 Hampshire : Western Osprey, Locks Heath
    one flew south over Raley Road (14:40)
    22/09 15:25 Cork : Western Osprey, Timoleague
    still (15:00)
    22/09 15:48 Suffolk : Western Osprey, Snape
    one flew west from Snape Warren over Snape Marshes (15:37)
    22/09 16:49 Kent : Western Osprey, Otterham Creek
    one on post at mouth of creek late afternoon
    22/09 17:02 Somerset & Bristol : Western Osprey, Ham Wall RSPB
    one flew west over first viewing platform towards Shapwick Heath (11:00)
    22/09 17:10 East Sussex : Western Osprey, Cuckmere Haven
    one flew over (07:45)
    22/09 17:27 Devon : Western Osprey, Warleigh Point
    one fishing then flew NNE towards Lopwell (13:30)
    22/09 18:18 Somerset & Bristol : Western Osprey, Shapwick Heath NNR
    one at Noah's Lake (15:20)
    22/09 18:21 Essex : Western Osprey, Foulness Island
    again yesterday evening (21/09 19:00)
    22/09 20:10 Cork : Western Osprey, Lissagriffin
    still (08:00)
    22/09 21:32 Norfolk : Western Osprey, Martham Broad
    one near Candle Dyke
  • 23/09 08:38 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Padstow
    one between here and Porthilly yesterday
    23/09 08:43 Essex : Western Osprey, Fingringhoe Wick EWT
    one still at Geedon Creek yesterday
    23/09 09:23 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Restronguet Creek
    one
    23/09 11:01 East Sussex : Western Osprey, Cuckmere Haven
    one again
    23/09 12:32 Suffolk : Western Osprey, Hazlewood Marshes SWT
    two still

    23/09 13:08 Devon : Western Osprey, Warleigh Point
    one still on tree stump on estuary (11:45)
    23/09 13:54 Durham : Western Osprey, Whitburn
    one flew south over Shearwater Estate (13:45)
    23/09 15:24 Cork : Western Osprey, Timoleague
    still between here and Courtmacsherry (10:00)
    15:37 23/09 Western Osprey North Yorkshire Reighton Sands 15:35
    two flew south
    16:17 23/09 Western Osprey East Sussex Cuckmere Haven 15:30
    still
    16:53 23/09 Western Osprey Kent Nor Marsh and Motney Hill RSPB 16:50
    one
    23/09 18:30 Somerset & Bristol : Western Osprey, Catcott Lows NR
    juvenile this afternoon
    23/09 19:16 Devon : Western Osprey, Hope's Nose
    one yesterday
    23/09 19:30 Somerset & Bristol : Western Osprey, Meare Heath
    one over scrape then flew towards Ham Wall RSPB (11:15)
    23/09 22:24 Cornwall : Western Osprey, Helston Loe Pool
    one still
  • From a notification on Twitter
    "1 juvenile Osprey in Restronguet Creek this morning. JF1 last seen Sunday 19th and presumed departed South."