HIGHLIGHTS: Queen Mother Reservoir logged a Leach’s Petrel (10th-11th), Sabine’s Gull (20th) and Pectoral Sandpiper (from 29th).
DINTON PASTURES CP: There were 10 Pintails, a Garganey (18th-29th), Water Rail (14th), Little Ringed Plover (5th-7th), Little Stint (8th) and two Redstarts (5th-7th).
LOWER FARM GP: A Great White Egret (3rd-14th), Greenshank (3rd-16th), Wood Sandpiper (24th), three Sandwich Terns (14th) and a White Wagtail (26th) were the pick.
MOOR GREEN LAKES: Highlights included three Little Stints (1st-9th), a Curlew Sandpiper (11th-17th), Ruff (13th-15th), two Black-tailed Godwits (16th), a Greenshank (13th-16th) and White Wagtail (28th-30th).
QUEEN MOTHER RESERVOIR: Two Avocets (14th), a Knot (10th), Turnstone (26th), 25 Arctic Terns (5th) and two White Wagtails (29th) were noted.
THEALE GP: There was a Garganey (7th-11th), with two (25th), three Greenshanks (4th-13th) and a Sandwich Tern (8th), with a flock of 12 (16th).
OTHER SITES: A Garganey was at Fobney Meadow (9th). A Marsh Harrier was at Englefield (6th-7th). An Osprey flew over Kintbury (26th). Ruff were at Englefield (25th) and Eton Wick (25th). A Little Stint was at Eton Wick (11th-12th) and a Greenshank at Fleethill Farm, Finchampstead (4th). A Little Gull was at Streatley (25th). A Redstart was at Greenham Common (13th). A Firecrest was at Whiteknights Park, Reading (18th). Marek Walford (www.berksbirds.co.uk)