Date Details Sitename
Tuesday 29 Dec

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 08:00 to 10:00, Overcast
1 Corn Bunting 200 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 20 Barnacle Goose 20 Pied Wagtail 300 Golden Plover 400 Lapwing 2 Buzzard (Mostly on posts & railway pylons) 2 Marsh Harrier [Tony Kennelly]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Tuesday 15 Dec

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 12:30 to 15:30, Sunny. High tide. Walk along seawall.
1 Marsh Harrier (2cy male presumably same as Stow Marsh) 450 Lapwing 36 Curlew 1 Great Crested Grebe 9 Golden Plover 560 Canada Goose (great sight when they all took off calling after a low pass by a Chinook) 2 Raven (pair on the fences) 1000 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (900 at Black Point and 100 at South Fambridge) 5 Ruff (in the fields) 2 Rock Pipit 100 Avocet (roosting Bridgemarsh Island) 53 Oystercatcher (Bridgemarsh Island) 10 Knot (Bridgemarsh Island) 250 Wigeon (Bridgemarsh Island) 10 Grey Plover (Large Horseshoe) 1 Purple Sandpiper (feeding along shoreline with the grey plover as the tide went out) 9 Ringed Plover (Large Horeshoe) 2 Stonechat (pair) 6 Fieldfare (in trees by farmhouse) 1 Little Owl (in hedge by barn) [Alan Shearring]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Sunday 06 Dec

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 14:30 to 16:45, Permissive path to 3rd hide and back.
1 Kestrel 20 Pied Wagtail (+) 245 Lapwing 2 Marsh Harrier 2 Buzzard 1 Short-eared Owl 150 Shelduck 700 Teal 7 Snipe 1 Stonechat 7 Reed Bunting 8 Meadow Pipit (+) 1 Dunlin 1 Water Pipit 36 Shoveler 6 Wigeon 1 Little Owl (heard along entrance track) [Simon Satchell]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Saturday 05 Dec

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 14:30 to 15:30, Cloudy, cold
1 Short-eared Owl (Hunting between car park and Hide 1) 40 Lapwing (Flew over towards river) 8 Canada Goose 2 Greenfinch (On feeders at car park) [Paul Everett]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Wednesday 02 Dec

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 10:00 to 12:30, Still, chilly - tide coming in
200 Canada Goose 8 Greylag Goose 24 Shelduck 1 Great Crested Grebe 6 Ringed Plover 8 Oystercatcher 12 Black-tailed Godwit 11 Redshank 200 Lapwing (At least) 45 Starling 6 Meadow Pipit 4 Stonechat 3 Goldfinch 28 House Sparrow 2 Dunnock 1 Buzzard 1 Little Egret [Stuart Anderson]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Saturday 28 Nov

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 13:30 to 15:30, Dry, Fine with some haziness.
33 Mallard 15 Teal 10 Wigeon 20 Shelduck 6 Mute Swan 3 Shoveler 1 Tufted Duck 1 Great Crested Grebe 2 Cormorant 1 Curlew (Also saw a flock in flight of around 20-30, pointed out by someone else ) 100 Canada Goose (100+) 4 Greylag Goose (With the Canada Geese) 20 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (20+ Dark between legs readily seen) 40 Lapwing (40-50 approx) 2 Stonechat 3 Reed Bunting 2 Yellowhammer 1 Kestrel 1 Oystercatcher [Paul Everett]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Thursday 26 Nov

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 10:30 to 13:00, Overcast & Still
250 Canada Goose 20 Greylag Goose 110 Brent Goose 70 Rook 50 Starling 5 Fieldfare 1 Rock Pipit 6 Meadow Pipit 4 Reed Bunting 4 Little Egret 40 Teal 20 Avocet 12 Curlew 20 Redshank 12 Cormorant 80 Lapwing 100 Dunlin 25 Oystercatcher 30 Shelduck 2 Dunnock 3 Robin 1 Buzzard [Stuart Anderson]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Thursday 12 Nov

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 10:30 to 12:30, Bright & breezy - Ebbing Tide
33 Curlew 140 Brent Goose (at least) 60 Canada Goose (at least) 20 Shelduck 80 Lapwing 30 Avocet 4 Stonechat 6 Meadow Pipit 3 Mute Swan 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Greenfinch 4 Goldfinch [Stuart Anderson]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Monday 02 Nov

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 09:45 to 11:30, Blustery Showers - Mild
36 Curlew 38 Shelduck 75 Lapwing 200 Brent Goose (At least) 200 Canada Goose (At least) 30 Greylag Goose 2 Skylark [Stuart Anderson]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge
Tuesday 20 Oct

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 10:30 to 13:00, Dry, breezy on river wall. Rising Tide
16 Avocet 24 Shelduck 7 Curlew 2 Stonechat 2 Linnet 1 Greenfinch 1 Meadow Pipit 6 Skylark 24 Brent Goose 60 Canada Goose 3 Little Egret 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Kestrel 1 Cormorant 6 Lesser Black-backed Gull 16 Black-headed Gull [Stuart Anderson]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge