Date Details Sitename
Sunday 13 Jun

Doddinghurst 14:00 to 16:00, Sunny hot
4 Swift (Still around when callers on) 1 Red Kite 1 Buzzard 1 Grey Heron (Flying very high ) [Ann Darnell]

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Friday 11 Jun

Doddinghurst 09:00 to 10:00, Sunny
4 Swift (Checking out my callers again ) 1 Ring-necked Parakeet 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Juvenile ) [Ann Darnell]

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Saturday 05 Jun

Doddinghurst 16:00 to 16:30, Sunny warm
4 Swift (Checking out my swift nest boxes as callers on) 2 Buzzard [Ann Darnell]

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Sunday 23 May

Doddinghurst 13:45 to 13:45, Overcast windy
1 Red Kite [Ann Darnell]

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Friday 16 Apr

Doddinghurst 20:00 to 20:00, still but cold
1 Little Owl (on barn roof Cow Farm, Frog Street ) [Andrew Stroud]

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Monday 05 Apr

Doddinghurst 10:00 to 11:00, Cold wind.
2 Nuthatch (Pair seen, regular visitors now and one collecting nest material.) 1 Treecreeper 7 Wood Pigeon 1 Pheasant (Cock bird) 3 Chiffchaff (In normal territory, building in number) 2 Wren 3 Robin 7 Blue Tit (3 separate nest boxes active and a Great Tit also.) 2 Great Tit (1 active nest) 3 Song Thrush 1 Blackcap (1 singing male) 2 Mallard (Pair in nesting area) 3 Buzzard 4 Carrion Crow 5 Ring-necked Parakeet 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Kestrel 5 Magpie 1 Jay 2 Goldcrest (Likely breeding) 3 Goldfinch 2 Dunnock 5 Starling 11 Jackdaw 1 Green Woodpecker [Gary Boyes]

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Thursday 01 Apr

Doddinghurst 15:30 to 17:00, Dull, chilly wind. Days Lane & fields.
2 Buzzard (regular pair) 1 Red Kite (circling low over Doddinghurst Road/Mountnessing Lane area) 4 Green Woodpecker (heard) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (heard drumming) 2 Blackcap (male & female feeding in blackthorns, start of Days Lane) 5 Chiffchaff (one seen, at least 4 others heard) 1 Yellowhammer (Days Lane) [Ian Swanson]

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Thursday 25 Mar

Doddinghurst 09:15 to 09:30, Sunny
2 Long-tailed Tit 2 Siskin (On feeders in garden) [Ian Swanson]

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Wednesday 24 Mar

Doddinghurst 15:30 to 17:30, Light cloud. Fields and woods; getting drier underfoot.
2 Buzzard (one mobbed by 2 crows) 2 Grey Heron (Flying over) 3 Green Woodpecker (heard) 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (one heard drumming. 1 seen flying) 20 Fieldfare (Mixed flock of 50c redwings & fieldfares, Days Lane) 20 Redwing (approx) 1 Goldcrest (Days Lane) 3 Chiffchaff (one busy catching flies; 2 singing) 3 Yellowhammer (Days Lane) [Ian Swanson]

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Tuesday 23 Mar

Doddinghurst 16:30 to 18:30, Sunny. Footpath from Pettits Lane to St Annes Road
1 Little Egret (Flew up and across Mountnessing/Pettits Lane) 1 Kestrel 2 Red-legged Partridge (On footpath) 1 Green Woodpecker (3 others heard) 250 Fieldfare (Very conservative count. Large flock in trees and field, with some Redwings. Crops too high for proper count.) 20 Redwing (estimate) 1 Reed Bunting (Male, in hedge by dyke. Flew up into tree by footpath.) [Ian Swanson]

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