Date Details Sitename
Sunday 03 Jan

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:30 to 12:00, With Annette Adams (82 species seen) Selected highlights
2 Great White Egret (Geedon Saltings (Reserve tick ✔️)) 1 Water Rail 21 Lesser Redpoll 6 Bullfinch 1 Peregrine Falcon (Female) 12 Red-breasted Merganser 1000 Knot 300 Avocet 250 Fieldfare 100 Redwing 1 Cetti's Warbler 2 Sparrowhawk 4 Buzzard 3 Marsh Harrier 24 Corn Bunting 2 Yellowhammer [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 11 Dec

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 15:00,
1 Marsh Harrier (+) 1 Kestrel (+) 1 Goldcrest 400 Avocet 200 Bar-tailed Godwit 500 Golden Plover 5 Red-breasted Merganser 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Jay 10 Redwing (+) 1 Barn Owl 14 Corn Bunting [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Thursday 12 Nov

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Kingfisher 1 Water Rail 3 Marsh Harrier 7 Buzzard 2 Sparrowhawk 3 Bullfinch 6 Redwing 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Green Woodpecker 250 Avocet 400 Golden Plover 12 Chaffinch [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 30 Oct

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 13:30, Overcast, light SW breeze, mild 16c. Sightings with Brenda. All sightings from Robbie's hide. High tide falling.
50 Grey Plover (Circa.) 1 Curlew 1 Turnstone 50 Redshank (Circa. ) 2 Pintail (Fly by's.) 30 Brent Goose (Circa. ) 6 Oystercatcher 20 Wigeon 3 Little Egret 1 Grey Heron 1 Buzzard (A member of EWT staff escorted a group of children onto the beach in front of Robbie's hide without a care that we were birdwatching from the hide. After a heated exchange we left for home, our day ruined. ) 2 Kestrel (Birds that were feeding were disturbed by the group & the wreck of The Fly was trampled on. No respect for the wildlife or birdwatching members. ) 6 Mallard 50 Lapwing (Plus.) [David Hale]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 23 Oct

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:00 to 16:30, Selected highlights
7 Crossbill (All west/southwest ) 110 Redpoll sp. (Flocks of c40, 30, 2 x 20 all southwest except the 40 which flew north. Presumed Lesser Redpolls) 50 Siskin (Southwest) 1 Bullfinch 2 Kingfisher 3 Greenshank 2 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Sparrowhawk 3 Kestrel 2 Green Woodpecker 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Mistle Thrush 80 Golden Plover 300 Knot 25 Ringed Plover 3 Cetti's Warbler (2 seen and 1 heard) 2 Redwing 120 Avocet 5 Yellowhammer 7 Corn Bunting 300 Chaffinch (Groups moving west all morning.) 75 Skylark (All southwest) [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Thursday 08 Oct

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 13:00 to 15:30,
10 Skylark (+) 2 Stonechat (pair) 12 Linnet (+) 1 Sparrowhawk 12 House Martin (+) 2 Lesser Redpoll 40 Golden Plover (+) 100 Lapwing (+) 2 Turnstone 3 Greenshank 8 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Avocet 1 Wheatear 1 Kestrel 1 Marsh Harrier (ad male) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Goldcrest (+) [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Sunday 04 Oct

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 14:00, Wet and windy
20 Golden Plover 50 Grey Plover 30 Ringed Plover 5 Avocet 6 Greenshank 30 Dunlin 3 Knot 100 Redshank 6 Curlew 50 Lapwing 30 Shelduck 7 Turnstone 10 Little Egret 30 Wigeon 6 Little Grebe 1 Great Crested Grebe 1 Redwing 1 Kestrel 4 Cormorant [Yvonne Watling]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 03 Mar

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:30 to 16:30, Rising tide
1 Treecreeper 1 Chiffchaff 1 Corn Bunting 1 Stonechat 9 Buzzard (+) 5 Marsh Harrier (+) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Female) 2 Kestrel (+) 1 Bullfinch (Female, others heard) 2 Turnstone 20 Ringed Plover (+ Including one colour-ringed (R-G)) 1 Golden Plover [David L Smith]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 25 Feb

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:15 to 15:00, Dry, sun & cloud, W breeze. Incoming tide. High tide at 13 27. Sightings with Brenda.
2 Red-breasted Merganser (Pair. Robbies hide.) 4 Great Crested Grebe 50 Curlew (Circa.) 200 Dunlin (Circa. 1 Adder showing early on, usual spot.) 100 Knot (Circa.) 30 Grey Plover (Plus.) 1000 Avocet (At least. Intertidal area.) 300 Shelduck (Circa.) 3 Snipe 20 Oystercatcher 200 Redshank (Plus.) 15 Wigeon 10 Teal 30 Bar-tailed Godwit (Circa.) 500 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (At least) 1 Grey Heron 11 Little Egret 1 Water Rail (Kingfisher hide.) 1 Marsh Harrier (Female.) 3 Buzzard 2 Kestrel 1 Jay 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker [David Hale]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:30 to 16:00, Over high tide
5 Marsh Harrier (+ Geedon Marsh) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Female on Geedon Marsh) 1 Sparrowhawk (Male - VC) 4 Buzzard (+) 3 Kestrel 1 Barn Owl (Distantly hunting on Langenhoe) 2 Goosander (Pair flying down river) 32 Red-breasted Merganser (+ Mainly in Geedon Creek) [David L Smith]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 18 Feb

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 12:00 to 16:00, Low Tide
10 Marsh Harrier (+) 5 Buzzard 2 Kestrel 1 Peregrine Falcon (Female on Geedon Marsh) 8 Red-breasted Merganser 450 Avocet (+) 1 Bullfinch (Heard only) [David L Smith]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT