Date Details Sitename
Thursday 06 May

South Woodham Ferrers 11:00 to 11:00, Sunny South west corner
1 Whimbrel 1 Cuckoo 1 Nightingale (in full song) 2 Cetti's Warbler 3 Lesser Whitethroat 6 Blackcap 1 Sedge Warbler 4 Chiffchaff 3 Whitethroat 1 Grasshopper Warbler (reeling from reedbed) [Alan Shearring]

South Woodham Ferrers
Friday 16 Apr

South Woodham Ferrers 09:00 to 09:00, Clear, bright and cold.
2 Mediterranean Gull (Two adult over my house calling and heading NW.) [Robert Pease]

South Woodham Ferrers
Tuesday 13 Apr

South Woodham Ferrers 09:45 to 09:45,
1 Long-eared Owl (roosting in dense blackthorn cover) [Alan Shearring]

South Woodham Ferrers
Monday 12 Apr

South Woodham Ferrers 09:45 to 09:45, North of the town. Sunny cold SW breeze
8 Chiffchaff 6 Blackcap 6 Buzzard (resident birds including a pair displaying) 2 Whitethroat 2 Bullfinch 2 Willow Warbler 1 Nightingale (brief subsong) 1 Yellow Wagtail (over farmland) 2 Stock Dove 1 White Wagtail 1 Snipe [Alan Shearring]

South Woodham Ferrers
Saturday 03 Apr

South Woodham Ferrers 14:00 to 16:00, Overcast with a northerly breeze. A walk around Saltcoats reed marsh and on to East Marsh.
11 Brent Goose (East marsh) 1 Barnacle Goose (East marsh) 6 Pochard (East marsh ) 3 Little Grebe (Calling - East marsh) 1 Curlew (East marsh) 1 Sedge Warbler (Singing East marsh) 3 Corn Bunting (Two singing around Saltcoats and one on East marsh) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Calling from Saltcoats marsh) 1 Chiffchaff (Creekview road.) 23 Shelduck (East marsh ) 2 Great Crested Grebe (River Crouch from East marsh.) [Robert Pease]

South Woodham Ferrers
Wednesday 31 Mar

South Woodham Ferrers 09:00 to 09:10, Warm
1 Willow Warbler (singing in trees around a pond) [Alan Shearring]

South Woodham Ferrers
Monday 29 Mar

South Woodham Ferrers 18:30 to 19:03, Mild with blue sky.
3 Cetti's Warbler (Singing/calling birds. One from Saltcoats marsh, one by Marsh Farm and one on east marsh.) 1 Corn Bunting (Singing from east marsh.) 1 Swallow (My first for this year over Marsh farm.) 1 Snipe (A fly-over calling.) 10 Pochard 1 Chiffchaff (Saltcoats ) [Robert Pease]

South Woodham Ferrers
Monday 08 Mar

South Woodham Ferrers 09:00 to 09:15, Overcast
1 Blackcap (A male feeding on ‘beauty berry’ callicarpa.) [Robert Pease]

South Woodham Ferrers
Monday 08 Feb

South Woodham Ferrers 10:00 to 10:30, Snowing and -3 degrees with a northerly breeze.
1 Blackcap (A female feeding on fat in my garden.) [Robert Pease]

South Woodham Ferrers
Friday 05 Feb

South Woodham Ferrers 23:00 to 23:45, A very wet night
2 Tawny Owl (A bird calling, apparently, from the owl box in my garden. That call was a rolling hoot, crooning. A female began calling after ten minutes, the typical key-wit call. It would seem that - ‘If you build it, they will come’. ) [Robert Pease]

South Woodham Ferrers