Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 05 May

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 12:30 to 14:30, Sunny and windy
1 Cuckoo (Seen both sides of the river wall before and after the main car park) [Paul Richardson]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Monday 03 May

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 15:00 to 17:00, Very windy
4 Yellow Wagtail 1 Corn Bunting 1 Grey Plover 35 Dunlin 8 Linnet [Philip Chalk]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Thursday 01 Apr

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 09:00 to 16:00, Selected highlights
2 Little Ringed Plover 3 Yellow Wagtail 2 Swallow 6 Sand Martin 30 Mediterranean Gull 3 Marsh Harrier 2 Buzzard [Steve Grimwade]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Wednesday 31 Mar

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 09:00 to 16:00,
1 Spoonbill (1 briefly then flew north over Burnham on Crouch) 2 Yellow Wagtail (Males) [Steve Grimwade]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Monday 29 Mar

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 09:00 to 16:00, Selected highlights
1 Hen Harrier (Female) 1 Merlin (Female) 6 Marsh Harrier 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Little Ringed Plover 1 Swallow 2 Wheatear (Males) 18 Mediterranean Gull (Minimum numbers) [Steve Grimwade]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 09:00 to 16:00, Bright & breezy - Visit with Steve Grimwade
40 Shelduck 110 Shoveler 4 Pintail 1 Little Grebe 3 Stock Dove 21 Oystercatcher 1 Grey Plover 2 Curlew 49 Redshank 18 Mediterranean Gull 250 Herring Gull 1 Common Gull 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 Grey Heron 4 Little Egret 6 Marsh Harrier 2 Buzzard 5 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 9 Wigeon 50 Teal 34 Lapwing 800 Black-headed Gull 2 Little Ringed Plover 1 Hen Harrier [Stuart Anderson]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Sunday 13 Dec

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 09:00 to 15:00, Overcast with rain at times
1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Hen Harrier 3 Corn Bunting 7 Reed Bunting 7 Little Grebe 3 Stonechat [Andrew Ducat]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Saturday 12 Dec

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 09:00 to 15:00,
2 Hen Harrier (Possibly three birds) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Male) 4 Buzzard 7 Marsh Harrier 4 Stonechat 18 Linnet 5000 Golden Plover (Minimum numbers seen (huge flocks)) 5000 Lapwing 60 Pintail 1500 Wigeon 1 Raven (Potton Island) 3 Barnacle Goose 4 Kestrel 5 Corn Bunting [Steve Grimwade]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Tuesday 01 Dec

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 10:00 to 14:00,
37 White-fronted Goose (Tillets Marsh with Canada Goose) 4 Marsh Harrier 1 Hen Harrier (Ringtail) 1 Peregrine Falcon 2 Raven 4000 Knot 2000 Golden Plover 2 Stonechat [Robin Peppiatt]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Friday 13 Nov

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 15:15 to 16:00, Clear and cloudy, slight breeze, sightings from white gate only
1 Merlin (Female sitting on bench to the rear of reserve) 1 Hen Harrier (Male, over sea wall towards Burham) 3 Kestrel 1 Pheasant (Many ) 8 Corn Bunting (Left of gate on bushes) 2 Stonechat 3 Marsh Harrier (Imm/females distant) 50 Canada Goose (+) 5 Cormorant 1 Magpie 1 Carrion Crow 1 Mallard 1 Wigeon 1 Herring Gull 1 Common Gull 1 Great Black-backed Gull 1 Grey Heron 1 Little Egret 1 Skylark 1 Meadow Pipit 1 Goldfinch [Ian Dewsnap]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Sunday 18 Oct

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 12:00 to 14:00, Still and clear. Some occasional sun
4 Marsh Harrier (One male) 1 Hen Harrier (Ringtail ) 1 Merlin (Female/juvenile ) 1 Curlew Sandpiper 20 Shoveler 40 Shelduck 15 Grey Plover 3500 Golden Plover (Estimate count) 100 Dunlin 4 Brent Goose 3 Kestrel 1 Peregrine Falcon 25 Skylark 20 Wigeon 20 Meadow Pipit 1 Pied Wagtail 2 Reed Bunting 27 Ringed Plover 8 Linnet 6 Goldfinch 1 Little Grebe 30 Little Egret 1 Moorhen 5 Mute Swan 7 Grey Heron 20 Pintail (20+) 43 Buzzard (In a single thermal, moving north at the east end of reserve) 20 Canada Goose 15 Herring Gull 60 Black-headed Gull 2 Snipe [Ian Dewsnap]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries