Date Details Sitename
Saturday 12 Oct

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 10:00 to 11:00,
1 Black-necked Grebe (Black-necked Grebe still Golden gates lake TTNP Mucking Essex. NE side. 11 am) [Steve Swinney]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Thursday 10 Oct

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 17:30 to 17:45,
1 Kingfisher (Mucking sluice) [Mark Fisher]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Sunday 06 Oct

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 08:15 to 14:30, Wet early with ESE wind, dry later W wind, falling tide
2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Outer car park) 91 Teal (Singles Golden Gates and the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Mucking Bay) 53 Wigeon (Mucking Bay) 449 Shelduck (Mucking Bay) 69 Dunlin (In the managed retreat) 30 Ringed Plover (In the managed retreat) 7 Mute Swan (Golden Gates) 95 Tufted Duck (23 on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 10 Pochard (Five each Golden Gates and the pit to the south of the tip) 3 Great Crested Grebe (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 23 Gadwall (Five on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 182 Coot (Four on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 1 Merlin (Male chasing Skylarks on the track to the VC) 1 Sparrowhawk (Over the tip) 1 Black-necked Grebe (Golden Gates) 244 Rook (Golden Gates) 68 Shoveler (63 on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 1 Aythya sp. (Female Tufted Duck x Pochard hybrid on the pit to the south of the tip) 3 Buzzard (Over the tip) 10 Stock Dove (Golden Gates) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Golden Gates) 16 Knot (Mucking Bay) 1204 Black-tailed Godwit (Mucking Bay) 611 Avocet (Mucking Bay) 4 Yellow-legged Gull (In the managed retreat) 36 Curlew (Mucking Bay) [Paul Larkin]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Saturday 05 Oct

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 14:00 to 15:30, Sunny Intervals 15C Fading easterly
1 Water Rail (Goldengates) 1 Black-necked Grebe (Goldengates : NE end - Now into 3rd week) [Steve Swinney]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Monday 30 Sep

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 18:00 to 18:00,
1 Kestrel (Hare on the fields) 1 Kingfisher (By the sluice) [Mark Fisher]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Saturday 28 Sep

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 12:00 to 16:30, Cloudy, breezy.
1 Kestrel 1 Peregrine Falcon (Immature, stooping at waders.) 25 Avocet 20 Ringed Plover (Approx.) 2 Dunlin 3 Turnstone (At least.) 44 Black-tailed Godwit (At least.) 4 Yellow-legged Gull 2 Kingfisher (Fishing lakes.) 2 Stonechat (Pair.) 5 Greenfinch [Andrew Cox]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 08:00 to 15:00, Broken cloud, strong SW wind, rising tide
4 Cetti's Warbler (Singles in the creek, on the tip, Golden Gates and the pit to the south of the tip) 64 Curlew (In the managed retreat) 550 Shelduck (In the managed retreat) 201 Avocet (In Mucking Bay) 104 Black-tailed Godwit (In the managed retreat) 78 Teal (Five on the pit to the south of the tip, one Golden Gates, the rest in the managed retreat) 2 Bar-tailed Godwit (In Mucking Bay) 8 Turnstone (In the managed retreat) 114 Redshank (In the managed retreat) 45 Mallard (In the managed retreat) 3 Wigeon (Two in the managed retreat, one Golden Gates) 119 Ringed Plover (In the managed retreat) 31 Dunlin (In the managed retreat) 1 Buzzard (On the tip) 1 Black-necked Grebe (Golden Gates) 215 Coot (Eight on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 4 Great Crested Grebe (Two each Golden Gates and the pit to the south of the tip) 6 Mute Swan (Golden Gates) 56 Tufted Duck (Nine on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 6 Pochard (Two Golden Gates, four on the pit to the south of the tip) 14 Gadwall (Two on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 5 Shoveler (Three on the pit to the south of the tip, two Golden Gates) 1 Aythya sp. (Female on the pit to the south of the tip) 2 Little Grebe (One each on the pit to the south of the tip and Golden Gates) [Paul Larkin]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Monday 23 Sep

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 08:15 to 15:15, Broken cloud, occasional showers, falling then rising tide
656 Shelduck (In Mucking Bay) 69 Teal (Two on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest in Mucking Bay) 206 Redshank (In Mucking Bay) 41 Dunlin (In the managed retreat) 49 Ringed Plover (In the managed retreat) 1447 Black-tailed Godwit (In Mucking Bay) 1 Black-necked Grebe (Golden Gates) 430 Avocet (In Mucking Bay) 5 Mute Swan (Golden Gates) 24 Pochard (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 3 Shoveler (Golden Gates) 74 Tufted Duck (Eight on the pit to the south of the pit, the rest Golden Gates) 178 Coot (Eight on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 35 Gadwall (Three on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 2 Wigeon (Golden Gates) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Golden Gates) 1 Little Grebe (On the pit to the south of the tip) 35 Curlew (In Mucking Bay) 11 Turnstone (In the managed retreat) 2 Curlew Sandpiper (Juvs in the managed retreat) 2 Yellow-legged Gull (Adults in the managed retreat) 1 Greenshank (In the managed retreat) 1 Aythya sp. (Returning Tufted Duck X Pochard on the pit to the south of the tip) 20 Arctic Tern (Single flock up river, several juveniles, the bulk of the flock appeared to be of this species) [Paul Larkin]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Sunday 22 Sep

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 08:15 to 15:15, Broken cloud, occasional showers, falling then rising tide
656 Shelduck (In Mucking Bay) 69 Teal (Two on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest in Mucking Bay) 206 Redshank (In Mucking Bay) 41 Dunlin (In the managed retreat) 49 Ringed Plover (In the managed retreat) 1447 Black-tailed Godwit (In Mucking Bay) 1 Black-necked Grebe (Golden Gates) 430 Avocet (In Mucking Bay) 5 Mute Swan (Golden Gates) 24 Pochard (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 3 Shoveler (Golden Gates) 74 Tufted Duck (Eight on the pit to the south of the pit, the rest Golden Gates) 178 Coot (Eight on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 35 Gadwall (Three on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 2 Wigeon (Golden Gates) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Golden Gates) 1 Little Grebe (On the pit to the south of the tip) 35 Curlew (In Mucking Bay) 11 Turnstone (In the managed retreat) 2 Curlew Sandpiper (Juvs in the managed retreat) 2 Yellow-legged Gull (Adults in the managed retreat) 1 Greenshank (In the managed retreat) 1 Aythya sp. (Returning Tufted Duck X Pochard on the pit to the south of the tip) 20 Arctic Tern (Single flock up river, several juveniles, the bulk of the flock appeared to be of this species) [Paul Larkin]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Thursday 19 Sep

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 18:00 to 19:00,
1 Barn Owl (By the sluice) 1 Kestrel 2 Kingfisher (Lakes) [Mark Fisher]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)
Sunday 08 Sep

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 08:15 to 14:00, Fine and sunny, NNW wind, falling tode
47 Teal (One on the pit to the south of the tip, four Golden Gates, the rest in the managed retreat) 54 Ringed Plover (In the managed retreat) 347 Shelduck (In the managed retreat) 92 Mallard (In the managed retreat) 202 Redshank (In the managed retreat) 1004 Black-tailed Godwit (In the managed retreat) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Juv over the managed retreat) 2 Buzzard (Over the tip) 225 Greylag Goose (Golden Gates) 136 Canada Goose (Golden Gates) 3 Shoveler (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 12 Mute Swan (One on the Thames, the rest Golden Gates) 110 Tufted Duck (Three on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 11 Pochard (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 160 Coot (Ten on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 3 Wigeon (Imm drake on Golden Gates, two in the managed retreat) 21 Gadwall (Seven on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 6 Yellow-legged Gull (One on Golden Gates, the rest in the managed retreat) 1 Water Rail (Golden Gates) 1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Golden Gates) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Golden Gates) 1 Little Grebe (Golden Gates) 5 Great Crested Grebe (One on the Thames, two plus four juvs on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 1804 Avocet (Mucking Bay) 1 Greenshank (In the managed retreat) [Paul Larkin]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)