Sitename Details
Mistley

Mistley 19:00 to 20:30, From Quay and walls
7 Greenshank 80 Turnstone 7 Common Tern (4 adult, 3 juv) 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Black Swan [Matt Turner]

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge 18:00 to 18:30, Sightings from bridge and splodge
2 Green Sandpiper (Feeding on splodge) 3 Common Sandpiper (Bathing and preening east of bridge) 2 Hobby (High to the west, looked in hunting mode - lots of swallows around.) 1 Swift [Matt Turner]

Weald CP, near South Weald

Weald CP, near South Weald 08:15 to 09:15, Warm, sunny
2 Blackcap 1 Chiffchaff 2 Treecreeper 1 Green Woodpecker 4 Coal Tit 10 Blue Tit 2 Great Tit 2 Goldcrest (Tit flock on the Belvedere) [Andrew Stroud]

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:45 to 12:30, Bright & warm with a breeze
1 Wood Sandpiper (Oak Hide) 5 Egyptian Goose (Oak Hide) 6 Red-crested Pochard (Oak Hide) 3 Yellow-legged Gull (Oak Hide) 1 Little Ringed Plover (Oak Hide) 1 Buzzard (Rawl Hide) 100 Tufted Duck (+, Fremnells Causeway) 20 Lapwing (+, Fremnells Causeway) 20 Common Sandpiper (+, Mainly from Rawl Hide, but also noted from both Oak & Point Hide) 5 Grey Heron (Rawl Hide) 2 Black-tailed Godwit (Oak Hide) 5 Sand Martin (+, Fremnells Causeway) [Andrew Allen]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 08:30 to 14:15, Broken cloud, strong W wind, falling tide
91 Redshank (In the managed retreat) 5 Turnstone (In the managed retreat) 2 Whimbrel (In the managed retreat) 8 Knot (In the managed retreat, including two juvs and four red birds) 2 Bar-tailed Godwit (In the managed retreat, bp birds) 3273 Black-tailed Godwit (In the managed retreat, including the first juv) 31 Curlew (Mucking Bay) 1 Dunlin (In the managed retreat, juv) 15 Ringed Plover (In the managed retreat) 151 Avocet (Mucking Bay) 1 Great Crested Grebe (Golden Gates) 1 Little Egret (On the pit to the south of the tip) 1 Little Grebe (On the pit to the south of the tip) 35 Sand Martin (Golden Gates) 129 Coot (Six on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 11 Mute Swan (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 63 Tufted Duck (Golden Gates) 11 Pochard (Two on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 69 Greylag Goose (Golden Gates) 24 Canada Goose (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) [Paul Larkin]

Thorndon CP (North)

Thorndon CP (North) 09:00 to 10:00, Sun & clouds. Breezy.
1 Buzzard 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Nuthatch [Andrew Cox]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:00 to 09:00, Sun & clouds. Breezy.
4 Green Woodpecker 3 Nuthatch 1 Coal Tit [Andrew Cox]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 11:00 to 16:00, Sunny and breezy
1 Great White Egret 2 Red-crested Pochard 2 Ruddy Shelduck 5 Green Sandpiper 7 Common Sandpiper 1 Wood Sandpiper 2 Redshank 2 Turnstone 2 Ruff 1 Little Ringed Plover 4 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Snipe 1 Ring-necked Duck 1 Cattle Egret 1 Marsh Harrier 30 Egyptian Goose [Yvonne Watling]

Abberton Reservoir 13:40 to 16:30, Warm but very windy
8 Egyptian Goose (7 LBC, 1 Island Hide ) 1 Ruddy Shelduck (On bank E of LDLH) 1 Shelduck (Juvenile at Wig Bay) 2 Red-crested Pochard (Females E of LBC) 1 Ring-necked Duck (With Tufted Ducks close in at SE end of LDLH) 2 Great White Egret (One either side of LBC) 6 Black-tailed Godwit (Wig Bay) 2 Redshank 6 Common Sandpiper 3 Green Sandpiper (2 LBC, 1 distant from Island Hide) 30 Stock Dove (+) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Kestrel 20 Yellow Wagtail (+) 1 Whitethroat (Scrub near VC) [Ben Mapp]

Beckton

Beckton 08:15 to 13:00, Sun/cloud Sw wind
12 Common Tern 4 Common Sandpiper 1 Sand Martin 1 Grasshopper Warbler 6 Whitethroat 1 Garden Warbler 1 Chiffchaff [Gary A James]