Date Site Details
Saturday 22 Jan Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 12:45 to 13:00,
Green Sandpiper Grey Wagtail Great Spotted Woodpecker Great White Egret 6 Goosander Buzzard 4 Little Grebe [Philip Chalk]

Friday 10 Dec Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 12:00 to 14:00, Selected sightings
4 Shoveler 3 Teal 16 Tufted Duck 7 Goosander 18 Little Grebe 20 Great Crested Grebe 2 Green Sandpiper 17 Cormorant 2 Grey Heron Great White Egret Little Egret 2 Kingfisher Kestrel Jay 8 Long-tailed Tit 2 Grey Wagtail [Matt Turner]

Saturday 04 Dec Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 11:30 to 15:30, Selected sightings from 3.5m round walk
Great White Egret (In west end by Dragonfly hotel) 2 Kingfisher 14 Goosander (14 seen together, possibly more as four birds seen later but can't be sure they weren't from main flock) Grey Wagtail 2 Green Sandpiper Mandarin Duck (Drake west of Lodge Lane, site tick) Shoveler (Drake) 15 Tufted Duck 11 Little Grebe Great Spotted Woodpecker 3 Green Woodpecker Mistle Thrush 3 Song Thrush Siskin (Heard only then distant group of 5 finch sp. shortly after) 16 Blackbird (Numbers increased over last week) [Matt Turner]

Sunday 28 Nov Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 10:00 to 11:00,
Kingfisher Great White Egret Green Sandpiper 6 Teal 4 Wigeon (3m, 1f) Sparrowhawk Buzzard 8 Little Grebe Siskin (Heard) [Matt Turner]

Wednesday 24 Nov Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 08:00 to 08:30, Selected sightings from both causeways
30 Siskin (Active flock feeding in the treetops) Brambling (Winter plumage male in Siskin flock, heavily cropped record shot) Green Sandpiper 8 Great Crested Grebe Fieldfare 4 Shoveler 2 Grey Heron Tufted Duck Egyptian Goose [Matt Turner]

Wednesday 17 Nov Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 08:25 to 09:15, Selected sightings from both causeways
2 Egyptian Goose (One bird has injured leg) 4 Tufted Duck 3 Great Crested Grebe 2 Green Sandpiper Grey Heron Kingfisher (Heard) Great Spotted Woodpecker (Male) Green Woodpecker (Heard) Goldcrest 2 Redwing 2 Grey Wagtail 150 Linnet Siskin (Heard) Meadow Pipit (Heading south - unusual here) [Matt Turner]

Friday 05 Nov Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 08:00 to 08:50, Selected sightings from both causeways
36 Mute Swan (Numbers increasing recently) Shoveler (male, infrequent on site) 45 Gadwall 11 Tufted Duck 2 Great Crested Grebe 3 Green Sandpiper 2 Little Egret 2 Kingfisher 4 Skylark 72 Song Thrush (All thrush movement west) 35 Redwing 57 Fieldfare 3 Grey Wagtail 3 Siskin Goldcrest [Matt Turner]

Saturday 23 Oct Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 16:00 to 18:00, 3 mile circular walk from hotel - selected sightings
Kingfisher Green Sandpiper 2 Grey Wagtail Common Scoter (Female on the water for half hour then flew north) [Matt Turner]

Thursday 21 Oct Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 09:15 to 09:40, Selected sightings from quick stop on both causeways in the rain
Kingfisher Grey Wagtail Green Sandpiper 2 Golden Plover (Over west, only second time seen here) 4 Little Grebe 2 Great Crested Grebe 12 Linnet [Matt Turner]

Wednesday 13 Oct Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 07:45 to 08:45,
12 Tufted Duck 4 Little Grebe 2 Green Sandpiper 2 Grey Wagtail Buzzard Great Spotted Woodpecker Green Woodpecker Treecreeper Goldcrest 30 Redwing (3 separate groups, all heading west) [Matt Turner]