Date Details Sitename
Tuesday 14 Aug

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury 12:00 to 12:30, Cloudy, W wind rising tide. Counts only made of birds round Coalhouse Point
72 Ringed Plover 29 Dunlin Knot (Red bird) [Paul Larkin]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Friday 10 Aug

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury 08:15 to 12:30, Fine and sunny, showers later, W wind, rising tide
425 Black-tailed Godwit 30 Ringed Plover 17 Dunlin 118 Curlew 11 Yellow Wagtail 12 Sand Martin 1629 Avocet 2 Sandwich Tern (Up river) 18 Grey Plover Arctic Tern (Nice adult flew along tide line) 120 Common Tern (Up river, no large flocks but a steady string of ones and twos throughout the period) Whimbrel [Paul Larkin]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Thursday 02 Aug

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury 08:00 to 12:15, Hot and sunny, west wind, LT
977 Black-tailed Godwit (Including birds in Mucking Bay) 78 Curlew 40 Shelduck (Plus a crèche of eight young) 17 Grey Plover 351 Avocet 2 Whimbrel Green Sandpiper 3 Lapwing (Including two fledge young still showing some down) 10 Yellow Wagtail (Single flock on sea wall, all juvs) 3 Stonechat (Male plus two juvs) [Paul Larkin]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Saturday 07 Oct

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury , 12:00 to 13:30, Overcast, windy
12 Little Grebe, 2 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 1 Swallow, 2 Stonechat (Male & Female), 8 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Blue Tit, 2 Magpie, 15 Starling, 30 Goldfinch [Mark Bridges]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Tuesday 26 Sep

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury , 08:00 to 09:00, Hazy Sun, Falling Tide
2 Little Stint (juv (west of water Tower) ), 4 Common Tern (up river), 8 Swallow (over south), 1 Goldcrest (among Hawthorn with LTT on track to water tower) [Steve Swinney]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Saturday 29 Apr

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury , 10:30 to 12:20, Light cloud, warm, light SW wind.
3 Whimbrel (East end of SSSI area.), 1 Nightingale (Singing in bushes by concrete steps going up to seawall near horse paddock), 1 Wheatear (On seawall by SSSI area.), 1 Grasshopper Warbler (Heard briefly along seawall east end of SSSI area.), 5 Whitethroat (In SSSI area), 4 Reed Bunting (Along seawall) [Denis Tuck]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Friday 28 Apr

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury , 13:15 to 14:30, Sunny with light cloud, windy, chilly.
6 Cormorant (Past end of SSSI area.), 2 Oystercatcher (Past end of SSSI area.), 420 Black-tailed Godwit (Feeding on rising tide by SSSI area), 9 Bar-tailed Godwit (Feeding on rising tide with Black-tailed Godwits.), 7 Whimbrel (SSSI area.), 2 Cuckoo (Calling and moving around Tilbury Marsh either side of fort.), 1 Short-eared Owl (Hunting across SSSI area.), 8 Meadow Pipit (Along seawall), 2 Blackcap (By end of seawall), 6 Whitethroat (In SSSI area.), 4 Reed Bunting (Along seawall) [Denis Tuck]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Monday 24 Apr

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury , 10:50 to 11:00, Sunny, light cloud, warm with light breeze.
1 Nightingale (Singing in bushes by wooden steps going up to seawall near horse paddock. ) [Denis Tuck]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury
Monday 31 Aug

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury 08:00 to 08:00,
25 Black Tern (Flock upriver 1pm, downriver 1.10pm) 2 Arctic Tern (With black terns) Whinchat [Sean Huggins]

Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury