Date Site Details
Sunday 28 Nov Dovercourt

Dovercourt 08:50 to 08:55, Cold, windy, clear
Sparrowhawk (Almost certainly male, hunting, Little Oakley) 10 Red-legged Partridge (In gap between part of Little Oakley continuous with Dovercourt and the far bit.) [Simon Banks]

Friday 19 Nov Dovercourt

Dovercourt 09:40 to 11:45, Mild, little wind, overcast, tide medium
37 Ringed Plover (Irlam's Point) 22 Turnstone (Irlam's Point) 2 Sanderling (Irlam's Point) 150 Brent Goose Stonechat (Female) Kestrel (Male with prey) 6 Linnet [Simon Banks]

Sunday 14 Nov Dovercourt

Dovercourt 07:45 to 12:00, Drizzle, 6/8, NE
Black Swan 14 Rock Pipit Water Rail (Calling from reedbed) 11 Mediterranean Gull 2 Stonechat (Male and female) Ring Ouzel (Female type) 300 Brent Goose 16 Bar-tailed Godwit 64 Linnet 40 Blackbird 8 Reed Bunting 2 Cetti's Warbler 3 Little Egret [Andrew Goodey]

Friday 29 Oct Dovercourt

Dovercourt 07:50 to 07:55, Changeable, stormy. Intermittent rain and quite strong wind.
100 Wood Pigeon (Flock of about 100 Woodpigeons flew over high to west just behind my garden. Given that there are no fields to the east, these had almost certainly come in off the North Sea.) [Simon Banks]

Wednesday 27 Oct Dovercourt

Dovercourt 08:00 to 08:01,
40 Teal (About 40 Teal flying high west over my garden in Dovercourt at about 8 a.m.) [Simon Banks]

Monday 18 Oct Dovercourt

Dovercourt 12:00 to 12:02,
Jay (One bird flying west, high, just behind my garden. Not a usual Dovercourt/Harwich bird. Strongly suspect it had just come in off the North Sea.) [Simon Banks]

Sunday 17 Oct Dovercourt

Dovercourt 12:50 to 14:30, Mainly sunny, but a few drops of rain. Tide fairly far out. Brisk wind from SW easing.
Yellow-browed Warbler (In bushes behind seawall from caravan park to Bramble Island, SW of reservoir and just before footpath to Little Oakley. Very actively and noisily feeding at about 1:15; not to be seen on my return later.) Stonechat 188 Brent Goose Kestrel (Male) 20 Linnet Stock Dove [Simon Banks]

Tuesday 05 Oct Dovercourt

Dovercourt 15:40 to 15:40,
Whinchat [Peter Brittain]

Saturday 25 Sep Dovercourt

Dovercourt 10:30 to 11:10, Fairly warm and sunny; tide high
11 Sandwich Tern (Mostly by shore off caravan park. One tight group: two or three flying round. ) Cetti's Warbler (Singing) Gadwall (Drake) [Simon Banks]

Sunday 12 Sep Dovercourt

Dovercourt 09:50 to 13:20, Warm, sunny with some cloud, tide well out but coming in. Virtually no wind at start, rising to moderate breeze from north.
2 Whimbrel (Irlam's Point) Kestrel 3 Cetti's Warbler (singing) 8 Mute Swan (Pair with six fully-grown young on pits) [Simon Banks]