Date Details Sitename
Thursday 28 May

East Tilbury 07:30 to 13:30, Fine and sunny, E wind, falling tide
430 Shelduck 5 Curlew 3 Oystercatcher 1 Buzzard 4 Stonechat (Two pairs with broods of 3 and one) 4 Cuckoo (At least one female) 2 Little Ringed Plover 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type.) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 21 May

East Tilbury 08:00 to 12:30, Overcast early, fine later, light W wind, rising tide
2 Cuckoo (Male chasing female) 1 Corn Bunting (Singing male) 4 Mediterranean Gull (Adults) 10 Curlew 16 Oystercatcher 1 Grasshopper Warbler 1 Stonechat (Male) 13 Tufted Duck 1 Pochard (Drake) 2 Great Crested Grebe 5 Canada Goose 1 Grey Plover 6 Little Grebe 1 Chiffchaff 1 Little Ringed Plover [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 19 Mar

East Tilbury 12:30 to 15:15, Overcast, ENE breeze, falling tide. Walk from Tilbury ferry terminal to Mucking Bay
289 Teal 20 Bar-tailed Godwit 12 Ringed Plover 14 Oystercatcher 129 Grey Plover 24 Curlew 1 Short-eared Owl 158 Shelduck 125 Black-tailed Godwit 1555 Dunlin 5 Pochard 9 Tufted Duck 1 Chiffchaff 4 Knot [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 13 Feb

East Tilbury 08:30 to 11:45, W wind, showery, LT
22 Oystercatcher 119 Grey Plover 22 Greenfinch 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Brambling 3815 Dunlin 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Barn Owl [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Tuesday 11 Feb

East Tilbury 14:00 to 16:00, Exceptional High Tide post Storm - Salt marsh flooded : Selected circa Totals from Spectacular Murmeration
10000 Dunlin (circa) 50 Curlew 200 Grey Plover 7 Oystercatcher 14 Reed Bunting 6 Stonechat 1 Peregrine Falcon 1000 Avocet (circa) [Steve Swinney]

East Tilbury
Thursday 06 Feb

East Tilbury 08:30 to 13:30, Fine and sunny, light SE wind, falling tide
1 Buzzard 1 Twite (With 74 Linnet) 74 Linnet 2 Stonechat (Pair) 1 Common Scoter 646 Teal 530 Shelduck 1 Cetti's Warbler 2 Shoveler (Pair on the river) 15 Corn Bunting 287 Grey Plover 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 12 Oystercatcher 74 Curlew 19 Ringed Plover [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Saturday 25 Jan

East Tilbury 13:00 to 15:00, Overcast 6C, S6. Walk from Gobions Park to Goldengates
1 Goldeneye (Female on Goldengates) 1 Water Rail (Heard calling Goldengates nr Alders) 1 Buzzard (Enovert Landfill) 1 Kestrel 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker (2 drumming ) 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Over Linford Wood) 494 Rook (446 flew into Goldengates Rookery the rest Linford Wood) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Calling Goldengates ) 13 Fieldfare (Flushed from streamside hedgerow - largest no. of winter so far) 4 Redwing 40 Linnet (Circa. Enovert landfill) 1 Greenfinch (First on patch for year and becoming alarmingly scarce) [Steve Swinney]

East Tilbury
Saturday 18 Jan

East Tilbury 07:45 to 12:45, Cold, fine and sunny, falling tide
52 Linnet 1 Twite (With Linnet flock) 3 Stonechat (Pair and a male) 6 Bar-tailed Godwit 343 Grey Plover 2 Barn Owl 643 Black-tailed Godwit 312 Teal 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Flew down river) 2 Common Scoter (On the river) 1 Buzzard 10 Oystercatcher 86 Curlew 14 Wigeon (On the river) 1 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 9 Knot 15 Ringed Plover [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Saturday 11 Jan

East Tilbury 08:30 to 12:00, Windy, overcast, rising tide
4 Little Egret 387 Teal 1 Buzzard 5 Oystercatcher 112 Wigeon (On the river) 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 319 Grey Plover 1 Stonechat 5 Knot 1442 Avocet 21 Ringed Plover 2 Common Scoter (On the river) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Saturday 30 Nov

East Tilbury 08:30 to 14:00, Fog early then fog at times inhibiting observing, light E wind, stronger later, rising tide
57 Grey Plover 2 Marsh Harrier (Male and female type) 1 Water Rail 2 Sparrowhawk (Male and female) 3 Snipe 188 Teal 59 Common Scoter (Flock of 39 joined by another 20) 1 Velvet Scoter (Female with 39 Common) 12 Little Grebe 122 Black-tailed Godwit 581 Avocet 53 Curlew 14 Ringed Plover 2 Bar-tailed Godwit 5 Knot [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury