Date Details Sitename
Tuesday 23 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 08:50 to 15:05, Cloudy, brightening later. Peacock, Comma, Speclkled Wood and Green Hairstreak.
2 Cuckoo 10 Chiffchaff (+) 2 Garden Warbler 6 Lesser Whitethroat 4 Whitethroat 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Reed Warbler 2 Mediterranean Gull 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 4 Little Egret 19 Greenshank 220 Black-tailed Godwit 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 3 Avocet 3 Buzzard 2 Sparrowhawk 1 Whimbrel 1 Red Kite 1 Green Woodpecker 12 Nightingale (including 1 showing extremely well near the lake hides) [Simon Satchell]

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Friday 19 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 13:30, Sunny and warm
5 Nightingale (Heard and one seen) 8 Blackcap 2 Whitethroat 2 Long-tailed Tit 2 Goldfinch 2 Swallow 8 Chiffchaff [Emma Robinson]

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Wednesday 10 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 16:30, Clear, dry strong NE Breeze
2 Marsh Harrier 10 Chiffchaff 12 Blackcap 6 Buzzard 30 Dunlin 200 Black-tailed Godwit 60 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1 Merlin 4 Bullfinch 2 Bar-tailed Godwit 2 Cetti's Warbler [Ken Hudgell]

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Monday 08 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 13:00 to 15:00, Good sighting of Adder, Peacock Butterfly, Comma, Green-veined White, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell and Small White
1 Marsh Harrier (Adult male) 1 Mediterranean Gull (1st summer flew over visitor centre) 2 Swallow (Visitor Centre) 9 Blackcap (Singing males) 15 Chiffchaff (Singing males ) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing male) 1 Bullfinch 800 Black-tailed Godwit [Steve Grimwade]

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Wednesday 03 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:00 to 15:00,
1 Greenshank 5 Marsh Harrier 8 Buzzard 500 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Goosander (Male) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 8 Blackcap (Singing males) 11 Chiffchaff (Singing males) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing males) 1 Bullfinch 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 200 Redshank (Including 1 leucistic bird) 8 Great Crested Grebe 2 Reed Bunting 4 Knot 100 Dark-bellied Brent Goose [Steve Grimwade]

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Monday 11 Mar

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:20 to 15:30, Bright but stiff breeze
20 Avocet (Margaret Hide) 10 Black-tailed Godwit (Margaret Hide) 100 Knot (Approximately - several flocks mobile on estuary) 300 Dunlin (Approx) 200 Redshank (Approx) 1 Peregrine Falcon 3 Marsh Harrier (Including courting pair doing food pass to south of visitor centre) 1 Cetti's Warbler 5 Goosander (1 Male 4 females in estuary at mouth of intertidal area) 100 Golden Plover (Approx - flock near Alresford Creek) 30 Grey Plover (Approx - various locations) 20 Curlew 30 Bar-tailed Godwit (Flock near Alresford Creek) [John Fell]

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Tuesday 05 Mar

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:30 to 16:00, Dry, sun & cloud, 14c, brisk SW breeze. Sightings with Brenda.
200 Redshank (Plus.) 20 Oystercatcher (Circa.) 100 Black-tailed Godwit (Plus.) 100 Shelduck (Plus.) 40 Wigeon 50 Curlew (Circa.) 4 Buzzard (Showing together.) 20 Avocet (Circa.) 20 Grey Plover 100 Knot (Circa.) 1000 Dunlin (Circa.) 200 Brent Goose (Plus.) 7 Shoveler 2 Marsh Harrier (Pair.) 50 Jackdaw (Plus.) 1 Kestrel (4 Adder, sunbathing together.) 4 Great Crested Grebe 1 Grey Heron 10 Little Egret [David Hale]

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Saturday 23 Feb

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 14:00 to 16:15, Bright, High tide
1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Greenshank (Intertidal area) 50 Avocet (Intertidal area) 40 Knot (Intertidal area) 50 Golden Plover (Intertidal area) 2 Buzzard 1 Grey Plover 6 Little Egret 30 Curlew (Intertidal area) 50 Redshank 100 Dark-bellied Brent Goose [Andrew Allen]

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Wednesday 13 Feb

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 12:00, lovely spring morning. low tide
2 Buzzard 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Kestrel (male) 10 Skylark 20 Meadow Pipit (flock c20 behind intertidal area) 5 Ringed Plover 400 Lapwing (approx) 2 Song Thrush 30 Linnet (+) 12 Lesser Redpoll (c12 feeding in birches) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 16:30, cold but bright with sun
12 Lesser Redpoll (Mobile flock feeding on Silver Birch) 4 Goldcrest 1 Kingfisher 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Green Woodpecker (Heard only) 1 Linnet 7 Chaffinch 1 Greenfinch 30 Blue Tit (+) 10 Great Tit (+) 4 Long-tailed Tit 6 Blackbird 2 Bullfinch (A pair calling) 20 Curlew (+ Large flock flew in from fields to Intertidal area) 300 Brent Goose (+ Continuous flocks flying over from estuary to fields) 4 Little Grebe 2 Wren 5 Moorhen 2 Coot 10 Mallard (+) 100 Lapwing (+) 1 Grey Plover 30 Redshank (+) 12 Shelduck 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Mute Swan 2 Pheasant 4 Magpie 1 Jay 4 Carrion Crow [Steve Jellett]

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Tuesday 12 Feb

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 12:00 to 17:00, Low tide, cool dry, light W wind.
6 Marsh Harrier (Geedon Saltings) 4 Bullfinch 12 Buzzard 2 Peregrine Falcon 2 Brambling (With large Chaffinch, Reed Bunting flock in game cover ) 200 Avocet (+) 4 Red-breasted Merganser 1200 Dunlin (+) 400 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 27 Turnstone (Unusually high count for FW.) 16 Ringed Plover (Intertidal area. Very few birds on there today) [Ken Hudgell]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT