Date Details Sitename
Sunday 21 Feb

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 14:45 to 15:45, Warm and sunny
8 Skylark 23 Linnet 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 8 Grey Heron 4 Little Egret 3 Robin 1 Coot 1 Moorhen 2 Wren 1 Great Crested Grebe 4 Tufted Duck 60 Black-headed Gull (+) 5 Herring Gull 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull 6 Common Gull (Rare for patch ) 1 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 1 Starling 50 Wood Pigeon (+) 7 Cormorant 30 Carrion Crow (+) 10 Magpie [David Pallash]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Saturday 13 Feb

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 10:00 to 11:30, Sunny, sub-zero temps and wind chill.
6 Blue Tit 4 Goldfinch 3 Meadow Pipit 1 Skylark 14 Lapwing (Flock flew in to rest) 1 Snipe 30 Carrion Crow (+) 1 Magpie 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Drumming) 2 Great Tit 1 Dunnock 3 Robin 5 Blackbird 5 Song Thrush (A lot more than usual) 1 Fieldfare 5 Redwing 4 Little Egret 2 Moorhen 8 Coot 100 Black-headed Gull (+) 3 Herring Gull 1 Wren 40 Wood Pigeon (+) 3 Cormorant [David Pallash]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Wednesday 10 Feb

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 12:15 to 12:30, Very cold but bright
2 Goosander (Male and female on River Chelmer) 1 Stonechat (Male) [Antony Braun]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Sunday 07 Feb

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 15:30 to 17:00, Cold and snowy
3 Snipe 30 Black-headed Gull (+) 14 Herring Gull 8 Magpie 3 Little Egret 12 Fieldfare 11 Skylark 3 Tufted Duck 5 Coot 2 Moorhen 1 Great Crested Grebe 7 Meadow Pipit 4 Linnet 1 Great Tit 2 Robin 2 Dunnock 1 Cormorant 30 Wood Pigeon (+) 15 Carrion Crow (+) 1 Wren 2 Blackbird 1 Little Grebe 1 Kestrel [David Pallash]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Tuesday 02 Feb

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 12:15 to 12:15, overcast,warm with little breeze.
1 Kingfisher (Near the old Seacadets headquaters.) [Malcolm Cresswell]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Wednesday 27 Jan

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 10:15 to 11:00, Dry,cool and sun clearing mist away.
10 Redwing (Birds feeding on next door neighbours holly berries.) [Malcolm Cresswell]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Sunday 24 Jan

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 11:00 to 12:00, Cold and overcast
16 Starling 4 Goosander (Two pairs together East end of fishing lake. ) 14 Fieldfare 34 Redwing 80 Black-headed Gull (+) 14 Herring Gull 6 Cormorant 2 Blue Tit 2 Great Tit 8 Magpie 30 Carrion Crow (+) 7 Tufted Duck 3 Little Egret 2 Wren 3 Robin 50 Wood Pigeon (+) 1 Collared Dove 15 House Sparrow (+) 1 Snipe 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Mute Swan 3 Meadow Pipit 1 Green Woodpecker [David Pallash]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Thursday 31 Dec

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 11:15 to 12:15, Cold grey
1 Blue Tit 6 Magpie 11 Redwing 80 Black-headed Gull 8 Carrion Crow 1 Green Woodpecker 4 Skylark 2 Wren 2 Robin 9 Herring Gull 1 Buzzard 2 Kingfisher 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull 3 Red-legged Partridge 1 Song Thrush 2 Little Egret 1 Dunnock 3 Great Crested Grebe 2 Starling 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 18 House Sparrow 3 Wood Pigeon [David Pallash]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Saturday 19 Dec

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 11:15 to 11:30, Rain, sunny, windy
40 Skylark (+) 1 Meadow Pipit (No flocks like previous winters) 3 Fieldfare 13 Redwing 5 Blackbird 4 Goldfinch 1 Long-tailed Tit 4 Cormorant 100 Black-headed Gull (+ roost) 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull 11 Herring Gull (One first winter) 6 Tufted Duck 3 Great Crested Grebe 14 Coot 1 Robin 14 Wood Pigeon 60 Carrion Crow (+) 2 Mistle Thrush (First pair for a while) [David Pallash]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Saturday 19 Sep

Great Baddow, Chelmsford 12:45 to 12:47,
1 Red Kite (Circling over A1114) [David Pallash]

Great Baddow, Chelmsford