Date Details Sitename
Monday 22 Oct

Naze, The 07:00 to 10:00, Cool; northerly breeze; sunny; high tide
31 Meadow Pipit 7 Song Thrush 1 Green Woodpecker 4 Cetti's Warbler (Singing) 5 Chinese Muntjac (My highest count here) 12 Redpoll sp. 13 Goldcrest 2 Chiffchaff 2 Sparrowhawk 10 Siskin 2 Buzzard [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Sunday 21 Oct

Naze, The 12:00 to 16:00, warm, sunny - Clouded Yellow on sea wall
250 Black-tailed Godwit (+ near boating lake) 40 Grey Plover (+) 50 Golden Plover (+ and 500 + at Titchmarsh marina) 1 Green Sandpiper 3 Stonechat 120 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 2 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier [Martin Richards]

Naze, The 09:00 to 13:00,
9 Lesser Redpoll 5 Cetti's Warbler (singing males) 7 Buzzard (in off the sea) 6 Song Thrush 3 Chiffchaff 12 Goldcrest 2 Rock Pipit 21 Sanderling 12 Ringed Plover 6 Turnstone 20 Grey Plover 130 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (including at least 8 juveniles) 3 Kestrel 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (female) 1 Mute Swan (on sea) 1 Great Crested Grebe 50 Goldfinch 6 Greenfinch [Steve Grimwade]

Naze, The
Saturday 20 Oct

Naze, The 06:50 to 13:00, Chilly first thing then mild; sunny periods; light northerly wind; high tide
11 Redwing 6 Song Thrush 70 Goldcrest (++, impossible to count; the first large influx this season, they have been unusually uncommon and until today I have seen more YB warblers this Autumn than goldcrests!) 21 Meadow Pipit 4 Cetti's Warbler (Singing) 4 Redpoll sp. (South) 1 Chinese Muntjac 2 Sparrowhawk 2 Chiffchaff 1 Yellow-browed Warbler (John Weston Reserve, south-east boundary ) 10 Siskin 1 Fieldfare 16 Little Egret (Together on Stone Point Lagoon) 2 Marsh Harrier 2 Buzzard 1 Short-eared Owl (John Weston Reserve, probably freshly arrived) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Thursday 18 Oct

Naze, The 13:00 to 15:30, Strong NE breeze, pretty quiet
15 Sanderling 4 Dunlin 6 Curlew 12 Skylark 2 Cetti's Warbler (1 heard, 1 seen) 38 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 2 Turnstone [Matt Turner]

Naze, The
Wednesday 17 Oct

Naze, The 09:00 to 13:00,
2 Brambling 6 Siskin 3 Redwing 6 Cetti's Warbler (Singing males) 1 Wheatear 1 Common Sandpiper (Flew south along beach) 1 Common Scoter (Female) 23 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1 Buzzard (In off sea) 4 Chiffchaff 7 Skylark (In off sea) 1 Sparrowhawk (Female) 5 Sanderling 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 40 Robin 50 Blackbird 2 Common Gull [Steve Grimwade]

Naze, The 11:00 to 11:30, good
2 Meadow Pipit [David Saville]

Naze, The
Saturday 13 Oct

Naze, The 06:45 to 13:00, Strong southerly wind; mainly overcast; very mild; rising tide
6 Redwing 5 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1 undercliff, 2 escarpment, 1 north of escarpment, 1 John Weston Reserve) 2 Yellow-browed Warbler (1 first thing by farm pond, calling and then showing well, the other calling in John Weston Reserve) 9 Song Thrush 23 Meadow Pipit 4 Chiffchaff 10 Brent Goose (South) 2 Chinese Muntjac 1 Green Woodpecker 3 Blackcap 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Peregrine Falcon (Horsey Island - sitting by sea wall, later over Walton Hall Marshes) 2 Sparrowhawk 1 Red-breasted Merganser (North past Stone Point) 2 Stonechat (Walton Hall Marshes) 1 Merlin (Over marshes towards Stone Point) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Sunday 07 Oct

Naze, The 15:00 to 16:30, Selected highlights - with family so not entirely a birding trip - didnt see any YbW for eg
1 Short-eared Owl (Appeared to come in off sea, and disappeared over escarpment) 1 Firecrest (in double hedge) 3 Brambling (+) 1 Redpoll sp. 4 Cetti's Warbler (inc 1 by farm pond) 2 Blackcap (+) 5 Chiffchaff (+) 1 Reed Bunting 2 Brent Goose [James Davidson]

Naze, The
Thursday 04 Oct

Naze, The 14:30 to 18:00, Sunny with NW breeze
3 Cetti's Warbler (All heard not seen) 2 Kestrel 8 Sanderling 2 Grey Plover 5 Sandwich Tern 13 Ringed Plover 7 Turnstone 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1 Ruff (In flight with Redshanks) [Matt Turner]

Naze, The
Tuesday 02 Oct

Naze, The 08:30 to 11:00, windy, cloudy at first then sunny intervals
3 Goldcrest 5 Cetti's Warbler 1 Yellow-browed Warbler (John Weston reserve) 12 Chiffchaff 6 Blackcap 2 Song Thrush [Martin Peers]

Naze, The
Sunday 30 Sep

Naze, The 11:00 to 16:00, cloudy, mild
1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (on sea below tower) 1 Redstart (near John Weston reserve) 1 Green Sandpiper (from seawall) 3 Wheatear (farm fields) 75 Bar-tailed Godwit (Walton Channel) 2 Buzzard 10 Grey Plover 2 Stonechat 1 Golden Plover [Martin Richards]

Naze, The 09:00 to 16:00, Selected sightings from EWT migration event
4 Yellow-browed Warbler (Quite likely 6 birds present (seen by other observers)) 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Sandwich Tern 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 12 Chiffchaff 2 Sparrowhawk 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Buzzard (In off sea late afternoon) 1 Stonechat 2 Swallow 3 Skylark 3 Blackcap 5 Cetti's Warbler (Singing birds) 2 Kestrel [Steve Grimwade]

Naze, The