Date Details Sitename
Thursday 16 May

Tilbury 09:00 to 12:00, Fine and sunny, E wind, rising tide
32 Arctic Tern (Flocks of 3,7,8, & 14 down river) 13 Swift 4 Little Ringed Plover 2 Little Egret (In the fort) 2 Oystercatcher (On the foreshore by the ferry terminal) 2 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Cuckoo (In the P Stn) 1 Nightingale (In the STW) 3 Common Tern (Down river, probably local birds) 12 Mallard (In the fort, all drakes bar one) 2 Grey Heron (In the fort) 7 Shelduck (In the fort) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Saturday 04 May

Tilbury 08:00 to 09:00, Fine and sunny, cold, strong NNW wind
1 Hobby (Over NNW from Kent) 3 Swift [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Friday 19 Apr

Tilbury 10:00 to 12:00, Fine and sunny, light E wind, rising tide
26 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore in front of the fort) 2 Shelduck (On foreshore in front of the fort) 4 Teal (On STW outfall) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Thursday 11 Apr

Tilbury 10:15 to 13:45, Broken cloud, strong NE wind, LT
2 Little Ringed Plover (In the fort) 1 Mute Swan (In the fort) 19 Shelduck (Four in the fort, eight on foreshore by the fort, the rest on foreshore by the old landfill) 23 Mallard (Five in the fort, 16 on STW outfall, the rest on foreshore near the new landfill) 201 Teal (Eight in the fort, 12 on STW outfall, 181 on foreshore by old landfill) 1 Grey Heron (In the fort) 1 Little Egret (In the fort) 2 Gadwall (On STW outfall) 1 Green Sandpiper (In the fort) 2 Blackcap (Singles in the STW and near the new landfill) 1 Chiffchaff (In the STW) 2 Oystercatcher (On foreshore near the new landfill) 1 Buzzard (Over the new landfill) 5 Curlew (On foreshore by new landfill) 2 Ringed Plover (On foreshore by new landfill) 4 Skylark (Singing on old landfill) 1 Garganey (Drake asleep with Teal on foreshore by old landfill) 2 Red-legged Partridge (On the old landfill) 115 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore by old landfill) 1 Whitethroat (Near new landfill) 3 Redshank (On foreshore by old landfill) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Sunday 24 Mar

Tilbury 10:00 to 11:30, Fine and sunny, light NW wind, LT
1 Raven (Tumbling over the P Stn) 17 Buzzard (Groups of four W and N, groups of four and three S, single S and E in addition two local pairs up several times to intercept!) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Tuesday 19 Mar

Tilbury 10:00 to 10:30, Broken cloud, light SW wind, rising tide
18 Wigeon (On river near new landfill) 9 Gadwall (On river near new landfill) 71 Teal (On river near new landfill) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Saturday 09 Mar

Tilbury 11:00 to 11:45, Broken cloud, strong SW wind, rising tide
46 Teal (On STW outfall) 36 Gadwall (On STW outfall) 4 Mallard (On STW outfall) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Soaring over the fort) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Monday 04 Mar

Tilbury 10:00 to 11:00,
2 Peregrine Falcon (A pair, judging by size difference, seen over the grain reception buildings in Tilbury Docks) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Thursday 28 Feb

Tilbury 10:15 to 13:30, Showery, SSW wind, LT
6 Redshank (One near the ferry terminal, the rest near the old landfill) 9 Oystercatcher (Six by the P Stn, the rest near the old landfill) 15 Shelduck (Three by the ferry terminal, eight near the P Stn, four near the old landfill) 779 Teal (14 in the fort, 71 on the STW outfall, 20 east of the P Stn, 59 near the new landfill, 615 near the old landfill) 2 Canada Goose (In the fort) 27 Mallard (Five in the fort, 16 on the STW outfall, 6 near the new landfill) 1 Mute Swan (In the fort) 1 Grey Wagtail (In the fort) 12 Little Grebe (In the moat) 42 Wood Pigeon (In the fort) 1 Little Egret (In the moat) 2 Kestrel (In the fort and over the new landfill) 31 Gadwall (On the STW outfall) 286 Black-tailed Godwit (177 by the new outfall, 109 near the old outfall) 16 Curlew (Nine east of the P Stn, three near the new landfill, four near the old landfill) 10 Avocet (Near the new landfill) 2 Raven (From inland over the river) 28 Dunlin (19 near the new landfill, nine near the old landfill) 13 Ringed Plover (One near the new landfill, 12 near the old landfill) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Thursday 14 Feb

Tilbury 14:30 to 16:00, Fine and sunny, S wind, rising tide
121 Teal (On STW outfall) 81 Gadwall (On STW outfall) 1 Oystercatcher (On STW outfall) 4 Shelduck (On foreshore by the fort) [Paul Larkin]

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