Date Site Details
Monday 11 Oct Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 10:00 to 16:30, via River Walk - highlights
2 Kingfisher Cormorant 2 Red Kite 6 Buzzard (Peak count) 2 Sparrowhawk (Females) 2 Kestrel Raven (Being mobbed by Buzzards) [David L Smith]

Monday 27 Sep Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 15:30 to 17:00,
Kingfisher 23 House Martin (Drifting south, whilst feeding) 4 Buzzard 3 Grey Wagtail (AW Plant) [David L Smith]

Tuesday 21 Sep Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 12:00 to 16:00, via River Walk
Common Sandpiper (AW Plant) Sparrowhawk Red Kite (Yellow wing tags - 4F?) 9 Buzzard (Peak count) Kingfisher (Heard only) Raven (Distant but size & diamond-shaped tail evident - first record for site? ) 3 Grey Wagtail (AW Plant ) [David L Smith]

Saturday 28 Aug Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 11:00 to 16:00, via River Walk
Buzzard (Juvenile calling) Sparrowhawk (Female) Kestrel (Male) Kingfisher (Heard only) Treecreeper Blackcap (Juvenile) 4 Chiffchaff Goldcrest 3 Yellow Wagtail 2 Grey Wagtail 2 House Martin 6 Swallow Coal Tit [David L Smith]

Wednesday 16 Jun Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 13:30 to 17:15, via River Walk
2 Buzzard (+) 2 Lesser Whitethroat (Singing males) 20 Whitethroat (+ including fledglings) 2 Song Thrush 7 Swift (Over town centre ) 1 Red Kite (Over River Walk) 1 Harris's Hawk (Male - still looking very healthy, after about 9 years of 'freedom') 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing male - first on site this year) [David L Smith]

Monday 07 Jun Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 20:15 to 21:15,
2 Lesser Whitethroat 12 Whitethroat 4 Blackcap (Slow worm, turtle in River Brain) [Philip Chalk]

Tuesday 18 May Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 10:45 to 15:00, via River Walk
2 Little Egret 2 Kingfisher 2 Cuckoo 2 Garden Warbler (+ singing males ) 1 Sedge Warbler (Singing male) 1 Harris's Hawk 2 Mistle Thrush 7 Swift (Over town centre) [David L Smith]

Wednesday 12 May Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 12:00 to 16:30, via River Walk
4 Buzzard (+) 1 Kestrel 1 Sedge Warbler (Singing male) 1 Garden Warbler (Singing male) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Singing male) 6 Treecreeper (Including 4 fledglings) 6 Mistle Thrush (Including 4 fledglings) 2 Swift 1 Reed Bunting (Singing male) 1 Kingfisher (And others heard) 1 Harris's Hawk 1 Cuckoo (Singing male) [David L Smith]

Friday 07 May Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 10:00 to 19:00, via River Walk
8 Buzzard (+) 2 Sparrowhawk (+) 4 Kestrel 2 Treecreeper (In different locations) 1 Cuckoo (Heard only) 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Garden Warbler (Heard only) 1 Sedge Warbler (New for site?) 3 Red Kite (Possibly 4 ) 3 Kingfisher (2 flying and at least one other heard in different locations) 1 Egyptian Goose 10 Swift (+ Mostly heading NW in 2 & 3s) [David L Smith]

Saturday 17 Apr Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 09:15 to 10:00, sunny, light breeze
1 Red Kite (Over Blue Mills direction) [Paul Shuttleworth]