Sitename Details
Frinton-on-Sea

Frinton-on-Sea 06:30 to 09:00, S-SE0 0/8. Selected totals, movement to south
24 Siskin [Paul Brayshaw]

Broomfield, Chelmsford

Broomfield, Chelmsford 07:30 to 08:00, Clear, warm
3 Green Woodpecker (At least 2 Juveniles and 1 adult bird tending them) [Kevin Poulton]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:45 to 16:30, From Tollesbury
1 Red Kite 4 Buzzard (+) 3 Marsh Harrier (+) 6 Kestrel (+) 6 Hobby (+) 1 Wood Sandpiper 3 Green Sandpiper 2 Common Sandpiper 2 Curlew Sandpiper 1 Whimbrel (Heard only) 1 Spotted Redshank 2 Greenshank 8 Cattle Egret 2 Spoonbill (Flying) 2 Kingfisher 8 Wheatear 2 Yellowhammer 5 Bearded Tit (Others heard) 6 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only ) [David L Smith]

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir 14:00 to 18:40, Fox creating mayhem between Point and RAWL Hides
1 Common Sandpiper (RAWL Hide) 1 Ruff (RAWL and Point Hides, probably the same bird) 1 Yellow-legged Gull (adult, Oak Hide) 2 Dunlin (Point Hide) 1 Snipe (Point Hide) 2 Garganey (Fishing Lodge Bay) 4 Goldcrest 3 Chiffchaff 3 Buzzard 2 Hobby (causeway) 1 Kingfisher (fishing by causeway, then flew towards RAWL Hide) 1 Grey Wagtail (causeway) [Simon Satchell]

TL8005

TL8005 16:30 to 16:30, Hot and sunny.
2 Buzzard (Flying together into Thrift Wood.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 08:45 to 11:15, Sunny, clear sky, calm.
14 Mute Swan (Inc. pair with seven established young.) 2 Gadwall 10 Pochard 80 Tufted Duck (circa.) 7 Little Grebe 12 Great Crested Grebe (Inc. five juvs.) 6 Grey Heron 2 Little Egret 1 Buzzard (Also one long dead in harvested wheat field. Cause of death unknown.) 100 Coot (circa.) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Heard and seen.) 10 Long-tailed Tit (circa.) 1 Willow Warbler 8 Chiffchaff 1 Reed Warbler 3 Blackcap 2 Whitethroat 1 Goldcrest [Malcolm Corbett]

Holland Haven

Holland Haven 12:15 to 15:00, Warm sunny
2 Stonechat (On second hide roof) 4 Swallow (Flying over golf course) 1 Wheatear (On sea wall ) 2 Meadow Pipit (On golf course ) 3 Pied Wagtail (On golf course ) 10 Starling (Small group flying over reedbed ) 3 House Martin (Flying over sea wall ) [Kevin Tunnicliffe]

Thorndon CP (North)

Thorndon CP (North) 09:00 to 09:45, Sunny, warm.
2 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Blackcap (At least. Both males.) 1 Coal Tit 10 Siskin (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:00 to 09:00, Sunny, warm.
16 Egyptian Goose (All in flight.) 1 Kestrel 2 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Coal Tit 1 Treecreeper (At least.) 5 Nuthatch (At least.) [Andrew Cox]