Sitename Details
Ardleigh Reservoir

Ardleigh Reservoir 09:15 to 09:40, Selected sightings from quick stop on both causeways in the rain
Kingfisher Grey Wagtail Green Sandpiper 2 Golden Plover (Over west, only second time seen here) 4 Little Grebe 2 Great Crested Grebe 12 Linnet [Matt Turner]

Frinton-on-Sea

Frinton-on-Sea 07:00 to 17:00, NW6 0-8/8 occ showers
507 Goldfinch 67 Meadow Pipit 53 Siskin 17 Guillemot (north) Hen Harrier (ringtail south out to sea) Lapland Bunting (@ 0809) 9 Redpoll sp. 4 Greylag Goose (watched in from the horizon to the SE) Ring Ouzel (male in off) Little Gull Short-eared Owl Woodcock (in off) Fulmar 57 Linnet [Paul Brayshaw]

Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 16:00, Seen by Dougal urquhart/Martin cock & Andy field at cudmore Grove to golf house. Strong winds nearly covered stone point.
300 Black-tailed Godwit 150 Redshank 4 Snipe 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 2 Stonechat (A pr.) 4 Siskin (2 park,2 firs chase, ) Swallow Blackcap 4 Redwing 4 Goldcrest Water Rail Song Thrush Mistle Thrush [Stephen Entwistle]

East Tilbury

East Tilbury 08:15 to 13:30, Strong WNW wind, variable cloud, rising tide
18 Little Grebe 3 Little Egret 53 Curlew 102 Grey Plover 9 Bar-tailed Godwit 780 Avocet 483 Dunlin 5 Redshank 24 Black-tailed Godwit 59 Shelduck 33 Wigeon 4 Mute Swan 19 Magpie (Single flock) Marsh Harrier (Female type) 6 Shoveler Little Stint 8 Gadwall 66 Teal 3 Tufted Duck 8 Yellow-legged Gull 3 Stonechat 13 Brambling (Single flock feeding in leaf litter) 2 Ring-necked Parakeet [Paul Larkin]

Wix

Wix 11:20 to 11:20, Fresh NW breeze
2 Swallow (Flew through SW) [James Davidson]

TL9230

TL9230 15:30 to 16:00, Sunny
Peregrine Falcon (Female, checking out the finches feeding in seed strips on the north side of the airfield) Green Sandpiper (On side of irrigation lagoon on the south side of the airfield) [Steve Hallam]

Naze, The

Naze, The 07:15 to 11:00, strong westerly wind, overcast with some sharp showers, cool, high tide
3 Goldcrest 9 Blackbird 5 Song Thrush 25 Goldfinch (South) Fieldfare (West) Sparrowhawk 18 Meadow Pipit 100 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (+, feeding on foreshore) 5 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 2 on the common, 1 north of cricket pitch, 2 John Weston Reserve ) 6 Redwing (West) 150 Wood Pigeon (+, feeding on fields west of the double hedge ) Snipe (West) Chiffchaff 2 Chinese Muntjac 45 Starling (West) Guillemot (On the sea) [Brian Combes]

Beckton

Beckton 09:30 to 12:00, Cloudy, fresh NW wind
2 Little Egret Buzzard 2 Common Sandpiper 24 Redshank Black-tailed Godwit Sabine's Gull (Adult upriver @ 09.48) [Gary A James]