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Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 10:30 to 13:00, Overcast & Still
250 Canada Goose 20 Greylag Goose 110 Brent Goose 70 Rook 50 Starling 5 Fieldfare 1 Rock Pipit 6 Meadow Pipit 4 Reed Bunting 4 Little Egret 40 Teal 20 Avocet 12 Curlew 20 Redshank 12 Cormorant 80 Lapwing 100 Dunlin 25 Oystercatcher 30 Shelduck 2 Dunnock 3 Robin 1 Buzzard [Stuart Anderson]

Holland Haven

Holland Haven 10:30 to 11:30, Fine and still
1 Kestrel 3 Purple Sandpiper (Sluice jetty) 2 Stonechat (`Harbour rocks') [Graham Upton]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:30 to 09:30, Cloudy, some clear patches.
2 Cormorant (Perched on trees in Old Pastures area.) 1 Kestrel (Possibly two.) 1 Green Woodpecker 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Meadow Pipit 2 Song Thrush 2 Mistle Thrush (Feeding on whitebeam berries.) 2 Fieldfare 15 Redwing (At least.) 2 Goldcrest 1 Treecreeper 1 Raven (Perched on tree in Old Pastures area. Calling at cormorants.) 7 Lesser Redpoll 2 Reed Bunting (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Wivenhoe

Wivenhoe 10:00 to 13:00, Dry, part cloudy
80 Greylag Goose (More Greylag Geese arriving over Wivenhoe) [Michael Davies]

Wivenhoe

Wivenhoe 09:00 to 13:00, Dry, part cloudy
100 Greylag Goose (Several V formations of Greylag Geese arriving for the winter) [Michael Davies]

The Naze at Walton

The Naze at Walton 13:44 to 13:45,
2 Purple Sandpiper (@ Stone Point) [Darrell Stile]

The Naze at Walton 13:30 to 13:30,
2 Purple Sandpiper [Darrell Stile]

TM1412

TM1412 14:00 to 16:00, dull, very brief sunny spell / relatively mild 12c light S wind
10 Common Gull (beach at low tide) 30 Black-headed Gull (beach at low tide) 60 Herring Gull (throughout 20 on beach) 6 Great Black-backed Gull (beach an general drift of birds west) 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull (beach and general drift of birds west along coast) 80 Starling (local resident groups) 3 Skylark (on dune) 1 Meadow Pipit (strand line) 4 Pied Wagtail (strand line) 8 House Sparrow (Sea buckthorn) 2 Wood Pigeon (sand dunes) 2 Cormorant (feeding around rocks) 4 Brent Goose (flew west) 2 Sanderling (singles foraging at low tide) 3 Turnstone (on rock groynes) 5 Carrion Crow (on rock groynes) [Malcolm Riddler]

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir 11:00 to 13:10, Overcast
1 Slavonian Grebe (showing well in front of Point Hide and distantly from causeway) 20 Goldeneye (from causeway. Some males displaying) [James Hudson]

TL7412

TL7412 11:20 to 11:35, Overcast
100 Greylag Goose (Circa 100 in field) 2 Canada Goose (with Greylag geese in field) [Paul Everett]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 10:15 to 11:15, Overcast
5 Mallard 5 Tufted Duck 30 Wigeon 10 Teal 4 Little Grebe 1 Great Crested Grebe 5 Shoveler 1 Gadwall 1 Kestrel [Paul Everett]