The EBwS Bird News provides a summary of sightings for the past 14 days.
  • Headline News highlights interesting birds categorised as locally scarce or where the EBwS requires full notes/descriptions
  • Reports provides the full details of the sightings submitted to this website as well as other records e.g. from the East London Birders Forum
  • Table provides the same information as Reports but in a tabular format
  • Photos highlights the latest photos that have been uploaded to the website

Amber indicates a local or uncommon species, red indicates EBwS requires notes, bold red indicates EBwS requires a description.

EBwS Headline Bird News

Thursday 28 Jan
Wivenhoe: 1 Firecrest
Great Totham: 1 Goosander
Epping: 1 Red Kite
Wednesday 27 Jan
Hanningfield Reservoir:

1 Goosander

Copford SW, near Stanway: 1 Bullfinch
Birch: 1 Bullfinch
Stanway GP: 1 Bullfinch
Ulting: 1 Goosander, 1 Brambling
Epping: 1 Red Kite
Tuesday 26 Jan
Boreham: 1 Kingfisher
Great Totham: 11 Goosander
Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge: 5 Red-crested Pochard
Walton-on-The-Naze: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 1 Merlin
Monday 25 Jan
Kelvedon Hatch: 3 Raven
Boreham: 3 Goosander, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Jack Snipe
Copford: 3 Egyptian Goose
TM0325: 1 Raven
Shrub End: 9 Lesser Redpoll
Manuden: 1 Red Kite
Billericay: 1 Bullfinch
Wrabness: 1 Bullfinch
Rayne: 5 Bullfinch
Sunday 24 Jan
Great Totham: 11 Goosander
Great Baddow, Chelmsford: 4 Goosander
Langdon Hills NR EWT: 4 Bullfinch
The Naze at Walton: 1 Red-necked Grebe
Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge: 5 Red-crested Pochard, 3 Bullfinch
Manuden: 4 Bullfinch
Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT): 1 Peregrine Falcon
Markshall Wood, Coggeshall: 1 Raven
Frinton-on-Sea: 1 Long-tailed Duck
Saturday 23 Jan
Rayne: 1 Bullfinch
Naze, The: 1 Peregrine Falcon
Doddinghurst: 1 Ring-necked Parakeet
Thorndon CP (North): 4 Raven
Manuden: 1 Red Kite
Friday 22 Jan
Kelvedon Hatch: 2 Raven
Dovercourt: 2 Great White Egret, 1 Cetti's Warbler
Witham: 1 Red Kite
Thorndon CP (North): 2 Goosander, 2 Egyptian Goose, 25 Ring-necked Parakeet
Thursday 21 Jan
Doddinghurst: 2 Bullfinch
Great Totham: 6 Goosander
Nazeing GP, Lea Valley: 1 Ring-necked Duck
Netherhall GP, Lea Valley: 2 White-fronted Goose
Tuesday 19 Jan
TM1412: 3 Tundra Bean Goose
Monday 18 Jan
Tilbury: 16 White-fronted Goose
Great Totham: 9 Goosander
Rochford: 1 Black Redstart
TM1412: 3 Tundra Bean Goose
Birch: 1 Bullfinch