Date Details Sitename
Sunday 10 Nov

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 09:45 to 15:15,
2 Common Scoter 1 Red-throated Diver 20 Little Egret 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Hen Harrier (Ring tail (probably juv male)) 1 Little Owl (Othona hedgerow.) 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (1 male & 1 female on Obs feeders.) 1 Kestrel 1 Merlin 20 Long-tailed Tit (+.) 1 Dartford Warbler ( Female frequenting Suaeda bushes around Obs area.) 1 Goldcrest 10 Robin [John Sutherby]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Wednesday 06 Nov

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 09:45 to 15:15,
15 Little Egret 2 Marsh Harrier 5 Buzzard (Kettle of 5 birds drifted south.) 600 Lapwing (+) 900 Golden Plover 1 Little Owl (Othona hedgerow) 2 Short-eared Owl (1 high south, 1 hunting Lure Field/Marsh) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Kestrel 1 Merlin 1 Peregrine Falcon (Imm male) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Othona pond area.) 1 Dartford Warbler (Female frequenting suaeda and bushes along sea wall in front of Othona thicket.) 1 Goldcrest 2 Stonechat (1 male, 1 female) 1 White Wagtail 2 Rock Pipit [John Sutherby]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Sunday 27 Oct

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 08:45 to 14:00,
2 Firecrest (Obs garden) [John Sutherby]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Sunday 20 Oct

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 10:00 to 16:00, Mild, some cloud, generally sunny and clear. Late afternoon tide.
1 Great White Egret (A fly-by, east to west across the salt marsh 200m south of the Observatory.) 2 Grey Heron 10 Little Egret 2 Marsh Harrier (Juvenile ) 1 Buzzard 2 Peregrine Falcon (Adult male and female.) 1 Little Owl (Usual spot, easy to find opposite the Chapel.) 20 Meadow Pipit 12 Skylark (New arrivals ) 1 Mistle Thrush (New arrivals ) 1 Song Thrush 5 Chiffchaff 6 Goldcrest 80 Siskin (At least. Two flocks, 60 then 20 flew passed the Obs in tight formations.) 1 Brambling (Obs garden calling.) 10 Robin (An in flux since last week.) 100 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (At least.) [Robert Pease]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Saturday 19 Oct

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 12:00 to 15:30, mainly sunny SW breeze increasing
1 Gannet (juvenile S from BBO) 8 Little Egret (at least ) 7 Red-breasted Merganser (drake + 6 female types) 2 Buzzard 2 Peregrine Falcon (pair) 1 Merlin (on shinglebank) 1 Kestrel 1 Little Owl (calling) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Stonechat 1 Rock Pipit (at least) [Sean Gregory]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Sunday 13 Oct

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 10:00 to 16:00, Occasional rain to early afternoon then clear sky’s
1 Gannet (Juvenile heading north) 4 Sandwich Tern 12 Kittiwake 1 Marsh Harrier (Juvenile ) 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Kestrel 2 Merlin (Sitting on the shell beach.) 5 Chiffchaff 3 Swallow (North Fambridge) [Robert Pease]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Sunday 15 Sep

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 09:00 to 13:00, Hot and sunny
118 Little Egret 1 Buzzard 1 Osprey (On post, Marshouse Outfall) 1 Peregrine Falcon 2 Mediterranean Gull 2 Sandwich Tern 2050 Oystercatcher (Very few Arctic waders back yet ) 1 Grey Phalarope (On sea, Marshhouse Outfal. In view 3-4 minutesl) 200 House Martin (PPower Station - feeding on midge swarm ) 10 Yellow Wagtail 3 Wheatear 1 Stonechat 1 Whinchat 37 Reed Bunting [Graham Smith]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Sunday 08 Sep

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 09:15 to 15:45,
2 Little Egret 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Marsh Harrier (juv) 2 Buzzard 32 Golden Plover 1 Little Owl (Othona hedgerow) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (male) 1 Kestrel 70 Swallow (+) 20 House Martin 1 Cetti's Warbler (Othona pond area) 8 Willow Warbler 1 Chiffchaff 2 Reed Warbler 1 Blackcap 1 Whitethroat 30 Yellow Wagtail (+) 20 Pied Wagtail (+) [John Sutherby]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Sunday 01 Sep

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 09:30 to 15:15, Warm, sunny with only scattered cloud.
8 Willow Warbler 1 Spotted Flycatcher (In Elms by Othona camp) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Calling) 1 Reed Warbler (Othona filter pond) 4 Blackcap 3 Peregrine Falcon (An adult male and two juveniles learning to hunt.) 3 Marsh Harrier (Juveniles) 120 Swallow (Orbs marsh) 6 House Martin (Obs marsh) 1 Sand Martin (Obs marsh) 30 Knot (High tide roost) 35 Grey Plover (High tide roost) 45 Redshank (High tide roost ) 33 Little Egret (High tide roost) 16 Dunlin (High tide roost) 1 Yellow Wagtail 40 Golden Plover 3 Buzzard [Robert Pease]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)
Sunday 12 May

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 09:00 to 14:45, Highlights. Bombarded by low flying jets all day!
1 Buzzard 1 Turtle Dove (Flew into Obs garden, eventually showed itself under the feeders.) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Othona pond area.) 1 Firecrest (Obs garden all day, singing.) [John Sutherby]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)