Date Details Sitename
Thursday 11 Jul

East Tilbury 08:00 to 12:30, Overcast, sunny later, light W wind, rising tide
12 Mediterranean Gull (All adults bar one 1st summer) 35 Lapwing 125 Shelduck 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type) 29 Common Tern (Over the Thames) 2 Pochard 2 Tufted Duck 5 Little Grebe 1 Little Ringed Plover (Adult) 2 Mute Swan 1 Cetti's Warbler 10 Grey Plover 2 Dunlin 28 Curlew 689 Avocet 89 Black-tailed Godwit [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 04 Jul

East Tilbury 10:00 to 12:00, Fine and sunny, light NE wind, LT
2 Stonechat (Pair) 1 Water Rail (Adult calling with young replying) 439 Black-tailed Godwit 26 Curlew 123 Shelduck (Plus a crèche of 12) 31 Lapwing 8 Little Grebe 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type) 1 Buzzard 1 Teal (Duck) 3 Little Ringed Plover (Two adults and a juv) 2 Green Sandpiper 1 Cuckoo 1 Cetti's Warbler 2 Mute Swan 70 Sand Martin 361 Avocet [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 27 Jun

East Tilbury 10:00 to 12:45, Cloudy early, sunny later, strong NE wind, falling tide
34 Mediterranean Gull (Following the plough, all adults bar three each 1st and 2nd summers) 1 Common Gull (1st summer following the plough) 209 Shelduck 371 Avocet 9 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Red-legged Partridge 2 Little Ringed Plover (Adults) 2 Cetti's Warbler 5 Green Sandpiper 1 Water Rail 2 Great Crested Grebe 2 Mute Swan 1 Stonechat (Male) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 06 Jun

East Tilbury 08:30 to 12:30, Sunny with showers, W wind, LT
1 Cuckoo (Male) 6 Curlew 1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult) 29 Avocet 316 Shelduck 6 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 11 Lapwing 83 Black-tailed Godwit (Mainly in nbp) 6 Pochard (Drakes) 8 Little Grebe 6 Tufted Duck (Four drakes) 7 Little Ringed Plover (Including three juvs) 2 Cetti's Warbler 7 Grey Plover 1 Bar-tailed Godwit (In nbp) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 23 May

East Tilbury 07:45 to 12:30, Fine and sunny, light SW wind, LT
3 Cuckoo (Two males and a female) 265 Shelduck (Plus a New Zealend type bird) 3 Curlew 1 Grey Plover 5 Sanderling 3 Dunlin 2 Shoveler (Pair) 2 Tufted Duck (Pair) 4 Little Ringed Plover 3 Lapwing 1 Nightingale 1 Cetti's Warbler 5 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 4 Pochard (One female) 2 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Jay (Flying high south) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Friday 17 May

East Tilbury 07:15 to 11:30, Overcast strong NE wind, rising tide
27 Grey Plover 2 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 1 Cuckoo 12 Dunlin 14 Mallard (On the foreshore) 7 Tufted Duck 5 Pochard (Four drakes) 3 Mediterranean Gull (1st and 2nd summer and adult) 2 Lapwing (Pair) 54 Black-tailed Godwit 9 Ringed Plover 117 Shelduck 14 Common Tern 4 Knot (Red birds) 2 Little Stint 21 Greylag Goose (Over from Kent) 1 Curlew 4 Avocet 1 Sandwich Tern [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 02 May

East Tilbury 08:00 to 12:30, Sunny, light W wind, rising tide
1 Nightingale 2 Lesser Whitethroat 321 Black-tailed Godwit 23 Avocet 5 Whimbrel 16 Grey Plover 4 Curlew 3 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 1 Cuckoo 11 Bar-tailed Godwit 18 Dunlin 4 Pochard (Three drakes) 2 Cetti's Warbler 1 Little Ringed Plover 1 Buzzard 1 Hobby 1 Stonechat (Male) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Friday 26 Apr

East Tilbury 07:15 to 11:45, Fine and sunny, broken cloud, strong SW wind, LT
2 Nightingale 1 Lesser Whitethroat 5 Bar-tailed Godwit 435 Black-tailed Godwit 12 Whimbrel 5 Mediterranean Gull (Four adults and a 2nd summer over) 60 Shelduck 6 Teal 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type) 3 Curlew 4 Shoveler 20 Grey Plover 321 Dunlin 1 Cuckoo 1 Little Ringed Plover 3 Common Tern 1 Stonechat (Male) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 18 Apr

East Tilbury 07:45 to 14:15, Sunny but rather murky with pollution haze, strong E wind, HT
2 Snipe 1 Stonechat (Male) 14 Tufted Duck 2 Pochard (Pair) 4 Sedge Warbler 4 Cetti's Warbler 3 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 1 Barn Owl 3 Mediterranean Gull (Adults over) 2 Whimbrel 49 Grey Plover 1 Shoveler (Drake) 1 Green Sandpiper 1 Red Kite (To the west over the old landfill) 1 Little Ringed Plover 1 Cuckoo 1 Greenshank 4 Swallow (North) 141 Teal 4 Common Tern 3 Bar-tailed Godwit 37 Curlew 951 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Knot 29 Dunlin [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Friday 29 Mar

East Tilbury 07:45 to 13:45, Fine and sunny, light variable wind, LT
3 Blackcap 56 Grey Plover 1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult over) 1 Stonechat (Male) 733 Black-tailed Godwit 8 Bar-tailed Godwit 3 Cetti's Warbler 3 Little Ringed Plover 1 Ringed Plover (With LRPs) 4 Chiffchaff 79 Teal 96 Curlew 10 Oystercatcher [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury