Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 09 Jun

Mersea Island 09:00 to 17:00,
1 Red-legged Partridge (Field next to feldy view cemetery SE ) 4 Marsh Harrier (2 langenhoe 2 Reeves hall MC) 21 Grey Plover (Pye fleet off Reeves hall marsh MC) 3 Cuckoo (Maydays MC ) 3 Sandwich Tern (Flew in colne off park DU) 10 Avocet (9 adults 1 chick golf house saltings pools DU) 3 Redshank (Off cudmore grove DU ) 6 Greylag Goose (Grazing fields cudmore grove DU ) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Cudmore grove DU ) 1 Sedge Warbler (Cudmore grove DU ) 1 Pochard (Cudmore grove DU ) 1 Little Owl (Calling bromans farm DU) 2 Great Crested Grebe (Off cudmore grove SE) 3 Cormorant (Off cudmore grove SE) 1 Curlew (Off cudmore grove SE) 1 Common Tern (Off cudmore grove SE) 1 Black-headed Gull (On nest golf house saltings pools DU ) 2 Lapwing (Grazing fields cudmore grove DU ) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Cudmore grove area DU ,CHINESE WATER DEER on grass field Reeves hall marshes from seawall ran off quickly very elusive (looked for most days last seen 25th May) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Tuesday 08 Jun

Mersea Island 09:01 to 19:30,
3 Long-tailed Tit (Juv cross lane SE ) 1 Blackcap (Fm food in bill cross lane SE ) 1 Chiffchaff (Singing cross lane SE ) 2 Ringed Plover (A pr fenn farm beach DU ) 5 Reed Bunting (1 fenn farm DU.4 maydays SE) 20 Sand Martin (Off fenn farm DU ) 1 Sedge Warbler (Coopers beach caravan park DU ) 14 Whitethroat (EM church, coopers, fenn farm DU) 1 Mistle Thrush (With food Coopers beach caravan park DU ) 21 Grey Plover ( Pye fleet off Reeves hall marshes SE) 5 Mediterranean Gull (3 ad 2 juv/1st winter off maydays SE ) 16 Stock Dove (Maydays SE ) 2 Cuckoo (Maydays SE ) 6 Reed Warbler (Maydays SE) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Monday 07 Jun

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
2 Black-tailed Godwit (Summer on golf house saltings pools MC/SE ) 10 Avocet (9 adults 1 chick MC/SE) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Golf house pools MC/SE) 1 Common Tern (Golf house saltings pools MC) 1 Marsh Harrier (Golf house MC) 1 Sedge Warbler (Ivy dock east Mersea MC ) 2 Swift (A pr with now 2 eggs in AF west Mersea nest box) 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Golf house pools MC) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Saturday 05 Jun

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
3 Lapwing (A pr plus 1 small chick Reeves hall pool DU) 2 Shoveler (A pr Reeves hall pool DU SE) 2 Gadwall (A pr Reeves hall pool DU SE) 10 Avocet (9 adults 1 chick golf house saltings pools DU) 2 Canada Goose (Golf house geese field DU) 2 Redshank (Off cudmore grove DU ) 1 Pochard (Oyster fishery DU ) 3 Corn Bunting (2 Reeves hall DU, 1 maydays DU ) 1 Hobby (Distant langenhoe DU) 3 Cuckoo (2 m 1 fm maydays DU ) 1 Yellowhammer (Maydays DU ) 2 Mediterranean Gull (A pr Bowers hall DU) 2 Common Tern (Strood channel DU ) 2 Hairy Dragonfly (Pye fleet DU ) 4 Painted Lady (Pye fleet DU ) 1 Grey Seal (Pye fleet DU ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Friday 04 Jun

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
2 Red-legged Partridge (A pr Bowers hall farm drive SE) 6 Sand Martin (Plus cudmore grove cliffs MT) 4 Greylag Goose (2 ad 2 juv cudmore grove MT) 2 Canada Goose (A pr golf house geese fields MT) 1 Buzzard (St Peter's meadow DU ) 1 Ringed Plover (St Peter's meadow DU ) 5 Common Tern (Off st Peter's beach seen by DU) 1 Reed Warbler (St Peter's meadow DU ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Tuesday 01 Jun

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
3 Barnacle Goose (Abberton LB seen by SE) 1 Red Kite (Strood channel DU ) 50 Swift (40 Plus strood channel DU , 10 empress drive SE ) 1 Corn Bunting (Singing strood channel DU ) 1 Red-legged Partridge (Field next to feldy view cemetery DU ) 2 Cuckoo (1 Strood channel SE ,strood fishing Reservoir SE ) 2 Yellow Wagtail (Strood channel SE) 2 Mute Swan (A pr strood fishing Reservoir SE ) 2 Reed Warbler (Singing strood fishing Reservoir SE ) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing strood fishing Reservoir SE) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Monday 31 May

Mersea Island 09:00 to 22:00,
1 Barn Owl (Over on langenhoe DU ) 1 Tawny Owl (Shop lane DU ) 2 Gadwall (A pr Reeves hall DU ) 1 Pochard (Reeves hall marshes (DU)) 1 Cuckoo (Reeves hall DU) 2 Marsh Harrier (A pr Reeves hall DU ) 1 Little Owl (Bocking hall DU) 1 Corn Bunting (Waldegraves beach DU) 1 Reed Warbler (Waldegraves DU ) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Waldegraves DU ) 1 Sparrowhawk (Waldegraves DU ) 2 Yellowhammer (Reeves hall AF) 4 Buzzard (Reeves hall AF) 2 Common Tern (Pye fleet AF ) 21 Grey Plover (Pye fleet AF ) 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Reeves hall marshes seen by AF) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Sunday 30 May

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00, Shop lane to meetings lane by dougal urquhart
3 Cetti's Warbler (Males ) 13 Whitethroat (Males ) 4 Lesser Whitethroat (Males ) 6 Blackcap (Males ) 1 Yellowhammer (Male) 2 Cuckoo (A pr) 3 Buzzard 2 Marsh Harrier (A pr Reeves hall marshes ) 4 Gadwall (F/o firs chase garden ) 1 Whimbrel (F/o firs chase garden ) 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker (2prs nesting in 1pr meeting lane, 1pr manhood grove) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Saturday 29 May

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
2 Cuckoo (Golf house /cudmore grove SB) 11 Avocet (8 adults 3 chicks golf house saltings SB DU) 1 Common Sandpiper (Bowers hall marsh DU) 1 Corn Bunting (Male strood DU) 8 Great Crested Grebe (Reeves hall DU) 2 Common Tern (Reeves hall DU ) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Reeves hall) 4 Mediterranean Gull (2prs golf house pools DU ) 3 Redshank (Cudmore grove DU) 15 Ringed Plover (Off cudmore grove DU ) 5 Dunlin (Off cudmore grove DU ) 1 Common Gull (Cudmore grove DU ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Friday 28 May

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
2 Marsh Harrier (2 Maydays MC , 2 strood DU) 1 Sedge Warbler (Maydays MC) 1 Reed Warbler (Maydays MC) 2 Cetti's Warbler (1 Maydays MC, 1 strood hill layby DU) 1 Whitethroat (Maydays MC) 4 Yellow Wagtail (Maydays (MC)) 1 Avocet (1 Maydays MC , 1 strood DU ) 1 Small Heath (Maydays MC) 6 Buzzard (Strood channel DUl) 2 Cuckoo (2 Strood (DU). 1pr firs chase DU) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island