Date Details Sitename
Friday 28 Aug

Naze, The 06:00 to 09:45, Sunny Point to JW Reserve and back - overcast then sunny, warm, dry, westerly wind
1 Chinese Muntjac 16 Whitethroat 9 Lesser Whitethroat 42 Pied Wagtail (By the tower) 2 Yellow Wagtail (By the tower) 3 Green Woodpecker 27 House Martin (Mostly moving south) 43 Swallow (Mostly moving south) 3 Swift (South ) 1 Spotted Flycatcher (Double hedge) 2 Willow Warbler 3 Blackcap 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing) 1 Common Sandpiper (West) 1 Greenshank (West) 1 Chiffchaff 3 Sand Martin (South) 1 Little Owl (By farm pond) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Sunday 23 Aug

Naze, The 08:00 to 11:00, Windy, 4/8 cloud
12 Willow Warbler 2 Lesser Whitethroat 4 Whitethroat 1 Spotted Flycatcher 30 Sandwich Tern 8 Blackcap 2 Yellow Wagtail [Andrew Goodey]

Naze, The
Saturday 22 Aug

Naze, The 06:00 to 09:45, Sunny Point to JW Reserve and back - warm, mainly overcast, strong SW wind
4 Willow Warbler 15 Whitethroat 1 Chinese Muntjac 3 Chiffchaff (One singing ) 9 Lesser Whitethroat 28 Swallow (South, first thing) 2 Sand Martin (South) 5 House Martin 32 Pied Wagtail (By tower) 4 Yellow Wagtail (One south, one west, two by tower) 1 Tree Pipit (South of John Weston Reserve, then flew south) 1 Tree Sparrow (Uncommon here, between the two tidal lagoons then flew west. ) 2 Green Woodpecker (Juveniles ) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing ) 1 Buzzard 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (West ) 2 Blackcap 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Sparrowhawk [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Thursday 20 Aug

Naze, The 06:00 to 10:00, Sunny Point to JW Reserve and back - warm, overcast, SW wind
8 Willow Warbler 24 Whitethroat 1 Wheatear 34 Pied Wagtail (31 by Tower ) 8 Yellow Wagtail (Two south, 6 by Tower) 4 Chiffchaff (One singing) 20 House Martin (+) 17 Swallow 1 Chinese Muntjac 5 Lesser Whitethroat 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing ) 2 Sedge Warbler (An adult feeding a fledgling) 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Green Woodpecker (Juveniles ) 1 Sparrowhawk (Soaring and drifting south) 1 Spotted Flycatcher (South of John Weston Reserve, possibly yesterday’s bird ) 1 Little Owl (By farm pond) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Wednesday 19 Aug

Naze, The 06:00 to 10:00, Sunny Point to JW Reserve and back - mainly overcast, mild, SE wind
19 Whitethroat 11 Willow Warbler (One in subsong) 4 Chiffchaff (One in subsong) 2 Chinese Muntjac 31 Pied Wagtail (27 on green by Tower) 3 Green Woodpecker (Juveniles ) 10 Lesser Whitethroat 4 Yellow Wagtail (One south, three on green by Tower) 25 House Martin (+) 20 Swallow (+) 2 Blackcap 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing) 1 Reed Warbler 1 Whimbrel 1 Pied Flycatcher (Main sycamore clump ) 1 Spotted Flycatcher (Double hedge, then flew north) 1 Little Owl (By farm pond) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Monday 17 Aug

Naze, The 06:00 to 11:00,
5 Pied Flycatcher 1 Redstart 3 Cetti's Warbler 3 Willow Warbler 22 Whitethroat 13 Lesser Whitethroat 11 Blackcap 17 Sandwich Tern 1 Turnstone 3 Kestrel 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Buzzard 2 Song Thrush [Steve Grimwade]

Naze, The 10:00 to 14:00, warm, broken cloud
1 Wheatear (beach near hide wall) 2 Grey Plover 24 Sandwich Tern 100 Sanderling (+) 10 Dunlin 11 Turnstone 2 Yellow Wagtail (sea wall) 1 Buzzard 12 Common Tern [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Saturday 08 Aug

Naze, The 06:00 to 09:30, Sunny Point to JW Reserve and back - rain first thing, quickly clearing then overcast and warm, still
40 House Martin (+) 2 Whimbrel 24 Pied Wagtail 2 Yellow Wagtail 4 Willow Warbler (3 with the tit flock) 3 Green Woodpecker (Juveniles, together) 19 Swallow (South) 1 Green Sandpiper (Sewage works ) 2 Lesser Whitethroat 6 Swift (South) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 01 Aug

Naze, The 05:45 to 10:45, overcast first thing then sunny, warm, NW wind, high tide - 10 species in song
2 Chiffchaff 33 Swift (+, 13 south first thing, 20+ south end of Walton Hall Marshes ) 60 House Martin (+, 20 + drifting south first thing, 40+ high over sewage works mid-morning, drifting off west) 3 Green Woodpecker (2 juveniles ) 5 Whimbrel 23 Turnstone 27 Sandwich Tern (On beach) 96 Sanderling (Stone Point ) 27 Dunlin 18 Canada Goose (In off) 3 Bar-tailed Godwit (Towards Stone Point ) 4 Common Sandpiper (1 towards Stone Point, 3 Walton Hall Marshes/Walton Channel) 1 Buzzard 36 Swallow (Small groups, some drifting north others west) 1 Chinese Muntjac 8 Black-tailed Godwit (Cormorant Creek ) 1 Reed Warbler (Half-heartedly singing) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Walton Hall Marshes ) 1 Red Kite (Soaring over Walton Hall Marshes, gained height and drifted off to the west - uncommon here ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The 10:00 to 14:00, some cloud, very warm. Stone Point
7 Whimbrel (together) 2 Song Thrush (JW reserve) 70 Sandwich Tern (+) 65 Sanderling 15 Turnstone 76 Bar-tailed Godwit 15 Dunlin 1 Mediterranean Gull (by tower) [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Thursday 30 Jul

Naze, The 11:00 to 15:00, sunny fantastic day. Stone Point
1 Song Thrush (JW reserve ) 1 Green Woodpecker (JW reserve) 1 Mediterranean Gull (Stone Point lagoon) 10 Bar-tailed Godwit 50 Sanderling (+) 12 Dunlin 2 Whimbrel 90 Sandwich Tern (+) 4 Common Tern 9 Turnstone [Martin Richards]

Naze, The 09:00 to 12:00, warm and sunny
100 Barnacle Goose (circa. Horsey Island) 20 Little Egret (Horsey Island) 60 Oystercatcher (Horsey Island; more elsewhere.) 11 Ringed Plover (Stone Point. 5 pairs; 1 juvenile; 2 pairs calling to young in cover.) 3 Whimbrel (Stone Point) 6 Black-tailed Godwit (Cormorant Creek.) 4 Dunlin 2 Common Sandpiper (Walton Channel.) 1 Mediterranean Gull (Stone Point) 64 Sandwich Tern 3 Little Tern (Stone Point - overhead.) 2 Common Tern 15 Swift (southern end of marshes) 4 Green Woodpecker (2 juveniles.) 3 Kestrel (2 juveniles) 2 Reed Warbler (one in weak song + juvenile) 2 Lesser Whitethroat (juveniles) 6 Whitethroat (juveniles) 50 House Sparrow (+ at southern end of marshes) 2 Yellow Wagtail (juveniles) 7 Meadow Pipit (two family parties + male in song flight.) 24 Linnet (five families + 2 pairs.) [Martin Peers]

Naze, The
Wednesday 29 Jul

Naze, The 11:00 to 14:00, broken cloud, but warm - Stone Point walk
1 Sparrowhawk 90 Bar-tailed Godwit (+) 3 Knot 70 Sanderling (+) 25 Dunlin 8 Turnstone 2 Whimbrel 75 Sandwich Tern [Martin Richards]

Naze, The