Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 14 Aug

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:15 to 08:00, Dry, warm and overcast
4 Common Sandpiper (At least) 2 Greenshank (On West shore) 1 Snipe (On West shore) 2 Yellow Wagtail (Female type & juv on South shore) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Tuesday 13 Aug

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:15 to 08:00, Dry and sunny & chilly
6 Common Sandpiper 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Turtle Dove (On usual wires then flushed by Sparrowhawk) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Saturday 10 Aug

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 16:45 to 18:00, Sunny with strong SW wind.
5 Common Sandpiper 1 Green Sandpiper 3 Common Tern 2 Yellow Wagtail (one a typical juv.; the other a grey and white type with c8 Pied wagtails along muddy edge on W side of main pit. ) [George Brown]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Thursday 08 Aug

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:00 to 07:30, Sunny and dry slight wind
5 Common Sandpiper (2 on East shore 3 on West shore) 1 Green Sandpiper (On West shore) 2 Common Tern [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Wednesday 31 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:30 to 08:00, Dry and overcast
7 Common Tern (4x adults 3 X juvs) 2 Common Sandpiper 1 Willow Warbler (By car park space ) 1 Teal (Female) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Tuesday 30 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 10:00 to 11:00, Dry and sunny & windy
3 Common Sandpiper (Maybe 4?) 7 Common Tern (4x adults 3x juvs) 1 Egyptian Goose 2 Teal (Females) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Sunday 28 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 10:15 to 10:45, Dry & overcast
1 Common Sandpiper 4 Common Tern (2 adults 2 juvs) 5 Sand Martin (+) 10 House Martin (+) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Friday 19 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:15 to 08:00, Overcast and mild
2 Egyptian Goose (Pair? ) 1 Common Sandpiper (No sign of Turtle dove yesterday or today but it was seen by George Brown on eve of 17th ) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Wednesday 17 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 06:45 to 08:00, Sunshine and cloud with a slight breeze
1 Turtle Dove (My first ever sighting so a Lifer for me, sitting on overhead power lines and spotted shortly after I arrived. (Good to meet Brian Bolton and confirm still there) ) 4 Long-tailed Tit (Juveniles with Blue Tit in bush ) 3 Blue Tit (With LTTs) 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Oystercatcher 1 Common Tern (Feeding on small pit ) 3 Stock Dove (On power lines) 2 Linnet 2 Lapwing [Paul Fletcher]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Tuesday 16 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:30 to 08:00, Warm and sunny light wind
1 Turtle Dove (On fishing pit edge then wires at back(1st sighting this year by me) flew off towards paddock at back of fields) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford