Date Details Sitename
Monday 30 Mar

Tilbury 07:30 to 09:00, Over cast, NNW wind, falling tide
598 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore near the new landfill) 1 Knot (With Black-tailed Godwits) 11 Teal (On STW outfall) 2 Marsh Harrier (Male and female type over from Kent) [Paul Larkin]

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Saturday 28 Mar

Tilbury 07:00 to 08:30, Fine and sunny, NE breeze, LT
995 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore by the new landfill) [Paul Larkin]

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Thursday 26 Mar

Tilbury 09:00 to 10:00, Fine and sunny, light E breeze, rising tide
467 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore near the new landfill) 6 Curlew (On foreshore near the new landfill) [Paul Larkin]

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Thursday 19 Mar

Tilbury 10:00 to 16:00, Overcast, ENE breeze, falling tide. Walk from the Tilbury ferry terminal to Mucking Bay
3 Wheatear (Male and two fems in the fort) 9 Canada Goose (Seven in the fort, two on the foreshore E of the P Stn) 7 Mallard (In the fort) 2 Chiffchaff (In song in the fort) 3 Gadwall (In the fort) 7 Mute Swan (In the fort) 2 Little Ringed Plover (In the fort) 1 Little Egret (In the fort) 84 Wood Pigeon (In the fort) 6 Shelduck (Two in the fort the rest on the foreshore E of the P Stn) 5 Oystercatcher (On the foreshore between the ferry terminal and Coalhouse Point) 34 Teal (On the foreshore between the ferry terminal and Coalhouse Point) 3 Avocet (On the foreshore E of the P Stn) 1 Turnstone (On the foreshore E of the P Stn) 6 Ringed Plover (Three pairs around the new landfill) 297 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore near the old landfill) 15 Wigeon (On foreshore near the old landfill) 3 Curlew (On foreshore E of P Stn) 37 Linnet (Pre roost gathering in trees inside the fort) [Paul Larkin]

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Wednesday 26 Feb

Tilbury 10:30 to 14:00, Fine and sunny, WNW wind, rising tide, walk from ferry terminal to Coalhouse Point
6 Oystercatcher (Two by the ferry terminal, the rest east of the P Stn) 2 Mute Swan (On the moat) 5 Stonechat (Male by the fort, another by the new landfill, a pair and a lone male by the old landfill) 51 Linnet (Flocks of 23 near the fort and 28 by the old landfill) 9 Shelduck (In the fort) 3 Gadwall (In the fort) 8 Mallard (In the fort) 18 Avocet (On the foreshore, 14 east of the P Stn, four by the old landfill) 1 Curlew (East of the P Stn) 15 Ringed Plover (11 on the foreshore, four, two display flighting, on the new landfill.) 233 Teal (Four on the STW outfall, the rest on the foreshore and on the river by the old landfill) 8 Wigeon (On the river by the old landfill) 1 Grey Heron (In the fort) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Thursday 23 Jan

Tilbury 09:45 to 11:45, Overcast, no wind, HT
14 Canada Goose (In the fort) 26 Lapwing (In the fort) 5 Redshank (On foreshore by ferry terminal) 10 Mallard (In the moat) 54 Teal (In the moat) 5 Shelduck (On foreshore by STW outfall) 1 Shoveler (Drake in the moat with Teal) 1 Grey Heron (In the fort) 1 Little Egret (In the moat) 29 Little Grebe (In the moat) 1 Snipe (In roadside ditch) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Tuesday 31 Dec

Tilbury 13:45 to 15:00, Overcast, misty, drizzle, E wind, rising tide
74 Wigeon (Drifting up on the tide with Teal and a Shoveler) 64 Teal (Drifting up on the tide with Wigeon and a Shoveler) 1 Shoveler (Drake, Drifting up on the tide with Teal and Wigeon) 17 Gadwall (On STW outfall) 13 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Flew E over the fort to the river then down stream) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Monday 16 Dec

Tilbury 12:00 to 12:30, Broken cloud, light S wind, rising tide
17 Avocet (On foreshore) 4 Shelduck (On foreshore by the fort) 55 Teal (On STW outfall) 18 Mallard (On STW outfall) 17 Gadwall (On STW outfall) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Thursday 05 Dec

Tilbury 10:00 to 13:00, Broken cloud, light SW wind, LT
21 Avocet (On foreshore) 107 Teal (90 on foreshore, 27 in the fort) 2 Buzzard (Sparring over the old P Stn site, one eventually flew over to Kent) 1 Shelduck (On foreshore) 18 Lapwing (On foreshore by ferry terminal) 6 Redshank (On foreshore by ferry terminal) 50 Goldfinch (In the fort) 30 Linnet (In the fort) 43 Canada Goose (In the fort) 5 Greylag Goose (In the fort) 1 Grey Wagtail (In the fort) 1 Snipe (In the fort) 31 Little Grebe (In the moat) 1 Little Egret (In the fort) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Tuesday 03 Dec

Tilbury 11:00 to 12:00, Fine and sunny, light SW wind, low tide
43 Avocet (On foreshore) 15 Teal (On foreshore) 32 Mallard (On foreshore) [Paul Larkin]

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