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Henny Street

Henny Street 07:30 to 10:15, sunny then cloud
1 Cormorant 2 Buzzard 4 Stock Dove (males/pairs) 1 Cuckoo (male) 4 Swift 1 Raven (flew over calling) 3 Swallow (territories [2017= 3]) 11 Chiffchaff (males [13]) 12 Blackcap (males [10]) 2 Lesser Whitethroat (pair with nest) 12 Whitethroat (males [10]) 2 Reed Warbler (males - one in hedge long way from water) 3 Song Thrush 1 Mistle Thrush 2 Grey Wagtail (pair feeding (hidden) young) 10 Linnet (5 pairs) 7 Yellowhammer (males/pairs [6]) 1 Reed Bunting (singing male in oilseed rape) [Martin Peers]

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir 09:30 to 15:15, Dry at first, overcast. Rain by 12 30, light E breeze. Sightings with Brenda.
1 Buzzard (W bank.) 1 Hobby (W bank.) 19 Red-crested Pochard (17 drakes, 2 females.) 20 Tufted Duck (Circa.) 4 Pochard (3 drakes, 1 female.) 30 Mallard (Circa.) 2 Shelduck (Pair.) 1 Sandwich Tern 20 Common Tern (Circa. Few on nests on Rafts.) 200 Swift (Plus. ) 10 Swallow 10 House Martin 2 Mistle Thrush 4 Blackcap 30 Gadwall (Circa.) 5 Chiffchaff 3 Egyptian Goose 2 Little Egret 4 Grey Heron 4 Oystercatcher 2 Great Black-backed Gull 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull 4 Lapwing 6 Great Crested Grebe 1 Little Grebe 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Rawl hide.) [David Hale]

Maldon

Maldon 10:45 to 11:00, Dry & overcast
1 Cetti's Warbler (Burst of song in scrub opposite green recycling depot in bates road) [Brian Bolton]