Sitename Details
East Tilbury

East Tilbury 08:00 to 16:00, Fine and sun, NW wind, falling then rising tide
185 Ringed Plover 115 Dunlin 21 Knot 3 Bar-tailed Godwit (Juvs) 79 Curlew 165 Grey Plover 1 Cattle Egret 1 Common Sandpiper 91 Shelduck 1 Little Stint 2907 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Golden Plover 429 Common Tern (Movement started at 1300hrs and none seen after 1430hrs. Largest flock 168. All lingered in Mucking Bay before flying up river.) [Paul Larkin]

Wivenhoe

Wivenhoe 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Red Kite (over garden 14.30) [Richard Allen]

TQ5894

TQ5894 18:45 to 19:00, Calm bright evening with good light.
2 Raven (Flew overhead calling and good view of wedge tail, heading South over Brentwood) [Clive Tanner]

Bowers Marsh (RSPB)

Bowers Marsh (RSPB) 10:45 to 12:30, Sunny, breezy
6 Little Egret 20 Gadwall 30 Teal 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Sparrowhawk 5 Golden Plover 40 Lapwing 2 Ruff 50 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Green Sandpiper 5 Whinchat 3 Whitethroat (common darter, migrant hawker, hairy dragonfly, emperor dragonfly) [John McLaughlin]

Langdon Hills NR EWT

Langdon Hills NR EWT 07:15 to 08:30, Sunny, breezy.
1 Sparrowhawk 4 Swallow 12 Goldfinch (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 10:35 to 15:30, mainly sunny;NW winds easing during the day
110 Great Crested Grebe (at least - one mobile flock from island hide) 5 Great White Egret (2 LBC, 2 LdLHC, 1 Wigborough bay) 60 Wigeon (at least) 5 Buzzard 1 Peregrine Falcon (juvenile male) 3 Greenshank 14 Ruff (Wigborough bay) 10 Mediterranean Gull (Wigborough bay - roosting on dry mud (8 adults 2 first winters)) 2 Wheatear (Billets Farm Screen) 1 Whinchat (Billets Farm screen) 1 Goldeneye (female close in east side of LBC) 7 Yellow Wagtail (Billets farm) [Mark Gregory]

Wrabness

Wrabness 14:30 to 14:30, Sunny / very quiet
1 Turtle Dove (Seen) [Peter Brittain]