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Copt Hall, Little Wigborough

Copt Hall, Little Wigborough 18:00 to 19:00, Breezy
1 Little Owl 1 Whimbrel 25 Corn Bunting 30 Goldfinch 5 Yellowhammer 2 Curlew [David Allen]

TQ5894

TQ5894 12:00 to 12:15, Sunny with cloud and light SW wind.
2 Raven (Flying West to East calling and tumbling in flight. towards Shenfield) [Clive Tanner]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 10:15 to 17:45, Dry, mostly overcast, some sun. Light breeze. Max 24c. Sightings with Brenda, Reserve & both causeways.
1 Tree Sparrow (Our first for Essex. On top of power pole at Billets Farm car park entrance.) 20 Yellow Wagtail (Circa, Billets Farm.) 50 Goldfinch (A Charm of 50 plus, Billets Farm.) 10 Meadow Pipit (At least. Billets Farm.) 3 Little Ringed Plover (Billets Farm screen.) 50 Swallow (Circa.) 10 Sand Martin (Circa.) 7 House Martin 1 Green Sandpiper (LBC) 5 Common Sandpiper (Causeways.) 3 Greenshank (LDHC.) 1 Snipe (LDHC.) 4 Black-tailed Godwit 4 Great White Egret 11 Grey Heron 16 Little Egret 40 Egyptian Goose (Plus.) 2 Spoonbill (Island hide. Distant proof photo.) 20 Lapwing 1 Black Swan 30 Pied Wagtail (Circa.) 1 Common Tern 50 Great Crested Grebe (At least.) 2 Peregrine Falcon (Pair. Hunting around pump station. Failed attempt to take a Wood Pigeon.) 4 Buzzard [David Hale]

Holland Haven

Holland Haven 09:45 to 12:45, Mainly sunny, warm, light breeze
1 Red-backed Shrike (Bushes to west of the Dell) 2 Whinchat (Near Frinton Golf Club) 1 Stonechat 1 Wheatear 1 Greenfinch 2 Buzzard 4 Kestrel 1 Sand Martin (30+) 1 Willow Warbler 1 Chiffchaff 2 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Whitethroat (c10) 1 Snipe 3 Turnstone [David Wrycraft]

Kelvedon Hatch

Kelvedon Hatch 14:20 to 14:30,
2 Raven (Calling loudly from BT mast) [David Jobbins]

Marsh Farm, South Woodham Ferrers

Marsh Farm, South Woodham Ferrers 12:00 to 13:00, Warm and still, gathering cloud.
50 Ringed Plover (Hawbush Creek roost.) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Saltcoats reed marsh.) [Robert Pease]

Tilbury

Tilbury 08:15 to 09:00, Broken cloud, light W wind, rising tide
3 Common Tern (Up river) 2 Sandwich Tern (Up river then out again 10 mins later) [Paul Larkin]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:15 to 08:00, Dry and misty
2 Green Sandpiper 8 Yellow Wagtail (Possibly 10? Inc juvs on island) 10 Teal [Brian Bolton]