Sitename Details
High Ongar

High Ongar 09:15 to 09:15, Good
1 Red Kite (clear sighting low across rear garden) [Neil Warner]

Lambourne, near Abridge

Lambourne, near Abridge 13:00 to 14:00, Warm, sunny, light breeze
1 Red Kite (A single bird seen circling above the A113 on the section between the Log Cabin cafe and Shell Petrol Station just outside Abridge) [Nick Taylor]


TQ5993 11:00 to 11:00, Sunny spells
1 Raven (One soaring and calling over Kings Chase, Brentwood) [Andrew Stroud]


Harwich 08:15 to 08:15,
7 Turnstone (Have been returning in these past few days.Nesr Low Lighthouse ) [Peter Brittain]

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge 08:00 to 08:30, Sunny morning, high tide receding. Brief look from bridge to Hogmarsh before work
5 Little Egret 2 Turnstone (Very distant behind Hogmarsh, looked like partial breeding plumage) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Calling overhead, couldn't locate) 1 Sparrowhawk (Cracking female, big thanks to sparrows going nuts behind me or I'd have missed her!) 1 Whitethroat 1 Swift 10 Swallow (+) 2 Linnet 3 Stock Dove [Matt Turner]


Laindon 16:30 to 16:30, Cloud & sun. Breezy.
1 Hobby [Andrew Cox]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 10:00 to 12:00, Mainly overcast, strong Westerly. Sightings with John Slee and Dave Sampson.
1 Ruddy Shelduck (F) 20 Egyptian Goose (circa) 1 Wigeon (eclipse M ) 1 Teal (M) 2 Mandarin Duck (eclipse M & F) 3 Goldeneye (eclipse M & F (LBC), eclipse F (LDLHC)) 12 Little Egret 3 Great White Egret 1 Buzzard (LBC) 8 Little Ringed Plover (LDLHC) 20 Lapwing (LBC) 4 Common Sandpiper 10 Common Tern 10 Swift 10 Yellow Wagtail [Mike Harris]


Braintree 15:15 to 15:18, Windy and overcast
1 Little Egret (Bird took evasive into trees at Hoppit Meads Reserve. Didn’t see what was chasing it) [Martin Iddon]

Thorndon CP (North)

Thorndon CP (North) 09:00 to 10:00, Sunny, becoming cloudier. Warm.
1 Sparrowhawk 3 Green Woodpecker 3 House Martin (At least.) 1 Swallow (At least.) 1 Coal Tit 7 Goldfinch (At least.) 2 Treecreeper (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:00 to 09:00, Sunny, becoming cloudier. Warm.
1 Buzzard 2 Kestrel 7 Green Woodpecker 4 Pied Wagtail (Male with three young. Close to car park.) 2 Nuthatch 2 Greenfinch 10 Goldfinch (Including at least four juvs.) 2 Linnet [Andrew Cox]