Sitename Details
Kelvedon Hatch

Kelvedon Hatch 13:00 to 13:05,
1 Raven (Sparring with Common Buzzard) 1 Buzzard [David Jobbins]

Great Totham

Great Totham 08:45 to 09:45, Blue sky. Cold SE wind.
2 Mute Swan (Pair. Totham Pit (M.A.S.)) 1 Green Woodpecker (South Wood.) 1 Kestrel (Male. Totham Pit.) 1 Chiffchaff (Singing. South Wood.) 2 Pied Wagtail (Playing Field.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 09:45 to 10:45, Bright cloudless sky with a cold wind.
2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Pair mating. Soft call beforehand. First for me.) 1 Treecreeper 3 Stock Dove [Martin Iddon]

Stondon Massey

Stondon Massey 13:45 to 14:45,
1 Red Kite (Viewed from old road between Church Road, Kelvedon Hatch & Tipps Cross) 1 Greenfinch 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Nuthatch 1 Treecreeper [Andrew Stroud]

Nazeing GP, Lea Valley

Nazeing GP, Lea Valley 13:30 to 13:30,
2 Egyptian Goose (with five downy goslings on north basin) [Alan Harris]

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge 07:30 to 09:30, Sunny but windy, sightings from white bridge to Co-op
2 Red Kite (Hunting low over north Marsh, flushing everything!) 1 Buzzard 3 Marsh Harrier (2 adult males, 1 female) 150 Brent Goose (circa - flushed by Kites) 1 Egyptian Goose 6 Curlew 1 Reed Bunting 60 Redshank (+) 100 Black-tailed Godwit (+) 1 Chiffchaff (Heard only) 2 Pintail (Distant pair north Hogmarsh) 6 Avocet 4 Knot [Matt Turner]

Mistley

Mistley 12:30 to 15:00, Sunny with cool breeze.
2 Peregrine Falcon 7 Red-breasted Merganser 1 Mediterranean Gull 5 Pintail 2 Goldeneye 47 Knot [Paul Chamberlain]

Mistley 09:30 to 10:30, Sightings from Quay, high tide, water choppy
1 Peregrine Falcon (Adult female) 4 Pintail (2 pairs) 1 Goldeneye (female) 12 Red-breasted Merganser 2 Black Swan [Matt Turner]

Naze, The

Naze, The 10:00 to 15:00, strong easterly wind, but bright. Still haven't seen a Wheatear since early one three weeks ago.
2 Red-breasted Merganser (females, Stone Point) 40 Ringed Plover (+ Stone Point lagoon with a few Dunlin) 50 Shelduck (+ flooded fields with nice assortment of Teal, Wigeon, Shoveller and Gadwall) 4 Goldcrest 100 Dark-bellied Brent Goose [Martin Richards]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 16:00 to 18:00, Overcast
1 Red Kite 1 Kestrel 6 Goldeneye 2 Goosander (Male and female) 1 Oystercatcher [Nick Boxall]

Whetmead NR, nr Witham

Whetmead NR, nr Witham 13:30 to 14:45, Sunny, breezy
1 Red Kite 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Buzzard 5 Dunnock 3 Goldfinch [Nick Boxall]