Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 02 Oct

Burnham-on-Crouch 09:00 to 12:00, Clear, sunny, cool NW breeze.
14 Chiffchaff (1 Sibe calling in gardens c.9:00 am; 13 Common Chiffs between BoC and Creeksea) 6 Goldcrest (all between BoC and Creeksea) 1 Treecreeper (Creeksea Place; seen very briefly with roving tit flock ) [Steven Swaby]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Tuesday 01 Oct

Burnham-on-Crouch 15:30 to 17:00, Bright at first with light SW breeze; front moved in from W, bringing rain. Clouded Yellow and Wall Brown on seawall too.
1 Marsh Harrier (Female.) 3 Kestrel 6 Stonechat (All in the same spot at Burnham Wick) 1 Wheatear 34 Swallow (Three parties heading S and W) 8 House Martin (Two parties moving W, brought low by incoming rain) [Steven Swaby]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Sunday 22 Sep

Burnham-on-Crouch 09:30 to 12:00, Warm, muggy, brief shower from SW
2 Cetti's Warbler 4 Greenshank 1 Whimbrel 1 Grey Wagtail 3 Stonechat (1 male, 2 fem/imm) [Steven Swaby]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Friday 13 Sep

Burnham-on-Crouch 13:00 to 13:30, Sunny. Two Wall butterflies
1 Buzzard 1 Crossbill (one flew west calling following the Crouch) 4 Yellow Wagtail 12 Swallow [Alan Shearring]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Wednesday 28 Aug

Burnham-on-Crouch 11:15 to 13:30, High tide, rain then sun. Pretty quite though 16 Clouded yellow in a lucerne field
435 Swallow (mostly brought down by the rain heading off south west) 2 Sand Martin (in swallow flock) 1 Arctic Tern (fishing towards Foulness) 1 Common Tern 30 Ringed Plover 2 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Reed Warbler [Alan Shearring]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Tuesday 07 May

Burnham-on-Crouch 10:30 to 12:30, Warm, sunny morning, wind shifting N to SW. Wall Brown butterfly also on seawall today.
2 Hobby (1 hawking at Burnham Wick, 1 heading N over town) 2 Cuckoo (male and female calling at Burnham Wick) 2 Marsh Harrier (female and 1-2 males, one seen skydancing) 2 Yellow Wagtail (pair on territory) [Steven Swaby]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Wednesday 24 Apr

Burnham-on-Crouch 07:30 to 08:45, Still, hazy sunshine. Riverside Park area.
1 Lesser Whitethroat (First one of the season) 6 Whitethroat 2 Cuckoo (One in park, another calling towards Creeksea) 4 Common Tern 6 Blackcap 3 Chiffchaff 2 Reed Warbler [Steven Swaby]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Tuesday 23 Apr

Burnham-on-Crouch 09:30 to 12:00, Burnham Wick area
23 Whitethroat 14 Reed Warbler 4 Sedge Warbler 1 Cuckoo (First one this season) 1 Wheatear 3 Yellow Wagtail [Steven Swaby]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Monday 22 Apr

Burnham-on-Crouch 08:30 to 08:45,
1 Short-eared Owl (Hunting along seawall towards Wallasea then landed on saltings) [Steven Swaby]

Burnham-on-Crouch
Friday 19 Apr

Burnham-on-Crouch 07:00 to 09:00, Sunny spring morning, Burnham Wick area
6 Whitethroat (singing males) 1 Cetti's Warbler (singing male still on territory) 3 Reed Warbler 2 Sedge Warbler 5 Whimbrel 4 Common Tern 9 Mediterranean Gull 5 Yellow Wagtail 4 Blackcap 5 Swallow 1 Spotted Redshank (Calling over Crouch towards Wallasea) 1 Turnstone 25 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Avocet 2 Wheatear (male and female) 24 Corn Bunting (including 14 singing individuals) [Steven Swaby]

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