Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 09 Jan

East Tilbury 11:30 to 15:45, Fine and sunny, NNW wind, rising tide
19 Redshank 78 Curlew 182 Teal (Combined with the Tilbury totals that makes 885 along foreshore between Tilbury and Mucking) 59 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Stonechat (Pair) 1 Buzzard 2 Wigeon (Off shore) 250 Lapwing 3 Corn Bunting 1 Red-necked Grebe (Flew down river past Lower Hope) 1 Oystercatcher [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 13 Dec

East Tilbury 08:30 to 12:30, Fine and sunny, strong E wind, LT
2 Raven (Flew low over church towards Coalhouse Point, calling. Later the same or another pair seen heading towards Thurrock Nature Park mobbed at various points by a Buzzard and Crows) 504 Lapwing 120 Grey Plover 96 Curlew 377 Shelduck 1 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type over to Kent) 24 Redshank 3 Ringed Plover [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 06 Dec

East Tilbury 08:15 to 12:30, Dull and overcast, light W wind, rising tide
95 Curlew 112 Teal 22 Knot 138 Grey Plover 356 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 963 Avocet 2700 Dunlin 138 Fieldfare 60 Mallard (All on the fleet) 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Marsh Harrier (Juv type) 1 Rock Pipit [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 08 Nov

East Tilbury 08:00 to 13:00, Fine and sunny, rising tide
79 Curlew 78 Grey Plover 66 Shelduck 2 Ringed Plover 2971 Dunlin 135 Teal 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 62 Black-tailed Godwit 916 Avocet (Riding out the HT tide on the Thames) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 18 Oct

East Tilbury 08:15 to 15:30, Fine and sunny, brisk NE breeze, mid tide
116 Teal 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 41 Ringed Plover 1571 Dunlin 239 Black-tailed Godwit 82 Curlew 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type) 224 Grey Plover 4 Knot 32 Lapwing (Over to Kent) 1 Arctic Skua (Juv) 15 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Single flock) 2 Buzzard 2 Peregrine Falcon (Adult male after waders and an enormous, presumably female, juvenile in off and inland) 1 Spoonbill [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Wednesday 10 Oct

East Tilbury 08:30 to 13:00, Hazy but sunny, strong E wind, rising tide
61 Wood Pigeon 122 Grey Plover 722 Dunlin 250 Teal 24 Knot 1 Sparrowhawk 95 Curlew 8 Ringed Plover 1 Bar-tailed Godwit [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Friday 05 Oct

East Tilbury 08:15 to 11:15, Foggy early, clearing later, S wind, HT
81 Teal 41 Lapwing 1 Snipe (With Lapwings) 254 Dunlin 152 Grey Plover 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 8 Ringed Plover 2 Stonechat (Males) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Friday 14 Sep

East Tilbury 09:15 to 15:30, Fine and sunny, light W wind, falling then rising tide
51 Canada Goose 25 Greylag Goose 34 Ringed Plover 60 Dunlin 167 Black-tailed Godwit (Count only round Coalhouse Point) 72 Yellow-legged Gull 76 Curlew 1 Marsh Harrier (Juv) 5 Little Grebe (In the moat) 12 Yellow Wagtail 128 Grey Plover 8 Little Tern (On the foreshore with Common and Black Terns, eventually up river) 60 Common Tern (Initially resting on foreshore then up river) 1 Black Tern (With Common and Little Terns) 5 Stonechat 87 Teal 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 162 Shelduck 2 Hobby 17 Knot 16 Arctic Skua (Single flock up river flew past Coalhouse Point in Gravesend Reach, then back down) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 13 Sep

East Tilbury 09:15 to 15:30, Fine and sunny, light W wind, falling then rising tide
51 Canada Goose 25 Greylag Goose 34 Ringed Plover 60 Dunlin 167 Black-tailed Godwit (Count only round Coalhouse Point) 72 Yellow-legged Gull 76 Curlew 1 Marsh Harrier (Juv) 5 Little Grebe (In the moat) 12 Yellow Wagtail 128 Grey Plover 8 Little Tern (On the foreshore with Common and Black Terns, eventually up river) 60 Common Tern (Initially resting on foreshore then up river) 1 Black Tern (With Common and Little Terns) 5 Stonechat 87 Teal 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 162 Shelduck 2 Hobby 17 Knot 16 Arctic Skua (Single flock up river flew past Coalhouse Point in Gravesend Reach, then back down) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Wednesday 29 Aug

East Tilbury 13:30 to 14:00, Overcast after rain, light S wind. Counts only round Coalhouse Point
159 Ringed Plover 50 Dunlin 327 Black-tailed Godwit [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury