Date Details Sitename
Thursday 15 Aug

East Tilbury 08:15 to 12:30, Overcast, W wind, rising tide
33 Yellow-legged Gull 105 Curlew 3 Whimbrel 114 Ringed Plover 165 Dunlin 48 Lapwing 11 Knot (All grey birds bar one) 48 Grey Plover 3567 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Bar-tailed Godwit (Juv) 7 Green Sandpiper 2 Common Sandpiper 9 Little Grebe (Plus one downy young) 97 Shelduck (Plus a crèche of four) 5 Yellow Wagtail [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 08 Aug

East Tilbury 08:00 to 13:15, Fine and sunny, light W wind, falling tide
12 Yellow Wagtail 36 Yellow-legged Gull (In field) 107 Lapwing (In field) 26 Little Egret 46 Grey Plover 27 Dunlin 2 Common Sandpiper 1 Wheatear 2322 Black-tailed Godwit 71 Curlew 2 Whimbrel 2 Buzzard 64 Shelduck 4 Green Sandpiper 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Stonechat (Male) 32 Ringed Plover [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Saturday 03 Aug

East Tilbury 07:30 to 14:00, Broken cloud, strengthening E wind, rising tide
1088 Black-tailed Godwit 68 Curlew 6 Yellow Wagtail 1 Marsh Harrier (Juv over from Kent) 878 Avocet 105 Lapwing 11 Yellow-legged Gull (In field) 5 Green Sandpiper 4 Little Egret 11 Grey Plover 4 Whimbrel 73 Shelduck 6 Teal (Flock up river) 1 Mute Swan (Drifting up on the tide) 32 Common Tern (Flocks of 24 and 8 up river, all after 1230hrs) 2 Arctic Tern (Up river with 24 Commons) 1 Stonechat (Male) 1 Bar-tailed Godwit [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Friday 26 Jul

East Tilbury 08:00 to 11:30, Broken cloud, W wind, falling tide
651 Black-tailed Godwit 1317 Avocet 43 Curlew 193 Lapwing 11 Grey Plover 6 Mediterranean Gull (Three adults, 2nd summer, two juvs) 3 Canada Goose 95 Shelduck (Plus crèches of 12 and five) 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Marsh Harrier (Male) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 11 Jul

East Tilbury 08:00 to 12:30, Overcast, sunny later, light W wind, rising tide
12 Mediterranean Gull (All adults bar one 1st summer) 35 Lapwing 125 Shelduck 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type) 29 Common Tern (Over the Thames) 2 Pochard 2 Tufted Duck 5 Little Grebe 1 Little Ringed Plover (Adult) 2 Mute Swan 1 Cetti's Warbler 10 Grey Plover 2 Dunlin 28 Curlew 689 Avocet 89 Black-tailed Godwit [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 04 Jul

East Tilbury 10:00 to 12:00, Fine and sunny, light NE wind, LT
2 Stonechat (Pair) 1 Water Rail (Adult calling with young replying) 439 Black-tailed Godwit 26 Curlew 123 Shelduck (Plus a crèche of 12) 31 Lapwing 8 Little Grebe 1 Marsh Harrier (Female type) 1 Buzzard 1 Teal (Duck) 3 Little Ringed Plover (Two adults and a juv) 2 Green Sandpiper 1 Cuckoo 1 Cetti's Warbler 2 Mute Swan 70 Sand Martin 361 Avocet [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 27 Jun

East Tilbury 10:00 to 12:45, Cloudy early, sunny later, strong NE wind, falling tide
34 Mediterranean Gull (Following the plough, all adults bar three each 1st and 2nd summers) 1 Common Gull (1st summer following the plough) 209 Shelduck 371 Avocet 9 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Red-legged Partridge 2 Little Ringed Plover (Adults) 2 Cetti's Warbler 5 Green Sandpiper 1 Water Rail 2 Great Crested Grebe 2 Mute Swan 1 Stonechat (Male) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 06 Jun

East Tilbury 08:30 to 12:30, Sunny with showers, W wind, LT
1 Cuckoo (Male) 6 Curlew 1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult) 29 Avocet 316 Shelduck 6 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 11 Lapwing 83 Black-tailed Godwit (Mainly in nbp) 6 Pochard (Drakes) 8 Little Grebe 6 Tufted Duck (Four drakes) 7 Little Ringed Plover (Including three juvs) 2 Cetti's Warbler 7 Grey Plover 1 Bar-tailed Godwit (In nbp) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Thursday 23 May

East Tilbury 07:45 to 12:30, Fine and sunny, light SW wind, LT
3 Cuckoo (Two males and a female) 265 Shelduck (Plus a New Zealend type bird) 3 Curlew 1 Grey Plover 5 Sanderling 3 Dunlin 2 Shoveler (Pair) 2 Tufted Duck (Pair) 4 Little Ringed Plover 3 Lapwing 1 Nightingale 1 Cetti's Warbler 5 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 4 Pochard (One female) 2 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Jay (Flying high south) [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury
Friday 17 May

East Tilbury 07:15 to 11:30, Overcast strong NE wind, rising tide
27 Grey Plover 2 Great Crested Grebe (On the river) 1 Cuckoo 12 Dunlin 14 Mallard (On the foreshore) 7 Tufted Duck 5 Pochard (Four drakes) 3 Mediterranean Gull (1st and 2nd summer and adult) 2 Lapwing (Pair) 54 Black-tailed Godwit 9 Ringed Plover 117 Shelduck 14 Common Tern 4 Knot (Red birds) 2 Little Stint 21 Greylag Goose (Over from Kent) 1 Curlew 4 Avocet 1 Sandwich Tern [Paul Larkin]

East Tilbury