Date Details Sitename
Monday 13 Jan

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 13:00, Dry and bright, becoming windy.
3 Red-breasted Merganser 1 Bullfinch 400 Avocet 1 Ruff 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Kestrel 2 Stonechat 1 Greenshank 40 Golden Plover 50 Grey Plover 2 Ringed Plover 5 Turnstone 150 Bar-tailed Godwit 300 Brent Goose [Michael Padmore]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 07 Jan

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 12:15 to 15:45, Low tide
12 Red-breasted Merganser (+) 5 Marsh Harrier (+) 2 Buzzard (+) 1 Sparrowhawk (Female) 2 Kestrel (+) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Male) 1 Water Rail 500 Avocet (+) 1 Bullfinch (Male) [David L Smith]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Thursday 02 Jan

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 15:40, overcast, mild, southerly winds increasing
1 Great White Egret (on saltmarsh from centre) 2 Pintail 10 Red-breasted Merganser 3 Buzzard 4 Marsh Harrier (including two 2 adult males) 1 Water Rail (calling) 1 Kingfisher (calling) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Stonechat (pair) 1 Bullfinch (male) 20 Avocet 1 Rock Pipit (calling) 1 Cetti's Warbler (singing briefly) [Mark Gregory]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Saturday 21 Dec

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 13:00,
1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 60 Chaffinch (+) 10 Reed Bunting (+) 1 Brambling (+) 2 Marsh Harrier 1 Kestrel 300 Lapwing (+) 7 Shoveler 100 Bar-tailed Godwit (+) 200 Avocet (+) 600 Knot (+) 200 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (+) [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 20 Dec

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 13:00,
30 Chaffinch (+) 1 Brambling 7 Shoveler (5 male, 2 female - Lake) 200 Lapwing (+) 600 Knot (+) 200 Avocet (circa) 2 Red-breasted Merganser (pair on river) 2 Goosander (pair on river) 1 Merlin (flew across Geedon Marsh) 1 Marsh Harrier [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Wednesday 18 Dec

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 12:00,
2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Kestrel 20 Reed Bunting (+) 50 Avocet (+) 200 Lapwing (+) 200 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (+) 6 Skylark (+) 500 Knot (+) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Merlin 2 Marsh Harrier [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Wednesday 11 Dec

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 13:00,
50 Chaffinch (+) 1 Brambling 10 Linnet (+) 10 Reed Bunting (+) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 100 Lapwing (+) 1 Kestrel 1 Buzzard 1 Shoveler 4 Gadwall 10 Skylark (+) 10 Meadow Pipit (+) 2 Stonechat (pair) 1 Water Rail 1 Green Woodpecker 300 Avocet (+) 1 Kingfisher 1 Marsh Harrier (adult male) [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 29 Nov

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:50 to 15:10, Bright, calm and sunny, high tide 13:40
1 Hen Harrier (Ringtail hunting over seed crop field close to visitor center. Excellent views) 1 Merlin (Male, perched on trees at the lower edge of the seed crop field and also sporadically hunting over the saltings) 1 Marsh Harrier (Female from visitor centre) 1 Sparrowhawk (Female, Hazel Ridge area) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Flew over South Green Lane) 400 Avocet ((Approx) All wader numbers for inter-tidal area unless specified otherwise) 500 Knot (Several large flocks, very mobile so number estimates approximate) 150 Dunlin 70 Ringed Plover 6 Turnstone 50 Redshank 1 Greenshank 1 Goosander (Female, inter-tidal area) 60 Golden Plover 400 Bar-tailed Godwit 40 Grey Plover 12 Oystercatcher 15 Curlew (Estuary and saltings) 12 Little Egret 5 Grey Heron 1 Kingfisher (Crawshaw hide) 1 Barn Owl (Crawshaw hide) 4 Stonechat (Meadows near Margaret Hide) [John Fell]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 15:10 to 15:15, Bright, calm and sunny, high tide 13:40
4 Stonechat (Correction to previous post - my apologies - 54 Stonechats is a bit of a stretch) [John Fell]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Saturday 23 Nov

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:30 to 13:00,
1 Kingfisher 13 Lesser Redpoll 1 Siskin [Andrew Goodey]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Saturday 16 Nov

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:45 to 16:00, Overcast, high tide c14:15 (all sightings from Crawshaw Hide)
6 Marsh Harrier (+) 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Merlin 1 Barn Owl 1 Kingfisher 6 Red-breasted Merganser (Distant ) 3 Bullfinch [David L Smith]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT