Date Details Sitename
Saturday 18 May

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 04:30 to 08:30, Leading EWT Dawn Chorus walk
1 Turtle Dove (Singing male) 2 Cuckoo 16 Nightingale (Singing males) 2 Garden Warbler 5 Reed Warbler 3 Cetti's Warbler (Singing males ) 18 Blackcap (Singing males) 12 Chiffchaff (Singing males) 4 Lesser Whitethroat 8 Whitethroat 2 Bullfinch (Males) 1 Marsh Harrier 3 Sand Martin 1 Linnet 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Reed Bunting [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Wednesday 15 May

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:30 to 12:00,
4 Nightingale (singing) 1 Turtle Dove (purring) 2 Garden Warbler (singing) [Paul Gymer]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Sunday 12 May

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 13:00, Sunny
1 Turtle Dove (Near garden area) 1 Nightingale 1 Cuckoo 1 Garden Warbler 1 Chiffchaff 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Reed Warbler 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Buzzard [Yvonne Watling]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 10 May

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:15 to 14:00, Mainly sunny, little wind, one light shower
1 Yellow Wagtail (On entrance road) 5 Nightingale (Post 16 area) 2 Garden Warbler (Between main track and post 18) 1 Cuckoo (Old Meadow) 1 Marsh Harrier (Old Meadow) 2 Reed Warbler (Small pond south of Kingfisher Hide) 3 Little Grebe (Kingfisher Hide) [Gordon Cooper]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 19:00 to 21:10, Organised Nightingale evening walk around scrub
8 Pheasant 1 Little Grebe (On lake) 4 Little Egret 2 Grey Heron (Lake) 2 Oystercatcher (Pair) 4 Common Tern 1 Turtle Dove (In tree c.100 yards from centre at picnic area) 1 Cuckoo (Calling distantly from picnic area) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Visitor Centre) 6 Swallow 14 Nightingale (At least) 1 Song Thrush (Heard) 7 Blackcap (At least) 5 Whitethroat (At least) 6 Chiffchaff (At least) 2 Chaffinch (Pair) [Ben Mapp]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 30 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:30 to 16:00, Low tide, light winds, part cloud, dry.
1 Osprey (Flying downriver towards Mersea, mobbed by Oystercatchers.) 3 Marsh Harrier 1 Hobby 2 Kestrel 2 Buzzard 1 Cuckoo 15 Nightingale (+ Singing males at eastern end of reserve, 3 seen.) 2 Garden Warbler 1 Whitethroat 2 Bullfinch (Pair) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Calling, heard only) 1 Brent Goose 3 Whimbrel 1 Greenshank [Ken Hudgell]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 23 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 08:50 to 15:05, Cloudy, brightening later. Peacock, Comma, Speclkled Wood and Green Hairstreak.
2 Cuckoo 10 Chiffchaff (+) 2 Garden Warbler 6 Lesser Whitethroat 4 Whitethroat 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Reed Warbler 2 Mediterranean Gull 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 4 Little Egret 19 Greenshank 220 Black-tailed Godwit 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 3 Avocet 3 Buzzard 2 Sparrowhawk 1 Whimbrel 1 Red Kite 1 Green Woodpecker 12 Nightingale (including 1 showing extremely well near the lake hides) [Simon Satchell]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 19 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 13:30, Sunny and warm
5 Nightingale (Heard and one seen) 8 Blackcap 2 Whitethroat 2 Long-tailed Tit 2 Goldfinch 2 Swallow 8 Chiffchaff [Emma Robinson]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Wednesday 10 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 16:30, Clear, dry strong NE Breeze
2 Marsh Harrier 10 Chiffchaff 12 Blackcap 6 Buzzard 30 Dunlin 200 Black-tailed Godwit 60 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1 Merlin 4 Bullfinch 2 Bar-tailed Godwit 2 Cetti's Warbler [Ken Hudgell]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Monday 08 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 13:00 to 15:00, Good sighting of Adder, Peacock Butterfly, Comma, Green-veined White, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell and Small White
1 Marsh Harrier (Adult male) 1 Mediterranean Gull (1st summer flew over visitor centre) 2 Swallow (Visitor Centre) 9 Blackcap (Singing males) 15 Chiffchaff (Singing males ) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing male) 1 Bullfinch 800 Black-tailed Godwit [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Wednesday 03 Apr

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:00 to 15:00,
1 Greenshank 5 Marsh Harrier 8 Buzzard 500 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Goosander (Male) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 8 Blackcap (Singing males) 11 Chiffchaff (Singing males) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing males) 1 Bullfinch 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 200 Redshank (Including 1 leucistic bird) 8 Great Crested Grebe 2 Reed Bunting 4 Knot 100 Dark-bellied Brent Goose [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT