Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 04 Sep

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 12:00,
1 Osprey (on post on Geedon Marsh, and later fishing along channel) 1 Red Kite (over Geedon Marsh, and later over visitor centre) 1 Hobby 1 Marsh Harrier 50 Mallard (+ on Lake) 20 Teal (+ on Lake) 200 Grey Plover (c) 50 Knot (c) [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 03 Sep

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:30 to 14:45, initially overcast; cloudy clearing SW breeze
5 Wigeon 1 Osprey 2 Sparrowhawk 7 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier (female) 1 Whimbrel 5 Greenshank (at least) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Reed Warbler 1 Whitethroat 1 Yellow Wagtail [Mark Gregory]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:30 to 17:00, Dry, sun & cloud, light SW breeze, warm 24c. Sightings with Brenda.
1 Osprey (On post on saltings, later over river from Robbie's hide.) 3 Buzzard 2 Marsh Harrier (Pair.) 800 Black-tailed Godwit (Circa, on island in front of Kingfisher hide. 1 bird showing leg rings. Right leg, red, green, red. Left leg, bottom up, white, orange, blue.) 50 Knot 50 Grey Plover (Plus, many in fine breeding colours.) 2 Kestrel 4 Green Sandpiper 20 Swallow (At least.) 10 House Martin 50 Dunlin (Circa.) 50 Curlew (Circa.) 25 Ringed Plover (Circa.) 2 Greenshank 50 Redshank (Circa) 20 Avocet (Circa.) 10 Oystercatcher 20 Little Egret 5 Little Grebe 8 Wigeon (Female's.) 2 Common Tern 2 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Great Crested Grebe (On river.) 1 Common Gull 2 Shelduck (Juveniles.) [David Hale]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 12:30 to 16:30, Sunny. Pleasant. One common lizard on footpath.
1 Osprey (distant!) 1 Yellowhammer 1 Bullfinch 1 Willow Warbler 2 Reed Warbler 1 Reed Bunting 7 Little Grebe 5 Wigeon 110 Ringed Plover 610 Black-tailed Godwit 60 Knot 65 Avocet 1 Marsh Harrier 18 Little Egret 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Green Woodpecker 55 Grey Plover 8 Dunlin 1 Jay 1 Curlew [David Allen]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Thursday 08 Aug

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:45 to 17:00, + up to 7 SOUTHERN MIGRANT HAWKER DRAGONFLIES
53 Greenshank 3 Spotted Redshank 1 Curlew Sandpiper (adult moulting) 400 Grey Plover 45 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Knot (juvenile) 4 Dunlin 1 Coal Tit 9 Whimbrel 2 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 7 Buzzard 4 Marsh Harrier 3 Kestrel [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Friday 02 Aug

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 14:00 to 14:00, high tide
1 Spoonbill (on fingringhoe saltings close to bird reserve) [David Underwood]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Thursday 01 Aug

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:00 to 13:00, Sunny
65 Greenshank 1 Spotted Redshank 2 Common Sandpiper 1 Green Sandpiper 30 Grey Plover 50 Black-tailed Godwit 40 Curlew 3 Golden Plover 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Buzzard 50 Redshank 20 Avocet [Yvonne Watling]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Wednesday 31 Jul

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 13:15 to 15:30, Mainly cloudy with fresh SW wind. High Tide 11.20a.m.
77 Greenshank (resting on Scrape at 1.15p.m.) 2 Spotted Redshank (with Greenshanks on Scrape at 1.15p.m.) 1 Spoonbill (adult feeding at intertidal area, 2.15-3.20p.m. (Thanks to finder John Adlam)) [George Brown]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Monday 22 Jul

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 14:30 to 16:50, Hot! Many species of dragonflies seen including small red eyed damselfies (I think).
1 Bullfinch (well spotted wife!) 1 Grey Plover 1 Dunlin 25 Avocet 501 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Common Sandpiper 40 Sand Martin (outside reserve on main road by quarry) 60 Redshank [David Allen]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Thursday 18 Jul

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 13:00 to 15:00,
35 Greenshank (Scrape) 2 Spotted Redshank (Scrape) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:30 to 15:30, Rain & Shine
30 Greenshank (Intertidal ) 1 Common Sandpiper (Intertidal ) 50 Black-tailed Godwit (Intertidal ) 1 Turtle Dove (Calling near Kingfisher hide) 3 Marsh Harrier (Adult female and two juveniles, intertidal area) 50 Avocet (Intertidal ) 1 Bullfinch (Male) 1 Hobby (From Robbies hide) [Antony Braun]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Tuesday 16 Jul

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 09:00 to 17:00, 5 Purple Emperors, Silver-washed Fritillary, White Admiral, White-letter & Purple Hairstreak, Willow Emerald, Sm Red-eyed Damsel
1 Turtle Dove 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Marsh Harrier 4 Buzzard 31 Greenshank 3 Whimbrel 600 Black-tailed Godwit 7 Bullfinch 9 Nightingale 1 Cetti's Warbler 8 Kestrel (2 family groups) 120 Swift 5 Green Woodpecker 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Common Tern [Steve Grimwade]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT
Wednesday 19 Jun

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 10:00 to 13:00,
1 Buzzard 3 Pochard (pair + 1 male) 3 Tufted Duck (pair + 1 male) 5 Reed Warbler ( ) 3 Nightingale 1 Garden Warbler 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 4 Swift 2 Curlew 8 Common Tern 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Cuckoo 1 Barn Owl [Liz Huxley]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT