Date Details Sitename
Friday 04 Sep

Frinton-on-Sea 09:34 to 10:19, Mild, cloud cover 1/8, light wind from south switching to SW
10 Swallow (All moving south, came through as 1, 8, 1, but last was at 10:00) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Flew south, landed, fed and pushed on) [Simon Banks]

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 18:00, SW3 variable cloud. Selected totals, movement to south
14 Wheatear (6 Greensward, 8 GC) 487 Swallow 108 Siskin 1 Tree Pipit 1 Short-eared Owl ((also 3 over southern end of GC/Holland Haven in evening)) 4 Little Owl (family party at southern end of Greensward/edge of GC i nevening) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Saturday 15 Aug

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 19:00, NE2-3 low cloud and drizzle. Selected totals
7 Pied Flycatcher (Minimum count around the town - singles at tennis club, southern end of Second Ave and the crescent gardens, 2s in esplanade gardens and st marys churchyard (note 15+ at the naze (DS) plus 1 by walton swimming pool in evening) 1 Spotted Flycatcher (Esplanade gardens) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Tuesday 11 Aug

Frinton-on-Sea 21:15 to 23:59, Sitting on the balconythen beach watching shooting stars, distant lightning and listening to birds moving south. Time to 00:45
22 Common Sandpiper (Nocturnal migration - 17 groups of calls, estimated minimum 22 birds) 4 Green Sandpiper (Nocturnal migration - 4 groups of calls, estimated minimum 4birds) 15 Sandwich Tern (Nocturnal migration - 6 groups of calls, estimated minimum 15 birds) 50 Oystercatcher (Nocturnal migration - 11 groups of calls, estimated minimum 50+ birds) 2 Whimbrel (Nocturnal migration - 2 groups of calls, estimated minimum 2 birds) 4 Redshank (Nocturnal migration - 4 groups of calls, estimated minimum 9 birds) 1 Greenshank (Nocturnal migration - 1 group of call,s estimated minimum 1 bird) 1 Wood Sandpiper (Nocturnal migration - 1 group of call,s estimated minimum 1 bird @ 22:35) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Sunday 09 Aug

Frinton-on-Sea 07:00 to 10:00,
2 Pied Flycatcher (singles on undercliff below Connaught Avenue (before it got too busy!) and in The Crescent Gardens (favouring sycamores in garden of number 6). Also at least two at The Naze and one at Holland Haven this morning ) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Friday 17 Jul

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 19:00, Selected totals, movement to south
6 Siskin 33 Crossbill (flocks of 24, 6 and 3 - the latter in off the sea, circled and then headed south) 25 Sand Martin (small numbers daily now) 14 Mediterranean Gull (low double figure movement most days currently) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Tuesday 14 Jul

Frinton-on-Sea 09:00 to 13:00, Selected ttoals, movement to south
93 Mediterranean Gull (majority adults, some 2yr, loose groups of up to 22) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Monday 13 Jul

Frinton-on-Sea 06:00 to 21:00, Selected totals, movement south. Big gull movement in the evening
8 Sandwich Tern 14 Siskin 1 Yellow Wagtail 34 Common Scoter 35 Mediterranean Gull (including two juveniles) 2878 Black-headed Gull [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Thursday 09 Jul

Frinton-on-Sea 05:30 to 20:00, Good wader movement with 11 species noted. Selected totals below. Movemen to south
196 Curlew 13 Whimbrel 16 Dunlin 185 Swift 15 Common Scoter 11 Bar-tailed Godwit 4 Greenshank 7 Mediterranean Gull 1 Fulmar [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Wednesday 08 Jul

Frinton-on-Sea 04:45 to 20:00, W-SW2-3 8/8 rain in morning and evening. Movement to south unless stated
2448 Swift (2079 during light rain to c0600 when heavier rain stopped passage. 369 ahead of evening rain) 6 Siskin 54 Curlew 45 Whimbrel 2 Crossbill (@ 1158) 3 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Black-headed Gull (first fledged juveniles here) 4 Mediterranean Gull (including first fledged juvenile here) 3 Kittiwake (2 north) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea
Monday 06 Jul

Frinton-on-Sea 05:00 to 21:00, W-NW3-5, 4-8/8. Movement to south
1051 Swift 104 Sand Martin 106 Siskin (12 flocks 2-20) 59 Crossbill (12 @ 0550, 2 @ 0630, 10 @ 0810, 33 @ 1320, 2@ 1728) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea