Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 09 Jun

Holland Haven 06:40 to 10:30, Sunny, clear; Frinton to Holland Haven
14 Avocet (on scape) 2 Cetti's Warbler 8 Sedge Warbler 10 Reed Warbler 6 Reed Bunting 1 Mediterranean Gull 6 Swallow (Including one seen briefly with orange red underparts ) 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Whitethroat 2 Oystercatcher 4 House Martin 2 Shelduck 2 Redshank 12 Linnet 2 Buzzard 4 Meadow Pipit 4 Skylark [Andrew Goodey]

Holland Haven
Friday 30 Apr

Holland Haven 14:30 to 16:00,
42 Avocet (on Scrape) 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Stonechat (male) 1 Wheatear (male) 5 Whimbrel 1 Mediterranean Gull (adult) [Liz Huxley]

Holland Haven
Friday 23 Apr

Holland Haven 13:45 to 16:20, Selected highlights
4 Purple Sandpiper 1 Whimbrel 1 Fulmar (South) [Steve Grimwade]

Holland Haven
Monday 19 Apr

Holland Haven 13:30 to 14:45, Selected highlights
5 Purple Sandpiper 4 Whimbrel 1 Black-tailed Godwit 7 Snipe 2 Mediterranean Gull 1 Red-throated Diver (Winter plumage) 1 Whitethroat [Steve Grimwade]

Holland Haven
Saturday 03 Apr

Holland Haven 14:00 to 17:00,
21 Avocet 14 Snipe 4 Lapwing 4 Oystercatcher 10 Redshank 1 Ruff (female) 4 Shelduck 6 Wigeon 4 Shoveler 18 Teal 1 Little Egret [Marsh Stitchman]

Holland Haven
Saturday 02 Jan

Holland Haven 12:00 to 13:00, Still, high tide, quite chilly 4-5 C
2 Pink-footed Goose (with Greylags) 7 Purple Sandpiper (On shore by outfall, very tame) 70 Wigeon (On sea) 3 Great Crested Grebe (On sea) 1 Redwing (no doubt more in area) [Marsh Stitchman]

Holland Haven
Thursday 31 Dec

Holland Haven 10:30 to 13:10, Clear, cold; cloud came in from inland.
1 Tundra Bean Goose (Pinkfoots also reported by another observer) 16 White-fronted Goose (Probably more mixed in with Greylags. View of flock was either very distant, or interrupted by foliage.) 1 Stonechat 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull 7 Purple Sandpiper (Seawall, water edge) 2 Shelduck (Landed on frozen scrape) 100 Wigeon (On sea) 12 Mute Swan (4 on fields, about 8 on sea.) 1 Grey Heron 2 Kestrel 4 Goldfinch [Simon Banks]

Holland Haven
Monday 28 Dec

Holland Haven 11:00 to 12:45, Mixed sunshine and cloud
46 White-fronted Goose 2 Tundra Bean Goose 1 Pink-footed Goose 7 Purple Sandpiper 5 Red-throated Diver 150 Wigeon (Flock sat offshore at distance, couldn't see any other species but possible) 5 Shelduck 6 Linnet 1 Sanderling (Stayed 30 secs before Purps chased it off!) [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Sunday 27 Dec

Holland Haven 13:45 to 15:45, Mainly clear, cool, ebbing tide; walk from Holland to Frinton and back
3 Purple Sandpiper 1 Stonechat 70 White-fronted Goose (At least 70 on grazing marsh ) 2 Bean Goose (With white-fronts) 200 Brent Goose (c. on sea then flying west ) 2 Bearded Tit (At least two pinging in reeds south of raised tee) [Brian Combes]

Holland Haven
Sunday 06 Dec

Holland Haven 09:30 to 13:00,
5 Purple Sandpiper 111 White-fronted Goose 1 Little Owl 2 Buzzard 1 Little Egret [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven