Date Details Sitename
Tuesday 29 Oct

Holland Haven 10:00 to 12:00, Breezy, cloudy, sunny periods
1 Firecrest (Very mobile!) 2 Goldcrest (+) 10 Blackbird (++) 3 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Wigeon 3 Snipe 1 Avocet 65 Lapwing 177 Teal 12 Curlew 1 Green Woodpecker 6 Greylag Goose (+) 1 Chiffchaff [Graham Upton]

Holland Haven
Wednesday 16 Oct

Holland Haven 15:45 to 17:15,
92 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (in 4 groups heading S) 2 Shoveler 4 Canada Goose 107 Lapwing 1 Avocet (imm) 2 Kestrel 10 Reed Bunting (+) 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Barn Owl 2 Short-eared Owl 1 Stonechat [Liz Huxley]

Holland Haven
Sunday 13 Oct

Holland Haven 14:00 to 17:30, EBWS field trip part 2 highlights
3 Stonechat 3 Kestrel 1 Avocet (1st year ) 1 Snipe 1 Stock Dove 2 Grey Heron 1 Kingfisher 1 Bearded Tit 1 Cetti's Warbler 1 Sparrowhawk (Female hunting close front of hide) 1 Buzzard 1 Whinchat 2 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Mistle Thrush [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Thursday 10 Oct

Holland Haven 08:00 to 12:00,
4 Chiffchaff 15 Meadow Pipit 100 Linnet (+) 150 Goldfinch (+ Small flocks moving south along with linnet) 6 Stonechat 8 Reed Bunting 1 Kingfisher 2 Snipe 1 Avocet 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Buzzard 4 Kestrel 5 Wigeon 1 Tree Pipit (Over south calling) 20 Long-tailed Tit 3 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 2 Redwing [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Wednesday 09 Oct

Holland Haven 14:30 to 16:15,
1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult) 1 Yellow Wagtail (1st winter on greensward with Pieds) 4 Buzzard 1 Stonechat 1 Coal Tit 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Snipe 2 Dunlin 1 Avocet 1 House Martin 24 Swallow [Steve Grimwade]

Holland Haven
Monday 23 Sep

Holland Haven 07:00 to 11:30,
1 Grasshopper Warbler (trapped & ringed) 250 Meadow Pipit (steady 'downcoast' passage all morning. Total very approximate) 1 Sedge Warbler (trapped & ringed) [Simon Cox]

Holland Haven
Friday 20 Sep

Holland Haven 07:30 to 13:00, Selected sightings from the BCBW70 walk led by Matt Turner plus additional sightings from Matt Lonsdale
10 Arctic Skua 20 Gannet 16 Common Scoter 4 Sandwich Tern 150 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1 Whinchat 5 Stonechat 2 Sparrowhawk 3 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Bar-tailed Godwit 6 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Turnstone 2 Wheatear 1 Mediterranean Gull (1st winter) 5 Snipe 1 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only) [Steve Grimwade]

Holland Haven 09:00 to 13:00,
4 Arctic Skua [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Saturday 14 Sep

Holland Haven 07:30 to 09:00,
1 Red-backed Shrike (1st winter showing incredibly well in Dell and surrounding scrub) 1 Mistle Thrush (North) 1 Gannet (Adult north) 1 Sandwich Tern 3 Whitethroat 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Wheatear 1 Sparrowhawk (Made attempt to catch Red-backed Shrike but failed!) 15 Dunnock [Steve Grimwade]

Holland Haven 10:50 to 12:50, sunny, light winds, warm; other sightings to shrike
10 Buzzard (over marshes including white-rumped and pale headed bird) 3 Avocet (scrape) 1 Snipe (scrape) 3 Stonechat (near hide) 1 Reed Warbler (scrape) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (near hide) 1 Whitethroat [Mark Gregory]

Holland Haven
Friday 13 Sep

Holland Haven 14:30 to 16:30, Excellent
1 Red-backed Shrike (Very good views) 5 Whinchat 6 Wheatear 2 Meadow Pipit [Peter Brittain]

Holland Haven 11:00 to 13:00, Superb weather
1 Red-backed Shrike (The first-winter giving incredible views in the Dell) 1 Little Egret 198 Greylag Goose 7 Canada Goose 45 Teal 2 Curlew 17 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Avocet 10 Pied Wagtail 2 Meadow Pipit 1 Sand Martin 15 Swallow 8 Whinchat (In scrub in area of vandalised hide) 10 Wheatear (Between sluice and vandalised hide) 2 Stonechat (Pair by sewage works) 70 Linnet 1 Whitethroat 5 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Chiffchaff 2 Reed Bunting 1 Kestrel 110 Starling [Lee G R Evans]

Holland Haven
Thursday 12 Sep

Holland Haven 13:00 to 15:30, Sunshine, with occasional cloud
5 Whinchat (In bushes near wooden hide) 6 Wheatear (One on sea wall, others in grass between hides) 1 Red-backed Shrike (Juvenile showing well in the Dell) [Paul Kingston]

Holland Haven