Date Details Sitename
Friday 29 Mar

Holland Haven 12:00 to 13:00,
1 Jack Snipe (still present on scrape) 1 Water Pipit (still present on scrape) [Simon Cox]

Holland Haven
Thursday 28 Mar

Holland Haven 14:30 to 18:30, Cracking afternoon at a sunny Holland Haven
1 Rock Pipit 1 Water Pipit (On far side of scrape) 1 Jack Snipe (Bobbing away near water pipit) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Both singing males) 1 Stonechat (Male) 1 Red-throated Diver (On sea mid distance, good views) 1 Short-eared Owl (Quartering meadows near scrape) 1 Garganey (Stunning drake, found by Mick Rodwell) 15 Avocet 3 Ruff 1 Little Ringed Plover 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 3 Meadow Pipit 50 Curlew (+) 4 Snipe 2 Firecrest [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Tuesday 19 Mar

Holland Haven 10:30 to 12:00,
20 Sanderling (on sea defense rocks) 20 Curlew (+) 50 Stock Dove (+) 30 Shelduck 4 Oystercatcher 9 Avocet (on Scrape) 3 Black-tailed Godwit 12 Lapwing (+ incl displaying) 6 Shoveler (3 male) 1 Buzzard 5 Wheatear (+) 3 Reed Bunting (+) 1 Bearded Tit (in reeds at S end of golf course) [Liz Huxley]

Holland Haven
Sunday 17 Mar

Holland Haven 11:00 to 11:15,
1 Wheatear (male, in fields between Golf Course and Great Holland) 140 Linnet (fields between Golf Course and Great Holland) [Paul Brayshaw]

Holland Haven
Thursday 14 Mar

Holland Haven 11:00 to 14:00, Strong W wind, hour seawatch with little success then onto scrape
1 Red-throated Diver (Flying south) 7 Brent Goose (North) 2 Buzzard 9 Stock Dove 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing well in front of scrape) 120 Wigeon 2 Avocet 29 Curlew 5 Black-tailed Godwit 4 Gadwall 7 Shoveler 2 Adder (Thanks to Mick Rodwell) [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Saturday 02 Mar

Holland Haven 11:00 to 12:30,
4 Oystercatcher 2 Purple Sandpiper 3 Turnstone 2 Stonechat 3 Curlew 2 Goldcrest 16 Shelduck 4 Gadwall 3 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Yellow-legged Gull 1 Buzzard [Liz Huxley]

Holland Haven
Friday 01 Mar

Holland Haven 11:00 to 13:30, Chilly and overcast, not much around
2 Cetti's Warbler (singing by sluice and raised platform) 3 Stonechat (pair and single female) 13 Curlew 1 Buzzard 1 Sparrowhawk (Male in moult sitting on post) 2 Kestrel (mobbing buzzard) [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Tuesday 12 Feb

Holland Haven 10:00 to 12:15,
30 White-fronted Goose 2 Purple Sandpiper (seen later by Mick Rodwell) [Simon Cox]

Holland Haven
Thursday 07 Feb

Holland Haven 12:00 to 16:00, sunny, cloud cover and strong S-S/W wind, eased later for brief sea watch by car
8 Cormorant (On scrape) 2 Buzzard 19 White-fronted Goose (Viewed from hide) 6 Curlew 2 Gadwall (Pair on scrape) 60 Wigeon (+) 500 Lapwing (Large flock on back fields) 3 Stonechat (Female by golf course, pair near pillbox) 1 Turnstone (Feeding at base of sea wall at high tide) 2 Goldcrest 1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult winter bird along front) 1 Great Northern Diver (Flew north at 15.45) 1 Red-throated Diver (Followed GND north 10 minutes later) [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven
Sunday 20 Jan

Holland Haven 09:30 to 14:00, Sunny with light cloud cover
2 White-fronted Goose 1 Buzzard 1 Sparrowhawk (Male hunting reedbeds) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Female on edge of ploughed field) 8 Shoveler (3m, 5f) 1 Marsh Harrier (Male hunting field right of scrape) 1 Guillemot (On sea, thanks to Mick Rodwell) 30 Black-tailed Godwit 20 Golden Plover 1 Snipe 3 Song Thrush 3 Great Northern Diver 20 Red-throated Diver 3 Stonechat (2m, 1f) [Matt Turner]

Holland Haven