Date Details Sitename
Sunday 07 Jan

Holland Haven , 07:40 to 15:00, Totals for Seawatch
49 Dark-bellied Brent Goose, 20 Wigeon, 21 Teal, 3 Mallard, 3 Pintail, 4 Shoveler, 3 Eider (Drakes), 8 Common Scoter, 92 Red-throated Diver, 1 Gannet, 1 Hen Harrier (Ringtail, In off.), 17 Kittiwake, 1 Fieldfare (In off) [Darrell Stile]

Holland Haven
Tuesday 02 Jan

Holland Haven , 10:00 to 12:00
300 Lapwing (circa), 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Herring Gull (imm - ringed L leg - red G2TT), 1 Yellow-legged Gull (adult on Scrape), 1 Stonechat [Liz Huxley]

Holland Haven
Tuesday 28 Feb

Holland Haven , 12:15 to 12:30
2 Purple Sandpiper (On breakwater) [Martin Cross]

Holland Haven
Thursday 31 Dec

Holland Haven 08:35 to 09:35,
1 Great Skua (at 0910 came from N, harried gull & disappeared N) 5 Pintail (south) [Simon Cox]

Holland Haven
Wednesday 30 Dec

Holland Haven 08:00 to 12:30, Movement to south. 40 mph+ south easterly winds making observation difficult.
16 Great Skua 6 Gannet 5 Red-throated Diver 1 Red-breasted Merganser 2 Gadwall 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Oystercatcher 14 Dark-bellied Brent Goose [Darrell Stile]

Holland Haven
Tuesday 29 Dec

Holland Haven 07:30 to 13:55, Selected totals. Movement predominantly to the South.
17 Great Skua 114 Red-throated Diver 147 Shelduck 1 Guillemot 9 Goldeneye 87 Pintail 277 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 2 Eider 9 Shoveler 2 Gadwall 40 Common Scoter 2 Gannet 2 Red-breasted Merganser 4 Oystercatcher 2 Curlew 1 Wigeon (Several hundred) 1 Lapwing (3 large groups South ) [Darrell Stile]

Holland Haven
Sunday 20 Dec

Holland Haven 10:25 to 12:25, cloudy overcast .slight rain
1 Rough-legged Buzzard (perched and hovering back of golf course) 1 Buzzard (perched in tree far side of reserve) 1 Song Thrush 1 Green Woodpecker 3 Kestrel (2 males unsure about 3rd.to distant) 2 Meadow Pipit 2 Purple Sandpiper (feeding with turnstone. Thanks to Phil for pointing out) 4 Turnstone 2 Grey Heron 6 Goldfinch [Karl Kennedy]

Holland Haven 07:30 to 11:45,
2 Great Skua (1 North) 106 Red-throated Diver 9 Common Scoter 1 Purple Sandpiper 1 Pale-bellied Brent Goose (In with group of Brent heading South.) 1 Rough-legged Buzzard 2 Kestrel 2 Oystercatcher (South) [Darrell Stile]

Holland Haven
Wednesday 25 Nov

Holland Haven 09:15 to 11:15, overcast at Clacton end
1 Buzzard 3 Kestrel (including one along road) 3 Purple Sandpiper 50 Stock Dove (circa) 2 Stonechat 3 Rock Pipit (2 at golf course end) 1 Lesser Redpoll [Martin Peers]

Holland Haven
Sunday 22 Nov

Holland Haven 08:00 to 13:00,
3 Little Auk (1 South. 1 North. 1 very tired individual sadly eaten by GBBG. 2 others early on sea per IM. 1 onto site in with Starlings.) 14 Gannet (Mostly North) 5 Eider (Single Drake North then group of 4 including 2 Drake) 1 Goldeneye (South) 2 Red-throated Diver (South. 2 other Loon speices South) 5 Red-breasted Merganser (2 North towing single Duck. Possible LTD per PBR. 3 South close in.) 20 Common Scoter 3 Skylark (In off sea) 1 Fieldfare (In off sea) 100 Starling (+, Hundreds in off sea) [Darrell Stile]

Holland Haven
Friday 20 Nov

Holland Haven 08:00 to 10:00, Grey and cloudy
1 Rough-legged Buzzard (On a post in front of the back hedge.Viewed from the little wooden hide.) 1 Stonechat (male on a bush by golf course) 1 Kestrel (male hovering near hide) 36 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (on the sea) 1 Goldfinch (small flocks passing over) 4 Curlew (Flying over together) 28 Lapwing (flying over together) 1 Green Woodpecker (on a post by the hide) [Brendan Spooner]

Holland Haven