Date Details Sitename
Thursday 18 Oct

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 11:40 to 12:40,
4 Egyptian Goose (2 small lake, 2 large lake.) 1 Kingfisher 1 Chiffchaff [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Monday 01 Oct

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 14:45 to 16:00, Sunny, cool N. wind.
120 Greylag Goose (+. All on small lake.) 21 Great Crested Grebe 4 Little Egret 1 Great White Egret (Yellow bill. So much bigger than nearby Little Egrets. Flew off during visit.) 6 Grey Heron 2 Buzzard 1 Kestrel (Male.) 2 Swallow (One in aerial scrap with Pied Wagtail.) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Briefly heard only.) 4 Chiffchaff [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Friday 28 Sep

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 11:30 to 11:50,
2 Egyptian Goose 20 Great Crested Grebe (+.) 500 Black-headed Gull (+. On field being harrowed.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Thursday 20 Sep

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 10:50 to 11:55, Overcast, brisk SW wind, warm. With Graham Barber.
20 Great Crested Grebe (+.) 1 Green Woodpecker 30 Sand Martin (+. Feeding low over lake.) 50 House Martin (+. Feeding higher over Sand Martins.) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only.) 1 Willow Warbler [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Tuesday 11 Sep

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 10:15 to 11:30, Overcast, brisk SW wind but warm. Very little migratory activity.
1 Sparrowhawk (Female) 15 Sand Martin (+.) 1 Lesser Whitethroat 15 Blue Tit (circa. In mixed tit flock with approx. five Great and a single Long-tailed.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Thursday 06 Sep

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 11:20 to 12:35, Clear sky, very warm. With Graham Barber.
Green Woodpecker 2 Blackcap (Pair.) Garden Warbler 3 Lesser Whitethroat 5 Chiffchaff (+.) Willow Warbler Goldfinch [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Monday 03 Sep

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 18:20 to 19:45, Also seen, two Red Fox together on meadow.
22 Great Crested Grebe (Including two young riding on adult's back.) 78 Little Egret (Minimum. At roost.) Kingfisher House Martin 170 Rook (circa. On meadow. Flew to roost later with many more.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Wednesday 22 Aug

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 18:15 to 20:15,
24 Mute Swan (Including pair with three well grown young.) 150 Greylag Goose (circa. Flew over, North.) Egyptian Goose 28 Great Crested Grebe 29 Little Egret (At roost. 115no. at this time on 20th.) 10 Grey Heron Common Tern 3 Kingfisher Green Woodpecker Swallow 5 Chiffchaff 75 Jackdaw (circa. Among mixed corvid flock.) 75 Rook (circa. Among mixed corvid flock.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Tuesday 21 Aug

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 10:00 to 10:15, Overcast, humid. Also seen three Brown Hare.
150 Greylag Goose (circa.) Egyptian Goose Green Woodpecker Blackcap [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge
Monday 20 Aug

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 18:50 to 20:05, Overcast, humid, occasional light rain.
35 Mute Swan (circa. ) 22 Great Crested Grebe 115 Little Egret (Only eight present at start of visit.) 50 Coot (+.) 2 Kingfisher (Possibly three.) Green Woodpecker 400 Rook (circa. Flocks of 250+ and 100+ flew to roost on trees adjacent Chig. Lakes.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge