Date Details Sitename
Friday 11 Sep

Manningtree 14:30 to 17:00, Sunny,light breeze
500 Black-tailed Godwit (Estimated) 50 Canada Goose (Estimated) 20 Ringed Plover 30 Little Egret (Estimated) 4 Gadwall 4 Little Grebe 1 Kingfisher 20 Cormorant 1 Common Tern 1 Osprey (Good sighting at 5pm) [Peter Brittain]

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Thursday 10 Sep

Manningtree 14:00 to 16:30, walk along the river W from the Co-op
60 Little Egret (approx) 500 Black-tailed Godwit (approx total) 50 Avocet (approx) 3 Swallow 10 Pied Wagtail (+) 3 Greenshank 40 Lapwing (+) 2 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Kingfisher 2 Ruff 1 Osprey (near rail bridge and flew towards Stutton) 2 Common Tern [Liz Huxley]

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Wednesday 08 Jan

Manningtree 13:00 to 13:00,
2 Greenshank [Peter Brittain]

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Wednesday 01 Jan

Manningtree 13:45 to 15:45,
2 Kingfisher (Seen off Mistley Quay) 8 Barnacle Goose (Flew west then back east over white bridge) 170 Avocet (Feeding north Hogmarsh) 1 Greenshank [Matt Turner]

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Friday 06 Dec

Manningtree 13:45 to 14:00,
2 Peregrine Falcon (Male and female, age not determined (birds which frequent the pylons reported by Matt T) showing very well quite low over river just behind Coop) [James Davidson]

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Sunday 24 Nov

Manningtree 09:00 to 10:30, Sightings between Co-op and splodge, weather calm, tide high
1 Kingfisher 6 Red-breasted Merganser 6 Goldeneye 10 Pintail 50 Golden Plover 1 Peregrine Falcon (Adult male) 2 Rock Pipit 8 Little Grebe 500 Black-tailed Godwit (+ inc full breeding plumage male still!) 35 Ringed Plover 4 Curlew 1 Goldcrest [Matt Turner]

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Saturday 02 Nov

Manningtree 14:00 to 15:30, Sightings east of white bridge to Co-op, high tide and stiff breeze from south
1 Kingfisher (Female bird) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Adult male hunting) 2 Marsh Harrier (Pair in flight) 3 Buzzard (V distant, one carrying a snake, the others trying to pinch it!) 1 Slavonian Grebe (Mid distance from walls) 5 Red-breasted Merganser (1m, 4f) 1 Grey Wagtail (Over calling) 1 Greenshank 5 Ringed Plover 8 Grey Plover 500 Black-tailed Godwit (circa - breeding plumage male still present) 6 Little Grebe 1 Great Crested Grebe (Swimming near Slav) 1 Yellow-legged Gull (Adult winter plumage) 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Single bird behind Co-op) [Matt Turner]

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Saturday 12 Oct

Manningtree 07:45 to 08:30, From white bridge to Co-op, low tide; usual blackwits, redshank, lapwing, teal etc.
2 Greenshank 2 Avocet 1 Kingfisher 5 Egyptian Goose 9 Little Egret [Matt Turner]

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Tuesday 08 Oct

Manningtree 07:45 to 08:30, Sightings between white bridge and Co-op, high tide
1 Kingfisher 1 Grey Wagtail 55 Ringed Plover 24 Little Egret 200 Black-tailed Godwit (Roosting on Hogmarsh Island) 6 Skylark (Overhead calling) 4 Greenshank 4 Grey Plover 6 Knot 3 Curlew 3 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 2 Pintail (Flying high east) [Matt Turner]

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Sunday 06 Oct

Manningtree 09:30 to 10:30, Steady rain, sightings from Co-op to splodge
2 Kingfisher 2 Grey Wagtail 2 Greenshank 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1 Snipe 33 Avocet 400 Black-tailed Godwit (+) 3 Dunlin (Flew overhead) 1 Grey Plover 3 Grey Heron 1 Song Thrush [Matt Turner]

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