Date Details Sitename
Sunday 23 Feb

Mersea Island 09:00 to 17:00,
2 Snipe (Cudmore grove flooded fields east of hide up to 16 when not windy ) 3 Great Northern Diver (Victoria esplanade PM now very black & white losing the winter plumage not summer but very smart. SE & AF) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Saturday 25 Jan

Mersea Island 00:00 to 00:00,
3 Great Northern Diver (2 Victoria esplanade 1 off coast rd AF) 7 Slavonian Grebe (Off cudmore grove AF) 10 White-fronted Goose (Cudmore grove AF) 4 Snipe (Cudmore grove AF) 9 Red-breasted Merganser (7 Victoria esplanade 2 off monkey steps AF) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Friday 24 Jan

Mersea Island 11:00 to 13:00, High tide, continuous light drizzle
1 Great Northern Diver (Off Victoria Esplanade at 12:00) 12 Sanderling (Off Victoria Esplanade at 12:00) 4 Slavonian Grebe (Off Coopers Beach at 12:30) [Paul Hargreaves]

Mersea Island 00:00 to 00:00,
300 Black-tailed Godwit (Cudmore grove DU) 10 Slavonian Grebe (Cudmore grove DU) 10 White-fronted Goose (Cudmore grove DU) 112 Great Crested Grebe (Cudmore grove (DU)) 17 Red-breasted Merganser (Cudmore grove DU) 1 Firecrest (Hedge side of Firs chase caravan just below feldview cemetery DU) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Thursday 23 Jan

Mersea Island 00:00 to 00:00,
1 Firecrest (Down side Firs chase caravan site(DU)) 3 Goldcrest (Down side Firs chase caravan site DU) 1 Stonechat (Strood channel DU) 2 Corn Bunting (Strood channel DU) 1 Coal Tit (Firs chase garden DU ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Wednesday 22 Jan

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Great Northern Diver (Victoria esplanade (MC)(AF)) 2 Slavonian Grebe (Coopers beach AF MC) 1 Fieldfare (Maydays farm AF MC) 2 Hen Harrier (Male & ringtail maydays AF MC) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Monday 20 Jan

Mersea Island 00:00 to 00:00,
12 White-fronted Goose (Cudmore grove (Charlie Coltman)) 1 Water Rail (Cudmore grove (Charlie Coltman) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Wednesday 15 Jan

Mersea Island 00:00 to 00:00,
1 Hen Harrier (Langenhoe roost AF ringtail ) 16 Marsh Harrier (Langenhoe roost AF ) 15 Red-breasted Merganser (Pye fleet AF) 200 Black-tailed Godwit (Pye fleet AF) 200 Avocet (Pye fleet AF ) 2000 Knot (Pye fleet AF ) 3 Great Northern Diver (Off shore st Peter's beach DU) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Packing shed Island DU) 1 Rock Pipit (Packing shed Island DU) 6 Reed Bunting (St Peter's beach DU) 1 Red-throated Diver (Victoria esplanade AF) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Sunday 12 Jan

Mersea Island 00:00 to 00:00,
1 Merlin (Reeves hall marshes (DU)AF) 17 Red-breasted Merganser (Rewsalls marsh (DU)AF) 2 Stonechat (Reeves hall marshes 1pr (DU)AF) 10 White-fronted Goose (Cudmore grove (DU)AF) 1 Water Rail (Cudmore grove park pond(seen by AF DU) 30 Sanderling (Cudmore grove AF DU) 1 Black Brant (Strood channel seen by Charlie williams) 1 Pale-bellied Brent Goose (Strood channel seen by Charlie Williams ) 1 Great Northern Diver (Victoria esplanade JON B) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Saturday 11 Jan

Mersea Island 00:00 to 00:00,
2 Great Northern Diver (Victoria esplanade (AF)) 1 Coal Tit (Firs chase garden (DU)) 1 Blackcap (Firs chase garden (DU) female) 20 Mediterranean Gull (Strood channel DU) 10 White-fronted Goose (Cudmore grove DU) 800 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Cudmore grove DU) 1000 Wigeon (Cudmore grove DU ) 350 Black-tailed Godwit (Cudmore grove DU) 100 Redshank (Cudmore grove DU) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island
Tuesday 07 Jan

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Slavonian Grebe (coopers beach DU) 30 Fieldfare (Blocking hall DU) 2 Buzzard (Maydays DU) 500 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Maydays DU) 100 Skylark (Maydays DU) 3 Yellowhammer (Maydays (DU)) 1 Blackcap (Firs chase garden DU ) 1 Snipe (Golf house DU) [Stephen Entwistle]

Mersea Island