Date Site Details
Saturday 16 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00, Sightings by DU (,unless added extra).
Little Owl (Cross lane. ) Merlin (Waldegraves. ) Short-eared Owl (High Over rewsells marsh.) Cetti's Warbler (Youth camp. ) 300 Golden Plover (Rewsells marsh. ) 15 Black-tailed Godwit (Rewsells marsh. ) Rock Pipit (Rewsells marsh. ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Friday 15 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 18:30,
2 Bearded Tit (A pr cudmore Grove pond hire MC.) Great White Egret (Flyover Strood SE.) 4 Siskin (Feldy view SE.) Grey Wagtail (Flyover feldy view DU.) 2 Greenshank (Strood channel DU. ) Rock Pipit (Strood ) 4 Buzzard (Strood ) 2 Marsh Harrier (Strood ) 120 Black-tailed Godwit (Strood ) Guillemot (Off golf house seawall SE. ) Red-throated Diver (Off golf house seawall SE. ) 3 Pintail (Flypass cudmore Grove SE.) 300 Golden Plover (Plus off golf house seawall SE. ) 100 Dunlin (Plus off golf house seawall SE. ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Thursday 14 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
22 Shoveler (From cudmore hide DU SE. ) 2 Water Rail (Calling only cudmore Grove pond DU SE.) 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker (From cudmore Grove hide SE DU.) 2 Bearded Tit (A pr cudmore Grove pond from hide DU SE) Redwing (Cudmore Grove pond from hide DU SE.) Stonechat (Stone point East Mersea DU. ) 2 Rock Pipit (Stone point DU. ) Lesser Redpoll (Cudmore Grove flowover DU. ) 3 Siskin (Cudmore Grove pond from hide DU. ) 2 Gadwall (A pr cudmore Grove DU. ) 4 Swallow (Cudmore Grove DU. ) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Cudmore Grove DU. ) Tufted Duck (Males cudmore Grove DU. ) 15 Great Crested Grebe (Off cudmore Grove DU.) 500 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Off cudmore Grove DU. ) 16 Clouded Yellow (Plus cudmore Grove DU. ) 2 Goldcrest (MC Mersea garden ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Wednesday 13 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 18:00,
2 Common Scoter (Off cudmore Grove AF. ) Marsh Harrier (Cudmore Grove AF. ) 5 Chiffchaff (2 East Mersea , 3 feldy view. ) 4 Swallow (East Mersea ) 28 Redwing (3 maydays MC, 25 feldy view DU. ) 2 Blackcap (Feldy view. ) Mistle Thrush (1 Feldy view. 1 cudmore Grove. ) Stonechat (Strood. ) Rock Pipit (Strood. ) 10 Long-tailed Tit (Cudmore Grove. ) Tawny Owl (Cudmore Grove. ) 320 Golden Plover (Rewsells marsh. ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Tuesday 12 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 18:00,
6 Common Scoter (4.30pm Seawatch off Coopers beach MC SE) Greenshank (Morning flew up Strood channel DU.) Red-throated Diver (4.35pm(full summer)seawatch off Coopers beach SE MC.) [Stephen Entwistle]

Monday 11 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 18:00,
11 Avocet (Strood channel DU. ) Greenshank (Strood channel DU. ) Great Spotted Woodpecker (Strood channel DU. ) Chiffchaff (Ivy dock to stone point MC. ) Blackcap (Male ivy dock to stone point MC. ) 2 Stonechat (1 ivy dock to stone point MC., 1 Strood channel DU. ) 2 Grey Wagtail (1 flyover Ivy dock to stone point MC, 1 flyover feldy view DU.) 3 Rock Pipit (1 ivy dock to stone point MC. 2 Strood channel DU.) Pintail (Off shop lane seawall SE. ) 70 Dunlin (Plus off shop lane seawall SE.) 52 Turnstone (On pontoon off oyster fishery SE. ) 35 Black-tailed Godwit (Plus off shop lane seawall SE. ) Marsh Harrier (Off shop lane seawall SE. ) 5 Ringed Plover (Off shop lane seawall SE. ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Sunday 10 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 18:30,
Peregrine Falcon (Sitting on fence post behind pewit Island pye fleet DU. ) Marsh Harrier (Wing tagged on Langenhoe DU. ) 2 Sandwich Tern (1 off reeves hall seawall DU. 1 off Coopers beach SE. ) Common Tern (Off reeves hall seawall DU. ) 1000 Golden Plover (Off reeves hall seawall DU. ) 500 Dunlin (Off reeves hall seawall DU. ) 4 Rock Pipit (1 Off reeves hall seawall DU. 3 Strood channel DU.) 500 Starling (Inc 1 Leucistic reeves hall marsh DU.) Red-legged Partridge (Bowers hall farm from seawall SE.) 15 Grey Partridge (Bowers hall farm from seawall 2 DU, 13 SE.) 130 Linnet (100 Strood channel DU. 25 Bowers hall farm from seawall SE ) 4 Chiffchaff (3 Bowers hall farm SE. 1 little paddocks MT.) Sparrowhawk (Bowers hall farm from seawall SE. ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Saturday 09 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 13:00,
Water Rail (Heard only from seawall oyster fishery to golf house DU.) 4 Bar-tailed Godwit (Off ivy dock DU. ) 3 Knot (Ivy dock DU. ) 4 Sandwich Tern (Ivy dock DU.) Sparrowhawk (Golf house/cudmore seawall SB.) Little Owl (From seawall paddock maydays farm sunning on fence SE.) 2 Peregrine Falcon (Over on Langenhoe from oyster fishery DU.) Swallow (Golf house/cudmore seawall SB.) Chiffchaff (Little paddocks MT.) 2 Blackcap (Females from cudmore park hide SE.) Song Thrush (1st for a month From cudmore Park hide SE.) Rock Pipit (Ivy dock DU.) 3 Yellowhammer (From seawall oyster fishery to golf house DU.) 3 Clouded Yellow (1 park pond SE,2 ivy dock to golf house DU.) [Stephen Entwistle]

Friday 08 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 19:00,
8 Pintail (Flypass Golf house pools SE. ) 13 Shoveler (Golf house pools SE. ) 8 Long-tailed Tit (Golf house SE.) Lesser Whitethroat (Golf house dyke SE.) 3 Red-legged Partridge (Opposite Bocking hall farm SE.) Sandwich Tern (Flypass Strood causeway SE.) Guillemot (17.40pm Off Coopers beach SE. ) 2 Mistle Thrush (Overflow cudmore Grove car park SE.) 4 Chiffchaff (Martin cock west mersea garden MC.) [Stephen Entwistle]

Thursday 07 Oct Mersea Island

Mersea Island 12:15 to 17:30, Martin cock (MC) & me (SE).seawatching from Coopers beach caravan park.
8 Wigeon (Flypass SE.MT) 400 Golden Plover (Possible 500 on nearby saltings SE MT,) Grey Plover (Saltings SE. ) 4 Bar-tailed Godwit (Saltings SE. ) 12 Black-tailed Godwit (Saltings SE.) Curlew Sandpiper (Ivy dock (simon banks).) 2 Sanderling (Flypass MC.) Dunlin (Saltings SE.) 2 Mediterranean Gull (Odd possible a few in large gull flock off youth camp.SE MT.) 10 Common Gull (Nearby playing fields SE.) Red-throated Diver (11.45pm Full summer 300yds out on sea,on view for an hour.MC SE MT) 9 Gannet (2.20pm all juv , for 10min 3 singles came in the colne from Colne point direction.a group of 6 wrst to east then landed on sea.MC SE) 15 Swallow (Around East Mersea Church SE.) Chiffchaff (Entrance to Coopers beach park SE.) Brambling (Male golf house seawall (simon patient)) [Stephen Entwistle]