Date Details Sitename
Monday 13 Jul

Naze, The 11:00 to 15:00, warm, sunny
50 Sandwich Tern (+ ) 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 2 Whimbrel [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Sunday 12 Jul

Naze, The 11:00 to 15:00, bright, some cloud
1 Cuckoo (saltmarsh) 14 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Mediterranean Gull 5 Dunlin 2 Turnstone 3 Whimbrel [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Saturday 11 Jul

Naze, The 11:00 to 15:00, cloudy, light breeze
2 Hobby (quite far out over the sea) 1 Cuckoo (salt marsh) 1 Bar-tailed Godwit (very smart plumage) 38 Dunlin 1 Knot (with Whimbrel) 41 Sandwich Tern (some juv) 4 Whimbrel [Martin Richards]

Naze, The 06:00 to 09:30, Mainly clear, mild, SW wind, ebbing tide - 18 species in song
4 Blackcap (Singing ) 9 Whitethroat (Singing + plenty of fledglings) 9 Swift (West) 2 Chiffchaff (Singing) 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Siskin (South) 1 Chinese Muntjac 2 Sedge Warbler (Singing ) 5 Reed Warbler (Singing ) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing ) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (West, dispersing juvenile) 1 Buzzard 1 Green Sandpiper (Walton Hall Marshes ) 1 Common Sandpiper (Walton Hall Marshes ) 17 Black-tailed Godwit (Walton Hall Marshes ) 8 Avocet 1 Sparrowhawk 80 House Sparrow (+, probably in three digits but mobile and split flock, post breeding flock southern end of Walton Hall Marshes ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Wednesday 08 Jul

Naze, The 01:00 to 15:00, very grey but warm - from seawall. Nice mixed species high tide roost on Cormorant Creek
1 Cuckoo (on salt marsh) 1 Common Sandpiper 2 Whimbrel 31 Black-tailed Godwit 9 Sandwich Tern 3 Mediterranean Gull 5 Avocet [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Tuesday 07 Jul

Naze, The 09:00 to 13:00, warm, mainly sunny
2 Cuckoo (on tamarisk / marsh around hide wall) 2 Grey Plover (flying past Stone Point) 3 Dunlin 1 Fulmar (along cliff edge) 6 Sandwich Tern [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Saturday 04 Jul

Naze, The 06:30 to 10:00, mild, overcast, mainly dry, strong SW wind, rising tide, 17 species in song
15 Whitethroat (Singing ) 104 Swift (First thing, low and in small groups or individually, south or south-west) 1 Chinese Muntjac 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dispersing juvenile) 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Blackcap (Singing ) 42 Sandwich Tern (4 south, 8 on beach and 30 roosting on marsh ) 1 Chiffchaff (Singing ) 1 Cuckoo 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing ) 3 Sedge Warbler (Singing ) 6 Reed Warbler (Singing ) 1 Buzzard 129 Black-tailed Godwit (Cormorant Creek - stunning) 7 Dunlin 8 Avocet 4 Little Tern 1 Sparrowhawk [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Wednesday 01 Jul

Naze, The 11:00 to 15:00, mild, cloudy
49 Black-tailed Godwit (Cormorant creek all in fine plumage) 1 Whimbrel 4 Mediterranean Gull 6 Avocet (2 juv) 1 Marsh Harrier 21 Sandwich Tern (together in small flock) [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Saturday 20 Jun

Naze, The 05:45 to 09:45, warm, clear, SW wind, rising tide - 22 species singing
23 Whitethroat (Singing ) 7 Blackcap (Singing ) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 6 Cetti's Warbler (Singing ) 2 Chiffchaff (Singing ) 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Chinese Muntjac 4 Mediterranean Gull 8 Reed Warbler (Singing ) 1 Cuckoo (Singing ) 1 Buzzard 4 Barnacle Goose (Walton Hall Marshes ) 5 Sedge Warbler (Singing ) 5 Avocet [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Friday 19 Jun

Naze, The 10:00 to 11:00, Fair
50 House Martin (Estimate of 50, basically small groups everywhere) 5 Little Tern [Simon Banks]

Naze, The
Saturday 13 Jun

Naze, The 05:45 to 10:30, warm, SE wind, clear, high tide - 22 species in song
24 Whitethroat (Singing) 1 Fulmar (South, first thing (another over Frinton prom at 14:30)) 4 Blackcap (Singing ) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Singing ) 1 Chiffchaff (Singing) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Singing ) 4 Mediterranean Gull 8 Sanderling (Towards Stone Point ) 2 Turnstone (Towards Stone Point ) 4 Little Tern 7 Reed Warbler (Singing ) 15 Avocet (Walton Hall Marshes ) 1 Buzzard 2 Barnacle Goose (Walton Hall Marshes with greylags ) 2 Sedge Warbler (Singing ) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Siskin (North end of cricket pitch, uncommon June record ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The