Date Details Sitename
Saturday 16 Mar

Naze, The 06:10 to 11:00, high tide - ebbing, overcast, very strong south-west wind, mild; 17 species in song
1 Barn Owl (Hunting north of the Tower) 6 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 3 in or around John Weston Reserve and 3 further south) 50 Chaffinch (+, south) 100 Starling (+, south) 2 Firecrest (1 singing by escarpment, 1 in John Weston Reserve ) 1 Fulmar (South, first of the Spring ) 12 Gannet (9 north, 3 south ) 9 Red-throated Diver (7 north, 2 south ) 8 Goldcrest 1 Peregrine Falcon (Flying towards Stone Point with prey) 2 Chiffchaff (Singing by sewage works ) 4 Redwing [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 09 Mar

Naze, The 06:20 to 11:45, strong and strengthening westerly wind, mainly overcast but dry, mild, low tide flowing - 14 species in song
1 Merlin (Female, towards Stone Point ) 1 Sparrowhawk (Male displaying) 2 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier 7 Goldcrest 5 Chiffchaff (At least, by sewage works, one singing) 1 Spotted Redshank (Cormorant Creek) 3 Corn Bunting (Walton Hall Marshes, one singing) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 02 Mar

Naze, The 06:30 to 12:30, rain first thing then overcast and mainly dry, south westerly breeze, mild, high tide ebbing, 15 species in song
1 Sparrowhawk 1 Firecrest (Escarpment ) 7 Goldcrest 1 Merlin (Towards Stone Point ) 1 Buzzard 3 Chiffchaff (By sewage works, one in song) 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Great Crested Grebe (Off Stone Point ) 1 Corn Bunting (Walton Hall Marshes, singing - very uncommon at The Naze and only the second one I’ve heard singing here) 2 Red-legged Partridge 2 Chinese Muntjac 5 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 2 in John Weston Reserve and 3 south of it ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 16 Feb

Naze, The 07:00 to 12:30, cool, south-west breeze, clear first thing then overcast with some mist, high tide ebbing; 15 species in song
2 Red-throated Diver (North) 3 Marsh Harrier 1 Buzzard 2 Chiffchaff (By sewage work) 2 Great Crested Grebe (Off Stone Point ) 1 Chinese Muntjac 8 Goldcrest 1 Grey Heron 4 Cetti's Warbler (Singing - 2 north of escarpment, 2 in John Weston Reserve ) 1 Green Woodpecker 3 Song Thrush (Singing) 2 Red-legged Partridge 27 Little Grebe (Walton Channel ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 09 Feb

Naze, The 07:15 to 10:30, very strong and gusty southerly wind, mild, clear, low tide, 6 species in song
2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, John Weston Reserve) 5 Goldcrest 2 Chiffchaff (By sewage works) 1 Chinese Muntjac [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 02 Feb

Naze, The 07:30 to 12:30, strong and biting northerly wind, cold, early snow flurries then mainly clear, high tide
7 Goldcrest 1 Firecrest (North of main sycamore clump with goldcrests; third week running so presumably a wintering bird) 1 Common Scoter (North) 2 Marsh Harrier 1 Spotted Redshank (On saltings towards Stone Point ) 2 Stonechat (Walton Hall Marshes) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Over Horsey Island ) 1 Guillemot (Freshly dead on beach near Stone Point ) 1 White-fronted Goose (Walton Hall Marshes ) 1 Chinese Muntjac [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 26 Jan

Naze, The 07:00 to 11:45, westerly breeze, cool, mainly overcast, low tide
1 Green Woodpecker 8 Red-throated Diver (6 north 2 south) 3 Chinese Muntjac 5 Goldcrest 1 Firecrest (With tit flock, east of main sycamore clump) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1 in John Western Reserve and one south of it) 1 Chiffchaff (By sewage works) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Over Stone Point) 1 Buzzard 2 Red-breasted Merganser (Off Stone Point) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The 07:30 to 11:45, westerly breeze, cool, mainly overcast, low tide
1 Green Woodpecker 8 Red-throated Diver (6 north 2 south) 5 Goldcrest 1 Firecrest (With tit flock, east of main sycamore clump) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1 in John Western Reserve and one south of it) 1 Chiffchaff (By sewage works) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Over Stone Point) 1 Buzzard 2 Red-breasted Merganser (Off Stone Point) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 19 Jan

Naze, The 07:30 to 11:45, fresh south-east wind, sunny periods, cold, high tide
1 Firecrest (Escarpment with tit flock) 2 Goldcrest 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Buzzard 2 Marsh Harrier 1 Peregrine Falcon (Horsey Island, seen from Stone Point) 2 Stonechat (Walton Hall Marshes) 18 Avocet (Roosting by The Twizzle) 1 Chinese Muntjac [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 12 Jan

Naze, The 07:45 to 13:15, strong westerly wind, cool, mainly overcast - a surge tide has washed away much of the fencing around Stone Point Lagoon
2 Goldcrest 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Buzzard (At least ) 3 Marsh Harrier 2 Cetti's Warbler (1 singing) 7 Red-breasted Merganser (Off Stone Point) 2 Redwing 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Crested Grebe (Walton Channel) 23 Little Grebe (Walton Channel) 21 Avocet (Roosting at corner of Walton Channel) 2 Stonechat (Walton Hall Marshes) 1 Black Brant (Feeding with many hundreds of Brents in fields to the east of Walton Channel) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 05 Jan

Naze, The 07:45 to 12:00, northerly breeze, high tide, overcast, cold
1 Red-throated Diver (North) 4 Goldcrest 2 Snipe (Flushed from saltings towards Stone Point) 2 Marsh Harrier 1 Buzzard 2 Stonechat [Brian Combes]

Naze, The