Date Details Sitename
Thursday 19 Mar

Naze, The 13:00 to 16:00, overcast, cool breeze
1 Firecrest 2 Chiffchaff 1 Merlin (Stone Point lagoon) [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Wednesday 18 Mar

Naze, The 09:00 to 13:00, mild, breezy. A few Barnacle Geese on Horsey and plenty of Cetti calls from JW reserve
1 Chiffchaff 2 Goldcrest 1 Barn Owl (JW reserve) 2 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier [Martin Richards]

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Saturday 14 Mar

Naze, The 06:00 to 11:00, icy S wind, overcast with rain showers, cool, low tide; 11 species in song
2 Sparrowhawk 1 Barn Owl (Quartering common first thing ) 1 Chinese Muntjac 2 Chiffchaff (1 singing) 7 Goldcrest 3 Firecrest (2 in lane from seawall to sewage works, 1 in John Weston Reserve, another sighting later on may have been a fourth bird) 1 Grey Heron 6 Red-breasted Merganser (Off Stone Point ) 5 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 3 John Weston Reserve and 2 between reserve and escarpment ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The 11:00 to 16:00, relatively mild, overcast. A few Barnacle Geese on Horsey
6 Red-breasted Merganser (Stone Point - nice sighting of a species that is not as regular here as a few decades ago) 1 Great Crested Grebe (Stone Point Nice summer plumage - looking out of place now) 1 Barn Owl (JW Reserve) [Martin Richards]

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Saturday 07 Mar

Naze, The 11:00 to 16:00, breezy, overcast mainly
1 Peregrine Falcon (Stone Point lagoon eyesore fence) 1 Merlin (Stone Point) 2 Red-breasted Merganser (pair off Stone Point) 3 Stonechat (Sea wall adjacent JW reserve) 80 Shelduck (+ on farm fields with good numbers of Wigeon and Teal) [Martin Richards]

Naze, The 06:10 to 10:10, cold first thing with frost, SW wind, clear then overcast, rising tide; 14 species in song, a few birds on the move
1 Barn Owl (Quartering common first thing) 4 Chinese Muntjac 1 Red-legged Partridge (Field adjacent to sewage works ) 1 Green Woodpecker 5 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 3 in John Weston Reserve and 2 between the reserve and the escarpment ) 5 Stonechat (2 Walton Hall Marshes, 3 just south of John Weston Reserve ) 3 Reed Bunting 3 Goldcrest 1 Merlin (Saltmarsh north of Cormorant Creek) 1 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier 5 Meadow Pipit 4 Red-throated Diver (South) 1 Chiffchaff (Escarpment ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Sunday 01 Mar

Naze, The 06:30 to 10:20, clear, cool, strong SW wind, ebbing tide; 11 species singing
1 Sparrowhawk 2 Barn Owl (2 quartering the common first thing, one of these birds, or another, south of John Weston Reserve later on) 1 Chinese Muntjac 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Goldcrest 1 Red-legged Partridge (Uncommon here, in field adjacent to sewage works) 1 Grey Heron 1 Great Crested Grebe (Off Stone Point ) 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Song Thrush (Singing) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1 near escarpment, 1 in John Weston Reserve ) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The
Saturday 29 Feb

Naze, The 12:00 to 16:00, mainly bright, very strong wind
1 Merlin (disturbed from beach towards Stone Point) 1 Wheatear (male on cliff 200 yards north of tower) [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Saturday 15 Feb

Naze, The 07:00 to 11:30, mild, overcast, very strong south westerly wind, ebbing tide; 9 species in song
1 Chiffchaff (Double hedge, briefly singing) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1 north of escarpment, 2 John Weston Reserve ) 1 Merlin (Hunkered down in dunes north of Stone Point Lagoon ) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Hunkered down in front of sea wall on Horsey Island ) 4 Red-breasted Merganser (Off Stone Point ) 1 Great Crested Grebe (Off Stone Point ) 1 Grey Heron 6 Goldcrest [Brian Combes]

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Friday 14 Feb

Naze, The 09:00 to 13:00, bright, cool increasing wind
120 Bar-tailed Godwit (+ towards Stone Point on low water line) 4 Red-breasted Merganser (Walton channel from Stone Point - 3m, 1f. ) 400 Cormorant (+ on Oakley beach) 4 Rock Pipit [Martin Richards]

Naze, The
Saturday 08 Feb

Naze, The 08:00 to 13:00, wet start, but then dry and mild. Good numbers of Shelduck, Wigeon and Teal on flooded fields.
1 Barn Owl (J W reserve) 4 Long-tailed Tit (J W reserve) 1 Sparrowhawk (J W reserve) [Martin Richards]

Naze, The 07:10 to 11:10, rain at first slowly clearing, westerly wind, mild, rising tide; 10 species in song
1 Grey Heron 2 Chinese Muntjac 1 Peregrine Falcon (On post just south of Stone Point Lagoon ) 1 Merlin (On post just north of Stone Point Lagoon ) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing) 4 Goldcrest 2 Song Thrush (Singing) 1 Barn Owl (Hunting, initially John Weston Reserve then moving south) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker [Brian Combes]

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Saturday 01 Feb

Naze, The 07:20 to 11:20, overcast first thing gradually clearing, mild, strong westerly wind, ebbing tide; 11 species in song or sub-song
1 Barn Owl (Quartering common first thing; presumably same bird moving through main sycamore clump later) 1 Chinese Muntjac 3 Rock Pipit 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, John Weston Reserve ) 3 Goldcrest 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (John Weston Reserve ) 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Grey Heron 2 Song Thrush (Singing) [Brian Combes]

Naze, The 08:00 to 13:00, breezy but bright
2 Barn Owl (One over main road at Beaumont and another on seawall by J W reserve, giving very close views) 1 Stonechat (seawall) [Martin Richards]

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