Date Details Sitename
Friday 16 Oct

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 09:00 to 15:00, Little sun or wind but pleasant
5 Cattle Egret (With cattle on short walk) 1 Pink-footed Goose (With Greylag long walk) 2 Eider (Main estuary) 2 Green Sandpiper (Long walk) 6 Rock Pipit (Long walk) [Mike Hardwick]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Monday 05 Oct

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 09:00 to 15:00, Cool to start mostly dry getting warm.
2 Wheatear 1 Rock Pipit 6 Cattle Egret (With cattle) 3 Great White Egret (2 mobile 1 with cows) 1 Sparrowhawk (Male hunting sea wall) 1 Marsh Harrier (Hunting lower marsh) 1 Greenshank (On pool long walk) 4 Sandwich Tern (Around boAts long walk) 3 Eider (Off point long walk) 1 Whinchat (Long walk near hides on fence) 20 Swallow (Lots passing through heading west) [Mike Hardwick]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Thursday 01 Oct

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:30 to 13:30, Very overcast, breezy. Selected highlights, high tide.
17 Golden Plover (high over) 1 Snipe 4 Cetti's Warbler (all heard) 3 Stonechat 3 Buzzard (possibly in off, ) 2 Swallow 3 Marsh Harrier (2 females, 1 male) 28 Dunlin 47 Ringed Plover (inc' 4 possibly Tundra race, smaller and darker.) 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 8 Knot 8 Spotted Redshank 3 Greenshank 4 Turnstone 167 Shelduck 1 Bearded Tit (heard only) [Ashley Gooding]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Saturday 19 Sep

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 08:00 to 11:00, Sunny, breezy
1 Marsh Harrier 4 Yellow Wagtail 10 Grey Heron 4 Bearded Tit 7 Green Sandpiper 12 Bar-tailed Godwit 2 Kestrel 2 Mute Swan 5 Little Egret 7 Redshank 6 Reed Bunting 2 Meadow Pipit 12 Teal 1 Wren 10 Lapwing 6 Curlew [Matt Trevillion]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Monday 14 Sep

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:45 to 16:30, From Tollesbury
1 Red Kite 4 Buzzard (+) 3 Marsh Harrier (+) 6 Kestrel (+) 6 Hobby (+) 1 Wood Sandpiper 3 Green Sandpiper 2 Common Sandpiper 2 Curlew Sandpiper 1 Whimbrel (Heard only) 1 Spotted Redshank 2 Greenshank 8 Cattle Egret 2 Spoonbill (Flying) 2 Kingfisher 8 Wheatear 2 Yellowhammer 5 Bearded Tit (Others heard) 6 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only ) [David L Smith]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Monday 07 Sep

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:20 to 15:45,
9 Cattle Egret 6 Spoonbill 1 Whinchat 1 Cuckoo (Juvenile) 3 Bearded Tit 4 Hobby 5 Kestrel 3 Curlew Sandpiper (Juveniles) 33 Spotted Redshank 17 Greenshank 350 Golden Plover 3 Marsh Harrier 3 Green Sandpiper 1 Common Sandpiper 2 Lesser Whitethroat 4 Chiffchaff [Steve Grimwade]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:45 to 16:15, Via Tollesbury (mainly as per Steve Grimwade)
1 Kingfisher (From seawall approach) 5 Common Sandpiper 3 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only) 1 Snipe [David L Smith]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Wednesday 02 Sep

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:00 to 12:30,
3 Greenshank 2 Reed Bunting 40 Black-tailed Godwit (+) 3 Avocet 1 Ruff 2 Common Sandpiper 12 Yellow Wagtail (+) 1 Cuckoo (juv) 5 Cattle Egret (+) 200 Grey Plover (+) 6 Spoonbill 1 Short-eared Owl 2 Kestrel 3 Cetti's Warbler 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Chiffchaff 1 Snipe [Liz Huxley]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 11:00 to 15:00, Sunny and delightful.
6 Spoonbill 6 Cattle Egret 5 Spotted Redshank 1 Barn Owl 1 Hobby 414 Curlew 1 Pintail 70 Wigeon 150 Grey Plover 25 Avocet 8 Turnstone 20 Ringed Plover 3 Yellow Wagtail 3 Reed Warbler 2 Sedge Warbler 2 Bearded Tit 4 Lesser Whitethroat 2 Whitethroat [David Allen]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Tuesday 01 Sep

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 08:45 to 13:00, sunny and mild, light breeze turning cloudy. rising tide.
28 Curlew 1 Whimbrel 141 Redshank 29 Spotted Redshank 23 Little Egret 2 Cetti's Warbler 6 Spoonbill (flushed by low flying para glider) 12 Greenshank 9 Golden Plover 2 Curlew Sandpiper (juv's) 1 Ruff 34 Wigeon 8 Great Crested Grebe 150 Grey Plover (at least) 42 Lapwing 1 Stonechat 15 Yellow Wagtail (largest group, many more seen) 38 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Bearded Tit (seen but more heard) 7 Grey Heron 2 Green Sandpiper 18 Dunlin 24 Knot 5 Buzzard 3 Kestrel (at least) 8 Cattle Egret (possibly 10 from Mcclures marsh gate looking N.E with cattle.) 2 Whinchat 20 Swallow (+) 1 Sand Martin 6 Bar-tailed Godwit [Ashley Gooding]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Wednesday 26 Aug

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 12:00 to 15:45, Windy
7 Spoonbill 8 Curlew 55 Golden Plover (roughly) 110 Grey Plover (roughly) 3 Greenshank 1 Common Sandpiper 3 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Turnstone (All above in Salcott Channel ^^^) 10 Cattle Egret (with the cattle herd, possibly 11) 7 Little Egret 3 Green Sandpiper 7 Yellow Wagtail (atleast) 3 Kestrel (atleast) 2 Great Crested Grebe 82 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Avocet 1 Little Grebe 8 Linnet 2 Common Tern 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Grey Heron 1 Hobby (disturbing lapwing) 10 Sand Martin 2 Swift 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Cetti's Warbler (heard) 3 Bearded Tit (heard calling to eachother) 2 Cormorant [Oliver Cottis]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 13:15 to 15:15,
100 Black-tailed Godwit (+) 1 Ruff 1 Whimbrel 1 Avocet 1 Merlin (adult male) 3 Kestrel 1 Green Sandpiper 1 Marsh Harrier (adult male) 100 Grey Plover (+) 10 Bar-tailed Godwit 10 Golden Plover 11 Greenshank 7 Spoonbill 8 Spotted Redshank [Liz Huxley]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Saturday 22 Aug

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 11:00 to 18:00, Tide coming in when I arrived and leaving as I left, strong SW wind all day
8 Cattle Egret (In Cattle herd along Salcott channel) 6 Spoonbill 2 Grey Plover (1 in full breeding plumage) 30 Yellow Wagtail 39 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Hobby 3 Kestrel 10 Sandwich Tern 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Buzzard 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Sparrowhawk 3 Egyptian Goose 7 Greenshank 7 Spotted Redshank 11 Green Sandpiper 2 Whimbrel 33 Ringed Plover 71 Avocet 44 Golden Plover 32 Curlew 5 Common Sandpiper 1 Ruff [Matt Turner]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB