Date Details Sitename
Friday 17 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 16:00 to 16:30, Very hot and sunny
1 Greenshank (On North side on mud) 2 Common Sandpiper (On West and North side on mud) 1 Little Egret (On East side) 25 Common Tern (Approx Inc still 13 x fledge young no sign of small chicks today ) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Wednesday 15 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:30 to 08:00, Sunny dry and warm
25 Common Tern (At least including 13 fledged chicks and 3 very small chicks) 4 Stock Dove (On wires back of fishing pit) 15 Lapwing 6 Little Grebe (At least including young birds) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Sunday 12 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 12:15 to 13:00, Sunny
11 Common Tern 1 Oystercatcher 1 Great Crested Grebe 1 Buzzard 6 Mute Swan 150 Black-headed Gull [Stuart Anderson]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Friday 10 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 10:30 to 10:30,
2 Black-tailed Godwit [Martin Henry]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Thursday 09 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 11:00 to 12:00, Overcast
1 Black-tailed Godwit (On mud. Not sure about race though? ) 1 Little Ringed Plover (On mud) 12 Common Tern (Approx plus juvs on island) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Tuesday 07 Jul

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 16:45 to 17:15, Overcast and drizzle
3 Little Ringed Plover (All adults (pair +1?)) 18 Common Tern (Approx includes juvs. ) 20 Tufted Duck (At least plus 7 ducklings ) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Monday 29 Jun

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 15:00 to 16:00, Cloudy with some sunshine and quite strong WSW wind.
1 Black-tailed Godwit (Adult, feeding at muddy edge, 3 to 3.15p.m.) 1 Little Ringed Plover (Adult) 8 Tufted Duck (Female with 7 small ducklings.) [George Brown]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Tuesday 09 Jun

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 12:00 to 13:00, Dry and warm
2 Little Ringed Plover (Possibly 3) 24 Common Tern (12 x nests on island best for many years) 1 Pochard 1 Teal (Female) 5 Lapwing 5 Oystercatcher (2 x adults 3 x chunky young ) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Saturday 06 Jun

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 08:15 to 08:45, Breezy, mild
22 Common Tern (11 Prs incubating) 3 Little Ringed Plover (1Pr + 1) 5 Oystercatcher (Pr + 3 Juvs) 400 Black-headed Gull (125+ Prs + 150+ Juvs) 10 Sand Martin (breeding nearby??) 5 Lapwing 1 Whitethroat (Male singing) 8 Gadwall 16 Tufted Duck [Neil Murphy]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford
Thursday 04 Jun

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 09:00 to 09:45, Dry & overcast
2 Little Ringed Plover 24 Common Tern (12 x nests on island best for many years) 2 Oystercatcher (Plus 3 chicks still surviving and getting bi) 2 Teal (Males) 1 Shelduck 1 Turtle Dove (No sign of yesterday's 1-2 around fishing lake ) 4 Lapwing [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford