Date Details Sitename
Sunday 13 Jun

Shrub End 16:00 to 16:30,
1 Peregrine Falcon (soaring high on thermals with gulls) [Oliver Cottis]

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Friday 28 May

Shrub End 11:00 to 15:00,
1 Hobby (slowly gliding, heading from Colchester) 8 Buzzard 3 Sparrowhawk (likely the same female repeatedly) 1 Cormorant [Oliver Cottis]

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Tuesday 18 May

Shrub End 09:00 to 11:00,
1 Corn Bunting (singing down Oliver's Lane) 1 Cuckoo (heard from zoo direction) 2 Meadow Pipit 1 Nuthatch 2 Grey Heron 1 Yellow Wagtail [Oliver Cottis]

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Monday 03 May

Shrub End 06:00 to 08:15, dawn chorus walk
2 Nightingale 1 Garden Warbler 1 Lesser Whitethroat 5 Whitethroat 5 Blackcap 2 Chiffchaff 1 Mistle Thrush 1 Song Thrush 1 Yellow Wagtail 3 Swallow 2 Swift 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Greylag Goose 1 Kestrel 1 Meadow Pipit 5 Skylark [Oliver Cottis]

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Sunday 02 May

Shrub End 10:00 to 17:00,
1 Kestrel 2 Peregrine Falcon (possibly the same bird twice. Stooping distantly above Colchester) 4 Sparrowhawk (3 females and 1 male. Probably the same female repeated) 2 Buzzard 1 Grey Heron 2 Cormorant 2 Stock Dove (pair in my tree) [Oliver Cottis]

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Saturday 01 May

Shrub End 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Nightingale 3 Lesser Whitethroat 5 Whitethroat 5 Blackcap 3 Chiffchaff 2 Sparrowhawk 1 Buzzard 1 Nuthatch 2 Linnet [Oliver Cottis]

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Wednesday 28 Apr

Shrub End 19:00 to 19:00, Cold,dull and windy, from Hedge drive
3 Swift (First this year over house.) [Ashley Gooding]

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Saturday 17 Apr

Shrub End 10:15 to 11:30, All sightings from Westlands country park, Bright and moderate breeze
3 Goldfinch 1 Song Thrush (singing male.) 3 Blackcap (at least, all singing males) 1 Jay 1 Skylark (singing male) 3 Linnet 2 Collared Dove (pair) 1 Green Woodpecker 5 Long-tailed Tit 7 Magpie 15 Robin (mostly singing males some carrying food items) 1 Meadow Pipit 28 Wood Pigeon 16 Blackbird 7 Wren (mostly singing males) 6 Great Tit 15 Blue Tit 8 Chiffchaff (mostly singing males, one seen carrying nesting material.) 6 House Sparrow 3 Dunnock 5 Starling [Ashley Gooding]

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Tuesday 13 Apr

Shrub End 17:00 to 17:15,
1 Red Kite [Oliver Cottis]

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Tuesday 30 Mar

Shrub End 11:00 to 12:00,
1 Blackcap (male singing) 3 Chiffchaff 2 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 2 Sparrowhawk (females) [Oliver Cottis]

Shrub End 12:00 to 14:00, Sunny, I was going to have a concerted raptor watch from garden but in the end could only do 2 hours but was it good!!
8 Buzzard (All North to South including a 'kettle' of 3) 4 Red Kite (1 West to East, 'flock' of 3 North to South.) [Ashley Gooding]

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