Date Details Sitename
Friday 08 May

Tilbury 08:00 to 09:00, Fine and sunny
1 Cuckoo (In the grounds of the fort) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Tuesday 28 Apr

Tilbury 08:30 to 12:45, Bright and sunny cold WNW wind. High tide.
2 Shelduck (In the Fort) 1 Little Grebe (In the Fort) 4 Little Egret (In the Fort) 1 Grey Heron (In the Fort) 3 Oystercatcher (Two by the ferry terminal, one near the P Stn) 43 Dunlin (Single flock of bp birds flew west past P Stn) 2 Whimbrel (One on foreshore near the Fort, the other near P Stn) 1 Cuckoo (Calling near old landfill site) 2 Skylark (Singing on old landfill site) 1 Nightingale (Single in small area of bramble on seaward side near old landfill site. Same area as last year at TQ 67487566. Seems an unsuitable site.) 2 Wheatear (One near the Fort, the other on the old landfill towards Coalhouse Point) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (In the STW) 18 Whitethroat (Singing birds between P Stn and Coalhouse Point) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Sunday 15 Feb

Tilbury 14:00 to 16:15, Bright and sunny, light NE breeze
7 Shelduck (On foreshore in front of fort) 96 Teal (On foreshore in front of fort) 26 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore in front of fort) 22 Redshank (On foreshore in front of fort) 49 Mallard (On STW outfall) 29 Gadwall (On STW outfall) 26 Lapwing (On foreshore in front of fort) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Sunday 08 Feb

Tilbury 14:00 to 15:30, Fine and sunny, light NNW wind
91 Teal (On STW outfall) 1 Common Sandpiper (On rocks by STW outfall) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Friday 16 Jan

Tilbury 11:30 to 12:45, Dull, overcast, light west wind
21 Redshank (On foreshore between ferry terminal and P Stn) 4 Avocet (On foreshore between ferry terminal and P Stn) 26 Lapwing (On foreshore between ferry terminal and P Stn) 4 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore between ferry terminal and P Stn) 36 Mallard (On STW outfall) 5 Teal (On STW outfall) 16 Gadwall (On STW outfall) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Thursday 01 Jan

Tilbury 14:30 to 15:30, Dull, overcast, strong SSW wind
51 Lapwing (On foreshore in front of fort) 55 Black-tailed Godwit (On foreshore in front of fort) 5 Avocet (On foreshore in front of fort) 15 Redshank (On foreshore in front of fort) 187 Mallard (On STW outfall) 29 Teal (On STW outfall) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury
Thursday 24 Apr

Tilbury 10:30 to 16:00, Broken cloud, light wind from east
4 Little Egret (In and around fort) 2 Lesser Whitethroat (In and around fort) 2 Canada Goose (In fort) 2 Shelduck (In fort) 2 Whitethroat (Around fort) 1 Chiffchaff (In STW) 3 Wheatear (In fields around fort) 4 Mallard (In fort) 2 Tufted Duck (A pair in fort) 4 Little Grebe (In fort) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury 10:30 to 16:00, Broken cloud light wind from east
9 Mallard (Between ferry terminal and Coalhouse Point, one pair with 11 young) 1 Little Egret (Flew east) 4 Oystercatcher (Between ferry terminal and Coalhouse Point, 2 pairs both seemed to be holding territory.) 2 Whimbrel (Between ferry terminal and Coalhouse Point) 1 Curlew (Between ferry terminal and Coalhouse Point) 1 Nightingale (Singing intermittently from small isolated area of scrub near landfill jetty at TQ67487566) 1 Stonechat (Male near landfill site) 3 Wheatear (Near landfill site) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Near Coalhouse Point) 15 Whitethroat (Singing males between power station and Coalhouse Point) [Paul Larkin]

Tilbury