Date Details Sitename
Saturday 17 Nov

Vange Marsh RSPB 13:45 to 16:30, Sunny, cold wind.
250 Teal (At least) 44 Shoveler 4 Marsh Harrier (At least: adult male, adult female; at least two immatures.) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Adult) 1 Kestrel 3 Water Rail 1 Dunlin 28 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Ruff 2 Stonechat (Pair) [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Friday 16 Nov

Vange Marsh RSPB 08:30 to 11:00, Overcast, light drizzle.
3 Mute Swan (Pair with cygnet.) 30 Mallard 32 Teal (At least) 130 Wigeon 50 Shoveler 80 Gadwall 1 Red-breasted Merganser (Male. Swam into view while I was looking through scope..) 2 Marsh Harrier (Adult male & adult female.) 1 Grey Plover 5 Dunlin 22 Snipe 39 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Ruff 8 Redshank (At least) 3 Green Sandpiper 1 Stonechat (Male.) [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Friday 09 Nov

Vange Marsh RSPB 14:30 to 17:00, Sun & clouds. Chilly breeze.
2 Little Grebe 6 Mute Swan (Pair with cygnet. Three adults flying over.) 1 Pintail (Male.) 5 Marsh Harrier (Adult male, adult female,three immatures.) 1 Kestrel 4 Water Rail (At least. Calling from various locations at dusk.) 200 Black-tailed Godwit (Approx. At least.) 1 Green Sandpiper 6 Dunlin 3 Ruff (At least.) 4 Snipe (At least.) 1 Grey Wagtail 1000 Starling (Approx.) 1 Bearded Tit (Heard.) [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Thursday 25 Oct

Vange Marsh RSPB 17:00 to 18:15, Overcast, cool.
2 Little Grebe 1 Kestrel 8 Marsh Harrier (One adult male; two adult females; five immatures.) 3 Water Rail (At least) 1 Kingfisher 2 Grey Wagtail [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Saturday 20 Oct

Vange Marsh RSPB 13:45 to 17:00, Sunny, warm.
2 Marsh Harrier (Male & female) 2 Kestrel 1 Water Rail (Calling, eastern reedbed) 95 Wigeon (At least) 80 Teal (At least) 48 Shoveler 40 Gadwall 200 Lapwing (Approx) 8 Snipe 19 Curlew 80 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Ruff 2 Redshank (At least) 2 Green Sandpiper 1 Stonechat (Female) 5 Bearded Tit 3 Reed Bunting (At least) [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Thursday 18 Oct

Vange Marsh RSPB 14:00 to 15:45, Sunny.
1 Marsh Harrier 1 Buzzard 2 Kestrel 2 Mute Swan 200 Lapwing (Approx) 16 Snipe 19 Curlew 60 Black-tailed Godwit (Approx) 7 Ruff 3 Redshank 2 Green Sandpiper 2 Stonechat (Pair) 2 Bearded Tit (At least) [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Thursday 04 Oct

Vange Marsh RSPB 17:00 to 19:00, Sunny. Becomong chilly as dusk fell.
70 Teal (At least) 3 Little Egret (Together on saline lagoon.) 4 Marsh Harrier (Adult male, adult female & two immatures.) 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Kestrel 2 Water Rail (Calling.) 10 Snipe 17 Curlew 54 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Ruff 1 Green Sandpiper 1 Kingfisher 1 Grey Wagtail 2 Bearded Tit 6 Swallow [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Thursday 27 Sep

Vange Marsh RSPB 17:00 to 19:00, Sun & clouds. Warm
1 Marsh Harrier (Imm. female) 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Kestrel (Appeared to have an injured leg.) 1 Water Rail (Calling, west end.) 212 Lapwing 12 Snipe (At least) 500 Black-tailed Godwit (Approx.) 2 Curlew 6 Ruff (At least) 3 Greenshank 3 Green Sandpiper 1 Kingfisher 5 Bearded Tit (At least) 4 Cetti's Warbler (At least.) 3 Pintail [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Saturday 22 Sep

Vange Marsh RSPB 10:15 to 12:30, Cloudy, cold wind. Then rain.
1 Kestrel 1 Pintail 100 Lapwing (At least) 4 Snipe 23 Curlew 200 Black-tailed Godwit (At least) 6 Ruff 12 Redshank 9 Spotted Redshank 2 Greenshank 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Kingfisher 15 Meadow Pipit (At least) [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB
Thursday 13 Sep

Vange Marsh RSPB 17:15 to 19:00, Sunny, warm.
1 Marsh Harrier (Adult female) 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Pintail 11 Snipe (At least) 35 Black-tailed Godwit 3 Spotted Redshank 2 Greenshank 1 Marsh Sandpiper (Resting with two greenshanks & a common redshank. Slightly smaller than the redshank, consierably smaller than the greenshanks. Legs obviously green. Bill fine, very dark without obvious upcurve.) 5 Green Sandpiper 7 Ruff (At least) 1 Mistle Thrush 1 Bearded Tit [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB