Date Details Sitename
Monday 18 Feb

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 13:30 to 17:00, Overcast, light S breeze, some light drizzle, 8c. Sightings with Brenda from sea wall near car park.
1 Marsh Harrier (Female) 1 Hen Harrier (Female.) 1 Short-eared Owl (Good views of Owl hunting & perched.) 20 Corn Bunting 200 Golden Plover (Circa.) 100 Lapwing (Circa.) 200 Starling (Circa.) 20 Stock Dove 100 Shelduck (At least.) 500 Wood Pigeon 500 Brent Goose (Plus.) 24 Redshank 50 Mute Swan (At least.) 50 Shoveler (Plus.) 2 Kestrel 6 Curlew 6 Little Egret 1 Grey Heron [David Hale]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Sunday 03 Feb

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 16:00 to 17:00, Bright but cold
1 Hen Harrier (Ringtail) 6 Short-eared Owl (At least 6 individuals) 1 Barn Owl 2 Corn Bunting 2 Kestrel [David Pallash]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Tuesday 01 Jan

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 12:30 to 16:15, Overcast, light rain shower late afternoon
1 Hen Harrier (Ringtail) 400 Golden Plover 20 Brent Goose 10 Grey Heron 5 Kestrel 20 Corn Bunting 1 Stonechat 4 Little Egret 30 Shelduck (+) 1 Marsh Harrier 15 Ringed Plover 60 Dunlin (+) [Andrew Allen]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Thursday 13 Dec

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 10:45 to 15:15, Bitterly cold wind,mostly sunny
2 Hen Harrier (Ringtails) 1 Short-eared Owl (Late afternoon) 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Barn Owl [Barbara Leport]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Tuesday 04 Dec

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 11:25 to 15:30, Dry, calm, clear sky quickly clouding over. 16c dropping to 8c at 15 30. Sightings with Brenda.
4 Short-eared Owl (First bird spotted at 12 05.) 2 Hen Harrier (Ringtails, showing well for first hour or so. ) 3 Marsh Harrier (Male & 2 females. ) 1 Peregrine Falcon (High on edge of large Golden Plover flock before settling on distant mast.) 2 Kestrel 2000 Golden Plover (At least.) 500 Lapwing (At least.) 1000 Starling (Circa. Large mobile flock.) 100 Stock Dove (Circa. Large flock.) 50 Skylark (Circa.) 20 Linnet (Circa. ) [David Hale]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 10:15 to 15:00, Sunny ,gradually overcast pm
2 Marsh Harrier (Both female) 2 Hen Harrier (Both ringtails) 4 Kestrel 1 Buzzard 1 Green Sandpiper (flying along sluice) 90 Stock Dove (Large flock west of reserve) 4 Short-eared Owl (Hunting mainl pm) [Peter Heath]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Friday 30 Nov

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 14:00 to 16:00, Sunny & mild, low tide
2 Short-eared Owl 1 Marsh Harrier 3 Kestrel 9 Curlew 200 Golden Plover (plus) 100 Lapwing (plus) 100 Brent Goose (plus) 7 Pied Wagtail 5 Pheasant [Stuart Anderson]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Sunday 25 Nov

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 15:15 to 16:00,
4 Short-eared Owl (at least 4. Maybe 5. Along entrance road & across marsh to south ) 3 Kestrel 1 Marsh Harrier (Imm female) [Andrew Stroud]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Saturday 17 Nov

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 11:30 to 16:30, Dry, sunny, brisk E breeze, low water. max 12c. Sightings with Brenda.
1 Short-eared Owl (Brief distant sighting.) 1 Hen Harrier (Female. Appeared to be passing through.) 7 Marsh Harrier (1 male. ) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Male, on ground from White gate.) 50 Corn Bunting (Plus. Mobile flocks.) 50 Stock Dove (Circa, mobile flock.) 50 Skylark (Plus. ) 300 Lapwing (Plus.) 200 Golden Plover (Plus.) 200 Starling (Plus.) 4 Grey Heron 6 Little Egret 6 Kestrel (At least. 3 seen carrying Voles.) 100 Brent Goose (Circa. Distant flock.) 5 Curlew 100 Wigeon (Circa.) [David Hale]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Wednesday 14 Nov

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 13:00 to 16:15, Sunny, mild some cloud cover light wind
2 Hen Harrier (Ring tails) 2 Short-eared Owl 1 Marsh Harrier (Female) 4 Kestrel (Male and Female) 1 Merlin 1 Buzzard 50 Corn Bunting (+) 6 Pheasant [Paul Fletcher]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries
Saturday 10 Nov

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 14:00 to 16:15, windy, mild sunny periods
4 Marsh Harrier (at least) 2 Hen Harrier (ring-tails) 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Merlin 1 Kestrel 1 Water Rail (heard) 2 Short-eared Owl 1 Barn Owl 2 Corn Bunting [Sean Gregory]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries