Date Details Sitename
Saturday 15 Jun

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 16:15 to 17:15, Cloudy, breezy.
2 Mediterranean Gull (One adult plus the usual hybrid.) 20 Common Tern (At least.) 1 Bearded Tit 2 Cuckoo (Male & female. Possibly a second Male.) [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Thursday 13 Jun

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 17:15 to 18:30, Cloudy, breezy.
1 Marsh Harrier (Adult Male.) 1 Buzzard 2 Oystercatcher 60 Black-headed Gull (At least 60 young, many well grown.) 20 Common Tern (At least. Including at least four hatched young.) 4 Cuckoo (Three males, one female.) 4 Swift 1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult.) 4 Bearded Tit (At least. Male & at least three young.) [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Thursday 06 Jun

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 17:00 to 18:30, Sun & cloud.
1 Marsh Harrier (Distant female.) 1 Buzzard 2 Oystercatcher (Pair.) 1 Mediterranean Gull (Usual hybrid with bh gull.) 20 Common Tern (At least.) 2 Cuckoo (Male & female.) 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Bearded Tit [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Saturday 01 Jun

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 10:45 to 14:30, Dry, sun & cloud, cooling light breeze, 24c. Sightings with Brenda from Scrape hide.
3 Cuckoo (2 males, 1 female still giving good sightings.) 6 Bearded Tit (Possibly more. 3 males chasing female in front of hide.) 1 Buzzard (Eyeing up the many B H Gull chicks, seen off by the many adult B H Gulls.) 20 Common Tern (Circa. Nesting on the islands.) 1 Kestrel 2 Reed Warbler 1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult.) 2 Oystercatcher 12 Mallard (Female with 11 tiny ducklings in tow.) 3 Coot (Adult with two tiny chicks.) 100 Black-headed Gull (Circa, with many chicks.) 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull 2 Grey Heron 1 Little Egret 1 Cetti's Warbler (Heard close to hide.) [David Hale]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Thursday 30 May

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 17:15 to 18:30, Cloudy, breezy, warm.
1 Buzzard 1 Peregrine Falcon 2 Oystercatcher 1 Lapwing 1 Mediterranean Gull (Hybrid with bh gull. Looked to be paired with one too.) 20 Common Tern (At least.) 3 Cuckoo (Two males & one females.) 3 Bearded Tit [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Tuesday 28 May

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 11:30 to 15:00, Dry, sun & cloud, light N breeze. 20c. Sightings with Brenda from Scrape hide.
3 Cuckoo (2 males, 1 female. Frequent sightings perched close to hide plus fly by's. 1 male chased away by a Chaffinch.) 2 Peregrine Falcon (Distant probably pair, assume a male chasing female. 1 soaring alone later.) 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Kestrel 1 Hobby 1 Buzzard 4 Reed Warbler 1 Little Grebe 3 Bearded Tit 1 Skylark 1 Grey Heron 1 Little Egret 1 Oystercatcher 2 Lapwing 6 Common Tern (Circa.) 50 Black-headed Gull (Plus. Chicks showing on island.) 9 Greylag Goose 1 Canada Goose 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull 6 Tufted Duck (3 pairs.) 2 Pochard (1 pair.) 10 Mallard (Circa. Some in eclipse already.) 12 Swift (Not one Hirundine.) 1 Blackbird (Singing male close to hide, beautiful sound.) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Heard close by.) [David Hale]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Thursday 23 May

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 17:00 to 18:30, Sunny, some cloud. Warm.
1 Great Crested Grebe 1 Buzzard 2 Oystercatcher 1 Mediterranean Gull (Hybrid with BH gull.) 20 Common Tern (At least.) 2 Cuckoo (Males.) 6 Swallow (At least. Around horse sanctuary.) 3 Goldfinch [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Thursday 16 May

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 17:15 to 18:30, Sunny, chilly breeze.
2 Pochard (Males.) 1 Hobby (Near entrance gate. Flew over horse sanctuary.) 1 Water Rail (Calling in front of hide.) 1 Oystercatcher 200 Black-headed Gull (At least.) 1 Mediterranean Gull (Adult. ) 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull (Adults.) 15 Common Tern (At least.) 1 Cuckoo (Male. Possibly two.) [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Friday 26 Apr

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 15:30 to 17:30, Sun & cloud. Cold wind.
2 Marsh Harrier (Male & female.) 2 Water Rail (Calling near hide.) 1 Snipe (Flying past hide.) 200 Black-tailed Godwit (Approx. In the air.) 1 Greenshank (Flew low over scrape but did not settle.) 5 Common Tern (At least.) 1 Cuckoo (Calling briefly.) 2 Green Woodpecker (Both calling.) 1 Bearded Tit [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea
Wednesday 03 Apr

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 13:30 to 16:30, Sun & cloud. Showers, chilly breeze.
2 Little Grebe 3 Marsh Harrier (Adult Male, adult female & immature.) 2 Water Rail (Two showing well in front of hide, close to grit table.) 2 Oystercatcher 2 Black-tailed Godwit (Flying over.) 200 Black-headed Gull (At least.) 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Swallow 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull 5 Pochard 9 Tufted Duck [Andrew Cox]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea