Date Details Sitename
Wednesday 06 Mar

West Mersea 11:30 to 14:00, Windy, rough sea. Only birds of note seen from esplanade.
2 Great Northern Diver 10 Common Scoter (distant view. Possible velvet amongst them) 2 Great Crested Grebe [David Allen]

West Mersea
Thursday 21 Feb

West Mersea 10:45 to 11:15, overcast
2 Great Northern Diver 25 Great Crested Grebe 75 Oystercatcher (high tide roost) 8 Sanderling 2 Mediterranean Gull (adults coming into sp.) [Martin Peers]

West Mersea
Sunday 17 Feb

West Mersea 09:00 to 13:00, Off Victoria esplanade seen (SE)
1 Great Northern Diver 1 Red-throated Diver 3 Mediterranean Gull 76 Great Crested Grebe 1 Red-breasted Merganser [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea
Wednesday 13 Feb

West Mersea 12:15 to 12:45,
2 Great Northern Diver (Opposite beach huts Esplanade) [Barbara Leport]

West Mersea
Sunday 10 Feb

West Mersea 09:00 to 09:30, Off Victoria esplanade seen by Graham Ekins
3 Great Northern Diver 1 Red-throated Diver 1 Slavonian Grebe 1 Common Scoter (Female) [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea
Thursday 07 Feb

West Mersea 00:00 to 00:00, Strood channel (DU)
16 Avocet 200 Golden Plover 200 Lapwing 100 Shelduck 400 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 50 Wigeon 10 Black-tailed Godwit [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea
Wednesday 06 Feb

West Mersea 00:00 to 00:00, Off Coast road & Victoria esplanade (Andy Field)
5 Great Northern Diver 1 Black-necked Grebe 27 Red-breasted Merganser 3 Red-throated Diver 1 Guillemot 1 Rock Pipit 20 Sanderling 1 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Kingfisher 1 Black Swan (Flying up Ray channel with mites (DU)) [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea
Tuesday 05 Feb

West Mersea 00:00 to 00:00, Strood channel (DU)
700 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 50 Ringed Plover 2 Stonechat (Pair) 1 Rock Pipit 30 Goldfinch 1 Yellow-legged Gull (Packing shed (Steve hunting)) 1 Red Kite (Flyover Martin cock ) [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea
Monday 04 Feb

West Mersea 11:30 to 13:30, Drizzly all day and vile.
1 Great Northern Diver 2 Mediterranean Gull 16 Sanderling 1 Red-breasted Merganser 3 Little Grebe 18 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1 Grey Plover 2 Golden Plover 14 Turnstone [David Allen]

West Mersea 09:00 to 13:00, Pye fleet off maydays farm /Martin cock
1 Goosander (Female ) [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea
Sunday 03 Feb

West Mersea 00:00 to 00:00,
1 Great Northern Diver (Victoria esplanade seen by Steve Entwistle) 11 Yellowhammer (Maydays farm (SE)) 1 Corn Bunting (Mayday farm (SE)) 5 Reed Bunting (Maydays farm (SE)) 50 Linnet (Maydays farm (SE)) 1 Marsh Harrier (Maydays farm (SE)) 1 Merlin (Off maydays farm / langenhoe ) 1 Barn Owl (Off maydays farm/langenhoe ) 1 Short-eared Owl (Off maydays farm / langenhoe) 3 Kestrel 1 Buzzard [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea 00:01 to 00:01, Maydays farm Seen by Dougal Urquhart
2 Peregrine Falcon (Poss 3) 1000 Golden Plover 200 Lapwing 2 Buzzard 3 Marsh Harrier 1 Blackcap (Firs chase (female )) [Stephen Entwistle]

West Mersea