Date Details Sitename
Sunday 09 May

Wrabness 09:30 to 11:30,
6 Whimbrel 2 Turtle Dove 8 Nightingale (estimated number of singing males) 10 Swift 8 Whitethroat 1 Bullfinch 1 Yellowhammer [Simon Cox]

Wrabness
Thursday 06 May

Wrabness 11:00 to 13:00,
4 Swallow 3 Song Thrush 3 Blackcap (+) 2 Chiffchaff 1 Turtle Dove 9 Nightingale (8 males, 1 female with a male) 30 Sand Martin (circa) 2 Whimbrel 1 Yellowhammer 1 Kestrel 1 Cuckoo 2 Egyptian Goose 1 Whitethroat [Liz Huxley]

Wrabness
Wednesday 05 May

Wrabness 10:30 to 11:00, Quick visit/Sunny but cold wind.
1 Turtle Dove (Flying) 6 Nightingale (Actually saw three of them) 4 Whitethroat 1 Bullfinch (Male) [Peter Brittain]

Wrabness
Saturday 01 May

Wrabness 12:00 to 15:30, Sunny spells, quite warm at times, moderate northerly breeze. More people than usual. 22 doggy bags.
6 Whitethroat 4 Blackcap 2 Lesser Whitethroat 2 Nightingale (2 seen, but many (10?) singing males all over the reserve.) 3 Turtle Dove ((2 in a pair)) 2 Green Woodpecker 4 Chiffchaff 3 Goldfinch 2 Yellowhammer 2 Dunnock 2 Kestrel 2 Bullfinch (Male and female) 2 Chaffinch (Male and female.) 1 Willow Warbler (heard distantly west from west end of reserve.) 1 Mistle Thrush [Kevin Colling]

Wrabness
Friday 30 Apr

Wrabness 15:45 to 17:15, Around EWT site
2 Sand Martin 2 Nightingale (Presumed female perched near singing male and 3+ others singing) 2 Redwing 3 Song Thrush 1 Yellowhammer (Heard only ) 1 Whimbrel 1 Ring Ouzel (Female in horse paddocks) 1 Turtle Dove (Perched, purring and displaying) 1 Bee-eater (Heard only, over Sand Martin cliff - no visual and hence unconfirmed ) [David L Smith]

Wrabness 07:00 to 12:00, cold start frost. warming light wind sunny 14c by 12pm low tide
40 Brent Goose 1 Coot 4 Knot 10 Bar-tailed Godwit 2 Black-tailed Godwit 21 Redshank 6 Turnstone 4 Oystercatcher 24 Shelduck 4 Common Tern 150 Herring Gull (out on distant gravel bar) 25 Lesser Black-backed Gull (flyovers and on Stour) 2 Mediterranean Gull 1 Whimbrel 2 Grey Plover 1 Greenshank 75 Sand Martin (best count of swarming group around cliff ) 10 Swallow 3 Kestrel 18 Whitethroat (singing males) 7 Lesser Whitethroat (singing males) 15 Linnet 13 Goldfinch 2 Song Thrush 5 Yellowhammer (singing birds) 12 Nightingale (10 singing males) [Malcolm Riddler]

Wrabness
Thursday 29 Apr

Wrabness 12:00 to 12:00, Overcast
2 Turtle Dove (Heard only ) [Peter Brittain]

Wrabness
Wednesday 28 Apr

Wrabness 10:30 to 13:00, Cool and breezy
4 Nightingale 50 Sand Martin [Paul Chamberlain]

Wrabness
Tuesday 27 Apr

Wrabness 11:00 to 15:30, Sunny
2 Ring Ouzel (Male and female ) 50 Sand Martin 6 Nightingale 1 Kestrel [Graham Barber ]

Wrabness 10:00 to 12:00, EWT reserve
2 Yellowhammer (males) 8 Whitethroat (+) 5 Blackcap (+) 2 Turtle Dove 1 Ring Ouzel (male) 1 Song Thrush 5 Nightingale 3 Chiffchaff 1 Buzzard 200 Sand Martin (approx) 6 Linnet (+) 30 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 3 Grey Heron 1 Whimbrel 2 Stock Dove (+) 1 Yellow Wagtail 1 Kestrel (+) 1 Green Woodpecker [Liz Huxley]

Wrabness
Friday 23 Apr

Wrabness 13:00 to 14:00, Warm, slight breeze and clear sky. Tide low.
100 Sand Martin (Very active and entering old nest holes in cliff.) 3 Blackcap 2 Nightingale (Heard only, along road.) 1 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only.) 1 Bullfinch (Seen in wall lane.) 2 Shelduck (Seen on “new” ewt field.) 3 Whimbrel (At tide line seen from the river hide.) 2 Buzzard (Over wood by rail line) [Paul Saward]

Wrabness 13:15 to 15:30, EWT reserve
2 Swallow (+) 2 Grey Heron 1 Ring Ouzel (male in paddocks) 4 Blackcap (+) 5 Chiffchaff 3 Whitethroat 1 Green Woodpecker 200 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (approx) 200 Sand Martin (approx) 3 Little Egret 1 Kestrel 3 Nightingale 1 Yellowhammer 1 Buzzard [Liz Huxley]

Wrabness
Thursday 22 Apr

Wrabness 13:00 to 13:00,
1 Ring Ouzel (Male) [Peter Brittain]

Wrabness