Date Details Sitename
Monday 25 May

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 10:30 to 10:30, Hot and still
1 Treecreeper 1 Blackcap (Feeding young in nest very low to ground) [Martin Iddon]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 11:00 to 11:30, Hot and still
1 Cuckoo (Outside the wood) [Martin Iddon]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Monday 23 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 09:45 to 10:45, Bright cloudless sky with a cold wind.
2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Pair mating. Soft call beforehand. First for me.) 1 Treecreeper 3 Stock Dove [Martin Iddon]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Saturday 21 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 10:30 to 13:00, Sunny, breezy.
5 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Perhaps more, 3 in Criers Wood, ) 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Buzzard 2 Treecreeper 3 Wren 1 Chiffchaff (Few more heard through the day ) 3 Pied Wagtail 1 Dunnock [Nick Boxall]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Friday 20 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 12:15 to 13:15,
1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Druminng) 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Nuthatch 1 Sparrowhawk (Female) 5 Buzzard [Steve Grimwade]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Thursday 19 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 12:00 to 13:30, Cold and grey
2 Woodcock (2 seperate birds flushed whilst looking for woodpecker, east side of wood.) [David Torrice]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Wednesday 18 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 09:30 to 14:00, Overcast.
4 Treecreeper 3 Coal Tit 4 Chiffchaff (More heard through the day.) 1 Chaffinch 7 Long-tailed Tit 1 Red Kite 3 Buzzard 1 Sparrowhawk 2 Wren (More heard through the day) 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker [Nick Boxall]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Monday 16 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 13:30 to 14:45, Sunny, little breeze
3 Red Kite (One as i entered wood and two perched together in tree) 1 Coal Tit 3 Buzzard 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Drumming) 3 Long-tailed Tit [Paul Shuttleworth]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Sunday 15 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 06:30 to 08:45,
6 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Green Woodpecker 4 Treecreeper 4 Coal Tit 1 Nuthatch (Heard calling distantly) 2 Mistle Thrush (Singing males) 2 Redwing (In fields) 2 Red-legged Partridge (Calling inside wood) 1 Buzzard (Over wood & fields) 1 Skylark (Singing male) [Tony Kennelly]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Friday 13 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 07:30 to 08:45, Sunny, cold, slight breeze.
3 Great Spotted Woodpecker (At least three, lots of drumming early on.) 1 Coal Tit 3 Treecreeper 1 Buzzard 1 Chiffchaff [Nick Boxall]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham
Monday 09 Mar

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 13:00 to 14:00, Cloudy with cold wind
1 Buzzard (Chased off by pair of crows) [Martin Iddon]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 07:15 to 10:15,
2 Red Kite (Different birds from 1 seen earlier at Braxted) 70 Redwing 1 Treecreeper 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Nuthatch 1 Sparrowhawk 6 Buzzard [Steve Grimwade]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham 11:15 to 13:45, Sunny with a gentle breeze.
1 Sparrowhawk 4 Buzzard 1 Kestrel 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker 3 Treecreeper 2 Long-tailed Tit 1 Chaffinch [Nick Boxall]

Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham