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North Fambridge

North Fambridge 11:00 to 15:00, Walk to Bridgemarsh Island and back Low tide
550 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 270 Dunlin 2300 Lapwing 11 Little Grebe 25 Stock Dove 23 Avocet 130 Pintail 1000 Wigeon 470 Golden Plover 2 Rock Pipit 1 Purple Sandpiper (roosting on Horseshoe) 1 Marsh Harrier (juv) 100 Shelduck [Alan Shearring]

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea

Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea 14:45 to 16:45, Sunny, chilly.
1 Marsh Harrier (Immature) 1 Buzzard 25 Black-tailed Godwit (At least. Marina.) 1 Snipe (Marina.) 5 Redshank (At least. Marina/creek.) 11 Curlew (At least. Marina/creek.) 50 Fieldfare (At least. Roosting in scrub at dusk.) 10 Redwing (At least. Roosting in scrub at dusk.) [Andrew Cox]

Vange Marsh RSPB

Vange Marsh RSPB 13:00 to 14:30, Sunny, chilly.
1 Marsh Harrier 3 Pintail (Two males, one female.) 3 Pochard (One male, two females.) 100 Greylag Goose (At least.) 18 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Ruff 1 Dunlin 30 Snipe (At least.) 1 Stonechat (Female.) [Andrew Cox]

Thorndon CP (North)

Thorndon CP (North) 10:45 to 12:00, Sunny, chilly.
2 Green Woodpecker 5 Nuthatch 1 Coal Tit 1 Fieldfare 5 Yellowhammer (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries

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]

Clavering

Clavering 09:00 to 13:00, More like a spring day
1 Red Kite 40 Canada Goose (Both sightings at deers green) [Chris Turner]

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir 14:15 to 15:00, Bright sunshine,light SW wind
2 Tundra Bean Goose [Peter Heath]

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:45 to 15:45, Dry, sun & cloud, light breeze, max 12c. Sightings with Brenda.
1 Peregrine Falcon (Juvenile from Rawl hide. Resting, bathing & making fruitless sorties over reservoir.) 4 Goosander (3 drakes 1 female.) 18 Goldeneye (7 drakes 11 females.) 11 Grey Heron 100 Shoveler (Plus.) 100 Wigeon (Plus.) 2 Bean Goose (On meadow with Greylags from Causeway. Thanks to David.) 2 Ruff (West Bank.) 1 Black-tailed Godwit (West Bank) [David Hale]

Chigborough Lakes

Chigborough Lakes 09:15 to 11:15,
9 Gadwall 10 Shoveler 1 Pochard 5 Little Grebe 27 Cormorant 30 Coot (+) 50 Fieldfare (circa.) 1 Goldcrest [Malcolm Corbett]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 08:55 to 09:15, And 11:15 to 12:15
17 Mute Swan 4 Egyptian Goose (Main lake.) 8 Pochard 12 Tufted Duck 1 Goldeneye (Male.) 1 Buzzard 4 Pied Wagtail 1 Song Thrush (In song.) 7 Magpie 50 Carrion Crow (+.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Wrabness

Wrabness 10:30 to 12:30, sunny. lt SW. low tide
1 Song Thrush 1 Buzzard 4 Yellowhammer 30 Fieldfare (+) 10 Redwing (+) 1 Jay 2000 Knot (+) 30 Red-breasted Merganser (+) 10 Goldeneye (+) 2 Slavonian Grebe 1 Common Scoter (female) [Liz Huxley]