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Frinton-on-Sea

Frinton-on-Sea 08:00 to 16:00, W1-2 0/8. Selected totals, movement to south
72 Fieldfare (5 flocks in off/S) 1 Great Northern Diver (N @ 1030) 8 Blackbird (in off) [Paul Brayshaw]

Heybridge GP

Heybridge GP 09:35 to 11:35, Bright, clear sky, v.light E wind. High tide 10:13. Two Cinnamon Teal present at Hall Road end.
120 Canada Goose (circa.) 2 Egyptian Goose 150 Teal (+. Nos. continuing to build as I left.) 40 Shoveler (+.) 100 Tufted Duck (circa.) 2 Goldeneye (Males.) 11 Little Grebe 4 Ringed Plover 100 Lapwing (+.) 300 Black-tailed Godwit (circa.) 9 Greenshank 3 Stock Dove 8 Meadow Pipit 3 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only.) 20 House Sparrow (+.) 3 Reed Bunting (One male.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Colne Pt

Colne Pt 15:00 to 16:00, Quick look around sunset
300 Golden Plover (+ roosting on mudbank) 11 Curlew (Feeding and calling) 1 Ringed Plover (Heard calling, not seen) 7 Grey Plover 1 Common Gull 1 Stonechat (Female) 2 Reed Bunting 16 Redshank 3 Oystercatcher 1 Black-tailed Godwit [Matt Turner]

Dedham

Dedham 12:00 to 12:30,
4 Mistle Thrush 6 Redwing (At least 2 males in full song, fantastic!) [Matt Turner]

WigboroWick Farm, St Osyth

WigboroWick Farm, St Osyth 14:00 to 14:45,
6 Fieldfare 3 Redwing 9 Blackbird (No sign of Ring Ouzel) 1 Buzzard 1 Sparrowhawk (Female) 4 Red-legged Partridge [Matt Turner]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 11:25 to 15:30, Dry, calm, clear sky quickly clouding over. 16c dropping to 8c at 15 30. Sightings with Brenda.
4 Short-eared Owl (First bird spotted at 12 05.) 2 Hen Harrier (Ringtails, showing well for first hour or so. ) 3 Marsh Harrier (Male & 2 females. ) 1 Peregrine Falcon (High on edge of large Golden Plover flock before settling on distant mast.) 2 Kestrel 2000 Golden Plover (At least.) 500 Lapwing (At least.) 1000 Starling (Circa. Large mobile flock.) 100 Stock Dove (Circa. Large flock.) 50 Skylark (Circa.) 20 Linnet (Circa. ) [David Hale]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 10:15 to 15:00, Sunny ,gradually overcast pm
2 Marsh Harrier (Both female) 2 Hen Harrier (Both ringtails) 4 Kestrel 1 Buzzard 1 Green Sandpiper (flying along sluice) 90 Stock Dove (Large flock west of reserve) 4 Short-eared Owl (Hunting mainl pm) [Peter Heath]

Burnham-on-Crouch

Burnham-on-Crouch 14:45 to 15:00, Cold and still, tide low
3 Eider (feeding on the Crouch near Royal Corinthians Yacht Club) [Steven Swaby]

Abbotts Hall Farm NR EWT

Abbotts Hall Farm NR EWT 14:00 to 16:00, Bright and calm.
1 Ring-necked Duck (asleep for most of the time in the same place I first saw it on 7th Nov 2017!!) 1 Little Grebe 1 Marsh Harrier 2 Grey Plover 1 Yellowhammer (calling) 40 Fieldfare 3 Redwing 12 Curlew 5 Gadwall [David Allen]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 12:30 to 13:30, Bright and calm.
1 Long-tailed Duck (to the right of tern raft, but more distant) 6 Great White Egret 25 Little Egret 58 Goosander 5 Smew (one male from LB causeway looking towards LdlH causeway) 2 Marsh Harrier 1 Green Sandpiper (Billet's Farm car park screen) 8 Ruff (Billet's Farm seated screen area) 4 Black-tailed Godwit 10 Dunlin [David Allen]

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge

Cattawade Marsh/Splodge 12:30 to 12:30, Generally overcast, still withoccasional sun. Tide just going out.
1 Green Sandpiper (On splodge. Distant but clearly teetering hence id.) [Paul Saward]