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East Mersea

East Mersea 00:00 to 00:00, Near golf house seen by dougal urquhart
3 Snipe 2 Red-breasted Merganser 1 Buzzard [Stephen Entwistle]

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge

Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge 09:50 to 15:50, Dry, sun & cloud, stiff constant NW breeze, 10c. Sightings with Brenda from first two hides.
1 Peregrine Falcon (Adult male, on distant post from first hide.) 1 Marsh Harrier (Female, first hide.) 3 Buzzard (First hide.) 1 Kestrel 50 Dunlin (Plus, first hide.) 1000 Golden Plover (Circa. Large numbers from both hides.) 1000 Lapwing (Plus. Large numbers from both hides.) 2 Snipe (First hide.) 9 Black-tailed Godwit (First hide.) 500 Starling (Plus. With Lapwing & Plover.) 51 Shoveler (Plus. First hide.) 12 Pintail (6 pair, first hide. ) 500 Wood Pigeon (Plus. Large crop feeding flock.) 5 Fieldfare 35 Shelduck 5 Wigeon 100 Canada Goose (Plus.) 6 Skylark 1 Ruff 1 Grey Heron [David Hale]

Bowers Marsh (RSPB)

Bowers Marsh (RSPB) 09:30 to 10:00, Bright, cold, windy
2 White-fronted Goose (From gate near picnic tables (thanks to ‘Richard’ for locating)) 1 Bearded Tit (Flew across reed bed just beyond picnic tables) [Andrew Wilson]


Terling 07:45 to 09:00, Dry, partly cloudy
1 Raven (A single bird.) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Juvenile) 1 Marsh Tit 1 Red-crested Pochard (Female, present intermittently since early December) 40 Siskin (At least, on alders) [David Gomer]