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Little Waltham

Little Waltham 08:00 to 09:00, sunny
1 Fieldfare [David Saville]


Halstead 09:00 to 17:00,
1 Chiffchaff (Singing along river) 1 Blackcap (Singing on allotment) 1 Greenfinch (On allotment) [Barbara Leport]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 14:30 to 16:00, Sunny. Causeways. Fly ridden. A good walk with the wife. Still 2 dead road killed pheasants!
1 Whooper Swan 2 Little Ringed Plover 1 Reed Bunting 3 Long-tailed Duck (Serious fight taking place. Three's a crowd) 1 Buzzard 6 Egyptian Goose [David Allen]


TL9324 11:00 to 13:00,
3 Buzzard (Pair displaying and 1 high north) 1 Sparrowhawk 4 Stock Dove (2 pairs) 6 Jackdaw 8 Goldfinch 1 Greenfinch 2 Chaffinch 2 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 3 Herring Gull [Steve Grimwade]

Naze, The

Naze, The 12:00 to 16:00, lighter wind, very bright. Small Tortoiseshells on the wing around seawall.
1 Buzzard 100 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (+) 1 Black Redstart (f, JW reserve) 2 Chiffchaff [Martin Richards]

Fairstead, near Terling

Fairstead, near Terling 13:30 to 16:00, Sunny, light breeze
1 Peregrine Falcon (Female circled over galleygate wood alongside the pylons then set its wings and glided off towards fullers cross) 5 Buzzard (At least a dozen sightings of pairs and individuals as i exercised my legs across the fields but some must have been of the same birds.) 4 Kestrel 4 Linnet 2 Yellowhammer 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker [David Torrice]


Laindon 12:00 to 15:30, Sunny, becoming warm. Back garden.
2 Buzzard (At least. ) 1 Sparrowhawk (Possibly two.) 1 Kestrel 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Drumming nearby. Occasional visits to feeders.) 2 Blue Tit (At least. Including pair showing interest in nest hole in neighbours house.) 2 Great Tit (At least.) 1 Robin 4 Greenfinch (At least. Two pairs.) 7 Goldfinch (At least. Several singing.) 5 Chaffinch (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Westley Heights

Westley Heights 08:00 to 08:30, Sunny, chilly. Hall Wood only.
2 Green Woodpecker 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker (At least.) 1 Nuthatch (Singing Male.) [Andrew Cox]

Langdon Hills NR EWT

Langdon Hills NR EWT 07:45 to 08:00, Sunny, chilly. Lincewood only.
1 Buzzard 2 Green Woodpecker 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker [Andrew Cox]

Leyton Flats

Leyton Flats 14:15 to 14:15, Sunny/clear
1 Osprey (Over garden going north, mobbed by Gulls towards Leyton Flats) [Gary A James]