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Rolls Farm, nr Tollesbury

Rolls Farm, nr Tollesbury 07:30 to 08:00, Low tide
130 Curlew (Feeding on the mudflats at low tide) [Jonathan Smith]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 16:45 to 17:15, Overcast and drizzle
3 Little Ringed Plover (All adults (pair +1?)) 18 Common Tern (Approx includes juvs. ) 20 Tufted Duck (At least plus 7 ducklings ) [Brian Bolton]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 09:45 to 14:45, Overcast after a sunny start. Light SW breeze. Sightings with Brenda.
6 Little Ringed Plover (3 adults & 3 tiny chicks. LDHC.) 4 Green Sandpiper (3 LBC, 1 Wig Bay.) 1 Whitethroat (LBC.) 12 Swallow (Circa.) 4 Sand Martin 20 Swift (Circa. LBC) 1 Sparrowhawk (LBC. ) 2 Buzzard (LBC.) 1 Kestrel 30 Lapwing (Circa. ) 18 Little Egret 13 Grey Heron 15 Common Tern (Circa, 1 chick. Most from Abberton Church.) 18 Egyptian Goose (10 juveniles.) 1 Great White Egret (From Abberton Church) 3 Linnet 1 Skylark [David Hale]

Ingrebourne Valley

Ingrebourne Valley 08:00 to 10:00, Sunny, warm. All sighting from Bonnetts Wood, except the bullfinches; these from Berwick Glades.
1 Buzzard 2 Kestrel 2 Green Woodpecker 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 3 Skylark (Singing males.) 2 Swallow 1 Willow Warbler (Singing Male.) 3 Greenfinch 2 Linnet (Pair.) 2 Bullfinch [Andrew Cox]

Naze, The

Naze, The 09:00 to 13:00, warm, mainly sunny
2 Cuckoo (on tamarisk / marsh around hide wall) 2 Grey Plover (flying past Stone Point) 3 Dunlin 1 Fulmar (along cliff edge) 6 Sandwich Tern [Martin Richards]

Great Totham

Great Totham 12:00 to 12:05, Cloudy, breezy and warm.
1 Red Kite (Low over Gt. Totham South. Harassed by corvids and glided NE.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Braintree

Braintree 07:45 to 07:48, Overcast
1 Kingfisher (Near bridge at Hoppits bridge) 1 Song Thrush (In patio garden...first for months) [Martin Iddon]