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Hutton

Hutton 16:00 to 19:30, Sunny, warm 23f ,Garden
2 Song Thrush (Pair ? nesting in garden) [Ron Colson]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 07:45 to 13:30, Fine and sunny, W wind, rising tide
1 Ring-necked Parakeet (By the outer car park) 123 Redshank (Mucking Bay) 53 Curlew (Mucking Bay) 75 Shelduck (Mucking Bay) 911 Black-tailed Godwit (Mucking Bay) 365 Avocet (Mucking Bay) 1 Turnstone (In the managed retreat) 1 Whimbrel (In the managed retreat) 3 Oystercatcher (In the managed retreat) 1 Sparrowhawk (Female near the VC) 3 Common Sandpiper (Stanford Creek) 8 Mute Swan (Golden Gates) 97 Coot (22 on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 90 Tufted Duck (Three, plus four downy young, on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest, plus one downy young, Golden Gates) 3 Pochard (One on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 8 Greylag Goose (Golden Gates) 6 Great Crested Grebe (Two, plus two well grown young, on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest, plus one downy young, Golden Gates) 1 Little Grebe (Juvenile on the pit to the south of the tip) [Paul Larkin]

Markshall Wood, Coggeshall

Markshall Wood, Coggeshall 11:30 to 17:30, Sunny
3 Red Kite (Circling together) 2 Buzzard 2 Raven (Pair flew over cronking loudly) 30 House Martin 3 Green Woodpecker (Three seen and many more heard) 11 Linnet 1 Yellowhammer (All sightings from the Markshall Estate) [David Curle]

Writtle

Writtle 09:30 to 11:30, Slight breeze, sunny, 20 degrees
2 Grey Heron (by Titchmarsh Reservoir) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Kingfisher (flying along River Can ) 3 Lapwing (by Titchmarsh Reservoir) 16 Canada Goose (Titchmarsh Reservoir) 1 Little Grebe (Titchmarsh Reservoir) 8 Greylag Goose (Titchmarsh Reservoir) 1 Cormorant (Titchmarsh Reservoir) 1 Whitethroat 10 House Martin (flying over Titchmarsh Reservoir) 1 Greenfinch [Winifred Simmonds]

Beckton

Beckton 08:15 to 12:30, Sunny/warm
1 Hobby 2 Sandwich Tern 1 Oystercatcher 13 Common Sandpiper 1 Sand Martin 1 Grasshopper Warbler 1 Cetti's Warbler [Gary A James]

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir 10:00 to 13:00, Sunny and warm. Selected avian highlights.
2 Red-crested Pochard (Female & Juvenile. Oak Hide) 8 Common Tern (+, Minimum of 4 fledged youngsters.) 1 Red Kite (Rawl Hide) 1 Marsh Harrier (Rawl Hide) 8 Common Sandpiper (+) 1 Green Sandpiper (Fremnell's Causeway) 30 Great Crested Grebe (+) 100 Tufted Duck (+) 7 Egyptian Goose 6 Lapwing (+) 3 Swallow 1 Little Ringed Plover (Rawl Hide) [Andrew Allen]

Epping

Epping 09:00 to 09:15, Partly cloudy
1 Sparrowhawk (Soaring) [Roger Emmens]

Thorndon CP (North)

Thorndon CP (North) 09:15 to 10:30, Sunny, warm.
3 Buzzard 7 Green Woodpecker (At least. Including two juvs.) 4 Swallow (At least.) 5 House Martin (At least.) 3 Whitethroat (At least.) 2 Nuthatch (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:00 to 09:15, Sunny, warm.
1 Kestrel 1 Grey Heron 4 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (At least.) 2 Nuthatch (At least.) 50 Goldfinch (Approx. Mostly juveniles.) 2 Linnet 1 Reed Bunting (Female.) [Andrew Cox]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 07:30 to 10:30, sunny, stiff breeze
181 Black-headed Gull 3 Common Sandpiper 12 Swift 15 Common Tern (all adults) 6 Black-tailed Godwit 20 Lapwing (9 from church, 11 from L.D.L.H causeway) 12 Little Egret (6 from church, 6 from LDLH causeway) 3 Yellow Wagtail (3 over calling from church, 6+ L.D.L.H causeway) 28 Cormorant (in feeding frenzy. All the above from Abberton church) 15 Pied Wagtail 163 Mute Swan 2 Chiffchaff (calling) 200 Pochard (+) 50 Tufted Duck (+) 2 Great White Egret 94 Coot 1 Green Woodpecker (heard, all the above from Layer D.L.H. causeway) [Ashley Gooding]

Abberton Reservoir 14:30 to 17:30, Hot.
4 Great White Egret 1 Ruddy Shelduck (unringed female) 1 Cattle Egret (roosting low in Layer Breton heronry ) 1 Blackcap 2 Bullfinch 1 Chiffchaff 16 Little Egret 2 Sand Martin 1 Little Ringed Plover (LdlH causeway) 1 Common Sandpiper 3 Green Sandpiper 1 Black Swan 1 Garden Warbler 2 Whitethroat 2 Lesser Whitethroat [David Allen]