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Ulting 09:00 to 13:00,
1 Red Kite (Red Kite seen flying over Maldon road near Ulting. ) [Michael Lane]

Fingringhoe Mill

Fingringhoe Mill 14:00 to 15:45, dull and overcast, wind light, high tide.
9 Pied Wagtail (min') 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (over) 2 Little Egret 8 Jay (lots of activity around Oaks) 11 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Redshank 28 Teal 9 Magpie 1 Curlew 31 Lapwing 15 Long-tailed Tit 2 Kestrel 2 Grey Wagtail 1 Grey Heron [Ashley Gooding]

Naze, The

Naze, The 07:00 to 11:30, overcast first thing then some sun, light N wind, cool, flooding tide - some finch and thrush movement, mainly first thing
70 Goldcrest (+) 2 Brambling (1, below Sunny Point, 1 farm pond) 15 Song Thrush (Mainly west) 43 Redwing (Mainly west) 81 Goldfinch (Mainly south) 27 Chaffinch (Mainly south) 9 Siskin (South) 16 Lesser Redpoll (South) 1 Chinese Muntjac 2 Sparrowhawk 2 Buzzard 11 Meadow Pipit 15 Skylark (West) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, John Weston Reserve ) 42 Swallow (N, a trickle in small groups from mid morning on) 2 Green Woodpecker 1 Grey Heron (S) 3 Firecrest (2 with goldcrests, 1 below Sunny Point, 1 farm pond + one John Weston Reserve (in the hand, thanks to Simon and Pat Cox)) 1 Dusky Warbler (East edge of cricket pitch in low scrub; initially calling from cover, then gave some brief but decent views before moving north into deeper cover. Did not call or show again, over the next half an hour or later in the morning.) [Brian Combes]

Gunners Park, Shoebury

Gunners Park, Shoebury 08:30 to 11:00,
1 Yellow-browed Warbler (Still present for 5th day in trees adjacent toddler play area) [Robin Peppaitt]

Copt Hall, Little Wigborough

Copt Hall, Little Wigborough 09:30 to 11:30, Overcast
10 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 50 Cormorant (flying over) 1 Stonechat 1 Curlew 1 Redshank 1 Wigeon 1 Teal 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Kestrel [Emma Robinson]

Thorndon CP (North)

Thorndon CP (North) 09:15 to 10:15, Cloudy, cool.
3 Egyptian Goose 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Skylark 10 Meadow Pipit 6 Redwing (At least.) 1 Fieldfare 40 Starling (Horse paddock near Hatch Farm.) 20 Chaffinch (At least.) 1 Greenfinch 15 Linnet 30 Lesser Redpoll (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:15 to 09:15, Cloudy,cool.
1 Kestrel 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker 5 Skylark (At least.) 4 Redwing (At least.) 2 Song Thrush 1 Nuthatch 12 Chaffinch (At least.) 10 Goldfinch 2 Siskin [Andrew Cox]


Frinton-on-Sea 07:00 to 10:00,
1 Dusky Warbler (Still present this morning along hedge on west side of lane running south from tennis club towards Anglian Water pumping station. Best viewed from field edge. Access via the tennis club car park (which they are happy for birders to use). A message has been left for the farmer so please be respectful along the field edge which is private land ) [Paul Brayshaw]

Frinton-on-Sea 13:00 to 13:00, Still and sunny
1 Dusky Warbler (Found by Max Martin (3-4.30pm visit)) 1 Chiffchaff 5 Redwing 5 Song Thrush 1 Buzzard [Sean Nixon]