Sitename Details
Black Notley

Black Notley 09:00 to 13:00, Mainly dull, mild, SW wind.
4 Lesser Redpoll (at Niger feeders in garden) [George Brown]


Manuden 09:00 to 13:00, Dull
1 Red Kite 1 Sparrowhawk (Male attacking bird feeders) [Mark Pegrum]


Billericay 10:40 to 12:30, Lake Meadows
60 Redwing (60+ in one flock feeding in leaf litter. Many others flying around.) 2 Egyptian Goose (Pair on lake) 1 Nuthatch 4 Tufted Duck (On lake) [James Hudson]


Doddinghurst 14:30 to 16:30, Dull, drizzle.
1 Buzzard 250 Common Gull (Approx. On fields along Warren Lane, with a few Lesser black backed, herring and black headed gulls) 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Flying over fields) 1 Green Woodpecker (On Playing Field.) 20 Pied Wagtail (Approx,, with meadow pipits) 10 Meadow Pipit (Approx) [Ian Swanson]

Kelvedon Hatch

Kelvedon Hatch 12:45 to 12:45, Dull, light showers
1 Red Kite [Ian Swanson]


Laindon 13:30 to 15:00, Overcast, breezy. Back garden.
2 Robin 1 Blackbird (Male.) 2 Long-tailed Tit 3 Great Tit 21 Greenfinch (At least.) 14 Goldfinch (At least.) 6 Chaffinch (At least.) [Andrew Cox]

Langdon Hills NR EWT

Langdon Hills NR EWT 08:45 to 11:15, Cloudy, breezy, some light rain. Mild. Plotlands.
10 Tufted Duck (Seven males, three females.) 2 Mute Swan (Pair. No sign of last years cygnets.) 1 Kestrel 2 Green Woodpecker (At least.) 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker 15 Redwing (At least.) 2 Fieldfare (Flying over.) 4 Long-tailed Tit 6 Goldfinch (At least. Six near the lake. Three feeding on elm buds at the top of the ridge could have been some of these birds.) 10 Siskin (At least. Feeding on alder seeds by the lake. First this winter.) [Andrew Cox]

Great Totham

Great Totham 09:50 to 10:00, Overcast.
7 Goosander (3m, 4f. Totham Pit (M.A.S.)) 1 Sparrowhawk (Male. Over St. Peter's Church.) 8 Redwing (Horse paddock adj. St. Peter's Church.) [Malcolm Corbett]


Maldon 09:00 to 09:30, Overcast, light rain. Elms Farm Park.
1 Green Woodpecker 2 Song Thrush (Singing.) 8 Pied Wagtail 1 Greenfinch (Calling.) [Malcolm Corbett]