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Langdon Hills NR EWT

Langdon Hills NR EWT 15:30 to 15:40,
1 Grey Wagtail (Female, feeding by pond near C.P. boundary. Also 1 Grey Wagtail in Stanford-le-Hope garage block, 21 March 2021) [Jon Hunter]

Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea

Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea 18:00 to 20:00, Very windy
4 Mediterranean Gull 5 Common Tern 4 Arctic Tern [Philip Chalk]

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries

Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries 15:00 to 17:00, Very windy
4 Yellow Wagtail 1 Corn Bunting 1 Grey Plover 35 Dunlin 8 Linnet [Philip Chalk]

Hanningfield Reservoir

Hanningfield Reservoir 14:00 to 16:00, Overcast, wind getting up
1 Little Egret 2 Egyptian Goose 7 Red-crested Pochard (4 males, 3 females) 100 Swift (at least. Followed swallows in) 200 Swallow (Lots) 10 House Martin (with swallows) 1 Oystercatcher (On island) 5 Common Tern (pair prospecting on raft) 1 Marsh Harrier (male hunting over reedbed) [Ian Swanson]

Wickford

Wickford 12:15 to 14:20, Walk from Shotgate to Dollyman's Farm footpaths - highlights only. Cloudy with strong wind.
1 Peregrine Falcon (Large bird, presumably female, flying and landing around pylons near "Splatoon" car park.) 2 Lesser Whitethroat (At least 2 possibly 3) 8 Whitethroat 3 Blackcap 4 Chiffchaff [Martin Singleton]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 14:30 to 15:30, Cloudy
5 Yellow Wagtail 4 Common Tern 2 Whitethroat 1 Lesser Whitethroat 2 Blackcap 3 Chiffchaff 150 Swallow (+) 50 House Martin (+) 20 Sand Martin (+) 6 Swift 1 Red-legged Partridge [Graham Barber ]

Friday Wood

Friday Wood 10:00 to 12:00, Sunny and windy
8 Nightingale 2 Lesser Whitethroat 20 Whitethroat 10 Chiffchaff 2 Garden Warbler 2 Reed Bunting 5 Reed Warbler (Along river) 2 Shelduck 2 Egyptian Goose 1 Little Egret 1 Cuckoo 2 Bullfinch 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Tawny Owl 3 Swallow 2 Kestrel [Yvonne Watling]

Shrub End

Shrub End 06:00 to 08:15, dawn chorus walk
2 Nightingale 1 Garden Warbler 1 Lesser Whitethroat 5 Whitethroat 5 Blackcap 2 Chiffchaff 1 Mistle Thrush 1 Song Thrush 1 Yellow Wagtail 3 Swallow 2 Swift 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Greylag Goose 1 Kestrel 1 Meadow Pipit 5 Skylark [Oliver Cottis]

Chigborough Lakes

Chigborough Lakes 12:00 to 13:30, Cool and windy.
2 Cuckoo (Male and female. Very obliging, sighted on numerous occasions.) 10 Chiffchaff 7 Blackcap 1 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only.) 1 Sparrowhawk 4 Little Egret 2 Cormorant [Tony Thomas]

Chigborough Lakes 13:00 to 14:30, Cloudy
1 Cuckoo (Seen and heard at usual area ) 2 Cetti's Warbler 4 Swift 1 Reed Warbler 4 Swallow 3 Blackcap 2 Chiffchaff 1 Lesser Whitethroat 3 Whitethroat [Graham Barber ]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 10:30 to 11:15, Overcast but bright. Windy
2 Pochard (1 with four mallards drakes, 1 with pair of mallards) 2 Common Tern 2 Gadwall (Pair) 1 Whitethroat 1 Long-tailed Tit 1 Greylag Goose (pair with 7 goslings) [Paul Everett]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 14:30 to 15:15, Dry and windy
11 Common Tern (Probably more) 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Singing close to layby ) 1 Shelduck 2 Oystercatcher (Pair) 30 Sand Martin (At least ) 10 Swallow (At least ) 10 House Martin ( At least ) [Brian Bolton]