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Fordham 08:00 to 08:00, Cloudy
1 Cetti's Warbler (Still singing, in 'wrong' habitat, in Blackthorn bushes surrounded by horse paddocks) [Steve Hallam]

Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 17:00,
1 Red-legged Partridge (Field next to feldy view cemetery SE ) 4 Marsh Harrier (2 langenhoe 2 Reeves hall MC) 21 Grey Plover (Pye fleet off Reeves hall marsh MC) 3 Cuckoo (Maydays MC ) 3 Sandwich Tern (Flew in colne off park DU) 10 Avocet (9 adults 1 chick golf house saltings pools DU) 3 Redshank (Off cudmore grove DU ) 6 Greylag Goose (Grazing fields cudmore grove DU ) 1 Yellow Wagtail (Cudmore grove DU ) 1 Sedge Warbler (Cudmore grove DU ) 1 Pochard (Cudmore grove DU ) 1 Little Owl (Calling bromans farm DU) 2 Great Crested Grebe (Off cudmore grove SE) 3 Cormorant (Off cudmore grove SE) 1 Curlew (Off cudmore grove SE) 1 Common Tern (Off cudmore grove SE) 1 Black-headed Gull (On nest golf house saltings pools DU ) 2 Lapwing (Grazing fields cudmore grove DU ) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Cudmore grove area DU ,CHINESE WATER DEER on grass field Reeves hall marshes from seawall ran off quickly very elusive (looked for most days last seen 25th May) [Stephen Entwistle]

Great Waltham

Great Waltham 18:45 to 19:45, Clear, warm
1 Little Owl (Sitting on road sign, Pleshey Road) [Kevin Poulton]

Ford End

Ford End 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny, hot
4 Red Kite (2 separate pairs, about 2 miles apart ) [Barry Beischer]

Great Totham

Great Totham 13:30 to 13:30, Sunny, warm. light SW wind.
1 Red Kite (Taking road kill squirrel from Prince of Wales Road.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea

Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea 10:00 to 13:00, Sunny, warm.
2 Shelduck (Pair.) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Adult.) 16 Oystercatcher (Including a pair with two well grown but still downy young. Two birds looked to be sitting on nests.) 2 Redshank 1 Greenshank 50 Black-headed Gull (At least. Including a couple of downy young.) 4 Common Tern (At least. Fishing the creek. Catches being carried west, in the direction of Bowers.) 2 Swallow [Andrew Cox]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:00 to 09:15, Sunny, warm.
3 Green Woodpecker (At least. Including one juv calling.) 2 Skylark (Singing males.) 1 Nuthatch 2 Linnet [Andrew Cox]

East Mersea

East Mersea 09:00 to 13:00, Dry, sunny, warm, flooding tide
4 Greenfinch 1 Tufted Duck 10 Mallard 2 Pochard 2 Blue Tit [Michael Davies]


Copford 10:00 to 10:00,
1 Raven (Moulting adult flew over Copford Hall calling) [Steve Grimwade]

Holland Haven

Holland Haven 06:40 to 10:30, Sunny, clear; Frinton to Holland Haven
14 Avocet (on scape) 2 Cetti's Warbler 8 Sedge Warbler 10 Reed Warbler 6 Reed Bunting 1 Mediterranean Gull 6 Swallow (Including one seen briefly with orange red underparts ) 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Whitethroat 2 Oystercatcher 4 House Martin 2 Shelduck 2 Redshank 12 Linnet 2 Buzzard 4 Meadow Pipit 4 Skylark [Andrew Goodey]