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Frinton-on-Sea 08:00 to 17:00, N2-4 initially 0/8 then weather front 8/8
454 Goldfinch 21 Siskin 720 Redwing (in off and west) 123 Chaffinch (in off and west) Arctic Skua 48 Song Thrush (in off and west) 44 Blackbird (in off and west) 18 Fieldfare (in off and west) Great Skua 34 Brambling (in off and west) [Paul Brayshaw]

Stanway Green

Stanway Green 14:40 to 14:45, Sunny.
White Stork (unringed, circled Warren Lane and eventually landed near the Tarmac entrance. Viewed from footpath TL946.230) 3 Skylark 4 Meadow Pipit [David Allen]

Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 18:00,
6 Common Scoter (4.30pm Seawatch off Coopers beach MC SE) Greenshank (Morning flew up Strood channel DU.) Red-throated Diver (4.35pm(full summer)seawatch off Coopers beach SE MC.) [Stephen Entwistle]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:30 to 16:30, High tide c 17:00 - highlights
Stonechat 45 Redwing (+ Mobile flock) Kingfisher Red Kite Marsh Harrier Buzzard Kestrel 2 Cetti's Warbler (Calling males) Curlew Sandpiper Sparrowhawk House Sparrow Snipe [David L Smith]

Great Holland Pits NR

Great Holland Pits NR 14:20 to 15:30,
Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Buzzard 6 Song Thrush 700 Redwing (+ in total; flocks heading W over reserve, with some dropping in briefly ) Sparrowhawk Kestrel (+) [Liz Huxley]

Great Totham

Great Totham 16:30 to 16:30,
Sparrowhawk (Female. Flew fast and low over arable field and put up two birds, one of which it took.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Naze, The

Naze, The 07:00 to 11:00, NW wind, overcast, cool first thing
Guillemot (On sea first thing) 15 Pied Wagtail 17 Meadow Pipit Jack Snipe (West over common, first thing) 5 Reed Bunting 72 Goldfinch (+, in groups mainly moving south) 2 Green Woodpecker Redwing (West, first for me of the autumn, several others flying over the house this afternoon ) 2 Sparrowhawk (+, several sightings, including one bird circling offshore before drifting south) Chinese Muntjac 6 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1 common, 1 escarpment, 1 by main sycamore clump, 1 south of John Weston Reserve and 2 in it) 4 Goldcrest 5 Skylark (West) Great Spotted Woodpecker (At least 1 on site) Grey Heron 3 Blackcap 3 Chiffchaff 5 Siskin 2 Brambling [Brian Combes]

Little Waltham

Little Waltham 15:00 to 16:00, overcasr
2 Red Kite [David Saville]


Wrabness 14:30 to 15:30, Cloudy.
Jay Green Woodpecker Stonechat (Male) Dark-bellied Brent Goose (200 (Good estimate )) 80 Wigeon (Estimate ) 5 Little Egret [Peter Brittain]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 08:50 to 11:40, Cloud and sun, light NW wind.
122 Canada Goose 2 Greylag Goose 32 Mute Swan 5 Egyptian Goose 2 Gadwall 24 Mallard 2 Pochard 25 Tufted Duck Moorhen 104 Coot 7 Little Grebe 10 Great Crested Grebe 2 Cormorant 2 Grey Heron Little Egret 2 Buzzard Barn Owl Kingfisher Kestrel (Female.) 6 Jay Skylark 2 Cetti's Warbler (Heard only.) 2 Chiffchaff Song Thrush 5 Robin Pied Wagtail 3 Meadow Pipit 2 Yellowhammer [Malcolm Corbett]