Sitename Details
Wix

Wix 09:00 to 13:00,
Chiffchaff (In silver birches in garden) 40 Fieldfare (c. Flew west ) [James Davidson]

Frinton-on-Sea

Frinton-on-Sea 07:00 to 16:00, N-NE4-6. Selected totals. Movement to north unless stated
583 Starling (In off ) Short-eared Owl (South @ 0936) 58 Common Scoter 2 Woodcock (Singles in off) 47 Eider (Group of 2, 4, 6 and c35. Latter v distant and approx half ad male types) 2 Great Northern Diver (South) 36 Siskin Razorbill 50 Knot [Paul Brayshaw]

Mersea Island

Mersea Island 09:00 to 16:30,
700 Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Ray channel DU. ) 1000 Wood Pigeon (Maize stubble Strood channel DU. ) Red-throated Diver ((On sea )Off Seaview beach 15.08pm SE.) Black-throated Diver ((On sea)Off Seaview beach 16.09pm SE.) Tawny Owl (Calling meetings lane MT.) Little Owl (Calling meetings lane MT.) Blackcap (Male firs chase garden DU.) [Stephen Entwistle]

Naze, The

Naze, The 07:15 to 10:30, cool, northerly wind, some sunny spells, rain first thing, low tide
13 Blackbird 7 Meadow Pipit 24 Goldfinch (Mainly north ) 440 Starling (+, mainly in off in small groups and moving west or north) 5 Common Scoter (North ) Brambling (West) 3 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1 on the common and 2 John Weston Reserve ) 15 Siskin (Mainly north) 2 Song Thrush Goldcrest 2 Rock Pipit Reed Bunting 3 Chiffchaff Redwing 2 Red-throated Diver (South ) [Brian Combes]

Great Totham

Great Totham 15:00 to 15:45,
47 Mallard (Totham Pit.) 14 Redwing (Scrub adj. Totham Pit.) Song Thrush (Horse paddock adj. St. Peter's Church.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Stanway Green

Stanway Green 15:10 to 16:05, Water birds were in or around the quarry
12 Canada Goose 2 Shoveler 3 Gadwall Teal Little Grebe 30 Lapwing 9 Common Gull 1200 Herring Gull Little Owl Great Spotted Woodpecker 2 Kestrel 200 Starling Grey Wagtail 2 Meadow Pipit [Oliver Cottis]

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge

Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge 09:05 to 12:05, Sunny, light N wind.
2 Red-legged Partridge 7 Pheasant 8 Greylag Goose 28 Mute Swan Shoveler 20 Gadwall Wigeon 4 Mallard 5 Tufted Duck 9 Rock Dove / Feral Pigeon 24 Wood Pigeon Collared Dove 8 Moorhen 94 Coot 11 Little Grebe Great Crested Grebe 14 Lapwing (Over north) 150 Black-headed Gull (circa.) 50 Herring Gull (circa.) 8 Lesser Black-backed Gull 6 Cormorant Grey Heron Sparrowhawk Buzzard Barn Owl 8 Jay 9 Magpie 20 Jackdaw 10 Carrion Crow 2 Blue Tit 2 Skylark Cetti's Warbler Chiffchaff 2 Wren 18 Blackbird 3 Redwing 3 Song Thrush 2 Robin 5 House Sparrow 2 Dunnock 3 Pied Wagtail 4 Chaffinch 2 Greenfinch 5 Goldfinch Yellowhammer 2 Reed Bunting [Malcolm Corbett]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 11:15,
9 Cattle Egret (10 seen by others opposite Garr farm.) 11 Red-crested Pochard (West LDLH.) Grey Wagtail (South East LDLH. ) 2 Gadwall (A pr LDLH. ) 2 Goosander (A pr LDLH ) [Stephen Entwistle]

Langdon Hills NR EWT

Langdon Hills NR EWT 08:15 to 09:00, Sunny, cold, breezy. Plotlands.
2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (From elm trees arpt the top of the ridge. One drumming, one calling.) 2 Goldcrest [Andrew Cox]