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Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 19:00 to 21:30,
7 Avocet 3 Cuckoo 2 Marsh Harrier 8 Egyptian Goose 5 Reed Bunting 1 Brent Goose [Nico Devereaux]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 09:15 to 10:15, Sun & cloud. Warm.
5 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Including one occupied nest.) 2 Skylark (Singing males.) 2 Coal Tit 1 Nuthatch [Andrew Cox]

Layer Breton

Layer Breton 09:00 to 13:00, Dry, Sunny
2 Lapwing 30 Canada Goose 1 Grey Heron 20 Mallard 1 Great Crested Grebe 15 Tufted Duck [Michael Davies]

Layer Breton 08:00 to 09:15, Causeway - some cloud, dry- only some species recorded
5 Little Egret (+) 4 Grey Heron 3 Barnacle Goose (with Canada geese flock) 1 Egyptian Goose 1 Teal (Male) 5 Shoveler (1 Female) 1 Gadwall (Female) [Paul Everett]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:15 to 08:00, Warm and overcast
1 Bar-headed Goose (Still being mobbed by BH gulls) 12 Common Tern (At least plus chicks) 2 Oystercatcher (Plus chunky chick) 2 Lapwing (Plus 1 chick) 2 Garganey (No sign of pair till 8 am) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 14:45 to 15:15, Warm and sunny - no sign of Garganey pair reported recently.
1 Bar-headed Goose 3 Oystercatcher (2x adult, 1x young) 4 Lapwing (3x adult, 1x young) 20 Common Tern (+) 1 Grey Heron 1 Turtle Dove (flew over GP and then landed on wires behind smaller lake) 20 Sand Martin (+) 2 Whitethroat [Ben Mapp]

Manuden

Manuden 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny
1 Red Kite (Circling village) [Mark Pegrum]

Manuden

Manuden 09:00 to 13:00, Sunny
11 Red Kite (Eleven Kites following hay cutter) 2 Buzzard (Circling above Kites) [Mark Pegrum]

South Woodham Ferrers

South Woodham Ferrers 19:00 to 20:00, Over cast and warm
4 Cetti's Warbler (3 singing adults and a fledged chick. Saltcoats marsh.) 1 Cuckoo (A males working Saltcoats marsh.) [Robert Pease]

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT

Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT 11:45 to 16:00, Rising tide
7 Curlew (Geedon Marsh) 20 Grey Plover (+ Intertidal roost) 2 Cuckoo (+) 6 Nightingale (+ Singing males) 3 Garden Warbler (+ Singing males) 2 Lesser Whitethroat (Singing males) 3 Marsh Harrier (Geedon Marsh) 8 Buzzard (+) 1 Sparrowhawk 3 Kestrel (+) 2 Swift 2 Bullfinch 1 Turtle Dove (Heard, distantly) 3 Ringed Plover (Intertidal) [David L Smith]

Langdon Hills NR EWT

Langdon Hills NR EWT 11:45 to 12:15, Sunny hot. Plotlands.
1 Buzzard 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Kestrel 4 Swift (At least.) 1 Grey Wagtail [Andrew Cox]

Shrub End

Shrub End 16:00 to 16:30,
1 Peregrine Falcon (soaring high on thermals with gulls) [Oliver Cottis]