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Stanford Warren

Stanford Warren 07:30 to 09:00, Fine and sunny, light SW wind,
6 Cetti's Warbler 1 Reed Bunting (Singing male) 1 Buzzard 1 Cuckoo (Male) [Paul Larkin]

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT)

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) 07:30 to 12:00, Hot and sunny, light SW wind, rising tide
1 Reed Bunting (Golden Gates) 1 Buzzard (On the tip) 2 Cuckoo (Pair, Golden Gates) 1 Stonechat (By the VC approach road) 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Juv near the out car park) 1 Nightingale (Singing again near Butts Lane/entrance road) 43 Coot (10 on the pit to the south of the tip, the rest Golden Gates) 14 Tufted Duck (Six, including four drakes, Golden Gates, eight, including four drakes, on the pit to the south of the tip) 2 Lesser Whitethroat (Golden Gates and near the pit to the south of the tip) 4 Mute Swan (Two each Golden Gates and the pit to the south of the tip) 3 Great Crested Grebe (Golden Gates) 45 Greylag Goose (Golden Gates) 40 Canada Goose (Golden Gates) 1 Gadwall (Golden Gates) 2 Pochard (Females, one each Golden Gates and the pit to the south of the tip) 6 Little Grebe (On the pit to the south of the tip) 1 Little Egret (In the managed retreat) 206 Shelduck (Mucking Bay) 2 Curlew (Mucking Bay) 2 Cetti's Warbler (Golden Gates) 5 Corn Bunting (On the approach road and near the VC) [Paul Larkin]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 07:30 to 08:00, Sunny and warm
1 Bar-headed Goose ( Of unknown origin ) 1 Turtle Dove (Singing briefly but not located) 2 Lapwing (Plus chick) [Brian Bolton]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 08:00 to 09:30, Sunny, warm dry
86 Greylag Goose 30 Canada Goose 1 Bar-headed Goose (Thanks to Brian Bolton for pointing it out) 1 Pochard (M) 9 Common Tern 2 Oystercatcher (plus chick) 2 Pied Wagtail 2 Lapwing (plus 2 chicks) 1 Turtle Dove (On wires to rear of fishing lake and then feeding on ground) 1 Stock Dove 1 Buzzard 1 Gadwall (M) 1 Great Crested Grebe [Paul Everett]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 11:30 to 12:20, Sunny and very warm.
1 Bar-headed Goose (still present with Canada and Greylag geese) 2 Garganey (pair along water's edge on SW to W side) [George Brown]

Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford 17:30 to 18:30, Warm
2 Garganey (Pair on South Bank ) 1 Bar-headed Goose (Still) 1 Turtle Dove (Singing from wires at back of Fishing lake ) [Brian Bolton]

Chelmer Village, Chelmsford

Chelmer Village, Chelmsford 18:00 to 19:00, Warm, sunny.
1 Blackcap 2 Whitethroat 6 Chiffchaff 1 Green Woodpecker 1 Pheasant 50 Starling (50+) 20 Rook 3 Swallow [Philip Davie]


Doddinghurst 14:00 to 16:00, Sunny hot
4 Swift (Still around when callers on) 1 Red Kite 1 Buzzard 1 Grey Heron (Flying very high ) [Ann Darnell]


Doddinghurst 09:00 to 10:00, Sunny
4 Swift (Checking out my callers again ) 1 Ring-necked Parakeet 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (Juvenile ) [Ann Darnell]


Beckton 08:00 to 12:00, Suuny/warm
1 Buzzard 2 Cuckoo 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 Blackcap 1 Cetti's Warbler (Singing) [Gary A James]


TL8608 11:00 to 11:30, Sunny, light SW wind.
15 Swift (+. Noisily over Lawling estate, Heybridge.) [Malcolm Corbett]

Cindery Island, Brightlingsea Creek

Cindery Island, Brightlingsea Creek 09:00 to 13:00,
2 Little Tern 2 Oystercatcher (pair with nest, 2 eggs, on old pontoon) 4 Herring Gull (two pairs nesting on old boats, one with one well grown young the other with 3 small chicks) [Richard Allen]

Great Totham

Great Totham 03:55 to 04:10, Warm.
1 Buzzard (Calling repeatedly, then flew low and dropped into horse paddocks N. of Captain's Wood.) [Malcolm Corbett]