Sitename Details
Holland Haven

Holland Haven 11:00 to 12:00,
1 Waxwing (On bushes between carpark and orchard ) [Barbara Leport]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 11:00 to 15:30, Cold and sunny
25 Goosander 1 Hen Harrier (Ring tail briefly at Abberton church ) 3 Kestrel 1 Buzzard 10 Ruff 5 Dunlin 1 Green Sandpiper 5 Scaup (Ldlh causeway ) 1 Long-tailed Duck 1 Smew (Red head ldlh causeway ) 20 Egyptian Goose 2 Stonechat 10 Great White Egret (All over the reservoir ) [Yvonne Watling]

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO)

Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) 09:45 to 15:15,
2 Common Scoter 1 Red-throated Diver 20 Little Egret 1 Marsh Harrier 1 Hen Harrier (Ring tail (probably juv male)) 1 Little Owl (Othona hedgerow.) 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (1 male & 1 female on Obs feeders.) 1 Kestrel 1 Merlin 20 Long-tailed Tit (+.) 1 Dartford Warbler ( Female frequenting Suaeda bushes around Obs area.) 1 Goldcrest 10 Robin [John Sutherby]

Little Waltham

Little Waltham 08:00 to 08:15, sunny
4 Jay [David Saville]

TQ5993

TQ5993 09:00 to 15:00,
2 Raven (Pair flew low west over my garden. Croaking as they flew over - they are lou!) 1 Greenfinch 2 Goldfinch 1 Chaffinch 2 Coal Tit 4 Great Tit 6 Blue Tit 2 Dunnock 4 Collared Dove 4 Redwing (All birds Kings Chase/Westbury Road area, Brentwood ) [Andrew Stroud]

Naze, The

Naze, The 06:30 to 12:00, cold first thing with some frost, clear, westerly wind, high tide
8 Lapwing (West first thing) 19 Meadow Pipit 1 Common Scoter 8 Redwing 5 Fieldfare 220 Wood Pigeon (+, a few groups west first thing) 5 Cetti's Warbler (Singing, 1, unusually, by farm pond, 1 undercliff, 1 north of escarpment, 2 in John Weston Reserve ) 1 Blackcap 2 Sparrowhawk 19 Goldcrest 1 Chinese Muntjac 4 Song Thrush 29 Blackbird 2 Firecrest (John Weston Reserve ) 1 Merlin (Saltmarsh towards Stone Point ) 2 Rock Pipit 4 Red-breasted Merganser (Flew into Hamford Water) 1 Peregrine Falcon (Stone Point ) 2 Red-throated Diver (1 south and 1 Stone Point ) 1 Black-throated Diver (Stone Point ) [Brian Combes]

Wrabness

Wrabness 11:30 to 13:00,
12 Goldfinch (+) 2 Goldcrest 2 Lesser Redpoll 2 Siskin 1 Green Woodpecker 2 Buzzard 10 Red-breasted Merganser (+) 10 Great Crested Grebe (+) 2 Common Scoter (females) 2 Goldeneye 2 Redwing (+) [Liz Huxley]

Harwich

Harwich 12:00 to 12:00, sunny, fine cold (sightings from Landguard Point). Hide tide retreating.
1 Purple Sandpiper (flew from Essex side to jetty at Landguard point) 1 Sparrowhawk (mobbed over Harwich mobile tower by crows) [Sean Gregory]

Abberton Reservoir

Abberton Reservoir 09:00 to 11:30, Cold, sunny, slight wind
2 Bewick's Swan (Wigborough Bay distant from screen) 1 Long-tailed Duck (East from LDLH causeway) 1 Great White Egret (Hide Bay) 12 Goosander (East From LB causeway) [Andrew Wilson]

Abberton Reservoir 12:30 to 14:15, Beautiful
1 Great White Egret 2 Bewick's Swan (asleep in Wigborough Bay) 2 Long-tailed Duck (Pair on Layer de la Haye causeway) 6 Scaup (LDLH causeway all female) 7 Ruff (Wigborough Bay) 20 Dunlin 2 Black-tailed Godwit 1 Redshank 2 Goosander (sleeping males) 2 Kestrel 1 Buzzard [David Allen]

Abberton Reservoir 14:05 to 14:45, Layer-de-la-Haye Causeway only
3 Great White Egret 1 Little Egret 1 Kestrel 1 Redshank 3 Goosander (males) 1 Smew (mobile redhead) 2 Long-tailed Duck 10 Scaup (mainly females) [Sean Gregory]

Thorndon CP (South)

Thorndon CP (South) 08:00 to 09:00, Foggy, cold.
1 Green Woodpecker 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Mistle Thrush 2 Goldcrest 1 Treecreeper 1 Nuthatch (At least.) 6 Goldfinch [Andrew Cox]