South East Essex RSPB Field Walk and Coach Trip Reports 2019

Best species count so far - 104 at RSPB Minsmere, Suffolk on the 14/05/06
Best birds - Black-winged Pratincole, Stodmarsh NNR, Kent 17/05/09
Red-footed Falcon, RSPB Lakenheath Fen, 19/05/13
Glossy Ibis, Wat Tyler Country Park, 11/09/15
Radde's Warbler, Dungeness 15/10/17

Field Walk

Southend Pier - Sunday 20th January 2019

Sunny, cold

Brent Goose, Eider (x9), Cormorant, Shag, Great Crested Grebe, Sanderling, Turnstone, Kittiwake, Black-headed Gull, Mediterranean Gull (included yellow ring 2H71), Herring Gull, Carrion Crow.

Species count: 12

Kittiwake
Kittiwake, Southend Pier.




Field Walk

RSPB Wallasea Island - Monday 7th January 2019

cloudy, cold

Pheasant, Cormorant, Little Egret, Pintail, Mute Swan, Canada Goose, Greylag Goose, Mallard, Marsh Harrier, Hen Harrier, Sparrowhawk, Kestrel, Peregrine Falcon, Curlew, Golden Plover (1,000+), Grey Plover, Lapwing, Starling, Skylark, Common, Gull, Black-headed Gull, Herring Gull, Meadow Pipit, Reed Bunting, Corn Bunting, House Sparrow, Carrion Crow, Shelduck, Oystercatcher, Brent Goose, Teal, Wigeon, Redshank, Great Black-backed Gull, Dunlin, Linnet, Grey Heron, Shoveler, Black-tailed Godwit, Wigeon, Moorhen, Stock Dove.

Species count: 42

Sparrowhawk

RSPB Group