The EBwS Bird News provides a summary of sightings for the past 14 days.
  • Headline News highlights interesting birds categorised as locally scarce or where the EBwS requires full notes/descriptions
  • Reports provides the full details of the sightings submitted to this website as well as other records e.g. from the East London Birders Forum
  • Table provides the same information as Reports but in a tabular format
  • Photos highlights the latest photos that have been uploaded to the website

Amber indicates a local or uncommon species, red indicates EBwS requires notes, bold red indicates EBwS requires a description.

Tuesday 17 May
Friday Wood:
Golden Oriole, Nightingale
Monday 16 May
Naze, The:
Nightingale
Sunday 15 May
Copford:
Nightingale
Friday Wood:
Raven, 13 Nightingale
Saturday 14 May
Naze, The:
Nightingale
Friday 13 May
Naze, The:
8 Barnacle Goose, Garganey, Nightingale, Redstart
Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT:
6 Nightingale
Thursday 12 May
Beckton:
Osprey
Naze, The:
Nightingale
Abberton Reservoir:
2 Great White Egret, Nightingale, 2 Black Swan
Wednesday 11 May
Abberton Reservoir:
Hooded Merganser, Black Swan
Naze, The:
Nightingale
Richmond's Green, Thaxted:
Nightingale
Wivenhoe:
Osprey
Tuesday 10 May
Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge:
Black Swan
Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge:
Great White Egret
Naze, The:
Nightingale, Wood Warbler
Mersea Island:
Great White Egret
Abberton Reservoir:
Great White Egret, Nightingale
Monday 09 May
Naze, The:
2 Nightingale
Westley Heights:
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Langdon Hills NR EWT:
Nightingale
TQ7799:
Nightingale
Abberton Reservoir:
Spoonbill, 2 Black-winged Stilt, Little Gull, 2 Nightingale
Gosbeck's Farm, Colchester:
3 Nightingale
Heybridge GP:
2 Bearded Tit
Sunday 08 May
Danbury Common:
24 Nightingale, 2 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Beckton:
Goshawk
Howlands Marsh NR, St Osyth:
Osprey
Abberton Reservoir:
Nightingale, Little Gull
TL9522:
3 Nightingale
TL9622:
2 Nightingale
Wrabness:
Nightingale
Great Baddow, Chelmsford:
2 Nightingale
TL9323:
3 Nightingale
Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT):
Nightingale, South African Shelduck
Stanway Green:
3 Nightingale
West Canvey Marshes RSPB:
Little Gull
Saturday 07 May
Maldon:
6 Nightingale
Chipping Ongar:
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Westley Heights:
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Danbury Common:
20 Nightingale
Lingwood Common:
Nightingale, Raven
Layer Breton:
Great White Egret
Abberton Reservoir:
Nightingale, 2 Great White Egret
Wrabness:
2+ Nightingale
Naze, The:
2 Nightingale
TM0020:
3 Nightingale
Friday 06 May
Epping:
Goshawk
Great Totham:
Nightingale