The Southend Ornithological Group (SOG) is an informal group of birders who watch and record birds from sites in the Southend area of Essex, England. Some areas of this website, such as record submission and the chat forum, are restricted to known SOG birders.
For news of recent observations, click Bird News.
|Bird News:||30/04/2016 22:31:18|
|Chat Forum:||23/04/2016 18:56:10|
|[ > 48 hrs ago, within last 48 hrs, within last 24 hrs]|
Interesting birds seen in the last 5 days, most recent first. Amber indicates scarce, red indicates rare (Essex requires notes or a description).
|Species||Max. Count||Location||Last Reported|
|Short-eared Owl||2||Lower Raypits||30/04/2016|
|Short-eared Owl||1||West Canvey Marsh (RSPB)||30/04/2016|
|Nightingale||1||West Canvey Marsh (RSPB)||30/04/2016|
|Arctic Tern||4||Canvey Point||29/04/2016|
|Short-eared Owl||1||Canvey Wick||29/04/2016|
|Grasshopper Warbler||1||Canvey Wick||29/04/2016|
|Bearded Tit||1||Bowers Marsh (RSPB)||28/04/2016|
- 06/02/2016 Paul Baker has completed the summary of SOG birds for 2015. Read it here.