Wildfowl numbers increased.

Mute Swan – 52, mainly concentrated around New Lane Bridge
Brent Goose – Estimated 560 across the area
Shelduck – 58 on the marsh
Wigeon – estimated 40 in area
Teal – estimated 220 across area
Pintail – 18 (9 pairs) on marsh
Red-breasted Merganser – 6 in estuary
Great Crested Grebe – 3 feeding in estuary
Little Egret – 6 in area
Kestrel – 1 hunting over Hurst
Red-throated Diver – 2 east through Narrows
Gannet – 4 fishing off Dolphin Bank
Grey Plover – 17 in creeks
Dunlin – estimated 750 across the marsh and creeks
Black-tailed Godwit – 65 in area
Curlew – 20 across patch