Turdus merula

Abundant resident, passage migrant and winter visitor.

BOU Name
Common Blackbird
Data Required
Breeding survey data, trends and unusual records. Records/counts indicative of migration or passage.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Blackbird 27 Jun 2020 Boreham Graham Ekins 1 3rd nesting occuring 27th June in ivy covered tree,re-lining old nest
Blackbird 18 Jun 2020 Ardleigh Reservoir Matt Turner 4
Blackbird 15 Jun 2020 Clacton-on-Sea Jesbin Joseph Siby 2 Nesting in giant conifer tree behind shed
Blackbird 21 May 2020 Tiptree Ross Wilkins 5
Blackbird 19 May 2020 Epping Graham Pentelow 1
Blackbird 14 May 2020 Wickford David Hale 5 2 pair, 1 juvenile.
Blackbird 13 May 2020 TL9324 Steve Grimwade 6 Pair with 4 juveniles
Blackbird 11 May 2020 Wivenhoe Michael Davies 1 Perched in bush Wivenhoe Marsh
Blackbird 08 May 2020 Great Baddow, Chelmsford Malcolm Cresswell 1
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