Sylvia atricapilla

BOU Name
Eurasian Blackcap
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Breeding survey data, trends and unusual records. Counts of 10+ indicative of migration or passage. All winter records.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Blackcap 04 Jan 2019 Colchester John Thorogood 1 In my garden
Blackcap 04 Jan 2019 Colchester John Thorogood 1 Female in my garden (forgot to indicate gender)
Blackcap 25 Dec 2018 Colchester John Thorogood 1 Male feeding on honeysuckle berries
Blackcap 19 Dec 2018 Wickford David Petts 2 Males, on fatball and sunflower hearts feeders, in my garden
Blackcap 17 Dec 2018 Broomfield, Chelmsford Peter Heath 1 Feedig on fruit of a crab apple tree in my garden
Blackcap 12 Dec 2018 Rainham Marshes NR RSPB Matt Turner 1
Blackcap 11 Dec 2018 Wivenhoe Richard Allen 1 male Ferry Marsh
Blackcap 05 Dec 2018 Warley Andrew Stroud 1 male feeding in ivy on edge of La Plata Wood, Brentwood Town Centre
Blackcap 24 Oct 2018 Layer-de-la-Haye David Allen 1 A nice surprise in the garden
Blackcap 13 Oct 2018 Naze, The Brian Combes 3
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