Dark-bellied Brent Goose

Branta bernicla bernicla


Very common winter visitor and passage migrant.



BOU Name
Dark-bellied Brent Goose
Data Required
Counts of 250+. Assessment of numbers of juveniles as a percentage of flocks. Early and late dates. Comments on large numbers arriving early/departing late. All inland and inner Thames records
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 17 Mar 2019 Heybridge Basin Tony Kennelly 20
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 10 Mar 2019 Mistley Matt Turner 250
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 02 Mar 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 444 12 flocks, szie 2-125, majority distant and heading out east, some v high
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 01 Mar 2019 Copt Hall, Little Wigborough David Allen 40
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 24 Feb 2019 Oakley Marshes, Hamford Water Malcolm Riddler 350
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 24 Feb 2019 Tollesbury Wick NR EWT Daniel Whitelegg 600 Large flocks at low tide off the seawall
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 23 Feb 2019 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT Andrew Allen 100
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 23 Feb 2019 Tollesbury Wick NR EWT Emma Robinson 40
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 21 Feb 2019 Goldhanger Alan Shearring 650 no rings
Dark-bellied Brent Goose 15 Feb 2019 Stow Marsh Alan Shearring 1000 in scattered mobile flocks
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