Eider

Somateria mollissima


Winter visitor and passage migrant with small numbers in summer.



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Common Eider
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Eider 15 Nov 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 8 N (1+7 - group of 8 at Holland Haven lost one before reaching Frinton!)
Eider 05 Nov 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 3
Eider 01 Nov 2019 Southend-on-Sea Andrew Cox 4 Male & three females east. Close to the pier.
Eider 29 Oct 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 4 Flock drifted up with the tide
Eider 29 Oct 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 2
Eider 27 Oct 2019 Colne Pt Graham Upton 1 Immature, very friendly with a brent goose, swimming near shingle bank
Eider 23 Oct 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 4 north
Eider 13 Oct 2019 Brightlingsea Richard Allen 1 female
Eider 25 Sep 2019 East Mersea Steve Grimwade 1 Female
Eider 21 Sep 2019 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Andrew Cox 1 Imm. male.
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