Long-eared Owl

Asio otus


Scarce resident, regular passage migrant and winter visitor.



BOU Name
Long-eared Owl
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Long-eared Owl 18 Feb 2019 Terling Thomas Gilbert 1 Flew over road and in to conifers.
Long-eared Owl 12 Jul 2018 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Called four times, sounded like a male
Long-eared Owl 14 Jul 2017 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 3 Juvs, flushed from hedgerow
Long-eared Owl 18 May 2017 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Flew across a gap in a hedge and landed on top of a post, turned and looked at me for a few seconds then flew off! Presumably out in the day as it could not hunt last night because of the rainfall.
Long-eared Owl 23 Jan 2016 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 In flight at dusk.
Long-eared Owl 28 Dec 2015 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Hunting at dusk among the scrub. Probably a second seen shortly after.
Long-eared Owl 23 Dec 2015 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Hunting among the scrub at dusk
Long-eared Owl 06 Dec 2015 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Hunting near RSPB centre, 16:30
Long-eared Owl 01 Nov 2015 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 very damp bird sitting on seawall just before the Whalings (Golf course beach huts) @ 0650. We met in the gloom at c1m range before the owl reluctantly flapped south into the murk
Long-eared Owl 30 Oct 2015 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 in off the sea @ 1032 into undercliff bushes
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