Bowers Marsh (RSPB)

The following analysis is derived solely from the records captured on the EBwS website.

There were 30 visits in 2021 with a total of 114 different species recorded by 12 observers throughout the year (by comparison 97 species were recorded in 2020 from 24 visits).. There were more sightings recorded of Glossy Ibis (2), Red-necked Phalarope (1) than any other location.

Top Recorded locations - 2021

Visits by Month in 2021

Records at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) in 2021

Species Status Count
Avocet Regular 6
Bar-tailed Godwit Regular 1
Barn Owl Regular 1
Barnacle Goose Scarce 1
Bearded Tit Scarce 15
Black Swan Scarce 1
Black-headed Gull Abundant 3
Black-necked Grebe Scarce 3
Black-tailed Godwit Regular 11
Blackbird Abundant 1
Blackcap Regular 1
Blue Tit Abundant 1
Brent Goose Regular 1
Buzzard Regular 15
Canada Goose Regular 1
Carrion Crow Regular 1
Caspian Tern Description (BBRC) 1
Cetti's Warbler Regular 8
Chaffinch Regular 3
Chiffchaff Abundant 1
Common Gull Regular 1
Common Sandpiper Regular 1
Common Tern Regular 5
Coot Regular 1
Cormorant Regular 1
Corn Bunting Regular 2
Cuckoo Regular 1
Curlew Regular 5
Dunlin Abundant 7
Dunnock Regular 1
Egyptian Goose Regular 2
Fieldfare Regular 5
Gadwall Regular 2
Glossy Ibis Description (EBSIP) 2
Goldeneye Regular 3
Goldfinch Regular 5
Grasshopper Warbler Scarce 2
Great Black-backed Gull Regular 1
Great Crested Grebe Regular 2
Great Tit Abundant 1
Great White Egret Scarce 3
Green Sandpiper Regular 5
Green Woodpecker Regular 1
Greenfinch Regular 2
Greenshank Regular 10
Grey Heron Regular 3
Grey Plover Regular 3
Greylag Goose Regular 1
Herring Gull Regular 1
Hobby Regular 7
House Sparrow Abundant 1
Kestrel Regular 14
Lapwing Abundant 4
Lesser Whitethroat Regular 6
Little Grebe Regular 2
Little Ringed Plover Regular 4
Little Stint Regular 4
Long-tailed Tit Regular 1
Magpie Abundant 1
Mallard Abundant 1
Marsh Harrier Regular 16
Mediterranean Gull Regular 9
Moorhen Abundant 1
Mute Swan Regular 1
Nightingale Scarce 1
Oystercatcher Regular 1
Peregrine Falcon Regular 7
Pied Wagtail Regular 1
Pintail Regular 6
Pochard Regular 2
Purple Heron Description (EBSIP) 1
Raven Scarce 2
Red-necked Phalarope Description (EBSIP) 1
Redshank Regular 5
Redstart Scarce 1
Redwing Regular 1
Reed Bunting Regular 6
Reed Warbler Regular 2
Ring Ouzel Scarce 1
Ringed Plover Regular 3
Robin Abundant 1
Rock Dove / Feral Pigeon Regular 1
Rook Regular 1
Ruff Regular 3
Sand Martin Regular 1
Sedge Warbler Regular 2
Shelduck Regular 1
Short-eared Owl Scarce 2
Shoveler Regular 2
Siskin Regular 1
Skylark Regular 1
Snipe Regular 5
Song Thrush Regular 1
Sparrowhawk Regular 7
Spoonbill Scarce 1
Spotted Redshank Regular 1
Starling Abundant 1
Stock Dove Regular 2
Stonechat Regular 8
Swallow Regular 6
Swift Regular 1
Teal Abundant 2
Tufted Duck Regular 5
Water Rail Regular 8
Wheatear Regular 3
Whimbrel Regular 1
Whinchat Regular 2
White-fronted Goose Regular 1
Whitethroat Regular 3
Wigeon Abundant 2
Willow Warbler Regular 1
Wood Pigeon Abundant 1
Yellow Wagtail Regular 8
Yellowhammer Regular 1