Short-eared Owl

Asio flammeus


Rare breeder, coastal passage migrant and winter visitor.



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

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Short-eared Owl 08 Dec 2019 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Brian Bolton 1 Distantly over seawall
Short-eared Owl 04 Dec 2019 Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) John Sutherby 1 Hunting over Obs saltmarsh, dropped down and caught something, then flew inland carrying the prey.
Short-eared Owl 03 Dec 2019 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries David Hale 5 First one showing at 14 15.
Short-eared Owl 01 Dec 2019 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Steve Grimwade 7
Short-eared Owl 24 Nov 2019 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Andrew Allen 4 +
Short-eared Owl 21 Nov 2019 Abbotts Hall Farm NR EWT Alan Shearring 1
Short-eared Owl 21 Nov 2019 Rainham Marshes NR RSPB Steve Grimwade 1
Short-eared Owl 17 Nov 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Brian Combes 3 2 quartering the field directly south of the golf course and one over marsh further south
Short-eared Owl 08 Nov 2019 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries David Hale 1 Showed well for 25 minutes, sea wall opposite car park.
Short-eared Owl 06 Nov 2019 Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) John Sutherby 2 1 high south, 1 hunting Lure Field/Marsh
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