Bowers Marsh (RSPB)

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

There were 24 visits in 2020 with a total of 97 different species recorded by 11 observers throughout the year (by comparison 65 species were recorded in 2019 from 19 visits).. There were more sightings recorded of Grasshopper Warbler (4), White Stork (1) than any other location.

Top Recorded locations - 2020

Visits by Month in 2020

Records at Bowers Marsh (RSPB) in 2020

Species Status Count
Avocet Regular 7
Barnacle Goose Scarce 5
Bearded Tit Scarce 11
Black Redstart Scarce 1
Black-headed Gull Abundant 1
Black-necked Grebe Scarce 9
Black-tailed Godwit Regular 4
Blackbird Abundant 1
Blue Tit Abundant 1
Buzzard Regular 8
Canada Goose Regular 2
Carrion Crow Regular 1
Cetti's Warbler Regular 5
Chaffinch Regular 1
Chiffchaff Abundant 2
Collared Dove Regular 1
Common Sandpiper Regular 2
Common Tern Regular 5
Coot Regular 1
Cormorant Regular 1
Corn Bunting Regular 2
Cuckoo Regular 3
Curlew Regular 3
Dunlin Abundant 1
Fieldfare Regular 3
Gadwall Regular 1
Garganey Scarce 1
Goldfinch Regular 4
Grasshopper Warbler Scarce 4
Great Black-backed Gull Regular 1
Great Crested Grebe Regular 1
Great Tit Abundant 1
Great White Egret Scarce 1
Green Sandpiper Regular 5
Green Woodpecker Regular 4
Greenfinch Regular 2
Greenshank Regular 1
Grey Heron Regular 1
Grey Plover Regular 1
Grey Wagtail Regular 1
Greylag Goose Regular 2
Herring Gull Regular 1
Hobby Regular 4
House Martin Regular 1
Jackdaw Regular 1
Kestrel Regular 9
Kingfisher Regular 1
Lapwing Abundant 4
Lesser Black-backed Gull Regular 1
Linnet Regular 4
Little Egret Regular 1
Little Grebe Regular 2
Little Ringed Plover Regular 5
Magpie Abundant 1
Mallard Abundant 1
Marsh Harrier Regular 12
Meadow Pipit Regular 1
Mediterranean Gull Regular 7
Merlin Regular 1
Moorhen Abundant 1
Mute Swan Regular 2
Oystercatcher Regular 4
Peregrine Falcon Regular 3
Pheasant Regular 1
Pied Wagtail Regular 1
Pintail Regular 6
Pochard Regular 2
Raven Scarce 2
Redshank Regular 5
Reed Bunting Regular 6
Reed Warbler Regular 1
Robin Abundant 1
Rock Pipit Regular 1
Rook Regular 1
Sand Martin Regular 1
Scaup Regular 1
Sedge Warbler Regular 1
Shoveler Regular 1
Skylark Regular 1
Snipe Regular 2
Song Thrush Regular 1
Sparrowhawk Regular 1
Spoonbill Scarce 1
Starling Abundant 1
Stock Dove Regular 1
Stonechat Regular 9
Swallow Regular 1
Swift Regular 1
Teal Abundant 2
Tufted Duck Regular 2
Tundra Bean Goose Description (EBSIP) 2
Water Rail Regular 3
White Stork Description (EBSIP) 1
White-fronted Goose Regular 4
Wigeon Abundant 3
Wood Pigeon Abundant 1
Yellow Wagtail Regular 4