Rainham Marshes NR RSPB

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

There were 18 visits in 2019 with a total of 82 different species recorded by 10 observers throughout the year (by comparison 118 species were recorded in 2018 from 26 visits). Highlights during the year included Cattle Egret, Glaucous Gull, Raven. There were more sightings recorded of Glaucous Gull (3) than any other location.

Top Recorded locations - 2019

Visits by Month in 2019

Records at Rainham Marshes NR RSPB in 2019

Species Status Count
Arctic Tern Notes required 1
Avocet Regular 7
Bar-tailed Godwit Regular 1
Barn Owl Regular 7
Bearded Tit Scarce 5
Black Redstart Scarce 1
Black-tailed Godwit Regular 3
Blackcap Regular 7
Buzzard Regular 9
Cattle Egret Description required 3
Cetti's Warbler Notes required 10
Chiffchaff Abundant 5
Common Gull Regular 4
Common Sandpiper Regular 2
Common Tern Regular 1
Cuckoo Regular 3
Curlew Regular 5
Dunlin Abundant 4
Egyptian Goose Scarce 1
Fieldfare Regular 2
Gadwall Regular 1
Glaucous Gull Description required 3
Goldcrest Regular 2
Golden Plover Regular 2
Great Crested Grebe Regular 3
Great Spotted Woodpecker Regular 4
Green Sandpiper Regular 3
Green Woodpecker Regular 1
Greenshank Regular 2
Grey Heron Regular 5
Grey Plover Regular 1
Grey Wagtail Regular 2
Hobby Regular 1
House Martin Regular 1
Kestrel Regular 7
Kingfisher Scarce 3
Lapwing Abundant 1
Lesser Whitethroat Regular 3
Linnet Regular 3
Little Egret Regular 7
Little Grebe Regular 4
Little Ringed Plover Scarce 1
Marsh Harrier Regular 15
Meadow Pipit Abundant 3
Mediterranean Gull Regular 1
Oystercatcher Regular 3
Peregrine Falcon Scarce 8
Pheasant Regular 2
Pintail Regular 6
Pochard Regular 4
Raven Description required 2
Red Kite Scarce 2
Redshank Regular 2
Redwing Regular 5
Reed Bunting Regular 6
Reed Warbler Regular 4
Ring-necked Parakeet Scarce 2
Ringed Plover Regular 3
Rock Pipit Regular 2
Ruff Regular 4
Sand Martin Regular 2
Sedge Warbler Regular 4
Shelduck Regular 2
Short-eared Owl Scarce 1
Shoveler Regular 1
Skylark Regular 4
Snipe Regular 10
Song Thrush Regular 4
Sparrowhawk Regular 4
Starling Abundant 1
Stonechat Regular 6
Swallow Regular 3
Swift Regular 1
Teal Abundant 1
Tufted Duck Regular 1
Water Pipit Notes required 4
Wheatear Regular 1
Whimbrel Regular 3
Whitethroat Regular 4
Wigeon Abundant 6
Yellow Wagtail Regular 2
Yellow-legged Gull Regular 2