Purple Sandpiper

Calidris maritima


Winter visitor and passage migrant in small numbers.



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Purple Sandpiper
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Purple Sandpiper 28 Oct 2020 East Mersea Steve Grimwade 1 Stone point
Purple Sandpiper 06 Oct 2020 Naze, The John Slee 1 on the Groyne straight down from the car park
Purple Sandpiper 02 Oct 2020 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Steve Grimwade 1 East
Purple Sandpiper 30 Sep 2020 Naze, The Kevin Colling 1 with Turnstones.
Purple Sandpiper 17 Sep 2020 Dovercourt Simon Banks 12 Small flock, Irlam's Point
Purple Sandpiper 20 Feb 2020 Holland Haven Liz Huxley 4 by sluice
Purple Sandpiper 13 Jan 2020 Holland Haven Liz Huxley 3 by sluice
Purple Sandpiper 12 Jan 2020 Holland Haven Matt Turner 3 Feeding near sluice, nice close views
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