Great Skua

Stercorarius skua


Late autumn passage migrant. Scarce at other times.



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Great Skua
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Great Skua 26 Sep 2021 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Steve Grimwade 1
Great Skua 26 Sep 2021 TQ8282 Steve Swinney 1
Great Skua 14 Sep 2021 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Andrew Cox 6 Settled out on the river until disturbed by a nearby boat's wash. Flew back east.
Great Skua 04 Sep 2021 Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Chasing Herring Gulls mid river
Great Skua 02 Sep 2021 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Drifting down on the tide with a kill
Great Skua 06 Apr 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 @ 1532
Great Skua 05 Apr 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 very close south @ 0850
Great Skua 05 Mar 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1
Great Skua 20 Jan 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1
Great Skua 24 Dec 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 4
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