Herring Gull

Larus argentatus


Common winter visitor and passage migrant. Present all year. Breeds in small numbers.



BOU Name
Herring Gull
Data Required
All breeding records. Counts 50+ May to August. Otherwise counts of 200+. Counts in roosts of argenteus and argentatus.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Herring Gull 15 Aug 2019 Sudbury, Suffolk Martin Peers 1
Herring Gull 06 Aug 2019 Ardleigh Reservoir Martin Peers 30 + adults & juvs; also c50 Lesser Black-backed adults & juvs
Herring Gull 06 Aug 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 1
Herring Gull 27 Jul 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 1
Herring Gull 18 Jul 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 2
Herring Gull 07 Jul 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 3
Herring Gull 06 Jul 2019 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Matt Turner 4
Herring Gull 04 Jul 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 2 Many Marbled White Butterflies & Small Skippers. 1 Cinnabar Moth.
Herring Gull 30 Jun 2019 The Hythe, Colchester Matt Turner 2
Herring Gull 27 Jun 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir David Hale 1 Broad Bodied Chaser x 2, dipping pond.
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