Snow Bunting

Plectrophenax nivalis


Locally common coastal migrant and winter visitor.



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Snow Bunting
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Snow Bunting 22 Oct 2020 East Mersea Simon Banks 20 NOT seen by me, but reliable description from two casual birders of flock of about 20 rising from saltmarsh just west of Mersea Stone. Good description - couldn't have been anything else.
Snow Bunting 18 Oct 2020 Cudmore Grove CP, Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 Still south of stone point near steps to point
Snow Bunting 13 Oct 2020 Cudmore Grove CP, Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 Stone point found by Andy field. (I guess same bird as last week)
Snow Bunting 07 Oct 2020 Cudmore Grove CP, Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 Directly bottom park .first single area .up to 100yd north from pipe railing on tarmac to sea .could move to stone point..
Snow Bunting 03 Jan 2020 Naze, The Martin Richards 10 Stone Point
Snow Bunting 01 Jan 2020 Naze, The Martin Richards 11 Stone Point
Snow Bunting 29 Dec 2019 Naze, The Martin Richards 11 Stone Point lagoon - very mobile
Snow Bunting 28 Dec 2019 Naze, The Brian Combes 11 Flew over Stone Point Lagoon and towards Horsey Island
Snow Bunting 18 Dec 2019 Colne Pt Chris Balchin 3 Three birds on beach still
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