Tadorna tadorna

Locally common breeding species, numbers greatly augmented in winter.

BOU Name
Common Shelduck
Data Required
All breeding records. All inland records. Coastal counts of 100+.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Shelduck 15 Aug 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 97 Plus a crèche of four
Shelduck 11 Aug 2019 Abberton Reservoir Ben Mapp 1 Juvenile at Wig Bay
Shelduck 08 Aug 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 64
Shelduck 05 Aug 2019 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB David Allen 3
Shelduck 03 Aug 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 73
Shelduck 31 Jul 2019 Beeleigh Malcolm Corbett 1
Shelduck 28 Jul 2019 Heybridge GP Tony Kennelly 10 Pair & ducklings
Shelduck 28 Jul 2019 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 81 Mucking Bay
Shelduck 26 Jul 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 95 Plus crèches of 12 and five
Shelduck 26 Jul 2019 Tilbury Paul Larkin 5 Plus brood of two on foreshore in front of fort
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