Wigeon

Mareca penelope


Common, often abundant, winter visitor and passage migrant. Erratic breeder.



BOU Name
Eurasian Wigeon
Data Required
All breeding records. Counts of 50+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Wigeon 26 May 2020 Abberton Reservoir Yvonne Watling 1
Wigeon 25 May 2020 Bowers Marsh (RSPB) Tony Kennelly 3 1 drake & 2 ducks
Wigeon 24 May 2020 Abberton Reservoir Tony Kennelly 1 Drake East of LBC
Wigeon 01 Apr 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 573 Evening movement
Wigeon 31 Mar 2020 The Hythe, Colchester Matt Turner 16
Wigeon 23 Mar 2020 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 58 Mucking Bay
Wigeon 21 Mar 2020 Abberton Reservoir Steve Grimwade 15
Wigeon 20 Mar 2020 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 200 Circa.
Wigeon 19 Mar 2020 Tilbury Paul Larkin 15 On foreshore near the old landfill
Wigeon 16 Mar 2020 Holland Haven Liz Huxley 100 approx
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