Common Scoter

Melanitta nigra


Winter visitor and passage migrant. Red list species.



BOU Name
Common Scoter
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Common Scoter 16 Oct 2020 Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) John Sutherby 9
Common Scoter 14 Oct 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 308 303S 5N
Common Scoter 14 Oct 2020 Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Drifting up with the tide
Common Scoter 14 Oct 2020 Tilbury Paul Larkin 24 Single flock into Gravesend reach then dropped on the water
Common Scoter 13 Oct 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Liz Huxley 1 2 females S
Common Scoter 03 Oct 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 327 326S 1N
Common Scoter 03 Oct 2020 Naze, The Brian Combes 12 North
Common Scoter 02 Oct 2020 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Steve Grimwade 4
Common Scoter 02 Oct 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 102 101S 1N (primarily a single flock of 85 mid-m)
Common Scoter 28 Sep 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 240
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