Water Rail

Rallus aquaticus


Scarce resident, winter visitor and passage migrant.



BOU Name
Water Rail
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Water Rail 06 Dec 2019 The Hythe, Colchester Alf Mullins 4
Water Rail 06 Dec 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Calling near hide.
Water Rail 01 Dec 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1
Water Rail 30 Nov 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1
Water Rail 29 Nov 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Calling.
Water Rail 24 Nov 2019 Holland Haven Simon Cox 1 heard
Water Rail 23 Nov 2019 Berechurch, Colchester Andrew Goodey 2 both birds calling to each other
Water Rail 22 Nov 2019 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 2
Water Rail 20 Nov 2019 Heybridge Basin Matt Turner 1 Heard
Water Rail 20 Nov 2019 Holland Haven Peter Brittain 1 Possible in front of hide.
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