Moorhen

Gallinula chloropus


Very common resident and passage migrant.



BOU Name
Common Moorhen
Data Required
All breeding records. Counts of 10+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Moorhen 27 Oct 2020 Wix James Davidson 1 1st winter in garden, first in garden record
Moorhen 24 Oct 2020 Langdon Hills NR EWT Andrew Cox 5 Four adults, one juv.
Moorhen 18 Oct 2020 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Ian Dewsnap 1
Moorhen 09 Oct 2020 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 10 +.
Moorhen 07 Oct 2020 East Mersea Melvin Shepherd-Wells 1
Moorhen 30 Sep 2020 Thorndon CP (North) Andrew Cox 3 Hatch Farm pond.
Moorhen 30 Sep 2020 Thorndon CP (South) Andrew Cox 4
Moorhen 28 Sep 2020 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 5
Moorhen 16 Sep 2020 Debden Stephen Dutton 6 Adult and juveniles
Moorhen 12 Sep 2020 TL6907 Winifred Simmonds 2 In River Can just past weir
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