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 09 Jul 2020 Writtle Andrew Allen 1 Titchmarsh Reservoir
Moorhen 04 Jul 2020 Colchester Oliver Cottis 2 1 juv
Moorhen 04 Jul 2020 Wintry Wood, Epping Forest Melvin Shepherd-Wells 5 4 Juvenile 1 Adult
Moorhen 20 Jun 2020 Colne Pt Jesbin Joseph Siby 1 With merganser
Moorhen 18 Jun 2020 Ardleigh Reservoir Matt Turner 1
Moorhen 09 Jun 2020 Abberton Reservoir David Hale 2 Pair with 4 chicks, LBC.
Moorhen 07 Jun 2020 Wintry Wood, Epping Forest Roger Emmens 4 Two pairs with broods, at least 2 chicks in each
Moorhen 05 Jun 2020 Writtle Andrew Allen 1
Moorhen 01 Jun 2020 Wintry Wood, Epping Forest Roger Emmens 2 2 adults seen but no chicks observed
Moorhen 28 May 2020 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 4 +. Two pair with six young [4, 2]
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