Haematopus ostralegus

Resident, passage migrant and winter visitor.

BOU Name
Eurasian Oystercatcher
Data Required
All breeding records. All inland and inner Thames records. Counts of 50+ elsewhere

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Oystercatcher 09 Aug 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 131
Oystercatcher 08 Aug 2019 Abberton Reservoir Steve Grimwade 1
Oystercatcher 07 Aug 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 128 passage continuing after dark with at least five very noisy flocks noted up to 2300
Oystercatcher 05 Aug 2019 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB David Allen 13
Oystercatcher 04 Aug 2019 Beckton Gary A James 3
Oystercatcher 04 Aug 2019 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 4 In the managed retreat
Oystercatcher 02 Aug 2019 Abberton Reservoir Mick Woodruff 1 Island Bay Hide
Oystercatcher 02 Aug 2019 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 1
Oystercatcher 01 Aug 2019 Tilbury Paul Larkin 6 One in the fort, the rest by the landfills
Oystercatcher 01 Aug 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 2
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