Knot

Calidris canutus


Winter visitor and passage migrant. Small numbers usually present in summer.



BOU Name
Red Knot
Data Required
All records May to July. Counts of 100+ rest of year. All inland and inner Thames records.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Knot 10 Jan 2019 Abberton Reservoir Martin Peers 1 with Dunlin - Wig Bay
Knot 07 Jan 2019 Tollesbury Wick NR EWT Alan Shearring 400
Knot 02 Jan 2019 East Mersea Stephen Entwistle 200 Stone point cudmore grove (DU)
Knot 02 Jan 2019 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT Yvonne Watling Hu 1
Knot 02 Jan 2019 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT Liz Huxley 200 +
Knot 28 Dec 2018 Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea Andrew Cox 5000 Approx. high tide roost.
Knot 24 Dec 2018 Tollesbury Wick NR EWT Simon Satchell 4000 +
Knot 23 Dec 2018 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT Matt Turner 400 The sound of the flock taking flight as the water rose was incredible
Knot 22 Dec 2018 Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea David Hale 4000 circa. Large high tide roost with many aerial displays.
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