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 30 Apr 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 1 Winter plumage bird still present
Knot 20 Apr 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 1 Single winter plumage still present
Knot 19 Apr 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 1 winter plumage Knot still feeding by bridge
Knot 18 Apr 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 2
Knot 16 Apr 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 1
Knot 05 Apr 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Martin Peers 20 high-tide roost
Knot 03 Apr 2019 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT Steve Grimwade 4
Knot 25 Mar 2019 Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea David Hale 1
Knot 11 Mar 2019 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT John Fell 100 Approximately - several flocks mobile on estuary
Knot 10 Mar 2019 Mistley Matt Turner 200
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