Arctic Skua

Stercorarius parasiticus


Autumn passage migrant. Scarce at other times.



BOU Name
Parasitic Jaeger
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Arctic Skua 14 Sep 2019 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Andrew Cox 1 Chasing terns near green buoy.
Arctic Skua 07 Sep 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1
Arctic Skua 06 Sep 2019 Wivenhoe Richard Allen 1 pale adult chasing waders 9.10-9.20 along Colne before headed up river disappearing over Wivenhoe
Arctic Skua 14 Aug 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 2 offshore @ 0600 then north, my first autumn birds
Arctic Skua 01 May 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 light phast @ 1233
Arctic Skua 06 Apr 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 dark phase @ 1021
Arctic Skua 03 Nov 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1
Arctic Skua 28 Oct 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 N
Arctic Skua 19 Oct 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 N @ 0953
Arctic Skua 18 Oct 2018 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Juv
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