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 18 Sep 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 3
Arctic Skua 15 Sep 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1
Arctic Skua 14 Sep 2021 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Andrew Cox 1 DP juv chasing terns. Close inshore at one point.
Arctic Skua 10 Sep 2021 Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea Steve Grimwade 1 One off east end of island
Arctic Skua 06 Sep 2021 Beckton Gary A James 1 Flew over from East then back again
Arctic Skua 02 Sep 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 2 South
Arctic Skua 02 Sep 2021 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 6
Arctic Skua 31 Aug 2021 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Steve Grimwade 8
Arctic Skua 31 Aug 2021 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Andrew Cox 3 DP/ juv. Harassing terns. Two more upriver, flying quite high.
Arctic Skua 30 Aug 2021 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary Tony Kennelly 5 Downstream together & upstream later
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