Little Tern

Sternula albifrons

Summer visitor and passage migrant; declining.

BOU Name
Little Tern
Data Required
All records. Age.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Little Tern 23 Sep 2019 West Mersea Steve Swinney 8 Arrived from North and rested on Shingle Island
Little Tern 07 Sep 2019 TL9700 Steve Grimwade 1 Juvenile
Little Tern 28 Aug 2019 Tilbury Paul Larkin 4 High up river with Commons
Little Tern 27 Aug 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 2 One high inland calling, single juv at the Point
Little Tern 26 Aug 2019 Tilbury Paul Larkin 76 Flock of 18 over high located on call, further flocks low, fishing their way up river, largest flock 31
Little Tern 24 Aug 2019 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 7 Feeding mid river
Little Tern 17 Aug 2019 Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea Andrew Cox 3 Across from slipway, fishing saltmarsh edge & channels.
Little Tern 09 Aug 2019 Mistley James Davidson 1 Adult on the mud bar by the quay. Not seen this far up the river before
Little Tern 08 Jul 2019 Naze, The Paul Hargreaves 25 at least
Little Tern 30 Jun 2019 Jaywick Malcolm Riddler 1
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