Mediterranean Gull

Ichthyaetus melanocephalus

Increasing year round visitor. Breeds in small numbers.

BOU Name
Mediterranean Gull
Data Required
All records. Age.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Mediterranean Gull 13 Jan 2019 West Mersea Stephen Entwistle 1
Mediterranean Gull 12 Jan 2019 Southend-on-Sea Andrew Cox 32 At least. Mostly adults. One almost showing black hood (much flecked with white).
Mediterranean Gull 12 Jan 2019 West Mersea Stephen Entwistle 1 Off Victoria esplanade( SE)
Mediterranean Gull 12 Jan 2019 West Mersea Liz Huxley 3 winter adults
Mediterranean Gull 06 Jan 2019 Abberton Reservoir Simon Satchell 1 Layer de la Haye Causeway
Mediterranean Gull 04 Jan 2019 East Mersea Yvonne Watling Hu 4
Mediterranean Gull 02 Jan 2019 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Steve Grimwade 1 Adult offshore at eastern end
Mediterranean Gull 01 Jan 2019 West Mersea Matt Turner 7 6 adult, 1 first winter
Mediterranean Gull 29 Dec 2018 West Mersea Stephen Entwistle 2 Off kingsland road seen by Darren Underwood. Andy field & Darren could not find the shorelark this morning.Last siting l have was Thursday.
Mediterranean Gull 22 Dec 2018 Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea David Hale 6 on mud next to car park slipway.
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