Herring Gull

Larus argentatus

Common winter visitor and passage migrant. Present all year. Breeds in small numbers.

BOU Name
Herring Gull
Data Required
All breeding records. Counts 50+ May to August. Otherwise counts of 200+. Counts in roosts of argenteus and argentatus.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Herring Gull 25 May 2020 Heybridge GP John Buchanan 6
Herring Gull 15 May 2020 Writtle Andrew Allen 8 Titchmarsh Reservoir
Herring Gull 14 May 2020 Wickford David Hale 10 Possibly more.
Herring Gull 26 Apr 2020 TQ5993 Andrew Stroud 5
Herring Gull 12 Apr 2020 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 10 Coast rd SE
Herring Gull 10 Apr 2020 Billericay Ben Mapp 3
Herring Gull 09 Apr 2020 Rivenhall End Rebecca Taylor 2
Herring Gull 09 Apr 2020 TL9324 Steve Grimwade 70
Herring Gull 06 Apr 2020 Wivenhoe Michael Davies 1
Herring Gull 03 Apr 2020 Langdon Hills NR EWT Andrew Cox 4 Over.
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