Great Black-backed Gull

Larus marinus


Winter visitor and passage migrant. Small non-breeding population in summer.



BOU Name
Great Black-backed Gull
Data Required
All records May to August. Otherwise counts of 100+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Great Black-backed Gull 18 Jul 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 2
Great Black-backed Gull 16 Jul 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir David Hale 12 Muntjac Deer, VC.
Great Black-backed Gull 07 Jul 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 1
Great Black-backed Gull 27 Jun 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir David Hale 1
Great Black-backed Gull 04 Jun 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir David Hale 2
Great Black-backed Gull 05 May 2019 Abberton Reservoir Tony Kennelly 1 3rd summer Hide bay
Great Black-backed Gull 03 May 2019 The Hythe, Colchester Matt Turner 1 2nd year bird
Great Black-backed Gull 30 Apr 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Martin Peers 2 one causing havoc among waders
Great Black-backed Gull 24 Apr 2019 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge John Buchanan 1 Sub-adult
Great Black-backed Gull 29 Mar 2019 West Canvey Marshes RSPB David Hale 2
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