Cuculus canorus

Summer resident and passage migrant.

BOU Name
Common Cuckoo
Data Required
All breeding records. Identity of parasitised species. Early and late dates. Records of hepatic phase.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Cuckoo 29 May 2020 Abberton Reservoir Steve Grimwade 3
Cuckoo 29 May 2020 Friday Wood Yvonne Watling 1
Cuckoo 29 May 2020 Great Totham Malcolm Corbett 1 Calling, Sheepcoates Farm.
Cuckoo 28 May 2020 Abberton Reservoir Oliver Cottis 2 Both causeways
Cuckoo 28 May 2020 Chignall St James Alan Roscoe 2 Pair seen in flight and one heard bubbling. Meadows to the immediate west of the village.
Cuckoo 28 May 2020 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 4 At least one female
Cuckoo 28 May 2020 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 3 At least. Two calling, one from Chig. Lakes. Pair seen flying together.
Cuckoo 28 May 2020 Wrabness Peter Brittain 1 Very Vocal and very good sighting
Cuckoo 27 May 2020 Dunton David Cornwell 1 Calling frequently and mobile but mostly SE Corner S.Essex Golf Course, Herongate
Cuckoo 27 May 2020 Goldhanger Martin Iddon 1 Near mooring area
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