Shelduck

Tadorna tadorna


Locally common breeding species, numbers greatly augmented in winter.



BOU Name
Common Shelduck
Data Required
All breeding records. All inland records. Coastal counts of 100+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Shelduck 28 May 2020 Abberton Reservoir Oliver Cottis 1 LB
Shelduck 28 May 2020 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 430
Shelduck 28 May 2020 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 2 Resting on barn roof.
Shelduck 27 May 2020 The Hythe, Colchester Matt Turner 34
Shelduck 26 May 2020 Abberton Reservoir Yvonne Watling 2
Shelduck 24 May 2020 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 32 In the managed retreat
Shelduck 21 May 2020 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 1 On barn roof.
Shelduck 17 May 2020 Hazeleigh Wood Tony Kennelly 10 All sitting on a giant haystack
Shelduck 17 May 2020 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 310 Mucking Bay
Shelduck 17 May 2020 Tilbury Fort Paul Larkin 20 Plus a crèche of 12
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