Wigeon

Mareca penelope


Common, often abundant, winter visitor and passage migrant. Erratic breeder.



BOU Name
Eurasian Wigeon
Data Required
All breeding records. Counts of 50+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Wigeon 21 Mar 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 17 West of CHP
Wigeon 21 Mar 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea David Hale 16
Wigeon 20 Mar 2019 Abbotts Hall Farm NR EWT Liz Huxley 40 +
Wigeon 19 Mar 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 30
Wigeon 19 Mar 2019 Tilbury Paul Larkin 18 On river near new landfill
Wigeon 19 Mar 2019 Boreham Graham Ekins 36 Significant increase cf last 2 days. Presumably some new passage birds
Wigeon 17 Mar 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir Ben Mapp 200 +
Wigeon 17 Mar 2019 Boreham Graham Ekins 12 Decrease continues, record count of 52 on the 12th.
Wigeon 17 Mar 2019 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 181 Mucking Bay
Wigeon 15 Mar 2019 Stanford-le-Hope David Hale 100 Circa.
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