Common Scoter

Melanitta nigra

Winter visitor and passage migrant. Red list species.

BOU Name
Common Scoter
Data Required
All records. Age/sex. (RED LIST SPECIES)

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Common Scoter 11 Jan 2019 Holland Haven George Brown 3 flying E over sea.
Common Scoter 30 Dec 2018 West Mersea Stephen Entwistle 11 Seen from Victoria esplanade (8 on sea.3 flyby.
Common Scoter 24 Dec 2018 Tollesbury Wick NR EWT Simon Satchell 1
Common Scoter 19 Dec 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 31
Common Scoter 15 Dec 2018 Naze, The Brian Combes 6 South
Common Scoter 14 Dec 2018 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 6 S
Common Scoter 06 Dec 2018 Holland Haven Matt Turner 3 flying S
Common Scoter 30 Nov 2018 Wrabness Liz Huxley 1 female
Common Scoter 25 Nov 2018 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 2 Up river
Common Scoter 19 Nov 2018 Holland Haven Simon Cox 12
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