Cattle Egret

Bubulcus ibis


Very rare.



BOU Name
Cattle Egret
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Cattle Egret 20 Jul 2019 Chigborough Lakes Sean Nixon 1 adult.
Cattle Egret 17 Jul 2019 Abbotts Hall Farm NR EWT Brian Dodd 1 From Lake Hide, on a dead tree to the right. Very clear view.
Cattle Egret 13 Jul 2019 Chigborough Lakes Paul Chamberlain 4
Cattle Egret 13 Jul 2019 Chigborough Lakes Thomas Gilbert 3 Young in and around nest
Cattle Egret 11 Jul 2019 Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge John Sutherby 1 Adult non breeding (so definitely not one of the Chigborough birds). Seen from 2nd hide from 10:15 to 13:00 at least. Frequenting the dry vegetation beyond the edge of the water snapping up the odd prey item.
Cattle Egret 11 Jul 2019 Chigborough Lakes Malcolm Corbett 1 Adult, breeding plumage, in heronry but some distance from nest with young.
Cattle Egret 11 Jul 2019 Chigborough Lakes Brian Bolton 2 Adults plus at least 2 fledgling
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