Red Kite

Milvus milvus


Uncommon but increasing passage migrant and potential resident. Red List species.



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Red Kite
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Red Kite 21 Mar 2019 Langley, near Clavering Chris Turner 2 Chasing rooks getting within 3ft by upper Langley Church
Red Kite 19 Mar 2019 Epping Roger Emmens 3 Soaring together, presumed pair then left towards NW and the other towards SW
Red Kite 18 Mar 2019 Roxwell Martin Henry 1 drifting south
Red Kite 17 Mar 2019 Stanway Green Malcolm Corbett 1 Seen by Graham Barber opposite Dyers Road.
Red Kite 15 Mar 2019 Great Leighs Andrew Allen 1
Red Kite 15 Mar 2019 TL8313 Malcolm Corbett 1 Seen by Graham Barber near Blue Mills.
Red Kite 13 Mar 2019 Epping Roger Emmens 1
Red Kite 13 Mar 2019 Theydon Garnon, near Theydon Bois Tony Kennelly 1 Possibly 2 as another large pale head Bird was more distant, but couldn't rule out a buzzard, as driving at the time!
Red Kite 13 Mar 2019 Warley Andrew Stroud 1 flew low over the trees over Warely Hill / Pastoral Way, in to the breeze
Red Kite 10 Mar 2019 Hall Marsh Scrape, Lea Valley Charles Farrell 2 Maybe 3. A single seen and then a pair
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