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 24 May 2020 Colchester Sean Nixon 1 Over Hilly Fields
Red Kite 24 May 2020 Epping Graham Pentelow 1 Drifting west over Swaines Green towards Bury Lane
Red Kite 24 May 2020 Great Baddow, Chelmsford David Pallash 1 Flew east
Red Kite 24 May 2020 Richmond's Green, Thaxted Elizabeth Leeder 1 Feeding in garden on scraps
Red Kite 24 May 2020 Writtle Andrew Allen 1 Over Writtle College
Red Kite 24 May 2020 Copford Steve Grimwade 1 Thanks to Emma Robinson for finding it and for the call!
Red Kite 24 May 2020 TL7205 Sean Gregory 1 drifted east - mobbed by two black-headed gulls
Red Kite 23 May 2020 Abridge Melvin Shepherd-Wells 1
Red Kite 23 May 2020 Tiptree Malcolm Corbett 1 Driven east by single corvid.
Red Kite 23 May 2020 Westley Heights Andrew Cox 1
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