Pandion haliaetus

Uncommon, but increasing, passage migrant.

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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Osprey 06 May 2020 Abberton Reservoir David Allen 1 being mobbed by crows over the man made nest near Great Wigborough church
Osprey 03 May 2020 TL7205 Sean Gregory 1 south from Great Baddow towards Galleywood
Osprey 10 Apr 2020 Maldon Tony Kennelly 1 Heading North over Fambridge road - found by looking at the noisy black-headed gulls that were mobbing it.
Osprey 24 Mar 2020 Leyton Flats Gary A James 1 Over garden going north, mobbed by Gulls towards Leyton Flats
Osprey 18 Mar 2020 Great Totham Malcolm Corbett 1 Cautionary note: seen from distance with naked eye only. Large bird with dark upper body and wings contrasting with largely white under body and wings but with dark wing tips. Flew towards Bog Grove/ Totham Pit area in an un-buzzard like fashion, giving initial impression of large gull. Briefly flew along edge of Bog Grove before turning sharply away (anglers present) and backtracking to and flying into South Wood. Unable to locate thereafter.
Osprey 07 Mar 2020 Great Baddow, Chelmsford David Pallash 1 Diving from height into river next to A12. My first record for this area.
Osprey 29 Sep 2019 Manningtree Sean Nixon 1
Osprey 29 Sep 2019 Manningtree Matt Turner 1 Circled over railway then headed NE
Osprey 20 Sep 2019 Hamford Water Liz Huxley 1
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