Water Rail

Rallus aquaticus


Scarce resident, winter visitor and passage migrant.



BOU Name
Water Rail
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Water Rail 25 May 2020 Bowers Marsh (RSPB) Tony Kennelly 3
Water Rail 16 Mar 2020 Burnham-on-Crouch Steven Swaby 1
Water Rail 07 Mar 2020 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 1 Calling.
Water Rail 06 Mar 2020 Two Tree Island, Leigh-on-Sea Andrew Cox 2 Calling, eastern end.
Water Rail 01 Mar 2020 Stanford-le-Hope Alan Shearman 1
Water Rail 01 Mar 2020 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 1 Golden Gates
Water Rail 28 Feb 2020 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 1 Calling from eastern reedbed.
Water Rail 25 Feb 2020 Fingringhoe Wick NR EWT David Hale 1 Kingfisher hide.
Water Rail 06 Feb 2020 Broomhouse, Langham Martin Peers 1 calling
Water Rail 31 Jan 2020 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 Cudmore grove park pond MC
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