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 05 Jan 2019 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 4 One showing well in abstraction ditch.
Water Rail 01 Jan 2019 East Mersea Stephen Entwistle 1 Cudmore grove hide(SE)
Water Rail 31 Dec 2018 Heybridge GP Tony Kennelly 2 1 calling at each end
Water Rail 30 Dec 2018 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 1 Golden Gates
Water Rail 29 Dec 2018 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Calling.
Water Rail 28 Dec 2018 Stow Marsh Alan Shearring 1
Water Rail 24 Dec 2018 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Calling, near hide.
Water Rail 22 Dec 2018 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 4
Water Rail 17 Dec 2018 Wivenhoe Richard Allen 1 feeding in open Ferry Marsh
Water Rail 16 Dec 2018 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 2 Golden Gates
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