Moorhen

Gallinula chloropus


Very common resident and passage migrant.



BOU Name
Common Moorhen
Data Required
All breeding records. Counts of 10+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Moorhen 22 Jul 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea David Hale 3 Plus total of 5 young.
Moorhen 11 Jul 2019 Belchamp Walter, near Sudbury Martin Peers 6 juvs in 4 broods
Moorhen 07 Jul 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 2
Moorhen 06 Jul 2019 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Matt Turner 3
Moorhen 05 Jul 2019 Beeleigh Malcolm Corbett 10 Inc. two young
Moorhen 30 Jun 2019 The Hythe, Colchester Matt Turner 3
Moorhen 27 Jun 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir David Hale 2 Pair with 3 tiny chicks, dipping pond.
Moorhen 14 Jun 2019 Great Horkesley Martin Peers 3 broods
Moorhen 09 Jun 2019 Stapleford Tawney Ann Darnell 2 With a chick
Moorhen 30 May 2019 Maldon Tony Kennelly 2 Chicks seen
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