Vanellus vanellus

Declining breeding population. Numerous passage migrant and winter visitor.

BOU Name
Northern Lapwing
Data Required
All breeding records. All other records May to July. Counts of 100+ rest of year.

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Lapwing 14 Jan 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea David Hale 200 circa.
Lapwing 13 Jan 2019 Abberton Reservoir Thomas Gilbert 50
Lapwing 12 Jan 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Matt Turner 300 2 flocks, very flighty. No sign of raptors
Lapwing 11 Jan 2019 Stow Marsh Alan Shearring 1500
Lapwing 10 Jan 2019 Abberton Reservoir Martin Peers 170 circa
Lapwing 10 Jan 2019 Stanford-le-Hope David Hale 100 Circa.
Lapwing 09 Jan 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 250
Lapwing 09 Jan 2019 Tilbury Paul Larkin 16 In the fort
Lapwing 08 Jan 2019 Blue House Farm EWT, North Fambridge David Hale 1000 Plus. Large numbers from both hides.
Lapwing 06 Jan 2019 Abberton Reservoir Matt Turner 300
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