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 19 May 2019 Wivenhoe Graham Upton 2
Lapwing 17 May 2019 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 4
Lapwing 15 May 2019 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Nick Boxall 20 20+ uncounted.
Lapwing 06 May 2019 Broomhouse, Langham Martin Peers 4 guarding males
Lapwing 05 May 2019 Hatfield Broad Oak Mike Harris 2 Pr with 4 chicks
Lapwing 05 May 2019 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 3 One displaying over the tip, two west over Golden Gates
Lapwing 01 May 2019 Vange Marsh RSPB Andrew Cox 1
Lapwing 30 Apr 2019 Cattawade Marsh/Splodge Martin Peers 19 males guarding/displaying
Lapwing 28 Apr 2019 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB John Fell 40 At least 10 chicks visible in the bale field area
Lapwing 27 Apr 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir Thomas Gilbert 20
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