Long-eared Owl

Asio otus


Scarce resident, regular passage migrant and winter visitor.



BOU Name
Long-eared Owl
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Long-eared Owl 13 Apr 2021 South Woodham Ferrers Alan Shearring 1 roosting in dense blackthorn cover
Long-eared Owl 07 Nov 2020 WigboroWick Farm, St Osyth Clive Atkins 1
Long-eared Owl 08 Jun 2020 The Naze at Walton Darrell Stile 1 Roosting bird.
Long-eared Owl 20 May 2020 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 Oyster fishery MC
Long-eared Owl 23 Nov 2019 Abberton Reservoir Mick Woodruff 1 2.15pm LBC IN the tree near the old shed - stayed for 15 minutes
Long-eared Owl 19 Oct 2019 West Mersea Stephen Entwistle 1 Ray Island DAVID NICHOLLS
Long-eared Owl 18 Feb 2019 Terling Thomas Gilbert 1 Flew over road and in to conifers.
Long-eared Owl 12 Jul 2018 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Called four times, sounded like a male
Long-eared Owl 14 Jul 2017 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 3 Juvs, flushed from hedgerow
Long-eared Owl 18 May 2017 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Flew across a gap in a hedge and landed on top of a post, turned and looked at me for a few seconds then flew off! Presumably out in the day as it could not hunt last night because of the rainfall.
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