Vange Marsh RSPB

The following analysis is derived solely from the records captured on the EBwS website.

There were 35 visits in 2020 with a total of 71 different species recorded by 3 observers throughout the year (by comparison 71 species were recorded in 2019 from 41 visits). Highlights during the year included Cattle Egret, Great White Egret. There were more sightings recorded of Water Rail (12) than any other location.

Top Recorded locations - 2020

Visits by Month in 2020

Records at Vange Marsh RSPB in 2020

Species Status Count
Avocet Regular 9
Bearded Tit Scarce 11
Black-headed Gull Abundant 5
Black-tailed Godwit Regular 27
Blackbird Abundant 1
Buzzard Regular 12
Cattle Egret Description required 1
Cetti's Warbler Notes required 2
Common Gull Regular 5
Common Sandpiper Regular 2
Common Tern Regular 5
Curlew Regular 15
Curlew Sandpiper Scarce 2
Dunlin Abundant 1
Gadwall Regular 6
Goldfinch Regular 1
Great Crested Grebe Regular 1
Great Spotted Woodpecker Regular 1
Great White Egret Description required 2
Green Sandpiper Regular 20
Green Woodpecker Regular 1
Greenfinch Abundant 2
Greenshank Regular 9
Grey Plover Regular 2
Grey Wagtail Regular 5
Greylag Goose Regular 1
Herring Gull Regular 1
Hobby Regular 3
House Martin Regular 2
Jay Regular 1
Kestrel Regular 8
Kingfisher Scarce 10
Lapwing Abundant 14
Lesser Black-backed Gull Regular 1
Lesser Redpoll Scarce 1
Little Egret Regular 4
Little Grebe Regular 5
Little Ringed Plover Scarce 7
Little Stint Scarce 1
Mallard Abundant 3
Marsh Harrier Regular 18
Meadow Pipit Abundant 3
Mediterranean Gull Regular 5
Mute Swan Regular 7
Oystercatcher Regular 5
Peregrine Falcon Scarce 3
Pied Wagtail Regular 1
Pintail Regular 14
Pochard Regular 1
Redshank Regular 13
Reed Bunting Regular 10
Ringed Plover Regular 2
Robin Abundant 1
Ruff Regular 13
Sand Martin Regular 1
Sedge Warbler Regular 2
Shelduck Regular 3
Shoveler Regular 8
Skylark Regular 1
Snipe Regular 9
Sparrowhawk Regular 9
Spotted Redshank Regular 12
Starling Abundant 1
Stonechat Regular 8
Swallow Regular 4
Swift Regular 1
Teal Abundant 8
Water Pipit Notes required 2
Water Rail Regular 12
Wigeon Abundant 6
Yellow Wagtail Regular 1