Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries

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

There were 20 visits in 2020 with a total of 72 different species recorded by 12 observers throughout the year (by comparison 53 species were recorded in 2019 from 16 visits). Highlights during the year included Great White Egret, Raven.

Top Recorded locations - 2020

Visits by Month in 2020

Records at Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries in 2020

Species Status Count
Avocet Regular 2
Barn Owl Regular 2
Barnacle Goose Scarce 1
Black-headed Gull Abundant 3
Black-tailed Godwit Regular 1
Brent Goose Regular 3
Buzzard Regular 5
Canada Goose Regular 2
Carrion Crow Regular 1
Common Gull Regular 1
Common Tern Regular 2
Coot Regular 1
Cormorant Regular 1
Corn Bunting Regular 7
Curlew Regular 2
Curlew Sandpiper Scarce 1
Dark-bellied Brent Goose Abundant 1
Dunlin Abundant 1
Golden Plover Regular 7
Goldfinch Regular 2
Great Black-backed Gull Regular 1
Great White Egret Description required 5
Greenshank Regular 1
Grey Heron Regular 4
Grey Plover Regular 1
Greylag Goose Regular 2
Hen Harrier Scarce 13
Herring Gull Regular 2
Kestrel Regular 11
Knot Regular 1
Lapwing Abundant 4
Linnet Regular 3
Little Egret Regular 5
Little Grebe Regular 2
Little Ringed Plover Scarce 1
Magpie Abundant 1
Mallard Abundant 1
Marsh Harrier Regular 13
Meadow Pipit Abundant 3
Mediterranean Gull Regular 2
Merlin Scarce 5
Moorhen Abundant 1
Mute Swan Regular 2
Oystercatcher Regular 2
Peregrine Falcon Scarce 8
Pheasant Regular 1
Pied Wagtail Regular 1
Pintail Regular 4
Raven Description required 3
Redshank Regular 2
Reed Bunting Regular 5
Ringed Plover Regular 1
Robin Abundant 1
Sand Martin Regular 1
Shelduck Regular 5
Short-eared Owl Scarce 5
Shoveler Regular 2
Skylark Regular 8
Snipe Regular 2
Song Thrush Regular 1
Sparrowhawk Regular 1
Starling Abundant 3
Stock Dove Regular 2
Stonechat Regular 8
Wheatear Regular 2
Whinchat Regular 1
White-fronted Goose Scarce 1
Whitethroat Regular 1
Wigeon Abundant 4
Wren Abundant 1
Yellow Wagtail Regular 3
Yellowhammer Regular 1