Scolopax rusticola

Regular passage migrant and winter visitor. Small breeding population.

BOU Name
Eurasian Woodcock
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Woodcock 21 Nov 2020 Langdon Hills NR EWT Andrew Cox 1 Lincewood. Flew past a couple of feet from my head after coming down through the canopy almost like a sparrowhawk.
Woodcock 10 Nov 2020 Chignall Smeally Alan Roscoe 1 Single flushed from the bridleway just west of Bards Hall between Chignal Smealy and Pleshey
Woodcock 09 Nov 2020 Westley Heights Andrew Cox 1
Woodcock 05 Nov 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1
Woodcock 04 Nov 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 in off
Woodcock 15 Oct 2020 Naze, The Liz Huxley 1
Woodcock 28 Sep 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 in off
Woodcock 28 Sep 2020 Whetmead NR, nr Witham David L Smith 1
Woodcock 23 Mar 2020 Great Baddow, Chelmsford David Pallash 2 In flight heading north
Woodcock 19 Mar 2020 Shut Heath Wood NR EWT, Gt Totham David Torrice 2 2 seperate birds flushed whilst looking for woodpecker, east side of wood.
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