Great Black-backed Gull

Larus marinus


Winter visitor and passage migrant. Small non-breeding population in summer.



BOU Name
Great Black-backed Gull
Data Required
All records May to August. Otherwise counts of 100+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Great Black-backed Gull 22 Nov 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 224
Great Black-backed Gull 21 Nov 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1044
Great Black-backed Gull 18 Nov 2020 Copperas Bay, Stour Estuary Malcolm Riddler 4 possible more singles flying downriver mid channel
Great Black-backed Gull 14 Nov 2020 Mistley James Davidson 3
Great Black-backed Gull 13 Nov 2020 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Ian Dewsnap 1
Great Black-backed Gull 12 Nov 2020 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Oliver Cottis 1
Great Black-backed Gull 25 Oct 2020 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Oliver Cottis 3
Great Black-backed Gull 25 Oct 2020 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 129 Mucking Bay
Great Black-backed Gull 16 Oct 2020 South Hanningfield John Smart 24 Loafing on shore across from the Fishing Lodge
Great Black-backed Gull 09 Oct 2020 South Hanningfield John Smart 13
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