Velvet Scoter

Melanitta fusca


Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant. Rare in summer.



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Velvet Scoter
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Velvet Scoter 16 Feb 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 3 Between colney point & mersea seen by chris Balchin
Velvet Scoter 06 Feb 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 3 Cudmore grove SE
Velvet Scoter 05 Feb 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 3 Seen from colne point over on Mersea by chris Balchin
Velvet Scoter 26 Jan 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 4 Off coopers beach AF DU
Velvet Scoter 28 Nov 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 2 N
Velvet Scoter 14 Nov 2020 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 drake, also seen at Landguard and Holland Haven
Velvet Scoter 18 Dec 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 2
Velvet Scoter 30 Nov 2019 East Tilbury Paul Larkin 1 Female with 39 Common
Velvet Scoter 26 Nov 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 S
Velvet Scoter 29 Oct 2019 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 per Liz
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