Spoonbill

Platalea leucorodia


Increasing non-breeding visitor. Annual in recent years.



BOU Name
Eurasian Spoonbill
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Spoonbill 17 Apr 2021 Rainham Marshes NR RSPB Ben Mapp 2 showing very well on Purfleet Scrape from river wall
Spoonbill 05 Apr 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 adult @ 1306 well offshore
Spoonbill 01 Apr 2021 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Jon Clark 2 Spent some time on Irongate then back on to Bale
Spoonbill 31 Mar 2021 Wallasea Island, Crouch/Roach Estuaries Steve Grimwade 1 1 briefly then flew north over Burnham on Crouch
Spoonbill 30 Mar 2021 Wrabness Steve Grimwade 1 Flew north over reserve and over to Suffolk
Spoonbill 21 Mar 2021 Rainham Marshes NR RSPB Ben Green 1 Flew right over head, mobile around the reserve all morning
Spoonbill 01 Nov 2020 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 1 Juv in the managed retreat
Spoonbill 26 Oct 2020 Coalhouse Fort, East Tilbury Steve Grimwade 1 Immature flew east towards TTNP
Spoonbill 25 Oct 2020 Thurrock Thameside Nature Park (EWT) Paul Larkin 1 Juv in the managed retreat
Spoonbill 14 Sep 2020 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB David L Smith 2 Flying
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