Red Kite

Milvus milvus


Uncommon but increasing passage migrant and potential resident. Red List species.



BOU Name
Red Kite
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Red Kite 20 Apr 2021 Kelvedon Hatch David Jobbins 1 High SE over garden.
Red Kite 19 Apr 2021 Great Totham Malcolm Corbett 2 Both calling. Over village and Captain's Wood. Probably same birds up again together at 13:30.
Red Kite 19 Apr 2021 Mersea Island Stephen Entwistle 1 F/O strood hill layby 4.10pm SE
Red Kite 18 Apr 2021 Great Totham Malcolm Corbett 1 High over village moving S to N.
Red Kite 18 Apr 2021 Coggeshall Andrew Goodey 1
Red Kite 18 Apr 2021 Warley Place NR Paul Everett 1
Red Kite 18 Apr 2021 Great Leighs Paul Everett 1
Red Kite 17 Apr 2021 Whetmead NR, nr Witham Paul Shuttleworth 1 Over Blue Mills direction
Red Kite 17 Apr 2021 Great Totham Malcolm Corbett 3 Two together over Totham Pit area, briefly seen off by third from arable field before continuing to circle together over village. Regular sightings over village this spring but never tire of these magnificent birds.
Red Kite 17 Apr 2021 Rainham Marshes NR RSPB Ben Mapp 1 high over landfill late morning
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