Water Rail

Rallus aquaticus


Scarce resident, winter visitor and passage migrant.



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Water Rail
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Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Water Rail 20 Sep 2021 South Woodham Ferrers Alan Shearring 2 Saltcoats
Water Rail 20 Sep 2021 TQ6978 Steve Swinney 3 Heard in 3 distinct locations
Water Rail 16 Sep 2021 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1 Calling, southern end of the fleet.
Water Rail 16 Sep 2021 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Oliver Cottis 2 calling at irongate
Water Rail 13 Sep 2021 East Tilbury Steve Swinney 1 Heard
Water Rail 03 Sep 2021 Stow Marsh Alan Shearring 1
Water Rail 21 Aug 2021 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Ashley Gooding 1 heard
Water Rail 18 Aug 2021 Holland Haven Liz Huxley 1
Water Rail 21 Jul 2021 Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB Steve Grimwade 1
Water Rail 02 May 2021 Bowers Marsh (RSPB) Andrew Cox 1 Squealing in reeds, main viewpoint.
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