Moorhen

Gallinula chloropus


Very common resident and passage migrant.



BOU Name
Common Moorhen
Data Required
All breeding records. Counts of 10+.
Status
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Moorhen 11 Apr 2021 Writtle Winifred Simmonds 2 One probably on nest between Beach's Mill and Tower Gardens
Moorhen 07 Apr 2021 Lofts Farm GPs, Heybridge Malcolm Corbett 4 Two pair.
Moorhen 02 Apr 2021 Russell Green GPs, near Chelmsford Paul Everett 2
Moorhen 28 Mar 2021 Hutton James Hudson 4
Moorhen 22 Mar 2021 Fingringhoe GP Ashley Gooding 2
Moorhen 22 Mar 2021 Stanford Warren Jamie Thornton 2 1 on fishing lake, 1 on Hassenbrooke River
Moorhen 20 Mar 2021 Frinton-on-Sea Paul Brayshaw 1 Nocturnal flight calls - 1 bird
Moorhen 15 Mar 2021 Stanford Warren Jamie Thornton 1 Hassenbrooke River
Moorhen 13 Mar 2021 Chelmer Village, Chelmsford Philip Davie 2
Moorhen 09 Mar 2021 Stanford Warren Jamie Thornton 2 Fishing lakes
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