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Botaurus stellaris  (Linnaeus)
Great Bittern
Birds: Ardeidae

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W&C Act: Schedule 1 Part 1
Essex RDB: Listed

Records: 102
First Record: 2015
Latest Record: 2015

1992-on hectads: 1
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 1
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Essex Red Data List comment
Scarce winter visitor but potentially a breeding species. Population estimate: 3 - 6 winter


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