Species Account for Alauda arvensis
Alauda arvensis Linnaeus
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BAP status: UKBAP EBAP
Essex RDB: Listed
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Taxonomic group: birds (Birds) -
Essex Red Data List comment
Marked decline in overall numbers but no apparent contraction in range. May have been a slight recovery since the early 1990s with the species benefiting from set aside schemes. Rainham Marsh population has fallen from over 100 territories 20 years ago to only 60 - 70 by 2001.