Water Rail Rallus aquaticus

An elusive bird of our reed-beds, more often heard than seen.

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Water Rails (at least 3 birds), Sculthorpe Moor (Norfolk, UK), 24th March 2008

 

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juvenile Water Rail, Lower Moors, St Mary's (Scilly, UK), 7th August 2010

 

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Water Rail, Sculthorpe Moor (Norfolk, UK), 7th December 2013

 

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Water Rail, Sculthorpe Moor (Norfolk, UK), 6th December 2014

 

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Water Rails, Sculthorpe Moor (Norfolk, UK), 7th March 2009

 

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Water Rail, Sculthorpe Moor (Norfolk, UK), 17th January 2009

 

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Water Rail, Snettisham (Norfolk, UK), 19th September 2009

 

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Water Rail, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 3rd January 2009

 

Water Rail, Cley (Norfolk, UK), 28th March 2009

 

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Water Rail, Sculthorpe Moor (Norfolk, UK), 5th January 2013

 

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Water Rail, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 14th March 2005

 

Water Rail, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 30th September 2003

 

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Water Rail, Porth Hellick, St Mary's (Scilly, UK), 1st October 2007

 

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Water Rail, Titchwell (Norfolk, UK), 20th March 2009

 

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Water Rail, Brancaster Staithe (Norfolk, UK), 8th November 2011

 

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Water Rail, Swanton Morley (Norfolk, UK), 7th December 2007

 

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Water Rails, Burnham Overy (Norfolk, UK), 12th January 2013

 

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Water Rail, Minsmere (Suffolk, UK), 2nd May 2015

 

 

Water Rail, Granelli (Sicily, Italy), 3rd May 2012