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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – NOA HIDES RE-OPENING FROM MONDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER 2020

The NOA is opening hides on all reserves to members again from 14th September 2020. There are still some restrictions and please be aware that these are: Face coverings will be required in all NOA hides until further notice, unless you are exempt for wearing them. Only 2 people from different households may use any hide at one time. A single household of more than two people is permitted, provided no-one else is using it. We are still not able to admit visitors inside the Observatory centre at present. We regret the inconvenience to all our members and visitors caused by the loss of use of these facilities during the first five months of the COVID-19 outbreak. Please be considerate of the restrictions we have put in place, allowing us to restore access as safely as possible. Thank you for your understanding.

Sunday 21st June 2015

Another quiet day. Moths today included a Cream Bordered Green Pea, Rosy Footman and a Pinion-streaked Snout.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Adult White-rumped Sandpiper till 09:25 Cley NWT on Pat's Pool then flew twds beach + Spotted Redshank from Daukes Hide & 5 Little Gull NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk Spoonbill Salthouse E/of Iron Road NR25 7XW TG082443
> Norfolk Marsh Warbler Narborough off Main Road by Nar Valley Way 400yds N/of The Ship Inn PE32 1TE
> Norfolk 2 1st Summer Little Gull Titchwell RSPB late a/noon PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Little Gull Hickling Broad NWT on Rush Hill Scrape mid mrng NR12 0BW TG429221