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Thursday 18th June 2015

A Spoonbill landed at the east end of Broadwater and Cuckoo and Turtle Dove were around the reserve.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Adult White-rumped Sandpiper Cley NWT at 11:15 on Simmond's Scrape then flew towards North Scrape NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk 2 Spoonbill (1 Adult + 1 Juvenile) Salthouse NWT on new scrape at 18:50 NR25 7XW TG082443
> Norfolk Marsh Warbler Narborough at 16:15 off Main Road by Nar Valley Way 400yds N/of The Ship Inn showing on & off PE32 1TE
> Norfolk 8 Spoonbill Cley NWT on Pat's Pool from Bishop's Hide + 4 1s Little Gull NR25 7SA TG049441
> Norfolk 2 Spoonbill Stiffkey Fen at 11:24 + Curlew Sandpiper NR23 1QW TF990438
> Norfolk Adult Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB W/of main path at 08:20 + 6 1s Little Gull PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Arctic Skua off Winterton-on-Sea this evng
> Norfolk Quail N/of Wymondham singing barley field off Barnham Broom Road from public footpath at 19:40
> Norfolk Female Garganey Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh PE31 8BB TF759436