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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – Tuesday 29th DECEMBER 2020

Further to the announcement of a Tier 4 (Stay at home) lockdown in Norfolk, the NOA has closed all hides on its nature reserves. While we would discourage anyone from travelling too far during this crucial time, our reserves themselves will remain open for local visitors and usual charges will apply for non-members. Please follow government advice, and respect social distancing at all times. We will restore access to our facilities as and when government restrictions permit.

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Tuesday 2nd June 2015

Unsurprisingly with the strong winds little to report. A Barn Owl was hunting over Redwell Marsh early morning and a Turtle Dove was calling nearby. Several Green hairstreaks were on the dune edge behind the observatory building.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Red-necked Phalarope 21:20 Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Great White Egret S/past Hopton-on-Sea 15:55 NR31 9SE TM535997
> Norfolk Red-necked Phalarope 15:40 Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Red-necked Phalarope 12:15 Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh + 11 Little Gull PE31 8BB TF759436