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Saturday 11th July 2015

Seawatching produced 167 Common Scoters, 11 Gannets, 309 Sandwich Terns, 13 Common Terns and 5 Little Terns.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk Unconfirmed Report of Possible Little Bittern Cley NWT by Catchwater Sluice early evng but no further sign NR25 7SA
> Norfolk 11 Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB + Garganey & 3 Little Gull
> Norfolk Honey Buzzard near Swanton Novers from raptor watchpoint late mrng TG010302
> Norfolk 8 Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB PE31 8BB
> Norfolk 8 Spoonbill Cley NWT - 7 Simmond's Scrape, 1 The Serpentine NR25 7SA
> Norfolk Wood Sandpiper Hickling Broad NWT NR12 0BW
> Norfolk Curlew Sandpiper Cley NWT on Arnold's Marsh + 5 Little Gull NR25 7SA
> Norfolk 3 Little Gull Titchwell RSPB + 5 Spotted Redshank PE31 8BB
> Norfolk 2 Spotted Redshank Breydon Water NR31 9QB