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Thursday 16th July 2015

Highlights today included a Greenshank, 11 Black-tailed Godwits, and 4 Spoonbills over east in the evening.

Norfolk News from Birdnet
> Norfolk No Sign of Honey Buzzard Swanton Novers between 08:30 & 16:00 TG010302
> Norfolk 6 Spoonbill Titchwell RSPB on freshmarsh + 2 AD Curlew Sandpiper, 4 Spotted Redshank & Little Gull PE31 8BB TF759436
> Norfolk Honey Buzzard E/over Holt CP at midday NR25 6SP TG082375
> Norfolk Osprey Breydon Water SW/over North Wall mid mrng NR31 9QB TG464048
> Norfolk Sooty Shearwater E/past Sheringham at 09:10 NR26 8BQ TG159435
> Norfolk 1st Summer Little Gull Breydon Water + 2 Spotted Redshank NR31 9QB TG464048
> Norfolk 4 Common Crossbill SSW/of Wymondham over Eleven Mile Lane towards Wymondham at 10:15